ABC's winter schedule
by Isabelle Carreau, posted Dec 15th 2007 3:02PM
It was finally ABC's turn to unveil its winter schedule yesterday. There aren't many surprises in it except that Lost, as rumored, will now air on a new night and that Big Shots, who was benched last week, will get
Here is a summary of the press release:
- According to Jim returns to the small screen with a one-hour premiere (more precisely, two episodes back to back) on January 1 at 9 p.m.
- Big Shots gets yet another chance in its usual timeslot for a few weeks.
- Boston Legal remains in its timeslot.
- Carpoolers returns on Tuesdays at 9:30 p.m.
- Cashmere Mafia, a news series starring Lucy Liu, will premiere on Thursday January 3 and then go into its regular timeslot on Wednesday at 10 p.m. starting on January 9. It will air until February 27, at which time Men In Trees gets the timeslot.
- Dance War: Bruno vs. Carrie Ann, the Dancing with the Star spin off, will have its two-hour premiere on Monday, January 7, and air 90-minutes episodes the rest of the month.
- Dancing with the Stars returns on March 17.
- Eli Stone, a new series starring Victor Garber and Natasha Henstridge, will premiere on January 31 at 10 p.m.
- Extreme Makeover: Home Edition will continue to air on Sundays.
- Lost will air in Grey's Anatomy's timeslot, Thursdays at 9 p.m., starting January 31.
- Men in Trees gets a new timeslot on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. starting on February 27.
- Notes from the Underbelly will continue its run of new episodes at 9:30 p.m. on Mondays.
- October Road remains in the Monday at 10 p.m. timeslot.
- Oprah's Big Give will start its run on Sunday, March 2 at 9 p.m.
- Samantha Who? will be on a break throughout January. The comedy will return in February at 9 p.m. with fresh episodes.
- Supernanny will have a two-hour premiere on January 2 at 9 p.m.
- The Bachelor goes back to the dating world on March 17.
- Wife Swap returns on January 2 at 8 p.m.
ABC's schedule will also include repeats for shows like Ugly Betty, Grey's Anatomy, and Desperate Housewives. You can find the complete winter schedule at The Futon Critic.