Friday, November 14, 2014

Boy Meets World Holiday Reunion on Girl Meets World Dec. 5; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of November 17, 2014)

By Meets World Holiday Reunion on Girl Meets World

TGIF! The gang is getting back together for the holidays! A holiday reunion episode of Girl Meets World on Disney Channel guest starring Boy Meets World alumni Rider Strong ("Shawn Hunter"), William Russ ("Alan Matthews") and Betsy Randle ("Amy Matthews") will premiere Friday, December 5 at 8pm! It's Christmas at the Matthews, and Cory's best friend Shawn Hunter, Riley's grandparents, and Uncle Joshua are coming over for a holiday dinner. Meanwhile, Topanga works on executing the perfect meal to put her mother-in-law at ease while Shawn sees his likeness in Maya and forms a bond with her and Riley. Girl Meets World returns with all-new episodes starting November 21, to finish off its first season. 13 episodes have aired so far, with 8 more to go for the first season beginning Nov. 21. Elsewhere on Disney Channel, there will be a new episode of I Didn't Do It guest starring Reginald Vel Johnson (Family Matters) on Sunday, Dec. 7 at 8:30pm. TGIF, indeed!


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 Nov. 17-21, 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!


Sunday, November 16, 2014

  • Sherri Shepherd (Less Than Perfect/Sherri) - Sherri is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, November 17, 2014
  • Allison Janney (Mom/Mr. Sunshine) - Watch Allison on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS. She also talks about Mom on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Allison Williams (Girls) - Allison is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • John Mulaney (Mulaney) - John appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Steve Harvey (The Steve Harvey Show) - Steve stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He is a guest on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am. He also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Max Greenfield (New Girl/Modern Men) - Max drops by The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Eliza Coupe (Benched/Happy Endings) and Michaela Watkins (Trophy Wife/Creator of Benched) - Eliza and Michaela are guests on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kunal Nayyar (The Big Bang Theory) - Kunal appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Brooke Shields (Suddenly Susan) - Brooke discusses her new book (There Was a Little Girl: The Real Story of My Mother and Me) on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am. She also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT. She is a guest on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Jamie visits The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 2am on BET.
  • Kym Whitley (Young & Hungry/Animal Practice/Sparks) - Kym's family faces off with Todd Chrisley's family in a Family Feud-style game on Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Tori Spelling (Mystery Girls) - Tori discusses True Tori on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
  • Brooke Shields (Suddenly Susan) - Catch Brooke on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. She also joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Jason Bateman (Arrested Development/The Hogan Family/It's Your Move) - Jason visits Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Charlie Day (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Charlie appears on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about Horrible Bosses 2 on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and later on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Paul Scheer (The League) - Paul is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Soleil Moon Frye (Punky Brewser/Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) - Soleil serves up a family-friendly meal on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Tyler James Williams (Everybody Hates Chris/Go On) - Tyler talks about joining The Walking Dead on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations. He will also be on HuffPost Live.
  • NeNe Leakes (The New Normal) - NeNe talks about the health condition that kept her from traveling with her co-stars on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tracy Pollan (Family Ties - Tracy, her mom and her sisters will be guests on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-10am.
  • Tony Danza (Who's the Boss?/Taxi - Tony will be on Big Morning Buzz on VH1 at 9am.
  • Allison Janney (Mom/MR. Sunshine) - Allison appears on HuffPost Live at 11:30am.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Watch Jamie on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Reed Between the Lines/Girlfriends) - Tracee is a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Stephen Merchant (Hello Ladies) - Stephen will be on Big Morning Buzz on VH1 at 9am. HE is a guest on HuffPost Live at 3:00pm.
  • Jim Gaffigan (My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Jim stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Malin Akerman (Trophy Wife) - Malin appears on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Charlie Day (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Charlie drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Ron Funches (Undateable) - Ron is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Brooke Shields (Suddenly Susan) - Brooke stops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Nick Jonas (Jonas L.A.) - Nick talks about his new album and racy role on Direct TV’s Kingdom on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations. He will also be on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Marion Ross, Donny Most and Anson Williams (Happy Days) - There will be celebration of the 40th anniversary of Happy Days with a cast reunion featuring Marion, Donny and Anson reunite on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT. Marion gives a look at her new HMM original movie, Signed, Sealed, Delivered for Christmas. Anson also talks about Singing to a Bulldog on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jason Bateman (Arrested Development/The Hogan Family/It's Your Move and Jennifer Aniston (Friends) - Jason and Jennifer talk about Horribles Bosses 2 on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Fran Drescher (The Nanny/Happily Divorced) - Fran appears on The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 2am on BET.
  • Holly Robinson Peete (Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/For Your Love) - Holly unveils the season's hottest toys on The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 2am on BET.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin performs on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Tyler James Williams (Everybody Hates Chris/Go On) - Tyler will be on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-10am.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Andy Richter (Andy Richter Controls the Universe/Quintuplets/Andy Barker, P.I.) - Andy will be on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
  • Norman Lear (Producer of All in the Family/Sanford and Son/The Jeffersons/Good Times) - Norman appears on HuffPost Live at 12:00pm.
  • Bella Thorne (Shake It Up) - Bella is a guest on People Now.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
  • Stephen Merchant (Hello Ladies) - Catch Stephen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He talks about Hello Ladies 2 on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory/Blossom) - Watch Mayim on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Lisa Kudrow (The Comeback/Friends) - Lisa chats on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Allison Williams (Girls) - Allison visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Allison Janney (Mom) - Allison drops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Jason Bateman (Arrested Development/The Hogan Family/It's Your Move) - Jason is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin chats and performs on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings. She will also be on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. She is a guest on HuffPost Live at 3:10pm.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney weighs in on the latest Hot Topics and talks about her upcoming shows at The Venetian in Las Vegas on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Emeril Lagasse (Emeril) - Emeril co-hosts Rachael Ray for their Thanksgiving two-day event, so check your local listings.
  • Michael Urie (Partners) - Michael will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Anna Camp (The Mindy Project) - Anna discusses Pitch Perfect 2 on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Chelsea Peretti (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) - Chelsea is a guest on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-10am.
  • Martin Short (Mulaney/The Martin Short Show) - Martin appears on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Friday, November 21, 2014
  • Michael Cera (Arrested Development) - Watch Michael on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Norman Lear (Producer of All in the Family/Sanford and Son/The Jeffersons/Good Times) - Catch Norman on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS. He talks about his book (Even This I Get to Experience) with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Cristin Milioti (A to Z/How I Met Your Mother) - Cristin appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Martin Short (Mulaney/The Martin Short Show) - Martin discusses his new book on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Kate Walsh (Bad Judge) - Kate talks about Bad Judge on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Anna Camp (The Mindy Project) - Anna chats about Disney Channel's Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Chelsa Peretti (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) - Chelsea talks about her Netflix comedy special Chelsea Pettri: One of the Greats on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations. She is also tentatively scheduled to appear on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Valerie Harper (Rhoda/The Mary Tyler Moore Show/Valerie) - Valerie joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Emeril Lagasse (Emeril) - Emeril co-hosts Rachael Ray for their Thanksgiving two-day event, so check your local listings.
  • Allison Janney (Mom/Mr. Sunshine) - Allison chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Holly Robinson Peete (Hangin' with Mr. Cooper/For Your Love) - Holly joins the Plugged In panel on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Maria Canals Barrera (Cristela/Wizards of Waverly Place) - Maria joins the Plugged In panel on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin will be on Fox and Friends on Fox News Channel at 8:22am.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, October 20

The Simpsons - "Treehouse of Horror XXX" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Milhouse is trapped in another dimension; dead Homer's spirit tries some new bodies on for size; Selma finds love in an unlikely place.

Bless the Harts - "Cremains of the Day" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Violet, David and Leonard take Wayne on a ghost hunt to cure his fear of ghosts; Jenny and Betty honor Jenny's late father on his favorite holiday.

Bob's Burgers - "Big Trouble in Little Tina" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Things get spooky when Tina dissects a pig in science class; Bob and Linda battle a giant ball of ear wax.

Family Guy - "Disney's The Reboot" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After the network decides it is time to reboot the series, three versions of the reboot are shown to a focus group, which produces some surprising feedback.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 14)

Friday, October 18

  • Chris O'Dowd (Family Tree/The IT Crowd) - Watch Chris on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Kal Penn (Sunnyside/Deadbeat/We Are Men) - Kal appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • America Ferrera (Superstore) - America is a guest on a repeat of A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Regina King (227) - Regina visits The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Julie Andrews (Julie) - Julie speaks about her book Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace/The Millers/Sean Saves the World) - Sean guest hosts The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Pam Grier (Bless This Mess) - Pam drops by The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Sara Gilbert (The Conners/Roseanne/Living Biblically/Bad Teacher) - Sara appears on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Angela Kinsey (The Office/Haters Back Off/Your Family or Mine) and Jenna Fischer (Splitting Up Together/The Office) - Angela and Jenna talk about the Office Ladies Podcast on ABC's GMA 3: Strahan, Sara & Keke at 1pm.
  • Kal Penn (Sunnyside/Deadbeat/We Are Men) - Kal visits Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Marcus Scribner (black-ish) - Marcus appears on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • William Jackson Harper (The Good Place) - William can be heard on The Morning Mashup on SiriusXM.
  • Billy Bob Thornton (Hearts Afire) - Billy Bob talks about Goliath on Couch Surfing at 8am.


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08/20 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Six
08/27 - Baskets - The Complete Season Four
08/27 - It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia - The Complete Thirteenth Season
09/03 - Bob's Burgers - The Complete 9th Season
09/03 - Fresh Off the Boat - The Complete Fifth Season
09/03 - The Goldbergs - The Complete Sixth Season
09/03 - Single Parents - The Complete Season One
09/03 - Young Sheldon - The Complete Second Season
09/04 - What We Do in the Shadows - The Complete First Season
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09/11 - My Three Sons - The Fourth Season - Volume One
09/11 - My Three Sons - The Fourth Season - Volume Two
09/17 - Friends - The Complete Series (25th Anniversary)
09/17 - Modern Family - The Complete Tenth Season
09/19 - Angel from Hell - The DVD Edition
10/08 - Leave it to Beaver - The Complete Series
10/08 - Life with Lucy - The Complete Series
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