Michael Lavine/FOX(NEW YORK) — Fox has set the fall premiere dates for its new and returning series, beginning with the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards, airing live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Sunday, September 20. It will be hosted by Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s Andy Samberg.
The Batman-themed drama Gotham returns for its second season Monday, September 21.
Also returning to the network’s lineup on Wednesday, September 23 is the smash hit Empire, which will pick up three months after the shocking arrest and incarceration of Empire Entertainment head Lucious Lyon, played by Terrence Howard.
The Simpsons returns for its 27th season on Sunday, September 27, along with the live-action comedies Brooklyn Nine-Nine and The Last Man on Earth. The animated series Family Guy will also be back for its 13th season.
New for Fox’s 2015-16 season are the dramas Minority Report, based on Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster film, and Scream Queens, featuring an all-star cast, including Emma Roberts, Jamie Lee Curtis, Lea Michele, Abigail Breslin, Keke Palmer, Nick Jonas and Ariana Grande; and the comedies Grandfathered, starring John Stamos, and The Grinder, starring Rob Lowe and Fred Savage.
Fox’s fall premiere schedule is as follows. All times are Eastern:
Sunday, Sept. 20
8:00-11:00/67th Primetime Emmy Awards
Monday, Sept. 21
Tuesday, Sept. 22
Wednesday, Sept. 23
Sunday, Sept. 27
9:30-10:00/The Last Man on Earth
Tuesday, Sept. 29
Thursday, Oct. 1
Friday, Nov. 6
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