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Fox 2008-09 Schedule Is Solid, Surprisingly Straightforward

5/16/2008 12:03pm EDT
Eliza Dushku stars in Dollhouse
Usually this is the time of year when people are left scratching their heads, futilely trying to comprehend the four or five schedules that Fox has just unveiled for the upcoming season. This year, however, the folks at Fox have left the confusion of a year-round schedule to NBC, instead choosing to go with a much more conventional (and less headache inducing) Fall/Spring plan.

Fox has been doing fairly well recently, and it is safe to say that "American Idol" is no longer the only show keeping the network afloat (although it doesn't hurt, declining ratings and all). Therefore, it is...

Broadcast TV Family Hour Filthier Than Ever; FOX Is Worst, Study Shows

9/5/2007 12:35pm EDT
American Dad
A new Parents Television Council study of Family Hour programming conclusively shows that children watching television during the first hour of prime time are assaulted by violence, profanity or sexual content once every 3.5 minutes of non-commercial airtime.

During the 2006-2007 study period, almost 90% of the 208 television shows reviewed contained objectionable content.

The PTC found that Fox is the worst broadcast network overall, noting its 20.78 instances of violent, profane and sexual content each hour -- nearly double the amount of similar content shown on any of the five...

New TV On DVD, May 15

5/15/2007 8:00am EDT
The War At Home
The War at Home tackles a problem faced by millions of parents of the early 21st century: how can one who was raised in the "anything goes" 1970s and 1980s, with no barriers, boundaries, or taboos, suddenly be expected to discipline their own children and set down ground rules without coming off as a hypocrite? Season 1 is now on DVD. Also in stores: "Martin" season 2, "Wings" and The Rockford Files season 4, ER season 7 and Frasier season 9.

Check Out FOX's May Sweeps Details

4/26/2007 9:39am EDT
American Idol
FOX races into May with gripping season finales, guest stars and television events, including NASCAR On FOX in primetime May 5 and May 12; the World Broadcast Premiere of The Day After Tomorrow May 17; the landmark 400th episode of The Simpsons May 20; the jaw-dropping, two-hour season finale of 24 May 21; and the three-hour, two-night season finale of American Idol, featuring the final performance show May 22 and the final live results show that's sure to captivate America May 23.

Here are the highlights, night by night, for this May on FOX:


Mondays this May, hearts w...

Viewers To Have More Access To FOX Shows

3/1/2007 2:17pm EST
FOX, Fox Interactive Media and Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. today unveiled a landmark plan to extend FOX television programming to its affiliate websites, enabling more than 200 broadcast network affiliates to offer their local viewers the ability to watch or buy FOX’s critically acclaimed shows, including 24, Bones, Prison Break and more.

Since launching in October, FOX on Demand has streamed free, full episodes of hit FOX shows such on 24 of FOX’s owned-and-operated MyFOX local Web sites. FOX on Demand is expected to be available on more than 200 FOX affiliate station Web sites t...

Fox Announces Spring Premieres

1/22/2007 10:36am EST
Til Death
New dramas "The Wedding Bells" and "Drive" and new comedy "The Winner" will join FOX's spring schedule, which also features new time periods for comedies 'Til Death and The War At Home and the drama Standoff.

The Wedding Bells, a romantic dramedy from executive producers David E. Kelley, Jason Katims and Jonathan Pontell, premieres in its regular time period Friday, March 9 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. A special preview airs Wednesday, March 7 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) after American Idol.

The Wedding Bells centers on a family-owned wedding planning business dedicated to helping it...

Fox Announces Post-Baseball Lineup

10/6/2006 11:25am EDT
Emily Deschanel stars in Bones
When the World Series concludes and the November Sweep approaches, FOX offers a brand-new game and makes some lineup changes of its own. The network will unveil “The Rich List,” an exciting new quiz show where teams of strangers use knowledge and strategy to complete lists that can win them limitless amounts of money. “The Rich List” premieres Wednesday, Nov. 1 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) following Bones.

In addition, two new FOX dramas will move to new nights after Baseball. Court will be in session on Mondays for the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced legal drama “Justice” beginning Monday, Oct. ...

Tonight's TV Highlights: 'The Simpsons,' 'Family Guy,' 'American Dad' & 'War At Home'

9/10/2006 8:00am EDT
Family Guy
Tonight Fox kicks off its Sunday night of animation with all-new episodes of The Simpsons, American Dad, and Family Guy. The new season of The War At Home also starts tonight. On “The Simpsons” (8 p.m.), the family is introduced to Fat Tony's son, Michael, while carpooling, and Lisa quickly befriends the quiet boy after all of the other kids avoid him.

In the new episode of “American Dad” ( 8:30 p.m.) Stan forces Steve into attending summer camp, but it's not the camp Stan expected. On “Family Guy” (9 p.m.), Stewie becomes obsessed with Lois after she saves Rupert. However, Lois do...

Fox Announces Fall Premiere Dates For The 2006-2007 Season

6/22/2006 11:35am EDT
Prison Break
FOX has set the fall premiere dates for its new and returning series. Six new primetime shows and a new late-night entry join returning favorites on the fall schedule. The premieres are listed below in chronological order. All times are ET/PT.

Monday, August 21

8:00-9:00 pm. Prison Break (Season Premiere)

9:00-10:00 pm. Vanished (Series Premiere)

Wednesday, August 30

8:00-9:00 pm Bones (Season Premiere)

9:00-10:00 pm Justice (Series Premiere)

Thursday, August 31

8:00-10:00 pm Duets (2-Hour Series Premiere)

Tuesday, September 5

8:00-9:00 pm Standoff (Serie...