Ratings: Charlie's Angels and Whitney Plunge, CBS' Gentleman Comes Up Short Vs. $#*!

How to Be a Gentleman might be muttering a few coarse words this morning. Although CBS’ new Thursday comedy debuted to a solid 9 million total viewers and 2.7 demo rating, that nonetheless marks a 30 percent drop from what the infamous $#*! My Dad Says did in the plum aprés-Big Bang Theory 8:30 slot a year ago.

Some of Thursday’s other freshman fare fared similarly. READ MORE

Fall TV Preview

Fall TV: CBS Sets Premiere Dates, Including NCIS, HIMYM and An Extra-Big Bang

CBS is the fourth network (following The CWFox and ABC) to release its fall TV premiere plan, and the 23rd cycle of reality juggernaut Survivor will kick things off on Wednesday, Sept. 14.

The Eye Net is giving its buzzy new sitcom 2 Broke Girls a special sneak preview behind the high-profile Ashton Kutcher-headlined relaunch of Two and a Half Men on Sept. 19 (delaying the return of …READ MORE & VIEW DATES

Fall TV Preview

Fall TV Preview: Your Guide to What's New!

The networks have unveiled their lineups for the 2011-12 TV season, and this is your “snapshot” guide to all of the shiny and new dramas, comedies and (not too many) reality series that will be coming your way. (For the short-term memory-deficient, cancellations can be found here.) CHECK OUT FALL’S NEW SHOWS!

Fall TV Preview

Fall Preview: Check Out J.J. Abrams' Person of Interest, and 4 Other New CBS Shows

With the fewest new shows of any network going into the 2011-12 TV season (detailed here), CBS is once again sticking with what they know: quirky-character comedies, and a few medical and cop dramas. READ MORE & WATCH FALL PREVIEWS