Friday, August 12, 2016

Girlfriends, Everybody Hates Chris, and The Game Coming to CW Seed; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 15, 2016)

Girlfriends, Everybody Hates Chris and The Game on CW Seed

The CW is turning 10 years old this fall and they will celebrate with three past sitcoms on their digital site CW Seed. Joining CW Seed later this year are three sitcoms: Girlfriends, Everybody Hates Chris and The Game. All three series aired on The CW in 2006 when the network launched (when UPN and The WB merged). Girlfriends aired on UPN for most of its run, from 2000–06, but it aired on The CW for its last 2 seasons from 2006–08. Everybody Hates Chris aired on UPN in the 2005–2006 season and then aired on The CW for the rest of its run from 2006–2009. And The Game premiered in 2006 when The CW formed and aired from 2006-09 before getting canceled, but then BET resurrected the series from 2011-2015. Enjoy all three sitcoms on CW Seed coming very soon!


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 Aug. 15-19, 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, August 13, 2016

  • Barbara Eden (I Dream of Jeannie) and Nick Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Barbara and Nick will be featured on Oprah: Where Are They Now? at 10pm ET/PT on OWN.
Monday, August 15, 2016
  • Billy Eichner (Difficult People/Parks and Recreation) - Watch Billy on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • David Duchovny (Californication) - David is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Julie Klausner (Difficult People) - Julie visits The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Yakov Smirnoff (What a Country!/Night Court) - Yakov is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Kate Micucci (Raising Hope/'Til Death) - Kate appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Margo Martindale (The Millers) - Margo stops by LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Nick Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Nick is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Mike Epps (Uncle Buck/Survivor's Remorse) - Mike teams up with Mario Batali to create a “VIP Plate” of Italian Piadini with Zucchini and Prosciutto on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael gives Rachael the scoop on his book, Wake Up Happy and he’s pulling off a makeover on one man who’s never owned a suit on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • D.L. Hughley (The Hughleys) - D.L. appears on a repeat of Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Catch Bryan on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Busy Philipps (Cougar Town) - Busy appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Maz Jobrani (The Knights of Prosperity/Better Off Ted) - Maz is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Louis C.K. (Louie) - Louis appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Mary Elizabeth Ellis (The Grinder/Perfect Couples/It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Mary is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jussie Smollett (On Our Own) - Jussie guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Eve (Eve) - Eve appears on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 12:07am on BET or on your local stations.
  • David Schwimmer (Friends) - David and Jim Sturgis join Mario Batali to make a zesty Skirt Steak with Chipotle Mexican Corn on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Ed Begley, Jr. (Your Family or Mine/Gary Unmarried) - Ed and his family discuss their new energy-saving home on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Jazmyn Simon (Ballers) - Jazmyn visits Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Craig Bierko (Madman of the People/Sydney) - Craig is a guest on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Jane Lynch (Angel from Hell) - Jane is a guest on a repeat of Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda appears on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
  • Christina Applegate (Up All Night/Samantha Who?/Married with Children) - Watch Christina on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jimmy O. Yang (Silicon Valley) and Milana Vayntrub (Other Space) - Jimmy and Milana are guests on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Jodie Foster (Paper Moon/Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice) - Jodie appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Queen Latifah drops by LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • David Duchovny (Californication) - David is a guest on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Yakov Smirnoff (What a Country!/Night Court) - Yakov visits Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Melissa Rauch (The Big Bang Theory) - Melissa is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • John Krasinski (The Office) - John and the cast of The Hollars are guests on the AOL Build Show at 12:00pm.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
  • Danny McBride (Vice Principals/Eastbound & Down) - Catch Danny on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kathryn Hahn (Happyish/Free Agents) - Kathryn appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Bradley Cooper (Kitchen Confidential) - Bradley is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. He also talks about War Dogs on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • John Leguizamo (The Brothers Garcia) - John guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna visits LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Bob Saget (Full House/How I Met Your Mother) - Bob appears on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Brooke Shields (Suddenly Susan) - Brooke joins Michael Symon to make a irresistible Crispy Fish Tacos on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Laura Marano (Austin & Ally/Back to You) - Laura performs live for the People Now Concert Series at 8:30am.
  • Sabrina Carpenter (Girl Meets World) - Sabrina is a guest on People Now at 8:30am.
Friday, August 19, 2016
  • Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie/Malibu Country) and Jane Fonda (Grace and Frankie) - Watch Lily and Jane on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Eric Andre (Man Seeking Woman/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - Eric is a guest on Chelsea on Netflix.
  • Lizzy Caplan (Party Down/The Class) - Lizzy stops by LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Ray Romano (Everybody Loves Raymond) - Ray appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Cheryl Hines (Curb Your Enthusiasm/Suburgatory) - Cheryl is a guest on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Rob Schneider (Rob/Men Behaving Badly) - Rob appears on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ana Ortiz (A.U.S.A./Kristin) - Ana and and Roslyn Sanchez join Clinton Kelly in the kitchen to make Grilled Swordfish with Fresh Herbs on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Laura Marano (Austin & Ally/Back to You) - Laura performs on an encore presentation of the People Now Concert Series at 8:30am.
  • Christina Milian (Grandfathered) - Christina is a guest on a repeat of Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Tuesday, December 12

The Middle - "The Christmas Miracle" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
It’s Christmastime, and Frankie and Sue are devastated after Axl informs them that he’s not going to church this year because he’s beginning to question his faith. Meanwhile, Mike goes to war with the Glossner kids after they keep defacing his new, giant inflatable snowman; and Brick goes all out in an attempt to wrap his first present for a planned Christmas Yankee Swap.

Fresh Off the Boat - "Do You Hear What I Hear?" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
As head of the HOA Christmas committee, Jessica threatens to cut the neighborhood caroling this year due to last year’s rocky performance. However, Deirdre says that her friend Holly (Paula Abdul), who teaches “Performance and Movement,” will help get everyone into tip-top, melodic shape. Meanwhile, Marvin becomes suspicious of Honey when she goes to see “Titanic” at the movies without him; Nicole develops her first girl crush and struggles with how to get her attention.

black-ish - "Sugar Daddy" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Dre is diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes and after talking to Pops, he’s resolved to curing himself. Things come to a head at the Stevens & Lido holiday party. Meanwhile, Jack is convinced that baby Devante hates him, so he enlists Junior and Diane’s help.

The Mayor - "Grey Christmas" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After visiting a homeless shelter on Christmas Eve, Courtney realizes things for the needy could be improved and pledges to make it a joyous Christmas that every family deserves. But when he learns he doesn’t have the budget to deliver on his promise, Courtney loses hope and his holiday spirit which leads to a magical “It’s A Wonderful Life” moment that makes him realize he has the gift needed to pull off a Christmas miracle.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Game Night" / "The Favor" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Rosa asks for Jake's help to deliver important information to her parents, but their plan goes awry when they assume the two are in a relationship; Seamus Murphy comes back to redeem an ethically questionable favor owed by Capt. Holt.

Teachers - "Let It Flow" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Ms. Cannon discovers that one of her students is an artistic prodigy. Mrs. Adler and Ms. Watson take the mini-society competition to a new level.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of December 11)

Tuesday, December 12

  • Tom Hanks (Bosom Buddies) - Catch Tom on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about The Post on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Jane Krakowski (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/30 Rock) - Jane appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ari Graynor (I'm Dying Up Here/Bad Teacher) - Ari is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Niecy Nash (The Soul Man/Getting On/Do Not Disturb/Reno 911!) - Niecy visits The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Bill Pullman (1600 Penn) - Bill stops by Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Miles Brown (black-ish) - Miles appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Ana Gasteyer (People of Earth/Lady Dynamite/Suburgatory) - Ana talks about Fox's A Christmas Story Live! on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Noah Galvin (The Real O'Neals) - Noah talks about Dear Evan Hansen on the BUILD Series at 4pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (November/December)

The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Third Season Living Single - The Complete Third Season Alice - The Complete Sixth Season One Day at a Time - The Complete Series Fuller House - The Complete Second Season

11/07 - American Dad! - Volume 12
11/07 - Family Guy - Season Fifteen
11/07 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Third Season
11/14 - D.C. Follies - The Complete Series
11/21 - Living Single - The Complete Third Season
11/24 - Grandfathered - Season 1
12/05 - Alice - The Complete Sixth Season
12/05 - One Day at a Time - The Complete Series
12/05 - The Simpsons - The Eighteenth Season
12/05 - South Park - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray) / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5
12/12 - Fuller House - The Complete Second Season
12/19 - South Park - The Complete Sixth Season (Blu-ray) / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11
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