05/13/2012 07:29 pm ET | Updated May 15, 2012

New Network TV Stars 2012-2013: Stars We're Excited To See On TV

The networks have made their series orders for the 2012-2013 TV season, and there are some pretty huge names coming to your TVs.

Both dramas and comedies at NBC, ABC, Fox, CBS and The CW are boasting impressive talent rosters, and we've got a few favorites.

From Kevin Bacon and Lucy Liu to Chi McBride, Michael Chiklis and Connie Britton on the drama side; and "Ugly Betty" alums Becki Newton and Michael Urie coming back to comedies, along with Matthew Perry and Jeffrey Tambor ... well, the list has us seriously excited to see them all back in action.

Click through our gallery to see more, and to get details on the roles they're playing.

Stars We're Excited To See Back On TV

Tell us: Did we forget any of your favorite returning TV stars? Chime in down in the comments!


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