Wednesday, May 14, 2014

CBS Upfront 2014-15: Fall 2014 Schedule; Brady Bunch Convention in August

CBS 2014-15

Fall 2014

8:00PM The Big Bang Theory / 2 Broke Girls (later in the season)
8:30PM Mom 
9:00PM Scorpion (NEW!)
10:00PM NCIS: Los Angeles

9:00PM NCIS: New Orleans (NEW!)
10:00PM Person of Interest

8:00PM Survivor
9:00PM Criminal Minds
10:00PM Stalker (NEW!)

8:00PM NFL Thursday Night Football (Sept. 11-Oct. 23) / The Big Bang Theory (as of Oct. 30)
8:30PM The Millers (as of Oct. 30)
9:00PM Two and a Half Men (as of Oct. 30)
9:30PM The McCarthys (NEW!) (as of Oct. 30)
10:00PM Elementary (as of Oct. 30)

8:00PM The Amazing Race
9:00PM Hawaii Five-0
10:00PM Blue Bloods

8:00PM Crimetime Saturday (encores)
9:00PM Crimetime Saturday (encores)
10:00PM 48 Hours

7:00PM 60 Minutes
8:00PM Madam Secretary (NEW!
9:00PM The Good Wife
10:00PM CSI: Crime Scene Investigation / CSI: Cyber (NEW!) (later in the season)

Unscheduled Mid-Season 2015:
COMEDY: The Odd Couple (NEW), Mike & Molly (returning)
DRAMA: Battle Creek (NEW), CSI: Cyber (NEW), The Mentalist (returning)
REALITY: Undercover Boss

NOTES: NFL Thursday Night Football kicks off on CBS on September 11. The Big Bang Theory launches on Mondays before moving back to Thursdays on October 30. The regular CBS Thursday night lineup begins October 30. 2 Broke Girls returns to Mondays at 8pm when The Big Bang Theory moves to Thursdays. This will be the final season of Two and a Half Men. CSI: Cyber will take over the slot on Sundays when CSI: Crime Scene Investigation completes its original run of episodes.

Discuss CBS's 2014-15 line-up and view the full press release.

The Brady Bunch Convention

The Brady Convention is coming this summer! It is being hosted by the ladies brought you The Davy Jones Memorial/Convention in March 2013 and The Official Monkees 2014 Convention. Now another event will occur, this time celebrating 40 years since The Brady Bunch left the air but never left our TV sets or hearts. This year we also celebrate the 20th anniversary of The Brady Bunch Movie as well. America's #1 family will be together again in 2014. It will be held Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 and Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014 in NJ. It will be a weekend of Brady's joining us from the TV show, the TV specials and the Brady Bunch Movie. PLUS there will be guests from the most memorable shows. Expect autographs, meet and greets, as well as Barry Williams doing his Brady Show featuring all of your favorite Brady Songs, contests, trivia, music, comedy and so much more. This looks like it will be the BIGGEST reunion of all time. And that's the story! Guests include Barry Williams, Geri Reischl, Caryn Richman, Hope Schwartz Juber, Lloyd Schwartz, Christopher Knight, Jerry Houser, Olivia Hack Stewart, Paul Sutera, Susan Olsen, Debbi Storm, Robbie Rist, Jennifer Elise Cox, Mike Lookinland, Jennifer Runyon, Karen Leigh Baldwin (Karen Reed), and Henriette Mantel. View the official website for more details and ticket information.

New on DVD/Blu-ray (September)

The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season Modern Family - The Complete Season 7

09/06 - Coach - Season One (Mill Creek) / Season Two / Seasons One and Two
09/06 - South Park - The Complete Ninteenth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season
09/20 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season
09/20 - Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season
09/20 - Modern Family - The Complete Season 7
09/20 - Veep - Season 5
09/27 - The Wonder Years - Season Six
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest

Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, October 26

The Goldbergs - "Stefan King" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Adam’s love of Stephen King inspires him to try his hand at horror writing. After learning the monster in Adam’s story is based off Beverly, she forces Adam to stay in on Halloween and rewrite it, hoping he depicts her as a better mother.  Meanwhile, Erica is desperate to find a date to the costume dance and forces Barry go with her.

Speechless - "H-A-L-- HALLOWEEN" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Jimmy is upset the kids no longer want to participate in the family tradition of dressing up for Halloween. Maya tries to cheer up Jimmy by allowing him to do things he loves by taking things off the family “Dead to Me” list. Meanwhile, Ray recruits Dylan to help work the school’s haunted mansion while Kenneth is scared of losing his job when JJ gets drunk at a party.  Even though Maya is furious, she is thrilled to see JJ having a “normal” life.

Modern Family - "Halloween 4: The Revenge of Rod Skyhook" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Luke’s Halloween party isn’t the monster bash he dreamed of and is at risk of having the worst party of the year. Sensing trouble, the rest of the Dunphy’s realize all his party needs is a visit from Rod Skyhook, a little promotion and some adult supervision to get it started. Meanwhile at the Tucker-Pritchett home, Cam faces off with his Halloween nemesis while Lily and Mitchell try to save the day and work to keep him from going to the darkside. Finally, when Jay finds out that Manny is going to a party at the home of an old enemy, he enlists him to deliver a trick he will never forget.

black-ish - "The Purge" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After Junior embarrasses Dre during a basketball game, Dre decides to remind Junior of his master pranking skills so he’ll never challenge him again. Meanwhile, the neighborhood participates in a “mischief night” during Halloween where petty crimes become legal, and Ruby takes it too far with the kids.

Younger - "P Is for Pancake" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Kelsey dates a seemingly perfect guy, but Liza and Lauren think it’s too soon. At a party of doctors, Josh puts his relationship with Liza under the microscope.

Impastor - "Sins of the Past-or Part 2" (TV Land, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Dora’s and Alexa’s lives are both in jeopardy and Buddy must choose which one to save. Russell and Dora have a falling out. Schmidt is robbed.

You're the Worst - "The Seventh Layer" (FXX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Vernon and Paul take a road trip.

Complete TV Listings

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 24)

Wednesday, October 26

  • Joel McHale (The Great Indoors/Community) - Watch Joel on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Abbi Jacobson (Broad City) - Abbi visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. She will also be on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Colin Hanks (Life in Pieces) - Colin appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Colton Dunn (Superstore), Lauren Ash (Superstore/Super Fun Night and Nico Santos (Superstore) - Colton, Lauren and Nico are guests on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Elijah Wood (Wilfred) - Elijah stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Will Forte (The Last Man on Earth) - Will is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Donald Glover (Atlanta/Community) - Donald appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ken Jeong (Dr. Ken/Community) - See what happens when Dr. Oz visits the set of Dr. Ken on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • John Lithgow (3rd Rock from the Sun/Twenty Good Years) - John talks about The Crown on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Boris Kodjoe (The Last Man on Earth/Second Time Around) - Boris joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Issa Rae (Insecure) - Issa is a guest on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Colin Hanks (Life in Pieces) - Colin talks about Life in Pieces on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory/Blossom) - Mayim is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Marisa Tomei (A Different World) - Marisa appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine/Are We There Yet?/Everybody Hates Chris) - Terry is a guest on Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Betsy Brandt (Life in Pieces/The Michael J. Fox Show) - Betsy talks about Life in PieceS on the AOL Build Show at 12pm.