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Midseason Grid

A guide to the broadcast network's midseason schedules 12/02/2008 08:06:00 PM Eastern

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**New show are in Blue
**Show that switched network in Red


Midseason Grid
Networks 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00
Monday
   The Bachelor (Premiere, Jan. 5, 8-10 p.m.)
The Bachelor (Reg. Time Period, Jan. 12, 8-9:30 p.m.)
Dancing With the Stars (Premiere, Mar. 9, 8-10 p.m.)
Dancing With the Stars (Mar. 30, 8-9:30 p.m.)
Samantha Who?
(Jan. 12)
True Beauty
(Series Premiere, Jan. 5)

Castle
(Series Premiere Mar. 9)

 
Superstars of Dance (Regular Time Period Jan. 5)
Chuck (Feb. 2, 8-9 p.m.)
Heroes (Feb. 2, 9-10 p.m.)
Momma's Boys (Jan. 5)
Medium (Feb. 2)
 
 
Big Bang Theory How I Met Your Mother Two And a Half Men Worst Week CSI: Miami
  Tostito's Fiesta Bowl (Jan. 5, 7:30 p.m. --)
24 (Season Premiere, Part 2, Jan. 12, 8-10 p.m.)
House (Time Period Premiere, Jan. 19)

24 (Time period premiere, Jan. 19)
 
Gossip Girl (Jan. 5) One Tree Hill  (Jan. 5)
Networks 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00
Tuesday
   According To Jim (New Time Period Premiere, Jan. 6) According To Jim (Jan. 6) Scrubs (Season Premiere, Jan. 6)

Dancing With the Stars Results Show (Premiere, Mar. 17, 9-10 p.m.)

Scrubs (Jan. 6) Primetime: What Would You Do? (Season Premiere, Jan. 6)

Cupid (Series Premiere -- Mar. 24)

 
The Biggest Loser: Couples (Jan. 6)

Dateline  NBC: Presidential Inauguration Special (Jan. 20, 9-11 p.m.)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (Jan. 6)
 
 
NCIS The Mentalist Without A Trace
  American Idol (Season Premiere, Part 1 -- Jan. 13 8-10 p.m.)

American Idol (Time Period Premiere -- Jan. 20)       

Fringe (Jan. 20)
 
90210 (Jan. 6) Privileged (Jan. 6)
Reaper (Mar. 17)
Networks 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00
Wednesday
   Lost (Repeat of 3-Hour Previous Season Finale, Jan. 14, 8-11 p.m.)
Lost (Special 3-Hour Lost Premiere Event:, Jan. 21: Clip Show 8-9 p.m.;  Season Premiere, 9-11 p.m.)
TBA (Jan. 28)
Lost (Regular Time Period, Jan. 28)  Life on Mars
(Jan. 28)
The Unusuals  (Series Premiere, April 8)
 
Knight Rider (Jan. 7)
TBA (New Shows Beginning Mar. 4) 
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (Encores, Jan. 7)
Life (Feb. 4)
Law & Order (Jan. 7)
 
 
New Adventures Of Old Christine Gary Unmarried Criminal Minds CSI: NY
  American Idol (Season Premiere Part 2 -- Jan. 14, 8-10 p.m.)

American Idol (Time Period Premiere, Jan. 21)

Lie to Me (Series Premiere, Jan. 21)
  13 – Fear Is Real (Series Premiere, Jan, 7) 90210 (Encore Episodes, Jan. 7)
Networks 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00
Thursday
   Ugly Betty (Jan. 8) Grey's Anatomy (Jan. 8) Private Practice
(New Day/Time Period Premiere, Jan. 8)
 
My Name Is Earl Jan. 8) Kath & Kim
(Jan. 8)
The Office
(Jan. 8)
30 Rock
(Jan. 8)
ER (Returns Jan. 8)
(Series Finale, Mar. 12)
 
 
Survivor 18 (Premiere, Feb. 12) CSI (Feb.12) Eleventh Hour (Feb.12)

Harper's Island (Series Premiere, Apr. 9)

  Fed Ex Orange Bowl (Jan. 1, 7:30 p.m.)
Fed Ex BCS Nat'l Championship (Jan. 8, 7:30 p.m.)
Bones (Jan. 15)
Kitchen Nightmares (Jan. 15)

Hell's Kitchen (Season Premiere, Jan. 29)

 
Smallville (Jan. 15) Supernatural (Jan. 15)
Networks 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00
Friday
   Wife Swap (Jan. 9) Supernanny (Jan. 9) 20/20 (Jan. 9)
 
Howie Do It (series premiere Jan. 9)

Friday Night Lights (Jan. 16)
Kings (Two hour series premiere Mar. 19)
Dateline NBC (Dec. 5)
Kings (Reg time Mar. 26)
 
 
Ghost Whisperer (Jan. 9) Flashpoint (Series Premiere -- Jan. 9) Numb3rs (Jan. 9)
  Allstate Sugar Bowl (Jan. 2, 7:30 p.m. --)

Fox Movie Special: Bruce Almighty (Jan. 9, 8-10 p.m.)

Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?
 (Jan 16)

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (Time period premiere Feb. 13)

Don't Forget the Lyrics! (Jan 16)

Dollhouse (Series Premiere, Feb. 13)

 
Everybody Hates Chris (Jan. 9) The Game
(Jan. 9)
13 -- Fear Is Real (Episode Encores, Jan. 9)
Networks 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00
Saturday
  
 
Law & Order and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (Encores, Jan. 10)
 
 
Game Show In My Head (Premiere,  Jan. 3) Game Show In My Head (Jan. 3) Crimetime Saturday (Jan. 3) 48 Hours Mystery
(Jan. 3)
  Cops (Jan. 3) Cops (Jan. 3) America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (Jan. 3)
 
Networks 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00
Sunday
   America's Funniest Home Videos (Jan. 11) Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
(Jan. 11)
Desperate Housewives
(Jan. 11)
Brothers & Sisters
(Jan. 11)
 
Saturday Night Live Sports Extra (Jan. 4, 7-9 p.m.)

Super Bowl XLIII (Feb. 1)

The Golden Globe Awards (Jan. 11, 8-11 pm.) Superstars Dance (Premiere, Jan. 4, 9-11 p.m.)

Saturday Night Live Film Festival
(Jan. 18, 9-11 p.m.)

The Last Templar
-- (Jan. 25 and Jan. 26)

Special: The Office (Feb. 1, 10-30-11:30 p.m., after Super Bowl)

XIII
(Feb. 8 and 15,  9-11 p.m.)

Celebrity Apprentice (Mar. 1 9-11 p.m.)

 
 
60 Minutes (Feb. 15) The Amazing Race 14 (Premiere, Feb. 15) Cold Case (Feb. 15) The Unit (Feb. 15)
  Hole In the Wall (Jan. 18) Hole in Wall (Jan. 18) 24 (Season Premiere, Part 1,  Jan. 11, 8-10 p.m.)
The Simpsons (Jan. 18)
King Of The Hill
(Jan. 18)
Family Guy
(Jan. 18)
American Dad
(Jan. 18)
 
March