LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - FX has announced its midseason schedule, which includes return dates for dramas “Nip/Tuck” and “Damages,” a series premiere for new animated comedy “Archer,” and premiere plans for new drama “Justified” (formerly titled “Lawman”) and new comedy “Louie.”
The final nine episodes of “Nip/Tuck” will begin rolling out Wednesday, January 6, at 10 p.m., with a series finale airing in early March. Guest stars for the final hours include Melanie Griffith, Joan Rivers, Mario Lopez, Frances Conroy, Donna Mills and Joan Van Ark.
“Archer,” which has generated some online buzz in advance of its premiere, is about a top secret spy agency and launches Thursday, January 14, at 10 p.m.
The award-winning, little-seen “Damages” will launch its third season on a new night, Mondays, starting January 25 at 10 p.m. for a 13-week run.
“Justified,” starring Timothy Olyphant, will debut sometime in March. And “Louie,” starring comedian Louis C.K., will bow sometime in the spring.