Wednesday, January 26, 2011

NATPE 2011: Day 3 - Fall 2011 Syndication; More Green Hornet Marathons on Syfy

It's the final day at NATPE 2011 and as promised we will give you a list of the shows being offered for fall 2011 syndication. So, without further adieu, here is what is being offered (some might not be bought, so beware) for Fall 2011:


Daily Half-Hour Sitcoms
American Dad! *now a daily strip* (Twentieth Television) - already on cable on TBS/Adult Swim
30 Rock (NBC Universal) - also coming to cable on Comedy Central/WGN America
The Big Bang Theory (Warner Bros.) - also coming to cable on TBS
Futurama *WEEKENDS ONLY* (Twentieth Television) - reruns returning to TBS
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (Twentieth Television) - already on cable reruns on Comedy Central and coming to WGN America
'Til Death (Sony Pictures)

Weekly Hour Dramas
Law & Order (NBC Universal)
Law & Order: Criminal Intent *daily strip* (Warner Bros.)
Psych (NBC Universal)

Reality Half-Hour/Hour
Dog the Bounty Hunter *weekly* (Trifecta)


Talk Shows
Anderson Cooper (Warner Bros.)
The Jeremy Kyle Show (Debmar-Mercury)
Bill Cunningham Show (NBC Universal)

Court Shows
Last Shot with Judge Gunn (Trifecta)
The Lawyers (CBS Television Distribution)
Psychic Court (Mighty Oak)

Game Shows/Reality
Excused (CBS Television Distribution)
Geek Meets Girl (Trifecta)
Who Wants To Date a Comedian? (Entertainment Studios)

News Magazine

First-Run Weekly Airings
Man Up Stand Up (Trifecta)
Pt. Dume (Twentieth Television)

Remember this is what is being offered. Some of these entries have not gotten clearances, but as soon as they do, we'll let you know. Discuss this update on our message board. Stay with us!

Moving on to the day's other news, Syfy is giving us more Green Hornet stunts! If you missed it on Tuesday, Jan. 11, now you will have two more chances to see each episode. There will be three more chances to watch every single episode of the classic '60s short-lived series! The first stunt will be on Friday, January 28 from 9am-6pm with the first 18 episodes of the series. Then the series continues with the rest of the episodes and then from the beginning again on Wednesday, February 9 from 8am-4pm. And finally on Thursday, February 24 from 8am-5pm with the continuation to finish the run.
Green Hornet also had a stunt on MeTV on Saturday, Jan. 15, as we mentioned. All of these plays are for promotion for the big screen movie of the same name that was released on Jan. 14 starring Seth Rogen.

New on DVD/Blu-ray (October)

Bewitched - The Complete Series (Mill Creek) I Dream of Jeannie - The Complete Series (Mill Creek) The Facts of Life - Season Seven My Favorite Martian - The Complete Series Grace Under Fire - The Complete Collection

10/06 - Bewitched - The Complete Collection
10/06 - Grace Under Fire - The Complete Collection
10/06 - Happyish - Season One
10/06 - I Dream of Jeannie - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
10/06 - Party Down - The Complete Series
10/06 - South Park - The Complete Eighteenth Season (Blu-ray)
10/20 - C.P.O. Sharkey - Mr. Warmth: The Ultimate Don Rickles TV Collection
10/20 - The Facts of Life - Season Seven
10/20- King of the Hill - The Complete 13th Season (Blu-ray)
10/20 - My Favorite Martian - The Complete Series
10/20 - Nurse Jackie - Season Seven ((Blu-ray)
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, October 7

The Middle - "The Shirt" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Frankie is speechless when Mike — whose entire wardrobe consists of long sleeved flannel shirts — decides to wear a short sleeved Hawaiian shirt when they go out to dinner with some friends. Meanwhile, while Sue excitedly finds herself signing up for as many no-cut college clubs as she can, she accidentally tells Devin how much Axl loves her, which scares Devin and leads her to question their relationship; and Brick gets a little too ambitious while tackling his chore of cleaning the bathroom.

The Goldbergs - "Jimmy 5 Is Alive" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Murray attempts to help Adam transition into adulthood by building a robot, but their creative differences drive them apart, the opposite of what Murray was trying to achieve. Meanwhile, Barry makes a huge mistake when he accidentally tapes over Beverly’s beloved video of his 5th birthday party.

Modern Family - "The Closet Case" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Being the cool dad that he is, Phil helps Haley convince Claire to allow Dylan to move in temporarily, but after seeing how intimate living together means, Phil is having major second thoughts. Mitch takes on a much needed consulting job that just so happens to be for Jay’s biggest rival – Closets, Closets, Closets, Closets! – which doesn’t go over well with Jay, and elsewhere, Gloria and Cameron disagree on how to handle Manny’s girl problem at school.

black-ish - "Dr. Hell No" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After Dre gets his yearly physical and comes home traumatized, Pops explains his generation’s strong aversion towards healthcare and admits that he hasn’t seen a doctor in years. Shocked by this disclosure, Dre and Bow try to convince Pops to get a check-up and he begrudgingly agrees. When Pops finds out he has a clogged artery and needs a small procedure, the rest of The Johnson family handles the news in different ways.

Kevin From Work - "Escape From Work" (ABC Family, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Homebound Kevin has a black-and-white dream about Audrey and his work-related troubles.

Kevin From Work - "Team Kevin From Work" (ABC Family, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Kevin decides to take advantage of Audrey and Brock's relationship difficulties.

Bella and the Bulldogs - "Girls' Night" (Nickelodeon, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Bella, Sophie, and Pepper plot the perfect revenge when a boy who wronged Bella winds up delivering their pizza during their sleepover. Newt and Sawyer help Troy move in to his new dorm, but they begin to overstay their welcome.

The League - "The Bully" (FXX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Kevin is uncomfortable with Ellie¹s new sex-ed class. Taco starts a Little Eskimo Brothers program at the EBDBBnB.

You're the Worst - "We Can Do Better Than This" (FXX, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Jimmy questions his ability as a writer but finally zeroes in on his next project. Meanwhile, Gretchen and Lindsay discover all they do is talk about men and set out to change the status-quo. Edgar gets close to his improv teacher, Dorothy.

Complete TV Listings

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 5) (All times ET unless noted)

Wednesday, October 7

  • Joel McHale (Community) - Watch Joel on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jamie Lee Curtis (Scream Queens/Anything But Love) - Jamie Lee appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Nasim Pedrad (Scream Queens/Mulaney) - Nasim visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is a guest on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Morris Chestnut (Out All Night) - Morris offers his 60-second love advice on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Michaela Watkins (Casual/Trophy Wife) and Tommy Dewey (Casual) - Michaela and Tommy discuss their new Hulu comedy series Casual on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Sophia Bush (Partners) - Sophia is a guest on Chatter.
  • Abigail Breslin (Scream Queens) - Abigail appears on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • The Cast of Family Ties - The cast reunites on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Marcia Gay Harden (Trophy Wife) - Marcia talks about her new hospital drama Code Black on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Keke Palmer (Scream Queens/True Jackson, VP) - Keke is a guest on People Now.