Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment, unveiled the network’s new lineup to the advertising and media communities today at Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall, in New York City. Despite sending many fans into a dither last week over several cancellations, he urged that ABC continues its commitment to deliver distinctive storytelling.
For its 2016-17 slate of programming ABC will launch nine new series amidst the returning of several others.
New Series include: “American Housewife,” “Conviction,” “Designated Survivor,” “Downward Dog,” “Imaginary Mary,” “Notorious,” “Speechless,” “Still Star-Crossed,” and “Time After Time” Will Join the Lineup.
Fan favorites returning include: “American Crime” “The Catch,” “Dr. Ken,” “Last Man Standing”, and “The Real O’Neals”. Other shows already confirmed to continue into the upcoming season include America’s Funniest Home Videos, The Bachelor, black-ish, Dancing with the Stars, Fresh Off the Boat, The Goldbergs, Grey’s Anatomy, How to Get Away with Murder, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Middle,Modern Family, Once Upon a Time, Quantico, Scandal, Secrets and Lies, Shark Tank and 20/20.
What are you most excited to see, what are you most bummed won’t be returning?