Return dates for 'Big Brother,' 'Under the Dome'

Host Julie Chen appears on a September 2013 episode of "Big Brother."

Story highlights

  • "Big Brother" will premiere on CBS in June and July
  • It'll bow on June 25 with the first eviction occurring July 3
  • "Under the Dome" will return on June 30

For the second summer in a row, "Big Brother" will premiere in June and July to help kick off 90 hours of first-run programming through August.

"BB" will bow on June 25 with the first eviction occurring July 3. As usual, the show will air three times a week.

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Starting June 29, CBS will air a three-hour block of original programming with "BB," followed by the new legal drama "Reckless" and a third season of "Unforgettable."

"Under the Dome" will return on June 30.

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The new Halle Berry drama "Extant" — which was originally scheduled to bow July 2 — will now premiere on July 9.

    Here's the entire summer schedule:

    Wednesday, effective June 25

    8:00-9:00 PM BIG BROTHER (Wednesday Premiere)

    9:00-10:00 PM CRIMINAL MINDS

    10:00-11:00 PM CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION

    Thursday, effective June 26

    8:00-8:30 PM THE BIG BANG THEORY

    8:30-9:00 PM THE MILLERS

    9:00-10:00 PM BIG BROTHER (Thursday Premiere)

    10:00-11:00 PM ELEMENTARY

    Sunday, effective June 29

    7:00-8:00 PM 60 MINUTES

    8:00-9:00 PM BIG BROTHER (Sunday Premiere)

    9:00-10:00 PM RECKLESS (Series Premiere)

    10:00-11:00 PM UNFORGETTABLE (Third Season Premiere)

    Monday, effective June 30

    8:00-8:30 PM 2 BROKE GIRLS

    8:30-9:00 PM FRIENDS WITH BETTER LIVES

    9:00-9:30 PM MIKE & MOLLY

    9:30-10:00 PM MOM

    10:00-11:00 PM UNDER THE DOME (Second Season Premiere)

    Wednesday, effective July 9

    8:00-9:00 PM BIG BROTHER

    9:00-10:00 PM EXTANT (*Series Premiere)

    10:00-11:00 PM CRIMINAL MINDS

    See the original story at EW.com.