Finally, some positive press for NBC. Starting November 30, SCRUBS and 30 ROCK will be joining THE OFFICE and MY NAME IS EARL as part of a two-hour comedy block on Thursday nights.
In an announcement this morning, NBC President kevin Reilly said “We are excited about the prospect of two-hours of top-notch comedy on Thursday nights, which includes the return of ‘Scrubs,’ We will stay on-brand with the best comedy block on television, which will position us for the future on the night.”
Beginning November 30, NBC’s Thursday-night lineup will be “My Name Is Earl” (8-8:30 p.m. ET); “The Office” (8:30-9 p.m. ET); “Scrubs” (9-9:30 p.m. ET); and “30 Rock” (9:30-10 p.m. ET). “ER” will continue at 10-11 p.m. (ET).