Friday, October 21, 2011

The Wayans Bros. and 227 Get Marathons on Centric; Sitcom Stars On Talk Shows (Week of October 24, 2011)



The Wayans Bros. Cast 227 Cast

The two newest acquisitions on BET's spin-off network Centric will be getting marathon play the next two weekends! The sitcoms would be The Wayans Bros. and 227. Both sitcoms joined the line-up earlier this month, as we mentioned. The Wayans Bros. will get a welcome marathon this weekend (Oct. 22-23). On Saturday the marathon will run from 12pm-10pm and more from 11pm-2am. Then on Sunday the marathon will encore from 9am-9pm with nearly all of the episodes from Saturday airing. As for 227, that marathon will air next weekend (Oct. 29-30), child. It is a marathon of all season one episodes, with the first 14 airing on Saturday from 11am-6pm. The first 14 will encore the next day from 9am-4pm, before the remaining first season episodes air from 4pm-8pm. That may be Halloween weekend, but you can all dress up like Sandra!
The Wayans Bros. regularly airs on Centric weekdays from 1-2pm & 11pm-12am, while 227 has morning play from 11am-12pm. Stay with us for continued updates on these sitcoms and Centric.


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, so this is for all sitcom fans of all eras!
For the week of October 24-28, 2011, we have many current sitcom stars and past sitcom stars on TV talk shows! All times listed are Eastern. So get your DVR's (or whatever you use) ready! Ready? Here is all what you need to know for the coming week!

Monday, October 24, 2011
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Watch Bryan on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Kat Dennings (2 Broke Girls) - Kat appears on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family) - Eric stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace) - Sean is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
  • Don Rickles (C.P.O. Sharkey/Daddy Dearest) - Catch Mr. Warmth on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Alan Alda (M*A*S*H) - Alan drops by The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Téa Leoni (The Naked Truth) - Téa appears on LIVE! with Regis & Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Bob Newhart (The Bob Newhart Show/Newhart) - Bob visits The Rosie Show at 7pm on OWN.
  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock) - Tracy stops by The Rosie Show at 7pm on OWN.
  • Christina Applegate (Up All Night/Samantha Who?/Married with Children) - Christina talks about Up All Night on Today on NBC between 7-9am.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
  • Paul Scheer (The League) - Watch Paul on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jane Levy (Suburgatory) - The breakout star of Suburgatory appears on ABC's Good Morning America between 7-9am, then chats with the ladies of The View at 11am ET/10am CT/PT, and finally appears on The Chew on ABC at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT. How great would it be to see Amy Davidson on Suburgatory?
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Tune in to see Patricia on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Ana Gasteyer (Suburgatory) - Ana is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
Thursday, October 27, 2011
  • Chris D'Elia (Whitney) - Catch Chris on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Kunal Nayyar (The Big Bang Theory) - Kunal visits the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Judith Light (Who's the Boss?) - Judith stops by The Gayle King Show at 10am on OWN.
  • Danny DeVito (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia/Taxi) - Danny appears on Today on NBC between 7-9am.
Friday, October 28, 2011
  • Olivia Munn (Perfect Couples) - Watch Olivia on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo appears on Today on NBC between 7-9a.
  • Chris D'Elia (Whitney) - Chris stops by Today on NBC between 9-10am.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (January)

The Cosby Show - Seasons 5 & 6 (Mill Creek) Married with Children - Seasons 7 and 8 (Mill Creek) The Facts of Life - The Complete Series Welcome Back, Kotter - The Complete Second Season

01/06 - The Cosby Show - Season 5 (Mill Creek)
01/06 - The Cosby Show - Season 6 (Mill Creek)
01/06 - The Cosby Show - Seasons 5 & 6 (Mill Creek)
01/06 - Girls - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
01/06 - Married with Children - Season Seven (Mill Creek)
01/06 - Married with Children - Season Eight (Mill Creek)
01/06 - Married with Children - Seasons Seven and Eight (Mill Creek)
01/13 - The Big House - The Complete Series
01/13 - Episodes - The Third Season
01/13 - The Facts of Life - The Complete Series (Shout! Factory
01/20 - Welcome Back, Kotter - The Complete Second Season
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, January 25

The Middle - "Death After Brunch" and "It's All in the Executions" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
"Death After Brunch" - Thinking about being in a relationship, Isabella wants Galavant to try to impress her parents with attentive small talk, but he’s confident that breaking everyone out of prison will impress them and save them from certain death. Galavant gets his opportunity for a hero moment when King Richard challenges his brother to a duel and needs a champion to fight for him.

"It's All in the Executions" - Galavant enlists King Richard in a plot to kill Kingsley before the duel… but ends with a drunken whimper. Will Gareth kill King Richard in the duel? Will Galavant rescue everyone? Will Madalena find a new “boy toy?” The answers are very different from what you expect.

Mulaney - "Power Moves" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT)
John takes Lou’s advice about how to gain the upper hand with his roommates. Meanwhile, Motif shows Jane how to get her new cat to like her.

The Simpsons - "Blazed and Confused" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Bart faces a tough test at school when he gets a new teacher, Mr. Lassen (guest voice Willem Dafoe), who vows to crush his spirit .

The Simpsons - "The Musk Who Fell to Earth" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When inventor Elon Musk lands in Springfield, he and Homer become fast friends and revolutionize the town’s nuclear plant. But when Musk goes overboard and Mr. Burns wants him removed, Homer must figure out a way to break up with him.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Defense Rests" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Sophia’s (guest star Eva Longoria) job gets in the way of her relationship with Jake, Jake tries to smooth things over with her boss (guest star Chris Parnell). Meanwhile, Wuntch (guest star Kyra Sedgwick) needs Holt’s help for a job recommendation.

Family Guy - "This Little Piggy" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Meg is thrilled to be recruited as a model, but it turns out to be for a very specific type of modeling: the foot-fetish industry. Meanwhile, Brian accompanies Stewie on an open-road adventure when Stewie decides he wants to experience life outside of preschool.

Bob's Burgers - "Late Afternoon in the Garden of Bob and Louise" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
In order to become an accepted member of the Community Garden, Bob must make a deal that results in giving Louise's enemy a job at the restaurant. Father and daughter are at odds and a choice must be made.

Austin & Ally - "Mattress Stores & Music Factories" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Drifting Austin has to work in his parents' mattress store; Ally struggles to keep up with music students; Trish and Dez try to help.

K.C. Undercover - "My Sister From Another Mother...Board" (Disney Channel, 8:30PM ET/PT)
K.C. insists that her smart but clumsy brother is ready for the spy world; Craig and Kira introduce a robot disguised as a 10-year-old.

Liv and Maddie - "Upcycle-a-Rooney" (Disney Channel, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Maddie loses her twin charm bracelet; when Liv tries to make her feel guilty, Maddie teaches her a lesson; Parker gets a new older brother and Joey is not pleased.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of January 26) (All times ET unless noted)

Monday, January 26

  • Louis CK (Louie) - Watch Louis on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Martin Short (Mulaney/The Martin Short Show) - Martin appears on The Late Late Show at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Tony Danza (Taxi/Who's the Boss?) - Tony is a guest on The Late Late Show at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Alan Alda (M*A*S*H) - Alan visits The Late Late Show at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Maya Rudolph (Up All Night) - Maya appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Ken Marino (Marry Me/Party Down), John Gemberling (Broad City/Marry Me) and Tymberlee Hill (Marry Me/The Hotwives of Orlando) - Ken, John and Tymberlee are guests on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Amanda Peet (Togetherness/Bent) - Amanda stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin chats on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Olivia Munn (Perfect Couples) - Olivia appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Bob Saget (Full House/How I Met Your Mother) - Bob is a guest on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 3am on BET.
  • Holly Robinson Peete (Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/For Your Love) - Holly visits The Real, so check your local listings. She also guest-hosts Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Mary Steenburgen (The Last Man on Earth/Ink) - Mary appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Mario Lopez (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The New Class) - Mario and his wife Courtney are guests on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-10am.
  • NeNe Leakes (The New Normal - NeNe talks about the highlights of the SAG Awards on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.