MyNet to feature more magic

Schedule also adds comedy, law enforcement

MyNetworkTV's 2008-09 schedule will feature more magic, comedic clips and law enforcement.

The News Corp.-owned network said Wednesday that it has greenlighted the new series "Magic's Biggest Secrets Revealed," as expected (HR 4/13), as well as the tentatively titled clip show "Funniest Moments" and new seasons of "Jail" and "Street Patrol."

Magic-themed programming, including Bruce Nash's "The Magicians Code: Magic's Biggest Secrets Finally Revealed" has been a surprise performer for the 2-year-old network. MyNet has ordered 13 hourlong episodes featuring the masked magician revealing the tricks of the trade; the show likely will air at 9 p.m. Mondays.

"Funniest Moments" comprises "outrageous moments caught on tape." It's being eyed to air at 9 p.m. Wednesdays.

Returning on Tuesdays are "Jail" and "Street Patrol," both from Langley Prods.' ("Cops"), while Thursday and Saturday nights will feature theatrical films.

As previously announced, Friday nights now will be the home of "WWE SmackDown!" which is relocating from the CW.