Friday, April 30, 2010

WE tv Has Betty White Mania; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 3, 2010)

Betty White will be co-hosting SNL on May 8, but right before that, WE tv is giving us a stunt to celebrate! Count down to Betty White's much-anticipated appearance on Saturday Night Live with a special marathon of The Golden Girls. The marathon will consist of 14 episodes that focus around Rose (Betty White). So before you watch her on SNL, tune into WE tv on Saturday, May 8 starting at 6pm ET for "It's Saturday Night with Betty White: A Golden Girls Marathon.
And if that is not all, the very next day, we get more Betty! Just in time for Mother's Day, tune in for a special marathon titled "Ma Day" featuring 12 episodes of The Golden Girls starting at 10am on Mother's Day (Sunday, May 9). Thank you for being a friend transforms to thank you for being a mother on this day!

It's Friday, so it is time for "Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows" for the coming week. This is where we list what sitcom stars are appearing on talk shows for the coming week, the stars are both current and past sitcom stars (but we won't cover movie stars like Tom Hanks or John Travolta, since they won't be talking about their past sitcoms likely), so this is for all sitcom fans of all eras!
For the week of May 3-7, 2010, we have many current sitcom stars and past sitcom stars on TV talk shows! So get your DVR's (or whatever you use) ready! Ready? Here is all what you need to know for the coming week!

Monday, May 3, 2010
  • Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) - The hilarious Sheldon, err Jim Parsons, stops to chat on the Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS!
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Old Christine/Seinfeld) - Julia stops by NBC's Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm.
  • Sarah Silverman (Sarah Silverman Program) - Sarah will stop by NBC's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:35am.
  • Betty White (Hot in Cleveland/Golden Girls/Mary Tyler Moore Show) - Betty White mania continues as she appears on LIVE! with Regis & Kelly so check your local listings for time and channel. She also appears on Today on NBC.

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

  • Damon Wayans (My Wife and Kids) - Damon stops to chat on LIVE! with Regis & Kelly. Check your local listings for time and channel.
  • Doris Roberts (Everybody Loves Raymond) - Doris stops by The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings or watch it on BET at midnight!

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

  • Christa Miller (Cougar Town/[scrubs]/Drew Carey Show) - The lovely Christa Miller stops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC at 12:05am.
  • Joel McHale (Community) - Joel stops by NBC's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:35am!
  • Betty White (Hot in Cleveland/Golden Girls/Mary Tyler Moore Show) - This is a repeat from January, but catch Betty on TBS's Lopez Tonight at 11pm.
  • Anthony Anderson (All About the Andersons) - Anthony drops by The Bonnie Hunt Show. Check your local listings for time and channel.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City) - Connie appears on The Bonnie Hunt Show. Check your local listings for time and channel.
  • Damon Wayans (My Wife and Kids) - Damon stops by Today on NBC.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

  • Betty White (Hot in Cleveland/Golden Girls/Mary Tyler Moore Show) - The legendary Betty White will be on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on NBC at 12:35am.
  • Joel McHale (Community) - Joel stops by LIVE! with Regis & Kelly. Check your local listings.
  • Tim Daly (Wings) - Tim drops by The View on ABC at 11am.
  • Lisa Whelchel (The Facts of Life) - Lisa appears on NBC's Today to promote her latest book.
  • Brooke Shields (Suddenly Susan) - Brooke drops by E!'s Chelsea Lately at 11pm.
  • Megyn Price (Rules of Engagement/Grounded for Life) - Megyn appears on E!'s Chelsea Lately at 11pm.
  • Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) - Jim cooks with his mom on The Martha Stewart Show's Mother's Day show. Check your local listings for day and time.
  • Damon Wayans (My Wife and Kids) - Damon visits The Joy Behar Show on HLN at 9pm.

Friday, May 7, 2010

  • Mario Lopez (Saved by the Bell) - Mario will be on LIVE! with Regis & Kelly so check your local listings.
  • Kaley Cuoco (The Big Bang Theory/8 Simple Rules) - The stunning Kaley Cuoco appears on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson on CBS at 12:37am.
  • Henry Winkler (Happy Days) - The legendary Henry Winkler appears on NBC's Today.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (March/April)

The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five

03/03 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now... In Living Color! (Blu-ray)
03/07 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - Mama's Family - Mama's Favorites
03/07 - That '70s Show - The Complete Series - Flashback Edition (Blu-ray)
03/07 - What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - You Me Her - Season One
03/14 - Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season
03/14 - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Season Two
03/21 - Master of None - Season One
04/04 - Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season
04/11 - Father Knows Best - Season Five
04/11 - Schitt's Creek - The Complete Third Season
04/11 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
04/11 - Veep - The Complete Fifth Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, April 26

The Goldbergs - "Fonzie Scheme" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Murray is honored as one of Jenkintown’s top businessmen, his plaque is hung on a wall with all of the other honorees. And soon Beverly is dismayed to learn he has no discernable hobbies, and her attempts to help him find some backfire. Meanwhile, Barry creates a scheme stealing golf carts, but the situation goes awry and Erica comes to save the day.

Speechless - "R-U-N-- RUNAWAY" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Maya learns JJ attempted to run away, she is determined to help him complete the task as any able-bodied person could, but her actions exasperate JJ, as he longs for independence. Meanwhile, Jimmy struggles to have hard talks with the kids without Maya, and Dylan tries to get Kenneth to revive his glory days as a high school sports star.

black-ish - "Sister, Sister" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Bow’s sister comes to town after filming a stint on a reality show, and they couldn’t have less in common. Meanwhile, Zoey suggests that Dre spend more time with Junior since she’s leaving for college, and Jack and Diane decide to rebrand themselves.

black-ish - "All Groan Up" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Zoey gets into several colleges around the country, Dre and Bow begin to feel worried and sentimental. They reflect back on memories they’ve had with the family and wonder what life will be like without her around all the time. Pops enlists the twins to try and sway Zoey to go to college in a city they want to visit.

Nobodies - "Not the Emmys" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
It’s Award season! Larry, Rachel and Hugh are going to the Annies… while all their Groundlings friends are going to the Emmys.

Lopez - "No Country Club for Young Men" (TV Land, 10:30PM ET/PT)
George gets Hector a job at his country club, but he falls in with a bad crowd of rich kids. Olly's little sister rolls back into town while Manolo struggles to stay focused in his GED class.

Hollywood Darlings - "Driving Miss Jodie" (Pop, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Jodie must choose between a sports car and a minivan; Christine's dream of participating in an exclusive yoga class is thwarted by a loud-breathing celebrity classmate.

Return of the Mac - "The Wrong Stuff" (Pop, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Feeling threatened by newly appointed sidekick Joey Fatone, Joe heads to a comedy club to hone his comedy monologue skills.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 24)

Wednesday, April 26

  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Chris and the cast of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • America Ferrera (Superstore) - America is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) - Thomas visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Maria Bamford (Lady Dynamite) - Maria appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Henry Zebrowski (A to Z) - Henry is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • John Leguizamo (The Brothers Garcia) - John guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Molly Ringwald (Townies/The Facts of Life) - Molly stops by LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna stops by Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Trial & Error/Less Than Perfect/Sherri) - Sherri talks about the disease she won’t let destroy her on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your loclal listings.
  • Felicity Huffman (Sports Night) - Felicity makes pecan bars on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Morris Chestnut (Out All Night) - Morris is a guest on Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Hank Azaria (Brockmire/The Simpsons/Free Agents) - Hank appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jodie Sweetin (Fuller House/Full House) - Jodie is a guest on The Real, so check your local listings.