Friday, August 07, 2015

Fox at 2015 TCA Summer Tour; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 10, 2015)

Jason Sudeikis - The Last Man on Earth

Fox was up at the 2015 TCA Summer Tour yesterday and among the key sitcom highlights were about a big star on a sitcom. Comedy superstar Jason Sudeikis (We're the Millers) will join his former Saturday Night Live co-star Will Forte as he returns to guest-star in Season Two of Fox's hit comedy series, The Last Man on Earth. At the conclusion of Season One, Sudeikis appeared briefly as Phil Miller's (Forte) astronaut brother who has been stuck in space after a virus decimated the earth's population, except for a handful of survivors. In the Season Two premiere, airing Sunday, Sept. 27 at 9:30PM ET/PT on Fox, Phil Miller (Forte), Carol Pilbasian (Kristen Schaal) and their legion of loyal sports balls strike out on their own after Phil was banned from Tucson by the rest of the group. The comedy recently was nominated for four 2015 Emmy Awards: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (Forte), Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series (Forte) and Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (Phil Lord and Chris Miller each received a nomination).


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 August 10-14, 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, August 10, 2015

  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Watch Christopher on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He also talks about The Diary of a Teenage Girl on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Brett Gelman (Married/Go On), Nat Faxon (Married/Ben and Kate) and Sarah Burns (Married - Brett, Nat and Sarah are guests on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Matt LeBlanc (Episodes/Friends) - Matt stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jessica St. Clair (Playing House/Best Friends Forever/In the Motherhood) - Jessica appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/The Famous Teddy Z) - Jon is a guest on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Casey Wilson (Marry Me/Happy Endings) - Casey appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jim Gaffigan (The Jim Gaffigan Show/My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Jim discusses his new comedy series on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Brandy Norwood (The Game/Moesha) - Brandy joins the Chew Crew on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Tichina Arnold (Survivor's Remorse/Happily Divorced/Everybody Hates Chris/Martin) - Tichina is a guest on the AOL Build Show.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie takes over the office on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace is a guest on People Now.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
  • Christina Applegate (Up All Night/Samantha Who?/Jesse/Married with Children) - Catch Christina on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jim Belushi (According to Jim/Working Stiffs) - Jim stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Carl Reiner (The Dick Van Dyke Show) - Carl visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jason Segel (How I Met Your Mother) - Jason appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat) - Randall is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Steve Agee (The Sarah Silverman Program) - Steve appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Bobcat Goldthwait (Unhappily Ever After) - Bobcat is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Adam Pally (The Mindy Project/Happy Endings) - Adam visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jeff Garlin (The Goldbergs/Curb Your Enthusiasm) - Jeff appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tia Mowry (Instant Mom/The Game/Sister, Sister) - Tia is a guest on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kate Walsh (Bad Judge/The Drew Carey Show) - Tune in to see Kate on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Lamorne Morris (New Girl) - Lamorne appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show, so check your local listings.
  • Michael Mosley (Sirens) - Michael is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Jessica St. Clair (Playing House/Best Friends Forever/In the Motherhood) and Lennon Parham (Playing House/Best Friends Forever/Accidentally on Purpose) - Jessica and Lennon discuss their comedy show on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Hilary Duff (Younger/Lizzie McGuire) and Sutton Foster (Younger) - Hilary and Sutton dish on their hit show Younger on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Jerry Seinfeld (Seinfeld) - Jerry appears on a repeat of Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna talks about The End of the Tour on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Christian Slater (Breaking In) - Christian is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Craig Robinson (Mr. Robinson/The Office) - Craig appears on Ice & Coco on select Fox-owned stations, so check your local listings.
  • Jemaine Clement (Flight of the Conchords) - Jemaine will be on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:50am.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
  • Denis Leary (Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll/The Job) - Watch Denis on repeats Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart at 11pm and Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Reba McEntire (Reba/Malibu Country) - Reba is a musical guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds/Lost at Home) - Connie stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. She also talks about American Ultra on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and 10am hour.
  • Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother/Stark Raving Mad/Doogie Howser, M.D.) - Neil visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Craig Robinson (Mr. Robinson/The Office) - Craig appears on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo and on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jason Segel (How I Met Your Mother) - Jason drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Busy Philipps (Cougar Town) - Busy guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat) - Randall is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kirstie Alley (Cheers/Veronica's Closet/Kirstie) - Kirstie appears on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Kym Whitley (Young & Hungry/Animal Practice/Sparks) - Kym is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Mike Epps, Tichina Arnold and Jessie Usher (Survivor's Remorse) - Mike, Tichina and Jessie chat with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Fran Drescher (The Nanny/Happily Divorced) - Fran appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Mario Lopez (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Mario reveals his secret health crisis on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jemaine Clement (Flight of the Conchords) - Jemaine is a guest on the AOL Build Show.
  • Peri Gilpin (Mr. Robinson/Frasier) - Peri talks about her new series Mr. Robinson on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace appears on Ice & Coco on select Fox-owned stations, so check your local listings.
  • Bobcat Goldthwait (Unhappily Ever After) - Bobcat chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher will be on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:15am.
  • Jane Lynch (Angel from Hell) - Jane is a guest on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:50am.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Catch Tituss on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Nick Kroll (The League/Cavemen) - Nick appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Connie Britton (Spin City/The Fighting Fitzgeralds/Lost at Home) - Connie visits Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo. She also chats about the film American Ultra on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Louis C.K. (Louie) - Louie is a guest on a repeat of Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart at 11pm.
  • Busy Philipps (Cougar Town) - Busy guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Christina Pickles (Friends) - Christina discusses her new series Break a Hip on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Michael Rapaport (The War at Home) - Michael discusses Public Morals on The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
Friday, August 14, 2015
  • Natasha Leggero (Another Period/Free Agents) - Watch Natasha on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Allison Janney (Mom/Mr. Sunshine) - Allison appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jerry Ferrara (Entourage) - Jerry is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Elisha Cuthbert (One Big Happy/Happy Endings) - Tune in to see Elisha on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Jack Black (The Brink) - Jack appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sandra Bernhard (2 Broke Girls/Roseanne) - Sandra is a guest on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 12am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Dan Bucatinsky (Marry Me/Web Therapy) - Dan shares what it's like seeing celebrities discover their ancestry on ho Do You Think You Are? on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Orlando Brown and Anneliese van der Pol (That's So Raven) - Raven-SymonĂ© reunites with her That's So Raven stars on The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Angela Kinsey, Andrea Savage and Tymberlee Hill (The Hotwives of Las Vegas) - Angela, Andrea and Tymerlee are guests NBC's Today in the 10am hour, on the AOL Build Show, on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET, and on HuffPost Live at 2:03pm.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, October 20

The Goldbergs - "An Itch Like No Other" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
With Beverly’s encouragement, Mr. Glascott moves in next door to the Goldbergs and slowly goes from friendly neighbor to cluelessly intrusive. Adam and Murray become increasingly disgruntled while Beverly comes up with a plan to occupy Mr. Glascott’s time with a new friend, Mr. Woodburn. Meanwhile, Barry lands in urgent care with a case of poison ivy in a compromising area – his rear end. Erica and Geoff are called to task to take care of Barry and his ridiculous demands – inadvertently testing their parenting skills and patience with one another.

The Wonder Years - "The Lock In" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Dean is reluctant to attend the annual church lock-in until Kim tells him it’s where she got her first kiss. He enlists his friends to help him pair up with Keisa, but his plans are thwarted when he instead gets paired up with the pastor’s daughter, Charlene.

The Conners - "Trucking Live in Front of a Fully Vaccinated Studio Audience -- East Coast" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Lights, Camera, Action: “The Conners” is going live for both the East and West Coast broadcasts of the season four premiere episode. This iconic TV family continues to deal with the current pandemic while navigating breakups and newfound sobriety, all while planning an upcoming wedding.

Home Economics - "Giant Jenga, $120" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Tom spirals when Connor dates a woman who broke his heart at summer camp. Then, family game night becomes an all-or-nothing competition between Marina and Denise.

Superstar - "Robin Williams" (ABC, 10:00PM ET/PT)
The new episode recounts his life through Robin Williams’ own voice, describing “the spark of madness” which defined his life. From his early days in the San Francisco Bay Area comedy scene to his meteoric rise on “Mork & Mindy,” the one-hour special explores the experiences that made Williams into a one-of-a-kind talent and reveals what gave voice to the characters in his mind. It also chronicles the creative force driving critically acclaimed films like “Good Will Hunting” and “Dead Poets Society,” as well as fan favorites such as “Aladdin.” The special explores his personal struggles, including substance abuse and depression, and his battle with Lewy Body Dementia before his tragic death in 2014. “Superstar: Robin Williams” features interviews with famous comedians and actors who knew and admired Williams, including Margaret Cho, Howie Mandel, Lewis Black, Jimmie Walker, Paula Poundstone, Gina Hecht and Pauly Shore, as well as Barry Levinson, director of multiple films starring Williams including “Good Morning, Vietnam.” The program also contains interviews with Williams from the ABC News archives, in which he opens up about his life and the highs and lows of his distinguished career.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 18)

Wednesday, October 20

  • Rami Malek (The War at Home) - Watch Rami on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Issa Rae (Insecure) - Issa appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Billy Bob Thornton (Hearts Afire) - Billy Bob is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jamie Foxx (Dad Stop Embarrassing Me!/The Jamie Foxx Show) - Jamie appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick is a guest on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm.
  • Leah Remini (Kevin Can Wait/The Exes/Family Tools/The King of Queens/Fired Up) - Leah guest hosts The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Debra Messing (Will & Grace/Ned & Stacey) - Debra talks about her latest project: how self-care can change the world on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Ron Howard (Arrested Development/Happy Days/The Andy Griffith Show) and Clint Howard (Gung Ho) - Ron and Clint discuss their new book, The Boys: A Memoir of Hollywood and Family, on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Amy Sedaris (No Activity/BoJack Horseman/Strangers with Candy) - It's a TV exclusive with sister and brother duo Amy and David Sedaris appearing together for the first time on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jeremy Sisto (Suburgatory) - Jeremy talks about FBI on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • David Eigenberg (Sex and the City) - David talks about NBC's Chicago Fire on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick talks about Where the Deer and the Antelope Play: The Pastoral Observations of One Ignorant American Who Loves to Walk Outside on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (June-October)

Head of the Class - The Complete Third Season Family Ties - The Complete Series (2021 Release) Hot in Cleveland - The Complete Series (2021 Release) Young Sheldon - The Complete Fourth Season Maude - The Complete Series (2021 Release)

06/08 - The Critic - The Complete Series
06/08 - Fuller House - The Fifth and Final Season
06/08 - Fuller House - The Complete Series
06/08 - Our Cartoon President - Season 3
06/15 - The Office - Season 1 (Blu-ray) / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9
06/15 - Parks and Recreation - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
07/07 - No Activity - Season 2
07/13 - The Unicorn - Season 2
07/20 - Head of the Class - The Complete Third Season
07/27 - Family Ties - The Complete Series (2021 Release)
07/27 - Hot in Cleveland - The Complete Series (2021 Release)
07/27 - The Neighborhood - Season Three
08/20 - The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet - Deluxe Edition (100 Episodes) (Time Life)
08/20 - The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet - Standard Edition (50 Episodes) (Time Life)
08/24 - The Jim Gaffigan Show - Season 2
09/07 - Young Sheldon - The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
10/19 - Maude - The Complete Series (2021 Release)
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