Fox's '24: Live Another Day' Gets Two-Hour Premiere
The network will use "American Idol" as a launchpad for freshman series "Surviving Jack" and "Gang Related."
Jack Bauer's return now has a date.
Fox's event series, 24: Live Another Day, will debut Monday, May 5 at 8 p.m., with a two-hour premiere, before settling into its time period the following week on May 12 at 9 p.m.
Kiefer Sutherland returns as the heroic agent, reuniting with Mary Lynn Rajskub, Kim Raver and William Devane. Yvonne Strahovski, Giles Matthey, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Michael Wincott and Judy Davis also star.
Freshman comedy Surviving Jack, starring Christopher Meloni, will debut Thursday, March 27 at 8:30 p.m., following the American Idol results show.
Fox will also utilize American Idol as a launchpad for rookie cop drama Gang Related, led by Terry O'Quinn and Ramon Rodriguez, premiering the new series on Tuesday, May 20, at 9 p.m., after the first part of the singing competition show's two-night finale.
For an updated list of broadcast and cable network premiere dates in 2014, go here.