The creepiest alien invasion tale since Village of the Damned, The Whispers (pictured), is the big new scripted series for ABC’s 2015 Summer Schedule. Also new are three unscripted shows: 500 Questions, BattleBots and Celebrity Family Feud.
Mistresses, now minus Alyssa Milano, and Rookie Blue are the returning dramas, returning unscripted shows include: The Bachelorette, Bachelor In Paradise, Celebrity Wife Swap and Extreme Weight Loss.
Follow the jump for premiere dates and series descriptions.
For fall of the 2014-15 season, ABC has added six new shows: Selfie, Manhattan Love Story, Forever, Black-ish, How to Get Away with Murder and Cristela – three half-hour comedies and three dramas/dramedies. Waiting in the wings for mid-season are: American Crime, Fresh Off the Boat, Galavant, Marvel’s Agent Carter, Secrets and Lies and The Whispers – three dramas, a musical dramedy and two half-hour comedies. Marvel’s Agent Carter and Galavant will serve as bridge series between fall and spring runs of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD and Once Upon a Time, respectively.
Some notable shifts among returning shows: Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal each move up an hour on Thursdays with How to Get Away with Murder sliding into the 10 pm slot; SHIELD moves back an hour, with Selfie and Manhattan Love Story taking over its former timeslot. For series descriptions and the complete schedule, follow the jump.