Fox’s Summer Schedule a Snooze

Fox Broadcasting released its summer schedule today, and it looks like it will be pretty much filled with new episodes of returning reality shows and repeats of scripted series. 

On Thursday, May 26, the News Corp.-owned network premieres its eighth cycle of So You Think You Can Dance. On June 6, cooking competition show MasterChef returns for a second season, airing two nights a week—on Mondays and Tuesdays. And beginning July 19, Tuesdays turn into an all-Gordon Ramsay night, with a new cycle of Hell’s Kitchen set to follow MasterChef. 

Here is Fox’s full summer schedule:
 

MONDAY

Mondays (beginning June 6):
8-9 p.m. MasterChef (Season Premiere, Part 1)
9-10 p.m. House (Encores)
 
TUESDAY

Tuesdays (beginning June 7):
8-9 p.m.—MasterChef (Season Premiere, Part 2)
9-9:30 p.m.—Raising Hope (Encores)
9:30-10 p.m.—Traffic Light (Encores)
 
Tuesday (July 12):
8-11 p.m. ET—MLB All-Star Game 2011 (Fox Sports Special)
 
Tuesdays (beginning July 19):
8-9 p.m.—MasterChef
9-10 p.m.—Hell’s Kitchen (Season Premiere)

WEDNESDAY


Wednesdays
(beginning June 1):
8-10 p.m.—So You Think You Can Dance (Season Premiere, Part 2)
 
THURSDAY

Thursday
(May 26):
8-10 p.m.—So You Think You Can Dance (Season Premiere, Part 1)
 
Thursdays (beginning June 2):
8-9 p.m.—So You Think You Can Dance (Time Period Premiere)
9-10 p.m.—Glee (Encores)

FRIDAY

Fridays (beginning June 3):
8-9 p.m.—Bones (Encores)
9-10 p.m.—Lie to Me (Encores)
 
SATURDAY

Saturday (June 18):
8-8:30 p.m.—Cops (Season Finale)
8:30-9 p.m.—Cops
9-10 p.m.—America’s Most Wanted (Season Finale)
 
Saturdays (beginning June 25):
8-8:30 p.m.—Cops (Encores)
8:30-9 p.m.—Cops (Encores)
9-10 p.m.—The Chicago Code (Time Period Premiere) (Encores)
 
SUNDAY

Sundays (beginning June 5):
7-10 p.m.—Animation Domination (Encores)