The official word:
NBC announced updates to its new fall schedule including an early premiere for “Parenthood,” which will follow the penultimate episode of summer’s top-rated “America’s Got Talent” on Tuesday, September 14 (10-11 p.m. ET). Likewise, NBC will preview its new drama series “Outlaw” -- starring Jimmy Smits -- right after the climactic season finale of “America’s Got Talent” on Wednesday, September 15 (10-11 p.m. ET).
In addition, “The Apprentice” will now premiere a week earlier on Thursday, September 16 (9-11 p.m. ET). Donald Trump returns to the boardroom in a new edition of the popular series that will now help put America back to work.
Elsewhere, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” will debut this season with a two-hour edition on Wednesday, September 22 (9-11 p.m. ET) prompting the premiere of new companion drama “Law & Order: Los Angeles” to be moved back by one week to Wednesday, September 29 (10-11 p.m. ET).
After its preview, “Outlaw” will premiere in its regular day and time of Fridays (10-11 p.m. ET) on Friday, September 17.