Monday, August 31, 2015

Antenna TV's Classic TV Hardest Working Stars Labor Day Marathon; Girl Meets World Star to Star in Disney Channel Movie

Hardest Working Stars of Antenna TV 2015 Labor Day Marathon

This Labor Day, Antenna TV, Tribune Broadcasting's multicast network, will air the "Hardest Working Stars of Antenna TV," a 24-hour marathon of work themed episodes beginning at 5am ET on Monday, September 7, 2015. So who is the hardest working star of Antenna TV? Is it Jack Tripper? Hazel? Samantha Stephens? Beaver Cleaver? Archie Bunker? Helen Roper? Dennis Mitchell? Or someone else? Find out this Labor Day! Antenna TV, which airs in in 103 TV markets across the US, including all of the country's Top 20-markets, reaches 78% of TV households. Each show will air in its regularly scheduled timeslots, but will be "work themed." The following are the list of episodes:

05:00 AM The Burns and Allen Show Gracie & Blanche Hire Two Gigolo to Take them Out
05:30 AM The Burns and Allen Show Gracie Hires a Safecracker for Her Wall Safe
06:00 AM McHale's Navy Captain Steals a Cook
06:30 AM McHale's Navy Floating Laundromat
07:00 AM Hazel Hazel's Day Off
07:30 AM Hazel Retiring Milkman
08:00 AM Father Knows Best Jim, the Farmer
08:30 AM Father Knows Best Betty Earns a Formal
09:00 AM The Patty Duke Show House Guest, The
09:30 AM The Patty Duke Show Let 'Em Eat Cake
10:00 AM Mister Ed Heavy Rider
10:30 AM Mister Ed Ed, the Pilot
11:00 AM Green Acres Kind Word for the President
11:30 AM Green Acres Don't Count Your Tomatoes Before Their Picked
12:00 PM Bewitched Driving is the Only Way to Fly
12:30 PM Bewitched Samantha's Power Failure
01:00 PM I Dream of Jeannie Secretary Is Not A Toy
01:30 PM I Dream of Jeannie Used Car Salesman
02:00 PM Dennis the Menace Dennis Sells Bottles
02:30 PM Dennis the Menace Dennis' Allowance
03:00 PM Leave it to Beaver Beaver and Ivanhoe
03:30 PM Leave it to Beaver Wally's Play
04:00 PM Mr. Belvedere Used Cars
04:30 PM Mr. Belvedere Escort
05:00 PM Three's Company Helen's Job
05:30 PM Three's Company And Now, Here's Jack
06:00 PM Barney Miller Social Worker
06:30 PM Barney Miller Inauguration
07:00 PM Sanford and Son Fuentes, Fuentes, Sanford and Chico
07:30 PM Sanford and Son Sanford and Son Rising
08:00 PM Good Times Florida's Big Gig
08:30 PM Good Times Real Cool Job
09:00 PM All in the Family Archie Learns His Lesson
09:30 PM All in the Family Archie's Helping Hand
10:00 PM Jeffersons, The George And The Manager
10:30 PM Jeffersons, The Good News, Bad News
11:00 PM One Day at a Time Schneider the Model
11:30 PM One Day at a Time Dentist, The
12:00 AM Three's Company Jack Looks for a Job
12:30 AM Three's Company Snow Job
01:00 AM Newhart Everybody Ought to Have a Maid
01:30 AM Newhart Show Business is My Life
02:00 AM Doogie Howser, M.D. The Doctor, the Wife, Her Son and the Job
02:30 AM Doogie Howser, M.D. Double Doogie With Cheese
03:00 AM Bewitched Driving is the Only Way to Fly
03:30 AM Bewitched Samantha's Power Failure
04:00 AM I Dream of Jeannie Secretary Is Not A Toy
04:30 AM I Dream of Jeannie Used Car Salesman

"Hardest Working Stars of Antenna TV" Labor Day Special

Celebrate the contributions of workers this Labor Day with Antenna TV’s hard working TV characters, during the "Hardest Working Stars of Antenna TV" Labor Day Special on Monday, September 7th.

Posted by Antenna TV on Monday, August 24, 2015



Invisible Sister

The upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie Invisible Sister, starring Rowan Blanchard (of Disney Channel's Emmy-nominated hit series Girl Meets World) and Paris Berelc (of Disney XD's Mighty Med), is set to premiere Friday, October 9 at 8:00pm, ET/PT on Disney Channel as part of "Monstober," Disney Channel's month-long Halloween-themed programming event. The live-action adventure/comedy continues the Disney Channel Original Movie legacy in spotlighting empowering themes for kids and tweens, including the importance of self-discovery, expressing yourself and embracing your individuality. In Total Viewers, six of the top seven movies in cable TV history are Disney Channel Original Movies. Disney Channel has also delivered TV’s #1 original movie telecast among Tweens for 14 consecutive years (2002-15).

Set in New Orleans during Halloween, Invisible Sister follows Cleo (Blanchard), an introverted young science prodigy whose class project accidentally turns her popular older sister and the school's star lacrosse player, Molly (Berelc), invisible. Cleo, who has become accustomed to living in Molly's shadow, is forced to step outside her comfort zone and into the shoes of her older sister to take her place on the day of an important game. As the sisters try to convince their friends, teachers and Molly's lacrosse team that nothing is wrong, they must rely on each other like never before, and in doing so, they gain a better understanding of one another and themselves. Meanwhile, they are up against the clock to find an antidote to reverse the effects of Cleo's experiment before Molly's invisibility becomes permanent. Invisible Sister also stars Karan Brar (BUNK'D, Jessie) as Cleo's quirky best buddy and fellow science enthusiast, George; Rachel Crow (X Factor) as Molly's outgoing best friend and teammate, Nikki; Will Meyers (Bella and the Bulldogs) as Cleo's crush and science scholar, Carter; Austin Fryberger (Kirby Buckets) as Molly's goofy but affable boyfriend, The Coug; and Alex D├ęsert (The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes) as the high school science teacher, Mr. Perkins.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Summer 2015 Week 14 Sitcom Ratings

We're nearing the end of summer and we will be back with our normal weekly ratings report with the first four nights numbers and analysis in the fall, but we still will have our regular how the sitcoms did for the rest of the summer! Here are our summer ratings: 


Summer Week 14 (Aug. 24-30) How the Sitcoms Did
(Sun comedies are previous week and Fri/Sat are prelim ratings)
Sorted by 18-49 Rtg
TitleNetworkTimeDayTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes







The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PMThu7,249,0001.46REPEAT
MomCBS8:30PMThu5,646,0001.14REPEAT
The Carmichael ShowNBC9:00PMWed4,826,0001.07PREMIERE
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed3,714,0001.06REPEAT
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PMMon4,174,0000.93REPEAT
The Carmichael ShowNBC9:30PMWed4,072,0000.91
black-ishABC9:30PMWed2,898,0000.86REPEAT
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed3,730,0000.86REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC8:30PMWed3,139,0000.81REPEAT
The Odd CoupleCBS8:30PMMon3,768,0000.80REPEAT
Fresh off the BoatABC8:00PMTue2,682,0000.70REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC10:30PMSat2,750,0000.70REPEAT
Bob's BurgersFox7:30PMSun1,501,0000.69REPEAT
Fresh off the BoatABC8:30PMTue2,123,0000.63REPEAT
Bob's BurgersFox7:00PMSun1,155,0000.45REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox9:00PMTue1,346,0000.40REPEAT
The Last Man on EarthFox9:30PMTue1,075,0000.33REPEAT
Significant MotherCW9:30PMMon675,0000.23
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun

preempted
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun

preempted
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMSun

preempted
Mr. RobinsonNBC7:00PMSun

preempted
The Last Man on EarthFox9:30PMSun

preempted
Mike & MollyCBS8:30PMMon

preempted
Welcome to SwedenNBC8:00PMSun

canceled
The MillersCBS8:00PMSat

canceled
The McCarthysCBS9:00PMSat

canceled
Weird LonersFox9:30PMTue

canceled
One Big HappyNBC9:30PMTue

canceled
Marry MeNBC9:00PMTue

canceled
About a BoyNBC9:30PMTue

canceled
CristelaABC8:30PMFri

canceled
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTue

canceled
MulaneyFox7:00PMSun

canceled
Bad JudgeNBC9:00PMThu

canceled
A to ZNBC9:30PMThu

canceled
SelfieABC8:00PMTue

canceled
Manhattan Love StoryABC8:30PMTue

canceled
Two and a Half MenCBS9:00PMThu

canceled
Parks & RecreationNBC10:00PMTue

canceled
Mr. RobinsonNBC9:00PMWed

completed
DatesCW9:00PMThu

completed
Golan the InsatiableFox9:30PMSun

completed
UndateableNBC9:00PMTue

completed
New GirlFox9:00PMTue

completed
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri

completed
GalavantABC8:00PMSun

completed
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun

completed

SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


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

Sunday, August 20

Family Guy - "Ain't Miss Debatin" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Tina is recruited by the debate team, she finds unexpected success and an even more unexpected relationship. Meanwhile, Louise and Gene convince their parents to help fund a stop-motion movie focusing on a surprising subject matter.

The Simpsons - "Havana Wild Weekend" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When the Retirement Castle and the V.A. Hospital can’t solve Grampa’s health issues, the Simpsons decide to take a family trip to Cuba to get him cheap medical care.

Family Guy - "The Peter Principal" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Peter becomes the temporary principal at the high school, and Meg uses his new power to get even with her bullies. Meanwhile, Brian and Stewie open a bed & breakfast that quickly turns into a brothel.

The Simpsons - "Dad Behavior" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Homer finds a new app that makes his life much easier and outsources his father-son bonding. Meanwhile, Grampa finds that he is about to be a father again.

Family Guy - "Dearly Deported" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Chris’ Mexican girlfriend, Isabella, gets deported, he volunteers to take care of her twin babies. After learning that Isabella can’t come back to the U.S., the Griffins go to Mexico to return her children.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 14)

Friday, August 18

  • T.J. Miller (Silicon Valley/The Goodwin Games/Carpoolers) - Watch T.J. on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Billy Eichner (Difficult People) - Billy is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jane Krakowski (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/30 Rock) - Jane appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jeff Garlin (The Goldbergs/Curb Your Enthusiasm) - Jeff visits LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Jussie Smollett (On Our Own) - Jussie is a guest on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 2am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat) - Randall appears on a repeat of Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Kristen Bell (The Good Place) - Kristen is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Jason Jones (The Detour) - Jason appears on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Brandy (Moesha/The Game/Thea) - Brandy talks about Broadway's Chicago on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Demi Lovato (Sonny with a Chance) - Demi performs on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Nat Wolff (The Naked Brothers Band) - Nat talks about Leap and Home Again on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Geena Davis (Buffalo Bill/The Geena Davis Show) - Geena talks about Marjorie Prime on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.