Friday, November 08, 2013

TV Guide's 2013 Hot List; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of November 11, 2013)

TV Guide Hot List 2013

TV Guide Magazine, America's authority on all things television, unveiled their annual Hot List issue at an exclusive VIP party at The Emerson Theater. The issue celebrates the year's hottest television shows, stars and trends. Cover stars Clark Gregg and Ming-Na Wen along with their Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. co-stars Elizabeth Henstridge, Brett Dalton, Jeph Loeb and Chloe Bennett attended the bash. Allison Janney, Anna Faris, Sharon Osbourne, Bellamy Young, Bianca Lawson, Nick Lachey and many more came out for some Hot Fun, TV Guide Magazine style. As seen on exclusive broadcast partner Entertainment Tonight's Monday, November 4 show, the 2013 TV Guide Magazine Hot List also includes:

HOT REVEAL: The Mentalist
HOT PIPES: The Voice
HOT HEAD(LESS): Sleepy Hollow
TOO HOT TO HANDLE: Scandal
RED HOT: The Americans
DEAD HOT: The Walking Dead
HOT TO TROT: Dancing With the Stars
HOT COMMODITY: Duck Dynasty
HOT RECRUIT: Emily Wickersham as Ellie Bishop in NCIS
HOT STREAK: Good Morning America
HOT SEX: Masters of Sex
HOT WIVES: The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
HOT LIST: The Blacklist
HOT FUZZ: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
HOT INTENSITY: Mariska Hargitay as Olivia Benson in Law & Order: SVU
CRAZY HOT: The Crazy Ones
HOT SCOT: Reign
EXPONENTIALLY HOT: The Big Bang Theory
HOT DISH: Andy Cohen on Watch What Happens Live
HOT UNDER THE COLLAR: Matt Bomer as Neal Caffrey in White Collar
HOT FOODIE: Adam Richman
HOT DOCS: Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary
HOT MOM-STER: Vera Farmiga as Norma Bates in Bates Motel
HOT TICKET: Veep
HOT WHEELER: Charlie Hunnam as Jax Teller in Sons of Anarchy
HOT AND HAIRY: Teen Wolf
TWICE AS HOT: Paul Wesley as Stefan/Silas in The Vampire Diaries
BLAZING HOT: The Men of Chicago Fire
HOT LINE-UP: Orange is the New Black
HOT, HOT, HOTTER: Tatiana Maslany as Sarah Manning, Alison Hendrix, Cosima Niehaus and Rachel Duncan in Orphan Black
LEGALLY HOT: Julianna Margulies and Matt Czuchry as Alicia Florrick and Cary Agos in The Good Wife
HOT GENES: Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen in Arrow and his cousin Robbie Amell as Stephen Jameson in The Tomorrow People
HOT PURSUIT: Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody in Homeland
HOTLY ANTICIPATED: Mob City, Better Call Saul and Outlander
HOT HONCHOS: Chuck Lorre, Tyler Perry and Mark Burnett
HOT WINGS: West Wing stars: Allison Janney as Bonnie in Mom, Rob Lowe as John F. Kennedy in Killing Kennedy and Bradley Whitford as Pete in Trophy Wife
HOT HOUSES: House of Cards, Alpha House and Full House
HOT FOR TEACHER: Ian Harding as Ezra Fitz in Pretty Little Liars
HOT SPELL: The Witches of Sleepy Hollow, Coven, The Witches of East End and The Originals
HOT SPOT: New Orleans, home of Ravenswood, Coven, The Originals and unnamed NCIS spinoff
HOT COUPLES: Jake Johnson and Zooey Deschanel as Nick & Jess in New Girl, Neil Patrick Harris and Cobie Smulders as Barney & Robin in How I Met Your Mother, Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Cam & Mitch in Modern Family, Darren Criss and Chris Colfer as Blaine & Kurt in Glee, David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel as Booth & Brennan in Bones, Eric Christian Olsen and Daniela Ruah as Deeks & Kensi in NCIS: LA
HOT MAMAS: Cristin Milioti as the Mother in How I Met Your Mother, Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary in Downton Abbey, Anna Faris as Christy in Mom, Malin Akerman as Kate in Trophy Wife
HOT MUSICAL CHAIRS: Late night's Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers and Jay Leno
HOT BED: Maura West and Bryan Craig as Ava Jerome and Morgan Corinthos in General Hospital
HOT SECRETS: The Talk
HOT TOT: Sofia the First HOT MESS: The Stafford Project

The TV Guide Magazine Hot List issue is available on newsstands right now.


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 Nov. 11-15, 2013, we have many current sitcom stars and past sitcom stars on TV talk shows! All times listed are Eastern. So get your DVRs (or whatever you use) ready! Ready? Here is all what you need to know for the coming week!

Monday, November 11, 2013

  • Rebel Wilson (Super Fun Night) - Watch Rebel on The Ellen DeGenres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Zooey Deschanel (New Girl) - Zooey appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Chris Elliott (Get a Life/The Weber Show) - Chris visits Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) - Jon drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Billy Crystal (Soap) - Billy is a guest on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:37am on NBC.
  • Eric André (Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - Eric stops by The Pete Holmes Show at midnight on TBS.
  • Jenny McCarthy (Two and a Half Men/Jenny) - Jenny talks about juggling both her career and motherhood on Bethenny, so check your local listings.
  • John Ratzenberger (Cheers) - John shares his enthusiasm for American ingenuity and entrepreneurism through his show, Made in America, on Home & Family at 10am on Hallmark Channel.
  • Blake McIver (Full House) - Blake will be featured on Inside Edition, so check your local listings.
  • Nia Long (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Nia appears on New York Live on WNBC at 12:30pm ET. She will also be on The Couch on WLNY 10/55 in New York between 7-9am.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
  • Michael J. Fox (The Michael J. Fox Show/Spin City/Family Ties) - Catch Michael on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Robin Williams (The Crazy Ones/Mork & Mindy) - Robin visits Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Nolan Gould, Rico Rodriguez and Aubrey Anderson-Emmons (Modern Family) - The Modern Family kids will be guests on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia is a guest on The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Rob Corddry (The Winner) - Rob appears on The Pete Holmes Show at midnight on TBS.
  • Alyssa Milano (Who's the Boss?/Romantically Challenged) - Alyssa stops by The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Whoopi Goldberg (Whoopi/Bagdad Cafe) - Whoopi will be on ABC's Good Morning America on Tuesday and Wednesday between 7-9am.
  • Nia Long (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Nia cooks a Thanksgiving classic with Clinton Kelly on The Chew on ABC at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT. She will also appear with Sanaa Lathan and the rest of the cast of The Best Man Holiday on NBC's Today between 7-9am. Finally, she will be on Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keegan on VH1 at 10am.
  • Sanaa Lathan (The Cleveland Show) - Sanaa will talk about The Best Man Holiday on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-9am.
  • Jeff Garlin and Wendi McClendon-Covery (The Goldbergs) - Jeff and Wendi will be guests on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
  • Bill Cosby (The Cosby Show/Cosby/The Bill Cosby Show) - Watch the legendary Mr. Cosby on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Chris appears on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Ray Romano (Everybody Loves Raymond) - Ray is a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kaley Cuoco (The Big Bang Theory/8 Simple Rules) - Kaley drops by The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Will Arnett (The Millers/Arrested Development) - Will appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jim Gaffigan (My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Jim visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Tim Allen (Last Man Standing/Home Improvement) - Tim is part of the guest panel on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) - Melissa stops by The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Nia Long (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - Nia and the rest of the cast of The Best Man Holiday are guests on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Nicole Ari Parker Kodjoe (Second Time Around) - Nicole and her husband debate relationship issues on Bethenny, so check your local listings.
  • James Caan (Back in the Game) - James will be a guest on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
  • John C. McGinley (Ground Floor/Scrubs) - John is a guest on Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keegan on VH1 at 10am. He will also be on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Tony Danza (Who's the Boss?/Taxi) - Tony will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
  • Casey Wilson (Happy Endings) - Catch Casey on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Craig Ferguson (The Drew Carey Show) - Craig is a guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Sarah Silverman (The Sarah Silverman Program) - Sarah stops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell (Mike & Molly) - The stars of Mike & Molly are guests on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Chris Elliott (Get a Life/The Weber Show) - Chris continues to make the rounds on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is a guest on The Pete Holmes Show at midnight on TBS.
  • Christina Applegate (Up All Night/Samantha Who?/Married with Children) - Tune in to see Christina on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Whoopi Goldberg (Whoopi/Bagdad Cafe) - Whoopi will be on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-9am.
  • Retta (Parks and Recreation) - Retta is a guest on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
Friday, November 15, 2013
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds) - Catch Connie on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Cobie Smulders (How I Met Your Mother) - Watch Cobie on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Elizabeth Berkley (Saved by the Bell) - Elizabeth is part of the guest panel on a repeat of Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Ana Gasteyer (Suburgatory) - ana appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Nia Long (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) and Sanaa Lathan (The Cleveland Show) - Nia, Sanaa and the rest of the cast of The Best Man Holiday will be on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings. Nia and Sanaa will also be on The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Chris is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, May 22

Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Kerry Washington joins “Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons,’” the live sitcom special coming from late-night host Jimmy Kimmel and television icon Norman Lear. Washington is set to play Helen Willis in the special, airing live WEDNESDAY, MAY 22 (8:00-9:31 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. This historic event will take viewers down memory lane, recreating an original episode from each of the Emmy® Award-winning series “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons.” This legendary night of television will be hosted by Lear and Kimmel, directed by 10-time Emmy winner James Burrows and produced by Sony Pictures Television.

Previously announced stars include Woody Harrelson (Archie Bunker), Marisa Tomei (Edith Bunker), Jamie Foxx (George Jefferson), Wanda Sykes (Louise Jefferson), Ellie Kemper (Gloria Stivic), Will Ferrell (Tom Willis), Justina Machado (Florence Johnston), Ike Barinholtz (Meathead), Sean Hayes (Mr. Lorenzo), Amber Stevens West (Jenny Willis Jefferson), Jovan Adepo (Lionel Jefferson), Anthony Anderson (Uncle Henry), Stephen Tobolowsky (Mr. Bentley) and Jackée Harry (Diane Stockwell).

All About "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After the star-studded live sitcom special “Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons,’” “Nightline” will take a special look at the cultural and historical significance of the two iconic series. Participants in the live sitcom special along with modern-day comedians, television stars and journalists reminisce about each show’s groundbreaking impact and legacy.“Nightline” Presents “All About ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons’” airs WEDNESDAY, MAY 22 (9:31–10:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network.

The prime-time special features interviews with “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons” creator Norman Lear; host and executive producer Jimmy Kimmel and stars Anthony Anderson, Ike Barinholtz, Jackée Harry, Ellie Kemper and Kerry Washington; comedians and actors Raven-Symoné, David Alan Grier, Lil’ Rel and John Amos; original “The Jeffersons” cast member Marla Gibbs; and journalists Deborah Roberts, Chris Connelly, Marc Lamont Hill and Joe Levy.

What We Do in the Shadows - "The Orgy" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Tensions run high as the vampires prepare to host the Biannual Vampire Orgy.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 20)

Wednesday, May 22

  • John Travolta (Welcome Back, Kotter) - Watch John and his daughter Ella Bleu on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kaitlyn Dever (Last Man Standing) - Kaitlyn appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. She also talks about Booksmart on the BUILD Series at 1pm.
  • John Lithgow (Trial & Error/Twenty Good Years/3rd Rock from the Sun) - John stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Beanie Feldstein (What We Do in the Shadows) - Beanie is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She also talks about Booksmart on the BUILD Series at 1pm.
  • Elizabeth Banks (Scrubs/30 Rock) - Elizabeth visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Bradley Whitford (Happyish/Trophy Wife) - Bradley drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Billy Ray Cyrus (Still the King) - Billy Ray appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Logan Browning (Dear White People/Meet the Browns) - Logan is a guest on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Lisa Kudrow (Friends/The Comeback/Web Therapy) - Lisa stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Tracy Pollan (Family Ties) - Tracy appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family) - Eric chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin talks about The Secret Life of Pets 2 on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 10am hour and on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Tom Hanks (Bosom Buddies) - Tom appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jenny Slate (Married/Parks and Recreation) and Patton Oswalt (A.P. Bio/The Goldbergs/The King of Queens) - Jenny and Patton talk about The Secret Life of Pets 2 on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Ed Asner (Dead to Me/Center of the Universe/Thunder Alley/The Mary Tyler Moore Show) - Ed and his son Matt are guests on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.


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03/05 - Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - The Complete Second Season (WBShop.com)
03/12 - Alice - The Complete Ninth Season (WBShop.com)
03/26 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
04/02 - Archer: Danger Island - The Complete Season Nine
04/09 - You're the Worst - The Complete Fifth Season
04/12 - Evening Shade - The Complete Collection
04/16 - The Big C - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
05/07 - Baskets - The Complete Season Three
05/13 - My Three Sons - The Third Season - Volume One
05/13 - My Three Sons - The Third Season - Volume Two
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05/28 - South Park - The Complete Twenty-Second Season (Blu-ray)
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