TNT Sets Summer Premiere Dates For 'King & Maxwell', 'Rizzoli & Isles', 'Major Crimes', 'Falling Skies' & More – TVWise

TNT has announced details of its summer line up, including premiere dates for Rizzoli & Isles, Perpection, Falling Skies, Franklin & Bash, Major Crimes and new drama series King & Maxwell. Kicking things off on the scripted side is the third season of Falling Skies on Sunday June 9th at 9/8c, before assuming its regular 10pm time-slot the following week. The second season of Major Crimes premieres on Monday June 10th at 9/8c, leading into the series premiere of King & Maxwell on Monday June 10th at 10/9c. The fourth season of Rizzoli & Isles premieres on Tuesday June 18th at 9/8c, leading in to the second season of Perception on Tuesday June 18th at 10/9c. Finally, the third season of Franklin & Bash is set to premiere on Wednesday July 24th at 9/8c.
“Even as we expand TNT’s lineup of original series to a year-round model, summer remains a big season for us and a great opportunity to introduce new series,” said Michael Wright, president, head of programming for TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies (TCM). “This summer, we’re bringing our viewers a broad range of exciting dramas on TNT, from our tent-pole scripted dramas Falling Skies and Rizzoli & Isles to our newest crime drama King & Maxwell, starring Jon Tenney and Rebecca Romijn, to new unscripted dramas like The Rock’s action reality show The Hero and Dick Wolf’s compelling new unscripted procedural Cold Justice. They all deliver on TNT’s promise of smart, entertaining storytelling featuring a wide range of engaging personalities.”
Full Details Of TNT’s Summer Schedule Follows Below:
Thursday, June 6
8/7c – The Hero
9/8c – 72 Hours
Sunday, June 9
9/8c – Falling Skies
Monday, June 10
9/8c – Major Crimes
10/9c – King & Maxwell
Sunday, June 16
10/9c – Falling Skies (regular time-slot)
Tuesday, June 18
9/8c – Rizzoli & Isles
10/9c – Perception
Wednesday, July 24
9/8c – Franklin & Bash
Tuesday, August 27
10/9c – Cold Justice