Fox has completed its fall schedule, and with TV writers still on strike and actors potentially on the verge of a strike too, unsurprisingly, it’s relying on unscripted shows to fill out the week.
In addition to its Sunday animation block (which works on a different production schedule than live-action scripted shows and will have new episodes ready in the fall), the network will have an unscripted slate to kick off the 2023-24 season. . Fox has also set premiere dates for its lineup, which will run for a couple of weeks starting on September 19.
The ongoing strike by the Writers Guild of America has delayed production on fall scripted series, which in a typical year would start shooting in July. SAG-AFTRA, the actors’ union, has set a strike deadline of July 12 after extending talks with studios and broadcasters by two weeks, but union members who appear on unscripted and game shows are covered by a different agreement (the so-called Network Code) that runs until June 2024.
Fox’s fall will feature the tenth season of the masked singertwo Gordon Ramsay shows on hell’s kitchen and the long idle time nightmares in the kitchensecond season of Special Forces and a famous version of name that melody, among others. musical guessing game i can see your voice he also returns from a hiatus of over a year.
The fourth season of lego masters, hosted by Will Arnett, is also scheduled for the fall. The lonely newcomer is snake oila twist on the shark tank formula in which entrepreneurs present products, some of which are real and some of which are fake. David Spade hosts.
WWE SmackDown it will continue to pack on Friday nights, with college football and other sports taking place on Saturdays.
Fox’s fall schedule and premiere dates are below. All times are ET/PT unless otherwise noted.
Tuesday, September 19
8 p.m.: Celebrity names that tune
9:00 p.m.: I can see your voice
Sunday, September 24
8 pm ET/5 pm PT: Krapopolis (follow the NFL doubleheader in all time zones)
Monday, September 25
8:00 p.m.: Nightmares in the kitchen
9:00 p.m.: Special Forces
Wednesday, September 27
20:00: The Masked Singer
9:00 p.m.: Snake Oil
Thursday, September 28
20:00: Hell’s Kitchen
9:00 p.m.: Lego Masters
8:00 p.m.: WWE SmackDown
Sunday, October 1
8:00 p.m.: The Simpsons
20:30: Krapopolis (opening time)
9:00 p.m.: Bob’s Burgers
9:30 p.m.: Family Guy