[10/02/08 - 05:43 PM]
NBC to Finish "Toughest Jobs" on Saturdays
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- NBC will find out if "America's Toughest Jobs" can handle Saturday nights later this month.

Scheduling updates released by the network this afternoon indicate beginning October 18, the series will slide from its current Friday, 8:00/7:00c home to Saturdays at 8:00/7:00c.

The move comes with just four episodes left in its run - #107 (Friday, October 3 at 8:00/7:00c), #108 (Friday, October 10 at 8:00/7:00c), #109 (Saturday, October 18 at 8:00/7:00c) and #110 (Saturday, October 25 at 8:00/7:00c).

As for Fridays, "Deal or No Deal" will assume the 8:00/7:00c hour beginning October 24 with "Crusoe" at 9:00/8:00c and "Life" at 10:00/9:00c.

Here's a complete breakdown of the network's Friday lineup for the rest of the month:

Fridays (October 3-10)
8:00/7:00c - "America's Toughest Jobs"
9:00/8:00c - "Deal or No Deal"
10:00/9:00c - "Life"

Friday, October 17
8:00/7:00c - "Crusoe" (Two-Hour Series Premiere - Special Time)
10:00/9:00c - "Life"

Fridays (as of October 24)
8:00/7:00c - "Deal or No Deal" (New Time Period)
9:00/8:00c - "Crusoe" (Regular Time Period)
10:00/9:00c - "Life"

Meanwhile over on The CW, the netlet has added an encore of the most recent episode of "Privileged" on Monday, October 6 at 9:00/8:00c following a repeat of "Gossip Girl." Said broadcast will replace the previously announced repeat of "One Tree Hill."

  [october 2008]  


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