NBC Resets Spring Schedule
The Wells show, "Southland," will debut at 10 p.m. ET Thursday, April 9, taking over for
"Southland," which stars Ben McKenzie (
Its scheduling on Thursday nights means that "Kings," which was to have taken the 10 p.m. Thursday spot, will move to Sunday nights. It will now premiere with a two-hour episode on Sunday, March 15 and will settle into the 8 p.m. timeslot the following week.
The Amy Poehler show, which still doesn't have a title, does now have a premiere date. The show, a mockumentary in which she plays a local government functionary with big ambitions, will debut at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 9, leading into "The Office." The show was created by "Office" executive producers Greg Daniels and Mike Schur.
NBC has also scheduled its cooking competition "Chopping Block" -- which had been set for summer -- to premiere at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 11. The show, hosted by renowned British chef Marco Pierre White, challenges couples to open and run a restaurant in