CBS Sets Premieres for ‘Man with a Plan’ and ‘Fam’
Two comedies get premiere dates on CBS
CBS has set the premiere dates for the network’s upcoming new and returning comedies. The shows will be part of CBS‘ winter 2019 schedule, which includes the series premiere of “FAM” and the return of “Man with a Plan”.
According to the network’s announcement, CBS will premiere the new comedy FAM on January 10th, “Murphy Brown” will complete its season order and CBS didn’t order any extra episodes that FAM will have to work around. FAM stars Nina Dobrev and Tone Bell in a comedy about a woman whose vision of a perfect life with her adoring fiancé and his wonderful parents is radically altered when her 16-year-old, out-of-control half-sister unexpectedly comes to live with her. As the family Clem (Dobrev) chose and the family she has blend, Clem realizes that this new happy fam may be the perfection she’s always been seeking. Odessa Adlon, Brian Stokes Mitchell and Sheryl Lee Ralph also star. Corinne Kingsbury, Aaron Kaplan, Wendi Trilling and Dana Honor are executive producers for Kapital Entertainment in association with CBS Television Studios.
“Man with a Plan” will return for its third season on February 4th after “Happy Together” completes its season run. “Man with a Plan” stars Golden Globe Award winner Matt LeBlanc in a comedy about an old-school guy confronting the modern challenges of parenting, marriage and family. Liza Snyder, Kevin Nealon, Stacy Keach, Grace Kaufman, Matthew McCann, Hala Finley, Matt Cook and Kali Rocha also star. Jeff and Jackie Filgo, Matt LeBlanc, Michael Rotenberg, Troy Zien and Gregg Mettler are executive producers for CBS Television Studios.
CBS did not set a date for “Life in Pieces” but a date is expected to be announced as we get closer to the winter schedule.
Meanwhile you still have CBS favorites like “The Big Bang Theory,” “Young Sheldon,” “Magnum P.I.,” “Bull,” “SWAT,” “The Neighborhood,” “Big Brother,” and “Mom” to keep you busy over the following weeks.