Fox has unveiled a pair of series premiere dates for midseason. Airline comedy LA to Vegas will touch down at 9 PM Tuesday, January 2, and medical drama The Resident begins operations with a special premiere at 10 PM Sunday, January 21, following the NFC Championship Game. It moves to its regular time slot of 9 PM Mondays the following night.
Fox also said The Mick will return in its new time slot at 9:30 PM Tuesday following the LA to Vegas premiere.
LA to Vegas follows an airline crew and the eccentric passengers who, every weekend, take a no-frills roundtrip flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas with one goal in mind: to come back a winner. It stars Kim Matula, Ed Weeks, Nathan Lee Graham and Olivia Macklin, with Peter Stormare and Dylan McDermott. Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, creator/showruner Lon Zimmet, Chris Henchy, Owen Burke, director Steve Levitan, Josh Bycel, Jonathan Fener and Jeff Morton serve as executive producers.
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The Resident focuses on the final years of a young doctor’s training that rips back the curtain to reveal the truth of what really happens, both good and bad, in hospitals across the country. It stars Matt Czuchry, Emily VanCamp, Manish Dayal, Moran Atias, Merrin Dungey and Shaunette Renée Wilson, with Melina Kanakaredes and Bruce Greenwood. EPs are Todd Harthan, Amy Holden Jones, Rob Corn, Antoine Fuqua, David Boorstein, Oly Obst and Phillip Noyce, who also directed the pilot.
Here is how Fox’s midseason schedule looks at this point, with more premiere dates and schedule details TBA (all times ET/PT except as noted):
Monday, Jan. 1:
8-9 PM: LUCIFER
9-10 PM: THE GIFTED
Tuesdays, beginning Jan. 2:
8-9 PM: LETHAL WEAPON
9-9:30 PM: LA TO VEGAS (Series Premiere)
9:30-10 PM: THE MICK (Time Period Premiere)
Wednesdays, beginning Jan. 3:
8-9 PM: THE X-FILES (Season Premiere)
9-10 PM: 9-1-1 (Series Premiere)
Thursdays, beginning Jan. 4:
8-10 PM: THE FOUR: BATTLE FOR STARDOM (Series Premiere)
Fridays, beginning Jan. 5:
8-9 P<: HELL’S KITCHEN
9-10 PM: FOX encores
Sunday, Jan. 7:
7:30-8 PM: BOB’S BURGERS
8-8:30 PM: THE SIMPSONS
8:30-9 PM: GHOSTED
9-9:30 PM: FAMILY GUY
9:30-10 PM: THE LAST MAN ON EARTH
Monday, Jan. 15:
8-10 PM: THE GIFTED (Two-Hour Season Finale)
Sunday, Jan. 21:
6 PM ET-CC: NFC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
10-11 PM ET: THE RESIDENT (Special Premiere)
Mondays, beginning Jan. 22: |
8-9 PM: LUCIFER
9-10 PM: THE RESIDENT (Time Period Premiere)
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