Armchair Scheduling: ABC Fall 2012

ABC rebounded this year under the stewardship of Paul Lee. In his first full year as Entertainment Chief, Lee successfully launched two new dramas (Once Upon a Time, Revenge) and two new comedies (Last Man Standing, Suburgatory). Sure there were bumps along the road (I’m looking at you Work It) but, for the most part, the 2011-2012 season was good to ABC. Moving forward, the network has a better sense of their core competency, soap operas. Down below, I take a look at how ABC’s fall schedule may look. Read more of this post


Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz Preview Once Upon A Time

The phrase “Once upon a time…” is a staple of most every childhood, but ABC is hoping that it can also become a staple of their Sunday night lineup. At 8pm tonight, the network will unveil Once Upon a Time, a drama from former Lost scribes Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz. Last weekend, the duo took the stage at New York Comic Con to discuss the pilot, its genesis, and their plans for the series as a whole. Read more of this post