Friday, June 05, 2015

Have Mercy! Lifetime's Full House Movie Premieres Aug. 22; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of June 8, 2015)

The Unauthorized Full House Story

Lifetime's Unathorized film franchise continues this summer with the original movie The Unauthorized Full House Story (#UnauthorizedFullHouse). From its start as an unassuming family comedy in 1987 to its eventual wildly popular 192-episode run, the film centers on the rise of the cast of one of America's most beloved family sitcoms and the pressures they faced in balancing their television personas with their real lives. The Unauthorized Full House Story will premiere Saturday, August 22, at 8pm ET/PT on Lifetime.

The iconic roles include:

DANNY TANNER: Garrett Brawith (Rolling) as Bob Saget
JOEY GLADSTONE: Justin Mader (Death Race) as Dave Coulier
JESSE KATSOPOLIS: Justin Gaston (Days of Our Lives) as John Stamos
REBECCA DONALDSON: Stephanie Bennett (Big Eyes) as Lori Loughlin
D.J. TANNER: Shelby Armstrong and Brittney Wilson (Rogue) as the younger and older versions of Candace Cameron
STEPHANIE TANNER: Dakota Guppy (The Returned) and Jordyn Olson (The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story) as the younger and older versions of Jodie Sweetin
MICHELLE TANNER: Blaise and Kinslea Todd as the toddler versions of twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen; Calla and Tyla Jones playing them at age six and Kylie and Jordan Armstrong as the twins at nine years of age
KIMMY GIBBLER: Aislyn Watson (Finding Mrs. Claus) and Jaime Schneider (Twisted Tales of My 9 to 5) as the younger and older versions of Andrea Barber


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 June 8-12, 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!


Sunday, June 7, 2015

  • Steve Harvey (The Steve Harvey Show) - Catch Steve on Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night at 7pm ET/6pm CT and following the NBA game on the West coast on ABC.
Monday, June 8, 2015
  • Larry David (Curb Your Enthusiasm) - Watch Larry on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Jason Alexander (Seinfeld/Listen Up!/Bob Patterson) - Jason appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Natasha Leggero (Free Agents) - Natasha drops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Allison Janney (Mom/Mr. Sunshine) - Allison is a guest on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie) - Edie visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) - Thomas drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Tim Robbins (The Brink) - Tim is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Molly Shannon (Kath & Kim/Cracking Up) - Molly previews the film Me and Earl and the Dying Girl on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 9am hour and on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Tim Conway (McHale's Navy/Rango) - Tim appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Sabrina Carpenter (Girls Meets World) - Sabrina is a guest on the AOL Build Show.
  • Kevin Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Kevin joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Chris talks about Jurassic World on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Abby Elliott and Jill Kargman (Odd Mom Out) - Abby and Jill are guests on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET. Jill will also be on Morning Joe on MSNBC sometime between 6-9am.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
  • Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) - Catch Amy on Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night at 8pm ET/7pm CT and following the NBA game on the West coast on ABC.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Chris visits Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Abby Elliott (Odd Mom Out) - Abby is a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Denis Leary (Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll/The Job) - Denis appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Molly Shannon (Kath & Kim/Cracking Up) - Molly visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Jerry Seinfeld (Seinfeld) - Jerry stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Betty White (Hot in Cleveland/The Golden Girls/The Mary Tyler Moore Show) - Betty appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick is a guest on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart at 11pm.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch/Clarissa Explains It All) - Melissa appears on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie) - Edie will be on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael appears on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Tom Papa (Come to Papa) - Tom talks about the game show Boom! on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Cindy Williams (Laverne & Shirley) - Shirley talks about her book Shirley, I Jest on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Jennifer Aniston (Friends, Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared), Josh Gad (1600 Penn/Back to You) and Portia de Rossi (Arrested Development) - Ellen talks about some of her favorite moments with guests on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sabrina Carpenter (Girl Meets World) - Sabrina will be on Fox & Friends on Fox News Channel at 8:50am.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
  • Whoopi Goldberg (Whoopi/Bagdad Cafe) - Watch Whoopi on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Christian Slater (Breaking In) - Christian appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Chris is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jake Johnson (New Girl) - Jake visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Chris D'Elia (Undateable/Whitney) - Chris appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley) - Kumail stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Sofia Vegara (Modern Family), Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly), Lena Dunham (Girls), Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine) and Chelsea Handler (Are You There, Chelsea?) - Ellen's funny ladies are featured on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jaleel White (Family Matters/Grown Ups) - Jaleel appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Danica McKellar (The Wonder Years) - Danica talks about her Hallmark Channel original movie Perfect Match on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT. Perfect Match premieres on Hallmark Channel on Saturday, June 20 at 9/8c.
  • Jennette McCurdy (iCarly/Sam & Cat) - Jennette talks about Between on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. She shares details about her latest role in the new sci-fi thriller Between, which is now available on Netflix, on HuffPost Live at 1pm. She will also be on the AOL Build Show.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds/Lost at Home) - Connie talks about Me and Earl and the Dying Girl on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
  • David Spade (Rules of Engagement/8 Simple Rules/Just Shoot Me!) - Catch David on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He talks about Joe Dirt 2 on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Jennette McCurdy (iCarly/Sam & Cat) - Jennette is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Molly Shannon (Kath & Kim/Cracking Up) - Molly drops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • David Duchovny (Californication) - David appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. He will also be on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • John Hodgman (Married) - John is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Tony Hale (Veep/Arrested Development) - Tony appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Chris visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jason Alexander (Seinfeld/Listen Up!/Bob Patterson) - Jason chats about the Broadway comedy Fish in the Dark on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Joe Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Joe talks about the series I Can Do That on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Nick Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Nick chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT. He discusses his role in the DirecTV original drama Kingdom and gives the scoop on his current music projects and upcoming performances on HuffPost Live at 3:30pm.
  • Kevin Nealon (Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin is a guest on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jennifer Aniston (Friends) - Jennifer discusses prescription painkiller abuse on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tim Robbins (The Brink) - Tim talks about his new HBO comedy The Brink on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Mario Cantone (Sex and the City) - Mario is a guest on the AOL Build Show.
  • Tony Danza (Who's the Boss?/Taxi) - Tony will be on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Rebel Wilson (Super Fun Night) - Ellen's favorite games with celebrities include Rebel on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Nick Robinson (Melissa & Joey) - Nick talks about Jurassic World on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:50am.
Friday, June 12, 2015
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt (3rd Rock from the Sun) - Watch Joseph on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Lena Dunham (Girls) - Lena appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Melissa talks about her film Spy on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) and Will Smith (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Ellen's hot guys are featured on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda appears on repeats of The Meredith Vieira Show and The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Jamie is a guest on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Pooch Hall (The Game/Accidentally on Purpose) - Pooch appears on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven/Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-Symoné guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Tituss is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (March/April)

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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.