[07/27/09 - 03:39 PM]
ABC Adds "Bachelorette" Encore, Keeps "Shark Tank" on Sundays
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- ABC is giving viewers a second chance to see tonight's season finale of "The Bachelorette."

The two-hour installment will rebroadcast tomorrow night at 8:00/7:00c, leading into the all-new "After the Finale Rose" special at 10:00/9:00c.

The move bumps "The Superstars" season finale to next Tuesday, August 4 at 8:00/7:00c. "Better Off Ted" will then wrap its freshman run with back-to-back installments on Tuesday, August 11 starting at 9:00/8:00c.

To recap:

Tuesday, July 28
8:00/7:00c - "The Bachelorette" (Encore of Season Finale)
10:00/9:00c - "The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose"

Tuesday, August 4
8:00/7:00c - "The Superstars" (90-Minute Season Finale)
9:30/8:30c - "Scrubs" (Repeat)
10:00/9:00c - "Primetime: Family Secrets" (Season Finale)

Tuesday, August 11
8:00/7:00c - "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire"
9:00/8:00c - "Better Off Ted" (One-Hour Season Finale)
10:00/9:00c - "Primetime: The Outsiders" (Season Premiere)

Separately, the Alphabet has also confirmed newcomer "Shark Tank," due on August 9, will stay put in the Sunday, 9:00/8:00c hour for the rest of the summer. The network had previously planned to shift the series to its fall home of Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c starting August 25. Said change will now take place on September 29.

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