[12/16/10 - 09:44 AM]
NBC Locks in Sunday Plans for Winter
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- NBC plans to bridge the gap between its "Sunday Night Football" coverage and the return of "The Celebrity Apprentice" with an assortment of movies, specials and other programming stunts.

Said bookings include the network premieres of "Juno" (February 13) and the "Sex and the City" movie (January 23) as well as a new two-hour special "Saturday Night Live Backstage" (February 20, replacing the previously announced "SNL" 35th anniversary special).

Here's a complete breakdown of what to expect on Sunday nights once "Sunday Night Football" wraps on January 2:

Sunday, January 9
7:00/6:00c - "Dateline NBC"
9:00/8:00c - "The Cape" (Two-Hour Series Premiere - Special Night)

Sunday, January 16
7:00/6:00c - "The 2011 Golden Globe Awards Red Carpet Special"
8:00/7:00c - "The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards"

Sunday, January 23
7:00/6:00c - "Dateline NBC"
8:00/7:00c - "Sex and the City" (Network Premiere)

Sunday, January 30
7:00/6:00c - "Dateline NBC"
8:00/7:00c - "National Treasure: Book of Secrets" (Network Premiere)

Sunday, February 6 (against the Super Bowl on FOX)
7:00/6:00c - "Who Do You Think You Are?" (Repeat)
8:00/7:00c - "Who Do You Think You Are?" (Repeat)
9:00/8:00c - "Dateline NBC"

Sunday, February 13
7:00/6:00c - "Dateline NBC"
9:00/8:00c - "Juno" (Network Premiere)

Sunday, February 20
7:00/6:00c - "Dateline NBC"
9:00/8:00c - "Saturday Night Live Backstage" (Two-Hour Special)

Sunday, February 27 (against the Oscars on ABC)
7:00/6:00c - "Dateline NBC"
8:00/7:00c - "Minute to Win It" (Repeat)
9:00/8:00c - "Minute to Win It" (Repeat)
10:00/9:00c - "Minute to Win It" (Repeat)

Sundays (as of March 6)
7:00/6:00c - "Dateline NBC"
8:00/7:00c - "The Marriage Ref"
9:00/8:00c - "The Celebrity Apprentice"

  [december 2010]  


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