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    TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    The big news in addition to Fox's schedule is that Fox will do a 2 hour "prequel" that will set up the new season of 24, and it will air in November. No major details about the plot, except that Jack Bauer is dealing with an international crisis while the new president is about to be inaugurated.

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    Fringe:
    An FBI agent investigates the spread of an mysterious phenomenon with the help of an institutionalized scientist who may have had something to do with it. Executive Producer: JJ Abrams (Lost, Alias)

    Dollhouse:
    A mysterious group of men and women can have different personalities, abilities and memories imprinted on them for different missions. Executive Producer: Joss Whedon (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Firefly)

    Do Not Disturb:
    Comedy about the less-than-chic staff of a chic New York Hotel. Executive Producer: Abraham Higgenbottom (Back To You)

    The Cleveland Show:
    Spin-off of "Family Guy", focusing on the adventures of the Griffen's neighbor, Cleveland Brown. Executive Producer: Seth MacFarlene

    Sit Down, Shut Up:
    Animated comedy about eight staff members of a dysfunctional high school in a small northeastern fishing town. Executive Producers: Bill Oakley, Josh Weinstien (The Simpsons), Mitchell Hurwitz (Arrested Development) & Eric & Kim Tannebaum (Two And A Half Men)

    The Secret Millionaire:
    Reality show about wealthy individuals who go undercover in some of the most impoverished neighborhoods in America to decide who should receive the gift of a lifetime.



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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    The Cleveland Show?



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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    The Cleveland Show?
    Ooo. That has "desparate grab for ratings" written all over it. I'm a little surprised Seth McFarlane would be doing it--unless he has a really good idea up his sleeve.



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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    I love the Saturday lineup


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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    Wow. They're already planning to move 'Til Death from Wednesdays in the fall to Fridays in January. Are they trying to kill that show?

    Not that I like it--I've never actually watched. I just find it interesting that they're using that strategy.



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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    Only 2 shows on fox I will watch. Family guy, and the best show on tv - 24


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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    As long as House is coming back I don't care about the rest. And American Idol I guess, the wife would complain too much if they canceled that.

    And "The Cleveland Show" is going to be god awful, there's no way it can't be. Family Guy got old about 2 seasons ago, and those characters are actually interesting.


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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    People still watch 24? Huh.

    And yeah, the Cleveland Show will be god-awful. Somewhat surprised to see the Sarah Connor Chronicles coming back.



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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    What about "Back to You?"


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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    What about "Back to You?"
    Is that a show?


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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    There is nothing on FOX that I see myself watching



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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    Fringe and Dollhouse can be very interesting. Both the creators have a strong track record. And fringe can't hurt following House.


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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    FOX stinks.



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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    Ah - the return of 24 and House. My life can return to some sort of normalcy again...


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    Re: TV Upfronts Week:Fox

    I love House, next week's episode looks really good.


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