The Fox Network has announced its fall lineup for the 2010-2011 season. Monday nights will be in serious completion with the other networks, as each network is putting forth some stellar shows. the Fox network for Monday night primetime focuses on two dramas, with the usual quirky spin of Fox television writers. One is a favorite returning drama and the other is a new show with an unusual twist. Most new shows begin airing their fall season on September 20, 2010-a Monday night.
Time: Monday nights at 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Season: 7th season
What to look for this year: House (Hugh Laurie) and Cuddy (Lisa Edelstein) are new lovers and this puts a new twist on the drama. After years of tension, these two are finally together. Yet, one fact remains: Cuddy is still House’s boss, and House has to come to terms with his usual pattern of going behind her back to get things done.
What’s the Competition? On ABC, Dancing With the Stars; On CBS, How I Met Your Mother and Rules of Engagement; On NBC, Chuck ; and on The CW, 90210.
Time: Monday nights at 9:00-10:00 pm
Season: New show
What to look for this year: This show is basically about a philandering con man, loving two different women in two different towns in Texas. The main character is Bob Allen (James Wolk). He is married to the Houston wife (Adrianne Palicki). He works for her father and her father’s oil company. Then there is the girlfriend (Eloise Mumford) who resides in Midland, Texas. He is being portrayed as being a real sort of guy, not just another J.R. Ewing. Besides, could there ever be another J.R.? Will audiences like this everyday, ‘real’ sort of cheater? Well, audiences certainly have in the past.
What’s the competition? On ABC, Dancing With the Stars and Castle; On CBS, Two and A Half Men and Mike and Molly; On NBC, The Event; and On The CW, Gossip Girl.
Sources: Entertainment Weekly, Fox