CBS Announces Midseason Comedies Premiere Dates By Assassin (November 28, 2018, 5:44 pm)
Life in Pieces, Man with a Plan, Magnum P.I., Fam
CBS has announced premiered dates for midseason comedies Fam and Man With a Plan. It was also announced Happy Together and Murphy Brown will not be getting a back order, Murphy Brown will air it's season finale on December 20th, while Happy Together will end sometime in January.
Meanwhile, a premiere date for Life in Pieces has not yet been announced, which per Deadline got a 13 episode order for season 4 back in May.
CBS ANNOUNCES WINTER SCHEDULING PLANS FOR NEW AND RETURNING COMEDIES
New Comedy “Fam” Premieres Thursday, Jan. 10 at 9:30 PM “Man with a Plan” Returns Monday, Feb. 4 at 8:30 PM
CBS today announced the comedy portion of its winter 2019 scheduling moves, including the series premiere of FAM and the return of MAN WITH A PLAN.
CBS will premiere the new comedy FAM on Thursday, Jan. 10 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT) after MURPHY BROWN completes its season order. FAM stars Nina Dobrev and Tone Bell in a comedy about a woman whose vision of a perfect life with her adoring fiancé and his wonderful parents is radically altered when her 16-year-old, out-of-control half-sister unexpectedly comes to live with her. As the family Clem (Dobrev) chose and the family she has blend, Clem realizes that this new happy fam may be the perfection she’s always been seeking. Odessa Adlon, Brian Stokes Mitchell and Sheryl Lee Ralph also star.
Also, MAN WITH A PLAN will return for its third season on Monday, Feb. 4 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT) after HAPPY TOGETHER completes its season run. MAN WITH A PLAN stars Golden Globe Award winner Matt LeBlanc in a comedy about an old-school guy confronting the modern challenges of parenting, marriage and family. Liza Snyder, Kevin Nealon, Stacy Keach, Grace Kaufman, Matthew McCann, Hala Finley, Matt Cook and Kali Rocha also star.
The season premiere of LIFE IN PIECES will be announced at a later date.
CBS’ WINTER SCHEDULE FOR MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS
Thursday (as of Jan. 10) 8:00-8:30 PM: THE BIG BANG THEORY 8:30-9:00 PM: YOUNG SHELDON 9:00-9:30 PM: MOM 9:30-10:00 PM: FAM 10:00-11:00 PM: S.W.A.T.
Monday (Feb. 4 and Feb. 11) 8:00-8:30 PM: THE NEIGHBORHOOD 8:30-9:00 PM: MAN WITH A PLAN 9:00-10:00 PM: BIG BROTHER: CELEBRITY EDITION 10:00-11:00 PM: BULL
Monday (as of Feb. 18) 8:00-8:30 PM: THE NEIGHBORHOOD 8:30-9:00 PM: MAN WITH A PLAN 9:00-10:00 PM: MAGNUM P.I. 10:00-11:00 PM: BULL