Friday, June 03, 2016

TV Land Picks Up Nobodies to Series from Melissa McCarthy; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of June 6, 2016)

Nobodies

TV Land has given a series pickup to Nobodies with a 12-episode first season, with writer/director/actor Michael McDonald (MADtv) serving as Executive Producer and Showrunner. Nobodies stars and is executive produced and written by Groundlings alums Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras (Mike Tyson Mysteries) and revolves around the three as they try desperately to land one of their famous friends for a feature script that they have developed, so that they, too, can rise to fame in Hollywood. Davidson, Dorf and Ramras are partnering with their real-life friends, Emmy® winner Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone, who will be executive producing Nobodies through their production company, On The Day, with Falcone directing and guest-starring in the pilot episode. Jason Bateman (Arrested Development), Maya Rudolph (Saturday Night Live), Jim Rash (Community) and Nat Faxon (Married) will also guest star in the pilot. In addition to McCarthy, Falcone and McDonald, JAX Media's Tony Hernandez will executive produce for TV Land, expanding the partnership that currently includes Younger and The Jim Gaffigan Show. Stay with us for continued updates, such as a premiere date for this single-camera comedy.


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 June 6-10, 2016, 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, June 5, 2016

  • Don Cheadle (House of Lies/The Golden Palace) - Catch Don on Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night at 7pm on ABC.
Monday, June 6, 2016
  • Geena Davis (The Geena Davis Show/Buffalo Bill) - Watch Geena on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family/The Class) and Jane Krakowski (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/30 Rock) - Jesse and Jane perform Broadway Carpool Karaoke on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. Jane talks about her Tony nominated Broadway show She Loves Me on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Tom Cavanagh (Ed/Scrubs) - Tom stops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Will Arnett (Arrested Development/Up All Night/Running Wilde) - Will is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Shiri Appleby (Sunday Dinner/Knight & Daye) - Shiri talks about Lifetime's UnREAL on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Freddie Prinze Jr. (Freddie) - Freddie creates a recipe from his cookbook Back to the Kitchen on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • D.L. Hughley (The Hughleys) - D.L. guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Mario Lopez (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Mario has Ellen's favorite staff moments on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Meagan Good (Mr. Robinson/Cousin Skeeter) - Meagan and her husband DeVon Franklin talk about their book The Wait on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ana Ortiz (A.U.S.A./Kristin) - Ana and Roslyn Sanchez join Clinton Kelly in the kitchen to make grilled swordfish with fresh herbs on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Laura Linney (The Big C) - Laura talks about Genius on the AOL Build Show at 5:30pm.
  • Donald Faison (The Exes/Scrubs - Donald talks about GSN's Winsanity on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • David Schwimmer (Friends) - David chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Sally Field (Gidget/The Flying Nun) - Sally is a guest on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
  • George Foreman (George) - George discusses Muhammad Ali's death on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Catch Megan on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Freddie Prinze Jr. (Freddie) - Freddie is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. He talks about his new cookbook Back to the Kitchen on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT and on the AOL Build Show at 1pm.
  • Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) - Thomas appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Tim Robbins (The Brink) - Tim drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Marc Maron (Maron) - Marc is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Dana Carvey (One of the Boys) - Dana appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Deon Cole (Angie Tribeca/black-ish) - Deon appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Tituss discusses Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Joel McHale (Community) - Joel guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie has Ellen's favorite human interest stories on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) and Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent/Arrested Development/The Larry Sanders Show) - People Now takes a look at where the cast of City Slickers is now at 8:30am.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin shares her One Last Thing on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Luis Guzman (How to Make It in America/Luis) - Luis talks about Puerto Ricans in Paris on the AOL Build Show at 2pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Tori Spelling (Mystery Girls) - Tori talks about Mother May I Sleep with Danger on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Don Cheadle (House of Lies/The Golden Palace) - Don is a guest on Tavis Smiley on PBS, so check your local listings.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Watch Melissa and the cast of the new Ghostbusters film on Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night at 8pm and Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Laura Linney (The Big C) - Laura appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Ben Schwartz (Parks and Recreation) - Ben stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Linda Cardellini (The Goode Family/Guys Like Us) - Linda is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Marc Maron (Maron) - Marc drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Joel McHale (Community) - Joel guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney appears on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Marilu Henner (Taxi/Evening Shade) - Marilu talks about her Hallmark Movies & Mysteries movie Three Bedrooms, One Corpse: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Freddie Prinze Jr. (Freddie) - Freddie talks about his new cookbook on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. He cooks with People Now and gives a sneak peek at his new cookbook at 8:30am. He will also be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin talks about Central Intelligence on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about Patricia Heaton Parties on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Ashley Tisdale (Clipped/The Suite Life of Zack & Cody) - Ashley discusses her new makeup line on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
  • Will Arnett (Arrested Development/The Millers/Up All Night) - Catch Will on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) - Dave stops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) - Thomas appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Tom Papa (Come to Papa) - Tom is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Thomas Lennon (The Odd Couple/Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Thomas guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Malcolm Jamal-Warner (The Cosby Show/Malcolm & Eddie) - Malcolm is a guest on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Morris Chestnut (Out All Night) - Morris appears on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about her new cooking show Patricia Heaton Parties on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Tia Mowry (Instant Mom/The Game/Sister, Sister) - Tia is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Michael Strahan (Brothers) - Michael discusses his father's health scare on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • D.L. Hughley (The Hughleys) - D.L. chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Mike Epps (Uncle Buck/Survivor's Remorse) - Mike will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Donald Faison (The Exes/Scrubs) - Donald discusses his game show Winsanity on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • David Spade (Rules of Engagement/8 Simple Rules/Just Shoot Me!) - David is a guest on Chelsea on Netflix, so check your local listings.
Friday, June 10, 2016
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Watch Anthony on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man/The Steve Harvey Show) - Cedric visits The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • David Duchovny (Californication) - David stops by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • David Spade (Rules of Engagement/8 Simple Rules/Just Shoot Me!) - David appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Tituss is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Deon Cole (Angie Tribeca/black-ish) - Deon discusses Angie Tribeca on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) - Alec guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Tiffani Thiessen (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Tiffani is a guest on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Mike Epps (Uncle Buck/Survivor's Remorse) - Mike teams up with Mario Batali to create a "VIP Plate" on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Candace Cameron Bure (Fuller House/Full House) - Candace reveals how she avoids burnout on a repeat of The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Laura Linney (The Big C) - Laura talks about Genius on NBC's Today in the 9am hour and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Cristela Alonzo (Cristela) - Cristela guest co-hosts The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • He also chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Maura Tierney (NewsRadio) - Maura chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, August 17

Abbott Elementary - "Pilot" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
In this workplace comedy, a group of dedicated, passionate teachers — and a slightly tone-deaf principal — are brought together in a Philadelphia public school where, despite the odds stacked against them, they are determined to help their students succeed in life. Though these incredible educators may be outnumbered and underfunded, they love what they do — even if they don’t love the school district’s less-than-stellar attitude toward educating children.

Abbott Elementary - "Work Family" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After Jacob reveals a detail about his personal life, Janine realizes she doesn’t know the other teachers as well as she thought. Meanwhile, as Gregory’s stern teaching approach is causing his whole class to underperform, Barbara and Melissa teach him how to relax and make his lessons more fun.

Abbott Elementary - "Step Class" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Janine is thrilled when Ava asks to help her teach the after-school step class, but the two don’t see eye to eye on how to run the program. Later, when Barbara, Melissa and Jacob plan an “eat-off” to decide who makes the best pizza in Philadelphia, Gregory is forced to reveal a secret.

Abbott Elementary - "Desking" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When the students start participating in a new online trend that causes disruption to the school, the teachers band together to put an end to it. Meanwhile, Mr. Johnson provides comforting life advice to Gregory; and later, the teachers finally meet Jacob’s boyfriend, Zach, who joins in to help stop the students “desking”.

Wellington Paranormal - "Mobots" (The CW, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Officer Minogue meets Officer O'Leary's mom when they use her house for a stakeout to investigate why a mass quantity of obsolete electronics goes missing.

Wellington Paranormal - "The Invisible Fiend" (The CW, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Minogue and O'Leary investigate a mysterious home invasion with no visible signs of entry, managing to arrest an invisible creature and bring it back to the station for questioning.

grown-ish - "You Don't Know Me" (Freeform, 10:00PM ET/PT)
The girls enlist Junior's help to find their shady roommate, Lauryn, who has a habit of mysteriously disappearing; Junior wonders if Annika is starting to catch feelings for him; Aaron suspects that Doug isn't being honest with him.

Everything's Trash - "Rom-Coms Are Mostly Trash" (Freeform, 10:30PM ET/PT)
After Phoebe suddenly sees Michael in a new light, she attempts to set him up with Malika, who already has her eye on an old flame; Jayden worries that he and Jessie have lost their spark, so they decide to spice things up.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 15)

Wednesday, August 17

  • Alison Brie (GLOW/Community) - Watch Alison Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Sasheer Zamata (Home Economics/Woke) - Sasheer appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Nicole Byer (Grand Crew/Loosely Exactly Nicole) - Nicole guest hosts Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Demi Lovato (Sonny with a Chance) - Demi co-hosts The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Kenan Thompson (Kenan/Kenan & Kel) - Kenan will be on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Zazie Beetz (Atlanta) - Zazie appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Simu Liu (Kim's Convenience) - Simu chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Susan Walters (Dear John/The War Next Door) - Susan is a guest on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Blair Underwood (The New Adventures of Old Christine) - Blair will be on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Kel Mitchell (Game Shakers/Kenan & Kel) - Kel appears on a repeat of The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Mr. Iglesias/Trial & Error/Sherri/Less Than Perfect/Suddenly Susan) - Sherri guest hosts a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Josh Peck (Grandfathered/Drake & Josh) and Rhea Perlman (Cheers/Pearl/Kirstie) - Josh and Rhea talk about Netflix's 13: The Musical on Access Daily, so check your local listings.
  • Murray Bartlett (Physical/Looking) - Murry talks about White Lotus on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (April-August)

Up All Night - The Complete Series (Blu-ray) The Danny Thomas Show (aka Make Room for Daddy) - The Complete Fourth Season Becker - The Complete Series (2022 Release) The Neighborhood - Season Four The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet - The Complete Season Three

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
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05/03 - No Activity - Season Three
05/13 - The Donna Reed Show - The Complete Seasons 1-5 (Time Life)
05/31 - Becker - The Complete Series (2022 Release)
06/14 - Curb Your Enthusiasm - The Complete Eleventh Season
06/14 - Hacks - Season One (Blu-ray) (DVD)
06/14 - Rutherford Falls - Season One (Blu-ray) (DVD)
06/21 - The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet - The Complete Season One / Season Two
07/19 - The Neighborhood - Season Four
07/19 - Reno 911! - The Hunt for QAnon (Blu-ray) (DVD)
07/26 - The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet - The Complete Season Three / Season Four
08/16 - And Just Like That... - The Complete First Season (Warner Bros. - Canada)
08/16 - South Park - The Complete Twenty-Fourth Season (Blu-ray) (DVD)
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