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CBS Sets Hour-Long 'How I Met Your Mother' Premiere

CBS will again launch its fall season during the official
premiere week following its broadcast of the 65th Prime Emmy Awards
on Sunday, Sept. 22, according to its fall schedule released Monday.

How I Met Your Mother
will kick off the week with a special hour-long episode on Monday, Sept. 23 at
8 p.m. leading into 2 Broke Girls and
new Anna Faris comedy Mom at 9:30
p.m., followed by freshman drama thriller Hostages
at 10 p.m. Remaining new Monday comedy We
Are Men
will bow the following week on Sept. 30 at 8:30 p.m.

New comedies The
and The Crazy Ones will
debut that Thursday, Sept. 26 at 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., respectively,
sandwiched between the season premieres of The
Big Bang Theory
and Two and a Half

And as usual, Survivor
will launch its next season a week earlier with a 90-minute debut on Wednesday,
Sept. 18. CBS also announced that midseason drama Intelligence will bow on Monday, Feb. 24 following the 15-episode
run of Hostages.

The network's full schedule of 2013-14 premiere dates is

Wednesday, Sept. 18
8-9:30 p.m.: Survivor (27th edition

Sunday, Sept. 22
8-11 p.m. ET/ 5-8 p.m. PT: The 65th
Primetime Emmy Awards

Monday, Sept. 23
8-9 p.m.: How I Met Your Mother (9th season
9-9:30 p.m.: 2 Broke Girls (3rd season
9:30-10 p.m.: Mom (series debut) 

10-11p.m.: Hostages (series debut)

Tuesday, Sept. 24
8-9 p.m.: NCIS (11th season premiere)
9-10 p.m.: NCIS: Los Angeles (5th season
10-11 p.m.: Person of Interest (3rd season

Wednesday, Sept. 25
9-10 p.m.: Criminal Minds (9th season
10-11 p.m.: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
(14th season premiere)

Thursday, Sept. 26
8-8:30 p.m.: The Big Bang Theory (7th
season premiere)
8:30-9 p.m.: The Millers (series
9-9:30 p.m.: The Crazy Ones (series
9:30-10 p.m.: Two And A Half Men
(11thseason premiere)
10-11 p.m.: Elementary (2nd season

Friday, Sept. 27
8-9 p.m.: Undercover Boss (5th season
9-10 p.m.: Hawaii Five-0 (4th season
10-11 p.m.: Blue Bloods (4thseason

Saturday, Sept. 28
10-11 p.m.: 48 Hours (26th season premiere)

Sunday, Sept. 29
7-8 p.m.: 60 Minutes (46th season
8-9 p.m.: The AmazingRace (23rd edition premiere)
9-10 p.m.: The Good Wife (5th season
10-11 p.m.: The Mentalist (6thseason

Monday, Feb. 24
10-11 p.m.: Intelligence (series debut)