Friday, December 04, 2015

VH1 Adds Sitcoms in Mornings; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of December 7, 2015)

My Wife & Kids

VH1 has quietly added sitcoms to its weekday morning lineup. The sitcoms are sitcoms that air on other Viacom-owned networks. Airing Tues-Fri from 6am to 12pm. The schedule normally is like this: My Wife & Kids from 6am-8am, The Jamie Foxx Show from 8-10am and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air from 10am-12pm. On Fridays it could vary from this a bit. These are the only comedies airing on the network. You can find My Wife & Kids also on Centric, The Jamie Foxx Show now on CMT and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air on BET and Nick at Nite. And these shows have aired on other Viacom networks before, too...but now watch them every morning on VH1!


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 Dec. 7-11, 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, December 6, 2015

  • NeNe Leakes (The New Normal) - Catch NeNe on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, December 7, 2015
  • Ron Howard (Happy Days/The Andy Griffith Show) - Watch Ron on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Steve Carell (The Office) - Steve visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Judith Light (Transparent/Phenom/Who's the Boss?) - Judith appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation) - Adam drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Morris Chestnut (Out All Night) - Morris is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Tom Rhodes (Mr. Rhodes), Brian Posehn (The Sarah Silverman Program) and Rick Overton (My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star) - Tom, Brian and Rick are guests on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Billie Lourd (Scream Queens) - Billie stops by LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Oliver Hudson (Scream Queens/Rules of Engagement) - Oliver is a guest on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Rickey Smiley (The Rickey Smiley Show) - Rickey appears on Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent/Arrested Development/The Larry Sanders Show) - Jeffrey talks about Transparent on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • James Brolin (Life in Pieces) - James talks about Sisters on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Mark Feuerstein (Good Morning, Miami/Fired Up) - Mark is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee appears on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
  • Tony Hale (Veep/Arrested Development) - Catch Tony on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Justin Bartha (The New Normal) - Justin stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Chris D'Elia (Undateable/Whitney) - Chris appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Steve Agee (The Sarah Silverman Program) - Steve is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Maya Rudolph (Up All Night) - Maya talks about Sisters on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Jane Lynch (Angel from Hell) - Jane and Meredith play Popped Quiz, one of the most popular games on Hollywood Game Night, on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your listings.
  • Ron Howard (Happy Days/The Andy Griffith Show) - Ron discusses his new film In the Heart of the Sea on People Now.
  • Steve Carell (The Office) - Steve will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Kym Whitley (Young & Hungry/Animal Practice/Sparks) - Kym is a guest on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Brandy Norwood (Zoe Ever After/The Game/Moesha) - Brandy talks about her upcoming BET sitcom Zoe Ever After on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Jake McDorman (Manhattan Love Story/Are You There, Chelsea?/Quintuplets) - Jake appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
  • Wanda Sykes (black-ish/The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Watch Wanda on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) - Amy is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Kevin Nealon (Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Hank Azaria (The Simpsons/Free Agents) - Hank stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Anna Faris (Mom) - Anna is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Amanda Peet (Togetherness/Bent) - Amanda and Meredith face-off in a rousing game of Gelt Trip to help celebrate the first night of Hanukkah on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Adam Pally (The Mindy Project/Happy Endings) - Adam talks about his new hilarious indie movie Night Owls on People Now.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia is a guest on People Now.
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family/The Class) - Jesse drops by Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Tahj Mowry (Baby Daddy/Smart Guy) - Tahj talks about Baby Daddy and performs a special holiday song on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Ricky Schroder (Silver Spoons) - Ricky discusses Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET and on the AOL Build Show at 2pm. He will also be on Fox and Friends on Fox News Channel.
  • Vanessa Lachey (Truth Be Told/Dads) - Vanessa is a guest on Fox and Friends on Fox News Channel.
  • Tank, Meagan Holder, Danielle Nicolet and Eva Marcille (Born Again Virgin) - The cast of TV One's Born Again Virgin are guests on Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Jim Gaffigan (The Jim Gaffigan Show/My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Jim will be on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Ron Howard (Happy Days/The Andy Griffith Show) - Ron chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • James Van Der Beek (Friends with Better Lives/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - James talks the latest crime-drama happenings on CSI: Cyber on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
  • Jim Gaffigan (The Jim Gaffigan Show/My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Catch Jim on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael stops by Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm.
  • Ron Howard (Happy Days/The Andy Griffith Show) - Ron discusses his new film In the Heart of the Sea on Conan at 11pm on TBS. He will also be on People Now.
  • Alice Wetterlund (Silicon Valley) - Alice is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) - Amy talks about Sisters on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 10am hour and on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Kevin Nealon (Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin visits The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ricky Schroder (Silver Spoons) - Ricky appears on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Jonathan Kite (2 Broke Girls) - Jonathan is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Maura Tierney (NewsRadio) - Maura discusses the finale of this season's much acclaimed Golden Globe Award-winning The Affair on the AOL Build Show at 3:30pm.
  • Kym Whitley (Young & Hungry/Animal Practice/Sparks) - Kym is a guest on Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Laurie Metcalf (The McCarthys/The Big Bang Theory/Roseanne) - Laurie and Bruce Willis take viewers behind the scenes of Broadway's Misery on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Geena Davis (The Geena Davis Show/Buffalo Bill) - Geena speaks out on women's rights and looks back at her career on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Kat Dennings (2 Broke Girls/Raising Dad) - Kat is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
Friday, December 11, 2015
  • Will Smith (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Watch Will on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine/Are We There Yet?/Everybody Hates Chris) - Terry appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Rob Schneider (Rob) - Rob is a guest on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Ike Barinholtz (The Mindy Project) - Ike visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Nathan Lane (Modern Family/Encore! Encore!/Charlie Lawrence) - Nathan appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Colin Hanks (Life in Pieces) - Colin is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Andy Samberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) - Andy visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Christina Milian (Grandfathered) - Christina discusses her two TV shows, Grandfathered and Christina Milian Turned Up, on the AOL Build Show at 4:30pm.
  • America Ferrera (Superstore) - America appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Tuesday, December 11

The Conners - "O Sister, Where Art Thou?" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Becky helps Harris keep a secret from Darlene, it opens up a can of worms that causes a rift between the two sisters. Jackie supports Peter with his Nordic history project, and Dan reunites with an old friend.

The Kids Are Alright - "Christmas 1972" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Peggy’s successful brother, Tom, drops in for Christmas, Mike immediately oozes with jealousy. Thus begins Mike’s one-sided competition with Tom, using his kids as pawns to help. After Tom gives the Clearys an extravagant Christmas gift, pride prevents Mike from taking it – putting him at odds with the rest of the family. Meanwhile, Timmy mistakenly receives $100 from his great-aunt for Christmas and contemplates whether he should do “the right thing” or keep it. Elsewhere, Eddie forgets to get Wendi a Christmas present and panic sets in.

black-ish - "Christmas in Theater Eight" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
The Johnsons have a tradition of going to the movies on Christmas and they can never agree on what to see. Dre wants to see an important film about Rosa Parks, but they all want to see the latest action-packed superhero blockbuster. Meanwhile, Junior becomes embarrassed about taking a gap year after he runs into his ex-girlfriend Megan at the theater.

Splitting Up Together - "Messy" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After Lena and Vlad’s unexpected kiss, things get more complicated as they begin their new work partnership while working with a new client. Elsewhere, Martin goes to Paige’s house for more privacy and gets a glimpse into what a more typical divorced home life is, causing him to become uneasy. Back at home, Mason and Mae go head-to-head after Mae finds out that Mason has a crush on a pretentious girl at school.

The Guest Book - "Everybody Loves Clark" (TBS, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Tommy surprises Nikki with a spontaneous wedding ceremony; both are blithely oblivious to the fact that Vivian is kidnapping their child; some familiar faces from Mt. Trace return to sort things out.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of December 10)

Tuesday, December 11

  • Ron Livingston (Loudermilk/Search Party) - Catch Ron on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Whoopi Goldberg (Whoopi/Bagdad Cafe) - Whoopi visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Adam Pally (Making History/The Mindy Project/Happy Endings) - Adam is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Ken Jeong (Dr. Ken/Community) - Ken appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Vanessa Hudgens (Powerless) - Vanessa stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Nicole Byer (Loosely Exactly Nicole) - Nicole is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Ellen DeGeneres (Ellen/The Ellen Show) - Ellen drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jenny McCarthy (Two and a Half Men/Jenny) - Jenny appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Maura Tierney (NewsRadio) - Maura is a guest on E!'s Busy Tonight at 10pm.
  • Kathy Bates (Disjointed) - Kathy chats on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Ashton Kutcher (The Ranch/Two and a Half Men/That 70s Show) - Ashton guest co-hosts The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Eugene Levy (Schitt's Creek/Greg the Bunny/Hiller and Diller) and Catherine O'Hara (Schitt's Creek) - Eugene and Catherine are guests on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso and his wife Angela discuss holiday hacks on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Leah Remini (Kevin Can Wait/The Exes/Family Tools/The King of Queens/Fired Up) - Leah talks about Second Act on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Jameela Jamil (The Good Place) - Jameela talks about The Good Place on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Dan Bucatinsky (Marry Me/Web Therapy/The Comeback) - Dan talks about Second Act on People Now at 12pm.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo discusses the season of giving thanks and the amazing efforts of St. Jude on the BUILD Series at 2pm.


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