Pop is switchings things around this summer. Recently, the network announced new premiere dates for Swedish Dicks and Nightcap.
A new comedy, Swedish Dicks follows an aging ex-stuntman (Peter Stormare) and an optimistic Swedish DJ (Johan Glans) as they team up to solve crimes in Los Angeles. The cast also includes Keanu Reeves, Traci Lords, Margaret Cho, Anthony LaPaglia, and Eric Roberts.
Swedish Dicks will now debut on Pop on August 9th at 8 p.m ET/PT. Meanwhile, the season two finale of Nightcap will premiere on August 2nd at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
Read more details below:
The “Nightcap” finale will now conclude on Wednesday, August 2. Additionally, Pop’s new scripted comedy, “Swedish Dicks” now premieres Wednesday, August 9 with back-to-back episodes. Details below:
“NIGHTCAP” – SEASON TWO:
Tune-in to Pop’s scripted original comedy, “Nightcap” at 8:00 PM ET/PT on Wednesday, August 2.
Episode 206: “Spinster Code” Wednesday, July 5 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Celebrity Guests: Cedric the Entertainer, Rachel Bloom, Naked Cowboy Penny is missing so Staci goes to check on her. Davis dupes Jimmy’s longtime nemesis, Cedric the Entertainer into making an appearance on Nightcap. Regularly scheduled guests Rachel Bloom and Naked Cowboy make elaborate bets on whether Penny is alive or dead.
Episode 207: “Poop Show” Wednesday, July 12 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Celebrity Guests: Debra Messing, Brendan Fraser Debra Messing fills in at the last minute and gets too close for Staci’s comfort, arranging a “girls spa day” for the two in her dressing room. Davis has his hands full with Brendan Fraser, who wants to try his hand at musical comedy and debut a very offensive song on Nightcap.
Episode 208: “Bringing Up The Baby” Wednesday, July 19 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Celebrity Guests: Bob Saget, Carrot Top TV’s favorite dad, Bob Saget only wants to talk about his obsession with a Japanese collectible toy. Carrot Top convinces Todd to capitalize on an unfortunate nickname earned after an on-air flub.
Episode 209: “The Show Might Go On” Wednesday, July 26 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Celebrity Guests: Bethenny Frankel, David Hasselhoff, Christie Brinkley There’s more chaos backstage than normal when Jimmy’s new girlfriend Christie Brinkley demands he quit Nightcap. Bethenny Frankel is saving her voice for a speaking engagement and forces Penny to do her dirty work. David Hasselhoff spends the day telling embarrassing stories about his nephew, Nightcap’s own hair and makeup guru, Marcus.
Episode 210: “The Show Might Go On” (SEASON FINALE) Wednesday, August 2 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Celebrity Guests: J.J. Abrams, Mark Hamill, Christie Brinkley, Rachael Ray The staff is in shambles over Nightcap’s demise while Staci looks for her next gig, pitching a movie with “real star-power” to guest J.J. Abrams. Penny begs Staci to try to save the show using her sole super power – booking celebrities. Stacy proves this to be true, offering up Rachael Ray as an appealing new love interest for fame-hungry Christie and even more so when Mark Hamill shows up to discuss J.J. & “his partner Staci’s” new film.
“SWEDISH DICKS” – SEASON ONE PREMIERE:
National Hand Holding Day falls on August 9 which also happens to be the new premiere date of Pop’s procedural comedy, “Swedish Dicks,” highlighting the mishaps of two L.A. based detectives. So grab your partner in crime, hold onto their… .hand and prepare yourself for the hilarity that is “Swedish Dicks.” Tune-in at 8:00 and 8:30 PM ET/PT on Wednesday, August 9.
Episode 101 (SEASON ONE PREMIERE) Wednesday, August 9 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Former stuntman Ingmar is trying to get by as a private investigator, a private dick, as they used to say. One day, a case leads him to the incredibly annoying DJ Axel. But it’s not just irritation that Axel awakens in Ingmar…
Episode 102 (SEASON ONE PREMIERE) Wednesday, August 9 at 8:30 PM ET/PT Featuring: Traci Lords When Ingmar and Axel get a classic cheating spouse case to solve, it’s time for Axel to prove himself as a private dick. As if that wasn’t enough, they run into Ingmar’s rival, Jane McKinney, and Axel is challenged to a duel.
Episode 103 Wednesday, August 16 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Ingmar’s daughter, Sarah, helps them get a case at an ad agency to find out who is stealing secret data. The seemingly simple undercover job takes an unexpected turn when their client makes a fatal decision. Meanwhile, Sun is working on the dick’s marketing strategy.
Episode 104 Wednesday, August 16 at 8:30 PM ET/PT Featuring: Keanu Reeves When Ingmar is haunted by the ghost of his former stunt buddy Tex, his unstable emotional status leads him to make an embarrassing mistake. Axel has to take it upon himself to infiltrate a cult, while Ingmar fixes what he has done. Axel is still a bit worried about Ingmar’s psychological health and doesn’t dare to leave him alone completely.
Episode 105 Wednesday, August 23 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Featuring: Keanu Reeves, Jane Levy, Brock Kelly, Traci Lords While porn actress Taylor Slow asks the Swedish Dicks to find her stalker, Sarah asks her dad to help her look up her new boyfriend, Steve. Ingmar is certain he will find some dirt on Steve, but Axel, who ends up having to infiltrate Jane McKinney’s agency, is anything but confident.
Episode 106 Wednesday, August 30 at 8:00 PM ET/PT Featuring: Keanu Reeves, Carolyn Hennesey The client wants the dicks to find out if the competing pet cemetery is saving money by burning animals in large groups, a case that is complicated by the fact that Axel has decided to quit his anti-depressants. At the same time, Ingmar’s nightmares and Axel’s constant questions about Tex lead them to the house of an old camera man. He has clues, but he wants something unexpected in return.”
What do you think? Do you watch Nightcap? Will you check out Swedish Dicks?