via press release:
GORDON RAMSAY RETURNS WITH SEASON 12 OF “HELL’S KITCHEN”
AND “XIII” MOVES TO 9:00 PM
THURSDAY, MARCH 13, ON FOX
Moves to Fridays at 8:00 PM, Beginning March 14
to Air Thursdays at 9:30 PM, Beginning March 27
The competition heats up when Chef Gordon Ramsay returns with Season 12 of HELL’S KITCHEN, debuting Thursday, March 13 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX, followed by theXIII results show (9:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), which moves to its new time period. In the Season Premiere of HELL’S KITCHEN, Chef Ramsay splits the latest batch of 20 aspiring restaurateurs into two teams, men vs. women, and asks them to present their signature dishes. The winning team gets treated to an exclusive dinner with Ramsay, while the losing team is left behind to scrub down the kitchen.
moves to Fridays, beginning March 14 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), followed by all-new episodes of (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) and (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT). Don’t miss an all-new episode of this Thursday, March 6 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), when Keegan (Greg Kinnear) defends an old friend (guest star Anthony Anderson) from his AA days.
Once theXIII results shows shift to half-hour episodes on Thursday, March 27 (9:00-9:30 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), , the new comedy starring Emmy Award nominee Chris Meloni (“ ,” “Law & Order: ”) as a man becoming a dad, while his son is becoming a man, will air at 9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT.
HELL’S KITCHEN is produced by ITV Studios America in association with A. Smith & Co. Productions, Inc. Arthur Smith, Kent Weed and Gordon Ramsay serve as executive producers. “Like” HELL’S KITCHEN on Facebook at facebook.com/HellsKitchen. Follow the series on Twitter @HellsKitchenFOX and join the discussion using #hellskitchen.
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