ABC will bringing a full schedule to summer viewers this year including a long-list of new series and realty shows. New on the list is “The Astronaut Wives Club,” “Bachelor in Paradise,” “Rising Star” and “The Quest” which all debut this year on the ABC Summer Schedule.
Not to be outdone are the returning series including “The Bachelorette,” “Bet On Your Baby,” “Extreme Weight Loss,” “Mistresses,” “Motive,” “NY Med,” “Rookie Blue” and “Wipeout”.
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ABC announced its summer lineup, with four new series joining the schedule: “The Astronaut Wives Club” on Thursday, July 24 at 9:00 p.m.; “Bachelor in Paradise” on Monday, August 4 at 8:00 p.m.; “Rising Star” on Sunday, June 22 at 9:00 p.m.; and “The Quest” on Thursday, June 19 at 8:00 p.m.
ABC’s summer premiere dates are as follows listed in chronological order, and all times are ET:
Thursday, April 24
10:00-11:00 p.m. “Black Box” (new series premiere)
Sunday, May 18
8:00-11:00 p.m. “The 2014 Billboard Music Awards”
Monday, May 19
9:30 – 11:00 p.m. “The Bachelorette”
Wednesday, May 21
10:00-11:00 p.m. “Motive”
Monday, May 26
8:00-10:00 p.m. “The Bachelorette” (regular time period premiere)
Tuesday, May 27
8:00-10:00 p.m. “Extreme Weight Loss”
Saturday, May 31
8:00-9:00 p.m. “Bet On Your Baby”
Monday, June 2
10:01-11:00 p.m. “Mistresses”
Thursday, June 5
8:00-8:30 p.m. “Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night”
Thursday, June 19
8:00-9:00 p.m. “The Quest” (new series premiere)
Sunday, June 22
7:00-9:00 p.m. “Wipeout” (special two-hour premiere)
9:00-11:00 p.m. “Rising Star” (new series premiere)
Tuesday, June 24
10:00-11:00 p.m. “NY Med”
Sunday, June 29
8:00-9:00 p.m. “Wipeout” (regular time period premiere)
Thursday, July 17
10:00-11:00 p.m. “Rookie Blue”
Thursday, July 24
9:00-10:00 p.m. “The Astronaut Wives Club” (new series premiere)
Monday, August 4
8:00-10:00 p.m. “Bachelor in Paradise” (new series premiere)