On Thursday, FOX has announced the premiere dates for its new and returning series in the fall of 2013 including the debut of new scripted shows – Sleepy Hollow, Almost Human, Enlisted, Brooklyn-Nine-Nine and Dads. (Please click on links for new series description.)
The network will also launch the return of the X Factor on Sept. 11 (Wednesday) for the Part 1 of the series premiere.
One of FOX’s veteran series, Bones, returns on Sept. 16 (Monday) for its ninth season debut. New thriller/fantasy series Sleepy Hollow will premiere the same night at 9pm.
Two new comedies, Brooklyn-Nine-Nine and Dads landed the Tuesday comedy block of the network which will launch on Sept. 17. They will be followed by the return of The Mindy Project and New Girl which will make their second and third season debut, respectively.
On Sept.18 (Wednesday), the X Factor returns for its regular two-hour timeslot at 8pm.
Hit musical series Glee launches its fifth season on Sept. 19 (Thursday) at 9pm.
Reality competition Junior Masterchef has been slated to premiere on Sept. 27 (Friday). Encore episodes of Sleepy Hollow will follow.
Beginning Nov. 8 (Friday), Bones will move from its Monday 8pm berth to Friday, following the fourth season premiere of Raising Hope. New comedy, Enlisted will debut the same night at 9:30pm.
Slated for midseason is new legal drama Rake and Kevin Bacon’s The Following. Ditto singing competition, American Idol
Here’s the full list of FOX’s premiere dates in the fall of 2013:
Wednesday, Sept. 11
8:00-9:00 PM THE X FACTOR (Season Premiere, Part One)
9:00-10:00 PM MASTERCHEF (Season Finale)
Thursday, Sept. 12
8:00-10:00 PM THE X FACTOR (Season Premiere, Part Two)
Monday, Sept. 16
8:00-9:00 PM BONES (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (Series Premiere)
Tuesday, Sept. 17
8:00-8:30 PM DADS (Series Premiere)
8:30-9:00 PM BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (Series Premiere)
9:00-9:30 PM NEW GIRL (Season Premiere)
9:30-10:00 PM THE MINDY PROJECT (Season Premiere)
Wednesday, Sept. 18
8:00-10:00 PM THE X FACTOR (All-New)
Thursday, Sept. 19
8:00-9:00 PM THE X FACTOR (All-New)
9:00-10:00 PM GLEE (Season Premiere)
Friday, Sept. 27
8:00-9:00 PM MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (Series Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (Encore)
Sunday, Sept. 29
8:00-8:30 PM THE SIMPSONS (Season Premiere)
8:30-9:00 PM BOB’S BURGERS (Season Premiere)
9:00-9:30 PM FAMILY GUY (Season Premiere)
9:30-10:00 PM AMERICAN DAD (Season Premiere)
Monday, Nov. 4
8:00-9:00 PM ALMOST HUMAN (Series Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (All-New)
Friday, Nov. 8
8:00-9:00 PM BONES (Time Period Premiere)
9:00-9:30 PM RAISING HOPE (Season Premiere)
9:30-10:00 PM ENLISTED (Series Premiere)
For official trailers, sneak peeks and promos of FOX’s new lineup (and other networks), check out this post: Spoilers Guide Quick Links: Fall TV Schedules for 2013 and Official New Trailers