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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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, October 18

The Goldbergs - "Revenge o' the Nerds" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
With the children growing up, Beverly decides to reinvent herself and quits being a substitute teacher. She decides to focus her energy on going to night school so she can eventually own her own business. Murray doesn’t like change or things costing money, so he convinces her to get a perm instead. Meanwhile, Erica struggles to balance her academic and social life in college and needs Adam’s assistance.

Speechless - "T-R-- TRAINING D-A-- DAY" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Jimmy takes JJ camping to give him “the talk,” Maya trains a ragtag group of new aides, and sparks fly between Dylan and Ray’s bully.

Modern Family - "Sex, Lies & Kickball" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jay’s best friend, Shorty, is back from Costa Rica and stays at the house so they can catch up and reconnect. However, Shorty is spending more time with Gloria and seems to be avoiding Jay. Meanwhile, Alex is ready to shed her good-girl image and is going to prove to Claire that her relationship with Ben is definitely a sexual relationship.

American Housewife - "The Lice Storm" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Anna-Kat brings home a lice infestation, Katie uses it to force bonding time with Taylor. Greg attempts to bond with Oliver (and avoid lice) by camping in the backyard, but Greg becomes concerned when Oliver keeps ditching their campout to be with their new sleazy neighbor named Spencer.

You're the Worst - "A Bunch of Hornballs" (FXX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Jimmy goes out of town for a Romance/Erotica fiction convention while Gretchen throws a divorce party for Lindsay, leading to an unintended deepening of Gretchen's relationship with Boone. Meanwhile, Edgar's friend Max encourages him to overspend on party planning.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 16)

Wednesday, October 18

  • Paul Shaffer (A Year at the Top) - Paul sits in with Cleto and The Cletones on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kaitlin Olson (The Mick/It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Kaitlin is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project/The Office) - Mindy appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Olivia Munn (Perfect Couples) - Olivia is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • James Van Der Beek (What Would Diplo Do?/Friends with Better Lives/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - James appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Valerie Bertinelli (Hot in Cleveland/CafĂ© Americain/One Day at a Time) - Valerie visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Woody Harrelson (Cheers) and Rob Reiner (All in the Family) - Woody and Rob chat with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT. They also talk about LBJ on the AOL Build Show at 2:30pm.
  • Jay Pharoah (White Famous) - Jay appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Laura Dern (F Is for Family/Enlightened) - Laura stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kim Fields (The Facts of Life/Living Single) - Kim talks about A Question of Faith on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am. She will also be on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Pooch Hall (The Game/Accidentally on Purpose) - Pooch guest co-hosts The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Kimberly Williams-Paisley (According to Jim) - Kimberly talks about the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries original Darrow & Darrow on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Liz Gillies (Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll/Victorious) - Liz opens up about the Dynasty reboot on the People Now at 8:30am.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch/Clarissa Explains It All) - Melissa talks about her new Lifetime movie The Watcher in the Woods on NBC's Today in the 10am hour, on the AOL Build Show at 3:30pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • David Arquette (In Case of Emergency/Parenthood) - David is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Patrice Lovely (Love Thy Neighbor) - Patrice appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Jeff Garlin (The Goldbergs/Curb Your Enthusiasm) - Jeff can be heard on The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM at 10:50am.
  • Frankie Muniz (Malcolm in the Middle) - Frankie is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Mark Feuerstein (9JKL/Good Morning, Miami/Conrad Bloom/Fired Up) - Mark appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.


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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

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