If the now-completed Upfronts have shown us anything this year, it’s that the shrunken broadcast giants tread lightly but make a lot of noise. Unless you’re Murdoch’s very own Fox. Then you just type art of war Middle finger on the convention of a fall plan and forcing the city to guess your next move.
Oh yeah, and the self-proclaimed transitional CW is gearing up for a likely sale to Nexstar – which means a double shot walker and All Americans with new spinoff series on the YA-leaning network schedule in September.
New broadcast series for the 2022-23 season: photo gallery
After a series of often overblown presentations from corporate bosses in NYC over the past few days, it is also now undisputed that the Big 3 are no longer the jewel in the crown.
Blended into the overall conglomerate’s mega-mix and seemingly secondary to their streaming cousins, ABC, NBC, and CBS are playing it safe this season, if schedule can be maintained at all. Hoping not to have to hit the panic button, there is one Beginner Offshoot of ABC, a love boatinspired dating show that docks with CBS, and NBC is taking the polar opposite of a quantum leap with a reboot of the cheesy 1990s sci-fi series.
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Now there’s always those midseason slots like the final season of Riverdale and more coming early next year if not sooner. We’ll update this grid when Fox finally gets around to showing off its unscripted and sport-speckled cards.
ABC’s 2022 fall program hosted ‘Bachelor In Paradise’, ‘Abbott’ & ‘Big Sky’ Move, ‘AMLT’ & ‘Wonder Years’
CBS Fall 2022 Schedule: Thursday Comedy Block Shrinks, Wednesday Goes Reality, NCIS: LA Moves & Fire Country Gets Magnum PI Slot
NBC Fall 2022 Schedule: Friday Comedy Block Sends ‘Blacklist’ to Midseason, ‘La Brea’ Returns Tuesday
The CW fall 2022 schedule: “The Flash”, “Riverdale” and “Nancy Drew” move to midseason, “Stargirl” moves to fall, “All American” blocks on Mondays, and “Walker” doubleheaders on Thursdays
Fox is breaking with tradition and not announcing a fall schedule on Day of Upfront, reveals 2022-23 Slate