FOX Upcoming Episode Press Releases - Various Shows - 31st December 2014 By Unknown (December 31, 2014, 7:00 pm)
Family Guy, New Girl, The Simpsons, The Mindy Project, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Empire, Bob's Burgers
The Mindy Project - Episode 3.13 - San Francisco Bae
A BLAST FROM THE PAST ON AN ALL-NEW "THE MINDY PROJECT" TUESDAY, JANUARY 13, ON FOX
While trying to make friends in her new city, Mindy runs into a nerd-turned-billionaire ex-flame from Princeton. She imagines the life of riches she could have had with him and questions her relationship with Danny. Meanwhile, back in New York, Danny and Morgan think they witness Lauren cheating on Jeremy with Peter, so they devise a way to spy on Peter in the all-new "San Francisco Bae" episode of THE MINDY PROJECT airing Tuesday, Jan. 13 (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Cast: Mindy Kaling as Mindy; Chris Messina as Danny; Ed Weeks as Jeremy; Ike Barinholtz as Morgan; Adam Pally as Peter, Xosha Roquemore as Tamra and Beth Grant as Beverly.
A CLASS FIELD TRIP GOES AWRY FOR JESS ON AN ALL-NEW "NEW GIRL" TUESDAY, JANUARY 13, ON FOX
Jess struggles not to show favoritism to Ryan, now that they are officially a couple, which leads to a disastrous class field trip. Meanwhile, Schmidt gets an ulcer and Winston becomes obsessed with wearing a crystal in the all-new "Coming Out" episode of NEW GIRL airing Tuesday, Jan. 13 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Cast: Zooey Deschanel as Jess; Jake Johnson as Nick; Max Greenfield as Schmidt; Lamorne Morris as Winston; Hannah Simone as Cece; and Damon Wayans, Jr. as Coach
Guest Cast: Julian Morris as Ryan; Greta Lee as Kai; Curtis Armstrong as Principal Foster; Brian Posehn as Biology Teacher; Erinn Hayes as Ruth
Empire - Episode 1.03 - The Devil Quotes Scripture
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE ON AN ALL-NEW "EMPIRE" WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21, ON FOX
Naomi Campbell Guest-Stars
The Lyons head to Philadelphia and get a taste of what their life could have been if Lucious hadn't made it big. Lucious promotes Hakeem's new relationship with hip-hop star Tianna, but tensions rise when another woman tries to catch Hakeem's eye in the all-new "The Devil Quotes Scripture" episode of EMPIRE on Wednesday, Jan. 21 (9:01-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Cast: Terrence Howard as Lucious Lyon, Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon, Malik Yoba as Vernon Turner, Jussie Smollett as Jamal Lyon, Bryshere Gray as Hakeem Lyon, Trai Byers as Andre Lyon, Grace Gealey as Anika Gibbons, Kaitlin Doubleday as Rhonda Lyon and Rafael De La Fuentes as Michael Sanchez
Guest Cast: Naomi Campbell as Camilla, Carol Hardaway as Tasha, Gabourey Sidibe as Becky, Ta'Rhonda Jones as Porsha and Serayah as Tiana Brown
RAINN WILSON STARS AS DETECTIVE EVERETT BACKSTROM ON THE SERIES PREMIERE OF "BACKSTROM" THURSDAY, JANUARY 22, ON FOX
From the Creator/Executive Producer of BONES
Emmy Award nominee Rainn Willson stars as EVERETT BACKSTROM, an unhealthy, offensive, irascible - albeit brilliant - detective who sees the worst in everyone, and he's usually right. After a five-year banishment to the traffic division for offensive behavior, he has returned from disgrace to lead Portland's newly minted Special Crimes Unit (S.C.U.). Tasked with navigating the city's most sensitive and serious cases, he must solve each crime as he tries, and fails, to change his own self-destructive behavior. In the series premiere, the S.C.U. investigates the death of a college student. Initially deemed a suicide, the team discovers the boy's death was in fact a drug-fueled homicide. With Backstrom's unorthodox investigative techniques, the team must utilize all of their individual skills and work together to catch the killer. Meanwhile, Backstrom's doctor DEB CHAMAN (guest star Rizwan Manji) threatens to fail him on his physical if he doesn't start making healthy choices, and prescribes him to make one new friend in the all-new "Dragon Slayer" Series Premiere episode of BACKSTROM airing Thursday, Jan. 22 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Cast: Rainn Wilson as Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom; Genevieve Angelson as Det. Nicole Gravely; Dennis Haysbert as Det. Sgt. John Almond; Kristoffer Polaha as Sgt. Peter Niedermayer; Page Kennedy as Officer Frank Moto; Beatrice Rosen as Nadia Paquet; Thomas Dekker as Gregory Valentine.
Guest Cast: Inga Cadranel as Chief Anna Cervantes; Rizwan Manji as Dr. Deb Chaman; Evan Jones as Gene Visser; Tiffany Hines as Cassandra; Jarod Joseph as Charles Turner; Keenan Tracey as Toby Percival; Kyle Secor as Senator Tobias Percival; Gerard Plunkett as Leyland Eaton; Samantha Ferris as Rebecca Forrester.
JOHN TAKES LOU'S ADVICE ON AN ALL-NEW "MULANEY" SUNDAY, JANUARY 25, ON FOX
John takes Lou's advice about how to gain the upper hand with his roommates. Meanwhile, Motif shows Jane how to get her new cat to like her in the all-new "Power Moves" episode of MULANEY airing Sunday, Jan. 25 (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Cast: John Mulaney as John Mulaney, Martin Short as Lou Cannon, Nasim Pedrad as Jane, Seaton Smith as Motif, Zack Pearlman as Andre, Elliott Gould as Oscar
The Simpsons - Episode 26.12 - The Musk Who Fell To Earth
HOMER BECOMES MUSE TO ELON MUSK ON AN ALL-NEW "THE SIMPSONS" SUNDAY, JANUARY 25, ON FOX
Elon Musk Makes Guest-Voice Appearance
When inventor Elon Musk lands in Springfield, he and Homer become fast friends and revolutionize the town's nuclear plant. But when Musk goes overboard and Mr. Burns wants him removed, Homer must figure out a way to break up with him in the all-new "The Musk Who Fell To Earth" episode of THE SIMPSONS airing Sunday, Jan. 25 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Voice Cast: Dan Castellaneta as Homer Simpson; Julie Kavner as Marge Simpson; Nancy Cartwright as Bart Simpson and Nelson; Yeardley Smith as Lisa Simpson; Hank Azaria as Moe; Harry Shearer as Skinner; Tress MacNeille as Dolph; Pamela Hayden as Milhouse
JAKE MEETS SOPHIA'S BOSS ON AN ALL-NEW "BROOKLYN NINE-NINE" SUNDAY, JANUARY 25, ON FOX
Eva Longoria, Kyra Sedgwick, and Chris Parnell ("Saturday Night Live") Guest-Star
When Sophia's (guest star Eva Longoria) job gets in the way of her relationship with Jake, Jake tries to smooth things over with her boss (guest star Chris Parnell). Meanwhile, Wuntch (guest star Kyra Sedgwick) needs Holt's help for a job recommendation in the all-new "Defense Rests" episode of BROOKLYN NINE-NINE airing Sunday, Jan. 25 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Cast: Andy Samberg as Det. Jake Peralta; Andre Braugher as Capt. Ray Holt; Terry Crews as Sgt. Terry Jeffords; Melissa Fumero as Det. Amy Santiago; Joe Lo Truglio as Det. Charles Boyle; Stephanie Beatriz as Det. Rosa Diaz; Chelsea Peretti as Gina Linetti, Dirk Blocker as Det. Hitchcock, Joel McKinnon Miller as Det. Scully
Guest Cast: Kyra Sedgwick as Madeline Wuntch; Eva Longoria as Sophia; Chris Parnell as Geoffrey Hoytsman; Stephen Root as Lynn Boyle.
MEG THE MODEL, AND STEWIE THE ADVENTURER ON AN ALL-NEW "FAMILY GUY" SUNDAY, JANUARY 25, ON FOX
Meg is thrilled to be recruited as a model, but it turns out to be for a very specific type of modeling: the foot-fetish industry. Meanwhile, Brian accompanies Stewie on an open-road adventure when Stewie decides he wants to experience life outside of preschool in the all-new "This Little Piggy" episode of FAMILY GUY airing Sunday, Jan. 25 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Voice Cast: Seth MacFarlane as Peter Griffin, Stewie Griffin, Brian Griffin, Quagmire, and Tom Tucker; Alex Borstein as Lois Griffin; Seth Green as Chris Griffin; Mila Kunis as Meg; Mike Henry as Cleveland Brown; and Patrick Warburton as Joe.
Bobs Burgers - Episode 5.10 - Late Afternoon in the Garden of Bob and Louise
NOT EVERYTHING'S COMING UP ROSES ON AN ALL-NEW BOB'S BURGERS SUNDAY, JANUARY 25 ON FOX
In order to become an accepted member of the Community Garden, Bob must make a deal that results in giving Louise's enemy a job at the restaurant. Father and daughter are at odds and a choice must be made in the all-new "Late Afternoon in the Garden of Bob and Louise" episode of BOB'S BURGERS airing Sunday, Jan. 25 (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Voice Cast: H. Jon Benjamin as Bob; Dan Mintz as Tina; Eugene Mirman as Gene; Larry Murphy as Uncle Teddy; John Roberts as Linda; Kristen Schaal as Louise