LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- USA will launch the new seasons of its Friday mainstays "Monk" and "Psych" on August 7.
The news marks the latest summer rollouts for both series, topping last year's July 18 start date.
"Monk" is entering its eighth (and final) season while "Psych" is bowing its fourth season.
Meanwhile, the cable channel has also confirmed "Burn Notice" will wrap the front half of its third season on Thursday, August 6 while "Royal Pains" will conclude its freshman run on Thursday, August 27. Look for the back half of "Burn's" new season in early 2010.
And finally, "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" and "In Plain Sight" will conclude their respective seasons on Sunday, August 9.