[07/13/10 - 02:43 PM]
Exclusive: FOX Sets Summer Finales
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- With the launch dates for its fall lineup set (read the story), FOX has finalized the remainder of its summer schedule - including finale dates for its original series.

"The Good Guys" will wrap its summer run on Monday, August 23 at 9:00/8:00c with lead-in "Lie to Me" doing the same on Monday, August 30 at 8:00/7:00c with a two-hour finale. The following two Mondays - September 6 and September 13 - FOX will fill the night with back-to-back "House" repeats.

Repeats of "The Good Guys" however will continue on Fridays at 9:00/8:00c through September 17 with "Human Target" encores leading off the night beginning September 3.

Newcomer "Masterchef" will then sign off on Wednesday, September 15 at 8:00/7:00c while, as previously announced, "Hell's Kitchen" and "So You Think You Can Dance" will conclude their respective seventh seasons on Tuesday, August 10 and Thursday, August 12.

Here's a full breakdown of FOX's remaining summer lineup:

Mondays (through August 23)*
8:00/7:00c - "Lie to Me"
9:00/8:00c - "The Good Guys"

* except August 9 due to "Teen Choice 2010"

Monday, August 30
8:00/7:00c - "Lie to Me" (Two-Hour Season Finale)

Mondays (September 6-13)
8:00/7:00c - "House" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "House" (Repeats)

Monday, September 20
8:00/7:00c - "House" (Season Premiere)
9:00/8:00c - "Lonestar" (Series Premiere)

Tuesdays (July 27-August 10)
8:00/7:00c - "Hell's Kitchen"
9:00/8:00c - "Masterchef"

Tuesdays (August 17-September 14)
8:00/7:00c - "Glee" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "Glee" (Repeats)

Tuesday, September 21
8:00/7:00c - "Glee" (Season Premiere)
9:00/8:00c - "Raising Hope" (Series Premiere)
9:30/8:30c - "Running Wilde" (Series Premiere)

Wednesdays (through August 11)
8:00/7:00c - "So You Think You Can Dance" (Two-Hours)

Wednesdays (August 18-September 15)
8:00/7:00c - "Masterchef" (Two-Hours)

Wednesdays (September 22-October 13)
8:00/7:00c - "Hell's Kitchen" (New Season, Two-Hours)

Wednesdays (October 20-November 3)
8:00/7:00c - "MLB Playoff Coverage"

Wednesday, November 10
8:00/7:00c - "Lie to Me" (Season Premiere)
9:00/8:00c - "Hell's Kitchen" (New Time Slot)

Thursdays (through August 5)
8:00/7:00c - "Glee" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "So You Think You Can Dance"

Thursdays, August 12
8:00/7:00c - "So You Think You Can Dance" (Two-Hour Season Finale)

Between said lineups, look for NFL Preseason on August 19.

Thursdays (August 26-September 16)
8:00/7:00c - "Bones" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "Fringe" (Repeats)

Thursdays, September 23
8:00/7:00c - "Bones" (Season Premiere)
9:00/8:00c - "Fringe" (Season Premiere)

Fridays (through August 6)
8:00/7:00c - "House" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "The Good Guys" (Repeats)

Between said lineups, look for "Night at the Museum" on August 13, NFL Preseason on August 20 and "Bruce Almighty" on August 27.

Fridays (September 3-17)
8:00/7:00c - "Human Target" (Repeats)*
9:00/8:00c - "The Good Guys" (Repeats)

* except September 10 due to "Stand Up to Cancer"

Friday, September 24
8:00/7:00c - "Human Target" (Season Premiere)
9:00/8:00c - "The Good Guys" (New Time Period)

Saturdays and Sundays remain unchanged.

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