Sunday, November 25, 2018

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of November 26, 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 November 26-30, 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!


Sunday, November 25
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds/Lost at Home) - Catch Connie on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee appears on E!'s Busy Tonight at 10pm.
Monday, November 26
  • Rami Malek (The War at Home) - Watch Rami on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Mary Lynn Rajskub (How to Be a Gentleman/Veronica's Closet/The Larry Sanders Show) - Mary appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace/Sean Saves the World) - Sean visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo. He will also be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am, on The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT and on ABC's GMA Day at 1pm.
  • David Alan Grier (The Cool Kids/The Carmichael Show/Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAG) - David stops by E!'s Busy Tonight at 10pm.
  • Vanessa Lachey (Dads) - Vanessa guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Francia Raisa (grown-ish) - Francia drops by Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch/Clarissa Explains It All) - Melissa talks about her new movie A Very Nutty Christmas on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am, on E!'s Daily Pop at 12pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Brian Tyree Henry (Atlanta) - Brian will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds/Lost at Home) - Connie talks about Bravo's Dear John on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Patti LaBelle (Out All Night) - Patti opens up about her 22-year battle with diabetes on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia is a guest on the BUILD Series at 2pm.
Tuesday, November 27
  • Judy Greer (Kidding/Married/Mad Love/Miss Guided) - Catch Judy on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Oliver Hudson (Splitting Up Together/Rules of Engagement/My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star) - Oliver visits E!'s Busy Tonight at 10pm.
  • Ariel Winter (Modern Family) - Ariel talks about Modern Family on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings. She can also be heard on The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM Satellite Radio.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace is a guest on The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Alan Alda (M*A*S*H) - Alan makes his Italian pasta bake on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch/Clarissa Explains It All) - Melissa talks about A Very Nutty Christmas on the BUILD Series at 3pm.
  • Laura Prepon (That '70s Show/Are You There, Chelsea?) - Laura talks about Orange is the New Black on the BUILD Series at 4pm.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia is a guest on People Now at 12pm.
Wednesday, November 28
  • Eric McCormack (Will & Grace) - Watch Eric on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about Travelers on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan (check your listings) and on the BUILD Series at 3pm.
  • David Alan Grier (The Cool Kids/The Carmichael Show/Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAG) - David appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Sarah Silverman (The Sarah Silverman Program) - Sarah appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jason Mantzoukas (The League) - Jason is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Madison Iseman (Still the King) - Madison appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • John Krasinski (The Office) - John visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • RonReaco Lee (Survivor's Remorse/Let's Stay Together/Sister, Sister) - RonReaco appears on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • William Shatner ($h*! My Dad Says) - William is in the hot seat taking the audience's rapid-fire questions on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Tim Meadows (No Activity/Son of Zorn/Marry Me/Mr. Box Office/The Bill Engvall Show) - Tim talks about No Activity on ABC's GMA Day at 1pm. Tim and Cristin Milioti will be on the BUILD Series at 12pm.
  • Andrea Barber (Fuller House/Full House) - Andrea talks about the new season of Fuller House on NBC's Today in the 9am hour and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Alex Borstein (Family Guy/Getting On) - Alex talks about The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan talks about Myths and Mysteries on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Leslie Jordan (The Cool Kids/Will & Grace/Hearts Afire) - Leslie is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony appears on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch/Clarissa Explains It All) - Melissa gives the scoop on her new Christmas movie A Very Nutty Christmas on People Now at 12pm.
  • Zachery Ty Bryan and Taran Noah Smith (Home Improvement) - Zachery and Taran celebrate the 90s on Access Live, so check your local listings.
Thursday, November 29
  • Michael B. Jordan (The Assistants) - Catch Michael on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Tim Meadows (Son of Zorn/Marry Me/Mr. Box Office/The Bill Engvall Show) - Tim stops by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kermit the Frog (The Muppets) - Kermit is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Peter Krause (Sports Night/Cybill) - Peter stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Megan Fox (Will & Grace) - Megan appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Tony Shalhoub (Wings/Stark Raving Mad/We Are Men) - Tony chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Vivica A. Fox (Mr. Box Office/Getting Personal/Arsenio/Out All Night) - Vivica is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Nick Kroll (Big Mouth/The League/Cavemen) - Nick drops by LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Jasmine Guy (A Different World) and Kadeem Hardison (K.C. Undercover/Abby/Between Brothers) - Jasmine and Kadeem are guests on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Melissa Joan Hart (Melissa & Joey/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch/Clarissa Explains It All) - Melissa gives the scoop on her new Christmas movie A Very Nutty Christmas on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Ariel Winter (Modern Family) - Ariel appears on ABC's GMA Day at 1pm.
  • Zachary Levi (Less Than Perfect) - Zachary talks about The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Jennifer Finnigan (Better with You/Committed/Student Bodies) - Jennifer talks about the Hallmark Channel original movie Welcome to Christmas on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Nicole Ari Parker (Second Time Around) - Nicole is a guest on the BUILD Series at 11am.
Friday, November 30
  • Chris Rock (Everybody Hates Chris) - Watch Chris on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kristen Bell (The Good Place) - Kristen appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Mila Kunis (Family Guy/That '70s Show) - Mila is a guest on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Nick Kroll (Big Mouth/The League/Cavemen) - Nick stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Martin Short (Mulaney/The Martin Short Show) - Martin appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Brian Tyree Henry (Atlanta) - Bryan is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jenny Slate (Big Mouth/Married/Parks and Recreation/Bob's Burgers) - Jenny appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Luis Guzman (How to Make It in America/Luis) - Luis is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Nicole Ari Parker (Second Time Around) - Nicole drops by The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace/Sean Saves the World) - Sean appears with his husband, Scott, and they've got the scoop on their new kids book on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin is a guest on a repeat of Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Holly Robinson Peete (Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/For Your Love) - Holly visits Access Live, so check your local listings.

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Sitcoms Airing This Week

Sunday, November 25

The Cool Kids - "Margaret Turns 65" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Even though Margaret doesn't feel like celebrating, Hank, Sid and Charlie insist on taking her out to the local club for her birthday.

Bob's Burgers - "Just One of the Boyz 4 Now for Now" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Convinced she's met the love of her life, Tina disguises herself as a boy and sneaks into the Boyz 4 Now auditions to find him; Teddy asks the rest of the Belcher gang to nurse his baby rat back to health.

The Simpsons - "Krusty the Clown" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Homer finds his calling as a TV recapper, but his harsh grading causes a brawl with Krusty; after almost killing Homer, Krusty hides out at a real circus and finds happiness there.

Bob's Burgers - "Roller? I Hardly Knew Her" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Gene is livid when his best friend Alex ditches him to be Courtney's roller-dancing partner; Teddy, Linda and Bob let their imaginations get the best of them when they discover someone is stalking the restaurant.

Family Guy - "Dog Bites Bear" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Stewie and Brian get into a friendship-ending fight after Brian commits a terrible act to one of Stewie's beloved toys; Peter refuses to wash his hand after meeting his favorite breakfast cereal mascot, Boo Berry.

Rel - "Laundry Room" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Rel invites his Dad, Brittany and Nat to brunch; his plans go awry when his clothes are held hostage in his laundry room by a local gang.


Monday, November 26

The Big Bang Theory - "The Confidence Erosion" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Sheldon and Amy try to eliminate stress from wedding planning by applying math to the process. Also, Koothrappali “breaks up” with Wolowitz after realizing his best friend is actually hurting his confidence.

The Neighborhood - "Welcome to the Repipe" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When a water pipe bursts at the Johnsons’ home, Calvin reluctantly agrees to help Dave repair the damage. Also, Gemma discovers a surprising secret about her new neighbor.


Tuesday, November 27

The Conners - "One Flew Over the Conners' Nest" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
With Mark and Mary’s help, Jackie convinces Dan to build a chicken coop in the backyard so the family can eat organic eggs, but from a bird’s-eye view, it appears that she may have ulterior motives. Becky meets with Andrea for the first time since the surrogacy mishap, and Darlene is forced to deal with a sleazy customer at her casino job.

The Kids Are Alright - "Behind the Counter" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Mike comes to the conclusion that Eddie is being sexually active and takes it upon himself to give him enough advice to work things out. Later, Peggy disagrees with how Mike handled the situation and they argue over how much they should interfere in their children’s lives. Elsewhere, Joey and Timmy attempt to disrupt Frank’s plan to do free yardwork so that they can go back to getting paid.

black-ish - "Stand Up, Fall Down" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Junior hasn’t been doing much at home during his gap year, so Dre decides to put him to work as an intern at Stevens & Lido. Junior is astonished to see Dre’s co-workers say offensive things and Dre letting it slide. Meanwhile, Bow lets Ruby watch Devante after the nanny quits; and Ruby has a hard time following Bow’s rules.

Splitting Up Together - "Glowing Pains" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Lena tries to support Maya in any way she can with her pregnancy, only to get accused of being too controlling and taking over. Meanwhile, after Martin reads Mae’s diary, he suspects that she is romantically involved with her teacher and panics. Elsewhere, Arthur and Camille volunteer to temporarily take in Arthur’s teenage nephew to help his overworked sister.

The Guest Book - "Tonight You Become a Man" (TBS, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Anne and Scott leave their 6-year-old son Sam alone in the vacation home so they can attend Beacharoo, the town's music festival; Nikki confesses her secret to Vivian.


Wednesday, November 28

The Goldbergs - "The Living Room: A 100 Percent True Story" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Barry realizes that as a future doctor, he should be more concerned about Murray’s health, so he enlists the Jenkintown Posse and Coach Mellor to help get his father in shape. Meanwhile, Beverly is horrified to learn that Erica and Adam don’t want any of the priceless heirlooms in her fancy, never-really-used living room.

American Housewife - "Trophy Wife" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Katie lands the perfect pawn to play on the insecurities of the Westport housewives when she convinces a hot young trophy wife named Harper (Victoria Justice) to volunteer as room mom for Anna-Kat’s class, but she quickly shifts gears when Harper rejects Anna-Kat’s idea for movie night. Meanwhile, Greg enlists the help of the kids to get Katie’s mom, Kathryn (Wendie Malick), to take an interest in someone other than herself.

Modern Family - "Kids These Days" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Haley needs a little motherly advice from Claire as she considers her future with Dylan and her career. Meanwhile, Jay and Cam’s less than politically correct coaching style earns them a class on sensitivity from Manny and Phil; and Mitch runs into Phil’s nemesis, Gil, at an unlikely place.

Single Parents - "The Beast" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Will encourages Angie to rediscover her passion for heavy metal music by taking a guitar class, and in turn, Angie insists that Will get back in the field covering weather by driving both of them into a storm. Meanwhile, the rest of the gang explore their romantic passions as Douglas pursues his crush on Big Red with the help of Miggy, and Poppy feels an instant connection with a dreamy musician.


Thursday, November 29

The Big Bang Theory - "The Wedding Gift Wormhole" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Sheldon and Amy drive themselves crazy trying to figure out what “perfect gift” Leonard and Penny gave them for their wedding. Also, Koothrappali decides he wants to settle down and asks his father to arrange a marriage for him.

Young Sheldon - "A Mother, a Child, and a Blue Man’s Backside" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Mary bans Sheldon from reading a mature comic book, and Sheldon decides it’s time to stop living under Mary’s thumb.

Mom - "Pork Loin and a Beat-Up Monte Carlo" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Christy competes with her classmates for a prestigious internship, and Bonnie babysits Tammy following her oral surgery.

Murphy Brown - "Beat the Press" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After Frank is physically attacked while covering a political rally, for the first time in her career Murphy is afraid to dispute the opposing viewpoint of a guest on her show.

Will & Grace - "So Long, Division" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Will (Eric McCormack) convinces Grace (Debra Messing) that her boyfriend, Noah (guest star David Schwimmer), isn't in the wrong by refusing to let her meet his daughter, Katie. When Grace goes to apologize to Noah, she unintentionally meets Katie. Meanwhile, Will's mom, Marilyn (guest star Blythe Danner), visits after the death of her beloved dog, and becomes upset when she doesn't get the emotional support she expects from her son. And Jack (Sean Hayes) gets into an argument with his rec center boss, Theo (guest star Derek Gaines).

I Feel Bad - "I Need My Mom" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Maya is temporarily unable to care for the kids due to an injury, Emet and David reluctantly hire a babysitter, only to discover their lives may be better for it.


Friday, November 30

Andi Mack - "The New Girls" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
A teenager goes down a road of self-discovery after her older sister unexpectedly returns.

Coop & Cami Ask the World - "Would You Wrather Build a Sled?" (Disney Channel, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Charlotte backs out of an annual "snowling" tradition for an overnight with her friends, Cami sets out to sabotage her sister's sleepover.

Raven's Home - "Keepin' It Real" (Disney Channel, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Raven secures social influencer Lil Z to appear at the launch of her fashion show, but the kids compromise everything when they use Lil Z's name to sell raffle tickets without his permission.

The Paynes - "Payneful Choices" (OWN, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Nyla is left with life-altering decisions.


Saturday, December 1

The Neighborhood - "Welcome to the Spare Key" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Dave gives Calvin a spare key to the Johnsons’ house in case of an emergency and is pleasantly surprised when the gesture is reciprocated – or so he thinks.

Happy Together - "Scrubbing" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Jake and Claire attempt to follow Cooper’s minimalist lifestyle by “scrubbing” their home of all their old and forgotten belongings. However, they find that letting go of the past is harder than it seems.


Sunday, December 2

The Simpsons - "Daddicus Finch" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Lisa and Homer's bond gets stronger when they start spending real quality time together; Bart feels neglected, so Marge tries to help Homer balance his attention between the kids.

Bob's Burgers - "UFO No You Didn't" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Tina and her new science partner create a device that allows them to communicate with aliens, but their excitement turns to fear when they receive a dangerous warning message; Bob attempts to sell mini coatracks he bought.

Family Guy - "Con Heiress" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Stewie and Brian compete for the inheritance of a wealthy, older heiress; Peter and Chris battle for Mr. Herbert's affection.

Rel - "Brittany's Mom" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Brittany's estranged mom shows up unexpectedly in hopes of being reunited with her daughter; Rel convinces Brittany to give her a second chance, but Brittany worries her mom isn't the changed woman she claims to be.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Monday, December 10

The Neighborhood - "Welcome to the Stolen Sneakers" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Malcolm is robbed and won’t reveal the culprit, Calvin and Dave team up to crack the case of the missing sneakers. Also, Tina takes a unique approach to teaching Gemma self-defense.

Happy Together - "Home Insecurity" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When one of Cooper’s stalkers sneaks into Jake and Claire’s house, they reluctantly decide to install a home security system.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of December 10)

Monday, December 10

  • Ellen DeGeneres (Ellen/The Ellen Show) - Watch Ellen on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Pete Holmes (Crashing) - Pete appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • John Mulaney (Mulaney) - John stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Vanessa Hudgens (Powerless) - Vanessa is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Bryan drops by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace/Sean Saves the World) - Sean appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Wilmer Valderrama (That 70s Show) - Wilmer is a guest on E!'s Busy Tonight at 10pm.
  • Steve Harvey (The Steve Harvey Show) - Steve visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Less Than Perfect/Sherri) - Sherri appears on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Odette Annable (Breaking In) - Odette and her husband Dave talk about Freeform's No Sleep 'Til Christmas on Access Live (check your local listings), on E! News at 7pm on E! and on KTLA 5 in Los Angeles at 9:15am PT.
  • Robert Townsend (The Parent 'Hood) - Robert talks about Making the Five Heartbeats on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Jake Johnson (New Girl) - Jake talks about Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse on ABC's GMA Day at 1pm and on the BUILD Series at 1pm.
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar (The Crazy Ones) - Sarah will be on ABC's GMA Day at 1pm.
  • Miley Cyrus (Hannah Montana) - Miley can be heard on The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM.


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

The Beverly Hillbillies - The Official Fifth Season The Love Boat - Season Four - Volume One Saved by the Bell - The Complete Collection Alice - The Complete Eighth Season Step by Step - The Complete Third Season

10/02 - The Beverly Hillbillies - The Official Fifth Season
10/02 - Bob's Burgers - The Complete 6th Season
10/02 - Bob's Burgers - The Complete 7th Season
10/02 - Bob's Burgers - The Complete 8th Season
10/02 - Ghosted - The Complete First Season
10/02 - The Love Boat - Season Four - Volume One / Volume Two
10/02 - Police Squad! - TV and Movie Collection
10/02 - Saved by the Bell - The Complete Collection
10/16 - Community - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
10/23 - Alice - The Complete Eighth Season
10/24 - The Odd Couple (2015) - Season Two
10/24 - The Odd Couple (2015) - Season Three
10/31 - The Bad News Bears - The Complete Series - All 26 Episodes
11/01 - Episodes - Season 5
11/05 - Robin Williams - Comic Genius (includes Mork & Mindy)
11/06 - American Dad! - Volume 13
11/16 - Man with a Plan - Season One
11/20 - Step by Step - The Complete Third Season
11/27 - What I Like About You - The Complete Third Season
12/04 - Family Guy - Season Sixteen
12/04 - Perfect Strangers - The Complete Sixth Season
12/18 - Our Cartoon President - Season One
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