Friday, May 02, 2014

MeTV Network's 2014 Summer of Me Schedule; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 5, 2014)

MeTV Summer of Me

Summer is officially cool when a special line-up of hip and exciting programming joins the MeTV Network schedule. Summertime begins on Monday, May 26 when MeTV presents "The Summer of Me," a fun-filled collection of fan favorites ready to entertain audiences on America's #1 all classic television network including the return of Happy Days, The Mod Squad, Bosom Buddies, The Love Boat, Get Smart, The Honeymooners, F Troop, The Odd Couple and more. Among the highlights include a "Summertime Comedy Conundrum Breakout" every weeknight from 10-11pm featuring back-to-back episodes of Get Smart on Mondays, The Honeymooners on Tuesdays, F Troop on Wednesdays, Bosom Buddies on Thursdays and The Odd Couple on Fridays. The other schedule changes include: Make Room for Daddy airing weekdays at 5:30am; The Love Boat, The Mod Squad, & The Rockford Files weekdays from 10am-1pm; back-to-back Adam-12 from 4-5pm; Happy Days at 8:30pm; and Dragnet & Adam-12 in late night at 12:30am & 1am. Weekends will stay mostly the same, but Sunday mornings will have some changes including He-Man & The Masters of the Universe at 5am, back-to-back Family Affair from 6-7am, and Leave it to Beaver from 7-9am (some stations will air E/I programming from 8-9am). Stay with us for continued updates and enjoy "The Summer of Me!"


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 5-9, 2014, 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, May 5, 2014

  • Sally Field (Gidget/The Flying Nun) - Watch Sally on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Bryan is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Brie Larson (United States of Tara/Raising Dad) - Brie stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project/The Office) - Mindy appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jenna Elfman (Growing Up Fisher/1600 Penn/Dharma & Greg) - Jenna visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She also talks about Growing Up Fisher on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Julie Bowen (Modern Family) - Julie is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Adam Pally (The Mindy Project/Happy Endings) - Adam stops by The Pete Holmes Show at midnight on TBS.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Bryan Greenberg (How to Make It in America) - Bryan will be a guest on HuffPost Live. He can be heard on The Morning Jolt with Larry Flick on SiriusXM OutQ channel 109 between 7am-11am.
  • Linda Lavin (Sean Saves the World/Alice) - Linda talks about A Short History of Decay on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave talks about his new film Neighbors on NBC's Today between 7-9am. He will also be on Big Morning Buzz Live on VH1 at 10am. He can be heard on Covino & Rich on SiriusXM Indie Radio channel 104 at 12:30pm.
  • Billy Bob Thornton (Hearts Afire) - Billy Bob is a guest on The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Florence Henderson (The Brady Bunch) - Florence plays The Dating Game on The Queen Latifah Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Jennifer Esposito (Spin City) - Jennifer talks about her new book (Way: My Journey with Celiac Disease--What Doctors Don’t Tell You and How You Can Learn to Live Again) on New York Live on WNBC at 12:30pm ET.
  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock/The Tracy Morgan Show) - Tracy can be heard on Covino & Rich on SiriusXM Indie Radio channel 104 between 12-3pm.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) - Catch Jon on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Bette Midler (Bette) - Bette is a guest on The Colbert Report at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • David Alan Grier (Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAG) - David appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Kristen Schaal (Bob's Burgers/Flight of the Conchords) - Kristen stops by The Pete Holmes Show at midnight on TBS.
  • Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother/Doogie Howser, M.D.) - Neil chats about the Broadway production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your local listings.
  • Jenna Elfman (Growing Up Fisher/1600 Penn/Dharma & Greg) - Jenna appears on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Bryan Greenberg (How to Make It in America) - Bryan talks about A Short History of Decay on NBC's Today in the 9am hour. He will also be on Big Morning Buzz Live on VH1 at 10am. He can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Tia Mowry-Hardrict (Instant Mom/The Game/Sister, Sister) - Tia is a guest on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Swoosie Kurtz (Mike & Molly/Love, Sidney) - Swoosie talks about Mike & Molly and her new book (Part Swan, Part Goose: An Uncommon Memoir of Womanhood, Work, and Family) on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Clark Gregg (The New Adventures of Old Christine) - Clark appears on The Queen Latifah Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations. He will also be on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory/Blossom and Melissa Rauch (The Big Bang Theory) - Mayim and Melissa will be guests on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jason Priestley (Call Me Fitz) - Jason talks about his new book (Jason Priestley: A Memoir) on ABC's Good Morning America between 7-9am. He also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Charles Esten (The Crew/The Office) - Charles joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo is a guest on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
  • Sarah Jessica Parker (Sex and the City/Square Pegs) - Watch Sarah on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jenny McCarthy (Two and a Half Men/Jenny) - Jenny chats about her new book (Stirring the Pot: My Recipe for Getting What You Want Out of Life) on ABC's Good Morning America between 7-9am. She will also be on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Charles Esten (The Crew/The Office) - Charles and the men of Nashville can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Debi Mazar (Entourage) - Debi can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is part of the guest panel on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Eli Baker (Growing Up Fisher) - Eli talks about Growing Up Fisher on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • George Lopez (Saint George/George Lopez) - George is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Bill Cosby (The Cosby Show/Cosby/The Bill Cosby Show) - Bill appears on The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sarah Gilbert (Bad Teacher/The Big Bang Theory/Roseanne) - Sarah visits The Queen Latifah Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Jason Priestley (Call Me Fitz) - Jason talks about his new book (Jason Priestley: A Memoir) on New York Live on WNBC at 12:30pm ET.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) - Jon chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • David Alan Grier (Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAG) - David will be on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-10am. He will also be on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Hey Dude Cast - The cast of Hey Dude will reunite on HuffPost Live.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
  • Lisa Kudrow (Web Therapy/The Comeback/Friends) - Catch Lisa on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturbed) - Dave is part of the guest panel on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Jason Priestley (Call Me Fitz) - Jason appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds) - Connie visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ellie Kemper (The Office) - Ellie stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about her new film Moms' Night Out on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Bonnie Somervile (Kitchen Confidential/In-Laws) - Bonnie discusses her new Hallmark Channel original movie Mom's Day Away on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Jenny McCarthy (Two and a Half Men/Jenny) - Jenny joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Sheryl Lee Ralph (Instant Mom/It's a Living) - Sheryl will be on The Couch on WLNY 10/55 in New York between 7-9am.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael is a guest on ABC's Good Morning America between 7-9am.
  • David Alan Grier (Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAGO - David appears on Big Morning Buzz Live on VH1 at 10am.
Friday, May 9, 2014
  • Mila Kunis (That '70s Show/Family Guy) - Watch Mila on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • David Koechner (The Office) - David appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia shares behind-the-scenes stories from her new film Moms' Night Out on Katie, so check your local listings.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Swoosie Kurtz (Mike & Molly/Love, Sidney) - Swoosie talks about her new book (Part Swan, Part Goose: An Uncommon Memoir of Womanhood, Work, and Family) on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Bette Midler (Bette) - Bette chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Alan Alda (M*A*S*H) - Alan will be on HuffPost Live.
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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)
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, August 23

The Goldbergs - "O Captain! My Captain!" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Beverly substitutes for Barry’s chemistry class in hopes to inspire students in the same way as Mr. Keating from “Dead Poets Society,” much to Barry’s embarrassment. When Beverly refuses to give Barry special treatment, Murray pushes Barry to work hard and prove to her that he can get a good grade.

Speechless - "C-H-- CHEATER!" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Maya and Kenneth work together to hold JJ accountable for his academic future when he cheats on an exam at school. Meanwhile, Ray gets into a get-rich scheme; but when Jimmy bails him out and teaches him an important lesson, Ray’s motivation to make fast money is revealed.

Modern Family - "Pig Moon Rising" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
During a quick workout session in the garage, Mitchell accidentally knocks over an urn filled with the ashes of Cam’s beloved pet pig Lilly. He quickly attempts to cover up his blunder and devises an appropriate cover-up. Hoping to catch Mitchell in his lie, Cam makes up a tall tale to trap him, but his own lie soon becomes a little too big to manage.

American Housewife - "The Otto Motto" (ABC, 9:30PM 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.

Modern Family - "Do It Yourself" (ABC, 10:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Feeling empowered after his successful do-it-yourself project, Phil convinces Jay to co-invest in a property he has always wanted to develop. Meanwhile, Claire’s new obsession with a TV chef and her new love of cooking Sunday dinners hasn’t been as tasty as she thinks. Haley is the family’s only hope to add a little spice to the situation. At the Pritchett-Tucker house, Cam and Mitchell see that the family is too reliant on technology, so they attempt to teach Lily the importance of hard work, which ends disastrously. Back at the Pritchett’s, Jay feels replaced when he sees Gloria has hired Coach Gary (Payton Manning) to coach Joe and serve as a handy man.

The Goldbergs - "Recipe for Death II: Kiss the Cook" (ABC, 10:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After learning of Murray’s love of action movies, Adam uses the moment to garner the courage to ask his dad for money to film his own action film. But the production goes from bad to worse when Barry goes missing for playing the lead, and an unlikely replacement steps in. Meanwhile, Erica takes Beverly to go clothes shopping. When a situation at the hip store goes awry, Erica decides to make her own version of the popular outfit she wants –using Beverly’s own sweaters.

Marlon - "Boys Only Want One Thing" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Marlon (Marlon Wayans) struggles to come to terms with his daughter bringing home a boy for the first time. Yvette (Bresha Webb) uses Stevie (Diallo Riddle) to get great seats to a Beyoncé concert.

Marlon - "Exes With Benefits" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Marlon (Marlon Wayans) and Ashley (Essence Atkins) contemplate whether to have no strings attached 'ex-sex.'

Swedish Dicks - (Pop, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Porn actress Taylor Slow asks the guys to find her stalker; Sarah asks her father to check out her new boyfriend, Steve; Ingmar is sure he'll find some dirt on Steve; Axel infiltrates Jane McKinney's agency.

Younger - "The Incident at Pound Ridge" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Sparks fly at the annual Empirical Publishing picnic. Liza finds herself caught between Josh and Charles.

Odd Mom Out - "Weber M.D." (Bravo, 9:30PM ET/PT)
By day, Jill shoots Brooke's new line of Von Weber wares, and by night, she and Vanessa investigate a rash of infections plaguing the Upper ``Yeast'' Side; Candace seeks answers for why she keeps getting called ``Candy Ass.''

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 21)

Wednesday, August 23

  • David Alan Grier (The Carmichael Show/Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAG) - Watch David on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Gillian Jacobs (Love/Community) - Gillian appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kelly Ripa (Hope & Faith) - Kelly is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Fred Savage (The Grinder/Working/The Wonder Years) - Fred appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Kathryn Hahn (I Love Dick/Happyish/Transparent) - Kathryn is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kathy Bates (Disjointed) - Kathy stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jessica Capshaw (Odd Man Out) - Jessica guest co-hosts a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna appears on a repeat of Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Nicole Ari Parker (Second Time Around) - Nicole is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Marlon Wayans (Marlon/The Wayans Bros.) - Marlon discusses his new NBC show Marlon on People Now at 8:30am.
  • John Lithgow (Trial & Error/Twenty Goods Years/3rd Rock from the Sun) - John joins Clinton to create a classic carnival treat in the kitchen on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Fran Drescher (Happily Divorced/Living with Fran/The Nanny) - Fran talks about reducing your cancer risk and see her own anti-cancer regimen on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tamera Mowry (Sister, Sister/Roommates) - Tamera is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • James Van Der Beek (What Would Diplo Do?/Friends with Better Lives/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - James appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Josh Henderson (One on One) - Josh is a guest on a repet of Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.