Life after Masterchef on Ten provides for some very different programming with numerous timeslots vacated by the show, as well as a few others that have finished in July.
From Sunday July 25, Modern Family will be seen twice a week with an episode at 6.30pm Sunday and at 7.30pm Tuesday, moving forward into the slot vacated by Masterchef.
Following Modern Family at 7pm Sunday from July 25 will season 4 of Rules of Engagement. It will also be seen at 8pm Tuesday, again after Modern Family.
At 7.30pm, Sunday July 25, is the finale of Masterchef Australia, with the winner to be announced some time after 9pm.
Premiering after the Masterchef finale around 9.30pm Sunday July 25, will be the new series Undercover Boss which is about bosses of large corporations joining their front line workers under cover to see what life is like for the workers.
Undercover Boss than settles into its regular timeslot of Monday, 7.30pm from July 26.
Good News Week continues at 8.30 Monday July 26 after a two week break, while NCIS repeats on Tuesdays from 8.30 are double episodes. NCIS: LA is not being repeated at this stage.
Wednesday 7.30, July 28, sees all new Simpsons back in double episodes. The animated series takes off from season 21, episode 11, having previously been taken out of Ten’s schedule last year.
Wednesday nights remain unchanged with new episodes of Lie To Me and Law and Order Criminal Intent at 8.30 and 9.30 respectively.
From Thursday July 29, Bondi Vet settles into its new regular timeslot of 7.30pm Thursday, while the second season of Recruits premieres at 8pm Thursday July 29.
8.30 Thursdays is Rush, followed by Law and Order: SVU.
From Friday July 30, Jamie’s Food Revolution moves to 7.30pm, followed by an NCIS repeat at 8.30pm. New episodes of Numb3rs follow at 9.30pm. Note that the NCIS Tuesday night repeats are season 5, while the Friday night is season 4.
At 7.30pm, Sunday August 1, Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation returns.
With Hawke on July 18 and the Masterchef finale July 25, it looks like Fans of The Good Wife will have to wait until Sunday August 1 to see the first of the final two episodes.
Later in the year on Ten, expect to see Junior Masterchef, Offspring, Keeping Up With the Jones, the 2010 ARIA Awards and the 2010 Commonwealth Games from Delhi broadcast on both Ten and ONE.