Friday, April 10, 2015

Fox Orders Second Season of The Last Man on Earth; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 13, 2015)

The Last Man on Earth

Fox has picked up comedy series The Last Man on Earth for a second season. From writer/producer Will Forte (Saturday Night Live) and directors/producers Chris Miller and Phil Lord (The Lego Movie, 21 Jump Street), The Last Man on Earth chronicles the life and adventures of Phil Miller (Forte), an average guy - and humanity's last hope - who discovers what life is like when no one is telling you what you can and cannot do. The series also stars Kristen Schaal, January Jones and Mel Rodriguez. In the next all-new, special one-hour episode of The Last Man on Earth, "The Do-Over/Pranks for Nothin,'" airing Sunday, April 12 from 9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT on Fox, Phil Miller (Will Forte) finally has some good fortune headed his way. The Last Man on Earth is this season's No. 1 new comedy among Adults 18-34 and Men 18-49. It also ranks No. 1 in its Sunday 9:30PM ET/PT time period among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.


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 April 13-17, 2015, 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, April 13, 2015

  • Sarah Jessica Parker (Sex and the City/Square Pegs) - Watch Sarah on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jason Biggs (Mad Love/Drexell's Class) - Jason is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) - Jack appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Arden Myrin (Working) - Arden is a guest on a repeat of @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Chris D'Elia (Undateable/Whitney) - Chris drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Kevin James (The King of Queens) - Kevin talks about his new film Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am, on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael (check your local listings) and HuffPost Live at 12:15pm.
  • Sofia Vergara (Modern Family/The Knights of Prosperity/Hot Properties) - Sofia stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Katey Sagal (Married with Children/8 Simple Rules) - Katey appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 1am on BET.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Full House) - Candace guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Niecy Nash (The Soul Man/Getting On/Reno 911!) - Niecy is part of a Clean House cast reunion on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Michael Rapaport (The War at Home/My Name Is Earl) - Michael discusses Little Boy on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Zach Woods (Silicon Valley/Playing House) - Zach is a guest on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET and on NOW with Alex Wagner on MSNBC at 4pm.
  • Miriam Shor (Younger/Big Day/Inside Schwartz) - Miriam appears on Arise TV and on the White Guy Talk Show on Fuse at 11:30pm.
  • Amber Tamblyn (Two and a Half Men) - Amber is a guest on People Now.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
  • Cobie Smulders (How I Met Your Mother) - Catch Cobie on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) - Billy stops by The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/The Famous Teddy Z) - Jon visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. He also chats about his new memoir (So That Happened: A Memoir) where he dishes on all the behind the scenes drama of the hit sitcom, his relationship with famous co-stars Charlie Sheen, Molly Ringwald, Andrew McCarthy and more on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jeremy Piven (Entourage/Ellen) - Jeremy appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Angela Kinsey (The Hotwives of Orlando/The Office) - Angela drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat) - Randall is a guest on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • B.J. Novak (The Office) - B.J. appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 1am on BET.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Full House) - Candace guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Hilary Duff (Younger/Lizzie McGuire) and Sutton Foster (Younger) - Hilary and Sutton dish on their new show Younger on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Reba McEntire (Reba/Malibu Country) - Reba performs live on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 10am hour and is a guest in the 9am hour. She will also be on Morning Joe on MSNBC sometime between 7-9am, on Access Hollywood Live (check your local listings) and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Danny DeVito (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia/Taxi) - Danny appears on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Amber Tamblyn (Two and a Half Men) - Amber is a guest on the AOL Build Show.
  • Lauren Adams (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Miriam appears on the White Guy Talk Show on Fuse at 11:30pm.
  • Jason Biggs (Mad Love/Drexell's Class) - Jason will be on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live at 9am.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony is a guest on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:50am and on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Grizz Chapman (30 Rock) - Grizz appears on Arise TV.
  • Tyler James Williams (Everybody Hates Chris/Go On) - Tyler is a guest on The Real, so check your local listings.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
  • Tim Allen (Last Man Standing/Home Improvement) - Watch Tim on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Michael J. Fox (The Michael J. Fox Show/Spin City/Family Ties) - Michael stops by The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Nick Kroll (The League/Cavemen) - Nick visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Chris D'Elia (Undateable/Whitney) - Chris is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) - Billy appears on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart at 11pm.
  • Yvette Nicole Brown (The Odd Couple/Community) - Yvette talks about dating in Hollywood, her recent weight loss, why she left the hit show Community and more on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Bob Saget (How I Met Your Mother/Surviving Suburbia/Full House) - Bob chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda guest hosts a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) - Jim appears on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Nick Zano (One Big Happy/2 Broke Girls/What I Like About You) - Nick is a guest on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Retta (Parks and Recreation) - Retta will be on SportsNation at 3pm on ESPN2.
  • Suzanne Somers (Three's Company/She's the Sheriff/Step by Step) - Suzanne opens up about her latest book TOX-SICK: From Toxic to Not Sick and shares the details on joining the new cast of Dancing with the Stars on HuffPost Live at 4pm.
  • Bailee Madison (Trophy Wife) - Bailee talks about the two-hour season finale of Hallmark Channel's Good Witch, which airs on April 18, on Good Day LA on FOX Channel 11 in Los Angeles.
  • Nathan Lane (Modern Family/Encore! Encore!/Charlie Lawrence) - Nathan is a guest on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Brittany Daniel (The Game/That '80s Show) - Brittany appears on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Regina King (227) - Regina chats on The Real, so check your local listings.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
  • Kevin James (The King of Queens) - Catch Kevin on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Chelsea Peretti (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) - Chelsea is a guest on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Jamie stops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Betty White (Hot in Cleveland/The Golden Girls/Mary Tyler Moore) - Betty appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Juliette Lewis (I Married Dora) - Juliette visits Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kal Penn (We Are Men/How I Met Your Mother) - Kal is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC. He also talks about The Big Picture on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Reba McEntire (Reba/Malibu Country) - Reba appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Suzanne Somers (Three's Company/She's the Sheriff/Step by Step) - Suzanne is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • John Slattery (Maggie/Ed) - John talks about the final season of Mad Men on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna discusses the Broadway play Living on Love on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Joey McIntyre (The McCarthys) - Joey and others join Meredith to cover the hottest stories of the week on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Peter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie) - Peter shows off his signature dance move, reveals what his daughters really think about his role in Twilight, his rules for dating post-divorce and more on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Roseanne Barr (Roseanne) - Roseanne chats on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 1am on BET.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) - Billy talks about The Comedians on The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Gabriel Iglesias (Cristela) - Gabriel chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Alyssa Milano (Who's the Boss?/Romantically Challenged) - Alyssa guest hosts a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jonathan Kite (2 Broke Girls) - Jonathan talks about 2 Broke Girls on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Debra Messing (Will & Grace) - Debra is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings. She will also be on HuffPost Live at 1pm.
  • Kelly Brook (One Big Happy) - Kelly talks about her role in One Big Happy on HuffPost Live at 5pm. She can be heard on the following Sirius XM radio shows: Jenny McCarthy at 10:40am, Wrap Up Show sometime between 11am-12pm, Just Jenny with Jenny Hutt at 12:05pm, Covino and Rich at 12:25pm and Erik Nagel Show at 12:45pm.
  • Keke Palmer (True Jackson, VP) - Keke appears on The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Tamela and David Mann (Mann & Wife/Meet the Browns) - Tamela and David are guests on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Tamera Mowry (Sister, Sister/Roommates) - Tamera will be on Fox & Friends on Fox News Channel sometime between 6-9am.
Friday, April 17, 2015
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) - Watch Alec on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jeremey Piven (Entourage/Ellen) - Jeremy appears on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Ariana Grande (Sam & Cat/Victorious) - Ariana is a guest on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Charlie Day (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Charlie appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Busy Phillips (Cougar Town) - Busy talks about why she posted a fake location on Twitter while vacationing with her best friend actress Michele Williams and shares the quirk her co-star Courtney Cox has in common with her famed Friends character Monica Gellar on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Laurence Fishburne (black-ish) - Laurence appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 1am on BET.
  • Eddie Kaye Thomas (How to Make It in America/'Til Death/American Dad!) - Eddie is a guest on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings. He will also be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Alyssa Milano (Who's the Boss?/Romantically Challenged) - Alyssa guest hosts a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Lisa Kudrow (The Comeback/Friends) - Lisa chats on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Kate Flannery (The Office) - Kate talks about her new movie Tenure on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Yara Shahidi (black-ish) - Yara is a guest on People Now.
  • Kevin James (The King of Queens) - Kevin gives the scoop on Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings. He will also be on The Real, so check your local listings. He is a guest on SI Now at 1pm.
  • Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man/The Steve Harvey Show) - Cedric will be on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:35am.
  • Kelsey Grammer (Partners/Frasier/Cheers) - Kelsey will be on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, July 25

History of the Sitcom

Where Have All the Theme Songs Gone? (CNN, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Don Lemon reviews the most popular TV theme songs in history with Gary Portnoy of "Cheers", Christopher Knight from "The Brady Bunch", Fran Drescher from "The Nanny", and composer Kurt Farquhar.

History of the Sitcom - "Working for Laughs" (CNN, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Work families can be even funnier than our biological ones, since the endless array of wacky sitcom characters on the job offers hilarious insights into the state of the American workplace.

Duncanville - "Crimes and Misters Demean Her" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Jack coaches Jing's little league soccer team, but when he feels he's too easy on the kids he calls on Duncan to yell at the team to get them to win; Annie takes Kimberly to work with her after she has a falling out with her friends.

HouseBroken - "Who's Going to the Vet?" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After Chief eats Jill's vibrator, he's taken to the vet and ends up leading his own version of group therapy; Tabitha goes to live with The Gray One and learns she has to sing and dance if she wants to survive.

The Simpsons - "The 7 Beer Itch" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Marge and the kids take a seaside vacation, Homer is unwittingly tempted by a British femme fatale.

The Great North - "My Fart Will Go on Adventure" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
While the family prepares for Wolf and Honeybee's wedding, an unexpected guest RSVPs.

Bob's Burgers - "Y Tu Tina También" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Tina is forced to listen to Spanish audio lessons in the library to improve her grade, she develops an unexpected crush; Louise and Gene want to dunk Mr. Frond at the Wagstaff Spring Fair.

Family Guy - "The Marrying Kind" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Stewie gets a mail order bride and experiences domestic life; Peter and Chris become addicted to free hotel breakfast buffets.

Wellington Paranormal - "She-Wolf" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Officers O'Leary and Minogue investigate what they believe are dog attacks, but stumble upon something more mysterious.

Dead Pixels - "The Chair" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Alison becomes concerned over Meg's physical downturn and tries to sway her to a healthier regime; everyone worries about Nicky.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of July 19)

Friday, July 23

  • Wanda Sykes (The Upshaws/The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda guest hosts a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kim Fields (The Upshaws/Living Single/The Facts of Life/Baby, I'm Back) - Watch Kim on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso/Son of Zorn/The Cleveland Show) - Jason will be on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Christine Baranski (Happy Family/Welcome to New York/Cybill) - Christine appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Minnie Driver (Speechless/About a Boy) - Minnie is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Sarah Levy (Schitt's Creek) - Sarah appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Leah Remini (Kevin Can Wait/The Exes/Family Tools/The King of Queens) - Leah is a guest on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.


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03/02 - Blue Mountain State - The Complete Series
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03/02 - Rick and Morty - The Complete Seasons 1-4 (DVD) (Blu-ray)
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05/11 - Dead to Me - Season Two
06/08 - The Critic - The Complete Series
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07/07 - No Activity - Season 2
07/13 - The Unicorn - Season 2
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07/27 - Family Ties - The Complete Series (2021 Re-Release)
07/27 - Hot in Cleveland - The Complete Series (2021 Re-Release)
08/03 - I Dream of Jeannie - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
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