Entertainment CBS primetime schedule 2014-2015: 'Two and a Half Men' ending, no word on 'How I Met Your Dad' The cast of "Two and a Half Men." Photo Credit: Matt Hoyle/CBS/Warner Brothers By NINA RUGGIERO Updated May 14, 2014 11:54 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email CBS announced its 2014-2015 primetime schedule Wednesday, including eight new series, Thursday night football and the return of 21 already running series. "How I Met Your Dad," the anticipated spin-off of recently departed "How I Met Your Mother," was not mentioned in CBS' plans. The network did announce that this 12th season will be the last for "Two and a Half Men." The five series that will begin this fall are: "Madam Secretary": A drama starring Tea Leoni as U.S. Secretary of State "NCIS: New Orleans": A spinoff of the popular series starring Scott Bakula "Scorpion": Katharine McPhee, Elyes Gabel and Robert Patrick star in the true story of a genius and his quirky team who work to protect the U.S. from tech threats "Stalker": A psychological thriller starring Dylan McDermott and Maggie Q as detectives who investigate stalking cases "The McCarthys": A comedy about a Boston-based family of sports-fanatics starring Laurie Metcalf, Tyler Ritter, Jack McGee and Joey McIntyre Other new series on the way include "Battle Creek," a police drama series starring Josh Duhamel, a modern take on "The Odd Couple" starring Matthew Perry as Oscar and Thomas Lennon as Felix, and "CSI: Cyber," a CSI spin-off focusing on digital crime. Network favorites "The Big Bang Theory," "2 Broke Girls," "NCIS" and "The Good Wife" are among the returning series. By NINA RUGGIERO Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.