Upfronts Week 2018 is underway, and Fox is the second broadcast-TV network (following NBC) to announce its schedule for the fall TV season.
♦ Tim Allen’s revived Last Man Standing will take back its old ABC time slot, Fridays at 8/7c, leading into the new retirement-home sitcom The Cool Kids.
♦ The three-hour live musical production of Rent will air on Sunday, Jan. 27 at 7/6c.
♦ Ryan Murphy’s breakout hit 9-1-1 is shifting to Mondays-at-9 following The Resident (which moves up an hour to 8/7c, replacing cancelled Lucifer).
♦ The Orville Season 2 will premiere Sunday, Dec. 30 leading out of an NFL double-header, before moving to its usual Thursday time slot.
♦ Fox has yet to decide the fate of remaining bubble series Ghosted and LA to Vegas.
8 pm The Resident (new time slot)
9 pm 9-1-1 (new time slot)
8 pm The Gifted (new time slot)
9 pm Lethal Weapon (new time slot)
8 pm Empire
9 pm Star
8 pm Thursday Night Football
8 pm College Football
Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Exorcist, The Last Man on Earth, Lucifer, The Mick, New Girl and Shots Fired. Still TBD: La to Vegas and Ghosted.