07/23/2012 12:50 pm ET Updated Sep 22, 2012

'The Mindy Project' Will Premiere Online On August 27, As Will 'Ben And Kate'

Mindy Kaling fans who thought they'd have to wait until September for the premiere of "The Mindy Project" on Fox are in for a treat: The new series will debut online a month early!

Beginning Monday, August 27 at 5 p.m. ET, fans can preview the season premiere episodes of both "The Mindy Project" and "Ben and Kate" on Facebook ("Mindy" here and "Ben and Kate" here) until Sunday, September 9 at 5 p.m. ET.

The premieres will also be available for preview on other online outlets, including AOL, Hulu, Yahoo!, and Xfinity.

If the online options don't work, VOD users with participating cable and satellite distribution partners can check out "The Mindy Project" and "Ben and Kate" before their screen debuts in September as well.

Check out our first impressions of Fox's new 2012-2013 shows, including "The Mindy Project" and "Ben and Kate," here.

"The Mindy Project" premieres on Tuesday, September 25 at 9:30 p.m. ET and "Ben and Kate" premieres on Tuesday, September 25 at 8:30 p.m. ET on Fox.