Sunday, January 01, 2017

Week 15 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2016-17 Week 15 TV Ratings (first three nights Mon-Wed; Thu still prelim): 

Households: #1. CBS 3.67/7 rating/share (-10% in rating from first four nights week 14); #2. NBC  2.39/4 (-55%); #3. ABC 2.09/4 (-13%); #4. Fox 1.19/1 (-11%); #5. The CW 0.49/1 (-4%).
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 5.847 million (-8% from first four nights week 14); #2. NBC 3.625 million (-57%); #3. ABC 3.400 million (-12%); #4. Fox 1.893 million (-10%); #5. The CW 0.789 million (-2%).
Adults 18-49: #1. CBS 0.84/3 rating/share (-13% in rating from first four nights week 14); #2. ABC 0.83/3 (-11%); #3. NBC 0.76/3 (-60%); #4. Fox 0.49/2 (-14%); #5. The CW 0.25/1 (even)

We have previous week's final ratings, Week 14 (12/19/16-12/25/16, LIVE+SD). NBC won the week in A18-49, boosted by two primetime NFL games, and did a 2.22 rating.  ABC was #2 with a 0.86 rating. CBS was #3 with a 0.76 rating, while Fox did just a 0.65 rating.  Among total viewers, NBC was also #1 with 9.003 million, with CBS #2 at 5.196  million.  ABC was #3 with 3.639 and Fox at #4 with only 2.189 million.

For season to-date (9/19/16-12/28/16, LIVE+SD), NBC is 1 in A18-49 with a 2.28 rating, followed by Fox at #2 with a 1.70 rating, which is heavily inflated by a high 7-game World Series. CBS is  #3 with a 1.51 rating and ABC at #4 with a 1.26 rating. Among total viewers it is NBC is now #1 at 8.421 million, followed by CBS at #2 with 8.328 million, as NBC is up to #1 thanks to two NFL games a week. World Series boosted Fox still at #3 with 5.512 million but ABC at #4 is catching up with 5.377 million.

Back to week 15 (Dec. 26-Jan. 1), read our full night-by-night analysis followed by how the sitcoms did! GREAT showings are in BOLD. If they are in bold in both total viewers and 18-49, then it is very impressive:


Week 15 (Dec. 26-Jan. 1) Analysis















Last Sunday (Dec. 25)(Week 14)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM4,704,00014,008,000 (9,304,000)0.562.33 (1.77)REPEAT
The Sound of MusicABC7:00PM
5,359,000 (5,359,000)
1.14 (1.14)
Bob's BurgersFox7:00PM1,158,000
1,158,000 0.35
0.35 REPEAT
Breakthrough PrizeFox7:00PM
1,643,000 (1,643,000)
0.50 (0.50)
Football Night in AmericaNBC7:30PM7,637,0007,009,000 628,000 2.042.05 (0.01)
NBA Post GameABC7:44PM3,228,000
3,228,000 1.06
1.06
Bob's BurgersFox7:30PM1,220,000
1,220,000 0.40
0.40 REPEAT
I Love Lucy XmasCBS8:00PM3,413,00010,373,000 (6,960,000)0.481.40 (0.92)REPEAT vs. NCIS
ABC MovieABC8:00PM3,672,000
3,672,000 1.13
1.13 8-10PM
Football Night in AmericaNBC8:00PM13,263,00012,491,000 772,000 3.674.02 (0.35)
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM1,482,0001,772,000 (290,000)0.500.73 (0.23)REPEAT
Sunday Night FootballNBC8:30PM21,413,00024,148,000 (2,735,000)6.408.09 (1.69)831-1128P
Son of ZornFox8:30PM1,009,0001,353,000 (344,000)0.350.60 (0.25)REPEAT
Dick Van Dyke XmasCBS9:00PM2,496,0009,047,000 (6,551,000)0.301.09 (0.79)REPEAT vs. Madam
To Tell the TruthABC9:00PM

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Family GuyFox9:00PM1,303,0001,510,000 (207,000)0.480.67 (0.19)REPEAT
Last Man on EarthFox9:30PM1,164,0001,137,000 27,000 0.370.43 (0.06)REPEAT
MacGyverCBS10:00PM2,478,0005,078,000 (2,600,000)0.330.75 (0.42)REPEAT vs. Elementary
SpeechlessABC10:00PM2,102,000
2,102,000 0.62
0.62 REPEAT
black-ishABC10:30PM1,955,000
1,955,000 0.53
0.53 REPEAT
DatelineNBC10:00PM

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Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Kevin Can WaitCBS8:00PM4,872,000
4,872,000 0.83
0.83 REPEAT
Oprah Winfrey SpecialCBS8:00PM
9,466,000 (9,466,000)
1.34 (1.34)
Charlie Brown New YearABC8:00PM3,886,000
3,886,000 0.88
0.88 REPEAT
Great Xmas Light FightABC8:00PM
4,514,000 (4,514,000)
1.07 (1.07)
Hairspray Live!NBC8:00PM2,472,000
2,472,000 0.53
0.53 8-11P REPEAT
America's Got Talent XmasNBC8:00PM
9,538,000 (9,538,000)
1.80 (1.80)
GothamFox8:00PM1,338,0001,509,000 (171,000)0.350.42 (0.07)REPEAT
iHeart RadioCW8:00PM833,000
833,000 0.28
0.28 REPEAT 8-930P
SupergirlCW8:00PM
1,302,000 (1,302,000)
0.37 (0.37)
Man with a PlanCBS8:30PM4,080,000
4,080,000 0.68
0.68 REPEAT
Kevin Can WaitCBS9:00PM3,807,0006,166,000 (2,359,000)0.651.11 (0.46)REPEAT vs. Man
Rudolph's Shiny New YearABC9:00PM2,928,000
2,928,000 0.73
0.73 REPEAT
LuciferFox9:00PM1,591,0001,600,000 (9,000)0.370.43 (0.06)REPEAT
Women's HonorsCW9:00PM
510,000 (510,000)
0.16 (0.16)
Man with a PlanCBS9:30PM3,625,0005,024,000 (1,399,000)0.641.15 (0.51)REPEAT vs. 2 Broke
Whose Line It It?CW9:30PM595,000
595,000 0.21
0.21 REPEAT
ScorpionCBS10:00PM3,544,0007,529,000 (3,985,000)0.551.15 (0.60)REPEAT
Great American BakingABC10:00PM2,316,0002,888,000 (572,000)0.530.69 (0.16)REPEAT
The WallNBC10:00PM
6,532,000 (6,532,000)
1.59 (1.59)










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM9,490,0009,757,000 (267,000)1.080.97 0.11 REPEAT
The MiddleABC8:00PM4,544,0003,363,000 1,181,000 0.940.83 0.11 REPEAT vs. Toy Xmas(R)
The WallNBC8:00PM4,795,0005,292,000 (497,000)1.090.77 0.32 REPEAT vs. Buble
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:00PM1,527,0002,615,000 (1,088,000)0.470.77 (0.30)REPEAT vs. Ice Age Xmas(R)
The FlashCW8:00PM880,000922,000 (42,000)0.250.29 (0.04)REPEAT vs. Crews
American HousewifeABC8:30PM3,733,0003,646,000 87,000 0.881.00 (0.12)REPEAT vs. Shrek Halls(R)
New GirlFox8:30PM1,111,0001,432,000 (321,000)0.350.51 (0.16)REPEAT
Kennedy Center HonorsCBS9:00PM8,620,000
8,620,000 0.97
0.97 9-11P
BullCBS9:00PM
6,967,000 (6,967,000)
0.77 (0.77)
Fresh off The BoatABC9:00PM3,024,000
3,024,000 0.80
0.80 REPEAT
The YearABC9:00PM
3,811,000 (3,811,000)
1.00 (1.00)
This Is UsNBC9:00PM3,600,000
3,600,000 0.79
0.79 REPEAT
Tony Bennett SpecialNBC9:00PM
6,687,000 (6,687,000)
0.79 (0.79)
BonesFox9:00PM1,749,0001,369,000 380,000 0.410.53 (0.12)REPEAT vs. Scream
No TomorrowCW9:00PM595,000882,000 (287,000)0.160.27 (0.11)REPEAT vs. Commercials(R)
The Real O'NealsABC9:30PM2,425,000
2,425,000 0.70
0.70 REPEAT
BullCBS10:00PM
5,397,000 (5,397,000)
0.70 (0.70)
20/20 SpecialABC10:00PM3,283,000
3,283,000 0.86
0.86
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM2,853,000
2,853,000 0.56
0.56 REPEAT










Wednesday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM6,721,0005,897,000 824,000 1.131.09 0.04
The GoldbergsABC8:00PM4,261,0004,003,000 258,000 1.030.94 0.09 REPEAT
Law & Order: SVUNBC8:00PM4,527,0002,944,000 1,583,000 0.820.73 0.09 REPEAT vs. Elf Buddy(R)
Foster Farms Bowl PreFox8:00PM1,664,000
1,664,000 0.44
0.44
Lethal WeaponFox8:00PM
3,796,000 (3,796,000)
0.79 (0.79)
ArrowCW8:00PM875,000770,000 105,000 0.270.27 - REPEAT vs. Crews
SpeechlessABC8:30PM3,573,0003,294,000 279,000 0.930.83 0.10 REPEAT vs. American House(R)
Foster Farm's BowlFox8:30PM2,628,000
2,628,000 0.69
0.69 840-1218
MacGyverCBS9:00PM4,209,0005,374,000 (1,165,000)0.701.03 (0.33)REPEAT vs. Boss
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM4,150,0003,939,000 211,000 1.050.92 0.13 REPEAT
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM4,799,0003,302,000 1,497,000 1.010.65 0.36 REPEAT
StarFox9:00PM
2,626,000 (2,626,000)
0.71 (0.71)
SupergirlCW9:00PM836,000627,000 209,000 0.270.19 0.08 REPEAT vs. Arrow(R)
black-ishABC9:30PM3,660,0002,943,000 717,000 0.990.76 0.23 REPEAT vs. O'Neals(R)
Criminal MindsCBS10:00PM3,681,0005,975,000 (2,294,000)0.730.88 (0.15)REPEAT vs. Code Black
Match GameABC10:00PM3,496,0002,712,000 784,000 0.840.60 0.24 REPEAT vs. Game Changers
Chicago P.D.NBC10:00PM4,636,0003,471,000 1,165,000 0.950.67 0.28 REPEAT










Thursday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM9,211,0007,869,000 1,342,000 1.701.23 0.47 REPEAT
Great Holiday BakingABC8:00PM3,651,0005,488,000 (1,837,000)0.701.24 (0.54)REPEAT vs. Charlie Brown(R)
SuperstoreNBC8:00PM3,102,00010,074,000 (6,972,000)0.802.60 (1.80)REPEAT vs. NFL Pre
Hell's KitchenFox8:00PM2,042,0001,920,000 122,000 0.600.54 0.06 REPEAT
Legends of TomorrowCW8:00PM1,038,000782,000 256,000 0.300.23 0.07 REPEAT vs. Crews
The Great IndoorsCBS8:30PM6,122,0004,743,000 1,379,000 1.200.83 0.37 REPEAT
The Good PlaceNBC8:30PM2,439,000
2,439,000 0.60
0.60 REPEAT
NFL Thursday NightNBC8:30PM
17,943,000 (17,943,000)
5.13 (5.13)
MomCBS9:00PM5,513,0005,028,000 485,000 1.000.86 0.14 REPEAT
American HousewifeABC9:00PM2,505,000
2,505,000 0.60
0.60 REPEAT
Great Holiday BakingABC9:00PM
3,918,000 (3,918,000)
0.91 (0.91)
America's Got Talent XmasNBC9:00PM3,565,000
3,565,000 0.70
0.70 9-11P REPEAT
Hell's KitchenFox9:00PM2,009,0001,864,000 145,000 0.700.54 0.16 REPEAT
SupernaturalCW9:00PM724,000658,000 66,000 0.200.20 - REPEAT
Life in PiecesCBS9:30PM4,622,0004,436,000 186,000 0.800.80 - REPEAT
SpeechlessABC9:30PM2,209,000
2,209,000 0.60
0.60 REPEAT
ScorpionCBS10:00PM4,017,000
4,017,000 0.60
0.60 REPEAT
Life in PiecesCBS10:00PM
3,555,000 (3,555,000)
0.65 (0.65)
Modern FamilyABC10:00PM2,463,000
2,463,000 0.70
0.70 REPEAT
Life in PiecesCBS10:30PM
3,211,000 (3,211,000)
0.59 (0.59)
Fresh off the BoatABC10:30PM2,104,000
2,104,000 0.60
0.60 REPEAT
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM

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Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
MacGyverCBS8:00PM4,529,0004,349,000 180,000 0.600.57 0.03 REPEAT vs. Home
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM4,688,0004,989,000 (301,000)0.700.69 0.01 REPEAT
Caught on CameraNBC8:00PM2,839,000
2,839,000 0.50
0.50
How Grinch Stole XmasNBC8:00PM
4,782,000 (4,782,000)
1.13 (1.13)
BonesFox8:00PM2,111,0001,935,000 176,000 0.400.48 (0.08)REPEAT vs. Taraji & Terr(R)
iHeart RadioCW8:00PM989,000
989,000 0.30
0.30 REPEAT 8-10P
Terry Crews Saves XmasCW8:00PM
637,000 (637,000)
0.16 (0.16)
Dr. KenABC8:30PM3,323,0003,720,000 (397,000)0.500.61 (0.11)REPEAT
How Murray Saved XmasNBC8:30PM
3,651,000 (3,651,000)
0.82 (0.82)
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM5,241,0005,167,000 74,000 0.500.65 (0.15)REPEAT
Shark TankABC9:00PM3,628,0003,842,000 (214,000)0.700.73 (0.03)REPEAT
DatelineNBC9:00PM4,353,0004,250,000 103,000 0.900.78 0.12 9-11P vs. NBC Movie(R)
Sleepy HollowFox9:00PM1,347,000980,000 367,000 0.300.22 0.08 REPEAT
Terry Crews Saves XmasCW9:00PM
562,000 (562,000)
0.15 (0.15)
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM5,525,0006,343,000 (818,000)0.600.77 (0.17)REPEAT
20/20ABC10:00PM5,094,0004,847,000 247,000 0.800.86 (0.06)
DatelineNBC10:00PM

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Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Crimetime SaturdayCBS8:00PM2,830,0002,909,000 (79,000)0.400.54 (0.14)REPEAT vs. Oprah(R)
New Year's Rockin EveABC8:00PM6,520,000
6,520,000 1.90
1.90 8-10P
Prep & LandingABC8:00PM
1,864,000 (1,864,000)
0.40 (0.40)
Toast to 2016NBC8:00PM3,640,000
3,640,000 0.80
0.80 8-10P
It's a Wonderful LifeNBC8:00PM
4,522,000 (4,522,000)
1.00 (1.00)
BonesFox8:00PM1,310,000
1,310,000 0.30
0.30 REPEAT
UFC Fight NightFox8:00PM
4,720,000 (4,720,000)
1.63 (1.63)
Prep & Landing 2ABC8:30PM
1,763,000 (1,763,000)
0.41 (0.41)
48 Hours MysteryCBS9:00PM2,910,0002,898,000 12,000 0.400.48 (0.08)REPEAT
CMA Country XmasABC9:00PM
2,837,000 (2,837,000)
0.56 (0.56)
Lethal WeaponFox9:00PM1,470,000
1,470,000 0.30
0.30 REPEAT
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM3,660,0003,131,000 529,000 0.500.48 0.02 REPEAT
New Year's Rockin EveABC10:00PM11,430,000
11,430,000 3.50
3.50
Late Night Seth MeyersNBC10:00PM3,200,000
3,200,000 0.80
0.80


Sitcoms in green did excellent for the week, while yellow indicates OK showings and red is not good! This is sorted by adults 18-49:



Week 15 (Dec. 26-Jan. 1) How the Sitcoms Did
(Sun comedies are previous week and Fri/Sat are prelim ratings)
Sorted by 18-49 Rtg
TitleNetworkTimeDayTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes







The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PMThu9,211,0001.70REPEAT
The Great IndoorsCBS8:30PMThu6,122,0001.20REPEAT
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed4,150,0001.05REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC8:00PMWed4,261,0001.03REPEAT
MomCBS9:00PMThu5,513,0001.00REPEAT
black-ishABC9:30PMWed3,660,0000.99REPEAT
The MiddleABC8:00PMTue4,544,0000.94REPEAT
SpeechlessABC8:30PMWed3,573,0000.93REPEAT
American HousewifeABC8:30PMTue3,733,0000.88REPEAT
Kevin Can WaitCBS8:00PMMon4,872,0000.83REPEAT
Life In PiecesCBS9:30PMThu4,622,0000.80REPEAT
Fresh off the BoatABC9:00PMTue3,024,0000.80REPEAT
SuperstoreNBC8:00PMThu3,102,0000.80REPEAT
Modern FamilyABC10:00PMThu2,463,0000.70REPEAT
The Real O'NealsABC9:30PMTue2,425,0000.70REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri4,688,0000.7REPEAT
Man with a PlanCBS8:30PMMon4,080,0000.68REPEAT
Kevin Can WaitCBS9:00PMMon3,807,0000.65REPEAT
Man with a PlanCBS9:30PMMon3,625,0000.64REPEAT
SpeechlessABC10:00PMSun2,102,0000.62REPEAT
American HousewifeABC9:00PMThu2,505,0000.60REPEAT
SpeechlessABC9:30PMThu2,209,0000.60REPEAT
Fresh off the BoatABC10:30PMThu2,104,0000.60REPEAT
The Good PlaceNBC8:30PMThu2,439,0000.60REPEAT
black-ishABC10:30PMSun1,955,0000.53REPEAT
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun1,482,0000.50REPEAT
Son of ZornFox8:30PMSun1,009,0000.50REPEAT
Dr. KenABC8:30PMFri3,323,0000.5REPEAT
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun1,303,0000.48REPEAT
I Love Lucy XmasCBS8:00PMSun3,413,0000.48REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:00PMTue1,527,0000.47REPEAT
Bob's BurgersFox7:30PMSun1,220,0000.40REPEAT
The Last Man on EarthFox9:30PMSun1,164,0000.37REPEAT
New GirlFox8:30PMTue1,111,0000.35REPEAT
Animation DominationFox7:00PMSun1,158,0000.35REPEAT
Dick Van Dyke XmasCBS9:00PMSun2,496,0000.30REPEAT
2 Broke GirlsCBS9:00PMMon

preempted
The Odd CoupleCBS9:30PMMon

preempted
Great NewsNBC8:00PMThu


MarlonNBC9:30PMThu


PowerlessNBC8:30PMTue


Trial & ErrorsNBC9:00PMTue


Superior DonutsCBS9:30PMThu


Downward DogABC9:00PMTue


Imaginary MaryABC9:30PMTue


Making HistoryFox8:30PMSun


The MickFox8:30PMTue



SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, April 25

The Big Bang Theory - "The Decision Reverberation" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Koothrappali is worried people won’t take him seriously in his own field after publishing a paper that suggests he may have discovered alien life. Also, Leonard wants to be the principal investigator on a plasma physics study.

Young Sheldon - "A Political Campaign and a Candy Land Cheater" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Unhappy that school funds are going towards football rather than academics, Sheldon decides to run for class president.

Mom - "Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Bonnie and Tammy revisit childhood memories on a trip to their old foster home. Also, Christy and Jill regret accepting a date with two guys from their AA meeting.

Life in Pieces - "Misery Turd Name Pills" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
While Joan is bedridden recovering from surgery, she persuades Sophia to spend time with her, which she quickly regrets. Also, Jen and Greg select a name for their new baby only to learn that Matt and Colleen chose the same one; Colleen and Matt invite the family over to get to know Morgan (Joey King); and Heather has a new business idea.

Superstore - "QuinceaƱera" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Jonah (Ben Feldman) struggles to find his place at Amy’s (America Ferrera) daughter Emma’s quinceaƱera, while Dina (Lauren Ash) proves very popular with some teenage boys. Cheyenne (Nichole Bloom) and Mateo (Nico Santos) are obsessed with seeing Amy cry.

A.P. Bio - "Sweet Low Road" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When budget cuts threaten to gut Whitlock and put his job in jeopardy, Jack recruits Mary, Stef, and Michelle to take down the Superintendent. Durbin plans an appeal to the heart, while the students plan an appeal to the soul.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Tickling Clocks" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
In an episode that takes place in real time, Jake and the squad must track down a hacker who has infiltrated the Nine-Nine's servers. Rosa deals with relationship issues. Hitchcock and Scully attempt to cook the perfect lasagna.

Abby's - "Mail Bin" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Abby finds a letter from her estranged father in a pile of unopened mail and opens up to the group about their fraught relationship.

Better Things - "The Unknown" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Sam gets theatrical.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 22)

Thursday, April 25

  • Paul Rudd (Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/Wild Oats) - Catch Paul on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Tig Notaro (One Mississippi) - Tig appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Susan Kelechi Watson (Louie) - Susan is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Lake Bell (Bless This Mess/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/How to Make It in America) - Lake visits E!'s Busy Tonight at 11pm.
  • Steve Lemme and Kevin Heffernan (Tacoma PD) - Steve and Kevin are guests on E!'s Busy Tonight at 11pm.
  • Bradley Cooper (Kitchen Confidential) - Bradley stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Diedrich Bader (American Housewife/Veep/The Drew Carey Show) - Diedrich visits The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Margo Martindale (The Millers) - Margo appears on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • James Brolin (Life in Pieces) - James talks about Life in Pieces on People Now at 12pm.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso is a guest on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Laurie Metcalf (The Conners/The McCarthys/Getting On/Roseanne) - Laurie talks about Hillary & Clinton on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Queen Latifah appears on NBC's Today in the 10am hour and on the BUILD SERIES at 3pm.
  • Ali Wentworth (Nightcap) - Ali is a guest on ABC's Strahan & Sara at 1pm.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) and Ben Schwartz (Parks and Recreation) - Billy and Ben talk about Standing Up, Falling Down on the BUILD Series at 1pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (February/March/April)

Step by Step - The Complete Fourth Season What I Like About You - The Complete Fourth Season Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - The Complete Second Season Alice - The Complete Ninth Season The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Fifth Season

02/05 - Family Guy - Part 1 - Volumes 1-5
02/05 - Family Guy - Part 2 - Volumes 6-10
02/05 - Family Guy - Part 3 - Seasons 10-14
02/05 - First Lady of Television - Betty White Collection (40 rare and acclaimed episodes from her early days in television)
02/05 - Mama's Family - Seasons 1-6 - The Complete Series
02/12 - Rick and Morty - The Complete Seasons 1-3 (Blu-ray)
02/12 - Step by Step - The Complete Fourth Season
02/26 - What I Like About You - The Complete Fourth Season
03/05 - Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - The Complete Second Season (WBShop.com)
03/12 - Alice - The Complete Ninth Season (WBShop.com)
03/26 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
04/02 - Archer: Danger Island - The Complete Season Nine
04/09 - You're the Worst - The Complete Fifth Season
04/12 - Evening Shade - The Complete Collection
04/16 - The Big C - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
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04/24 - MeTV Network Brings Back The Dick Van Dyke Show; The Detour Returns for Season 4 in June
04/23 - Antenna TV's Hazel Mother's Day Marathon; Netflix Celebrates Laugh-In's 50th Anniversary
04/22 - Last Man Standing Renewed for Season 8; NBC Moves Tuesday Series Timeslots
04/21 - Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of April 22, 2019)
04/20 - SitcomsOnline Digest: Early Look at 2019-2020 Pilots; Fox Cancels Rel
04/19 - Fri-Yay: Can One Day at a Time Be Saved?; ABC Honors All in the Family and The Jeffersons For One-Night Only and It's LIVE!
04/18 - Netflix Gets More Original Comedies Including Mike Myers Series; The CW Summer 2019 Schedule
04/17 - Archer: 1999 Launches May 29; Hulu Gets More Aidy Bryant
04/16 - Remembering Georgia Engel of The Mary Tyler Moore Show; BET Gets Another Comedy Series
04/15 - ABC Mid-Season Pilot Review: Bless This Mess - Premieres Tuesday (April 16); Hallmark Picks Up 7th Season of When Calls the Heart
04/14 - Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of April 15, 2019) 04/13 - SitcomsOnline Digest: Disney Announces New Streaming Service Including Every Episode of The Simpsons; NCIS Gets Renewal from CBS
04/12 - Fri-Yay: Why NBC's Abby's Deserves a Chance; Netflix Orders Adult Animated Comedy Q-Force
04/11 - ABC Summer 2019 Schedule; HBO Renews Barry for 3rd Season
04/10 - Younger Stays on TV Land for Season 6; ABC Gets Game Show from Ryan Reynolds
04/09 - Joel McHale Set for Card Sharks on ABC; Christine Lakin to Guest Star on American Housewife
04/08 - MeTV Presents Rarely Seen Carol Burnett Show Episodes; Sherri Shepherd to Host GSN Trivia Series
04/07 - Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of April 8, 2019)
04/06 - SitcomsOnline Digest: Could One Day at a Time Move From Netflix to a Linear Network?; Adam Sandler to Host SNL in May
04/05 - Fri-Yay: You’re the Worst Ends with a Memorable Finale; Family Guy Heads to Freeform and FXX
04/04 - ABC Season Finales for May 2019; Lily Collins Set to Star in Paramount Network Series
04/03 - BET Picks Up 2nd Season of Boomerang; FX Scores with Vampire Comedy Series
04/02 - Netflix Schedules Applegate & Cardellini Comedy; NBC Adds More to Summer 2019 Schedule
04/01 - Better Things Gets 4th Season in 2020; Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Returns in May on Fridays
03/31 - Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of April 1, 2019)
03/30 - SitcomsOnline Digest: Renewals for Law & Order SVU and More; Evening Shade Complete Series DVD Release Coming Soon
03/29 - Fri-Yay: Broad City Goes Out on a High Note; Freeform Summer 2019 Premieres Includes grown-ish
03/28 - NBC Mid-Season Pilot Review: Abby's - Premieres Tonight (March 28); Fox 2019 Finales and Summer 2019 Premieres
03/27 - Tiffany Haddish Says 'They Ready' for Netflix; CBS Summer 2019 Drama Schedule
03/26 - TBS Celebrates Family Guy's 20th Anniversary; Apple TV+ Launching This Fall
03/25 - Hallmark Channel Upfront: New Podcast; ABC Gets 2nd Season of The Conners
03/24 - Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of March 25, 2019)