TNT just unveiled its summer schedule, setting premiere dates and time slots for new series Franklin & Bash and Falling Skies and returning shows The Closer, Rizzoli & Isles, Hawthorne, Men of a Certain Age, Memphis Beat and Leverage. Meanwhile, OWN announced its new unscripted series Kidnapped by the Kids, about workaholic parents spending a week of quality time with their kids, will premiere April 4 in the Monday 9 PM time slot. Here is TNT’s summer lineup:
Franklin & Bash – Series premiere Wednesday, June 1, at 9 p.m.
Mark-Paul Gosselaar (NYPD Blue) and Breckin Meyer (Road Trip) star in this lighthearted legal drama as two fly-by-the-seat-of-their-pants lawyers working for a button-down law firm.
Falling Skies – Two-hour series premiere Sunday, June 19, at 9 p.m.; regular timeslot Sundays at 10 p.m.
Noah Wyle (ER) stars in this drama series from DreamWorks Television and executive producer Steven Spielberg about the aftermath of an alien invasion and the resistance movement formed by the survivors.
Men of a Certain Age – Premiere: Wednesday, June 1, at 10 p.m. – Season 2 continues: Six summer episodes
Memphis Beat – Premiere: Tuesday, June 14, at 9 p.m. – Season 2: 10 episodes
Hawthorne –Premiere: Tuesday, June 14, at 10 p.m. – Season 3: 10 episodes
Leverage – Premiere: Sunday, June 26, at 9 p.m. – Season 4: 10 summer episodes
The Closer – Premiere: Monday, July 11, at 9 p.m. – Season 7: 10 summer episodes
Rizzoli & Isles – Premiere: Monday, July 11, at 10 p.m. – Season 2: 10 summer episodes
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