Friday, May 02, 2014

MeTV Network's 2014 Summer of Me Schedule; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 5, 2014)

MeTV Summer of Me

Summer is officially cool when a special line-up of hip and exciting programming joins the MeTV Network schedule. Summertime begins on Monday, May 26 when MeTV presents "The Summer of Me," a fun-filled collection of fan favorites ready to entertain audiences on America's #1 all classic television network including the return of Happy Days, The Mod Squad, Bosom Buddies, The Love Boat, Get Smart, The Honeymooners, F Troop, The Odd Couple and more. Among the highlights include a "Summertime Comedy Conundrum Breakout" every weeknight from 10-11pm featuring back-to-back episodes of Get Smart on Mondays, The Honeymooners on Tuesdays, F Troop on Wednesdays, Bosom Buddies on Thursdays and The Odd Couple on Fridays. The other schedule changes include: Make Room for Daddy airing weekdays at 5:30am; The Love Boat, The Mod Squad, & The Rockford Files weekdays from 10am-1pm; back-to-back Adam-12 from 4-5pm; Happy Days at 8:30pm; and Dragnet & Adam-12 in late night at 12:30am & 1am. Weekends will stay mostly the same, but Sunday mornings will have some changes including He-Man & The Masters of the Universe at 5am, back-to-back Family Affair from 6-7am, and Leave it to Beaver from 7-9am (some stations will air E/I programming from 8-9am). Stay with us for continued updates and enjoy "The Summer of Me!"


It's Friday, 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 May 5-9, 2014, 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, May 5, 2014

  • Sally Field (Gidget/The Flying Nun) - Watch Sally on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Bryan Cranston (Malcolm in the Middle) - Bryan is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Brie Larson (United States of Tara/Raising Dad) - Brie stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project/The Office) - Mindy appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jenna Elfman (Growing Up Fisher/1600 Penn/Dharma & Greg) - Jenna visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She also talks about Growing Up Fisher on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Julie Bowen (Modern Family) - Julie is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Adam Pally (The Mindy Project/Happy Endings) - Adam stops by The Pete Holmes Show at midnight on TBS.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Bryan Greenberg (How to Make It in America) - Bryan will be a guest on HuffPost Live. He can be heard on The Morning Jolt with Larry Flick on SiriusXM OutQ channel 109 between 7am-11am.
  • Linda Lavin (Sean Saves the World/Alice) - Linda talks about A Short History of Decay on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave talks about his new film Neighbors on NBC's Today between 7-9am. He will also be on Big Morning Buzz Live on VH1 at 10am. He can be heard on Covino & Rich on SiriusXM Indie Radio channel 104 at 12:30pm.
  • Billy Bob Thornton (Hearts Afire) - Billy Bob is a guest on The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Florence Henderson (The Brady Bunch) - Florence plays The Dating Game on The Queen Latifah Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Jennifer Esposito (Spin City) - Jennifer talks about her new book (Way: My Journey with Celiac Disease--What Doctors Don’t Tell You and How You Can Learn to Live Again) on New York Live on WNBC at 12:30pm ET.
  • Tracy Morgan (30 Rock/The Tracy Morgan Show) - Tracy can be heard on Covino & Rich on SiriusXM Indie Radio channel 104 between 12-3pm.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) - Catch Jon on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Bette Midler (Bette) - Bette is a guest on The Colbert Report at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • David Alan Grier (Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAG) - David appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Kristen Schaal (Bob's Burgers/Flight of the Conchords) - Kristen stops by The Pete Holmes Show at midnight on TBS.
  • Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother/Doogie Howser, M.D.) - Neil chats about the Broadway production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your local listings.
  • Jenna Elfman (Growing Up Fisher/1600 Penn/Dharma & Greg) - Jenna appears on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Bryan Greenberg (How to Make It in America) - Bryan talks about A Short History of Decay on NBC's Today in the 9am hour. He will also be on Big Morning Buzz Live on VH1 at 10am. He can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Tia Mowry-Hardrict (Instant Mom/The Game/Sister, Sister) - Tia is a guest on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Swoosie Kurtz (Mike & Molly/Love, Sidney) - Swoosie talks about Mike & Molly and her new book (Part Swan, Part Goose: An Uncommon Memoir of Womanhood, Work, and Family) on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Clark Gregg (The New Adventures of Old Christine) - Clark appears on The Queen Latifah Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations. He will also be on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory/Blossom and Melissa Rauch (The Big Bang Theory) - Mayim and Melissa will be guests on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jason Priestley (Call Me Fitz) - Jason talks about his new book (Jason Priestley: A Memoir) on ABC's Good Morning America between 7-9am. He also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Charles Esten (The Crew/The Office) - Charles joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo is a guest on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
  • Sarah Jessica Parker (Sex and the City/Square Pegs) - Watch Sarah on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jenny McCarthy (Two and a Half Men/Jenny) - Jenny chats about her new book (Stirring the Pot: My Recipe for Getting What You Want Out of Life) on ABC's Good Morning America between 7-9am. She will also be on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Charles Esten (The Crew/The Office) - Charles and the men of Nashville can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Debi Mazar (Entourage) - Debi can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is part of the guest panel on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Eli Baker (Growing Up Fisher) - Eli talks about Growing Up Fisher on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • George Lopez (Saint George/George Lopez) - George is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Bill Cosby (The Cosby Show/Cosby/The Bill Cosby Show) - Bill appears on The Arsenio Hall Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sarah Gilbert (Bad Teacher/The Big Bang Theory/Roseanne) - Sarah visits The Queen Latifah Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Jason Priestley (Call Me Fitz) - Jason talks about his new book (Jason Priestley: A Memoir) on New York Live on WNBC at 12:30pm ET.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) - Jon chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • David Alan Grier (Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAG) - David will be on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-10am. He will also be on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Hey Dude Cast - The cast of Hey Dude will reunite on HuffPost Live.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
  • Lisa Kudrow (Web Therapy/The Comeback/Friends) - Catch Lisa on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturbed) - Dave is part of the guest panel on Chelsea Lately on E! at 11pm.
  • Jason Priestley (Call Me Fitz) - Jason appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds) - Connie visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ellie Kemper (The Office) - Ellie stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about her new film Moms' Night Out on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Bonnie Somervile (Kitchen Confidential/In-Laws) - Bonnie discusses her new Hallmark Channel original movie Mom's Day Away on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Jenny McCarthy (Two and a Half Men/Jenny) - Jenny joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Sheryl Lee Ralph (Instant Mom/It's a Living) - Sheryl will be on The Couch on WLNY 10/55 in New York between 7-9am.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael is a guest on ABC's Good Morning America between 7-9am.
  • David Alan Grier (Bad Teacher/Life with Bonnie/DAGO - David appears on Big Morning Buzz Live on VH1 at 10am.
Friday, May 9, 2014
  • Mila Kunis (That '70s Show/Family Guy) - Watch Mila on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • David Koechner (The Office) - David appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia shares behind-the-scenes stories from her new film Moms' Night Out on Katie, so check your local listings.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave can be heard on Wake Up With Taylor on SiriusXM radio on SiriusXM Stars Channel 106 between 7-10am.
  • Swoosie Kurtz (Mike & Molly/Love, Sidney) - Swoosie talks about her new book (Part Swan, Part Goose: An Uncommon Memoir of Womanhood, Work, and Family) on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Bette Midler (Bette) - Bette chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Alan Alda (M*A*S*H) - Alan will be on HuffPost Live.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, August 21

The Goldbergs - "The Wedding Singer" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Barry and Lainey’s wedding date is right around the corner, and Beverly is in her element as she tries to make everything perfect for her schmoopie’s big day. Geoff is concerned about Adam’s shortcomings as a wedding videographer. Meanwhile, Barry begins to have second thoughts.

Schooled - "Be Like Mike" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
It’s 1990-something, and since Lainey still hasn’t achieved rock ‘n’ roll greatness, she returns to William Penn Academy as the new music teacher. Lainey has a hard time adjusting to being an authority figure, but she realizes she might not be so bad at it when she discovers a kindred spirit in Principal Glascott’s niece, Felicia. Meanwhile, Coach Mellor struggles with Michael Jordan’s influence on modern-day basketball.

Modern Family - "The Wild" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Mitch, Cam and Phil crash Jay’s annual hiking trip to find an elusive bald eagle after Gloria asks them to keep an eye on him. Meanwhile, Gloria, Alex, Claire and Haley get together to plan her baby shower.

Single Parents - "Pilot" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Will Cooper has been so focused on raising his daughter, Sophie, he’s lost sight of who he is as a man and has headed deep into the parental vortex. When the other single parents – Angie, Douglas, Poppy and Miggy – at his daughter’s school see just how far down the rabbit hole of PTA, parenting and princesses Will has gone, they band together to get him out in the world and make him realize that being a great parent doesn’t mean sacrificing everything about your own identity.

Younger - "It's All About the Money, Honey" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Liza is shocked to see an unexpected costar in her Infinitely 21 ad campaign. Kelsey and Charles head to Chicago with a plan. Josh considers his options beyond Inkburg.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 19)

Wednesday, August 21

  • Donald Glover (Atlanta/Community) - Watch on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • D'Arcy Carden (The Good Place/Barry) - D'Arcy appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Selena Gomez (Wizards of Waverly Place) - Selena is a guest on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Joe Namath (The Waverly Wonders) - Joe appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Fred Savage (What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage/Friends from College/The Grinder/Working/The Wonder Years) - Fred is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jane Lynch (Angel from Hell) - Jane drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/Partners/The Famous Teddy Z) - Jon is a guest on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin stops by LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Jennifer Aniston (Friends/Muddling Through/Ferris Bueller/Molloy) - Jennifer appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Iain Armitage (Young Sheldon) - Iain is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Brian Austin Green (Anger Management/Freddie) - Brian talks about BH90210 on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Melissa Peterman (Reba/Working Class/Baby Daddy) - Melissa guest co-hosts Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Justine Lupe (Cristela) - Justine will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Queen Latifah opens up about how she balances her personal and professional life and her latest mission to combat the stigma of mental health on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Valerie Bertinelli (Hot in Cleveland/Sydney/One Day at a Time) - Valerie talks about Kids Baking Championship on the BUILD Series at 2pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (June/July/August)

The Brady Bunch - 50th Anniversary The Brady-est TV & Movie Collection Will & Grace (The Revival) - Season Two The Good Place - The Complete Third Season Life in Pieces - The Complete Fourth Season Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Six

06/04 - The Brady Bunch - 50th Anniversary The Brady-est Brady Bunch TV & Movie Collection
06/18 - Will & Grace (The Revival) - Season Two (Blu-ray)
07/08 - Man with a Plan - Season Two
07/09 - Broad City - Season 5
07/09 - Broad City - The Complete Series
07/09 - Life in Pieces - The Complete Fourth Season
07/09 - Speechless - The Complete Third Season
07/16 - Eight Is Enough - The Complete First Season
07/17 - The Practice (1976) - The Complete Series (WBShop.com)
07/23 - Brockmire - The Complete First Season
07/23 - What I Like About You - The Complete First Season
07/30 - The Good Place - The Complete Third Season
08/06 - Caroline in the City - The Third Season
08/06 - Caroline in the City - The Fourth Season
08/13 - I Love Lucy - Colorized Collection
08/13 - Leave it to Beaver - Seasons One and Two
08/20 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Six
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