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

Thursday, May 19

Young Sheldon - "A Clogged Pore, a Little Spanish and the Future" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Sheldon struggles to cope with the first signs of puberty. Also, Mary and George Sr. hunt for new jobs, and Georgie and Meemaw take a business trip across the border.

United States of Al - "Chaos / Aashob" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Riley comes clean to Freddy about his relationship with Vanessa, and Cindy grows increasingly possessive of Al.

How We Roll - "The PTQ" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
As Tom and Archie prepare for the pre-tournament qualifier, they lay out strict rules for Tom’s family to follow to ensure Tom keeps his head in the game and qualifies for the World Series of Bowling.

How We Roll - "The Houseguest" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Tom’s mentor and coach, Archie, suffers a heart attack just days before the World Series of Bowling, Tom struggles with whether to stay with him in the hospital or leave to compete in the biggest tournament of his career.

Welcome to Flatch - "No Credit/Bad Credit" / "Ghosted" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
While Shrub thrives at his new job and Kelly gets a role in the car lot's commercial, Father Joe begins to miss having them around; Kelly and Shrub get lost in the woods on her birthday; Cheryl, Mandy, Nadine and Father Joe decide to host a séance.

Atlanta - "Tarrare" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Yo Tarrare was a real person. Wild. They gotta stop biting these better shows tho. Written by Stefani Robinson; directed by Donald Glover.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 16)

Thursday, May 19

  • Alfonso Ribeiro (In the House/The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/Silver Spoons) - Catch Alonso on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kenan Thompson (Kenan/Kenan & Kel) - Kenan is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Mike Myers (The Pentaverate) - Mike appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Ricky Gervais (After Life/The Office) - Ricky is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He also talks about SuperNature on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Jean Smart (Hacks/Samantha Who?/Center of the Universe/In-Laws/Style & Substance/Designing Women) - Jean appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ali Wentworth (Nightcap) - Ali is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 9pm on Bravo.
  • Selma Blair (Anger Management/Kath & Kim/Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane) - Selma chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Renee Elise Goldsberry (Girls5eva) - Renee appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Brian Austin Green (Anger Management/Wedding Band/Freddie) - Brian will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (February-May)

ALT= Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. - The Complete Series (2022 Release) Brooklyn Nine-Nine - The Complete Series (Blu-ray) Head of the Class - The Complete Fourth Season Becker - The Complete Series (2022 Release)

02/08 - Last Man Standing - The Complete Ninth Season
02/22 - Everybody Hates Chris - The Complete Series (2022 Release)
02/22 - Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. - The Complete Series (2022 Release)
03/08 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Eight
03/08 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - The Complete Series (Blu-ray) (DVD)
03/15 - Head of the Class - The Complete Fourth Season
03/15 - The Proud Family - The Complete Original Series - Anniversary Collection
03/22 - The Honeymooners Specials - The Complete Collection
03/29 - Rick and Morty - The Complete Seasons 1-5 (Blu-ray) (DVD)
03/29 - Young Rock - Season One
04/05 - Up All Night - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
04/26 - The Danny Thomas Show (aka Make Room for Daddy) - The Complete Fourth Season
04/26 - Jackie Gleason TV Treasures - 70th Anniversary Collection (including Honeymooners Rarities)
05/03 - No Activity - Season Three
05/31 - Becker - The Complete Series (2022 Release)
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