Pushing Daisies by Justin Stephens/ABC Pushing Daisies by Justin Stephens/ABC

The new ABC series Pushing Daisies will get an advance screening at this year's New York Television Festival on Sept. 6, at the New World Stages in midtown Manhattan. The sneak peek will be followed by a reception with the show's cast and creators. (To order tickets, visit NYTVF.com and click on "Box Office.") Otherwise, catch Pushing Daisies on ABC Oct. 3, at 8 pm/ET.

Speaking of ABC, premiere dates have been set for the TV-movie adaptations of Mitch Albom's For One More Day (Dec. 9) and A Raisin in the Sun (Feb. 25, 2008, aka the day after the Oscars).