As summer settles back into our memories and autumn traditions begin, the new fall TV line-up prepares to launch with How I Met Your Mother's big reveal and new seasons of Scandal and Hart of Dixie coming in October.For the Friday Five this week, we've pulled together a list of September's new and returning shows with awesome leading ladies.And really, we can't stop quoting Mindy Kaling from The Mindy Project.
“A best friend isn't a person. It's a tier."-The Mindy Project
These are some of our favorite women rocking the small screen:The Mindy ProjectWatch Mindy Kaling as the quick-witted - sometimes snarky - and always hilarious obstetrician.See the season premiere on Tuesday, September 17th at 9:30/8:30c on Fox. Find more info here.Shark TankEngage your entrepreneurial spirit with a new episode of Shark Tank. See the "Queen of QVC," Lori Greiner and real estate mogul, Barbara Corcoran school up-and-comers.Watch the season premiere on Friday, September 20th at 9/8c on ABC. Find more info here.Oprah's LifeclassGet a dose of wisdom and advice from Oprah and her guests in Lifeclass.The new season begins on Sunday, September 8th at 9pm/8c on OWN TV. Get more info here.BethennyAfter a successful test run of Bethenny Frankel's talk show, they are officially launching "Bethenny" nationally.Check out Bethenny in all of her candid, skinny-girl glory on Monday, September 9th at 11am on Fox. See a preview and more info here.The Crazy OnesSarah Michelle Gellar is back and she's no longer slaying vampires. She's teamed up with her Dad (Robin Williams) to lead their ad agency in this sure-to-be-hilarious show. Also, nice homage to Steve Jobs.Check out the series premiere Thursday, September 26th at 9/8c on CBS. Find more info here.Here's the crazy ones. ;-)XOPS: Special mention for TV (and film!) veteran, Michael J. Fox. We loved him on Family Ties, we laughed with on Spin City, and we're psyched for the new The Michael J. Fox Show.Watch the series premiere on Thursday, September 26th at 9/8c on NBC. See previews and more info here.