Sunday, January 28, 2018

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of January 29, 2018)

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 January 29-February 2, 2018, 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, January 29
  • Dakota Johnson (Ben and Kate) - Watch Dakota on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie/Malibu Country) - Lily appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Sarah Hyland (Modern Family) - Sarah is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jamie Lee (Crashing) - Jamie visits Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • D'Arcy Carden (The Good Place) - D'Arcy stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Megan Mullally (Will & Grace) - Megan appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jason Jones and Natalie Zea (The Detour) - Jason and Natalie are guests on Harry, so check your local listings.
  • The Cast of Young Sheldon - The cast of Sheldon are guests on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Ellen DeGeneres (Ellen/The Ellen Show) - Ellen will be on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Henry Winkler (Happy Days/Monty/Out of Practice) - Henry appears on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Judah Friedlander (30 Rock) - Judah is a guest on the BUILD Series at 3pm.
  • David Duchovny (Californication) - David drops by the BUILD Series at 3pm.
Tuesday, January 30
  • Glenn Howerton (A.P. Bio/It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia/The Mindy Project) - Catch Glenn Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on the BUILD Series 1:30pm.
  • J. K. Simmons (Growing Up Fisher/Family Tools) - J. K. appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • AnnaLynne McCord (Let's Get Physical) - AnnaLynne visits Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Esther Povitsky and Benji Aflalo (Alone Together) - Esther and Benji Aflalo are guests on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kevin Nealon (Man with a Plan/Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Dylan McDermott (LA to Vegas) - Dylan chats about LA to Vegas on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Rita Moreno (One Day at a Time/Happily Divorced/9 to 5) - Rita will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Eugene Levy and Daniel Levy (Schitt's Creek) - Eugene and Daniel are guests on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
Wednesday, January 31
  • Dakota Johnson (Ben and Kate) - Watch Dakota on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Martin Short (Mulaney/The Martin Short Show) - Martin appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Lisa Kudrow (Friends/The Comeback/Web Therapy) - Lisa stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • D'Arcy Carden and Jameela Jamil (The Good Place) - D'Arcy and Jameela are guests on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Tom Papa (Come to Papa) - Tom visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Sarah Jessia Parker (Divorce/Sex and the City/Square Pegs) - Sarah drops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Justina Machado (One Day at a Time) - Justina appears on The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Brian Dietzen (My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star) - Brian is a guest on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Jane Seymour (Let's Get Physical/Modern Men) - Jane stops by Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Glenn Howerton (A.P. Bio/It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia/The Mindy Project) - Glenn talks about A.P. Bio on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Tisha Campbell-Martin (Dr. Ken/Rita Rocks/My Wife and Kids/Martin - Tisha talks about Lifetime's The Simone Biles Story: Courage to Soar on E!'s Daily Pop at 12pm.
Thursday, February 1
  • Billy Eichner (Difficult People) - Catch Billy on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Dylan McDermott (LA to Vegas) - Dylan appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Pete Holmes (Crashing) - Pete is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Amber Tamblyn Two and a Half Men) - Amber guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Anna Faris (Mom) - Anna chats on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda stops by The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Tisha Campbell-Martin (Dr. Ken/Rita Rocks/My Wife and Kids/Martin - Tisha talks about Lifetime's The Simone Biles Story: Courage to Soar on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Jake Johnson (New Girl) - Jake dishes on his last season of New Girl on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Heather Dubrow (Stark Raving Mad) - Heather is a guest on E!'s Daily Pop at 12pm.
  • Bailee Madison (Trophy Wife) - Bailee appears on the BUILD Series at 2pm.
Friday, February 2
  • Garcelle Beauvais (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Garcelle appears on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • David Duchovny (Californication) - David gives the scoop on his new album on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Henry Winkler (Happy Days/Monty/Out of Practice) - Henry is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.

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Sitcoms Airing This Week

Sunday, January 28

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "The Big House Pt. 1" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Jake and Rosa are coping with life behind bars in very different ways; Amy and Charles are doing all they can to exonerate their colleagues.

Bob's Burgers - "Brunchsquatch" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Bob's Burgers begins serving brunch to compete with Jimmy Pesto, but it quickly turns to chaos; Tina, Gene, and Louise decide to help Mr. Fischoeder's brother.

The Simpsons - "The Serfsons" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
In a magical medieval world, Marge's mother is turned into an Ice Walker and Homer forces Lisa to use illegal magic to cure her; Lisa is kidnapped and Homer must lead a feudal uprising to save her.

Ghosted - "Be-Mo" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Leroy and Max take Jermaine trick-or-treating, but he gets infected with a zombie-esque virus by a demon cat; the Bureau Underground has a busy Halloween night of paranormal activity.

Family Guy - "Gronkowbees" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Professional football player Rob Gronkowski moves into the neighborhood; Stewie uses steroids to increase his new bees' honey output, but it makes them aggressive instead.

LA to Vegas - "Pilot" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The crew and eccentric passengers of a budget airline take a roundtrip flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas.

School of Rock - "Love Is a Battlefield" (Nickelodeon, 7:30PM ET/PT)
Tomika is inspired by the play, "Hamilton," to create her own hip-hop musical about the Alamo; Freddy is determined to use the play to get closer to Summer.


Monday, January 29

Kevin Can Wait - "Fight or Flight" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
On a flight for a security job, Vanessa tells a flight attendant that she and Kevin are newly married in order to get bumped up to first class, but her fib creates a lot of extra baggage when Kevin meets Lisa (Ali Landry) and the two hit it off.

Man with a Plan - "The Gunfight" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Adam notices his Dad’s increasingly forgetful behavior, he struggles with how to approach him to discuss it.

Superior Donuts - "Grades of Wrath" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Convinced his first art-school assignment is a masterpiece, Franco is shocked when he receives a below-average grade and his unimpressed professor asks for a do-over. Also, Arthur becomes determined to discover the true identity of the customer who dared give his shop’s coffee a negative online review.

9JKL - "Stalker Status" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Judy is determined to help Josh win back the attention of Patty (Cheri Oteri), his former stalker, when his feelings are hurt that she is now fixated on an up-and-coming actor. Also, Andrew and Eve try to connect intellectually over reading the same book.

K.C. Undercover - "The Domino Effect" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
A high-school math whiz trains to be an undercover spy.


Tuesday, January 30

Fresh Off the Boat - "A Man to Share the Night With" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Michelle Kwan comes in second place at the Olympics, Jessica tries to keep it from Emery and Evan, only to get caught up in an elaborate conspiracy theory that leads them seeking answers from Nancy Kerrigan. Meanwhile, Louis changes Eddie’s bedtime to spend more quality time together watching Letterman, but feels slighted when Eddie spends his newfound free time elsewhere.

Fresh Off the Boat - "We Need to Talk About Evan" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Jessica pushes Evan to win Student of the Month so that she can rub it in her new frenemy’s face, Amy Chestnut (Angela Kinsey). When Evan becomes overwhelmed, he starts seeing the school counselor, much to Jessica’s chagrin. Louis feels like he is in Kenny Rogers’ shadow and needs a way to put his name back on the Cattleman’s Ranch map. Eddie and Emery decide it’s time they learn how to unhook a bra.

Baskets - "Finding Freddie" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Christine eats a carrot.

K.C. Undercover - "Domino 2: Barbecued" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
A high-school math whiz trains to be an undercover spy.


Wednesday, January 31

The Goldbergs - "Revenge o' the Nerds" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
With the children growing up, Beverly decides to reinvent herself and quits being a substitute teacher. She decides to focus her energy on going to night school so she can eventually own her own business. Murray doesn’t like change or things costing money, so he convinces her to get a perm instead. Meanwhile, Erica struggles to balance her academic and social life in college and needs Adam’s assistance.

Speechless - "J-J'S D-R-- DREAM" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Ray gets in over his head when he makes up a fake charity to impress his girlfriend; Maya gives Jimmy tips on being the boss; and Dylan demands Kenneth get out of her space.

Modern Family - "Tough Love" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After leaving his real estate firm to strike out on his own, Phil decides a solo camping trip in the wild will be just what he needs to boost his confidence. Meanwhile, Mitchell’s plan to teach Cam a lesson in gullibility and Lily a lesson in responsibility backfires.

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.

Schitt's Creek - "Pregnancy Test" (Pop, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Johnny prepares himself after finding a positive pregnancy test; David and Patrick search for privacy.

Let's Get Physical - "The Dancing Criminals" (Pop, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Joe and Janet craft a plan to win the championship; Joe continues to hang out with his loser band mates; Joe and Janet audition dancers for the Fitness by Force team, while Barry and Claudia begin recruiting dancers for their team.

grown-ish - "Cashin' Out" (Freeform, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Zoey faces a difficult decision after she gets put on the spot on national television.

Alone Together - "Pop-Up" (Freeform, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Esther contends with many distractions while standing in line for a cosmetics pop-up store.

K.C. Undercover - "Domino 3: Buggin' Out" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
KC saves Ernie since it was her fault the barbecue failed. The Bishops have listening devices.


Thursday, February 1

The Big Bang Theory - "The Novelization Correlation" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Sheldon petitions Wil Wheaton to appear on the new Professor Proton show, Wil offers a role to Amy instead. Also, Penny gets angry when she thinks the female protagonist in Leonard’s novel is based on her.

Young Sheldon - "A Sneeze, Detention, and Sissy Spacek" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When flu season hits Medford, Sheldon takes extreme measures to remain healthy.

Mom - "Push-down Coffee and a Working Turn Signal" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
When Christy’s car dies, Bonnie refuses to let Adam loan her money for a new one.

Life in Pieces - "Toilet Shaving Stuck Fertility" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Greg and Jen’s crazy neighbors invite them to a party, Greg makes up a lie so they can get out of attending. Also, Matt and Colleen discover they need to give up some necessities to increase their chances of having a child; a delivery mix-up results in John and Joan accidentally receiving the fancy Japanese toilet Tim ordered for himself; and Sophia decides to shave her legs.

Superstore - "Groundhog Day" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Still fresh from her divorce, Amy (America Ferrera) doesn't feel ready to start dating again. But when Mateo (Nico Santos) tries to set her up with his loser cousin, she gets determined to show everyone she can do better, and breaks some hearts in the process. Meanwhile, Dina (Lauren Ash) takes advantage of a medical condition to scam Glenn (Mark McKinney) into accommodating her every need.

The Good Place - "Somewhere Else" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Michael (Ted Danson) tries to pull a rabbit out of a hat.

Will & Grace - "Staten Island Fairy" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jack's (Sean Hayes) intimacy issues are challenged by a closeted boyfriend. Will (Eric McCormack) and Grace (Debra Messing) sell their new line of bedding on TV.

A.P. Bio - "Pilot: Catfish" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Jack Griffin (Glenn Howerton) is a Harvard philosophy scholar who loses out on his dream job and goes to work as a high school Advanced Placement biology teacher in his hometown of Toledo, Ohio. He quickly makes it clear he will not be teaching any biology, however, and, realizing he has a room full of overachieving honor roll students at his disposal, decides instead to use the kids to enact revenge on his rival and take the job that is rightfully his. Eager to prove that he is still king of the castle, Principal Durbin (Patton Oswalt) struggles to control the force of nature that is Jack Griffin.

K.C. Undercover - "Domino 4: The Mask" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
K.C. and Marisa take Amy to New York so she will not be home to witness her "parents" being arrested by the Organization.


Friday, February 2

Andi Mack - "A Good Hair Day" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Andi and Bex plan a surprise party for Bowie's birthday; Jonah joins Andi, Cyrus and Buffy on their annual trip to the Renaissance Faire.

The Paynes - "A Fugitive in Payne" (OWN, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Nyla fears that her actions will leave her with life-altering consequences; Ella attempts to save the day.


Saturday, February 3

The Thundermans - "Significant Brother" (Nickelodeon, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Sparks fly between Phoebe and Cherry's visiting brother, prompting Cherry to grow concerned that she will be overshadowed by this new romance; after Cherry begs Phoebe not to date her brother, Phoebe must decide between love and friendship.

Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn - "Sympathy for the Squishy" (Nickelodeon, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Nicky's excuse for being tardy starts the Harper Quads down a dangerous road of playing on people's sympathies that threatens to ruin their reputation at their new school.


Sunday, February 4

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "The Big House Pt. 2" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The warden asks Jake to investigate Romero's drug smuggling operation; a local mobster claims he can prove Hawkins' guilt, but Holt and the rest of the gang think they have a safer plan.

Bob's Burgers - "The Silence of the Louise" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Mr. Frond's therapy dolls are mysteriously attacked; Louise teams up with Millie to help solve the case; Teddy decides to get into the inspirational poster business.

The Simpsons - "Springfield Splendor" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Marge and Lisa turn Lisa's experiences into a pop culture hit, but they struggle with creative differences.

Ghosted - "Whispers" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Leroy romantically pursues a female cop while searching for the culprit behind a string of murders; Capt. Lafrey suspects her daughter is sneaking around behind her back with a boy.

Family Guy - "Inside Family Guy" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Viewers are taken for a behind-the-scenes look at a "Family Guy" production week; Peter is replaced and pitches a new series to Fox Television Group Chairmen and CEO's Dana Walden and Gary Newman.

LA to Vegas - "The Yips and the Dead" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The flight crew manage the passengers' anxiety after they realize they have a corpse onboard; Capt. Dave struggles to land the plane.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, October 21

The Simpsons - "Flanders' Ladder" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Bart is struck by lightning and is visited by ghosts seeking closure only he can provide.

Bob's Burgers - "The Wolf of Wharf Street" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
On Halloween night, Linda tries to impress the kids by taking them to look for a wolf that has been terrorizing the town; an injured and medicated Bob believes that Teddy has turned into a werewolf.

The Simpsons - Treehouse of Horror XXIX" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Homer wins an oyster-eating contest against the mythical Cthulhu; Springfield is overrun by plant body-snatchers; Lisa finally snaps; Mr. Burns opens a retirement home with some Jurassic upgrades.

Bob's Burgers - "Nightmare on Ocean Avenue Street" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
The kids set out for their regular Halloween shenanigans, but when everyone's candy bags start mysteriously disappearing, it's up to Tina, Louise and Gene to find the culprit.

Family Guy - "Big Trouble in Little Quahog" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
After Brian teases Stewie for being small, Stewie invents a shrinking machine that results in both of them shrinking to a microscopic size.

Rel - "Halloween" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Rel, Nat, Brittany and Dad get together to watch a scary zombie movie around Halloween night, the film sparks a lot of controversy amongst the group.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 15)

Friday, October 19

  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Watch Bryan on on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Paul Shaffer (A Year at the Top) - Paul sits in with Cleto and The Cletones on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Nick Jonas (Jonas LA) - Nick appears on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Melissa makes a special appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kaley Cuoco (The Big Bang Theory/8 Simple Rules) - Kaley is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Joel McHale (The Great Indoors/Community) - Joel appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Regina Hall (Grandfathered/Second Generation Wayans) - Regina visits The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jameela Jamil (The Good Place) - Jameela stops by The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Busy Philipps (Vice Principals/Cougar Town) - Busy drops by The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Chloe x Halle (grown-ish) - Chloe x Halle are guests on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Nicole Ari Parker (Second Time Around) - Nicole appears on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • John Stamos (Grandfathered/Jake in Progress/Full House) - John talks about You on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and on GMA Day at 1pm.
  • Jamie Lee Curtis (Scream Queens/Anything But Love/Operation Petticoat) - Jamie Lee talks about Halloween on People Now at 12pm.
  • Ashley Johnson (Growing Pains/Phenom/Maybe This Time) and Ennis Esmer (You Me Her/Red Oaks) - Ashley and Ennis talk about Blindspot on the BUILD Series at 1pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace talks about her new children's book Candace Center Stage on E!'s Daily Pop at 12pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (September/October)

The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Eleventh Season The Middle - The Complete Ninth Season Modern Family - The Complete Ninth Season Step by Step - The Complete Second Season Perfect Strangers - The Complete Fifth Season

09/04 - It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia - The Complete Season 12
09/04 - Mom - The Complete Fifth Season
09/04 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Fifth Season
09/04 - Superstore - Season Three
09/04 - Young Sheldon - The Complete First Season
09/11 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Eleventh Season (Blu-ray)
09/11 - The Middle - The Complete Ninth Season
09/11 - Modern Family - The Complete Ninth Season
09/11 - People of Earth - The Complete Second Season
09/18 - Community - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
09/18 - Step by Step - The Complete Second Season
09/18 - You're the Worst - The Complete Fourth Season
09/25 - Blondie - The Complete 1957 Television Series
09/25 - Perfect Strangers - The Complete Fifth Season
10/02 - The Beverly Hillbillies - The Official Fifth Season
10/02 - The Love Boat - Season Four - Volume One / Volume Two
10/02 - Saved by the Bell - The Complete Collection
10/16 - Police Squad! - TV and Movie Collection
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