As we reported last month, Fox broke with custom this yr by saying the majority of its programming slate for the 2022-23 however not a fall schedule at the side of its May 16 upfront presentation. The community continues to be forging its personal path by unveiling at this time its fall grid together with premiere dates, changing into the final broadcast community to launch its fall lineup however the first to announce premiere dates.
Fox brass referred to as new nation music drama Monarch, the community’s first fully-owned drama, a “prime precedence,” once they pulled it from the schedule two weeks earlier than it was to debut in January and pushed it fall. The collection, starring Susan Sarandon, Trace Adkins and Anna Friel, resides as much as that label as it’s getting the identical remedy within the fall that it was going to obtain in midseason — a premiere behind an NFL sport on Sunday (Sept. 11, following a soccer doubleheader) and a Tuesday 9 PM common time slot, following The Resident.
Here’s Fox fall 2022-23 schedule (all instances ET/PT until famous) with premiere dates, in chronological order, adopted by a short evaluation on the schedule, which, like a lot of the fall lineups revealed on the upfronts, options few modifications from final season.
On September 11
8-9 PM — MONARCH (collection premiere Part I simultaneous in all time zones; Part II on Tuesday, Sept. 20)
Beginning September 25
8-8:30 PM — The Simpsons
8:30-9 PM — The Great North
9-9:30 PM — Bob’s Burgers
9:30-10 PM — Family Guy
Beginning September 19
8-9 PM — 9-1-1
9-10 PM — The Cleaning Lady
Beginning September 20
8-9 PM — The Resident
9-10 PM — MONARCH
Beginning September 21
8-9 PM — The Masked Singer
9-10 PM — Lego Masters
Beginning September 29
8-9 PM — Hell’s Kitchen
9-9:30 PM — Welcome to Flatch
9:30-10 PM — Call Me Kat
8-10 PM — Fox’s WWE Friday Night Smackdown
Not surprisingly, Fox’s established collection 9-1-1, The Resident and The Masked Singer return to their 8 PM tentpole positions Monday-Wednesday, joined by unscripted stalwart Hell’s Kitchen, whose twenty first season will anchor Thursday night time. (9-1-1 and The Resident scored dramatic Season 6 renewals shortly earlier than Fox’s upfront presentation.)
Monarch is the one new Fox collection to make the autumn schedule, with the community holding again high-profile new anthology drama Accused
Fox’s Sunday animated lineup matches final fall’s, whereas the Monday combo of flagship 9-1-1 and The Cleaning Lady is reuniting after a winter run this previous season.
Lego Masters is also reuniting with the collection that helped launch it, The Masked Singer, returning to the Wednesday 9 PM slot the place its first season aired. (Lego Masters moved to summer time for Season 2 and is now again on the schedule in-season for Season 3, paired with Season 8 of The Masked Singer.)
An intriguing tweak in Fox’s Thursday comedy block, with Welcome To Flatch, after defying the chances to clinch a Season 2 renewal, now getting the publish Hell’s Kitchen 9 PM slot over Call Me Kat, which is sliding to 9:30 PM. The community is maintaining the 8 PM hour a Gordon Ramsay affair, with Hell’s Kitchen following GraspChef Junior, which aired within the hour in midseason and GraspChef repeats, that are slated for the time interval for the summer time.
Fox’s Thursday leisure lineup is launching within the fall this coming season as Thursday Night Football is leaving the community.
Also on the Fox bench for later within the season are 9-1-1: Lone Star, new animated comedy Grimsburg, Housebroken, Fantasy Island, Gordon Ramsay’s Food Stars, Bext Level Chef, GraspChef, Beat Shazam, Crime Scene Kitchen and Don’t Forget the Lyrics!