[11/28/12 - 11:57 AM]
Exclusive: Two-Hour "Bones" Set for January 14; "Following" to Get Friday, Saturday Encores
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- On the heels of today's scheduling announcements for "Touch" and "The Mob Doctor," we've managed to track down a few more new details about FOX's winter lineup.

Among the plans: back-to-back originals of "Bones" on Monday, January 14 as well as encores of newcomer "The Following" on Fridays and Saturdays, the latter of which will be home to a regular weekly rebroadcast. Said additions will bridge the gap between FOX's fall and winter lineups on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays.

To recap:

Mondays (December 31-January 7)*
8:00/7:00c - "Bones" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "The Mob Doctor"

Monday, January 14
8:00/7:00c - "Bones" (Back-to-Back New Episodes)

Mondays (as of January 21)*
8:00/7:00c - "Bones"
9:00/8:00c - "The Following" (New Series)

Friday, January 18*
8:00/7:00c - "Fringe" (Two-Hour Series Finale - Special Time)

Fridays (January 25-February 1)
8:00/7:00c - "Kitchen Nightmares"
9:00/8:00c - "The Following" (Encores)

Friday, February 8*
8:00/7:00c - "Touch" (Two-Hour Season Premiere - Special Time)

Fridays (as of February 15)*
8:00/7:00c - "Kitchen Nightmares"
9:00/8:00c - "Touch" (Regular Time Period)

Saturdays (December 29-January 5)*
8:00/7:00c - "Cops"
8:30/7:30c - "Cops"
9:00/8:00c - "The Mob Doctor" (New Episodes - Special Night)
11:00/10:00c - "MasterChef" (Repeats)
12:00/11:00c - "30 Seconds to Fame" (Repeats)

Saturdays (January 12-January 19)**
8:00/7:00c - "Cops"
8:30/7:30c - "Cops"
9:00/8:00c - "Kitchen Nightmares" (Repeats)
11:00/10:00c - "MasterChef" (Repeats)
12:00/11:00c - "30 Seconds to Fame" (Repeats)

Saturday, January 26
8:00/7:00c - "UFC on FOX" (Special)
11:00/10:00c - "The Following" (Encore)
12:00/11:00c - "30 Seconds to Fame" (Repeats)

Saturday, February 2
8:00/7:00c - "Cops"
8:30/7:30c - "Cops"
9:00/8:00c - "Kitchen Nightmares" (Repeat)
11:00/10:00c - "Hell's Kitchen" (Repeat)
12:00/11:00c - "30 Seconds to Fame" (Repeat)

Saturdays (as of February 9)***
8:00/7:00c - "Cops"
8:30/7:30c - "Cops"
9:00/8:00c - "The Following" (Encores)
11:00/10:00c - "Hell's Kitchen" (Repeats)
12:00/11:00c - "30 Seconds to Fame" (Repeats)

* as previously announced

** primetime lineup on January 12 may potentially be pre-empted by the NFL playoffs

*** primetime lineup will be pre-empted by the NASCAR Bud Shootout on February 16, bumping "The Following" encore to 11:00/10:00c

  [november 2012]  


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