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FOX Announces Premiere Dates for 24: Live Another Day, Gang Related & More

By on January 13, 2014
©2012 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Michael Muller/FOX

©2012 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Michael Muller/FOX

As part of their TCA announcements earlier today, FOX has set premiere dates for upcoming dramas 24: Live Another Day, Gang Related and Surviving Jack.

24: Live Another Day premieres with a special two-hour television event Monday, May 5 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), and makes its time period premiere the following week on Monday, May 12 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT).

Set and shot in London, the limited run ‘event series’ once again follows the exploits ofJack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland), as he attempts to thwart an unthinkable terrorist attack that could change the world forever. The series also stars Mary Lynn Rajskub (Firewall), Kim Raver (Revolution) and William Devane (The Dark Knight Rises) reprising their original roles.

Newcomers to the drama series include Yvonne Strahovski (Dexter), Giles Matthey (Jobs), Gbenga Akinnagbe (The Wire), Michael Wincott (The Crow) and Judy Davis (Life with Judy Garland).

Meanwhile, new comedy series Surviving Jack bows Thursday, March 27 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT).

The series, based on best-selling author Justin Halpern’s autobiographical book, “I Suck at Girls,” is set in 1990s Southern California, and stars Christopher Meloni (Man of Steel, 42) as a man becoming a dad, as his son (Connor Buckley, Deception) becomes a man, in a time before “coming of age” was something you could Google.

The series also stars Rachael Harris (Suits, New Girl), Claudia Lee (Kick-Ass 2, Hart of Dixie), Kevin Hernandez (The Sitter) and newcomer Tyler Foden.

And finally, gritty new action-drama Gang Related makes its debut on Tuesday, May 20 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). The series follows Ryan Lopez, (Ramon Rodriguez, Battle Los Angeles, The Wire), a rising star in Los Angeles’ elite Gang Task Force – led by Sam Chapel (Terry O’Quinn, Lost) – whose responsibility is to take on the city’s most dangerous gangs, including one that he swore an allegiance to as a boy.

The series also stars Cliff Curtis (Live Free or Die Hard, Training Day), Sung Kang (Fast Five, Live Free or Die Hard), Rey Gallegos (Sons of Anarchy, 24), Jay Hernandez, (Last Resort, Hostel), Inbar Lavi (Underemployed, Street Kings 2: Motor City) and Shantel VanSanten (One Tree Hill, The Final Destination).