Friday, May 18, 2012

Family Ties Also Gets Marathon on GMC; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 21, 2012)


Family Ties
Earlier in this very busy week we told you about Family Ties coming to GMC beginning Monday (May 21)...and yes, that's still happening, but we have some more news now! The hit '80s sitcom will have a marathon on Sunday, May 27, 2012, part of Memorial Day Weekend! The marathon will run from 2pm-1am, so that's 22 hilarious episodes in a row for you to watch! GMC has not yet announced its plans for Memorial Day itself, so if there is of anything of note on that day marathon wise, we will let you know on our annual Memorial Day TV marathons blog post on that day. So enjoy Alex P. Keaton and the rest of the Keatons on GMC, weekdays 10-11am and a marathon on Sunday, May 27 from 2pm-1am ET! Malloryyyyyyyyyyyyy!


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 May 21-25, 2012, 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, May 21, 2012
  • Kathy Griffin (Suddenly Susan) - Watch Kathy on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 12am on ABC.
  • John Lithgow (3rd Rock From the Sun) - John appears on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:37am on NBC.
  • Miranda Cosgrove (iCarly) - Miranda is a guest on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:37am on NBC.
  • Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory/Blossom) - Mayim visits Anderson, so check your local listings.
  • Jerry Seinfeld (Seinfeld) - Jerry drops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
  • Will Smith (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Catch Will on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS. Men in Black III opens in theaters on May 25.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 12am on ABC.
  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock/The Tracy Morgan Show) - Tracy stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
  • Keke Palmer (True Jackson, VP) - Watch Keke on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie) - Edie stops by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:37am on NBC.
  • Will Smith (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Will continues to make the rounds on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
  • Ana Gasteyer (Suburgatory) - Tune in to see Ana on Anderson, so check your local listings.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
  • Johnny Galecki (The Big Bang Theory/Roseanne) - Catch Johnny on a repeat of The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Will Smith (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Will wraps up his appearances this week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:37am on NBC.
  • Kathy Griffin (Suddenly Susan) - Kathy appears on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
Friday, May 25, 2012
  • Alison Brie (Community) - Watch Alison on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Judith Light (Who's the Boss?) - Judith visits LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Matt LeBlanc (Episodes/Friends) - Matt appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (June/July/August)

Father Knows Best - Season Six Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Sixth Season Alice - The Complete Fifth Season Rhoda - Season Four Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four

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
07/04 - Superstore - Season Two
07/18 - Father Knows Best - Season Six
07/25 - Diff'ernt Strokes - The Complete Sixth Season
07/25 - Girls - The Final (Sixth) Season (Blu-ray)
08/01 - Alice - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
08/01 - Crashing - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
08/15 - Rhoda - Season Four
08/22 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four
08/29 - Will & Grace - Season One (Universal)
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, August 20

Bob's Burgers - "Ain't Miss Debatin" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
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.

The Simpsons - "Havana Wild Weekend" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When the Retirement Castle and the V.A. Hospital can’t solve Grampa’s health issues, the Simpsons decide to take a family trip to Cuba to get him cheap medical care.

Family Guy - "The Peter Principal" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Peter becomes the temporary principal at the high school, and Meg uses his new power to get even with her bullies. Meanwhile, Brian and Stewie open a bed & breakfast that quickly turns into a brothel.

The Simpsons - "Dad Behavior" (Fox, 9:00PM 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.

Family Guy - "Dearly Deported" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Chris’ Mexican girlfriend, Isabella, gets deported, he volunteers to take care of her twin babies. After learning that Isabella can’t come back to the U.S., the Griffins go to Mexico to return her children.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 14)

Friday, August 18

  • T.J. Miller (Silicon Valley/The Goodwin Games/Carpoolers) - Watch T.J. on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Billy Eichner (Difficult People) - Billy is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jane Krakowski (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/30 Rock) - Jane appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jeff Garlin (The Goldbergs/Curb Your Enthusiasm) - Jeff visits LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Jussie Smollett (On Our Own) - Jussie is a guest on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 2am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat) - Randall appears on a repeat of Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Kristen Bell (The Good Place) - Kristen is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Jason Jones (The Detour) - Jason appears on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Brandy (Moesha/The Game/Thea) - Brandy talks about Broadway's Chicago on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Demi Lovato (Sonny with a Chance) - Demi performs on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Nat Wolff (The Naked Brothers Band) - Nat talks about Leap and Home Again on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Geena Davis (Buffalo Bill/The Geena Davis Show) - Geena talks about Marjorie Prime on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.