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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New on DVD/Blu-ray (April/May/June)

Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season ALF - The Complete DVD Collection The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series

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
05/02 - Red, White and Blue Collar Sitcoms - Make TV Great Again
05/09 - ALF - The Complete DVD Collection
05/09 - Divorce - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
05/09 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season
05/16 - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series
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
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Monday, June 26

Kevin Can Wait - "The Power of Positive Drinking" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Kevin takes a job as a bartender, he goes too far when he starts dispensing unsolicited advice to his customers.

Man with a Plan - "A Dinner Gone Wrong" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Andi and Marcy realize they were rivals in high school, Adam and Don are dragged into the feud and forced to take sides.

Mom - "A Safe Word and a Rib Eye" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Christy feels left out when Bonnie and the ladies keep Jill’s pregnancy a secret.

Life in Pieces - "Tailgate Spiral Souvenir Seating" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Colleen and Matt host the family tailgate party at the L.A. Rams game, they invite former NFL quarterback Kurt Warner to spice up their so far dismal event. Also, Tim’s in danger of missing the game when Sophia makes him take her to the restroom and they get sidetracked returning to their seats; Joan and Jen try to sneak into seats closer to the field; and Greg wins a chance to participate in a halftime contest involving a football toss.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of June 26)

Monday, June 26

  • Keri Russell (Running Wilde) - Watch Keri on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Michael Keaton (Working Stiffs/All's Fair) - Michael appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He will also be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jane Fonda (Grace and Frankie) and Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie/Malibu Country) - Jane and Lily are guests on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ray Romano (Everybody Loves Raymond) - Ray appears on a repeat of @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley) - Kumail is a guest on a repeat of @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Charlie Day (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Charlie appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock/The Tracy Morgan Show) - Tracy is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jillian Bell (Workaholics) - Jillian appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • JoAnna Garcia Swisher (Reba/Better with You/Animal Practice) - JoAnna is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Marisa Tomei (A Different World) - Marissa previews the film Spider-Man: Homecoming on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) - Alec appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Niecy Nash (The Soul Man/Reno 911!/Do Not Disturb - Niecy dishes on her friendship with This Is Us star Chrissy Metz on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) - Amy will be on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso is a guest on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Lake Bell (How to Make It in America/Childrens Hospital) - Lake appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.