Saturday, July 07, 2018

SitcomsOnline Digest: Last Man Standing Prepares for Casting Changes; Viacom Series Headed to Hulu

Welcome to SitcomsOnline Digest! We have a somewhat shorter version this week, as the holiday fell in the middle of the week (meaning there wasn't much news either before or after it), but we're here with some casting news from Last Man Standing, yet another update on Roseanne (the person, not the show), and more. Let's get going!

HIGHLIGHTS FROM SITCOMSONLINE.COM AND AROUND THE WEB
  • Last Man Standing is returning for a new season on Fox, but if you’re expecting all of the original cast to return, you might be disappointed. (Variety
  • Numerous series from Viacom cable networks are heading to Hulu. (Deadline)
  • It was hoped that Timeless, which was cancelled by NBC, would find a home elsewhere, but that hasn't happened and now there is hope that it can be wrapped up with a movie on NBC. (Deadline)
  • We wouldn't be complete unless we had some sort of update about Roseanne, and she said this week that she has received many new offers for series since being fired from her own show, although we're somewhat skeptical. (ABC News)
  • Antenna TV is making numerous changes soon, including adding What's Happening Now!! and Archie Bunker's Place to the lineup. (SitcomsOnline)

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    WEEKLY PLANNER (JULY 7 - JULY 13)
    • It's the lull of summer for TV, so now is as good of a time as any to go back and check up on those TGIF shows on Hulu, as that should keep you busy all week.
    • Wiseguy will be on Decades all this weekend.


    Sitcoms Airing Tonight

    Sunday, March 29

    Last Man Standing - "Break Out the Campaign" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
    Vanessa turns to Mike and Carol for advice on her State Assembly campaign; Kyle is overcome with anxiety when Ed gifts him an expensive watch.

    Outmatched - "Royal Rumble" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
    When Mike and Kay get caught in a lie about Leila's birthdate, they throw her a party with a theme of her choice; Brian, Nicole and Marc struggle with the news that Rita and Irwin would be their guardians if something happens to Mike and Kay.

    The Simpsons - "Screenless" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
    When Marge implements a screen time limit for the whole family, she realizes that she is the one addicted -- not her husband and children.

    Duncanville - "Pilot" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
    Annie worries about her very average teenage son.

    Bob's Burgers - "A Fish Called Tina" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
    Tina goes too far trying to be a perfect mentor; Bob and Linda test out the gym next door.

    Family Guy - "Peter & Lois' Wedding" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
    The Wi-Fi goes out in the Griffin house, leaving the family with nothing to do for the evening; Peter and Lois decide to tell the kids the story of how they met and fell in love in the '90s.

    Complete TV Listings


    Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of March 23)

    Friday, March 27

    • Tina Fey (30 Rock) - Watch Tina on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
    • Jim Gaffigan (The Jim Gaffigan Show/My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Jim is a guest on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
    • Glenn Howerton (A.P. Bio/The Mindy Project/That '80s Show) - Glenn appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
    • John Krasinski (The Office) - John is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
    • Garcelle Beauvais (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Garcelle visits The Real, so check your local listings.
    • Amy Poehler (Bless the Harts/Parks and Recreation) - Amy appears on a repeat of The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
    • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick talks about Devs on Couch Surfing at 8am.
    • Christopher Knight (The Brady Bunch) - Christopher is a guest on a repeat of The Doctors, so check your local listings.


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