Wednesday, May 14, 2014

CBS Upfront 2014-15: Fall 2014 Schedule; Brady Bunch Convention in August

CBS 2014-15

Fall 2014


Mondays
8:00PM The Big Bang Theory / 2 Broke Girls (later in the season)
8:30PM Mom 
9:00PM Scorpion (NEW!)
10:00PM NCIS: Los Angeles

Tuesdays
8:00PM NCIS
9:00PM NCIS: New Orleans (NEW!)
10:00PM Person of Interest

Wednesdays
8:00PM Survivor
9:00PM Criminal Minds
10:00PM Stalker (NEW!)

Thursdays
8:00PM NFL Thursday Night Football (Sept. 11-Oct. 23) / The Big Bang Theory (as of Oct. 30)
8:30PM The Millers (as of Oct. 30)
9:00PM Two and a Half Men (as of Oct. 30)
9:30PM The McCarthys (NEW!) (as of Oct. 30)
10:00PM Elementary (as of Oct. 30)

Fridays
8:00PM The Amazing Race
9:00PM Hawaii Five-0
10:00PM Blue Bloods

Saturdays
8:00PM Crimetime Saturday (encores)
9:00PM Crimetime Saturday (encores)
10:00PM 48 Hours

Sundays
7:00PM 60 Minutes
8:00PM Madam Secretary (NEW!
9:00PM The Good Wife
10:00PM CSI: Crime Scene Investigation / CSI: Cyber (NEW!) (later in the season)

 
Unscheduled Mid-Season 2015:
COMEDY: The Odd Couple (NEW), Mike & Molly (returning)
DRAMA: Battle Creek (NEW), CSI: Cyber (NEW), The Mentalist (returning)
REALITY: Undercover Boss

NOTES: NFL Thursday Night Football kicks off on CBS on September 11. The Big Bang Theory launches on Mondays before moving back to Thursdays on October 30. The regular CBS Thursday night lineup begins October 30. 2 Broke Girls returns to Mondays at 8pm when The Big Bang Theory moves to Thursdays. This will be the final season of Two and a Half Men. CSI: Cyber will take over the slot on Sundays when CSI: Crime Scene Investigation completes its original run of episodes.

Discuss CBS's 2014-15 line-up and view the full press release.


The Brady Bunch Convention

The Brady Convention is coming this summer! It is being hosted by the ladies brought you The Davy Jones Memorial/Convention in March 2013 and The Official Monkees 2014 Convention. Now another event will occur, this time celebrating 40 years since The Brady Bunch left the air but never left our TV sets or hearts. This year we also celebrate the 20th anniversary of The Brady Bunch Movie as well. America's #1 family will be together again in 2014. It will be held Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 and Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014 in NJ. It will be a weekend of Brady's joining us from the TV show, the TV specials and the Brady Bunch Movie. PLUS there will be guests from the most memorable shows. Expect autographs, meet and greets, as well as Barry Williams doing his Brady Show featuring all of your favorite Brady Songs, contests, trivia, music, comedy and so much more. This looks like it will be the BIGGEST reunion of all time. And that's the story! Guests include Barry Williams, Geri Reischl, Caryn Richman, Hope Schwartz Juber, Lloyd Schwartz, Christopher Knight, Jerry Houser, Olivia Hack Stewart, Paul Sutera, Susan Olsen, Debbi Storm, Robbie Rist, Jennifer Elise Cox, Mike Lookinland, Jennifer Runyon, Karen Leigh Baldwin (Karen Reed), and Henriette Mantel. View the official website for more details and ticket information.


Sitcoms Airing Tonight / Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows

Monday, July 22

Bob Newhart: A Legacy of Laughter

Bob Newhart: A Legacy of Laughter (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)

CBS announced a new Entertainment Tonight special, Bob Newhart: A Legacy of Laughter, to air Monday, July 22 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network, and streaming on Paramount+ (live and on-demand for Paramount+ with Showtime subscribers, or on-demand for Paramount+ Essential subscribers the day after the special airs)*.

Hosted by Entertainment Tonight’s Nischelle Turner, this one-hour tribute honors the late comedian with a look back at his 70-year career, featuring never-before-seen interviews, and his final interview from his home in Los Angeles. The special takes an in-depth look at his journey from accountant to comedian to Hollywood icon, with rare behind-the-scenes footage of Bob on the set of his sitcoms and feature films, from the Entertainment Tonight vault. Included are new and archival interviews with some of Bob’s closest friends and co-stars, including Jim Parsons, Will Ferrell, Reese Witherspoon, Jason Bateman and Michael Weatherly. The show takes an intimate look inside Bob’s personal life and his marriage to the love of his life, Ginnie, with newly revealed stories about how he changed American culture through comedy.

Bob starred as Chicago psychologist Robert Hartley on the CBS television series The Bob Newhart Show from 1972 to 1978, and then as Vermont innkeeper Dick Loudon on Newhart from 1982 to 1990, also on the Network. He had two other sitcoms on CBS in the 1990s, Bob and George and Leo. Bob played the recurring role of Professor Proton on the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory from 2013 to 2018, for which he received his first Primetime Emmy Award.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of July 22)

Monday, July 22

  • Lamorne Morris (Woke/New Girl) - Lamorne guest hosts Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Sebastian Maniscalco (Bookie) - Watch Sebastian on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Gillian Jacobs (Love/Community) - Gillian appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Ryan Reynolds (Two Guys and a Girl) and Hugh Jackman (Human Resources) - Ryan is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC. E! News has interviews with Ryan and Hugh at 11pm on E!. They also talk about Deadpool & Wolverine on ABC's Good Morning America some time between 7-9am. Ryan appears on Live with Kelly and Mark, so check your listings.
  • Tony Hale (Veep/Arrested Development) - Tony stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Keanu Reeves (Swedish Dicks) - Keanu appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jesse Plemons (No Activity/Bent) - Jesse is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Joe Mantegna (The Simpsons/Soap) and Laci Mosley (iCarly/Single Parents/Florida Girls) - Joe and Laci are guests on a repeat of After Midnight at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ken Jeong (Dr. Ken/Community) - Ken drops by Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen at 10:01pm on Bravo.
  • Elizabeth Gillies (Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll/Victorious) - Elizabeth talks about Spread on CBS Mornings some time between 7-9am.
  • Sutton Foster (Younger) and Michael Urie (Krapopolis/Partners) - Sutton and Michael talk about Once Upon a Mattress on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Rob Delaney (Catastrophe) - Rob talks about Deadpool & Wolverine on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Nat Wolff (The Naked Brothers Band) - Nat and Lucy Hale are telling Drew all about their new rom-com Which Brings Me to You on a repeat of The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is a guest on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.


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04/03 - Too Close for Comfort - The Complete Series (VEI)
04/08 - Check It Out! - The Complete Series (VEI)
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09/24 - Friends - The Complete Series (4K Ultra HD)
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