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Midseason and summer premieres on cable: When to look for 'True Blood,' 'Pretty Little Liars' and 'Weeds'

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TV Roundup 2011
Jordin Althaus/Showtime; HBO; Danny Feld/AMC; Andrew Eccles/ABC Family

UPDATED, 4/1: We’ve updated our list to reflect the return of Deadliest CatchEntourage and The Closer. Or maybe you are just dying to know when Toya: A Family Affair bows on BET! Here are some debut dates for many basic and premium cable shows through July:

April 1

Camelot (series premiere, Starz)

Say Yes to the Dress: Randy Knows Best (series premiere, TLC)

April 3

The Killing (series premiere, AMC)

The Borgias (series premiere, Showtime)

The Kennedys (miniseries premiere, Reelz)

April 4

Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory (season premiere, MTV)

Kate Plus 8 (season premiere, TLC)

Tough Enough (season premiere, USA)

Relapse (series premiere, A&E)

Kidnapped by the Kids (season premiere, OWN)

April 5

Pregnant in Heels (series premiere, Bravo)

Ramsey’s Kitchen Nightmares U.S. (season premiere, BBC America)

April 6

Workaholics (series premiere, Comedy Central)

Top Chef Masters (season premiere, Bravo)

Extreme Couponing (series premiere, TLC)

Glamour Belles (series premiere, Lifetime)

April 7

Gigolos (series premiere, Showtime)

Secret Diary of a Call Girl (season premiere, Showtime)

The Bear Whisperer (season premiere, Animal Planet)

Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew (season premiere, MTV)

Real Housewives of New York City (season premiere, Bravo)

Mounted in Alaska (series premiere, Bravo)

April 8

Whatever, Martha! (season premiere, Hallmark)

Whatever, You’re Wrong (series premiere, Hallmark)

April 9

Oddities (season premiere, Science)

April 10

The Dance Scene (series premiere, E!)

The Judds (series premiere, OWN)

Shark Men (series premiere, NGC)

River Monsters (season premiere, Animal Planet)

April 12

Braxton Family Values (series premiere, WE)

Sinbad: It’s Just Family (series premiere, WE)

Sports Show with Norm Macdonald (series premiere, Comedy Central)

Deadliest Catch (season premiere, Discovery)

Royally Mad (series premiere, BBC America)

April 15

Killer Outbreaks (series premiere, Animal Planet)

Hooked (series premiere, NGC)

The Whitest Kids U Know (season premiere, IFC)

Sanctuary (season premiere, Syfy)

April 17

Mob Wives (series premiere, VH1)

Audrina (series premiere, VH1)

Saddle Ranch (series premiere, VH1)

Game of Thrones (series premiere, HBO)

April 18

Love Games: Bad Girls Need Love Too (season premiere, Oxygen)

April 19

Toya: A Family Affair (series premiere, BET)

16 & Pregnant (season premiere, MTV)

Dresscue Me (series premiere, Planet Green)

April 21

Call Me Fitz (series premiere, DirecTV)

April 22

Dual Survival (season premiere, Discovery)

April 23

Doctor Who (season premiere, BBC America)

April 24

Treme (season premiere, HBO)

April 27

South Park (season premiere, Comedy Central)

April 28

Son of a Gun (series premiere, MTV)

April 29

Python Hunters (season premiere, Nat Geo Wild)

Say Yes to the Dress: Big Bliss (series premier, TLC)

May 1

Law & Order: Criminal Intent (season premiere, USA)

In Plain Sight (season premiere, USA)

June 1

Men of a Certain Age (season premiere, TNT)

Franklin & Bash (series premiere, TNT)

June 5

20th Annual MTV Movie Awards

The Real L World (season premiere, Showtime)

June 7

White Collar (season premiere, USA)

Covert Affairs (season premiere, USA)

June 9

Ridiculousness (series premiere, MTV)

June 14

The Nine Lives of Chloe King (series premiere, ABC Family)

Pretty Little Liars (season premiere, ABC Family)

Memphis Beat (season premiere, TNT)

HawthoRNe (season premiere, TNT)

June 19

Falling Skies (series premiere, TNT)

June 24

Commercial Kings (series premiere, IFC)

Young, Broke & Beautiful (series premiere, IFC)

June 26

Leverage (season premiere, TNT)

True Blood (season premiere, HBO)

June 27

Weeds (season premiere, Showtime)

The Big C (season premiere, Showtime)

June 29

The Great State of Georgia (series premiere, ABC Family)

July 8

Torchwood: Miracle Day (series premiere, Starz)

July 10

Curb Your Enthusiasm (season premiere, HBO)

July 11

The Closer (season premiere, TNT)

Rizzoli and Isles (season premiere, TNT)

July 24

Entourage (season premiere, HBO)

Archana Ram contributed to this report

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