USA Sets Summers 2013 Premieres for 'Suits,' 'Burn Notice' and More
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
As always, it's going to be a busy summer for USA with three nights of programming, including a new drama from the creator of White Collar.
The summer starts with the season 7 premiere of Burn Notice on Thursday, June 6 at 9pm. It will be followed by the series premiere of the undercover drama Graceland, from the creator of White Collar, at 10pm.
On Wednesday, June 12, Royal Pains is back for season 5 while Necessary Roughness returns for season 3 at 10pm.
Finally, Covert Affairs begins season 4 Tuesday, July 16 at 9pm, followed by the season 3 premiere of Suits.
In addition, USA will debut a new reality series, Summer Camp, some time in July. The competition finds 16 adults returning to a summer camp to compete in common camp-themed challenges. The show promises to include contestants like a nerd-turned-supermodel and a vegan yoga instructor.
Burn Notice season 7 finds Michael (Jeffrey Donovan) dealing with the aftermath of the deal he made with the CIA to free his friends. It will feature Heroes stars Jack Coleman and Adrian Pasdar in recurring roles. In addition, the second episode of season 7 will mark the show's 100th episode.
Graceland is a new drama about a group of undercover agents living together. It stars Aaron Tveit (Gossip Girl, Les Miserables) and Rescue Me's Daniel Sunjata.
Royal Pains season 5 begins with the start of summer after Hank (Mark Feuerstein) recovers from brain surgery. The new season includes new series regular Ben Shenkman, recurring guest star Frances Conroy (Six Feet Under) and Callum Blue (Smallville) as Boris' cousin.
Necessary Roughness season 3 picks up six months after the end of season 2 and Dani (Callie Thorne) gets offered a new job working at a sports management firm. The new season features recurring stars John Stamos and David Anders (Alias, The Vampire Diaries).
Covert Affairs season 4 begins with Annie and Auggie (Piper Perabo and Christopher Gorham) dealing with their romantic feelings. It will also include new star Hill Harper (CSI: NY) as an ambitious CIA station chief in Latin America.
Suits season 3 will deal with the fallout of the firm's merger as Harvey and Jessica (Gabriel Macht and Gina Torres) are at odds. Meanwhile, Mike and Rachel (Patrick J. Adams and Meghan Markle) must navigate the waters of their new sexual relationship after he revealed his big secret to her.
The only USA shows not airing this summer will be Psych, currently airing Wednesdays at 10pm, and White Collar, which returns in the fall.
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