Aug 25, 2011 in Sports/Entertainment. 0 Comment
The Fall television premiere schedule is quickly taking shape. Here’s everything you need to know about the season’s most eagerly anticipated premieres.
Two and a Half Men
9/19 @ 9pm on CBS
In perhaps the most anticipated premiere of the season, Two and a Half Men will kill off Charlie Sheen’s character and introduce internet billionaire Walden Schmidt (played by Ashton Kutcher) as the show’s new lead. The premiere will have a few crossover cameo appearances from the stars of Big Bang Theory and Mike & Molly.
Monday Night Football
9/12 @ 7pm ET on ESPN
This year’s Monday Night Football season kicks off with a double header. First, the Patriots will square off agains the Dolphins in Miami. Immediately after, the Raiders will face the Broncos in Denver. The opening week will feature many fascinating storylines. The Patriots are heavy favorites to go deep into the playoffs, the Dolphins will be showing off a completely retooled backfield, the Raiders will look to build on their 6-0 conference record last year, and the Broncos begin the John Fox era with Kyle Orton at the helm.
9/22 @ 9pm on NBC
The Office enters its first full season without Steve Carrell. James Spader will reprise his role as Robert California, the new CEO of Sabre-Dunder Mifflin. Pam will begin the season pregnant with her second child, to coincide with Jenna Fischer’s real-life pregnancy.
Dancing with the Stars
9/19 @ 8pm on ABC
Already in its thirteenth season, the world’s most popular dance competition continues on September 19th. Celebrities will be announced on August 29th. Rumored to be included in this season are Kim Richards, Snooki (of Jersey Shore fame), Rob Kardashian, and Henry Winkler.