- Fox is new with "American Idol"
- CBS is new with "NCIS" and "The Unit"
- ABC has Grey Owl
- The CW is new with "Gilmore Girls" and "Veronica Mars"
- MTV is new with the premiere of "Road Rules: Viewers' Revenge"
- FX is new with "Dirt"
- Comedy Central is new with "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" and "The Colbert Report"
- Bravo is new with "The Real Housewives of Orange County"
- Late-night highlights include Ricky Gervais and the Shins on "Late Show with David Letterman" on CBS, Dominic Purcell on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on ABC, and Switchfoot on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on NBC