LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- FOX has once again decided to rethink its summer plans as the network has made a few additional changes to its previously announced schedule.
The news marks the second time FOX has adjusted its summer slate since its original announcement (read the story) and the first since its revised schedule at its upfront presentation (read the story).
The new changes are as follows:
-- Encores of "Method & Red" will air Fridays at 8:30/7:30c beginning June 25 instead of Tuesdays at 8:30/7:30c starting June 22. In its place FOX will run repeats of "The Bernie Mac Show" as well as air additional episodes of "Bernie" on Fridays at 8:00/7:00c.
-- Half-hour clip shows "Totally Outrageous Behavior" and "World's Craziest Videos," last scheduled to run back-to-back on Friday nights beginning at 8:00/7:00c, have been shelved indefinitely.
To review, here's FOX's newly announced schedule for the next month:
Sunday, June 6
7:00/6:00c - "Oliver Beene: Idol Chatter" (OB-206)
7:30/6:30c - "King of the Hill: Rich Hank, Poor Hank" (Repeat, KH-721)
8:00/7:00c - "The Simpsons: My Big Fat Geek Wedding" (Repeat, SI-1512)
8:30/7:30c - "Arrested Development: Let 'Em Eat Cake" (ARR-122)
9:00/8:00c - "Malcolm in the Middle: Vegas" (Repeat, MIM-501)
9:30/8:30c - "Arrested Development: Pilot" (Repeat, ARR-101)
Monday, June 7
8:00/7:00c - "Movie: American Pie 2" (Repeat, FM-0409)
Tuesday, June 8
8:00/7:00c - "The Jury: Three Boys and a Gun" (JUR-103)
9:00/8:00c - "The Jury: The Honeymoon Suite" (JUR-102)
Wednesday, June 9
8:00/7:00c - "The Simple Life: Episode 101" (Repeat, LIF-101)
8:30/7:30c - "The Simple Life: Episode 106" (Repeat, LIF-106)
9:00/8:00c - "The Simple Life: Episode 107" (Repeat, LIF-107)
9:30/8:30c - "The Simple Life: Episode 110" (Repeat, LIF-110)
Thursday, June 10
8:00/7:00c - "That '70s Show: A Legal Matter" (Repeat, TSS-610)
8:30/7:30c - "That '70s Show: I Can See for Miles" (Repeat, TSS-611)
9:00/8:00c - "Tru Calling: Murder in the Morgue" (Repeat, TRU-109)
Friday, June 11
8:00/7:00c - "Malcolm in the Middle: Malcolm�s Job" (Repeat, MIM-506)
8:30/7:30c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Saving Sergeant Tompkins" (Repeat, MAC-307)
9:00/8:00c - "FOX News Special: A Farewell to President Ronald Reagan"
Saturday, June 12
8:00/7:00c - "Cops: Episode 1620" (Repeat, CP-1620)
8:30/7:30c - "Cops: Episode 1608" (Repeat, CP-1608)
9:00/8:00c - "America's Most Wanted" (MW-1734)
Sunday, June 13
7:00/6:00c - "Oliver Beene: Oliver and the Otters" (OB-209)
7:30/6:30c - "King of the Hill: Ceci N'est Pas Une King of the Hill" (Repeat, KH-803)
8:00/7:00c - "The Simpsons: Catch 'Em If You Can" (Repeat, SI-1514)
8:30/7:30c - "Arrested Development: Top Banana" (Repeat, ARR-102)
9:00/8:00c - "Malcolm in the Middle: Dewey's Special Class" (Repeat, MIM-519)
9:30/8:30c - "Arrested Development: Storming the Castle" (Repeat, ARR-109)
Monday, June 14
8:00/7:00c - "North Shore: Pilot" (NSH-101)
9:00/8:00c - "The Casino: Episode 101" (CAS-101)
Tuesday, June 15
8:00/7:00c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Five Stages of Bryana" (MAC-316)
8:30/7:30c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Eye of the Tiger" (Repeat, MAC-309)
9:00/8:00c - "The Jury: Mail Order Mystery" (JUR-104)
Wednesday, June 16
8:00/7:00c - "The Simple Life: Episode 201" (LIF-201)
8:30/7:30c - "Quintuplets: Pilot" (QU-101)
9:00/8:00c - "The Simple Life: Episode 202" (LIF-202)
9:30/8:30c - "Method & Red: Pilot" (MAR-101)
Thursday, June 17
8:00/7:00c - "North Shore: Pilot" (Encore, NSH-101)
9:00/8:00c - "Tru Calling: The Longest Day" (Repeat, TRU-112)
Friday, June 18
8:00/7:00c - "The Jury: Three Boys and a Gun" (Encore, JUR-103)
9:00/8:00c - "The Jury: The Honeymoon Suite" (Encore, JUR-102)
Saturday, June 19
8:00/7:00c - "Cops: Episode 1621" (Repeat, CP-1621)
8:30/7:30c - "Cops: Episode 1610" (Repeat, CP-1610)
9:00/8:00c - "America's Most Wanted" (MW-1735)
Sunday, June 20
7:00/6:00c - "Oliver Beene: Kissing Babies" (OB-204)
7:30/6:30c - "King of the Hill: After the Mold Rush" (Repeat, KH-719)
8:00/7:00c - "The Simpsons: Simple Simpson" (Repeat, SI-1515)
8:30/7:30c - "Arrested Development: Bringing Up Buster" (Repeat, ARR-103)
9:00/8:00c - "Malcolm in the Middle: Lois' Sister" (Repeat, MIM-513)
9:30/8:30c - "Quintuplets: Pilot" (Encore, QU-101)
Monday, June 21
8:00/7:00c - "North Shore: Tessa" (NSH-102)
9:00/8:00c - "The Casino: Episode 102" (CAS-102)
Tuesday, June 22
8:00/7:00c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Go Bernie, It's Your Birthday" (MAC-321)
8:30/7:30c - "Method & Red: Pilot" (Encore, MAR-101)
9:00/8:00c - "The Jury: Bangers" (JUR-105)
Wednesday, June 23
8:00/7:00c - "That '70s Show: Substitute" (Repeat, TSS-619)
8:30/7:30c - "Quintuplets: Quintagious" (QU-102)
9:00/8:00c - "The Simple Life: Episode 203" (LIF-203)
9:30/8:30c - "Method & Red: The Article" (MAR-102)
Thursday, June 24
8:00/7:00c - "North Shore: Tessa" (Encore, NSH-102)
9:00/8:00c - "Tru Calling: Drop Dead Gorgeous" (Repeat, TRU-113)
Friday, June 25
8:00/7:00c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Laughing Matters" (Repeat, MAC-303)
8:30/7:30c - "Method & Red: The Article" (Encore, MAR-102)
9:00/8:00c - "The Jury: Mail Order Mystery" (Encore, JUR-104)
Saturday, June 26
8:00/7:00c - "Cops: Episode 1621" (Repeat, CP-1614)
8:30/7:30c - "Cops: Episode 1610" (Repeat, CP-1629)
9:00/8:00c - "America's Most Wanted" (MW-1736)
Sunday, June 27
7:00/6:00c - "Oliver Beene: Dibs" (OB-202)
7:30/6:30c - "King of the Hill: That's What She Said" (Repeat, KH-806)
8:00/7:00c - "The Simpsons: Co-Dependent's Day" (Repeat, SI-1510)
8:30/7:30c - "Arrested Development: Visiting Ours" (Repeat, ARR-104)
9:00/8:00c - "Malcolm in the Middle: Block Party" (Repeat, MIM-508)
9:30/8:30c - "Quintuplets: Quintagious" (Encore, QU-102)
Monday, June 28
8:00/7:00c - "North Shore: Surprise Party" (NSH-103)
9:00/8:00c - "The Casino: Episode 103" (CAS-103)
Tuesday, June 29
8:00/7:00c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Thanksgiving" (MAC-302)
8:30/7:30c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Family Reunion" (Repeat, MAC-310)
9:00/8:00c - "The Jury: Last Rites" (JUR-108)
Wednesday, June 30
8:00/7:00c - "That '70s Show: Squeezebox" (Repeat, TSS-620)
8:30/7:30c - "Quintuplets: Lord of the Cell" (QU-103)
9:00/8:00c - "The Simple Life: Episode 204" (LIF-204)
9:30/8:30c - "Method & Red: Well, Well, Well" (MAR-103)
Thursday, July 1
8:00/7:00c - "North Shore: Surprise Party" (Encore, NSH-103)
9:00/8:00c - "Tru Calling: Daddy's Girl" (Repeat, TRU-114)
Friday, July 2
8:00/7:00c - "The Bernie Mac Show: Love Bug" (Repeat, MAC-311)
8:30/7:30c - "Method & Red: Well, Well, Well" (Encore, MAR-103)
9:00/8:00c - "The Jury: Bangers" (Encore, JUR-105)
Saturday, July 3
7:00/6:00c - "NASCAR 2004: Pepsi 400" (SP-0501)
NEW EPISODE DESCRIPTIONS
(listed in order of air date)
THE TRUTH WILL NOT SET YOU FREE
ON �OLIVER BEENE� SUNDAY, JUNE 6, ON FOX
Jerry and Charlotte decide to throw a huge bash so that their neighbors, the O�Shaughnessy�s, will reciprocate and invite them to their annual yacht party, but when another neighbor decides to compete by throwing a party at the same time�Jerry tells a big lie. In order to entice everyone to come to their party he tells them that a famous comedian will entertain at his shindig. Meanwhile, not wanting to be humiliated by their father�s secret, Ted and Oliver go in search of the comedian and beg him to entertain the idea of actually going to the Beene�s house in the �Idol Chatter� episode of OLIVER BEENE Sunday, June 6 (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (OB-206) (TV-PG L)
Guest Cast: Maggie Grace as Elke
GEORGE SR. MAKES A RUN FOR THE BORDER
ON THE SEASON FINALE OF �ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT�
SUNDAY, JUNE 6, ON FOX
Henry Winkler Guest-Stars
When George Sr. has a heart attack, the family heads to the hospital only to discover he�s escaped and is heading for Mexico in the stolen staircar with Kitty. Meanwhile, Lindsay decides to leave Tobias until a book he wrote a long time ago becomes a gay bestseller, and Buster and Annyong compete over women on the �Let �Em Eat Cake� episode of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Sunday, June 6 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (ARR-122) (TV-PG D, L, V, S)
Guest Cast: Henry Winkler as Barry Zuckerhorn, Justin Lee as Annyong, Judy Greer as Kitty, John Beard as Himself, Stacy Glenrock Woods as Trisha Thoon, Matt Walsh as D.A. and Alessandra Toreson as Ann.
THE VERDICT IS IN �
�THE JURY� PREMIERES WITH BACK-TO-BACK EPISODES
�THE JURY� MUST DECIDE THE FATE OF A 15-YEAR-OLD BOY
TUESDAY, JUNE 8, ON FOX
In the first episode of the series premiere, 15-year-old Andrew Gutierrez is on trial as an adult for the murder of a 12-year-old boy. In the jury room, tempers fly as the jurors must decide this young boy�s fate in the episode �Three Boys and a Gun.� Tune in on Tuesday, June 8 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (JUR-103) (TV-PG L)
�THE JURY� MUST DECIDE
IF A GIRL�S DEATH IS A CASE OF SUICIDE OR MURDER
ON TUESDAY, JUNE 8, ON FOX
In the second series-premiere episode, a girl is dead, shot through the head, and her boyfriend is found standing over her body. He claims it was a suicide pact that was interrupted, while the prosecution claims it was the act of a jealous boyfriend. The jury must decide whether this is a �Romeo and Juliet�-style tragedy or a murder. Tune in as the jury members are faced with one of the most difficult decisions they will ever have to make on �The Honeymoon Suite� episode of THE JURY airing Tuesday, June 8 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (JUR-102) (TV-14 L, V)
OLIVER ROCKS OUT
ON "OLIVER BEENE" SUNDAY, JUNE 13, ON FOX
Oliver comes to the realization that if he wants to impress his crush, he needs a new M.O. So, when he finds out that she falls for singers, he decides to start his own rock 'n' roll group. Meanwhile, Ted continues to try and impress Elke, but at his wrestling tournament he learns his lesson the hard way in the "Oliver and the Otters" episode of OLIVER BEENE Sunday, June 13 (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (OB-209) (TV-PG).
Guest Cast: Maggie Grace as Elke
SURF'S UP WHEN "NORTH SHORE"
PREMIERES MONDAY, JUNE 14, ON FOX
Intrigue abounds at The Grand Waimea Hotel, an exclusive escape for its wealthy, beautiful and powerful clientele. At the center of this one-hour ensemble series is Jason Matthews, a Hawaii native and the popular General Manager who makes sure his guests receive 5-star treatment and that his employees do whatever it takes to get the job done. With the arrival of Nicole Booth, the hotel's new Director of Guest Relations, Jason's world is turned upside-down � not only in their new working relationship, but also because of their failed romance. From opposite worlds, Jason and Nicole both have a lot to prove � to themselves, to each other and to hotel owner Vincent Colville, who must ensure that their past relationship and unresolved feelings do not interfere with running The Grand Waimea. Rounding out the hotel staff are waitress MJ Bevans, adventure entrepreneur Chris Remsen, bartender Frankie Seau, lifeguard Gabriel Miller and concierge Tessa Lewis part of a diverse group of friends, thrill-seekers, former con artists and dreamers in paradise, who have dramatic lives of their own. Intrigue and excitement await the guests at The Grand Waimea on the series premiere of NORTH SHORE Monday, June 14 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (NSH-101) (TV-14 L, S)
Guest Cast: Brittany Daniel as Cari Layne.
PLACE YOUR BETS ON "THE CASINO" SERIES PREMIERE
MONDAY, JUNE 14, ON FOX
The premiere episode of this unscripted series from executive producer Mark Burnett ("Survivor" and "The Apprentice") introduces Timothy Poster and Thomas Breitling � two dotcom millionaires who are taking the gamble of lifetime when they fulfill a lifelong dream of owning a casino. This series will provide an extraordinary 24/7 behind-the-scenes look at the real-life drama unfolding at the Golden Nugget Las Vegas, Hotel and Casino, as new owners Tim and Tom attempt to bring back the glory of its "Rat Pack" heyday. The two are now betting that they can revitalize this landmark casino, built in 1946, and return the luster that once made it one of the hottest places in Las Vegas on the series premiere of THE CASINO airing Monday, June 14 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (CAS-101) (TV-PG D, L).
BRYANA TURNING INTO THE "BAD SEED"
ON "THE BERNIE MAC SHOW"
TUESDAY, JUNE 15, ON FOX
Bernie and Wanda struggle with how to discipline Bryana when she begins to change from their adorable baby girl into a bratty little bully. They consult a child therapist to determine what is making her suddenly throw tantrums, become a bully at school and fight with her siblings at home. Meanwhile, Bernie buys Bryana a guinea pig but it's Wanda who ends up taking care of the pet and eventually bonding with it on the "Five Stages of Bryana" episode of THE BERNIE MAC SHOW Tuesday, June 15 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (MAC-316) (TV-PG L)
Guest Cast: Simbi Kali Williams as therapist Ellen Brock
A MAN GOES ON TRIAL
FOR THE MURDER OF HIS MAIL-ORDER BRIDE
ON "THE JURY" JUNE 15 ON FOX
When a mysterious man (guest star Tom Atkins) goes on trial for the murder of his mail-order bride, the members of the jury find themselves considering their own personal relationship experiences while deciding the fate of the defendant in a case with no substantial evidence but the victim's dead body in the "Mail Order Mystery" episode of THE JURY on Tuesday, June 15 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (JUR-104) (TV-PG L, V)
Guest Cast: Ami Brabson as Alison Trivas, Patrice Oneal as Adam Walker, Tom Atkins as Boyd Kingman, T.V. Carpio as Esme Kingman, Richard Easton as Charles Delaney, Leslie Ayvazian as Lynette Bradwell, Peter Rini as Daniel Cantor, Wayne Kasserman as Luis Clar, Nancy Giles as Tamira Davis.
PARIS HILTON AND NICOLE RICHIE GO FROM THE JETSTREAM
TO THE AIRSTREAM ON THE PREMIERE OF
"THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP" WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, ON FOX
The premiere follows Paris and Nicole as they leave behind their lavish lifestyles in Miami Beach and hit the road for the ultimate month-long adventure. The girls must navigate their way through toll booth operators and empty gas tanks as they strike a pose and work their magic to finagle money from unassuming strangers. When Paris and Nicole make it to their first stop, the Batten Family Ranch, they saddle up for a bumpy horseback ride that leads Paris to the trauma center on the premiere episode "201" of THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP Wednesday, June 16 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (LIF-201) (TV-14 D, L)
THE CHASE QUINTS THROW A RAGER ON THE SERIES PREMIERE OF "QUINTUPLETS" WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, ON FOX
Bob and Carol Chase attempt to balance raising wildly different teenage quintuplets and having a life of their own. When Bob takes Carol to see "the Boss" in concert, the kids decide to take advantage of the situation and throw a party. At the party, Patton and Pearce get caught in a compromising dental situation, while Parker realizes his brothers mean more to him than a hot girl. Penny meets a boy who is just as misunderstood and angry as she is, and Paige revels in male attention on the series premiere "Pilot" episode of QUINTUPLETS Wednesday, June 16 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (QU-101) (TV-PG D, S)
Guest cast: Ashlee Turner as Brooke; Tiffany Thorton as Stacy; Richard Keith as Roger; Robert Torti as Jake; Greg Benson as Dr. Donald and Amanda Swisten as Joella.
PARIS HILTON AND NICOLE RICHIE HIT ROCK BOTTOM ON
"THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP" WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, ON FOX
On their second stop, Paris and Nicole get jobs at the Weeki Wachee Springs, Florida's famous mermaid water park. While training for the big underwater show, Paris must find her inner-mermaid and Nicole must come out of her shell as the show-stopping turtle. Back at the trailer park, the girls baby-sit their boss's daughter and an innocent game of hide-and-seek takes an unexpected turn on episode "202" of THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP Wednesday, June 16 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (LIF-202) (TV-14 D, L)
THE SERIES PREMIERE OF "METHOD & RED"
PUTS THE "URBAN" IN SUBURBAN
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, ON FOX
Real life rappers/actors Method Man and Redman portray fictionalized versions of themselves in this new comedy series. After making it big in the music industry, Method & Red move into the affluent and quiet Nottingshire Estates to provide the ultimate in luxury and comfort for Method's hard-working, no-nonsense mother Dorothea. In the series opener, Method & Red must face off against Nancy Blaford, the community realtor who wants nothing more than to evict the two larger-than-life rappers in the "Pilot" episode of METHOD & RED Wednesday, June 16 (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (MAR-101) (TV-PG D, L)
OLIVER AND JOYCE SITTING IN A TREE-- K-I-S-S-I-N-G!
ON "OLIVER BEENE" SUNDAY, JUNE 20, ON FOX
Oliver is invited to his first make-out party, so Ted shows him how to perfect the childhood ritual of spin-the-bottle. However, at the party things take a turn for the worse when Oliver ends up paired with Joyce. Meanwhile, Charlotte is on spin control when she runs against Stitt for Tenant Association President in the "Kissing Babies" episode of OLIVER BEENE Sunday, June 20 (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (OB-204) (TV-PG).
Guest Cast: Ethan Phillips as Stitt
TESSA LEWIS CHECKS INTO THE "NORTH SHORE"
MONDAY, JUNE 21, ON FOX
The Grand Waimea gains a new employee when Tessa Lewis, a down-on-her-luck yet conniving guest, is abandoned by her abusive boyfriend and given a second chance by Jason, who offers her a job as a hotel maid. But Tessa has her sights on the concierge position, and by saving the day with an important guest, quickly finds herself in Vincent's good graces and acquiring the title she desires. Meanwhile, Nicole and Jason struggle to find a professional and personal balance and MJ and Chris succumb to their undeniable chemistry on the NORTH SHORE episode "Tessa" Monday, June 21 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (NSH-102) (TV-TBA)
TIM & TOM WELCOME "THE WHALE OF MANDALAY" TO THE GOLDEN NUGGET
AND A VACATIONING COUPLE TESTS THE BOUNDARIES OF THEIR RELATIONSHIP ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF "THE CASINO"
MONDAY, JUNE 21, ON FOX
Series Created and Executive-Produced by Mark Burnett
High roller Geoff Mills arrives at the Golden Nugget hoping to cash in on the best odds in Vegas, but his luck takes a turn for the worse. Driven to the brink, he oversteps his bounds during a high-stakes card game and Tim and Tom must step in to protect their gaming license. Meanwhile, sexy swingers make one young couple an enticing offer that puts their marriage to the test in the all-new episode of THE CASINO airing Monday, June 21 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (CAS-102) (TV-TBA)
IT'S HIS PARTY AND HE'LL CRY IF HE WANTS TO �
ON "THE BERNIE MAC SHOW" TUESDAY, JUNE 22, ON FOX
George Clinton and Parliament & Funkadelic Guest-Star in All-New Episode
Bernie's turning 40-something and instead of getting everything he wants � his day ends up being a disaster. He gets electrocuted by an old lady, forced to be a clown at a child's birthday party, and sent shopping for his own present! But it's all because his family has planned a big surprise party on the "Go Bernie, It's Your Birthday" episode of THE BERNIE MAC SHOW Tuesday, June 22 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (MAC-321) (TV-TBA)
Guest Stars: George Clinton and Parliament & Funkadelic
A MAN GOES ON TRIAL
FOR THE MURDER OF HIS MAIL-ORDER BRIDE
ON "THE JURY" JUNE 22 ON FOX
The jurors are faced with a tough decision, as two men (guest stars Sean Nelson and Dennis White) stand trial for the shooting death of a neighborhood woman. The prosecution claims that Olivia Clarkson was shot because she tried to stop the defendant's gang-related drug deal in the lobby of her apartment building. During the trial, three members of the jury are visited by the leader of the defendant's gang. The jurors must determine whether there is enough evidence to convict these two men in the "Bangers" episode of THE JURY on Tuesday, June 22 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (JUR-105) (TV-TBA)
Guest Cast: Patrice Oneal as Adam Walker, Olga Merediz as Leticia Schikert, Darien Sills-Evans as Bennett Clarkson, Nikki James as Myra Clarkson, Sandra Mills Scott as Olivia Clarkson, Daryl Edwards as Jarrett Jones, Andrea Royo as Naadia Azhar, Kelly Hutchinson as Patricia Bacon, Toni Lewis as Mary Gibson, Stephen Sable as Bob Jin-Ho, Pippa Pearthree as Rose Magette, Michael Benjamen Washington as Darius Myles, Bruce Macvittie as Mike Ptacek, Ray Santiago as Harry Rivera, Ty Jones as Wade Unseld, Frankie Faison as Nick Van Lier, Mara Hobel as Marianne Zancanarro.
THE QUINTS LEARN ABOUT BEDSIDE MANNERS
WHEN THEY GET THE FLU
ON "QUINTUPLETS" WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, ON FOX
When Penny gets the flu, the entire household goes into panic mode and she is quarantined in the basement. Paige, Carol, Parker and Patton shortly join April, leaving Bob alone with Pearce. Pearce commits the ultimate sacrifice and infects himself in the "Quintagious" episode of QUINTUPLETS Wednesday, June 23 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (QU-102) (TV-TBA)
THE GIRLS CLEAN HOUSE AT CALIENTE NUDIST COLONY ON
"THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP" WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, ON FOX
Paris and Nicole have to come clean when they work as maids at the Caliente Nudist Colony. Not only are they working hard, but they learn some valuable lessons, like the meaning of "termination," how to accept their bodies, and why there are mirrors on the ceiling on episode "203" of THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP Wednesday, June 23 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (LIF-203) (TV-TBA)
METH & RED PROTECT THEIR REPS ON "METHOD & RED"
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, ON FOX
When a leading magazine writer visits Method & Red's mansion to observe their rapper lifestyle, the duo fear that the writer will portray them as "soft" when he discovers that Dorothea lives with them and Skylar has invited them to his birthday party, so the pair concoct a plan to harden-up their image on "The Article" episode of METHOD & RED Wednesday, June 23 (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (MAR-102) (TV-TBA)
Guest Cast: Jeremiah Birkett as Dupree; Dale Godboldo as Keith Debeetham; Arif Kinchen as Downtown Clowny Brown.
OLIVER CALLS DIBS ON SWEDISH EXCHANGE STUDENT
ON "OLIVER BEENE," SUNDAY, JUNE 27, ON FOX
Oliver believes he has rights over his brother Ted to Elke, the hot Swedish exchange student who moves in across the hall, because he spotted her first. Then Ted evokes "dibs" � the most sacred of all "Kids' Rules" which every kid must abide by � so Oliver devises a plan to break Ted's dibs, thereby clearing the way for a romantic evening for him and Elke. The real trouble comes when Oliver gets what he wants. Meanwhile Jerry and Charlotte try to put some spark back into their lives by returning to the nightclub they use to frequent when they were dating. The place has changed and is now a beat poetry and jazz joint. They don't appreciate the change at all until the smell of "burning leaves" starts to permeate the place and turns the "noise" into rapturous music on the "Dibs" episode of OLIVER BEENE Sunday, June 27 (7:00-7:30 PM PT) on FOX. (OB-202) (TV-PG L)
Guest Cast: Maggie Grace as Elke
CLASH OF THE ISLANDS: MANHATTAN INVADES
THE "NORTH SHORE"
MONDAY, JUNE 28, ON FOX
Nicole is both surprised and a little frightened when her Manhattan circle of party-girls and trust-fund friends make their way to the islands for a surprise birthday party in her honor. While Nicole's best-friend, Eva, causes havoc across the island with her over-spending, over-drinking and repeated attempts to convince Jason that Nicole is totally O.K. with her making a play for him, Tessa is put in a precarious position when one of the hotel's female guests wants Vincent Colville sent up to her room for dessert. Meanwhile, MJ is convinced that Nicole shares the same values as her snobby friends and Gabriel is tempted by a Prada-wearing hottie on the NORTH SHORE episode "Surprise Party" Monday, June 28 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (NSH-103) (TV-TBA)
Guest Cast: Erin Carter as Eva, Tom Parker as Carter, Jennifer Alden as Christy, Mia Korf as Maya, Stephen Quinn as Seve and Massimo Galluzzo as Piero.
TIM AND TOM FIND THEMSELVES OVERWHELMED WITH HIGH ROLLERS;
A YOUNG WOMAN STRUGGLES TO MAINTAIN HER INNOCENCE IN SIN CITY;
AND A BLACKJACK DEALER TRIES TO ESCAPE THE PIT
ON AN ALL-NEW "THE CASINO" MONDAY, JUNE 28, ON FOX
Series Created and Executive Produced by Mark Burnett
A fresh-faced beauty arrives at the Golden Nugget looking for her big break, but soon learns the real meaning of "sin city" from a questionable couple. Tim and Tom find themselves battling to keep their high rollers from cleaning out the Golden Nugget. And a young dealer makes his bid to break free from the pit in an all-new episode of THE CASINO airing Monday, June 28 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (CAS-103) (TV-TBA).
THANKSGIVING TRADITION IS RUINED WHEN VANESSA BECOMES A VEGETARIAN ON "THE BERNIE MAC SHOW" TUESDAY, JUNE 29, ON FOX
Bernie is thankful that Vanessa is doing well in school due to the support of her teacher, Mr. Diggs. But when Mr. Diggs' influence turns her into a vegetarian, a jealous Bernie puts his foot down. Meanwhile, Jordan makes Bryana dread her first year sitting at the kids' table at Thanksgiving on the "Thanksgiving" episode of THE BERNIE MAC SHOW Tuesday, June 29 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (MAC-302) (TV-TBA)
Guest Cast: Don Franklin as Mr. Diggs.
A MAN GOES ON TRIAL FOR THE MURDER OF PRISON CHAPLAIN
ON "THE JURY" JUNE 29 ON FOX
"Oz" Cast Reunites as the Jury
Inmate Kevin Dwyer is on trial for the murder of Father Wallace, who was the chaplain at the prison where Dwyer was already serving time for murder. During a prison riot, Father Wallace was fatally struck in the head. ADA James Byron Milton, who is prosecuting the case, contends that during the riot, Dwyer took the opportunity to kill Father Wallace, against whom he held a grudge. Megan Delaney, the defense attorney on the case, argues that a surveillance tape is blacked out during the crucial five minutes when Father Wallace dies, and that the only witness is a convicted liar. The jurors � played by Tom Fontana's "Oz" cast � find themselves determining whether there is enough evidence to convict this man in the "Last Rites" episode of THE JURY on Tuesday, June 29 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (JUR-108) (TV-TBA)
Guest Cast: Joe Morton as ADA James Byron Milton, Patrice Oneal as Adam Walker, Olga Merediz as Leticia Schikert, Jenna Lamia as Christine Britton, George Morfogen as Lewis Gold, Carlo Alban as Douglas Hidaka, Betty Buckley as Carla Kohler, Stephanie Pope as Larue Martin, Scott Winters as John McCarthy, Jon Seda as Victor Torres, Craig Grant a.k.a. Mums as Curtice Redding, Elain Graham as Shawna Springs, J.K. Simmons as Ron Stalsukilis, Eamonn Walker as Ted Truziak and Natazcia Diaz as Veronica Vides.
CAN YOU HEAR THE QUINTS?
ON "QUINTUPLETS" WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30, ON FOX
When Bob wins a cell phone, the quints compete over who will get to use it by doing chores. When Bob starts to abuse his power and has the quints giving him head massages and pedicures, the kids go on strike. Bob and Carol attempt to defeat them in a battle of wills on the "Lord of the Cell" episode of QUINTUPLETS Wednesday, June 30 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (QU-103) (TV-TBA)
PARIS AND NICOLE LINK TOGETHER
WHEN THEY GET JOBS AS SAUSAGE MAKERS
ON "THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP" WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30, ON FOX
On their next stop, the girls stay with a new host family and Nicole butts heads with the obnoxious eldest son. When the conflict between them escalates, Nicole gives him a taste of his own medicine. Meanwhile, the girls get new jobs making sausages and vow to never eat them again on episode "204" of THE SIMPLE LIFE 2: ROAD TRIP Wednesday, June 30 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (LIF-204) (TV-TBA)
METH & RED GO THROUGH THE FIRE TO GET CHAKA KHAN TO PERFORM
AT DOROTHEA'S ANNIVERSARY PARTY ON "METHOD & RED"
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30, ON FOX
Special Guest Stars Chaka Khan and Kenny Loggins
In honor of Dorothea's 25th anniversary at the tollbooth, Red promises to get Chaka Khan to perform at the party. Meanwhile, Kenny Loggins' No. 1 fan, Nancy, holds all the power (literally) when the electricity goes out hours before the gathering, and it's up to Meth to swallow his pride and set things straight on the "Well, Well, Well" episode of METHOD & RED Wednesday, June 30 (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (MAR-103) (TV-TBA)
Guest Cast: Lahmard Tate as Lil' Bit; Jeremiah Birkett as Dupree; Chaka Khan as herself; Kenny Loggins as himself; Alexander Folk as Elvin; Maurice G. Smith As Skinny Jack.
This article was updated on Friday, June 11 with additional information.