CBS Summer Schedule: BrainDead, American Gothic and Zoo premiere dates, and more
By Daniel Redford on March 18, 2016
You’re probably not even done writing down all the premiere and finale dates CBS announced on Wednesday (including finally a premiere date for , and also for and ), but the network thought to add some more premiere dates to your write-down-in-calendar queue.
To that end, CBS has announced premiere dates for two new and two returning summer series. First up is new series, followed by and fellow newcomer . The schedule is rounded out by the season premiere of sophomore .
is a comedic thriller hailing from creators Robert and Michelle King. It revolves around a young Capitol Hill staffer (Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Mercy Street) who discovers on her first day that all congressmen have been replaced by brain-eating aliens. The series will premiere on Monday, June 13 at 10/9c.
On Wednesday, June 22nd at 8/7c,will have a two-hour premiere, moving into the Wednesdays at 8/7c, Thursdays at 9/8c and Sundays at 8/7c timeslots.
On that same date, Wednesday June 22nd,will air its series premiere at 10/9c. is an upcoming murder-mystery show executive produced by Steven Spielberg. The show centers on a prominent Boston family whose patriarch dies. Shortly after his death, the family discovers links between him and a string of murders.
Finally, on Tuesday, June 28,will have a two-hour season premiere starting at 9/8c.
The full schedule is below, where new series are in bold and times are in Eastern:
Monday, June 13
10 -(series premiere)
Wednesday, June 22
10 - (series premiere)
Thursday, June 23
9 -(timeslot premiere)
Sunday, June 26
8 -(timeslot premiere)
Tuesday, June 28
9 -(2-hour season premiere)