Monday, August 10, 2015

Antenna TV's 45th Anniversary Partridge Family Marathon; The Mindy Project Starts Sept. 15 on Hulu



Come on, get happy! Forty-five years ago The Partridge Family bus hit the road and Shirley, Reuben and the kids became one of the top-selling recording acts and TV shows of the time. On Saturday, August 15, Antenna TV will celebrate the 45th anniversary of The Partridge Family, with a marathon of 45 memorable episodes. The marathon begins at 5pm ET and will feature 22 1/2 hours of The Partridge Family's most popular episodes. The Partridge Family airs weekly on Antenna TV, Saturdays 5pm ET/2pm PT. Antenna TV, which airs in in 102 TV markets across the U.S. reaching 78% of TV households is available in all of the Top 20 TV U.S. markets.

The Partridge Family 45th Anniversary Marathon Schedule (all times Eastern)

5:00 PM What? And Get Out of Show Business?
5:30 PM Sound of Money
6:00 PM See Here, Private Partridge
6:30 PM But the Memory Lingers On
7:00 PM Did You Hear the One about Danny Partridge?
7:30 PM My Son, the Feminist
8:00 PM Old Scrapmouth
8:30 PM Soul Club 18
9:00 PM They Shoot Managers, Don't They?
9:30 PM Not With My Sister You Don't
10:00 PM Knight in Shining Armor
10:30 PM Dora, Dora, Dora
11:00 PM Man Called Snake
11:30 PM Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Partridge
12:00 AM Day of Acne and Roses
12:30 AM I Can Get it For You Retail
1:00 AM Fellini, Bergman & Partridge
1:30 AM I am Curious, Partridge
2:00 AM Hellllp
2:30 AM Promise Her Anything But Give Her a Punch
3:00 AM Partridge Papers
3:30 AM This Male Chauvinist Piggy Went to Market
4:00 AM M is for Many Things
4:30 AM Each Dawn I Diet
5:00 AM Swiss Family Partridge
5:30 AM Ain't Loveth Grand
6:00 AM Nag, Nag, Nag
6:30 AM For Whom the Bell Tolls and Tolls and Tolls
7:00 AM Left My Heart in Cincinnati
7:30 AM Bedknobs and Drumsticks
8:00 AM Forgive Us Our Debits
8:30 AM Selling of the Partridge
9:00 AM Me and My Shadow
9:30 AM Hate Thy Neighbor
10:00 AM None but the Only
10:30 AM Strike Out King
11:00 AM Double Trouble
11:30 AM Last of Howard
12:00 PM Heartbreak Keith
12:30 PM Day of Honesty
1:00 PM Queen for a Minute
1:30 PM Danny Converts
2:00 PM Miss Partridge, Teacher
2:30 PM Keith and Lauribelle
3:00 PM "…-…" (S.O.S.)



The Mindy Project - Hulu

The Mindy Project's fourth season is moving to Hulu and we have a season premiere date! It will be streaming weekly beginning Wednesday, September 15 every Wednesday on Hulu. The fourth season stars Mindy Kaling, Chris Messina, Ed Weeks, Ike Barinholtz, Beth Grant and Xosha Roquemore. The first three seasons aired on Fox in primetime, but the ratings were not strong enough to continue, instead Hulu announced it would pick the series up last May for a fourth season with 26 all-new episodes. The series is Executive Produced by Mindy Kaling, Howard Klein, Matt Warburton, and Charlie Grandy. The Mindy Project is a single-camera comedy series created by and starring Emmy(R)-nominated writer/producer and New York Times best-selling author Mindy Kaling that follows a skilled OB/GYN navigating the tricky waters of both her personal and professional life. Hulu will have the option to order subsequent seasons.


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Friday, July 3

The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now in Living Color! - (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
CBS will honor the memory of legendary actor, producer, director, writer, comedian and Emmy Award winner Carl Reiner with THE DICK VAN DYKE SHOW – NOW IN LIVING COLOR! A SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO CARL REINER, featuring two colorized back-to-back classic episodes of the beloved 1960s series, Friday, July 3 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. As series creator and co-star, Carl Reiner personally supervised the original colorization of the episodes.

The special features “Coast to Coast Big Mouth,” which ranked #8 on TV Guide’s list of the “100 Greatest TV Episodes of All-Time,” and “October Eve,” which Mr. Reiner considered to be one of the series’ funniest episodes. Both were written by Bill Persky and Sam Denoff.

In “Coast to Coast Big Mouth,” Laura Petrie blurts out a top secret on a national television quiz show, revealing that comedian Alan Brady wears a toupee. The episode, which was the show’s fifth and final season premiere, was originally broadcast on Sept. 15, 1965. “Coast to Coast Big Mouth” won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series in 1966.

In “October Eve,” a painting of Laura returns to haunt her when, despite her having posed fully clothed, the artist (played by Carl Reiner) takes the liberty of “undraping” her. The episode was first presented on April 8, 1964, during season three.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of June 29)

Friday, July 3

  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Watch Kevin on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 12:35am on ABC.
  • Tina Fey (30 Rock) - Tina appears on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Laura Dern (Enlightened) - Laura is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Mark Duplass (Togetherness/The Mindy Project/The League) - Mark appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Melissa guest hosts a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Brett Gelman (Camping/Fleabag/Love/Married/Go On) - Brett appears on a repeat of A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Tika Sumpter (mixed-ish/The Game) - Tika talks about the season finale of mixed-ish and her latest project helping new moms on a repeat of Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Peter Gallagher (Grace and Frankie/The Secret Lives of Men) - Peter talks about Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist and Grace and Frankie on a repeat of Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (February/March/April/May/June)

Martin - The Complete Series Step by Step - The Complete Seventh and Final Season The Good Place - The Final (Fourth) Season Head of the Class - The Complete First Season Modern Family - The Eleventh and Final Season

02/04 - Martin - The Complete Series (WBShop.com)
02/11 - Step by Step - The Complete Sixth Season (WBShop.com)
02/18 - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
02/25 - Better Things - The Complete Third Season
03/17 - Crashing - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
04/07 - Cheers - The Complete Series (2020 Release)
04/14 - Police Squad! - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
04/14 - The Righteous Gemstones - The Complete First Season
04/21 - Step by Step - The Complete Seventh and Final Season (WBShop.com)
05/05 - Kidding - Season 2
05/19 - The Good Place - The Final (Fourth) Season
05/19 - The Good Place - The Complete Series - Collector's Edition (Blu-ray)
05/26 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Sixth and Final Season
05/26 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Series
06/02 - Work in Progress - Season 1
06/09 - Head of the Class - The Complete First Season (WBShop.com)
06/09 - Letterkenny - Seasons 3 & 4
06/09 - Modern Family - The Eleventh and Final Season
06/23 - South Park - The Complete Twenty-Third Season (Blu-ray)
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