Friday, August 01, 2014

Nick Picks Up High School Comedy; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 4, 2014)

100 Things to Do Before High School

Continuing to build on its pipeline of creator-driven, comedy-focused content, Nickelodeon announced a 26-episode order of 100 Things to Do Before High School, a new live-action comedy series from Big Time Rush creator and executive producer Scott Fellows. The half-hour, single-camera series follows three best friends as they navigate the highs and lows of middle school, with the help of a bucket list of adventures that help them overcome class cliques, terrifying bullies and clueless teachers. The series will begin production this fall in Los Angeles. 100 Things to Do Before High School will join Nick's robust, live-action slate that features recently announced series Henry Danger, which follows a 13-year-old boy who lands a part-time job as the sidekick-in-training to a superhero; Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn, centering on the Harper quadruplets who have only two things in common -- their parents and their birthday; and Bella and the Bulldogs which follows a perky head cheerleader whose life in Texas takes an unexpected twist when she becomes the new quarterback for her school team. Henry Danger and Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn will premiere this September.


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 August 4-8, 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!

Sunday, August 3, 2014

    Brandy (The Game/Moesha) - Brandy will be featured on Oprah: Where Are They Now? at 9pm ET/PT on OWN.
Monday, August 4, 2014
  • Damon Wayans, Jr. (New Girl/Happy Endings) and Jake Johnson (New Girl) - Watch the stars of Let's Be Cops on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Josh Meyers (That '70s Show) - Josh visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Leah Remini (The King of Queens/Family Tools) - Leah is part of the guest panel on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Keke Palmer (True Jackson, VP) - Keke stops by The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Ryan Stiles (The Drew Carey Show) - Ryan appears on a repeat of The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family) - Eric is a guest on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • McKaley Miller (Partners) - McKaley visits The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 3am on BET.
  • Matt Walsh (Veep) - Matt talks about his new film Into the Storm on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET. He will also be on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Julie Bowen (Modern Family) - Julie is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
  • Ted Danson (Cheers/Becker) - Catch Ted on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Mary Lynn Rajskub (How to Be a Gentleman) - Mary visits on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • J.B. Smoove (The Millers/Bent) - J.B. appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Sofia Vergara (Modern Family/Hot Properties/The Knights of Prosperity) - Sofia is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT. She also talks about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Laura Prepon (That '70s Show/Are You There, Chelsea?) - Laura joins the Chew Crew on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Roseanne Barr (Roseanne) - Roseanne drops by The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Tony Danza (Who's the Boss?/Taxi) - Tony will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Andrew Rannells (Girls/The New Normal) - Andrew makes bacon, beer and Worcestershire onion soup on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Don Cheadle (The Golden Palace) - Don appears on a repeat of The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham (Playing House/Best Friends Forever) - Jessica and Lennon are guests on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 3am on BET.
  • Mark Feuerstein (Good Morning, Miami) - Mark is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Mark Duplass (The League) - Mark stops by SI Now at 1pm.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Watch Megan on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Kelsey Grammer (Partners/Frasier/Cheers) - Kelsey appears on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ron Funches (Undateable) - Ron is part of the guest panel on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Lizzy Caplan (The Class/Party Down) - Lizzy visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Mark-Paul is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo. He will also be on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings. Mark-Paul and Breckin Meyer talk about Franklin & Bash on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Kirstie Alley (Kirstie/Veronica's Closet/Cheers) - Kirstie is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Wendi McClendon-Covery (The Goldbergs/Rules of Engagement) - Tune in to see Wendi on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jaime Pressly (Jennifer Falls/My Name Is Earl) - Jaime stops by The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Malcolm-Jamal Warner (The Cosby/Malcolm-Jamal Warner) - Malcolm-Jamal will be a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
  • Will Arnett (The Millers/Up All Night/Arrested Development) - Catch Will on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He also talks about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Jason Segel (How I Met Your Mother) - Jason appears on a repeat of The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Breckin Meyer (Married to the Kellys/Inside Schwartz) - Breckin is a guest on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Giovanni Ribisi (Dads/My Two Dads) - Giovanni appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan continues to make the rounds on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Nia Long (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/The Cleveland Show) - Tune in to see Nia on a repeat of The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine/Are We There Yet?/Everybody Hates Chris) - Terry appears on a repeat of The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Wendi McClendon-Covey (The Goldbergs/Rules of Engagement) - Wendi is a guest on a repeat of The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Pamela Anderson (Stacked) - Pamela appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Patrick Duffy (Step by Step/Welcome to Sweden) - Patrick chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Judy Greer (Married/Mad Love/Miss Guided and Nat Faxon (Married/Ben & Kate) - The stars of FX's Married are guests on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Nikki DeLoach (Awkward) - Nikki is a guest on a repeat of Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Kathy Griffin (Suddenly Susan) - Kathy appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 3am on BET.
  • Betty White (Hot in Cleveland/The Golden Girls/The Mary Tyler Moore Show) - Betty is a guest on a repeat of Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
Friday, August 8, 2014
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Chris on repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He is also part of the guest panel on a repeat of Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Will Arnett (The Millers/Up All Night/Arrested Development) - Will is a guest on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kelsey Grammer (Partners/Frasier/Cheers) - Kelsey visits The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Mark Feuerstein (Good Morning, Miami) - Mark drops by The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Paulo Costanzo (Joey) - Paulo will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Sarah Lancaster (Saved by the Bell: The New Class) - Sarah talks about her Hallmark Channel original movie Looking for Mr. Right on a repeat of Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Jerry Seinfeld (Seinfeld) - Jerry and comic George Wallace appear on a repeat of 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.

Complete TV Listings


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.