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11.28.2018

CBS ANNOUNCES WINTER SCHEDULING PLANS FOR NEW AND RETURNING COMEDIES

New Comedy “Fam” Premieres Thursday, Jan. 10 at 9:30 PM

Man with a Plan” Returns Monday, Feb. 4 at 8:30 PM

CBS today announced the comedy portion of its winter 2019 scheduling moves, including the series premiere of FAM and the return of MAN WITH A PLAN.

CBS will premiere the new comedy FAM on Thursday, Jan. 10 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT) after MURPHY BROWN completes its season order. FAM stars Nina Dobrev and Tone Bell in a comedy about a woman whose vision of a perfect life with her adoring fiancé and his wonderful parents is radically altered when her 16-year-old, out-of-control half-sister unexpectedly comes to live with her. As the family Clem (Dobrev) chose and the family she has blend, Clem realizes that this new happy fam may be the perfection she’s always been seeking. Odessa Adlon, Brian Stokes Mitchell and Sheryl Lee Ralph also star.

Also, MAN WITH A PLAN will return for its third season on Monday, Feb. 4 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT) after HAPPY TOGETHER completes its season run. MAN WITH A PLAN stars Golden Globe Award winner Matt LeBlanc in a comedy about an old-school guy confronting the modern challenges of parenting, marriage and family. Liza Snyder, Kevin Nealon, Stacy Keach, Grace Kaufman, Matthew McCann, Hala Finley, Matt Cook and Kali Rocha also star.

The season premiere of LIFE IN PIECES will be announced at a later date.

CBS’ WINTER SCHEDULE FOR MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS

CBS Thursday (as of Jan. 10)

8:00-8:30 PM

THE BIG BANG THEORY

8:30-9:00 PM

YOUNG SHELDON

9:00-9:30 PM

MOM

9:30-10:00 PM

FAM

10:00-11:00 PM

S.W.A.T.

CBS Monday (Feb. 4 and Feb. 11)

8:00-8:30 PM

THE NEIGHBORHOOD

8:30-9:00 PM

MAN WITH A PLAN

9:00-10:00 PM

BIG BROTHER: CELEBRITY EDITION

10:00-11:00 PM

BULL

CBS Monday (as of Feb. 18)

8:00-8:30 PM

THE NEIGHBORHOOD

8:30-9:00 PM

MAN WITH A PLAN

9:00-10:00 PM

MAGNUM P.I.

10:00-11:00 PM

BULL

About FAM

Corinne Kingsbury, Aaron Kaplan, Wendi Trilling and Dana Honor are executive producers for Kapital Entertainment in association with CBS Television Studios.

About MAN WITH A PLAN

Jeff and Jackie Filgo, Matt LeBlanc, Michael Rotenberg, Troy Zien and Gregg Mettler are executive producers for CBS Television Studios.

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Press Contacts:

Phil Gonzales

818-655-1580

phil.gonzales@cbs.com

Diane Ekeblad

818-655-1585

diane.ekeblad@cbs.com