America's Got Talent

Aspiring performers, get your audition tapes ready! America's Got Talent and Last Comic Standing are coming back.

America's Got Talent will kick off its fifth season on June 1 at 8/7c followed by the show's move to Wednesdays on June 2 at 9/8c. The talent competition welcomes new judge Howie Mandel, who joins Sharon Osbourne, Piers Morgan and host Nick Cannon.

New host Craig Robinson (The Office) will usher in Last Comic Standing's seventh season on June 7 at 8/7c. The show will move to its regular time slot at 9/8c the following Monday, June 14.

Howie Mandel joins America's Got Talent

NBC will also premiere two new scripted series by summer, the comedy 100 Questions and the drama Persons Unknown.

100 Questions, about a woman who turns to an online dating site on her quest for love, stars Charlotte Payne and will debut May 27 at 8:30/7:30c. Starring Alan Ruck and Jason Wiles, Persons Unknown follows a group of strangers who come together to solve mysteries in their lives, and will premiere June 7 at 10/9c.

Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio joins Law & Order: Criminal Intent

NBC will air episodes from the new season of Law & Order: Criminal Intent — which premieres March 30 on USA — starting June 20 at 10/9c.

Besides the new series, the network will air a special that goes behind-the-scenes of Universal Studio's new Harry Potter theme park. The Making of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter will air June 6 at 7/6c.

Are you excited for more America's Got Talent and Last Comic Standing?