As original episodes of network shows cease for the holiday season, it helps to know when one’s favorites are returning (it offsets the ups and downs of the holiday season) and what new shows are coming up.
Fox has just released its 2013 Winter schedule with its exceptionally good new drama, The Following (above left) – which brings Kevin Bacon to series television – set to premiere on Monday, January 21st – following Bones.
All-new episodes of Bones return (beginning with a two-hour premiere!) on January 14th; Idol’s new season beginning on January 16th; Fringe beginning its final countdown on January 11th, and the return of all-Animation Domination episodes on January 6th. Plus, Kiefer Sutherland vehicle Touch (above right) introduces its new cast members in its two-hour, second season premiere Feb 8th.
For Fox’ complete 2013 winter Schedule, follow the jump.
Except for new cop show Golden Boy (pictured above) and the returning Rules of Engagement, CBS’ winter/spring schedule remains untouched. The network announced today that Golden Boy, about the challenges facing the youngest police commissioner in the history of New York City, will have ‘special previews’ on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 and March following NCIS: LA before premiering in its regular timeslot on Friday, March 8 at 9/8C.
Rules of Engagement will have its seventh season (!) premiere on Monday, February 4 at 8:30/7:30C.
Follow the jump for CBS’ official press release and Winter/Spring Schedule.