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 (February/March)

227 - The Complete First Season (Mill Creek) Fuller House - The Complete First Season The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season

02/07 - Sabrina, the Teenage Witch - Sabrina Down Under
02/07 - So Little Time - Volume 1 - School's Cool - Boy Crazy
02/07 - So Little Time - Volume 2 - About a Family - Hangin' Out
02/07 - 227 - The Complete First Season (Mill Creek)
02/07 - Vice Principals - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
02/14 - Beavis and Butt-Head - The Complete Collection
02/14 - Grace and Frankie - Season Two
02/28 - Fuller House - The Complete First Season
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 - Unbrekable Kimmy Schmidt - Season Two
03/21 - Master of None - Season One
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, March 26

The Simpsons - "Dad Behavior" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Homer finds a new app that makes his life much easier and outsources his father-son bonding. Meanwhile, Grampa finds that he is about to be a father again.

Bob's Burgers - "Aquaticism" / "Ain't Miss Debatin'" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
When Tina learns that the aquarium is in danger of closing, the Belcher children devise a scheme to keep it running. Meanwhile, Bob realizes that he could learn a thing or two from Linda’s customer service skills. Then, when Tina is recruited by the debate team, she finds unexpected success and an even more unexpected relationship. Meanwhile, Louise and Gene convince their parents to help fund a stop-motion movie focusing on a surprising subject matter.

Making History - "Chadwick's Angels" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
In need of a victory, the trio heads back to the 1990s to give Dan another shot at his childhood dream: finishing the infamous “Bellybuster” ice cream sundae at a local parlor. As Deb bonds with the parlor’s owner, Chris is on a mission to save a life in honor of his late British friend. But all of their plans are derailed when Dan runs into the bully that tormented him.

Family Guy - "Peter's Lost Youth" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Peter gets jealous of Lois when she upstages him at a Red Sox fantasy baseball camp. Meanwhile, Stewie runs away from home when Meg is left to babysit him.

The Last Man on Earth - "Find This Thing We Need To" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Carol makes a big discovery, enlisting Tandy and Erica to help her track down some answers. Meanwhile, Todd has a major breakthrough with Melissa.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of March 27)

Sunday, March 26

  • Sanaa Lathan (Family Guy/The Cleveland Show/LateLine) - Catch Sanaa on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, March 27
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Chris on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Richard Dreyfuss (Your Family or Mine) - Richard appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie/Malibu Country) and Jane Fonda (Grace and Frankie) - Lily and Jane are guests on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. They also chat with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Craig Ferguson (The Drew Carey Show) - Craig visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Rachel Dratch (Imaginary Mary) - Rachel is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Pete Holmes (Crashing) - Pete stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jenna Elfman (Imaginary Mary/1600 Penn/Accidentally on Purpose/Courting Alex/Dharma & Greg) - Jenna appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Ron Funches (Powerless/Undateable) - Ron is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Kaitlin Olson (The Mick/It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Kaitlin drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs/Rules of Engagement/Reno 911!) - Wendi appears on a repeat of Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Lisa Kudrow (Friends/The Comeback) - Lisa is a guest on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Mark Consuelos (Alpha House/Hope & Faith) - Mark guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Tahj Mowry, Derek Theler and Jean-Luc Bilodeau (Baby Daddy) - Tahj, Derek and Jean-Luc are guests on Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Tika Sumpter (The Game) - Tika appears on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Vanessa Bell Calloway (Rhythm & Blues) - Vanessa is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • June Diane Raphael (Grace and Frankie) - June talks about Grace and Frankie on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) and Ben Falcone (Joey) - Melissa and Ben talk TV Land's Nobodies on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Brooklyn Decker (Grace and Frankie/Friends with Better Lives) - Brookyln stops by People Now at 8:30am.
  • Marcia Gay Harden (Trophy Wife) - Marcia opens up about her favorite part of being in the 50 Shades movies on People Now at 8:30am.
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  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee dishes about her Golden Globe win on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 2am on BET or on your local stations.