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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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Tuesday, January 24

The Middle - "A Tough Pill to Swallow" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When a devastated Sue discovers that she has been kicked out of college because she forgot to renew her financial aid, Mike tries to come to her rescue and convince a tough college bursar to reinstate her. Meanwhile, having only taken oral liquid medication all of his life, a frustrated Frankie does everything in her power to teach Brick how to swallow a pill when he gets an ear infection; and Hutch becomes angry with Axl after he keeps driving the Winnebago without permission to Orson to visit new girlfriend April – leaving Hutch without any means of transportation to get to class.

American Housewife - "Art Show" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Anna-Kat draws a super plus-sized portrait of Katie for the school art show, Katie sets out to retrieve it by any means necessary. Meanwhile, with Katie away, Doris is left in charge of Oliver and Taylor. She’s determined to whip them into shape with her Tiger Mom skills, but she may have met her match.

Fresh Off the Boat - "Coming From America" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Louis flies the entire family to Taiwan in an effort to make things right with Gene (Ken Jeong). Upon meeting Gene’s beautiful fiancé, Margaret, and seeing the wonderful life he has built for himself, Louis questions whether his life in Orlando is just as great as it could be in Taiwan. Meanwhile, Jessica takes Eddie, Emery and Evan to her favorite childhood locales, including Dihua Street and Shilin Night Market.

The Real O'Neals - "The Real Match" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Jimmy recruits a reluctant Kenny to join his wrestling team for a one-time match, a surprise victory gives him the confidence to join the team full time to become the first, openly gay athlete at St. Barklays. Kenny’s newfound stardom makes Jimmy feel a bit replaced, but when an opponent refuses to wrestle his brother, Jimmy puts his feelings aside and rallies the team around Kenny. Meanwhile, Pat injures his back trying to help Eileen prepare for a weekend getaway, but things only get worse when she tries to be the perfect caregiver to impress VP Murray but fails miserably.

New Girl - "The Hike" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
While on a day hike, Jess and Robby (guest star Nelson Franklin) discover something unexpected about their relationship. Also, Winston throws a surprise welcome home party for Aly (guest star Nasim Pedrad). Meanwhile, Schmidt and Cece fail to impress their new neighbors.

The Mick - "The Master" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
All hell breaks loose, as the kids fight over who will take the master bedroom. Also, Mickey pursues a wealthy businessman who quickly discovers that she is not the prize he thought she was.

Teachers - "Stranger Danger" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
There’s a trespasser at Fillmore and a new security guard is hired. Ms. Snap and Ms. Bennigan hold a “Women Empowering Women” workshop, Mrs. Adler takes stranger danger too far, and Ms. Watson purchases a male safety dummy.

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Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of January 23)

Tuesday, January 24

  • Retta (Parks and Recreation) - Catch Retta on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She will also be on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Claudia O'Doherty (Love) - Claudia is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • John Goodman (Roseanne/Normal, Ohio) - John talks about Patriots Day on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Yvette Nicole Brown (The Odd Couple/Community) - Yvette visits Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Jennifer Esposito (Samantha Who?/Spin City) - Jennifer appears on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. She will also be on the AOL Build Show at 1pm.
  • Justina Machado (One Day at a Time) - Justina talks about the new Netflix series One Day at a Time on the AOL Build Show at 12pm.