Fox revealed its schedule for the 2017-18 television season last week. Some highlights:
— New Girl will be back for its final season, which will consist of 7 episodes. It’ll air in midseason.
— The X-Files will also be back!
— Empire will move an hour earlier on Wednesdays.
My (New) Picks: The Orville, Ghosted, L.A. to Vegas, The Resident and The Gifted.
Fox’s Fall 2017 Schedule:
8pm — Lucifer
9pm — The Gifted
8pm — Lethal Weapon
9pm — The Mick
9:30pm — Brooklyn Nine-Nine
8pm — Empire
9pm — Star
8pm — Gotham
9pm — The Orville
8pm — Hell’s Kitchen
9pm — The Exorcist
Fox Sports Saturday
7pm — NFL
7:30pm — Bob’s Burgers
8pm — The Simpsons
8:30pm — Ghosted
9pm — Family Guy
9:30pm — The Last Man on Earth
Not Returning: APB, Bones, Making History, Pitch, Rosewood, Scream Queens, Sleepy Hollow and Son of Zorn.
Midseason: New Girl, The X-Files, 9-1-1 and LA to Vegas.
Logline: Follows a cynical skeptic and a genius “true believer” in the paranormal who are recruited by the Bureau Underground to look into the rampant “unexplained” activity in Los Angeles – all while uncovering a larger mystery that could threaten the existence of the human race.
Cast: Craig Robinson, Adam Scott, Adeel Akhtar, Ally Walker, Edi Patterson
L.A. to Vegas (Comedy — Midseason)
Logline: Set on the Friday night flight from LAX to Vegas and the returning flight on Sunday, it follows a group of underdogs trying to find their place in the world who all share the same goal: to come back a winner in the casino of life.
Cast: Ed Weeks, Dylan McDermott, Kim Matula, Olivia Macklin
Logline: Two ordinary parents discover that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive.
Cast: Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker, Coby Bell, Sean Teale, Blair Redford, Janie Chung, Natalie Alyn, Emma Dumont, Percy Hynes White
The Resident (Drama — Midseason)
Logline: An idealistic young doctor begins his first day under the supervision of a tough, brilliant senior resident who pulls the curtain back on all of the good and evil in modern-day medicine. Lives might be saved or lost, but expectations will always be shattered.
Cast: Manish Dayal, Matt Czuchry, Emily VanCamp, Bruce Greenwood, Valerie Cruz
9-1-1 (Drama — Midseason)
Logline: A fast-paced exploration into the lives and careers of first responders – cops, paramedics, firefighters – the people who put their lives on the line to save others.
Cast: Angela Bassett