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 (October/November/December)

2 Broke Girls - The Complete Third Season Two and a Half Men - The Complete Eleventh Season WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Series Hot in Cleveland - Season Five Sgt. Bilko - The Phil Silvers Show - The Complete Series
Family Ties - The Complete Series Happy Days - The Sixth Season The Jeffersons - The Complete Series Mister Ed - The Complete Series Mork & Mindy - The Complete Series

10/07 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - Classic Christmas Episodes
10/07 - The Flying Nun - The Complete First and Second Seasons (Mill Creek)
10/07 - The Middle - The Complete Fifth Season (Warner Archive)
10/07 - The Office - The Complete Series
10/07 - The Wonders Years - Season One
10/10 - The Wonder Years - The Complete Series - Read Our Review / The Signature Edition / Seasons 1-3
10/14 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Third Season
10/14 - Two and a Half Men - The Complete Eleventh Season
10/21 - Married with Children - Seasons 5 and 6 (Mill Crek)
10/21 - The Soul Man - The Complete Second Season
10/21 - Square Pegs - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
10/28 - WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Series
11/04 - Hot in Cleveland - Season Five
11/04 - Napoleon Dynamite - The Complete Animated Series
11/04 - Sgt. Bilko (The Phil Silvers Show) - The Complete Series
11/11 - Dads - The Complete Series
11/11 - Family Ties - The Complete Series
11/11 - My Favorite Martian - Best of Collection
11/11 - Taxi - The Complete Series
11/11 - Wings - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
11/18 - King of the Hill - The Complete Seventh Season / The Complete Eighth Season
11/25 - Better Off Ted - The Complete Second Season
12/02 - Happy Days - The Sixth Season
12/09 - Barney Miller - The Complete Sixth Season
12/09 - The Jeffersons - The Complete Series
12/09 - Mister Ed - The Complete Series
12/09 - Mork & Mindy - The Fourth Season / The Complete Series
12/16 - The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis - The Final (Fourth) Season
12/23 - My Favorite Martian - Season Two - Collector's Edition
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, October 29

The Middle - "Halloween V" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
It's Halloween night, and Frankie and Mike are stunned – and a bit scared -- to learn that Brick has invited a girl over to the house just to hang with him. Meanwhile, to help supplement her college fund, Sue attempts to put together a pumpkin patch screening of the animated classic, “It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” and Axl reluctantly goes to the library to write a history paper and ironically gets locked inside after staying past closing hours.

The Goldbergs - "Family Takes Care of Beverly" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Pops accidentally starts a fire in his apartment during a Halloween party, he’s evicted and Beverly invites him to move into the Goldbergs’ home. Pops’ wild lifestyle is soon too much for the family to handle and they decide to look into other options. Meanwhile, Barry stops Erica from eating Pop Rocks candy with soda, since according to urban legend, the combination would kill her. Since he “saves” her, Barry wants something in return from Erica.

Modern Family - "Halloween 3: AwesomeLand" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Even though Halloween is Claire’s holiday, she allows Phil to take over this year so instead of her usual fright-fest theme, he decides to turn the house into AwesomeLand! Gloria picks out Princess Fiona and Shrek costumes for her and Jay but Jay decides he wants to be Prince Charming complete with a full head of gorgeous hair, and with the hair comes a new sense of confidence. Elsewhere, Cameron gets overwhelmed by the day’s activities and Mitchell has closing arguments for a huge case, and it doesn’t help that the stenographer is dressed like a spider.

black-ish - "The Prank King" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Dre fears his holiday fun will be ruined when the older kids balk at the glorious Johnson Halloween tradition of seeing who can pull the most outlandish pranks on each other.

The League - "Taco Standard Time" (FXX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Taco takes on the end of Daylight Savings Time. The guys try to help Lane (Zach Woods) during a difficult time. Andre and his cat M'Lady are on the rocks.

Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse - "Please Say Yes" (OWN, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Joseph tries to come up with a proposal idea for Leslie; he finds himself struggling with the preparation.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 27) (All times ET unless noted)

Wednesday, October 29

  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) - Watch Jon on Conan at 11pm on TBS. He will also appear with Ashton Kutcher on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Zooey Deschanel (New Girl) - Zooey performs with M. Ward on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Will Arnett (The Millers/Up All Night/Arrested Development) - Will appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Lisa Kudrow (Friends/The Comeback) - Lisa visits Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Michael J. Fox (The Michael J. Fox Show/Spin City/Family Ties and Tracy Pollan (Family Ties) - Michael and Tracy are guests on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo. Tracy also joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Justin Long (Mom/Ed) - Justin drops by The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Tone Bell (Bad Judge) - Tone is a guest on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Ashton Kutcher (Two and a Half Men/That '70s Show) - Ashton appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jennie Garth (Mystery Girls/What I Like About You) - Jennie reveals behind the scenes secrets of 90210, how she became a DIY queen and life post divorce on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Less Than Perfect/Sherri) - Sherri stops by The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 2am on BET.
  • Tyler Ritter (The McCarthys) - Tyler talks about his new comedy series The McCarthys on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Debra Messing (Will & Grace) - Debra and Rach take on their stickiest challenge yet – a grape-stomping competition - on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Kyra Sedgwick (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) - Kyra talks about Brooklyn Nine-Nine on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Soleil Moon Frye (Punky Brewster/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) - Soleil will be on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Fran Drescher (The Nanny/Happily Divorced) - Fran talks about Chicken Soup for the Soul: Find Your Inner Strength on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Nick Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Nick is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.