LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- FOX is giving "Past Life" an extra boost as the midseason drama will now launch Tuesday, February 9 at 9:00/8:00c following "American Idol."
The series will then settle into its regular Thursday, 9:00/8:00c home on February 11. FOX had originally planned for a two-hour launch on February 11.
A network spokesperson confirmed the moves this afternoon.
As previously announced "Idol" will also serve as "Past Life's" lead-in on Thursday nights on February 25, March 4 and March 11 as part of the show's initial round of results shows.
Tuesday, February 9
8:00/7:00c - "American Idol"
9:00/8:00c - "Past Life" (Series Premiere - Special Night)
Thursday, February 11-18
8:00/7:00c - "Bones" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "Past Life" (Time Slot Premiere)
Thursday, February 25-March 11
8:00/7:00c - "American Idol" (Special Night)
9:00/8:00c - "Past Life"