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FX Sets Premiere Dates for Charlie Sheen's and Russell Brand's New Comedies

February 29, 2012 (2:26 am) GMT
Sheen's sitcom 'Anger Management' will debut June 28 at 9/8c with two back-to-back episodes, while Brand's talk show 'Strangely Uplifting' will launch at 11/10c the same night.

This summer, 's "" and 's "" will entertain FX viewers as part of the channel's Thursdays two-and-a-half-hour comedy block. Both new shows will first air on June 28.

The new comedy series starring the former "" actor will premiere at 9/8c with two back-to-back episodes. The show, which follows a former baseball player who now becomes a therapist specializing in anger management, will air in its regular slot at 9:30/8:30c starting the next week.

Brand's new talk show will air every Thursday at 11/10c. The late-night comedy series will be shot in front of a live audience and will heavily feature an interaction between the host and the audience. It is described the British comedian's "unvarnished, unfiltered take on current events, politics and pop culture."

Also on FX's Thursday line-up are "" and "". The -starring comedy will return with its second season at 10/9c with guest starring in the premiere episode. As for the show headlined by , it will return with its third season at 10:30/9:30c.

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