Sunday, November 26, 2017

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of November 27, 2017)

It's Sunday, 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 November 27-December 1, 2017, 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!


Monday, November 27
  • Ray Romano (Everybody Loves Raymond) - Watch Ray on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Martin Short (Mulaney/The Martin Short Show) - Martin appears on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Michael Showalter (Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp) - Michael visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Method Man (Method & Red) - Method Man is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Angela Kinsey (Haters Back Off/Your Family or Mine/The Hotwives of Orlando/The Office) - Angela stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Bob Saget (Full House/Surviving Suburbia/How I Met Your Mother) - Bob is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo. He will also be on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Eric McCormack (Will & Grace) - Eric appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tom Arnold (Roseanne/The Jackie Thomas Show/Tom/The Tom Show) - Tom drops by Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Christina Milian (Grandfathered) - Christina is a guest on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Dule Hill (Ballers) - Dule will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Cerina Vincent (Stuck in the Middle) - Cerina bakes chocolate covered cherry cookies on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Kate Lambert and Caitlin Barlow (Teachers) - Kate and Caitlin are guests on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Paul Feig (The Jackie Thomas Show/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) - Paul appears on the BUILD Series at 5pm.
Tuesday, November 28
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Catch Bryan on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jim Belushi (According to Jim) - Jim visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He also talks about Wonder Wheel on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 10am hour.
  • John Mulaney (Mulaney) - John appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jason Segel (How I Met Your Mother) - Jason is a guest on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • D. L. Hughley (The Hughleys) - D. L. stops by The Opposition with Jordan Klepper at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Jay Pharoah (White Famous) - Jay appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS. He will also be on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Leslie Odom Jr. (Big Day) - Leslie drops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Brooke Shields (Suddenly Susan) - Brooke guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Mark Hamill (The Texas Wheelers) - Mark is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kristen Bell (The Good Place) - Kristen appears on a repeat of Harry, so check your local lisitngs.
  • Abby Elliott (Odd Mom Out) - Abby will be on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York sometime between 7-10am.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo is a guest on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York sometime between 7-10am.
  • Paul Feig (The Jackie Thomas Show/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) - Paul appears on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York sometime between 7-10am.
Wednesday, November 29
  • Kevin Nealon (Man with a Plan/Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Watch Kevin on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Heather Graham (Californication/Emily's Reasons Why Not/Scrubs) - Heather appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Rob Riggle (Golan the Insatiable/Gary Unmarried) - Rob visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Suzanne Somers (Three's Company/She's the Sheriff/Step by Step) - Suzanne is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Bryan stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ariel Winter (Modern Family) - Ariel appears on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Katy Mixon (American Housewife/Mike & Molly) - Katy is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Chris Meloni (Happy!/Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Chris talks about Happy! on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia is with farm animals on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Sheryl Lee Ralph (Instant Mom/Moesha/It's a Living) - Sheryl talks about Hallmark Channel's Christmas at Holly Lodge on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace appears on The Doctors, so check your local listings.
Thursday, November 30
  • Elizabeth Banks (Scrubs/30 Rock) - Catch Elizabeth on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley) - Kumail appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Allison Williams (Girls) - Allison is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Bryan visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Nick Kroll (The League/Cavemen) - Nick is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Paul Scheer (The League/Fresh Off the Boat) - Paul stops by The Opposition with Jordan Klepper at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy/American Dad!/The Cleveland Show) - Seth appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Debra Messing (Will & Grace) - Debra is a guest on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Chelsea Handler (Are You There, Chelsea?) - Chelsea drops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kevin Nealon (Man with a Plan/Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin appears on The Wendy Williams Show at 2am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Leslie Odom Jr. (Big Day) - Leslie discusses his new holiday album on People Now at 8:30am and on the BUILD Series at 3:30pm.
  • Donald Faison (The Exes/Scrubs) - Donald will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Chris Meloni (Happy!/Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Chris and Michael Symon deliver a tasty holiday dish on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
Friday, December 1
  • Mark Hamill (The Texas Wheelers) and Laura Dern (Enlightened) - Watch Mark, Laura and the cast of Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Queen Latifah visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Kristen Bell (The Good PlacE) - Kristen appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ron Livingston (That's Life/Search Party) - Ron is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Elizabeth Gillies (Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll/Victorious) - Elizabeth appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley) - Kumail chats about the film The Big Sick on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy/American Dad!/The Cleveland Show) - Seth shares his best Kermit The Frog impression on a repeat of Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Jeremy Sisto (Suburgatory) - Jeremy is a guest on a repeat of Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Haley Joel Osment (Thunder Alley/The Jeff Foxworthy Show) - Haley Joel appears on Good Mythical Morning with Rhett & Link on YouTube.
  • Eliza Coupe (Benched/Happy Endings) - Eliza is a guest on Good Mythical Morning with Rhett & Link on YouTube.
  • Ari Graynor (I'm Dying Up Here/Bad Teacher) and Paul Scheer (The League/Fresh Off the Boat) -- Ari and Paul are tentatively scheduled to appear on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Holly Robinson Peete (Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/For Your Love) - Holly talks about Hallmark Channel's Christmas in Evergreen on Access on Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • D. L. Hughley (The Hughleys) - D. L. joins Carla Hall and Clinton Kelly for the C&C&DL Factory creating some delicious holiday eats on on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace talks about Hallmark Channel's Switched for Christmas on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.

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Sitcoms Airing This Week

Monday, November 27

Kevin Can Wait - "Kevin Moves Metal" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
As part of a security job, Kevin goes undercover as a janitor at a car dealership, but he accidentally sells a car to a customer and finds himself on track to win top salesman of the month. Also, Chale reveals his phobia of puppets after learning that Kendra used to be into ventriloquism.

Man with a Plan - "The Parents Strike Back" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When the kids won’t do their chores, Adam and Andi decide to go on strike too.

Superior Donuts - "Flour Power" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
fter a fed-up Franco fires Arthur’s longtime flour supplier for making offensive comments, Franco vows to find a more principled replacement, but the task proves more challenging than expected. Also, Randy reluctantly agrees to let Tush crash at her place when he rents his apartment during Pride Weekend to make extra cash.

9JKL - "Lovers Getaway" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After Harry gets sick, Josh accompanies Judy on a pre-planned anniversary spa getaway where everyone believes the two are a couple. While there, Josh alternates between “dates” with his mother and Natalie (Brooke D’Orsay), a woman he meets at the spa.


Tuesday, November 28

The Middle - "Viva Le Hecks" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Axl returns home from his summer trip to Europe, sporting a man-bun and embracing a new, chill European outlook on life. Mike just wants him to clean up and look for a job, but Frankie thinks Axl will do this on his own and asks Mike to give him a little breathing room. Meanwhile, because Sue worked the entire summer at Spudsy’s and missed out on having any fun, she decides to cram in a whole summer of fun in two days before going back to college; Brick makes the decision to break up with Cindy because he doesn’t want to be tied down in a relationship when he’s about to embark on the revelry of his “big sophomore year”; and Frankie desperately tries to come up with an item for a time capsule that’s being buried under the Orson cow that will make the town remember the Hecks when it’s opened in 100 years.

Fresh Off the Boat - "Kids" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
With the realization that Eddie is finally mature enough to be left on his own, Louis and Jessica see the light at the end of their parenting tunnel and make plans to spend more time with friends Honey and Marvin. Until their neighbors announce a plan of their own: Marvin is getting his vasectomy reversed so the couple can conceive a baby. The Huangs do their best to dissuade them.

black-ish - "Elder. Scam." (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Ruby gets scammed and Dre begins to suspect that she isn’t as sharp as she used to be, particularly because she was the one who used to scam other people. Zoey’s friend Aaron visits and Diane develops an instant crush on him.

The Mayor - "Pilot (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Young rapper Courtney Rose (Brandon Micheal Hall, “Search Party”) needs his big break. For years he’s toiled away in a small inner-city apartment, making music in his junk-filled bedroom closet. Tired of waiting for opportunity to knock, Courtney cooks up the publicity stunt of the century – running for mayor of his California hometown, Fort Grey, to generate buzz for his music career. But his master plan goes wildly awry, ending in the most terrifying of outcomes: an election victory.

The Mick - "The Teacher" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Mickey is concerned about Sabrina's relationship with her teacher; Chip enlists Jimmy's help to improve his ranking on the 8th grade hot list.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Return to Skyfire" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
An author's latest manuscript is stolen; Terry, Jake and Rosa go under cover at a fantasy fiction convention to find the culprit; Terry admits he's been writing a book; Holt, Amy and Charles take a forensics course.

Teachers - "Nightmare on Fillmore Street" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
When the Wi-Fi goes out, Ms. Snap is forced to go into the forgotten and seemingly haunted library in order to get a book. Ms. Watson has a confusing dream about Principal Pearson.


Wednesday, November 29

The Goldbergs - "The Circle of Driving Again" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
It’s a complete disaster when Murray takes Adam out for a driving lesson and they learn something new about Pops in the process. Meanwhile, Erica has a hard time making friends at her school and turns down a toga party invitation. When Barry arrives for a weekend visit, he quickly thrives on the social scene, easily making friends, unlike his sister. But a little pep talk by Barry helps Erica finally enjoy college.

Speechless - "B-I-- BIKINI U-N-- UNIVERSITY" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
JJ convinces his parents to take him on a college visit but hides an ulterior motive. As his plan unravels, JJ enlists the help of new friend Tyson (guest star, Nick Viall of ABC’s “The Bachelor”), an actor who gives the performance of his life to keep JJ out of hot water. Meanwhile, Ray goes wild when he’s left home alone for the first time.

Modern Family - "Brushes With Celebrity" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
The Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan recount all their biggest celebrity encounters. Phil shows a house to his musical hero and is determined to make a good impression despite the intense pain radiating from a very inconvenient part of his body. Meanwhile, Jay’s day at jury duty takes an unexpected turn when he gets to serve it alongside one of America’s biggest football icons. Finally, Manny’s encounter with his favorite playwright and a celebrated actor and comedian don’t go exactly as you’d expect.

American Housewife - "Gala Auction" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After failing to get donations on her own terms, Katie gives in to the dark side and teams up with Oliver to bribe rich Westport families to donate big-ticket items for the spring gala. Greg decides to take Taylor and Anna-Kat to a Revolutionary War reenactment which Taylor finds lame until she starts a revolution of her own.

Hot Date - "Matchmaking" (Pop, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Murph and Emily set out to prove their matchmaking skills and get the recognition they deserve; teenager Kyle helps his mother, Loretta, navigate the modern dating scene; Kiki and Hannah teach Jeremy about dating apps.


Thursday, November 30

The Big Bang Theory - "The Bitcoin Entanglement" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Sheldon tries to teach the guys a lesson after they cut him out of a potentially valuable Bitcoin investment. Also, a seven-year-old video reveals a secret about Leonard and Penny’s relationship.

Young Sheldon - "A Patch, A Modem, and a Zantac" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When a NASA representative visits Sheldon’s school and dismisses his science, Sheldon is set on a mission to prove him wrong.

Mom - "Poodle Fuzz and a Twinge of Jealousy" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
When an injury temporarily lands Bonnie in a wheelchair, Christy is forced to take over as building manager and makes a surprising discovery.

Life in Pieces - "Meal Potty Cart Middle" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Tim and Heather go to an expensive dinner to celebrate their anniversary, they are determined to finish every bite of their pricey 20-course meal. Also, Jen and Greg try to quickly potty-train Lark before her first day of preschool; Tyler gets jealous of the attention Clementine is getting at work; and Matt and Samantha team up for a “Middle Child Day” and go to a trapeze school Emmy Award-winning food expert Padma Lakshmi guest stars as Stephanie, Heather and Tim’s server at an upscale restaurant.


Friday, December 1

Andi Mack - "I Wanna Hold Your Wristband" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Andi takes a stand when students are divided into two groups, and one group receives preferential treatment; Andi also learns AndiShack is in jeopardy.


Saturday, December 2

Kevin Can Wait - "Business Unusual" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Overwhelmed by Kevin’s helicopter parenting, Kendra tricks him into taking a job at Vanessa’s new private security company. Leah Remini’s husband, Angelo Pagan, and Chuck Nice guest star.

Man with a Plan - "The Parents Strike Back" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When a blizzard prevents the Burns family from visiting the grandparents’ house for Christmas, Adam and Andi scramble to avoid an epic holiday disaster.

Will & Grace - "Rosario's Quinceanera" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Karen's (Megan Mullally) has trouble dealing with a personal tragedy, Will (Eric McCormack), Grace (Debra Messing), and Jack's (Sean Hayes) try to intervene. Will and Grace's new business relationship begins to show signs of stress.

Superstore - "Health Fund" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
As Mateo (Nico Santos) turns to stranger and stranger home remedies for an ear infection, Amy (America Ferrera) and Jonah (Ben Feldman) decide to offer an alternative to Cloud 9's terrible health insurance plan. Meanwhile, Glenn (Mark McKinney) enlists Dina (Lauren Ash) to help him get medical attention for his own embarrassing condition.


Sunday, December 3

The Simpsons - "Mr. Lisa's Opus" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
As future Lisa writes her college application essay for Harvard, she recalls disappointing birthdays that helped shape her.

Ghosted - "Haunted Hayride" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When a young girl goes missing at a haunted hayride, Max and Leroy go under cover to determine if it was a paranormal act or just a publicity stunt; Barry brainstorms ways to bond with Max and Leroy.

Family Guy - "Crimes and Meg's Demeanor" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Meg takes up drinking, which both concerns and delights her father; Brian spies on his neighbors and suspects Principal Shepherd of a crime.

The Last Man on Earth - "Not Appropriate for Miners" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Todd seeks parenting advice from Tandy when he notices Jasper is acting reckless; Carol and Erica realize that Jasper may be the only potential suitor for their babies and begin vying for his attention.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, December 13

The Goldbergs - "We Didn't Start the Fire" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Erica tells Beverly she is going to spend the first night of Hanukkah with Geoff and his family, Beverly worries and starts a competition for who hosts the best Hanukkah party. Meanwhile, Barry seeks advice from Pops on how to be cool and suggests entering into the school’s talent show. However, when Pops hears Barry sing, he tries to stop him from performing, but will it be too late?

Speechless - "S-I--SILENT N-I-- NIGHT" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
After leveraging JJ in an attempt to land a family dog, Dylan takes a vow of silence to better understand what it is to be her brother. Ray brokers a meeting between his girlfriend’s mother, Melanie (guest star Sarah Chalke), and Maya, only to realize they have a history. Jimmy drives Kenneth crazy by gaming a supermarket giveaway to score free Christmas turkeys.

Modern Family - "No Small Feet" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
When Claire lands a big opportunity for Pritchett’s Closets, Jay expects a little validation for his contribution; and Pam’s ex-boyfriend Bo (James Van Der Beek) shows up and Mitchell sees this as the perfect opportunity to get Pam out of the house. Meanwhile, Luke and Alex stumble upon a successful online business that finally gets them on their feet.

American Housewife - "Blue Christmas" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Doris goes into labor and Katie heads to the hospital to be with her, the Ottos struggle to be in the same place at the same time in order to open their Christmas presents together, as is the Otto family tradition. Meanwhile, Taylor coaches Oliver on the best way to ask out a crush, starting with the gift shop clerk.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of December 11)

Wednesday, December 13

  • Yvette Nicole Brown (The Mayor/The Odd Couple/Community) - Watch Yvette on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Alison Brie (GLOW/Community) - Alison is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Nick Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Nick appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He will also be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Michael Rapaport (Atypical/The War at Home) - Michael visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Rebel Wilson (Super Fun Night) and Anna Camp (The Mindy Project) - Rebel, Anna and the cast of Pitch Perfect 3 are guests on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Cobie Smulders (How I Met Your Mother) - Cobie will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Diedrich Bader (American Housewife/The Drew Carey Show) - Diedrich appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) and Karen Gillan (Selfie) - Kevin, Karen and the cast of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Dan Aykroyd (Soul Man) - Dan talks about Crystal Head Vodka on the BUILD Series at 2:30pm.


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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