Monday, September 05, 2016

TV Marathons on Labor Day 2016

Happy Labor Day! It's a holiday, so of course you turn to SitcomsOnline to see what marathons are on TV! Most of you are probably outdoors this last "unofficial" weekend of summer with your family & friends, but for those of you who are in need of some TV marathons...as usual, you've come to the right place!

First, we recently mentioned about getTV's In the Heat of the Night Labor Day marathon! It all begins at 6am. Antenna TV will have a Labor Day marathon of Leave it to Beaver. Go back to school with Beaver and Wally Cleaver, as Antenna TV will air a "Back to School Leave It to Beaver Marathon" featuring 36 school themed episodes that will take viewers back into the classroom. The bell rings at 5am ET and the marathon lasts until 11pm ET. Moving on, Logo has a launch marathon of Dawson's Creek beginning at 4am today through 11am, followed by movies. TV Land wants to thank you for being a friend with a Golden Girls marathon from 9am-6pm. TBS has a marathon of Friends from 10am-5pm, followed by a Family Guy and American Dad! 1-2 punch from 5pm-10:30pm. FXX will air an all-day marathon of The Simpsons on Labor Day beginning at 7am, while sister network FX airs a marathon of the sitcom Mike & Molly from 7am-5:30pm. WGN America will have a 8-hour marathon of In the Heat of the Night from 9am-5pm, followed by a Cops marathon from 5pm-11pm. And TV One has an Empire marathon beginning at 7am lasting through 1am.

TeenNick will have a marathon of the sitcom Zoey 101 from 6am-10pm. Esquire will have a marathon of Ninja Warriors starting a 7am. TNT will solve crimes with Rizzoli & Isles on Labor Day with a marathon from 9am-9pm leading into an all-new episode at 9pm. ION will entertain us by airing a Law & Order: SVU Labor Day marathon from 9am-6pm. And looking for more Law & Order? Sundance Channel will have a Law & Order marathon from 5pm-11pm. USA Network has a Labor Day marathon for Chrisley Knows Best starting at 6am lasting through 7:30pm. Spike TV will fight crime with a Cops and Jail marathon from 11am-10pm, while Cloo will have a House marathon from 6am-6am. WE tv will showcase a CSI: Miami marathon from 4pm-5am, with Law & Order: Criminal Intent during the day from 10am-4pm. VH1 Classic will showcase a Daria and Beavis and Butthead marathon from 2pm-8pm, while Pivot gives us a Veronica Mars marathon from 11am-7pm again. Syfy has a marathon of Z Nation running now and all the way into early Tuesday. Reality TV wise, E! has a Keeping Up With the Kardashians marathon beginning at 7am, while Bravo has a Real Housewives marathon beginning at 10am.

There are plenty of movie options as well, of course. AMC has a Back to the Future movies marathon beginning at 12 noon. Starz Encore has a James Bond movies marathon starting now lasting through 3am early Tuesday. And Freeform has a movies marathon beginning at 11am through 11pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (September)

The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season Modern Family - The Complete Season 7

09/06 - Coach - Season One (Mill Creek) / Season Two / Seasons One and Two
09/06 - South Park - The Complete Ninteenth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season
09/20 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season
09/20 - Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season
09/20 - Modern Family - The Complete Season 7
09/20 - Veep - Season 5
09/27 - The Wonder Years - Season Six
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, September 28

The Goldbergs - "I Heart Video Dating" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Erica and Lainey try to find Bill a woman of interest by using new technology for dating. They recruit Adam to create a demo reel, but Beverly insists she will find someone the old fashioned way. Meanwhile, after a “failed” aptitude test, Barry decides he wants to be a gym teacher and becomes Coach Mellor’s apprentice.

Speechless - "N-E--NEW A-I--AIDE" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Maya struggles as Kenneth takes over as JJ’s full-time aide. Loving his new freedom, JJ avoids attending a physical therapy appointment, and Maya automatically blames Kenneth, using any excuse to confirm her misgivings and moves to fire him. Meanwhile, Jimmy struggles to teach Dylan the family way to not be so neighborly.

Modern Family - "A Stereotypical Day" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jay does not want to give the new family moving in across the street the wrong impression and goes out of his way to make sure they know he is the best kind of neighbor, while Manny decides that the best way to an attractive and radical-thinking teenage girl’s heart is through his actions. Meanwhile, at the Pritchett house, the entire family is using Alex’s recent bout of mono to their advantage. Finally, Cam and Mitchell have always felt they were the most open, non-judgmental and supportive parents. However, when they overhear Lily insulting her new friend, they have to take a quick look in the mirror before they teach her a lesson about acceptance.

black-ish - "God" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Dre discovers that Zoey is questioning her belief in God, he undergoes a crisis of faith and leans on family members and coworkers for their input. Meanwhile, Bow’s brother Johan comes to stay with The Johnsons after living abroad and becomes an instant thorn in Dre’s side.

Younger - "A Kiss is Just a Kiss" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Liza sends Caitlin off to college and struggles to weigh her feelings for both Josh and Charles.

Impastor - "The Devil Went Down to Ladner" (TV Land, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Buddy’s attempt to outfox the detectives backfires. Dora, Alexa, and Russell suspect something ominous is going on with their new pastor. Schmidt learns the truth about Ashlee.

You're the Worst - "Twenty-Two" (FXX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Edgar spends the day trying to find some relief for his PTSD.

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Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of September 26)

Wednesday, September 28

  • Sarah Jessica Parker (Divorce/Sex and the City/Square Pegs) - Watch Sarah on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Daveed Diggs (black-ish) - Daveed stops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • January Jones (The Last Man on Earth) - January appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She will also be on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings and on the AOL Build Show at 11am.
  • Wilmer Valderrama (That '70s Show) - Wilmer visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ken Marino (Marry Me/Party Down/Men Behaving Badly) - Ken is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Ted Danson (The Good Place/Becker/Cheers) - Ted stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • T.J. Miller (Silicon Valley/The Goodwin Games/Carpoolers) - T.J. appears on Chelsea on Netflix.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Nathan Lane (Modern Family/Encore! Encore!/Charlie Lawrence) and John Goodman (Roseanne) - Nathan and John talk about The Front Page on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Hilary Duff (Younger/Lizzie McGuire) and Debbie Mazar (Younger/Entourage/Working) - Hilary and Debbie talk about Younger on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. Hilary will also be on People Now at 8:30am.
  • The Cast of Impastor - Michael Rosenbaum, Sara Rue, Mircea Monroe, David Rasche and Mike Kosinski discuss Impastor on the AOL Build Show at 12pm and on Facebook Live. Sara will also be on PIX Morning News on WPIX in New York.
  • Marcia Gay Harden (Trophy Wife) - Marcia is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Norm Macdonald (Norm) - Norm appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.