Midseason 2012 TV Schedule

by | December 16, 2011 at 1:05 PM | General

Ready, set (your DVR’s), go. Below, the 2012 midseason premiere schedule of new shows and notable returns. (**Above, sample the early premiere of Showtime’s new comedy “House of Lies”**)

SUNDAY, JAN. 1
8/7c: “Mob Wives” (VH1)
9/8c: “Mama Drama” (VH1) **NEW SERIES**
9/8c: “Oprah’s Next Chapter” (OWN) **NEW SERIES**
10/9c: “Angry Boys” (HBO) **NEW SERIES**

MONDAY, JAN. 2
8/7c: “The Bachelor” (ABC) [Watch Preview]
8/7c: “Pretty Little Liars” (ABC Family) **Season 2B
9/8c: “The Lying Game” (ABC Family) **Season 1B
10/9c: “It’s a Brad, Brad World” (Bravo) **NEW SERIES**

TUESDAY, JAN. 3
8/7c: “Switched at Birth” (ABC Family)
8:30/7:30c: “Work It” (ABC) **NEW SERIES** [Watch Preview]
9/8c: “Celebrity Wife Swap” (ABC) **NEW SERIES**
9/8c: “Jane By Design” (ABC Family)

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4

9/8c: “Mobbed” (FOX) **NEW SERIES**
9/8c: “Dog the Bounty Hunter” (A&E)
10/9c: “Steven Seagal: Lawman” (A&E)

THURSDAY, JAN. 5
9/8c: “Project Runway All Stars” (Lifetime)
10/9c: “Jersey Shore” (MTV)

FRIDAY, JAN. 6
10/9c: “Portlandia” (IFC) [Go Behind The Scenes]
10/9c: “Merlin” (Syfy)
10:30/9:30c: “The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret” (IFC)

SUNDAY, JAN. 8
9/8c: “Shameless” (Showtime) [Watch Preview]
9/8c: “Downton Abbey” (PBS) [Watch Clip]
10/9c: “House of Lies” (Showtime) **NEW SERIES** [Watch the Early Premiere]
10:30/9:30c: “Californication” (Showtime)

TUESDAY, JAN. 10
10/9c: “The Game” (BET)

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11
8/7c: “Whitney” (NBC) **New Time
8:30/7:30c: “Are You There, Chelsea?” (NBC) **NEW SERIES** [Watch Preview]
9/8c: “Ghost Hunters” (Syfy)
10/9c: “Face Off” (Syfy)

THURSDAY, JAN. 12
8/7c: “30 Rock” (NBC)

8:30/7:30c: “Rob” (CBS) **NEW SERIES**
9/8c: “The Finder” (FOX) **NEW SERIES** [Watch Preview]
10/9c: “The Firm” (NBC) **NEW SERIES** Preview Jan. 8 at 9/8c [Watch Interview]

MONDAY, JAN. 16
9/8c: “Alcatraz” (FOX) **NEW SERIES** [Watch Preview]
9/8c: “Being Human” (Syfy)

TUESDAY, JAN. 17
10/9c: “Justified” (FX)
10/9c: “Southland” (TNT)
10/9c: “White Collar” (USA) **Season 3B

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18
10/9c: “Royal Pains” (USA) **Season 3B

THURSDAY, JAN. 19
9/8c: “Archer” (FX) Season 3B
9:30/8:30c: “Unsupervised” (FX)

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25
8/7c: “American Idol” (FOX) **Preview Jan. 22 at 8/7c

THURSDAY, JAN. 26
8/7c: “American Idol” (FOX)

FRIDAY, JAN. 27
10/9c: “Spartacus: Vengeance” (Starz)

SUNDAY, JAN. 29
9/8c: “Luck” (HBO) **NEW SERIES** Preview Dec. 11 at 10/9c

TUESDAY, JAN. 31
10:30/9:30c: “Key & Peele” (Comedy Central) **NEW SERIES**

MONDAY, FEB. 6
8/7c: “The Voice” (NBC) ** Preview on Feb. 5 at 10/9c
10/9c: “Smash” (NBC) **NEW SERIES** [Watch Preview]

TUESDAY, FEB. 7
9/8c: “The River” (ABC) **NEW SERIES**

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8
9/8c: “Rock Center With Brian Williams” **NEW NIGHT**

SUNDAY, FEB. 12
9/8c: “The Celebrity Apprentice” (NBC)
9/8c: “The Walking Dead” (AMC) **Season 2B
10/9c: “Secret Stash” (AMC) **NEW SERIES**

SUNDAY, FEB. 19
10/9c: “Eastbound & Down” (HBO)
10:30/9:30c: “Life’s Too Short” (HBO) **NEW SERIES**

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22
9/8c: “Ghost Hunters International” (Syfy)

SUNDAY, MAR. 4
10/9c: “GCB” (ABC) **NEW SERIES** [Watch Preview]

TUESDAY, MAR. 6
8:30/7:30c: “Breaking In” (FOX)
10/9c: “Fashion Star” (NBC) **NEW SERIES**

THURSDAY, MAR. 15
8/7c: “Missing” (ABC) **NEW SERIES**

MONDAY, MAR. 19
8/7c: “Dancing With the Stars” (ABC)
9/8c: “Touch” (FOX) **NEW SERIES** Preview Jan. 25 at 9/8c [Watch Preview]

TUESDAY, MAR. 27
9/8c: “Dancing With the Stars Results” (ABC)

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