Friday, November 02, 2012

This TV Adds Green Acres; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of November 5, 2012)

Green Acres

This TV quietly added Green Acres to their schedule yesterday morning. The first two episodes of the series, "Oliver Buys a Farm" and "Lisa's First Day on the Farm", aired at 5-6am. It will air weekdays at 5-6am and weekends at 7-8am. The 7am weekend airing will occasionally be pre-empted when they have a longer movie on the schedule. Check their show page for any additional airings. Green Acres last aired on MeTV earlier this year from June 20 to September 1 as part of their "Summer of Me" block.

Highway Patrol, Sea Hunt, Bat Masterson (which was airing on Sundays at 7am) and The Outer Limits (1963) have been taken off the lineup. The first three of those classic series were produced by Ziv Television Programs. As we mentioned back in September, This TV also airs The Patty Duke Show and Mister Ed. In addition to its regular 6am timeslot, The Patty Duke Show will receive additional airings some weekdays and weekends at 4am. Mister Ed will air some weekdays and weekends at 4:30am plus their regular 6:30am timeslot. Stargate SG-1 remains on Sundays at 9pm and 10pm. The rest of their schedule includes animated series from the Cookie Jar Toons archive like Inspector Gagdget, Hurricanes, Action Man, Metajets, and Sabrina, the Animated Series. Movies or E/I programming fill out the rest of their lineup.

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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 November 5-9, 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, November 5, 2012

  • Simon Helberg (The Big Bang Theory) - Watch Simon on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Katey Sagal (Married with Children/8 Simple Rules) - Katey drops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Ellen Barkin (The New Normal) - Ellen is a guest on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Sarah Silverman (The Sarah Silverman Program) - Sarah appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Brian Austin Green (Wedding Band) - Brian stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Julie Bowen (Modern Family) - Julie visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
  • Peter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie) - Peter is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
  • Danica McKellar (The Wonder Years) - Danica talks about her latest book on Marie on Hallmark Channel at 12pm ET/PT.
  • Krysten Ritter (Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - Krysten appears on Anderson Live, so check your local listings.
  • Jay Mohr (Gary Unmarried/Action) - Jay visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
  • Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project/The Office) - Watch Mindy on Conan at 11pm on TBS. She also appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar (The Big Bang Theory) - Simon and Kunal are guests on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Kelly Ripa (Hope & Faith and Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Kelly and Michael appear on Katie, so check your local listings.
  • Garret Dillahunt (Raising Hope) - Garret talks about working with Cloris Leachman on Marie on Hallmark Channel at 12pm ET/PT.
  • Keke Palmer (True Jackson, VP) - Keke guest co-hosts Anderson Live on Tuesday and Thursday, so check your local listings.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
  • John Goodman (Roseanne) - Watch John on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 12am on ABC.
  • Eliza Coupe (Happy Endings/Scrubs) - Eliza appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Peri Gilpin (Frasier) - Peri visits The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Josh Peck (Drake & Josh) - Josh stops by LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Fran Drescher (Happily Divorced/The Nanny) - Fran chats on Marie on Hallmark Channel at 12pm ET/PT.
  • Alicia Silverstone (Suburgatory) - Alicia appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Michael J. Fox (Family Ties/Spin City) - Michael is a guest on Katie, so check your local listings.
Thursday, November 8, 2012
  • Robin Williams (Mork & Mindy) - Catch Robin on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Sally Field (Gidget/The Flying Nun) - Sally visits The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Kirstie Alley (Cheers/Veronica's Closet) - Kirstie drops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 12am on ABC.
  • Brian Austin Green (Wedding Band) - Brian talks about his TV new series, Wedding Band, on The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Debi Mazar (Entourage) - Debi chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Steve Harvey (The Steve Harvey Show) - Steve is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Miley Cyrus (Hannah Montana) - Tune in to see Miley on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
Friday, November 9, 2012
  • Matthew Perry (Go On/Mr. Sunshine/Friends) - Watch Matthew on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • T.J. Miller (Carpoolers) - T.J. drops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kirstie Alley (Cheers/Veronica's Closet) - Kirstie continues to make the rounds on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
  • David Alan Basche (The Exes/Oh, Grow Up/Three Sisters) - David is a guest on Marie on Hallmark Channel at 12pm ET/PT.
  • Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man/The Steve Harvey Show) - Cedric stops by Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (March/April)

The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five

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 - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Season Two
03/21 - Master of None - Season One
04/04 - Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season
04/11 - Father Knows Best - Season Five
04/11 - Schitt's Creek - The Complete Third Season
04/11 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
04/11 - Veep - The Complete Fifth Season
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Tuesday, April 25

The Middle - "Trip and Fall" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Trashy neighbor Rita Glossner (Brooke Shields) talks an apprehensive Frankie into taking a road trip to an unknown destination; Mike takes an embarrassing fall at the quarry and has to deal with even more embarrassment when OSHA is called in to investigate; and Sue attempts to convince Axl to end his estrangement with the family after learning their true feelings about April.

American Housewife - "The Otto Motto" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Taylor keeps quitting school activities, Greg says that Katie, quite the quitter herself, sets a poor example. He challenges her to finally learn French after quitting lessons so long ago, so she reluctantly enrolls in a college class.

Speechless - "S-I-- SICK D-A-- DAY" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Maya gets sick, Jimmy is forced to be the mom of the house, and Dylan becomes Kenneth’s replacement for JJ when Kenneth also gets sick. Jimmy ends up doing well with Maya’s normal duties, but he tries to keep it from her to avoid her feeling bad. Meanwhile, JJ protects Dylan from a boy she’s interested in. And despite its illness, the family bands together and pulls an all-nighter to finish Ray’s school project.

Imaginary Mary - "In a World Where Worlds Collide" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Alice freaks out when her friends want to meet Ben. But when an outing with everyone goes surprisingly well, Alice wants to meet Ben’s friends. However, Ben is hesitant but devises a plan that will impress Alice; but later, he makes a surprising admission.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "The Last Ride" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
In what could be their last case as partners, Jake and Charles go to great extremes to apprehend a local bike thief. Terry shockingly isn’t in the lead for “Mr. Nine-Nine” (the detective who has solved the most cases), leaving Rosa determined to boost his ego. Meanwhile, Amy spends some precious time with Holt.

The Mick - "The Implant" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Sabrina tells Mickey she wants to augment her figure, so Mickey decides the best way to dissuade her from doing so is to do a test-run in public. Meanwhile, Jimmy takes Chip and Ben to a baseball game to teach them how to be more masculine.

Great News - "Pilot" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Katie (Briga Heelan), a frustrated cable news producer, is horrified when her mom, Carol (Andrea Martin), gets an internship at "The Breakdown." Despite Katie's best efforts, Carol is instantly beloved by the entire office, including blowhard veteran anchor Chuck (John Michael Higgins). But when Katie hits a roadblock while producing a big story, she realizes that maybe having a mom at work isn't such a bad thing.

Great News - "Bear Attack" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Katie (Briga Heelan) tries to set workplace boundaries with Carol (Andrea Martin), but when a big story about an escaped bear lands in her lap, her mom can't help but meddle. Meanwhile, Greg (Adam Campbell) tries to get Chuck (John Michael Higgins) and Portia (Nicole Richie) to do a little friendly banter at the end of the show.

The Detour - "The Mule" (TBS, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Robin and Nate live out their action movie fantasies as they make their way to the kids, who are actually doing fine without them.

The Detour - "The Ass" (TBS, 10:30PM ET/PT)
The family reunites, but this time Robin makes a huge mistake.

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Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 24)

Tuesday, April 25

  • Amanda Peet (Brockmire/Togetherness/Bent) - Catch Amanda on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC. She also appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Patton Oswalt (The Goldbergs/The King of Queens) - Patton stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Kal Penn (We Are Men/How I Met Your Mother) - Kal is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Sanaa Lathan (Family Guy/The Cleveland Show/LateLine) - Sanaa stops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Reid Scott (Veep/My Boys) - Reid visits Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Arden Myrin (Working) - Arden appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Hank Azaria (Brockmire/The Simpsons/Free Agents) - Hank is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Andrea Martin (Difficult People/Working the Engels) - Andrea visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • John Leguizamo (The Brothers Garcia) - John guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Patti LaBelle (Out All Night) - Patti will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Andrea Martin (Great News/Difficult People/Working the Engels) - Andrea talks about Good News on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 10am hour.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso will be on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Jason Jones (The Detour) - Jason talks about The Detour on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Ross Lynch (Austin & Ally) - Ross opens up about his new movie My Friend Dahmer on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Tim Daly (Wings) - Tim is a guest on the AOL Build Show at 11am.
  • Peter Engel (Producer of Saved by the Bell/California Dreams/Hang Time) - Peter dishes about his new memoir I Was Saved by the Bell on the The Wendy Williams Show at 2am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Trial & Error/Less Than Perfect/Sherri) - Sherri is a guest on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Danny DeVito (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia/Taxi) - Danny appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.