CBS unveils midseason premiere dates

Published Nov 15 2011, 04:04 GMT  |  By

Rob Schneider in Manhattan

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CBS has announced its midseason schedule for 2012.

The network revealed on Monday (November 14) that the Rob Schneider comedy ¡Rob! will make its debut on Thursday, January 12 at 8.30pm. The series - which also stars Cheech Marin, Claudia Bassols, Diana Maria Riva, Eugenio Derbez and Lupe Ontiveros - focuses on a man who marries into a Mexican-American family.

Meanwhile, Rules of Engagement is expected to return to its Thursday evening 8.30pm time slot later in the season.

CBS also announced that the third season of Undercover Boss will premiere on Sunday, January 15 at 8pm. Each episode of the reality series follows a senior executive of a company as they work undercover in their own organisation.

In addition, The Amazing Race will also return during the midseason, although its premiere date is yet to be announced.

The full CBS midseason schedule of changes and new additions is as follows:

Effective Thursday, January 12, 2012
8/7c - The Big Bang Theory
8/7.30c - ¡Rob!
9/8c - Person of Interest
10/9c - The Mentalist

Effective Sunday, January 15, 2012
7/6c - 60 Minutes
8/7c - Undercover Boss
9/8c - The Good Wife
10/9c - CSI: Miami

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