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Fox Announces Fall Series Premiere Dates

New Sitcom 'Rel' Up First in a Preview on September 9th

New sitcom ‘Rel” is the first series out of the box on Fox this fall (or, really, late summer), with a premiere/preview set for the Sunday 8 p.m. half-hour (after football) on Sept. 9. Two weeks later is the sophomore season premiere, part one, of Ryan Murphy action drama “9-1-1” in the Sunday 8 p.m. hour. One night later, on Monday, Sept. 24, “9-1-1” steps into the Monday 9 p.m. hour (out of the season two premiere of medical drama “The Resident”).

The remainder of Fox’s primetime line-up — dramas The Gifted” and “Lethal Weapon” on Tuesday; dramas “Empire” and “Star” on Wednesday; Thursday Night Football; sitcoms “Last Man Standing” and “The Cool Kids” and non-scripted “Hell’s Kitchen” on Friday; and animated mainstays “The Simpsons,” “Bob’s Burgers” and “Family Guy” into “Rel’s” regularly scheduled Sunday 9:30 p.m. time period — open that week.

What follows are the Fox Fall 2018 series and season premiere dates:

Sunday, Sept. 9
8:00 p.m. “Rel” – premiere/preview

Sunday, Sept. 23
8:00 p.m. “9-1-1” (part one) – season two premiere

Monday, Sept. 24
8:00 p.m. “The Resident” – season two premiere
9:00 p.m. “9-1-1” (part two) – time period premiere

Tuesday, Sept. 25
8:00 p.m. “The Gifted” – season two premiere (new day and time)
9:00 p.m. “Lethal Weapon” – season three premiere (new time)

Wednesday, Sept. 26
8:00 p.m. “Empire” – season five premiere
9:00 p.m. “Star” – season three premiere

Thursday, Sept. 27
8:00 p.m. “Thursday Night Football” – new network

Friday, Sept. 28
8:00 p.m. “Last Man Standing” – network premiere
8:30 p.m. “The Cool Kids” – series premiere
9:00 p.m. “Hell’s Kitchen” – 18th edition premiere

Sunday, Sept. 30
8:00 p.m. “The Simpsons” – season 30 premiere
8:30 p.m. “Bob’s Burgers” – season nine premiere
9:00 p.m. “Family Guy” – season 16 premiere
9:30 p.m. “Rel” – the periodpremiere