Friday, June 03, 2016

TV Land Picks Up Nobodies to Series from Melissa McCarthy; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of June 6, 2016)

Nobodies

TV Land has given a series pickup to Nobodies with a 12-episode first season, with writer/director/actor Michael McDonald (MADtv) serving as Executive Producer and Showrunner. Nobodies stars and is executive produced and written by Groundlings alums Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras (Mike Tyson Mysteries) and revolves around the three as they try desperately to land one of their famous friends for a feature script that they have developed, so that they, too, can rise to fame in Hollywood. Davidson, Dorf and Ramras are partnering with their real-life friends, Emmy® winner Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone, who will be executive producing Nobodies through their production company, On The Day, with Falcone directing and guest-starring in the pilot episode. Jason Bateman (Arrested Development), Maya Rudolph (Saturday Night Live), Jim Rash (Community) and Nat Faxon (Married) will also guest star in the pilot. In addition to McCarthy, Falcone and McDonald, JAX Media's Tony Hernandez will executive produce for TV Land, expanding the partnership that currently includes Younger and The Jim Gaffigan Show. Stay with us for continued updates, such as a premiere date for this single-camera comedy.


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 June 6-10, 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!


Sunday, June 5, 2016

  • Don Cheadle (House of Lies/The Golden Palace) - Catch Don on Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night at 7pm on ABC.
Monday, June 6, 2016
  • Geena Davis (The Geena Davis Show/Buffalo Bill) - Watch Geena on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family/The Class) and Jane Krakowski (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/30 Rock) - Jesse and Jane perform Broadway Carpool Karaoke on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. Jane talks about her Tony nominated Broadway show She Loves Me on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Tom Cavanagh (Ed/Scrubs) - Tom stops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Will Arnett (Arrested Development/Up All Night/Running Wilde) - Will is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Shiri Appleby (Sunday Dinner/Knight & Daye) - Shiri talks about Lifetime's UnREAL on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Freddie Prinze Jr. (Freddie) - Freddie creates a recipe from his cookbook Back to the Kitchen on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • D.L. Hughley (The Hughleys) - D.L. guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Mario Lopez (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Mario has Ellen's favorite staff moments on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Meagan Good (Mr. Robinson/Cousin Skeeter) - Meagan and her husband DeVon Franklin talk about their book The Wait on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ana Ortiz (A.U.S.A./Kristin) - Ana and Roslyn Sanchez join Clinton Kelly in the kitchen to make grilled swordfish with fresh herbs on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Laura Linney (The Big C) - Laura talks about Genius on the AOL Build Show at 5:30pm.
  • Donald Faison (The Exes/Scrubs - Donald talks about GSN's Winsanity on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • David Schwimmer (Friends) - David chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Sally Field (Gidget/The Flying Nun) - Sally is a guest on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
  • George Foreman (George) - George discusses Muhammad Ali's death on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Catch Megan on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Freddie Prinze Jr. (Freddie) - Freddie is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He talks about his new cookbook Back to the Kitchen on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT and on the AOL Build Show at 1pm.
  • Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) - Thomas appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Tim Robbins (The Brink) - Tim drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Marc Maron (Maron) - Marc is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Dana Carvey (One of the Boys) - Dana appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Deon Cole (Angie Tribeca/black-ish) - Deon appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Tituss discusses Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Joel McHale (Community) - Joel guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie has Ellen's favorite human interest stories on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) and Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent/Arrested Development/The Larry Sanders Show) - People Now takes a look at where the cast of City Slickers is now at 8:30am.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin shares her One Last Thing on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Luis Guzman (How to Make It in America/Luis) - Luis talks about Puerto Ricans in Paris on the AOL Build Show at 2pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Tori Spelling (Mystery Girls) - Tori talks about Mother May I Sleep with Danger on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Don Cheadle (House of Lies/The Golden Palace) - Don is a guest on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Watch Melissa and the cast of the new Ghostbusters film on Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night at 8pm and Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Laura Linney (The Big C) - Laura appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Ben Schwartz (Parks and Recreation) - Ben stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Linda Cardellini (The Goode Family/Guys Like Us) - Linda is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Marc Maron (Maron) - Marc drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Joel McHale (Community) - Joel guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney appears on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Marilu Henner (Taxi/Evening Shade) - Marilu talks about her Hallmark Movies & Mysteries movie Three Bedrooms, One Corpse: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Freddie Prinze Jr. (Freddie) - Freddie talks about his new cookbook on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. He cooks with People Now and gives a sneak peek at his new cookbook at 8:30am. He will also be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin talks about Central Intelligence on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about Patricia Heaton Parties on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Ashley Tisdale (Clipped/The Suite Life of Zack & Cody) - Ashley discusses her new makeup line on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
  • Will Arnett (Arrested Development/The Millers/Up All Night) - Catch Will on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) - Thomas appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Tom Papa (Come to Papa) - Tom is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Thomas Lennon (The Odd Couple/Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Thomas guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Malcolm Jamal-Warner (The Cosby Show/Malcolm & Eddie) - Malcolm is a guest on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Morris Chestnut (Out All Night) - Morris appears on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about her new cooking show Patricia Heaton Parties on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Tia Mowry (Instant Mom/The Game/Sister, Sister) - Tia is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael discusses his father's health scare on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • D.L. Hughley (The Hughleys) - D.L. chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Mike Epps (Uncle Buck/Survivor's Remorse) - Mike will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Donald Faison (The Exes/Scrubs) - Donald discusses his game show Winsanity on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • David Spade (Rules of Engagement/8 Simple Rules/Just Shoot Me!) - David is a guest on Chelsea on Netflix, so check your local listings.
Friday, June 10, 2016
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Watch Anthony on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man/The Steve Harvey Show) - Cedric visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • David Duchovny (Californication) - David stops by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • David Spade (Rules of Engagement/8 Simple Rules/Just Shoot Me!) - David appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Tituss is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Deon Cole (Angie Tribeca/black-ish) - Deon discusses Angie Tribeca on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) - Alec guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Tiffani Thiessen (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Tiffani is a guest on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Mike Epps (Uncle Buck/Survivor's Remorse) - Mike teams up with Mario Batali to create a "VIP Plate" on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace reveals how she avoids burnout on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Laura Linney (The Big C) - Laura talks about Genius on NBC's Today in the 9am hour and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Cristela Alonzo (Cristela) - Cristela guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • He also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Maura Tierney (NewsRadio) - Maura chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
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New on DVD/Blu-ray (April/May/June)

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
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
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, July 26

The Goldbergs - "Jedi Master Adam Skywalker" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
As the school year comes to a close, Barry and Erica wonder what they’ll be voted for in the yearbook and pressure Adam – who’s on staff – to see the rough layout before it goes to print. But when they accidentally delete it, mass panic ensues and messes up Adam’s relationship with Jackie. Meanwhile, Murray is annoyed when Marvin comes to visit for money, but Beverly convinces him to help Marvin out with a plan, because he’s family.

Speechless - "T-H-- THE C-L-- CLUB" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
JJ gets into an argument with Kenneth over their time together while Dylan decides she must “parent-trap” them both so they can get back together. Meanwhile, the family gets a chance to be members of a country club for a week. Ray sees it as a chance to live the high life while Maya jumps at the chance to spend mother-and-son time.

Modern Family - "Grab It" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Jay’s favorite place in the world, and only refuge, may be losing some of its charm when Phil considers becoming a member. At the Dunphy house, Claire mistakes her influence on Alex’s life choices, and Hayley cares too much about what Alex thinks about hers. Meanwhile, when Cam doesn’t give Mitchell the full story on what his play is really about, it really puts Mitchell in the spotlight.

American Housewife - "Other People's Marriages" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Katie encourages Viv (Leslie Bibb) to stand up to her boorish husband, Alan, but things backfire when Viv succeeds and decides to leave him – and move in with the Ottos.

Modern Family - "Snow Ball" (ABC, 10:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Manny and Luke put on the school’s lavish winter dance and end up over their heads due to a texting error, it is up to them to fix it before the end of the night. Meanwhile, Gloria, Claire, Mitchell and Cam all volunteer at the dance while Jay’s thinly veiled guise to get out of it by pretending to want to spend time with Phil backfires. During the dance, Claire and Gloria attempt to set up Marjorie (“Saturday Night Live”’s Vanessa Bayer), an overbearing mom, with the school’s principal. Finally, Mitchell is unnerved to be back in high school and is shocked to see a lot of himself in the school bully and feels he needs a little guidance.

The Goldbergs - "Crazy Calls" (ABC, 10:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After getting their first-ever answering machines, Murray and Pop-Pop wage a message war on one another. Fed up, Erica, Barry and Pops try to stop the fighting by offering a trip to a hockey game as an olive branch. Meanwhile, Adam finally finds a lunch-time home with some lovable geeks in the computer room, but Beverly worries about his social standing and intervenes.

The Carmichael Show - "Maxine's Sister" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
When Maxine (Amber Stevens West) brings her sister (guest star Aurora Perrineau) to meet the Carmichaels, Bobby (Lil Rel Howery) reveals that they've previously met under unexpected circumstances forcing an exploration on judgment, hypocrisy and what it means to be family.

The Carmichael Show - "The Blues" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Maxine (Amber Stevens West) finds Cynthia (Loretta Devine) in the kitchen crying, she uncovers an uncomfortable possibility that is hard for the whole family to face: Cynthia may be suffering from depression and in need of therapy.

Nightcap - "The Show Might Go On, Part 1" (Pop, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Jimmy's girlfriend, Christie Brinkley, urges him to quit the show; saving her voice for a speaking engagement, TV personality Bethenny Frankel makes Penny do her dirty work; actor David Hasselhoff tells embarrassing stories about his nephew, Marcus.

Younger - "The Gift of The Maggie" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Liza hunts for a new romance author, bringing her closer to Charles. Maggie slashes an art competitor.

Odd Mom Out - " M.F.A. in B.S." (Bravo, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Jill struggles to make the right impression at her art show; New York Times best-selling author Derek Blasberg pays a visit to Brooke and Devon at Von Weber headquarters, but things do not go as planned; Lex gets advice from a stranger.

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Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of July 24)

Wednesday, July 26

  • Sutton Foster (Younger) - Watch Sutton on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jim Gaffigan (The Jim Gaffigan Show/My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Jim visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Laura Linney (The Big C) - Laura stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. She also chats on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Sanaa Lathan (The Cleveland Show/LateLine) - Sanaa is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Reid Scott (Veep/My Boys) - Reid appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Steve Agee (The Sarah Silverman Program) - Steve is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Baron Vaughn (Grace and Frankie) - Baron appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Alice Wetterlund (People of Earth/Silicon Valley) - Alice is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Charlie Hunnam (Undeclared) - Charlie appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Kristen Schaal (The Last Man on Earth/Bob's Burgers) - Kristen is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • T.J. Miller (Silicon Valley/The Goodwin Games/Carpoolers) - T.J. discusses his upcoming film The Emoji Movie on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Jade Pettyjohn (School of Rock) - Jade appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Nico Tortorella (Younger) - Nico is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Kelsey Grammer (Frasier/Cheers) - Kelsey talks about The Last Tycoon on the AOL Build Show at 10:30am.