Friday, April 03, 2015

TV Land Awards Return for 2015; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 6, 2015)

Terry Crews

Couple of weeks ago we hinted something is returning to TV Land after 3 years. Now we can reveal what that is. It is the TV Land Awards! It's the ultimate celebration of TV! TV Land announced today that the TV Land Awards will be hosted by Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Millionaire), one of the most versatile performers of TV and film. This year's awards will honor the most creative, popular and loved stars and series, including Parenthood, The Wonder Years, Ally McBeal, Betty White, who will receive The Legend Award, and Donny and Marie Osmond, who will be accepting the Pop Culture Award. The late groundbreaking comedian Joan Rivers will also be honored with a special tribute. Presenters and more honorees will be announced in the coming week. The ceremony will tape on Saturday, April 11 at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills and air Saturday, April 18 at 9pm ET/PT on TV Land with simulcasts on Nickelodeon and NickMom. Viewers can follow the night on @tvland on Twitter with the hashtag #TVLA. Parenthood is receiving the Fan Favorite Award, a salute to a series that is considered an All-American classic and much-loved by its fans. Confirmed to be at the TV Land Awards include series stars Lauren Graham, Craig T. Nelson, Peter Krause, Bonnie Bedelia, Erika Christensen, Miles Heizer, Sam Jaeger, Savannah Paige Rae, Max Burkholder, Tyree Brown, Sarah Ramos, Xolo Mariduea and executive producer Jason Katims.

The Wonder Years will receive this year's Impact Award, which honors shows that have made a significant impression on American entertainment and culture. Series stars Fred Savage, Danica McKellar, Josh Saviano, Olivia d'Abo, Jason Hervey and Alley Mills will be in attendance. Ally McBeal will be honored with the Groundbreaking Award, given to a series that sparked conversation about cultural issues. Executive producer David E. Kelley, along with stars Calista Flockhart, Peter MacNicol, Lisa Nicole Carson, Gil Bellows and Courtney Thorne-Smith will be accepting the award with more cast members expected to join. Receiving The Legend Award this year is Betty White (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Golden Girls, TV Land's Hot in Cleveland). Triple threat brother and sister duo Donny and Marie Osmond will be on hand to receive the Pop Culture Award, honoring their staying power in the cultural zeitgeist. And the TV Land Awards ceremony will also include a tribute to the late trailblazing comedian Joan Rivers. More info to come on the TV Land Awards.


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 April 6-10, 2015, 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, April 6, 2015

  • Sean Hayes (The Millers/Sean Saves the World/Will & Grace) - Watch Sean on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kat Dennings (2 Broke Girls/Raising Dad) - Kat visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep/The New Adventures of Old Christine/Seinfeld) - Julia is a guest on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Rainn Wilson (The Office) - Rainn appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Thomas Lennon (The Odd Couple/Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Thomas is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Jade Catta-Pretta (Manhattan Love Story) - Jade will be on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Billy Gardell (Mike & Molly) - Billy stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS. He will also be a judge on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • John Slattery (Maggie/Ed) - John visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds/Lost at Home) - Connie stops by LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony appears on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Kate Walsh (Bad Judge/The Drew Carey Show) - Kate drops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tahj Mowry (Baby Daddy/Smart Guy) - Tahj talks about Baby Daddy on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jussie Smollett (On Our Own) - Jussie performs on a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Romeo Miller (Romeo!) - Romeo talks about growing up with famous rapper dad Master P, his family being compared to the hit show Empire, and how actor Will Smith influenced his college decision on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/The Famous Teddy Z) - Jon talks about his new book So That Happened: A Memoir on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and on HuffPost Live at 2:05pm.
  • Emily Osment (Young & Hungry) - Emily is a guest on People Now.
  • Yvette Nicole Brown (Community) - Yvette appears on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live at 9am.
  • Vivica A. Fox (Out All Night) - Vivica is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
  • Louis C.K. (Louie) - Catch Louie on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Sophia Bush (Partners) - Sophia is a guest on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Rob Corddry (The Winner) - Rob visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. He will also be on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Megan Mullally (Will & Grace/Breaking In) - Megan appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/The Famous Teddy Z) - Jon stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He also discusses his new book So That Happened: A Memoir on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings. Finally, he is a guest on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York sometime between 7-10am.
  • Kat Dennings (2 Broke Girls/Raising Dad) - Kat continues to make the rounds on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Chris D'Elia (Undateable/Whitney) - Chris is a guest on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Cybill Shepherd (Cybill) - Cybill appears on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Cristela Alonzo (Cristela) - Cristela guest co-hosts a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Felicity Huffman (Sports Night) - Felicity chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family/The Class) - Jesse reveals the co-star who sends him X-rated gifts in the mail and dishes on which Big Bang Theory star is his next door neighbor on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Candice Bergen (Murphy Brown) - Candice talks about her new book A Fine Romance on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Gary Cole (Veep/Family Affair) - Gary talks about Veep on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Amber Tamblyn (Two and a Half Men) - Amber is a guest on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live at 9am and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep/The New Adventures of Old Christine/Seinfeld) - Watch Julia on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Josh Gad (The Comedians/1600 Penn Penn/Back at You) - Josh appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. He will also be on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
  • James Van Der Beek (Friends with Better Lives/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - James stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Kristen Schaal (The Last Man on Earth/The Hotwives of Orlando/30 Rock) and Will Forte (The Last Man on Earth) - Kristen and Will are guests on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie) - Edie visits LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Kat Dennings (2 Broke Girls/Raising Dad) - Kat chats about 2 Broke Girls on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee joins the Chew Crew on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Peter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie) - Peter is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Kym Whitley (Young & Hungry/Animal Practice/Sparks and Emily Osment (Young & Hungry) - The stars of Young & Hungry are guests on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Kathy Griffin (Suddenly Susan) - Kathy chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Sophia Bush (Partners) - Sophia talks about why she missed the recent One Tree Hill reunion, which co-stars she still keeps in touch with and which three foods she's obsessed with on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Amber Tamblyn (Two and a Half Men) - Amber is a guest on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York sometime between 7-10am.
  • Regina Hall (227) - Tune in to see Regina on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Witch/Clarissa Explains It All) and Joey Lawrence (Melissa & Joey/Brotherly Love/Gimme a Break) - Melissa and Joey are guests on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Sam Richardson (Veep) - Sam appears on the White Guy Talk Show on FUSE at 11:30pm.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/The Famous Teddy Z) - Catch Jon on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Mario Lopez (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Mario appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 1am on BET.
  • Chris Elliott (Schitt's Creek/The Weber Show/Get a Life) - Chris visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Matthew Perry (The Odd Couple/Go On/Mr. Sunshine/Friends) and Thomas Lennon (The Odd Couple/Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Matthew and Thomas are guests on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man/The Steve Harvey Show) and Niecy Nash (The Soul Man/Getting On/Reno 911!) - Cedric and Niecy are guests on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Ashley Rickards (Awkward) - Ashley shares behind-the-scenes stores from her hit show on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT. She will also be on AOL Build.
  • Cristela Alonzo (Cristela) - Cristela guest co-hosts a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Craig Ferguson (The Drew Carey Show) - Craig chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) - Billy talks about The Comedians on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Alan Alda (M*A*S*H) - Alan talks about the film The Longest Ride on NBC's Today in the 9am hour, on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET and on HuffPost Live at 2:00pm.
  • Anne Heche (Save Me/The Michael J. Fox Show) - Anne guest co-hosts Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Bette Midler (Bette) - Bette is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Yara Shahidi (black-ish) - Yara appears on the White Guy Talk Show on FUSE at 11:30pm.
  • Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs/Rules of Engagement/Reno 911!) - Wendi visits VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live at 9am.
Friday, April 10, 2015
  • Kevin James (The King of Queens) - Watch Kevin on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Matthew Perry (The Odd Couple/Go On/Mr. Sunshine/Friends) - Matthew appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jeremy Piven (Entourage/Ellen) - Jeremy is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Nathan Lane (Modern Family/Encore! Encore/Charlie Lawrence) - Nathan appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Kristen Schaal (The Last Man on Earth/The Hotwives of Orlando/30 Rock) - Kristen is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Candice Bergen (Murphy Brown) - Candice talks about her new book A Fine Romance on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Regina King (227) - Regina talks about American Crime on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Carl Reiner (The Dick Van Dyke Show) - Carl is a guest on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 1am on BET.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/The Famous Teddy Z) - Jon discusses his new book So That Happened: A Memoir on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live at 9am and on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Miriam Shor (Younger/Big Day/Inside Schwartz) - Miriam is a guest on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Garcelle Beauvais (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Garcelle guest co-hosts a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man/The Steve Harvey Show) and Niecy Nash (The Soul Man/Getting On/Reno 911!) - Cedric and Nancy chat with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Tiffani Thiessen (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Tiffani talks about the Saved by the Bell reunion and dating 90210 co-star Brian Austin Green and more on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Matt Walsh (Veep) - Matt talks about Veep on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Billy Gardell (Mike & Molly) - Billy is a guest on People Now.
  • Jennifer Aniston (Friends) - Jennifer appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (April/May/June)

Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season ALF - The Complete DVD Collection The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series

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
05/02 - Red, White and Blue Collar Sitcoms - Make TV Great Again
05/09 - ALF - The Complete DVD Collection
05/09 - Divorce - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
05/09 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season
05/16 - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series
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
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Friday, June 23

Stuck in the Middle - "Stuck in a Gold Medal Performance" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
The Diaz family hosts Olympic medalist Laurie Hernandez for a dinner that spins out of control.

Andi Mack - "Best Surprise Ever" (Disney Channel, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Jonah Beck turns to Andi after Amber fails to defend him to her friends; Andi is convinced Bex and Bowie are destined to be together.

Bizaardvark - "First Day of School" (Disney Channel, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Paige and Frankie take on public high school but quickly discover life at Sierra High is not what they thought it would be; Dirk, a recent Sierra grad and legend, tries to help Bernie and Amelia acclimate to their new school.

Playing House - "Cookie Jar" (USA Network, 11:00PM ET/PT)
Maggie hosts a game night to welcome Bruce's new girlfriend into the fold; Emma discovers that this is what 40 looks like.

Playing House - "None of Your Business" (USA Network, 11:30PM ET/PT)
Emma tries to rescue Tina from a pyramid scheme; Maggie starts a nursing rotation with a cold doctor.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of June 19)

Friday, June 23

  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Watch Kevin on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Ali Wentworth (Nightcap) - Ali is a guest on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • John Mulaney (Mulaney) - John appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley) - Kumail chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Paul Shaffer (A Year at the Top) - Paul guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Laura Prepon (Are You There, Chelsea?/That '70s Show) - Laura appears on a repeat of LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael plays Pyramid on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Zoe Perry and Iain Armitage (Young Sheldon) - Zoe and Iain talk about their upcoming CBS sitcom Young Sheldon on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Melora Hardin (The Office/Wedding Band) - Melora talks about Freeform's The Bold Type on the AOL Build Show at 1pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso guest co-hosts Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Maggie Lawson (Angel from Hell/Back in the Game/Crumbs/It's All Relative/Inside Schwartz) - Maggie talks about Hallmark Channel's original movie My Favorite Wedding on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Rhys Darby (Wrecked/Flight of the Conchords) - Rhys talks about Wrecked on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Damon Wayans, Jr. (New Girl/Happy Endings) - Damon will be on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:50am.