Midseason Replacements

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Show Me the Money
Tuesday, January 2, 8:00 p.m.
William Shatner's trivia-meets-dancing game show has been given an additional six-episode order, and will move to a new timeslot on January 2. Don't miss a minute!

According to Jim
Wednesday, January 3, 8:30 p.m.
Jim Belushi's family sitcom kicks off its sixth season with an episode titled "The Flannel Sexual." We know we won't miss this one!

The Knights of Prosperity
Wednesday, January 3, 9:00 p.m.
Watch as Donal Logue and his band of merry thieves hatch a plan to end their blue-collar lifestyles by robbing Mick Jagger's ritzy apartment.

In Case of Emergency
Wednesday, January 3, 9:30 p.m.
What would you do if you realized you had no one to help you in an emergency? If it happened to us, we'd apply our own Band-Aids and sit down to watch this great pilot.

George Lopez
Wednesday, January 24, 8:00 p.m.
Last season's cliffhanger finale has George Lopez fans in a tizzy. Is Angie pregnant? Will Carmen get into college? Will Vic propose to a near-stranger? Tune in!

Lost
Wednesday, February 7, 10:00 p.m.
After a painful hiatus, Lost will return to TV in a brand-new timeslot. How exciting!

The Bachelor
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The newest Bachelor is an officer and a gentleman...and a doctor, an athlete, a philanthropist, and a hottie.

Jericho
Wednesday, February 14, 8:00 p.m.
Celebrate Valentine's Day by snuggling up with your sweetie for an episode of Jericho, which returns from its break all rested up and ready for action!

Armed & Famous
Wednesday, January 10, 8:00 p.m.
This new "celebreality" series follows Jack Osbourne, LaToya Jackson, Erik Estrada, Trish Stratus, and Jason "Wee Man" Acuña as they become police officers in Muncie, Indiana.

Rules of Engagement
Monday, February 5, 9:30 p.m.
This new comedy follows the unique friendship between a married couple, a pair of newly engaged lovebirds, and a contented bachelor as they explore the treacherous jungle of love.

24
Monday, January 15, 9:00 p.m.
Ready for more Jack Bauer? We sure are, so we're tuning in for the sixth season premiere of 24...and also for the two-hour preview, which airs on Sunday, January 14, at 8:00 p.m.!

American Idol
Tuesday, January 16 and Wednesday, January 17, 8:00 p.m.
This special two-night season premiere kicks off another round of America's favorite reality competition. Don't miss it!

King of the Hill
Sunday, January 21, 8:30 p.m.
After an interminable wait, Hank Hill and the gang finally return for a tenth season of animated high jinks!

Prison Break
Monday, January 29, 8:00 p.m.
Wentworth Miller and his handsome crew return from a midseason hiatus to wow us with more drama, action, and chiseled good looks.

Drive
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An illegal cross-country road race is the setting for this new ensemble drama. Finally, something different!

On the Lot
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Undiscovered filmmakers will duke it out for viewer's votes in this new reality series, which will present its winner with a DreamWorks deal.

Dateline NBC
Tuesday, December 26, 8:00 p.m. - new timeslot

The people who brought you To Catch a Predator are moving to a new timeslot. Enjoy.

Deal or No Deal
Wednesday, January 3, 9:00 p.m. - new time slot

NBC continues the schedule-shuffling when Howie Mandel and his high-stakes game show make the move to Wednesday nights.

Grease: You're the One that I Want
Sunday, January 7, 8:00 p.m. (series premiere)

America's votes will choose the lucky and talented young actors who will play Sandy Dumbrowski and Danny Zuko in a Broadway production of Grease!

Friday Night Lights
Wednesday, January 10, 8:00 p.m. - new time slot

If you're a fan of Eric Taylor and his team of talented but troubled high-school football players, be sure to make the switch to Wednesdays for your fill of Friday Night Lights!

Crossing Jordan
Sunday, January 14, 10:00 p.m.

Dr. Jordan Cavanaugh returns to your television set to prove once more that forensic medicine can be both smart and sexy!

The Apprentice
Sunday, January 21, 9:00 p.m.

The Donald has hired The Daughter--Ivanka Trump--to help judge contestants on the sixth season of The Apprentice, which takes place in Los Angeles. Don't miss 90-minute previews at 9:30 p.m. on January 7 & 14.

Dateline NBC
Sunday, February 11, 7:00 p.m. - additional night show begins

Another night of Dateline NBC? We're blessed!

The Black Donnellys
Monday, March 5, 10:00 p.m. - series premiere

Four young Irish brothers become involved in a life of organized crime on the streets of New York. Is this NBC's answer to The Sopranos?

Raines
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LAPD Detective Michael Raines has some unusual partners in crime-solving: the ghosts of deceased victims. He's also haunted by the spirit of his dead partner. Look for it on Fridays in March!

Beauty and the Geek
Wednesday, January 3, 8:00 p.m. on The CW
Ashton Kutcher smiles upon us once again with a third crop of babes and brains ready to pool their talents and win the $250,000 grand prize.

The Search for the Next Pussycat Doll
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That's right, The Search for the Next Pussycat Doll is returning for a second season. We're waiting with bated breath for news of its airtime!

Hidden Palms
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Troubled teen Johnny moves to Palm Springs with his mom and stepfather...and soon begins to discover the dark secrets lurking beneath the sun-drenched surface of his new home.

Wildfire
Monday, January 1, 8:00 p.m. on ABC Family

ABC Family's equestrian drama returns for a much-anticipated third season. Will Kris and Junior rekindle their romance?

Dirt
Tuesday, January 2, 10:00 p.m. on FX

Courteney Cox stars in her first big TV project since Friends as the ruthless editor-in-chief of two major tabloid magazines.

Starveillance
Friday, January 5, 10:30 p.m. on E!

The creator of Celebrity DeathMatch brings you this new series, which uses claymation to bring everyday celebrity life to viewers. Cool!

The L Word
Sunday, January 7, 10:00 p.m. on Showtime

Season four of The L Word begins with Bette living on the lam, Helena adjusting to life without millions, and the return of "the old Shane." We can't wait!

Lincoln Heights
Monday, January 8, 7:00 p.m. on ABC Family

This new drama tells the story of a police officer who moves his family from a Southern California suburb to the gritty inner-city neighborhood where he grew up.

The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency
Wednesday, January 10, 10:00 p.m. on Oxygen

The "World's First Supermodel" is back with a second season. What will happen next in the wild world of fashion?

Nashville Star
Thursday, January 11, 10:00 p.m. on USA

This year's Nashville Star will be hosted by singer-songwriter Jewel. Watch as the Alaskan songstress joins the search for country music's next success story!

Rome
Sunday, January 14, 8:00 p.m. on HBO

The first season of Rome ended more than a year ago with the murder of Julius Caesar. Now the series returns to show viewers a nation in the midst of an epic power struggle.

Extras
Sunday, January 14, 9:00 p.m. on HBO

The man who brought us The Office returns for a second round as Andy Millman, an aspiring actor trying his hardest to nab a speaking role.

The Real Housewives of Orange County
Tuesday, January 16, 10:00 p.m. on Bravo

Surprising as it may seem, The Real Housewives of Orange County has been picked up for a second season. Don't miss the sneak preview at 11:00 p.m. on January 10!

The Naked Trucker & T-Bones Show
Wednesday, January 17, 10:30 p.m. on Comedy Central

Comedic sharp-shooters Dave Allen and David Koechner are ready to grace the airwaves with this, a weekly chronicle of their cross-country misadventures.

Monk
Friday, January 19, 9:00 p.m. on USA

The lovable and neurotic Mr. Monk returns from a brief midseason hiatus. Time to solve some crimes!

Psych
Friday, January 19, 10:00 p.m. on USA

Fake psychic Shawn Spencer returns after a few months off to solve some more crimes using his keen observational skills.

The Dresden Files
Sunday, January 21, 9:00 p.m. on Sci Fi

Wizard and private detective Harry Dresden pays his bills by helping the Chicago Police Department track down killer vampires, werewolves, and other paranormal perpetrators. Don't miss the series premiere!

Battlestar Galactica
Sunday, January 21, 10:00 p.m. on Sci Fi

This just in: Battlestar Galactica is moving to Sundays!

Top Design
Wednesday, January 31, 11:00 p.m. on Bravo

If you like Project Runway and Top Chef, you'll love Bravo's latest reality competition, in which talented interior designers are pitted against each other in a search for the Top Design. Note: after the premiere, Top Design will air at 10:00 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Sit Down Comedy with David Steinberg
Wednesday, February 21, 10:30 p.m. on TV Land

David Steinberg hosts a second season of this series, which interviews a different comedian in each episode.

Entourage
Sunday, March 18, 10:00 p.m.

The third season of Entourage has been on hiatus since August...but now it's finally ready to return!

The Sopranos
Sunday, April 8, 9:00 p.m.

Months of waiting finally pay off when The Sopranos returns to finish out its exciting sixth season!