2012 Summer TV Premiere Dates – What Will You Be Watching?

Published 3 years ago by , Updated July 18th, 2013 at 9:38 am,

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Now that the summer television season is in full swing, it’s time to figure out your upcoming viewing schedule. Summer fun during the day; Walter White at night. Who could ask for more? Hopefully everyone.

Summertime is no longer the break from television that it used to be, and this year’s line-up now consists of over 60 new and returning series premiering in June, July and August. Kicking things off for the month of June, True Blood’s season 5 premierse on June 10th and brings with it a week of USA and TNT premieres, including Burn Notice, Suits, Falling Skies and the highly-anticipated Dallas. Aside from Aaron Sorkin’s new HBO series The Newsroom premiering on June 24th, the next large group of premieres comes on Thursday, June 28th, with FX premiering Charlie Sheen’s Anger Management, Wilfred, Louie and Brand X with Russell Brand all on the same night.

July brings the premiere of Weeds and Episodes on Showtime; Levearage, The Closer and new series Perception on TNT; White Collar and Covert Affairs on USA; and, of course, the final season of Breaking Bad begins July 15th on AMC. Not to be left out, AMC’s Hell on Wheels and Starz’ Boss will be returning in August.

You can find the complete list of premiere dates below:



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June 4 (Monday)

Hell’s Kitchen (8pm on Fox)
MasterChef (9pm on Fox)
Push Girls (10pm on Sundance)

June 5 (Tuesday)

Pretty Little Liars (8pm on ABC Family)
Jane By Design (9pm on ABC Family)
Rizzoli & Isles (9pm on TNT)
Franklin & Bash (10pm on TNT)

June 6 (Wednesday)

Royal Pains (9pm on USA)
Necessary Roughness (10pm on USA)

June 7 (Thursday)

Love in the Wild (8pm on NBC)
Saving Hope (10pm on NBC)

June 8 (Friday)

Comedy Bang! Bang! (10pm on IFC)
Bunk (10:30pm on IFC)

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June 10 (Sunday)

True Blood (9pm on HBO)
Our America With Lisa Ling (10pm on OWN)

June 11 (Monday)

Tia & Tamera (8pm on Style)
The Secret Life of the American Teenager (8pm on ABC Family)
Bunheads (ABC Family)

June 13 (Wednesday)

Dallas (9pm on TNT)

June 14 (Thursday)

Burn Notice (10pm on USA)
Suits (10pm on USA)

June 17 (Sunday)

Falling Skies (9pm on TNT)

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June 20 (Wednesday)

Baby Daddy (8:30pm on ABC Family)
Inside Men (10pm on BBC America)
Futurama (10pm on Comedy Central)

June 21 (Thursday)

Snooki & JWoww (10pm on MTV)

June 24 (Sunday)

The Newsroom (10pm on HBO)
The Great Escape (10pm on TNT)
Aqua Teen Hunger Force (11:45pm on Adult Swim)

June 28 (Thursday)

Wipeout (9pm on ABC)
Anger Management (9pm on FX)
Wilfred (10pm on FX)
Awkward (10:30pm on MTV)
Louie (10:30pm on FX)
Brand X with Russell Brand (11pm on FX)

…continue for July & August premiere dates



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July 1 (Sunday)

Weeds (10pm on Showtime)
Episodes (10:30pm on Showtime)

July 2 (Monday)

Web Therapy (11pm on Showtime)

July 9 (Monday)

The Closer (9pm on TNT)
Perception (10pm on TNT)
Opening Act (10pm on E!)

July 10 (Sunday)

Trust Us With Your Life (9pm on ABC)
White Collar (9pm on USA)
Covert Affairs (10pm on USA)

July 11 (Monday)

Final Witness (10pm on ABC)
Damages (10pm on DirecTV)
The Franchise (9pm on Showtime)
Beverly Hills Nannies (9pm on ABC Family)

July 12 (Thursday)

Big Brother (9pm on CBS)
The Real L Word (10pm on Showtime)

July 13 (Friday)

Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse (9pm on TBS)

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July 15 (Sunday)

Leverage (8pm on TNT)
Political Animals (10pm on USA)
Breaking Bad (10pm on AMC)
Small Town Security (11pm on AMC)

July 19 (Thursday)

Sullivan & Son (10pm on TBS)

July 22 (Sunday)

3 (9pm on CBS)

July 23 (Monday)

Bachelor Pad (8pm on ABC)
Warehouse 13 (9pm on Syfy)
Alphas (10pm on Syfy)

July 31 (Tuesday)

Design Star (9pm on HGTV)



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August 12 (Sunday)

Hell On Wheels (9pm on AMC)

August 13 (Monday)

Major Crimes (10pm on TNT)

August 17 (Friday)

Boss (9pm on Starz)

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  1. Saving Hope all the way:)Erica Durance is my favorite actress of all times.

  2. I will be watching Breaking Bad and Wilfred!

  3. breaking bad, of course, but where’s Alphas (SyFy)?

      • It will premiere with Warehouse 13 on the same night. Both shows should be added to July 23rd with Bachelor Pad (8pm on ABC.

    • You passed the test, Alex Rogan. ;-)

  4. Comedy Bang Bang! I can’t wait!

  5. Wow there are a LOT of crappy television shows.

    • Compared with the fall line up, this is choice material. ;)

      I am personally interested in many of the listed shows (Breaking Bad, Wilfred, Louie, Falling Skies and I HAVE to see if Mr. Tiger’s Blood Wizard can reinvent himself!) but am afraid once they are done I will only have TWD to look forward to :P

  6. Chemist
    Compulsive Liar
    Meth cook
    Cancer Survivor
    Meth Master Chef
    Drug King Pin ?


  7. For me its
    True Blood

  8. Saving hope!!!!!!!!!!! Erica durance rocks!!!!!!!! This looks Great!

  9. Cat’n wait for the next True Blood season :)

  10. Anger management cause its frikin charlie sheen

  11. I will be watching Breaking Bad, Alphas, Warehouse 13, Futurama, True Blood, Burn Notice, White Collar, Covert Affairs, Hell on Wheels, and ATHF but I thought they changed the title to Aqua Unit Patrol Squad 1

  12. Anyone watching Longmire on A&E.