Friday, January 29, 2016

Celebs Head to Lifetime Reality Series; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of February 1, 2016)

The Mother/Daughter Experiment: Celebrity Edition

The mother/daughter relationship is notoriously complicated...and when the mothers and daughters happen to be celebrities, their drama is exposed for everyone to see. In the new Lifetime series, The Mother/Daughter Experiment: Celebrity Edition (#MotherDaughterExperiment), premiering Monday, March 1 at 10pm ET/PT, six mother/daughter pairs will air all their dirty laundry to repair their broken relationships. Emotions run high as therapist Dr. Debbie Magids guides them through explosive therapy and intense exercises to move past their differences and rebuild their bonds. Will this experience bring out the best or worst in these mothers and daughters? Is this a new beginning or the beginning of the end of these famous relationships? So which stars will join in on this? Here they are: actress/reality star Kim Richards, reality stars Heidi Montag, Natalie Nunn, and Courtney Stodden, along with sitcom star Shar Jackson, and Jose Canseco's ex-wife Jessica Canseco. Yep, we have sitcom stars like Kim and Shar! Hello, Larry and Moesha fans rejoice!


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 Feb. 1-5, 2016, 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!


Saturday, January 30, 2016

    Tracey Gold (Growing Pains), Jeremy Miller (Growing Pains) and Robert Guillaume (Sports Night/Benson/Soap) - Tracey, Jeremy and Robert will be featured on Oprah: Where Are They Now? at 10pm ET/PT on OWN.
Monday, February 1, 2016
  • Danny DeVito (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia/Taxi) - Watch Danny on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • John Travolta (Welcome Back, Kotter) - John appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • David Cross (Arrested Development/Running Wilde) - David is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat) - Randall visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jonathan Kite (2 Broke Girls) - Jonathan is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Jill Kargman (Odd Mom Out) - Jill stops by The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Mario Cantone (Sex and the City) - Mario appears on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sean Giambrone (The Goldbergs) - Sean is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Kermit the Frog (The Muppets) - Kermit will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Miss Piggy (The Muppets) - Miss Piggy discusses her late-night talk show Up Late with Miss Piggy, which is the subject of the ABC documentary series The Muppets, on the AOL Build Show at 3:30pm.
  • Eva Longoria (Telenovela) - Eva talks about Telenovela on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Ben Feldman (Superstore/A to Z/Living with Fran) - Ben discusses Superstore on HuffPost Live at 2pm.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
  • George Clooney (The Facts of Life/Roseanne) - Catch George on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin is a guest on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • David Schwimmer (Friends) - David is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Eva Longoria (Telenovela) - Eva appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jason Mantzoukas (The League) - Jason is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Josh Radnor (How I Met Your Mother) - Josh stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Charlie Day (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Charlie is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Judah Friedlander (30 Rock) - Judah appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • John Travolta (Welcome Back, Kotter) - John discusses the series The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Meagan Good (Mr. Robinson/Raising Dad/Cousin Skeeter) - Meagan stops by The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • J.B. Smoove (The Millers/'Til Death/Curb Your Enthusiasm) - J.B. is a guest on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Kermit the Frog (The Muppets) - Kermit appears on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings. He joins co-host Mario Batali in the kitchen to whip up an Italian masterpiece on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Harry Hamlin (Mom/Movie Stars) - Harry visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Kathleen Rose Perkins (Episodes/'Til Death) - Kathleen appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Ben Feldman (Superstore/A to Z/Living with Fran) - Ben is a guest on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Blythe Danner (Tattingers/Adam's Rib) - Blythe talks about Madoff on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Miss Piggy (The Muppets) - Miss Piggy chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Tim Robbins (The Brink) - Tim is a guest on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace/Sean Saves the World) - Sean appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
  • Regina King (227) - Watch Regina on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Gillian Jacobs (Community) - Gillian visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Mark Duplass (Togetherness/The Mindy Project/The League) - Mark and his brother Jay are guests on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Rosie O'Donnell (Gimme a Break!) - Rosie appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Colton Dunn (Superstore) - Colton is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Rebel Wilson (Super Fun Night) - Rebel previews the film How to Be Single on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Jason Sudeikis (The Last Man on Earth/The Cleveland Show) - Jason stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Colin Hanks (Life in Pieces) - Colin appears on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Cynthia Nixon (Sex and the City) - Cynthia is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Kym Whitley (Young & Hungry/Animal Practice/Sparks) - Kym visits Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Debi Mazar (Younger/Entourage/Working) - Debi is a guest on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Tiffani Thiessen (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Tiffani will be on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Saffron Burrows (Mozart in the Jungle) - Saffron talks about Mozart in the Jungle on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Jean-Luc Bilodeau and Chelsea Kane (Baby Daddy) - Jean-Luc and Chelsea are guests on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Blythe Danner (Tattingers/Adam's Rib) - Blythe chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar (The Crazy Ones) - Sarah has tips for getting kids in the kitchen on Fox and Friends on Fox News Channel at 7:52am.
  • Jurnee Smollett-Bell (On Our Own/Full House) - Jurnee is a guest on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:15am.
  • Rex Lee (Young & Hungry) - Rex appears on The Real, so check your local listings.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
  • Jason Sudeikis (The Last Man on Earth/The Cleveland Show) - Catch Jason on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Eva Longoria (Telenovela) - Eva drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Paul F. Tompkins (DAG) - Paul is a guest on The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore at 11:30pm on Comedy Central. He will also be on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Greg Proops (True Jackson, VP) - Greg appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Scott Adsit (30 Rock) - Scott is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Dakota Johnson (Ben and Kate) - Dakota chats about the film How to Be Single on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Malin Akerman (Sin City Saints/Trophy Wife) - Mailin talks about Billions on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings. She will also be on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York sometime between 7-10am.
  • George Clooney (The Facts of Life/Roseanne) - George stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Blythe Danner (Tattingers/Adam's Rib) - Blythe is a guest on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Janet Hubert (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) - Janet appears on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Jonathan Kite (2 Broke Girls) - Jonathan cooks a burger and fries as his 2 Broke Girls character on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Emeril Lagasse (Emeril) - Emeril is a guest on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Mark Duplass (Togetherness/The Mindy Project/The League) - Mark discusses his HBO show Animals on the AOL Build Show at 11am.
Friday, February 5, 2016
  • Alison Brie (Community) - Catch Alison on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Rebel Wilson (Super Fun Night) - Rebel appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Taylor Cole (Ballers) - Taylor talks about her new Hallmark Channel original movie Appetite for Love on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Emeril Lagasse (Emeril) - Emeril is a guest on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Gillian Jacobs (Community) - Gillian talks about Love on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Jake Lacy (The Office/Better with You) - Jake discusses How to Be Single on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Tim Allen (Last Man Standing/Home Improvement) - Tim is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Tiffani Thiessen (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Tiffani appears on Fox and Friends on Fox News Channel at 8:52am.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, April 25

The Big Bang Theory - "The Decision Reverberation" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Koothrappali is worried people won’t take him seriously in his own field after publishing a paper that suggests he may have discovered alien life. Also, Leonard wants to be the principal investigator on a plasma physics study.

Young Sheldon - "A Political Campaign and a Candy Land Cheater" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Unhappy that school funds are going towards football rather than academics, Sheldon decides to run for class president.

Mom - "Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Bonnie and Tammy revisit childhood memories on a trip to their old foster home. Also, Christy and Jill regret accepting a date with two guys from their AA meeting.

Life in Pieces - "Misery Turd Name Pills" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
While Joan is bedridden recovering from surgery, she persuades Sophia to spend time with her, which she quickly regrets. Also, Jen and Greg select a name for their new baby only to learn that Matt and Colleen chose the same one; Colleen and Matt invite the family over to get to know Morgan (Joey King); and Heather has a new business idea.

Superstore - "QuinceaƱera" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Jonah (Ben Feldman) struggles to find his place at Amy’s (America Ferrera) daughter Emma’s quinceaƱera, while Dina (Lauren Ash) proves very popular with some teenage boys. Cheyenne (Nichole Bloom) and Mateo (Nico Santos) are obsessed with seeing Amy cry.

A.P. Bio - "Sweet Low Road" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When budget cuts threaten to gut Whitlock and put his job in jeopardy, Jack recruits Mary, Stef, and Michelle to take down the Superintendent. Durbin plans an appeal to the heart, while the students plan an appeal to the soul.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Tickling Clocks" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
In an episode that takes place in real time, Jake and the squad must track down a hacker who has infiltrated the Nine-Nine's servers. Rosa deals with relationship issues. Hitchcock and Scully attempt to cook the perfect lasagna.

Abby's - "Mail Bin" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Abby finds a letter from her estranged father in a pile of unopened mail and opens up to the group about their fraught relationship.

Better Things - "The Unknown" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Sam gets theatrical.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 22)

Thursday, April 25

  • Paul Rudd (Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/Wild Oats) - Catch Paul on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Tig Notaro (One Mississippi) - Tig appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Susan Kelechi Watson (Louie) - Susan is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Lake Bell (Bless This Mess/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/How to Make It in America) - Lake visits E!'s Busy Tonight at 11pm.
  • Steve Lemme and Kevin Heffernan (Tacoma PD) - Steve and Kevin are guests on E!'s Busy Tonight at 11pm.
  • Bradley Cooper (Kitchen Confidential) - Bradley stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Diedrich Bader (American Housewife/Veep/The Drew Carey Show) - Diedrich visits The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Margo Martindale (The Millers) - Margo appears on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • James Brolin (Life in Pieces) - James talks about Life in Pieces on People Now at 12pm.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso is a guest on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Laurie Metcalf (The Conners/The McCarthys/Getting On/Roseanne) - Laurie talks about Hillary & Clinton on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Queen Latifah appears on NBC's Today in the 10am hour and on the BUILD SERIES at 3pm.
  • Ali Wentworth (Nightcap) - Ali is a guest on ABC's Strahan & Sara at 1pm.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) and Ben Schwartz (Parks and Recreation) - Billy and Ben talk about Standing Up, Falling Down on the BUILD Series at 1pm.


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Step by Step - The Complete Fourth Season What I Like About You - The Complete Fourth Season Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - The Complete Second Season Alice - The Complete Ninth Season The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Fifth Season

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02/05 - First Lady of Television - Betty White Collection (40 rare and acclaimed episodes from her early days in television)
02/05 - Mama's Family - Seasons 1-6 - The Complete Series
02/12 - Rick and Morty - The Complete Seasons 1-3 (Blu-ray)
02/12 - Step by Step - The Complete Fourth Season
02/26 - What I Like About You - The Complete Fourth Season
03/05 - Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - The Complete Second Season (WBShop.com)
03/12 - Alice - The Complete Ninth Season (WBShop.com)
03/26 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
04/02 - Archer: Danger Island - The Complete Season Nine
04/09 - You're the Worst - The Complete Fifth Season
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04/16 - The Big C - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
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