FOX’s upcoming schedule includes reboots of ’24’ and ‘Prison Break,’ shows inspired by ‘Exorcist’ and ‘Lethal Weapon’

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The FOX network unveiled its upcoming prime-time lineup, and some of the network’s past hits are on the comeback trail.

24 and Prison Break will both get reboots. 24: Legacy will reunite the creative team behind the original show (with Kiefer Sutherland serving as executive producer) and feature the same “race-against-the-clock, real-time” format of its predecessor. It’s set to premiere on Feb. 5 after the Super Bowl.

Also returning: Prison Break. Original series stars Wentworth Miller, Dominic Purcell, Sarah Wayne Callies, Amaury Nolasco, Robert Knepper, Rockmond Dunbar and Paul Adelstein reunite for a new adventure that sees them making another dramatic escape.

FOX will also rely on some older hit movies for inspiration, with series based on Lethal Weapon and The Exorcist set to debut.

Lethal Weapon is based on the movie series starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover. Clayne Crawford (Riggs) and Damon Wayans Sr. (Murtaugh) step into the roles made famous in the blockbuster in which two cops with clashing styles are forced to work together.

The Exorcist is widely regarded as one of the scariest movies ever made, and now the horror classic will come to TV. The show follows the story of two priests forced to tackle a case of demonic possession. The show will star Alfonso Herrera, Ben Daniels and Geena Davis.

What about the return of the X-Files? Fans shouldn’t hold their breath, although the show could return. According to the New York Times, fans will have to wait at least a year to see more of Scully and Mulder thanks to the busy schedules of stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson and creator Chris Carter.

The network is also planning on airing another live musical after the success of Grease: Live! earlier this year. In the meantime, FOX will broadcast a “reimagining” of the cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show in October.

Here are trailers for some of the other upcoming shows on FOX:

And here’s a look at the fall schedule (BOLD indicates new show):

MONDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. Gotham
  • 9-10 p.m. Lucifer

TUESDAY

  • 8-8:30 p.m. Brooklyn Nine-Nine
  • 8:30-9 p.m. New Girl
  • 9-10 p.m. “Scream Queens”

WEDNESDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. Lethal Weapon
  • 9-10 p.m. Empire

THURSDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. Rosewood
  • 9-10 p.m. Bones

FRIDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. Hell’s Kitchen
  • 9-10 p.m. The Exorcist

SATURDAY

  • 7-10:30 p.m. College Football

SUNDAY

  • 7-7:30 p.m. The N.F.L.
  • 7:30-8 p.m. The OT/Bob’s Burgers
  • 8-8:30 p.m. The Simpsons
  • 8:30-9 p.m. Son of Zorn
  • 9-9:30 p.m. Family Guy
  • 9:30-10 p.m. The Last Man on Earth

And here’s the mid-season schedule (BOLD indicates new show):

MONDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. 24: Legacy/Gotham (spring)
  • 9-10 p.m. — APB/Lucifer (spring)

TUESDAY

  • 8-8:30 p.m. New Girl / Brooklyn Nine-Nine (spring)
  • 8:30-9 p.m. The Mick
  • 9-10 p.m. Kicking & Screaming/Pitch (spring)

WEDNESDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. Lethal Weapon/Shots Fired (spring)
  • 9-10 p.m. Star/Empire (spring)

THURSDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. Rosewood
  • 9-10 p.m. Prison Break

FRIDAY

  • 8-9 p.m. — Masterchef Junior
  • 9-10 p.m. — Sleepy Hollow

SATURDAY

  • 8-10 p.m. — Fox Sports Saturday

SUNDAY

  • 7-7:30 p.m. Animation Encores
  • 7:30-8 p.m. Bob’s Burgers
  • 8-8:30 p.m. The Simpsons
  • 8:30-9 p.m. Making History
  • 9-9:30 p.m. Family Guy
  • 9:30-10 p.m. The Last Man on Earth