Fox has revealed fall premiere dates for its new and returning series, including the debut of avatar singing competition Alter Ego in the plum post-Masked Singer slot, along with rookie dramas The Big Leap and Our Kind of People. Also set are the Sunday Animation Domination block and the season bows of veteran dramas 9-1-1 and The Resident.
See the full schedule below.
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Fox’s Premiere Week will launch at 8 p.m. Monday, September 20, with the Season 5 premiere of 9-1-1, starring Angela Bassett, Peter Krause and Jennifer Love Hewitt, followed by the series debut of ballet dramedy The Big Leap, featuring Scott Foley, Teri Polo and Piper Perabo and based on the British series Big Ballet.
Tuesday, September 21, will see a similar pattern of a fifth-season premiere followed by a drama series debut: The Matt Czuchry-Emily VanCamp medical drama The Resident scrubs in at 8 p.m., leading into Our Kind of People, starring Yaya DeCosta and Morris Chestnut.
The games begin on Wednesday, September 21, with the Season 6 premiere of The Masked Singer, followed by the new singing-competition Alter Ego, in which contestants create their dream avatar to perform in the way they’ve always wanted to be seen. Both shows also will air originals on Thursdays.
The ongoing WWE’s Friday Night SmackDown and Fox Sports Saturday will air on their respective nights this fall, with the Animation Domination block returning on Sunday, September 26. It launches with Season 33 of The Simpsons at 8 p.m., followed by the sophomore run of The Great North at 8:30, Season 12 of Bob’s Burgers at 9 and Season 19 of Seth MacFarlane’s Family Guy at 9:30.
Here are Fox’s fall premiere dates announced today (new series in bold; all times ET/PT unless noted):
Monday, Sept. 20
8-9 PM 9-1-1 (Season 5 premiere)
9-10 PM The Big Leap (New drama series)
Tuesday, Sept. 21
8-9 PM The Resident (Season 5 premiere)
9-10 PM Our Kind of People (New drama series)
Wednesday, Sept. 22
8-9 PM The Masked Singer (Season 6 premiere)
9-10 PM Alter Ego (New competition series)
Thursday, Sept. 23
8-9 PM The Masked Singer (Part 2)
9-10 PM Alter Ego (Part 2)
Sunday, Sept. 26
8-8:30 PM The Simpsons (Season 33 premiere)
8:30-9 PM The Great North (Season 2 premiere)
9-9:30 PM Bob’s Burgers (Season 12 premiere)
9:30-10 PM Family Guy (Season 19 premiere)
Thursday, Beginning Oct. 7
8 PM ET/5 PM PT Thursday Night Football on Fox
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