ABC is the second broadcast network (following Fox) to reveal its fall premiere dates, with its slate set to unspool over three weeks in late September/early October.
The Wednesday sitcom block kicks things off on Sept. 21, now anchored by breakout comedy Abbott Elementary. The Season 3 premiere of Big Sky (now with Jensen Ackles and Reba McEntire!) closes out the night.
The Alphabet network’s fall launch wraps Thursday, Oct. 6, with the returns of Station 19 (Season 6) and Grey’s Anatomy (Season 19) leading into new Hilary Swank drama Alaska Daily (fka Alaska).
As a reminder, summertime staple Bachelor in Paradise is getting a regular-season upgrade, assuming a full four (!) hours of primetime real estate across Mondays (where it replaces Disney+-bound Dancing With the Stars) and Tuesdays.
All told, ABC’s premiere date plan looks like this…
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 21
8 pm The Conners Season 5 (new time)
8:30 pm The Goldbergs Season 10 (new time)
9 pm Abbott Elementary Season 2 (new night)
9:30 pm Home Economics Season 3
10 pm Big Sky Season 3 (new night)
FRIDAY, SEPT. 23
8 pm Shark Tank Season 14
9 pm 20/20
SUNDAY, SEPT. 25
8 pm CELEBRITY JEOPARDY! series premiere (host TBA)
9 pm Celebrity Wheel of Fortune Season 3
10 pm The Rookie Season 5
TUESDAY, SEPT. 27
8 pm Bachelor in Paradise Season 8
10 pm THE ROOKIE: FEDS series premiere
SUNDAY, OCT. 2
7 pm America’s Funniest Home Videos Season 33
MONDAY, OCT. 3
8 pm Bachelor in Paradise Episode 2
10 pm The Good Doctor Season 6
THURSDAY, OCT. 6
8 pm Station 19 Season 6
9 pm Grey’s Anatomy Season 19
10 pm ALASKA DAILY series premiere
A Million Little Things, American Idol, The Bachelor, Judge Steve Harvey, NOT DEAD YET and The Wonder Years
black-ish (ended), Card Sharks, The Celebrity Dating Game, The Hustler, Match Game, Promised Land and Queens
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