ABC will kick off the New Year with the premieres of the innovative new comedies The Knights of Prosperity
and In Case of Emergency
on Wednesday, Jan. 3. "The Knights of Prosperity" will air at 9:00 p.m., ET, followed by "In Case of Emergency" at 9:30 p.m., ET.
"The Knights of Prosperity" is a hilarious tale of haves and have nots, starring Donal Logue
as the leader of a band of affable, new-age Robin Hoods who have never even shoplifted a candy bar, but now find themselves prepping for a heist to finance all of their long-held, heart-felt dreams. The target -- Rock icon Mick Jagger's
super luxe Central Park West apartment.
"In Case of Emergency" is a unique laugh-out-loud comedy that proves any colossal mistake can be overcome with a lot of help from your friends and pain killers. It is the story of four old friends from high school who find themselves at that stage where they realize that their lives didn't turn out exactly the way they'd planned.
Double episodes of According to Jim
will air from 8:00-8:30 and 8:30-9:00 p.m., ET, from Jan. 3-17. On Jan. 24 George Lopez
returns with all-new episodes at 8:00 p.m., followed by "According to Jim" at 8:30 p.m.
will return at a new time, 10:00 p.m., ET, on Wednesday, Feb. 7, with all original episodes.