'Louie,' 'Liars' and many more included

A&E

The Glades

Cast: Matt Passmore, Kiele Sanchez, Carlos Gomez

Logline: A brilliant yet difficult homicide detective from Chicago is forced to relocate to the sleepy town of Palm Glade, Fla., where the sunshine and golf are plentiful and crime is seemingly at a minimum, but there is plenty going on behind the sunny facade.

Premiere: July 13

ABC FAMILY

Pretty Little Liars

Cast: Lucy Hale, Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Shay Mitchell

Logline: Based on Alloy Entertainment’s popular young adult book series, “Liars” follows four estranged best friends who are reunited one year after their best friend and queen bee of the group goes missing — only to discover they’re receiving messages from someone who knows all their secrets.

Premiere: June 8

AMC

Rubicon

Cast: James Badge Dale, Miranda Richardson

Logline: A conspiracy thriller set in a Gotham-based government intelligence agency. The series focuses on a beleaguered analyst who, faced with a shocking tragedy, begins to uncover clues that point to a complex and sinister conspiracy.

Premiere: Aug. 1

ANIMAL PLANET

Last Chance Highway

Hosts: Shelly Bookwalter, Kyle Peterson, Lucas Hoge

Logline: Each week stray and abandoned dogs are rescued, rehabilitated, then trucked thousands of miles to new homes in the Northeast, and most people don’t even know its happening. “Highway” focuses on the monumental mission of a dedicated handful of dog rescuers.

Premiere: June 19

BLACKBELT TV

Three Rounds With…

Cast: Sara Jean Underwood, Tito Ortiz, Jackie Chan

Logline: Talkshow with the top names in martial arts.

Premiere: Aug. 15

BRAVO

Work of Art:

The Next Great Artist

Cast: China Chow, Simon de Pury

Logline: Fourteen of the art world’s most talented, up-and-coming artists in New York compete for a solo show at the prestigious Brooklyn Museum and a cash prize of $100,000.

Premiere: June 9

CMT

World’s Strictest Parents

Logline: Two unruly teens from different families are forced to adapt to the rules and regulations of very strict host parents.

Premiere: May 15

COMEDY CENTRAL

Big Lake

Cast: Chris Gethard, Chris Parnell, Horatio Sanz

Logline: A young man returns to his failing hometown and, with the aid of his ex-convict best friend and his burned-out, former high-school teacher, hopes to save the place through a myriad of well-intentioned, though mostly unsuccessful, schemes.

Premiere: August

DISCOVERY

Atlas 4D

Logline: Series travels across time to tell the science and history of each locale, uncovering extraordinary and surprising connections between the landscape, natural history and indigenous peoples.

Premiere: June

DISNEY CHANNEL

Fish Hooks

Cast: Kyle Massey, Chelsea Staub, Justin Roiland

Logline: Animated series, set inside a giant fish tank in the center of a pet store, brings an ingenious twist to high school life as seen through the eyes of three teen fish: Milo, Bea and Oscar.

Premiere: Fall

DISNEY XD

Pair of Kings

Cast: Mitchel Musso, Doc Shaw

Logline: Two fraternal twins are living a typical teenage life in Chicago until they discover they’re the successors to the throne of the tropical island of Kinkow.

Premiere: Fall

E!

Holly’s World

Cast: Holly Madison

Logline: Former “Girl Next Door” Holly Madison adjusts to her new life in Las Vegas.

Premiere: June 13

ESPN

Birth of Big Air

Cast: Mat Hoffman, Tony Hawk, Evel Knievel

Logline: As part of the sports cabler’s “30 for 30″ documentary series, this episode examines the career of BMX rider Mat Hoffman.

Premiere: Summer

FOOD NETWORK

The Next Food Network Star

Cast: Bobby Flay, Giada De Laurentiis

Logline: Cabler’s No. 1 series starts up its sixth season. Shot in Los Angeles on a new studio set, “Star” follows 12 hopefuls competing for the ultimate dream job: his or her own Food Network show.

Premiere: June 6

FOX BUSINESS NETWORK

The Willis Report

Cast: Gerri Willis

Logline: Finance expert Willis breaks down the week’s news stories that affect consumers’ wallets while showing viewers how to take control of their own finances.

Premiere: May

FOX SOCCER CHANNEL

Ticket to South Africa

Cast: Andy Gray, Christopher Sullivan, Warren Barton

Logline: Live one-hour studio show will present a recap all of the World Cup action.

Premiere: June 10

FUEL TV

Maloof Money Cup

Skateboard Contest Live

Cast: Geoff Rowley, Eric Koston, Greg Lutzka

Logline: The best skateboarders in the world battle it out on the brand new street plaza.

Premiere: June 5

FX

Louie

Cast: Louis CK

Logline: Half-hour laffer starring comedian Louie CK; stories are based on his life, intercut with his stand-up routine.

Premiere: June

G4

It’s Effin’ Science

Logline: Series explores the offbeat side of the sciences with an eye toward doing, building or creating the kind of stuff that guys always wanted, wish they’d invented or didn’t know they needed.

Premiere: June 15

GSN

Late Night Liars

Cast: Larry Miller

Description: Two hapless humans face a puppet panel who live to lie, and love to trick contestants out of their chance to win cash and prizes.

Premieres: June 10

HALLMARK CHANNEL

You Lucky Dog

Cast: Natasha Henstridge, Harry Hamlin

Logline: Telepic about a New York City fashion designer who returns home to her family’s struggling farm and finds new purpose training a herding dog.

Premiere: June 26

HALLMARK MOVIE CHANNEL

After the Fall

Cast: Andrea Bowen, Greg Evigan, Rick Malambri

Logline: Telepic stars Bowen as a driven equestrian who suffers a near fatal injury in a competition and discovers life’s biggest hurdles aren’t always on the horse track.

Premiere: October

HBO

Boardwalk Empire

Cast: Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon

Logline: Set at the dawn of Prohibition in 1920, Buscemi stars as Nucky Thompson, the undisputed leader of Atlantic City — part politician and gangster, and equally comfortable in either role.

Premiere: September

HISTORY

Top Shot

Cast: 16 contestants

Logline: The first competition series to tap into sharpshooting, one contestant will emerge with a $100,000 prize package.

Premiere: June 6

IFC

The Increasingly Poor

Decisions of Todd Margaret

Cast: David Cross, Will Arnett

Logline: An American pathological liar (Cross) bluffs his way into a senior marketing job in the London office for Thunder Muscle, an “awesome new energy drink.”

Premiere: October

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY

Who The (Bleep) Did I Marry?

Logline: Examines stories of married couples where one spouse has hidden a shocking secret.

Premiere: Sept. 1

LIFETIME

The Client List

Cast: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Cybill Shepherd

Logline: Film about a former homecoming queen who inadvertently finds herself in the middle of a prostitution ring after she unknowingly accepts a position at a massage parlor.

Premiere: July 17

LIFETIME MOVIE NETWORK

Seven Deadly Sins

Cast: Eric Close, Dreama Walker

Logline: A four-hour miniseries based on the popular novels “Lust,” “Greed,” “Envy,” “Wrath,” “Gluttony,” “Sloth” and “Pride” by Robin Wasserman.

Premiere: May 23

MTV

The Hard Times of RJ Berger

Cast: Paul Iacono, Jareb Dauplaise, Kara Taitz.

Logline: A coming-of-age comedy about a wildly unpopular high school sophomore and his scheming, sex-obsessed best friend.

Premiere: June 6

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL

Expedition Great White

Cast: Paul Walker, Chris Fischer, Dr. Michael Domeier

Logline: Series follows a team of world-class anglers and a renowned shark scientist on the hunt for a great white.

Premiere: Summer

NFL NETWORK

Top 100 NFL Players

Cast: Jim Brown, Joe Montana, Bill Parcells and 97 others.

Logline: Ten-episode series as determined by a blue-ribbon panel comprised of more than 100 NFL experts, historians and all-time great players and coaches.

Premiere: Late August/early September

NICKELODEON

Kung Fu Panda:

Legends of Awesomeness

Cast: Mick Wingert, Kari Wahlgren, Amir Talai

Logline: Tells the continuing adventures of Po the Panda as he trains, protects, fights, teaches, stumbles, talks too much and geeks out as the newest hero in the valley of Peace.

Premiere: Fall

OXYGEN

Jersey Couture

Cast: Kim Scali Gambale, Christina Scali, Diane Scali

Logline: Docuseries tells the story of the Scalis, a no-nonsense New Jersey family that runs one of the Garden State’s most glamorous destinations for extravagant formal wear.

Premiere: June 1

PLANET GREEN

The Fabulous Beekman Boys

Cast: Josh Kilmer-Purcell, Dr. Brent Ridge

Logline: An irreverent peek into the world of Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge, a fish-out-of-water couple who are reviving a farm in upstate N.Y. in order to create a new organic lifestyle brand.

Premiere: June 16

SHOWTIME

The Big C

Cast: Laura Linney, Oliver Platt, Gabourey Sidibe

Logline: Linney stars as a wife, mother and teacher who upends her life after receiving a terminal cancer diagnosis.

Premiere: Aug. 16

SPIKE

Scrappers

Cast: Frankie Noots, Sal the Barber, Joe Posa

Logline: The real-life adventures of three teams of misfits who scour the streets of Brooklyn for scrap metal to keep their competing businesses going.

Premiere: July 27

STARZ

The Pillars of the Earth

Cast: Ian McShane, Matthew Macfadyen, Eddie Redmayne

Logline: Eight-hour miniseries set against a backdrop of war, religious strife and power struggles that tear lives and families apart.

Premiere: July 23

STYLE

Too Fat for 15

Cast: Selected teenagers

Logline: Docuseries follows severely overweight teenagers as they embark on what will be one of the hardest journeys of their lives at the country’s leading weight-loss camp for overweight teens.

Premiere: September

SUNDANCE CHANNEL

Carlos

Cast: Edgar Ramirez

Logline: A portrait of international terrorist Carlos the Jackal, who masterminded a wave of terror attacks in Europe and the Middle East in the 1970s and ’80s.

Premiere: October

SYFY

Haven

Cast: Emily Rose, Lucas Bryant, Eric Balfour

Logline: Based on the Stephen King’s novella “The Colorado Kid,” series follows an FBI agent looking to solve the murder of a local ex-con, soon learning that the town is a longtime refuge for people afflicted with a remarkable range of supernatural abilities.

Premiere: July 9

TBS

Neighbors From Hell

Cast: Molly Shannon, Will Sasso, Patton Oswalt

Logline: Animated comedy follows the misadventures of the Hellmans, a family of devils sent to the surface of the Earth to pose as suburbanites while they try to destroy a giant drill threatening their underworld home.

Premiere: June 7

TLC

Inedible to Incredible

Cast: John Besh

Logline: Everyday people who are a menace in the kitchen are nominated by friends and family to have chef John Besh rework their recipes and win back the palates of their loved ones.

Premiere: June 14

TNT

Memphis Beat

Cast: Jason Lee, Alfre Woodard

Logline: Drama about a quirky Memphis police detective with an intimate connection to the city, a passion for blues music and a boss determined to keep him on a short leash.

Premiere: June 22

TRU TV

Conspiracy Theory With

Jesse Ventura (2nd season)

Cast: Jesse Ventura

Logline: Ventura and his team of investigators cross the nation to tackle modern-day conspiracy theories.

Premiere: Fall

TV GUIDE NETWORK

Curb: The Discussion

Cast: Larry David, Susie Essman

Logline: A panel of guest stars, media pundits and prominent social figures inject their wit, humor and unique point of view as they debate a specific moral issue or ethical situation as sparked by David in each episode of “Curb Your Enthusiasm.”

Premiere: June 2

TV LAND

Hot in Cleveland

Cast: Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick, Betty White

Logline: L.A. women bound for Paris make an emergency landing in Cleveland, and soon rediscover themselves in their new home.

Premiere: June 16

USA NETWORK

Covert Affairs

Cast: Piper Perabo, Christopher Gorham, Sendhil Ramamurthy

Logline: A CIA trainee with exceptional linguistic skills is abruptly thrust into the agency’s inner sanctum — but there may be something or someone from her past that her CIA bosses are after.

Premiere: July 13

VH1

Dad Camp

Cast: Dr. Jeff Gardere

Logline: Series attempts to transform six irresponsible soon-to-be dads into respectable fathers, with the help of resident psychologist Gardere.

Premiere: May 31

WE

Downsized

Cast: Nine-member Bruce family

Logline: The recession hit, and the once-affluent Bruce family found themselves foreclosing on their homes. Series follows the family as they’re forced to make radical lifestyle changes.

Premiere: October-December

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