Friday, April 08, 2011

2011 TV Land Awards Announces Presenters; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 11, 2011)

TV Land announced today that some of television and film's most iconic names will be presenters at the 2011 TV Land Awards. Barbara Walters, Ben Stiller, Paul Reiser, Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick, and Marlo Thomas in addition to the cast of The Real Housewives of New York City - Cindy Barshop, Kelly Bensimon, LuAnn de Lesseps, Alex McCord, Sonja Morgan and Jill Zarin - will be on hand to salute some of television and music’s biggest stars at the annual award show. As you all know by now, The 2011 TV Land Awards 2011 tapes on Sunday, April 10 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City and airs on TV Land on Sunday, April 17 at 9 pm ET/PT.


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 April 11-15, 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, April 11, 2011
  • Welcome Back, Kotter Cast - John Travolta and the rest of the cast reunite live in-studio on Good Morning America on ABC between 7-9am. Watch the TV Land Awards on April 17 for another reunion.
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) - Watch Alec on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Catch Jamie on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Casey Wilson (Happy Endings) - Casey drops by the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS. Happy Endings premieres on ABC on April 13 at 9:30pm ET/PT.
  • Paul Reiser (Mad About You/The Paul Reiser Show) - Paul talks about his new show on Today on NBC between 7-9am and 10am. He also visits LIVE! with Regis & Kelly, so check your listings. The Paul Reiser Show premieres on NBC on April 14 at 8:30pm ET/PT.
  • Sinbad (A Different World/The Sinbad Show) - Watch Sinbad on The Joy Behar Show on HLN at 10pm ET/PT.
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
  • The Facts of Life Cast - Good Morning America will have a Facts of Life reunion on ABC between 7-9am. They will also reunite at the TV Land Awards on April 17.
  • Family Ties Cast - The cast of Family Ties will reunite on The Joy Behar at 10pm ET/PT on HLN and later in the week at the TV Land Awards on April 17.
  • The Game Cast - The cast of The Game reunites on The Mo'nique Show at 9pm and re-airs at 11pm.
  • Ted Danson (Cheers/Becker/Bored to Death) - Tune in for Ted on a repeat from March on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:37am on NBC.
  • Christian Slater (Breaking In - Watch Christian on Lopez Tonight at 12am on TBS. His new comedy, Breaking In, airs on Fox on Wednesdays at 9:30pm ET/PT.
  • Lori Loughlin (Full House) - Lori guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Elisha Cuthbert (Happy Endings) - Catch the lovely Elisha on LIVE! with Regis & Kelly, so check your listings. Happy Endings debuts the next day (April 13) on ABC.
  • Keshia Knight Pulliam (The Cosby Show) - Watch Keshia on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
  • Courteney Cox (Friends/Cougar Town) - Catch Courteney on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS. Cougar Town returns to ABC on April 18.
  • Aziz Ansari (Parks and Recreation) - Watch the funnyman Aziz on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock) - Tracy visits Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart at 11pm.
  • Joanna Garcia Swisher (Better with You/Reba) - The lovely Joanna will be on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Anthony Anderson (All About the Andersons/The Bernie Mac Show) - Anthony visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Barbara Eden (I Dream of Jeannie) - Barbara appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • John Larroquette (Night Court/The John Larroquette Show) - Catch John on LIVE! with Regis & Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Tina Fey (30 Rock) - Tina discuses her book Bossypants on Today on NBC between 7-9am.
Thursday, April 14, 2011
  • Patrick Warburton (Seinfeld) - Patrick Warburton drops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 12am on ABC.
  • Anthony Anderson (All About the Andersons/The Bernie Mac Show) - Anthony continues to make the rounds on Lopez Tonight at 12am on TBS and The Mo'nique Show on BET at 11am.
  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock) - Tracy visits Today on NBC between 7-9am and the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Courteney Cox (Friends/Cougar Town) - Cougar Town is returning April 18, so Courteney appears on Good Morning America on ABC between 7-9am and also on LIVE! with Regis & Kelly. Check your listings.
  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Watch the funnyman on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
Friday, April 15, 2011
  • John Travolta (Welcome Back, Kotter) - John appears on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm on NBC. He will be on the TV Land Awards on April 17 for a Welcome Back, Kotter reunion.
  • Elizabeth Berkley (Saved by the Bell) - Watch Elizabeth on a repeat of Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.

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Father Knows Best - Season Six Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Sixth Season Alice - The Complete Fifth Season Rhoda - Season Four Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four

06/13 - The Andy Griffith Show - Return to Mayberry
06/13 - That's My Mama - The Complete Series
06/20 - Workaholics - The Final (Seventh) Season
06/20 - Workaholics - The Complete Series
06/27 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Third Season
07/04 - Superstore - Season Two
07/18 - Father Knows Best - Season Six
07/25 - Diff'ernt Strokes - The Complete Sixth Season
07/25 - Girls - The Final (Sixth) Season (Blu-ray)
08/01 - Alice - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
08/01 - Crashing - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
08/15 - Rhoda - Season Four
08/22 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four
08/29 - Will & Grace - Season One (Universal)
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Tuesday, August 22

The Mick - "The Mess" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Mickey’s attempts at disciplining the kids are ignored, she decides to shed her “cool aunt” persona and lay down the law.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Monster in the Closet" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Pimento and Rosa decide to pick up where they left off and get married, so the whole squad preps a perfect wedding under Amy’s careful direction. Pimento enlists Jake and Gina to hunt for his grandmother’s ruby earrings for Rosa to wear in the ceremony, but the universe has other plans for them.

Wrecked - "Nerd Speak" (TBS, 10:30PM ET/PT)
As the ship sinks, the survivors try to escape.

Still the King - "Vernon's Single" (CMT, 1:00AM ET/PT)
Vernon discovers his manager has given his new single to another recording artist to perform.

Still the King - "Who's Your Daddy?" (CMT, 1:30AM ET/PT)
It's Debbie and Ronnie's big wedding day, but when Debbie's water breaks on the altar, Vernon races against the clock to be there for the birth.

In The Cut - "Party Things" (Bounce TV, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jay and Smitty see dollar signs when an enthusiastic lawyer convinces them their complaints can result in big cash settlements; Kenny reconnects with Angelique, but it's her new boyfriend, Conrad, that is interested in a relationship with Kenny.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 21)

Tuesday, August 22

  • Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) - Catch Jim on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Michael Showalter (Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp) - Michael appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Maya Rudolph (Up All Night) - Maya is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Topher Grace (That '70s Show) - Topher appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Chris is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin appears on a repeat of Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Jake Smollett (On Our Own) - Jake takes store-bought ramen to the next level on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Spencer Sutherland (Still the King) - Spencer dishes on playing a young Billy Ray Cyrus on Still the King on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Mindy Sterling (Con Man/A.N.T. Farm) - Mindy talks about Syfy's Con Man on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • John Corbett (Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll/United States of Tara/Lucky) - John talks about All Saints on NBC's Today in the 9am hour. He can also be heard on The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM at 11am.