Friday, May 06, 2016

Bravo Sitcom Returns with Special Guests in June; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 9, 2016)

Odd Mom Out

Bravo Media announced new additions to the all-star lineup of guest stars set to appear in season two of the original scripted comedy series Odd Mom Out, premiering Monday, June 20 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Joining previously announced Drew Barrymore and Blythe Danner, guest stars will also include Molly Ringwald (Breakfast Club, Kind Cobra) who will play Joy Greene, best-selling author of a runaway self-help bible which has the entire Upper East Side under its spell; Meredith Vieira as Dr. Baldwin, a child psychologist; Amy Sedaris (Strangers With Candy, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) who will portray Elna, a one-of-a-kind DMV agent; and John Hodgman (The Daily Show, Pitch Perfect 2) as Brad, the husband of Meredith (Drew Barrymore). Additionally, this season features an episode guest starring several cast members from the Broadway phenomenon Hamilton, including Jasmine Cephas Jones, Javier Muñoz, Sydney James Harcourt, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Daniel J. Watts, and Austin Smith.

Other notable guest stars this season are Dan Hedaya (Blue Bloods) as Jill's dad, Alan Kaplan; Peter Grosz (Veep, Vinyl) as a local weatherman covering a horrific New York City blizzard; Stephanie March (Law & Order: SVU, The Invention of Lying) as Ashleigh, ringleader of an Upper East Side "divorced divas" clique; and Bruce Altman (Mr. Robot, Matchstick Men) as Ernie Krevitt, genius investor for Manhattan's elite. Odd Mom Out is created by and stars Jill Kargman, who plays a satirical version of herself trying to coexist with the demanding hierarchy of New York's exclusive Upper East Side ecosystem. Also starring Abby Elliott, Andy Buckley, KK Glick, Sean Kleier, and Joanna Cassidy, this season features even more outrageous antics as the gang tries to redefine themselves and find happiness.


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 May 9-13, 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!


Monday, May 9, 2016

  • Jodie Foster (Paper Moon/Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice) - Watch Jodie on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. She also previews the film Money Monster on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am, n LIVE! with Kelly and Michael (check your listings) and on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Kaley Cuoco (The Big Bang Theory/8 Simple Rules) - Kaley appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kenan Thompson (Kenan & Kel) - Kenan stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Beth Behrs (2 Broke Girls) - Beth visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Kate Micucci (Raising Hope/Scrubs) - Kate is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Zooey Deschanel (New Girl) - Zooey drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Nick Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Nick appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sarah Jessica Parker (Sex and the City/Square Pegs) - Sarah talks about everything from her upcoming HBO show, Divorce, to her sparkly shoes on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin talks about Hamilton's 16 Tony Award nominations and who she thinks should replace Michael Strahan on Live! with Kelly and Michael on People Now.
  • Eugene Levy (Schitt's Creek) - Eugene shares his One Last Thing on People Now.
  • Craig Ferguson (The Drew Carey Show) - Craig is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Aimee Garcia (George Lopez/Greetings from Tucson) - Aimee discusses her upcoming television show Rush Hour on the AOL Build Show at 11am.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
  • 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.
  • Kaley Cuoco (The Big Bang Theory/8 Simple Rules) - Kaley appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She will also be on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Michael Ian Black (The Jim Gaffigan Show/Ed) - Michael stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on NBC's Today in the 9am hour and on the AOL Build Show at 11am.
  • Jane Lynch (Angel from Hell) - Jane visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. She also previews her new project See Jane Sing on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Rob Reiner (All in the Family) - Rob is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Thomas Lennon (The Odd Couple/Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Thomas drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Tituss appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Marc Maron (Maron) - Marc is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project/The Office) - Mindy appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Allison Williams (Girls) - Allison stops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Joe Morton (Grady) - Joe is a guest on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm.
  • Loretta DeVine (The Carmichael Show/The PJs) - Loretta joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • John Slattery (Maggie) - John talks about his new movie Captain America: Civil War on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Ernie Hudson (Grace and Frankie/The Last Precinct) - Ernie talks about Grace and Frankie on People Now.
  • Annie Murphy (Schitt's Creek) - Annie appears on People Now.
  • Beau Mirchoff (Awkward) - Beau is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family/The Class) - Jesse is a guest on The Wendy Williams Show at 12:07am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Nia Vardalos (My Big Fat Greek Life) - Nia discusses her new television series on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) - Watch Alec on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jada Pinkett Smith (A Different World) - Jada appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • B.J. Novak (The Office) - B.J. is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He will also be on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Simon Helberg (The Big Bang Theory) - Simon stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Adam Pally (The Mindy Project/Happy Endings) - Adam visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Riki Lindhome (Another Period/Super Fun Night) - Riki is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Rory Scovel (Ground Floor) - Rory appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Jodie Foster (Paper Moon/Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice) - Jodie drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Chelsea Handler (Are You There, Chelsea?) - Chelsea is a guest on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Lana Parrilla (Spin City) - Lana appears on ABC's Good Morning America sometime bewtween 7-9am, on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael (check your listings) and on the AOL Build Show at 3:30pm.
  • Valerie Harper (Rhoda/Valerie's Family/City) - Valerie visits The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia stops by The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Loretta DeVine (The Carmichael Show/The PJs) - Loretta is a guest on The Wendy Williams Show at 12:07am on BET or on your local stations. She will also be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Christina Applegate (Up All Night/Samantha Who?/Married with Children) - Christina appears on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace chats on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Jonathan Kite (2 Broke Girls) - Jonathan talks about the season finale of 2 Broke Girls on People Now.
  • Bradley Whitford (Happyish/Trophy Wife) - Bradley discusses his new television biopic on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna discusses the fifth season of Veep on NBC's Today in the 10am hour and on the AOL Build Show at 11:30am.
  • Ben Vereen (Webster), Sandy Duncan (The Hogan Family) and John Amos (Good Times) - Ben, Sandy and John talk about Roots on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Demi Lovato (Sonny with a Chance) - Demi appears on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family) - Eric is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Jennie Garth (What I Like About You/Mystery Girls) - Jennie appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Ashley Tisdale (Clipped/The Suite Life of Zack & Cody) - Ashley visits Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Emily Hampshire (Schitt's Creek) - Emily appears on People Now.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
  • Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project/The Office) - Catch Mindy on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC. She will also be on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
  • B.J. Novak (The Office) - B.J. is a guest on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Judith Light (Transparent/Phenom/Who's the Boss?) - Judith is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Joe Morton (Grady) - Joe talks about the play Turn Me Loose on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Steve Harvey (The Steve Harvey Show, Kirstie Alley (Kirstie/Veronica's Closet/Cheers) and Eva Longoria (Telenovela) - The Meredith Vieira Show is counting down their favorite celebrity moments of the season, so check your local listings.
  • Jennie Garth (What I Like About You/Mystery Girls) - Jennie talks about her Hallmark Channel original movie Karen Kingsbury's A Time to Dance on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Simon Helberg (The Big Bang Theory) - Simon discusses the season finale of The Big Bang Theory and his new film Florence Foster Jenkins on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Marilu Henner (Taxi/Evening Shade) - Marilu discusses her new book Changing Normal on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Simon Helberg (The Big Bang Theory) - Simon guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Noah Galvin (The Real O'Neals) - Noah is a guest on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) - Alec appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Holly Robinson Peete (Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/For Your Love) - Holly is a guest on People Now.
Friday, May 13, 2016
  • Zach Woods (Silicon Valley/Playing House/The Office) - Watch Zach on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He will also be on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Thomas Lennon (The Odd Couple/Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Thomas appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher talks about his new show Underground on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Reid Scott (Veep/My Boys) - Reid is a guest on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Fiona Gubelmann (Wilfred) - Fiona talks about the Hallmark Channel original movie Tulips in Spring on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family) - Eric appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Amanda Peet (Togetherness/Bent) - Amanda chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Queen Latifah opens up like never before about her family’s health battles, her new mission to heal your heart and is Queen Latifah ready for motherhood? She puts the rumors to rest on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (April/May)

Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season ALF - The Complete DVD Collection The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series

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
05/02 - Red, White and Blue Collar Sitcoms - Make TV Great Again
05/09 - ALF - The Complete DVD Collection
05/09 - Divorce - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
05/09 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season
05/16 - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, May 25

The Goldbergs - "Agassi" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Adam feels like he’s losing his best friend, Chad, so he attempts to join the tennis team.  When Chad picks Dave Kim as his partner, Adam vows to take him down with Barry in a tennis match, channeling Andre Agassi.  Meanwhile, with the help of Beverly, Erica deals with her post-break up depression just in time for Valentine’s Day.

American Housewife - "The Club" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Anna-Kat develops a fear of water and stops bathing, her therapist suggests the Ottos get her to go swimming. But can Katie get over own her fear of wearing a bathing suit in public at the Westport Country Club so she can help her kid out? Meanwhile Oliver gives his dad a style makeover after students at the college give Greg a low “jalapeño” score.

Modern Family - "Do It Yourself" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Feeling empowered after his successful do-it-yourself  project, Phil convinces Jay to co-invest in a property he has always wanted to develop. Meanwhile, Claire’s new obsession with a TV chef and her new love of cooking Sunday dinners hasn’t been as tasty as she thinks. Haley is the family’s only hope to add a little spice to the situation. At the Pritchett-Tucker house, Cam and Mitchell see that the family is too reliant on technology, so they attempt to teach Lily the importance of hard work, which ends disastrously. Back at the Pritchett’s, Jay feels replaced when he sees Gloria has hired Coach Gary (Payton Manning) to coach Joe and serve as a handy man.

Modern Family - "Heavy Is the Head" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Despite their lofty hopes, Phil and Jay’s property investment might turn out to be a bust, forcing Phil to rethink his original dream. Meanwhile, Cam lands in the hospital due to a head injury and refuses to have an MRI thanks to a traumatic incident with a well when he was a child. Determined to finally impress Claire and keep her from re-gifting her birthday present, Gloria surprises her with a day of luxury at the office. However, after Claire had to implement some rather harsh budget cuts at work, a massage at her desk may not be sending the right message.

black-ish - "Auntsgiving" (ABC, 10:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Pops’ older sister Almaviligerais unexpectedly arrives for Thanksgiving, much to everyone’s delight except Ruby, who can’t stand her ex-sister-in-law. While Bow and Dre go on their last vacation before the baby arrives, the kids try to figure out why Ruby hates Almaviligerais so much.

Speechless - "D-I-- DING" (ABC, 10:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After leaving a note behind Maya’s back, Ray takes sides against the family when Maya dings a nearby car.  Following through on a promise, Jimmy and Dylan share a moment, as father and daughter are on a search in the back room at the local supermarket while JJ teaches a rude customer a lesson, and a moonlighting Kenneth hides his side job from the DiMeos.

The Big Bang Theory - "The Emotion Detection Automation" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Sheldon beta-tests an MIT invention after hearing it can help him read people’s emotions. Also, Leonard can’t hide his feelings when Penny announces her brother is coming to town, and Raj invites his ex-girlfriends over to give him dating advice. Laura Spencer, Katie Micucci, Alessandra Torresani and Katie Leclerc return as Raj’s ex-girlfriends.

Superior Donuts - "What's the Big Idea?" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Franco’s creative new donut flavors become bestsellers, Arthur tries to prove he’s still relevant by coming up with a unique one of his own. Also, Fawz works to dream up an inventive password in order to keep Maya and James from stealing his store’s WiFi.

Mom - "Sword Fights and a Dominican Shortstop" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Christy considers giving up her dream of becoming a lawyer when Bonnie’s ex-girlfriend, Jeanine (Rosie O’Donnell), offers her a lucrative job in real estate. Also, Adam is very curious about Bonnie’s past with women.

Life in Pieces - "Eyebrow Anonymous Trapped Gem" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Tim accidentally shaves off a huge chunk of eyebrow before an important photoshoot, he hopes Jen and Colleen’s grooming expertise can fix it. Also, when Gigi passes away, Greg makes an anonymous donation with the money she left him, but later realizes he wants to be recognized for it; John learns firsthand what Gigi’s life was like at the nursing home; and Joan honors her mother’s memory with unusual jewelry.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 22)

Thursday, May 25

  • Jada Pinkett-Smith (A Different World) - Catch Jada on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Jamie is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He will also be on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Laurie Metcalf (The Big Bang Theory/The McCartyhs/Roseanne) - Laurie stops by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Bryan appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Zach Woods (Silicon Valley/The Office) - Zach visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda Large) - Wanda appears on a repeat of Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm.
  • Whitney Cummings (whitney) - Whitney is a guest on a repeat of @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • The Cast of Veep - Julia Louis Dreyfus, Tony Hale, Anna Chlumsky, Reid Scott, Matt Walsh, Timothy Simons, Kevin Dunn, Gary Cole and Sam Richardson are guests on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Chelsea Handler (Are You There, Chelsea?) - Chelsea stops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Trial & Error/Sherri/Less Than Perfect) - Sherri appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Tiffani Thiessen (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Tiffani kicks off summer with recipes that are included in People's Summer Grilling special issue on People Now at 8:30am.