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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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, October 19

Superstore - "Workplace Bullying" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Tensions arise among the employees after an attempted robbery, pitting Dina (Lauren Ash) against Jonah (Ben Feldman). Meanwhile, Glenn (Mark McKinney) has a tough time firing the store security guard, and Amy (America Ferrera) discovers that her coworkers have been hanging out without her.

The Good Place - "The Trolley Problem" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Chidi (William Jackson Harper) and Eleanor (Kristen Bell) tackle a famous ethical dilemma, leading to a conflict with Michael (Ted Danson). Meanwhile, Tahani (Jameela Jamil) harbors a secret and confides in Janet (D'Arcy Carden).

Will & Grace - "Grandpa Jack" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jack (Sean Hayes) is stunned to learn that his estranged son, Elliot (guest star Michael Angarano) has a son of his own, Skip (guest star Jet Jurgensmeyer). Moreover, Skip needs the kind of help only Will (Eric McCormack) and Jack can provide. Grace (Debra Messing) and Karen (Megan Mullally) behave badly with the hot new guy at work.

Great News - "Award Show" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
For the first time in years, "The Breakdown" has been nominated for an American Journalism Award. Katie (Briga Heelan) is looking forward to spending the night as a peer with the very reporters she has admired her whole life. Fearing her mother will ruin it, Katie tries to stop Carol (Andrea Martin) from attending but is unsuccessful when Carol secures a position as a seat-filler. Katie is stuck babysitting her mom all night but gets distracted by Jeremy (guest star Reid Scott), a handsome New York Times reporter who looks down on cable news. Chuck (John Michael Higgins) is excited to reunite with all of his old anchormen friends, especially Len Archer (guest star Christopher McDonald), an idol of Chuck's who is receiving a lifetime achievement award.

Better Things - "Eulogy" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Sam demands satisfaction.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 16)

Thursday, October 19

  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock/The Tracy Morgan Show) - Catch Tracy on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Paul Shaffer (A Year at the Top) - Paul sits in with Cleto and The Cletones on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) - Jim is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Michael Keaton (Working Stiffs/All's Fair) - Michael appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Amy Landecker (Transparent) - Amy is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Carl Reinder (The Dick Van Dyke Show) - Carl appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Garcelle Beauvais (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Garcelle guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Cedric Yarbrough (Speechless/Reno 911!) - Cedric is a guest on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Angela Kinsey (Haters Back Off/Your Family or Mine/The Office) - Angela talks about the new season of her Netflix show Haters Back Off on the People Now at 8:30am.
  • Jeff Garlin (The Goldbergs/Curb Your Enthusiasm) - Jeff appears on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Henry Winkler (Happy Days/Out of Practice) - Henry is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Hayley Orrantia (The Goldbergs) - Hayley appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Joanna Garcia Swisher (Reba/Better with You) - Joanna teams up with Michael Symon in the kitchen, giving the scoop on her new show and whipping up a tasty dish on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT. She also talks about Kevin (Probably) Saves the World on the AOL Build Show at 11am.
  • Redman (Method & Red) - Redman appears on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Debra Messing and Eric McCormack (Will & Grace) - Debra and Eric are guests on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.


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