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[03/22/11 - 09:04 AM]
Exclusive: ABC Books May Season Finales
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- ABC has locked in its 2010-11 season finale dates, network sources have confirmed to the site exclusively.

The bulk of said lineup will sign off during the final week of the May sweeps period (May 19-25) while "Castle," "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and "Desperate Housewives" are among those wrapping the week prior.

Here's a breakdown of what to expect:

Sunday, May 8
10:01/9:01c - "Brothers & Sisters"

Wednesday, May 11
8:30/7:30c - "Better With You"

Sunday, May 15
8:00/7:00c - "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"
9:00/8:00c - "Desperate Housewives" (Two-Hours)

Monday, May 16
10:01/9:01c - "Castle"

Tuesday, May 17
8:00/7:00c - "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution"

Thursday, May 19
8:00/7:00c - "Spring Wipeout"
9:00/8:00c - "Grey's Anatomy"
10:01/9:01c - "Private Practice"

Friday, May 20
8:00/7:00c - "Shark Tank"

Sunday, May 22
7:00/6:00c - "America's Funniest Home Videos"
8:00/7:00c - "The 2011 Billboard Music Awards" (Special)

Monday, May 23
8:00/7:00c - "Dancing With the Stars" (Performance Show, One-Hour)

Tuesday, May 24
9:00/8:00c - "Dancing With the Stars" (Results Show, Two-Hours)

Wednesday, May 25
8:00/7:00c - "The Middle"
9:00/8:00c - "Modern Family"
9:31/8:31c - "Cougar Town" (One-Hour)

Newcomers "Body of Proof" and "Happy Endings" will still have episodes yet to air after the May sweeps period so their respective finale dates remain to be announced.





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· AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (ABC)
· BETTER WITH YOU (ABC)
· BODY OF PROOF (ABC)
· BROTHERS & SISTERS (ABC)
· CASTLE (ABC)
· COUGAR TOWN (TBS)
· DANCING WITH THE STARS (ABC)
· DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES (ABC)
· EXTREME MAKEOVER: HOME EDITION (ABC)
· GREY'S ANATOMY (ABC)
· HAPPY ENDINGS (ABC)
· JAMIE OLIVER'S FOOD REVOLUTION (ABC)
· MIDDLE, THE (ABC)
· MODERN FAMILY (ABC)
· PRIVATE PRACTICE (ABC)
· SHARK TANK (ABC)
· WIPEOUT (ABC)





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