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Matt McGloin

NBC's "The Event" Goes On Hiatus


[[wysiwyg_imageupload:94:]]I know some here are fans of NBC's the event. Well, its going on "hiatus" to make room for The Cape, but will return according to SyFY February 28th. SyFY also reports that Medium is canceled. Press Release below:   NBC ANNOUNCES NEW MID-SEASON SCHEDULE UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. - November 15, 2010 - NBC today made several mid-season schedule announcements, including the premiere dates for four new series - the dramas The Cape and Harry's Law, the comedy Perfect Couples and the alternative series America's Next Great Restaurant. The lineup also includes series time period changes for Law & Order: Los Angeles, Chase, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Parenthood. Additionally, returning series Parks and Recreation, The Biggest Loser: Couples, Who Do You Think You Are?, Minute to Win It, The Marriage Ref and The Celebrity Apprentice resume on the schedule while other moves maximize the amount of original, non-repeat programming on the network. Following are night-by-night details: Mondays The new action-filled drama The Cape will premiere with a two-hour episode on Sunday, January 9 (9-11 p.m. ET). An encore broadcast of the two-hour episode airs Monday, January 10 (9-11 p.m. ET) with new episodes starting in its regular time period on January 17 (9-10 p.m. ET). The highly buzzed-about drama The Event returns with a two-hour edition on Monday, February 28 (9-11 p.m. ET) and begins airing in its regular 9-10 p.m. (ET) time slot on March 7. The new drama Harry's Law debuts at 10-11 p.m. (ET) starting on January 17. Parenthood will return on January 4 with new episodes in its current time period (Tuesdays, 10-11 p.m. ET) and will move to Mondays on March 7 at 10-11 p.m. (ET) with original episodes to complete its second season. Chuck continues at 8-9 p.m. (ET) on January 17. Tuesdays The new season of The Biggest Loser: Couples premieres on Tuesday, January 4 at 8-10 p.m. (ET). Law & Order: Los Angeles will move to Tuesdays at 10-11 p.m. (ET) on February 8. Wednesdays Beginning January 5, Minute to Win It returns at 8-9 p.m. (ET). The freshman drama Chase relocates to a new night and time at 9-10 p.m. (ET) beginning January 12. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit moves to a new time beginning with a two-hour episode from 9-11 p.m. (ET) on January 5 before resuming in its regular time of 10-11 p.m. (ET) the next week. The new alternative series America's Next Great Restaurant premieres from 9-10 p.m. (ET) on March 16. Thursdays The new Thursday-night lineup features wall-to-wall comedy beginning January 20 with Community at 8-8:30 p.m. (ET) followed at the new comedy Perfect Couples at 8:30-9 p.m. (ET). The Office continues at 9-9:30 p.m. (ET) and Parks and Recreation returns from 9:30-10 p.m. (ET). NBC opens a new hour of humor with 30 Rock moving to 10-10:30 p.m. (ET) and the freshman series Outsourced concludes the night at 10:30-11 p.m. (ET). Fridays The alternative genealogy series Who Do You Think You Are? returns on January 21 (8-9 p.m. ET). Dateline NBC will return on January 7 (9-11 p.m. ET). Sundays The Marriage Ref returns for its second season on March 6 (8-9 p.m. ET) followed by the return of The Celebrity Apprentice (9-11 p.m. ET), also on March 6. The premieres of the new January-March program schedule follow in a grid (all times ET); new series are capitalized. MONDAYS 8-9 p.m. - Chuck 9-10 p.m. - THE CAPE will premiere with a two-hour episode on Sunday, January 9 (9-11 p.m.). New episodes start in its regular time period on January 17 (9-10 p.m.) 10-11 p.m. - HARRY'S LAW (beginning January 17) 9-10 p.m. - The Event (returns on February 28, 9-11 p.m.; resumes in its regular time slot March 7) 10-11 p.m. -- Parenthood (debuts in this slot March 7 with all originals) TUESDAYS 8-10 p.m. -- The Biggest Loser: Couples (beginning January 4) 10-11 p.m. - Parenthood (beginning January 4 for four episodes) 10-11 p.m. -- Law & Order: Los Angeles (beginning February 8) WEDNESDAYS 8-9 p.m. -- Minute to Win It (beginning January 5) 9-10 p.m. -Chase (beginning January 12) 10-11 p.m. - Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (originals beginning January 5 with two-hour episode, 9-11 p.m. ET) 9-10 p.m. - AMERICA'S NEXT GREAT RESTAURANT (beginning March 16) THURSDAYS (all beginning January 20) 8-8:30 p.m. - Community 8:30-9 p.m. - PERFECT COUPLES 9-9:30 p.m. - The Office 9:30-10 p.m. - Parks and Recreation 10-10:30 p.m. - 30 Rock 10:30-11 p.m. - Outsourced FRIDAYS 8-9 p.m. -- Who Do You Think You Are? (beginning January 21) 9-11 p.m. - Dateline NBC (beginning January 7) SUNDAYS 7-8 p.m. - Dateline NBC 8-9 p.m. - The Marriage Ref (beginning March 6) 9-11 p.m. - The Celebrity Apprentice (beginning March 6)