NBC’s Winter Season Line-Up Announced
It’s that time of year again, in which everyone’s favorite fall television shows are placed on the shelf for the holidays, and programming schedules become erratic to make room for the midseason and winter entries. For the peacock network, this means that fall staples and new shows, such as “Chicago PD”, “Law & Order:SVU”, “The Blacklist” and new series “Blindspot” have just gone out with a bang to make room for new entries such as “Chicago Med” and “Superstore”, and old shows which are continuing to roll out episodes, such as “Chicago Fire”. However, fans and viewers need not get confused anymore as to what their television schedule will look like in the coming months, as Movie News Guide now has a handy guide as to what will be coming on when, and as to what happened in the fall finales of several of the shows. Read on to learn more about this story.
By now, most of NBC’s regular fall line -up, which includes “The Blacklist”, “Chicago PD”, “Law & Order: SVU” and “The Mysteries of Laura” have had their fall finales, with the exception of “Blindspot”, which will be airing their fall finale episode next Monday night.
Meanwhile, “Chicago Fire”, and “Chicago Med” will still be rolling out episodes in December.
Among the new shows that will be debuting in the winter season, “Superstore”, according to TV Guide, along with “Telenovela” will be premiering their pilot episodes this year, on November 30, 2015 and December 7, 2015, respectively, before officially airing on January 4, 2016.
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Meanwhile, the official website of NBC has locked in January 7, 2015 as the official debut date of the Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta starrer, “Shades of Blue”.
In the meantime, in order as not to get so confused as to how the winter season will like, here is a handy list, according to the Futon Critic, of when to expect NBC’s new shows to grace the small screen, and as to when one might expect the fall television primetime scripted shows to return.
This will be updated as more information comes in.
8:00 PM Superstore (January 4-February 22)
8:30 PM Telenovela (January 4-February 22)
10:00 PM Blindspot (February 29-May 23)
9:00 PM Chicago Med (January 5-February 23; March 22-May 24)
10:00 PM Chicago Fire (January 5-May 24)
8:00 PM Heroes Reborn (January 7-January 21)
9:00 PM The Blacklist (January 7-March 31)
10:00 PM Shades of Blue (January 7-March 31)
What new shows are you looking forward to and what returning shows are you looking forward to? Let us know what you think in the comments below!