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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New on DVD/Blu-ray (March/April)

The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five

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.