January 16, 2013

TV TimeZ: January 16


FOX: American Idol (Part 1) at 8p
Syfy: Ghost Hunters at 9p; Ghost Mine at 10p
Food Network: Bobby's Dinner Battle at 10p
Investigation Discovery: Dangerous Persuasions at 10p
Comedy Central: Workaholics at 10p; Kroll Show at 1030p

ABC: The Middle, The Neighbors, Modern Family, Suburgatory, Nashville
CBS: Criminal Minds, CSI
CW: Arrow, Supernatural 



ABC has decided to no longer air original episodes of sitcoms Happy Endings and Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 on Sundays at 10p and 1030p respectively.  The network will replace the comedies by an encore of Shark Tank.  Both sitcoms will continue to air on Tuesdays at 9p and 930p.

Bridal-themed series Something Borrowed, Something New premieres on TLC starting February 8 at 10p.  This series is TLC's latest addition for its BrideDay lineup with 12 half-hour episodes hosted by designer Kelly Nishimoto and stylist Sam Saboura.  In each episode, brides are looking for the perfect dress and have to choose between a new designer gown and a fashionably reimagined heirloom dress

Jessica Simpson will be starring in a new comedy as NBC ordered a pilot presentation for a scripted half-hour project.  The project is described as a Curb Your Enthusiasm-like venture inspired on Simpson's real life.  Electus and Universal Television will produce the multi-camera project.  Simpson and Electus head Ben Silverman are also involved in NBC's Fashion Star which is back for a second season starting March 8.