The network has moved Mom to Thursday nights temporarily, and pushed the Season 2 premiere back to Oct. 30. (It was originally scheduled to premiere on Monday, Sept. 29.) In addition, The Millers season premiere has been moved up to Monday, Oct. 20 at 8:30/7:30c. (It was originally scheduled to premiere on Thursday, Oct. 30.)
For the next three weeks, as it did this week, CBS will double up on The Big Bang Theory on Monday nights, showing back-to-back episodes (the first an original; the second a rerun) beginning at 8/7c.
CBS' new Thursday lineup, which will launch on Oct. 30 following its coverage of Thursday Night Football, is as follows: The Big Bang Theory (8/7c); Mom (8:30/7:30c); Two and a Half Men (9/8c); The McCarthys (9:30/8:30c); Elementary (10/9c).
But wait! It doesn't end there. Mom will return to Monday nights at 8:30/7:30c beginning Jan. 5; The Millers will return to Thursday nights at 8:30/7:30c on Jan. 8.
Confused yet? Here's a breakdown:
Premieres: Thursday, Oct. 30, 8:30/7:30c
Oct. 30 to Jan. 5: airs Thursdays at 8:30/7:30c
Starting Jan. 5: airs Mondays at 8:30/7:30c
The Big Bang Theory:
Sept. 29 to Oct. 13: airs back-to-back episodes on Mondays at 8/7c (new) and 8:30/7:30c (rerun)
Monday, Oct. 20: airs one episode at 8/7c (followed by premiere of The Millers)
Starting Oct. 30: airs Thursdays at 8/7c
Premieres: Monday, Oct. 20, 8:30/7:30c
Oct. 20 to Jan. 7: airs Mondays, 8:30/7:30c
Starting Jan. 8: airs Thursdays, 8:30/7:30c
Got all that?
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