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ABC sets fall premiere dates

By Patrick Kevin Day

3:47 PM CDT, July 16, 2013

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ABC has announced the fall premiere dates for its new and returning shows, including the highly anticipated "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." from Joss Whedon.

The new season begins Friday, Sept. 6, with the new season of venerable newsmagazine "20/20."

"Dancing With the Stars" returns Sept 16. And Sept. 20 sees the return of "Last Man Standing," "The Neighbors" and "Shark Tank."

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The new shows start debuting the following week. After the return of "Castle" on Monday, Sept. 23, the network is premiering "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," "The Goldbergs," "Trophy Wife" and "Lucky 7" on Tuesday, Sept. 24. "S.H.I.E.L.D." is a spinoff of Marvel's ever-expanding film universe, most notably "The Avengers." "The Goldbergs" is a nostalgic comedy starring Jeff Garlin; "Lucky 7" is a drama about lottery winners adapted from the British TV show "The Syndicate"; and "Trophy Wife" stars Malin Akerman as the new wife of a wealthy man with a whole slew of children from his first marriage.

The next day, Wednesday, Sept. 25, sees the return of "The Middle," "Nashville" and a special one-hour "Modern Family" as well as the premiere of "Back in the Game" starring James Caan.

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Thursday, Sept. 26, is the two-hour season premiere of "Grey's Anatomy."

Sunday, Sept. 29, is the return of "Once Upon a Time" and "Revenge" and the premiere of "Betrayal," about an unhappily married woman who begins an affair with an attorney that only gets more complicated.

Rebel Wilson's comedy "Super Fun Night" premieres Oct. 2. "Scandal" returns Oct. 3. "America's Funniest Home Videos" returns Oct. 6. And finally, the premiere of the "Once Upon a Time" spinoff series "Once Upon a Time in Wonderland" makes its debut Oct. 10.

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