Fox sets season-ending dates for 'Idol,' 'Glee,' others

Fox has cemented May 22-23 for the two-night season finale of “American Idol” and set the series finale of long-running drama “House” for May 21.

The 9 p.m. finale of “House” will follow a one-hour retrospective episode airing at 8 p.m.

“Glee,” which returns to Fox from a short hiatus April 10, will have its season finale May 22, following the hourlong final competition episode of “Idol.” The crowning of the “Idol” champion will take place in a 127-minute broadcast the following night.

Freshman hit “New Girl” will have its season finale May 8, while “Raising Hope” will wrap up its second season April 17. “Breaking In” will air in the “Raising Hope” timeslot beginning April 24.

Sunday animated comedies “The Cleveland Show,” “The Simpsons,” “Bob’s Burgers” and “Family Guy” will all end their seasons May 20, with “Family Guy” airing an hourlong episode. “American Dad,” meanwhile, will wrap May 13.

On the drama side, “The Finder” and “Fringe,” each a bubble show for 2012-13 renewal, will air their season finales May 11. The season finale of “Bones” will be May 14.

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