Psych is an American detective comedy-drama television series created by Steve Franks and broadcast on USA Network. It stars James Roday as Shawn Spencer, a young crime consultant for the Santa Barbara Police Department whose “heightened observational skills” and impressive detective instincts allow him to convince people that he solves cases with psychic abilities.
The program also stars Dulé Hill as Shawn’s best friend and reluctant partner Burton “Gus” Guster, as well as Corbin Bernsen as Shawn’s captious father, Henry.The series airs new episodes in the US on Wednesdays at 10PM ET/PT, 9PM CST on USA Network. During the second season, an animated segment was added to the series titled “The Big Adventures of Little Shawn and Gus”. Psych debuted on Friday, July 7, 2006, immediately following the fifth season premiere of Monk, and continued to be paired with the series until Monk’s conclusion on December 4, 2009.
It was the highest-rated US basic cable television premiere of 2006. The sixth season ended on April 11, 2012. It is currently USA Network’s longest-running original series on air. On January 10, 2012, USA renewed the series for a seventh season, to include 16 episodes.
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