NBC to debut five midseason series

Jan. 11, 2014 at 11:40 AM

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- NBC is scheduled to debut five series after the Olympics, but viewers are set to get a sneak peak of two of them during the Games, the Los Angeles Times said.

"About a Boy," based on the Nick Hornby novel that was made into a movie in 2002, is set to initially air Feb. 21 after Olympics coverage for the day, though the official premiere date of the series is scheduled to take place Feb. 25 after "The Voice," the newspaper reported Friday.

NBC is set to give viewers a sneak peak of "Growing Up Fisher," about a family going through divorce, Feb. 23, though its regular time slot debut is Feb. 25 after "About a Boy."

Three other series are scheduled to make their debuts during their regular time slots: "Believe" at 9 pm. March 16, "Crisis" on March 16 and reality series "American Dream Builders" at 8 p.m. March 23.

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