WGN Adds Fall Fare


Superstation WGN is adding original series, first-run syndication and off-network series to its fall lineup.

Canadian drama DaVinci’s Inquest will make its U.S. debut on the network this fall with back-to-back episodes Tuesdays from 8 p.m.-10 p.m. (EST). The series was inspired by the life and investigations of Larry Campbell, one-time coroner and now mayor of the city of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Wednesdays from 8 p.m.-9 p.m. will feature back-to-back episodes of Race Car Driver, which follows Forsythe Championship Racing Team driver Paul Tracy and the Champ Car World Series of racing.

First-run syndicated home-makeover series Hometeam follows Race Car Driver at 9 p.m. Host Troy McClain and the “Home Team” rally friends and neighbors of a deserving family to build a new home from scratch, and the family does not know that the first home they will own is under construction.

Sunday nights will feature double runs of Fox drama 24, starring Keifer Sutherland, while Monday nights will offer back-to-back episodes ofAmerica’s Funniest Home Videos.