ABC Announces Revamped Monday Schedule

In between cycles of Dancing With the Stars, ABC will fill Mondays with the return of veteran competition The Bachelor and a new reality show from Tyra Banks and Ashton Kutcher called True Beauty. 

The Bachelor will kick off with a two-installment on Jan. 5 at 8 p.m., leading into the debut of beauty pageant themed True Beauty at 10 p.m. One week later, The Bachelor will be trimmed to its regularly scheduled 90-minute format. 

Current Monday 9:30 p.m. occupant Samantha Who? is expected to remain in the time period.