Posted by:
Matt McGloin

NBC Releases Prime Time Schedule; Includes J.J. Abrams' "Revolution"

Body

Press Release

 

NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday September 16, 2012 - Saturday September 22, 2012

 

2841

NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday September 16, 2012 - Saturday September 22, 2012


"FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA"


"091612"


09/16/2012 (07:00PM - 08:15PM) (Sunday) :

 


"NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL"


"DETROIT LIONS @ SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS "


09/16/2012 (08:15PM - 11:30PM) (Sunday) :

 


"THE VOICE"


"BLIND AUDITIONS CONTINUED"


09/17/2012 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Monday) : THE BLIND AUDITIONS CONTINUE - Carson Daly ("Last Call with Carson Daly") hosts week two of the vocal competition series, featuring an exciting array of talented vocalists as they compete to be selected by one of the coaches and fight for a chance at an opportunity to win the title of being named "The Voice." Coaches Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine, Cee Lo Green and Blake Shelton continue building their teams. Christina Milian ("Be Cool") serves as Social Media Correspondent.


Nikki Lichterman


Akiva Griffith

 


"REVOLUTION"


"PILOT"


09/17/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : SEASON PREMIERE-AN EPIC ADVENTURE FROM J.J. ABRAMS, ERIC KRIPKE AND JON FAVREAU - What would you do without it all? In this epic adventure from J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions and "Supernatural’s" Eric Kripke, a family struggles to reunite in an American landscape void of electricity: a world of empty cities, local militias and heroic freedom fighters, where every single piece of technology -- computers, planes, cars, phones, even lights -- has mysteriously blacked out forever.


The series stars Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, Graham Rogers, Anna Lise Phillips, Zak Orth, JD Pardo, Giancarlo Esposito, David Lyons, Maria Howell, Daniealla Alonso, Tim Guinee and Elizabeth Mitchell. Kripke, Abrams and Bryan Burk ("Lost," "Star Trek") serve as executive producers, and Jon Favreau ("Iron Man," "Iron Man 2") serves as co-executive producer. "Revolution" is produced by Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Bad Robot Productions, Kripke Enterprises and Warner Bros. Television. The pilot was directed by Favreau.

 

 

"THE VOICE"


"BLIND AUDITIONS CONTINUED"


09/18/2012 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Tuesday) : THE BLIND AUDITIONS CONTINUE - Carson Daly ("Last Call with Carson Daly") hosts week three of the vocal competition series, featuring an exciting array of talented vocalists as they compete to be selected by one of the coaches and fight for a chance at an opportunity to win the title of being named "The Voice." Coaches Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine, Cee Lo Green and Blake Shelton continue building their teams. Christina Milian ("Be Cool") serves as Social Media Correspondent.


Nikki Lichterman


Akiva Griffith

 


"GO ON"


"EPISODE 3"


09/18/2012 (09:00PM - 09:30PM) (Tuesday) : RYAN’S ATTEMPT TO SOLVE SONIA’S PROBLEM BACKFIRES – Frustrated with the "all talk, no action" philosophy of Lauren (Laura Benanti), Ryan (Matthew Perry) urges Sonia (Sarah Baker) to dump her boyfriend. When the consequences get out of control, Ryan realizes Lauren may be wiser than he realized. And while trying to keep busy and avoid being lonely, Ryan makes increasing demands on his assistant, Carrie (Allison Miller). Meanwhile, Ryan rekindles George's (Bill Cobbs) love of basketball.


Julie White, Tyler James Williams, Suzy Nakamura and Brett Gelman also star.

 


"THE NEW NORMAL"


"SOFA'S CHOICE"


09/18/2012 (09:30PM - 10:00PM) (Tuesday) : MUST WE GO BACK TO GREY GARDENS? – Shania (Bebe Wood) is working to adapt to her new surroundings and, much to the delight of Bryan (Andrew Rannells), begins impersonating Little Edie from ”˜Grey Gardens.’ Later, David (Justin Bartha) and Bryan reminisce about the first time they met and decide to have a night on the town like they did when they were younger. Elsewhere, Jane (Ellen Barkin) finds something disturbing in the boys’ room and enlists Goldie’s (Georgia King) ex-husband Clay (Jayson Blair) to try and woo her granddaughter back to Ohio. Elsewhere, Rocky (NeNe Leakes) mistakenly suspects Shania of misbehaving.

 


"PARENTHOOD"


"LEFT FIELD"


09/18/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : VICTOR LEARNS TO BE A BRAVERMAN AND KRISTINA’S WORLD IS SUDDENLY ALTERED—RAY ROMANO GUEST STARS—As the family adapts to their new son, Julia (Erika Christensen) communicates her love in an unusual way to Victor (Xolo Mariduena). Meanwhile Crosby (Dax Shepard) and Jasmine (Joy Bryant) work as a couple to add structure and boundaries to their marriage. Also, Sarah’s (Lauren Graham) new boss Hank (Guest Star Ray Romano) unexpectedly helps her understand Drew’s (Miles Heizer) feelings. And Kristina (Monica Potter) convinces Adam (Peter Krause) to fill a missing void in the household and receives news that may change her life forever.


Sam Jaeger, Craig T. Nelson, Bonnie Bedelia, Miles Heizer, Savannah Paige Rae, Tyree Brown and Sarah Ramos also star.

 

Jessica Nevarez


Aime Wolfe

 


"THE VOICE"


"TBA"


09/19/2012 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) :


Nikki Lichterman


Akiva Griffith

 


"ANIMAL PRACTICE"


"TBA"


09/19/2012 (09:00PM - 09:30PM) (Wednesday) :

 


"GUYS WITH KIDS"


"TBA"


09/19/2012 (09:30PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) :

 


"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"


"RHODIUM NIGHTS"


09/19/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : A HIGH-SOCIETY BACHELOR PARTY ENDS IN TRAGEDY WHEN AN ESCORT IS FOUND DEAD, AND THE SVU SQUAD MUST PROCEED WITH CAUTION AS INFLUENTIAL PEOPLE TRY TO BURY TO THE TRUTH. DEAN WINTERS RETURNS AS DETECTIVE BRIAN CASSIDY.


An underage escort is found dead at a wild bachelor party, and Captain Cragen (Dann Florek) cautions his team to investigate with discretion, as there were several high-profile people at the scene. In their efforts to question a well-known leader in the New York escort world (guest star Peter Jacobson), Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Amaro (Danny Pino) encounter former SVU detective Brian Cassidy (Winters), who’s been working undercover. With his help, the detectives dig deeper into a vicious power struggle between the two top escort businesses, but before the case is cracked, a shocking event threatens to destroy the life of one SVU squad member. Also starring Ice-T (Detective Odafin Tutuola) and Kelli Giddish (Detective Amanda Rollins.)

 


Sharon Pannozzo


"NBC SPECIALS"


"SNL PRIMETIME ELECTION SPECIAL (THUR 9/20)"


09/20/2012 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Thursday) :

 


"UP ALL NIGHT"


"FRIENDSHIPS & PARTNERSHIPS"


09/20/2012 (08:30PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : "THE AVA SHOW" IS CANCELLED IN SEASON TWO PREMIERE- Reagan (Christina Applegate) and Ava’s (Maya Rudolph) friendship is tested following the news of the show’s cancellation. Meanwhile, Reagan hires her brother Scott (Luka Jones) to help remodel their bathroom, and Chris (Will Arnett) decides to re-enter the working world.


Kristy Chan


Gary Mednick

 


"THE OFFICE"


"NEW GUYS"


09/20/2012 (09:00PM - 09:30PM) (Thursday) : THE OFFICE BEGINS ITS FINAL SEASON. Jim (John Krasinski) and Dwight (Rainn Wilson) are thrown off balance by the arrival of two young employees (Clark Duke and Jake Lacy) that the others dub "the new Jim" and "Dwight, Jr." Andy (Ed Helms) comes back from Outward Bound leadership training with a desire for vengeance on Nellie (Catherine Tate). Will Oscar (Oscar Nunez) adopt Angela’s (Angela Kinsey) cat? Kevin (Brian Baumgartner) saves a turtle. Jenna Fischer, Ellie Kemper, Craig Robinson, Mindy Kaling, B.J. Novak, Paul Lieberstein, Leslie David Baker, Phyllis Smith, Kate Flannery, Creed Bratton also star.

 


"PARKS AND RECREATION"


"MS. KNOPE GOES TO WASHINGTON"


09/20/2012 (09:30PM - 10:00PM) (Thursday) : LESLIE AND ANDY HEAD TO WASHINGTON D.C.—SENATORS BARBARA BOXER, JOHN MCCAIN AND OLYMPIA SNOWE GUEST STAR—Leslie (Amy Poehler) and Andy (Chris Pratt) visit Ben (Adam Scott) and April (Aubrey Plaza) at their new jobs in Washington D.C., and Leslie feels overwhelmed by the city -- especially after meeting two of her idols (Senators Barbara Boxer and Olympia Snowe). Meanwhile, Ron (Nick Offerman) throws a "thank you" barbeque for the entire Parks and Recreation staff. Aziz Ansari, Rashida Jones, Rob Lowe, Jim O’Heir and Retta also star.


Joanne Park

 


"ROCK CENTER WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS"


"092012"


09/20/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) :

 


"NBC SPECIALS"


"2012 NCLR ALMA AWARDS"


09/21/2012 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Friday) : 2012 NCLR ALMA AWARDS®


EVA LONGORIA AND GEORGE LOPEZ RETURN AS HOSTS, CHRISTINA AGUILERA GETS SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD -- Hollywood favorites Eva Longoria and George Lopez will return as co-hosts of the 2012 NCLR ALMA Awards®, a star-studded kickoff to Hispanic Heritage Month honoring the nation’s premiere Latino performers who promote accurate and positive images of Hispanics in entertainment. Christina Aguilera, a five-time Grammy winner and popular coach on NBC’s Emmy-nominated hit series "The Voice," will receive the 2012 NCLR Special Achievement Award for her incredible career and exceptional work in philanthropy. America Ferrera, Michael Pena, Nicole Richie and Wilmer Valderrama will be among the many presenters on hand to celebrate the accomplishments of some of the most prolific Latinos in the entertainment industry, spanning music, television and film. The 2012 NCLR ALMA Awards® will be produced by dick clark productions’ executive producers Orly Adelson and Barry Adelman, along with Eva Longoria and Janet Murguía, President and CEO of NCLR (National Council of La Raza).

 


"GRIMM"


"BAD MOON RISING"


09/21/2012 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Friday) : NICK AND HANK FIND THEMSELVES IN THE MIDDLE OF A DISTURBING FAMILY REUNION WHEN HANK’S OLD FRIEND SEEKS HIS HELP TO FIND HIS MISSING DAUGHTER -- MADDIE HASSON, JOHN PYPER-FERGUSON AND MARK PELLEGRINO GUEST-STAR – As Hank (Russell Hornsby) continues to seek help to cope with the inexplicable siting he had, an old friend, Jarold Kempfer (guest star Mark Pellegrino), needs his help when his daughter (guest star Maddie Hasson) goes missing. Nick’s (David Giuntoli) expertise as a Grimm comes in to play as he investigates the disturbing motives linked to the disappearance. Silas Weir Mitchell, Bitsie Tulloch, Sasha Roiz, Reggie Lee and Bree Turner also star.

 


"DATELINE NBC"


"TBA"


09/21/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :

 


"NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL"


"NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL: MICHIGAN @ NOTRE DAME (9/22/2012)"


09/22/2012 (07:30PM - 11:00PM) (Saturday) 

Subscribe