Sunday, July 28, 2019

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of July 29, 2019)

It's Sunday, 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 July 29-August 2, 2019, 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, July 28
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Catch Tituss Watch What Happens: Live at 10pm and repeated at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, July 29
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Watch Melissa on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Carla Gugino (Spin City/Californication) - Carla appears The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. She also talks about Jett on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Idris Elba (Turn Up Charlie) - Idris visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Andie MacDowell (Four Weddings and a Funeral/Cuckoo) - Andie visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Dana Carvey (One of the Boys) - Dana is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • David Spade (The Mayor/Rules of Engagement/8 Simple Rules/Just Shoot Me!) - David chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jane Lynch (Angel from Hell) - Jane talks about Hollywood Game Night on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Bella Thorne (Shake It Up) - Bella appears on ABC's Strahan & Sara at 1pm.
  • Rebecca Rittenhouse (Four Weddings and a Funeral/The Mindy Project) and Nikesh Patel (Four Weddings and a Funeral) - Rebecca and Nikesh talk about Four Weddings and a Funeral on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET. Rebecca will also be on the BUILD Series at 2pm.
Tuesday, July 30
  • Kathy Griffin (Suddenly Susan) - Catch Kathy on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda drops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jameela Jamil (The Good Place) - Jameela is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Joey King (Bent) - Joey appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Denise Richards (Blue Mountain State) - Denise stops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Idris Elba (Turn Up Charlie) - Idris talks about Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am, on The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT and on ABC's Strahan & Sara at 1pm.
  • Andie MacDowell (Four Weddings and a Funeral/Cuckoo) - Andie visits The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) - Tituss appears on The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Emeril Lagasse (Emeril) - Emeril is in the house serving up a pork chop supper on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • John Michael Higgins (Great News/Happily Divorced/Kath & Kim) - John is a guest on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Justin Long (F Is for Family/Ed) - Justin talks about Life Is Short on a repeat of Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Logan Browning, Antoinette Robertson and Ashley Blaine Featherson (Dear White People) - Logan, Antoinette and Ashley talk about Dear White People on NBC's Today in the 9am hour and on the BUILD Series at 1pm.
  • Rebecca Rittenhouse (Four Weddings and a Funeral/The Mindy Project) - Rebecca talks about Four Weddings and a Funeral on People Now at 12pm.
  • Nikesh Patel (Four Weddings and a Funeral) - Nikesh talks about Four Weddings and a Funeral on the BUILD Series at 2pm.
Wednesday, July 31
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep/The New Adventures of Old Christine/Veep) - Watch Julia on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Issa Rae (Insecure) - Issa stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Michael Ian Black (The Jim Gaffigan Show/Ed) - Jim is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Jim Jefferies (Legit) - Jim is panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Steve Byrne (Sullivan & Son) - Steve is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Kaley Cuoco (The Big Bang Theory/8 Simple Rules) - Kaley is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Seth Green (Dads/Four Kings/Greg the Bunny) - Seth appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Betty Gilpin (GLOW/Nurse Jackie) - Betty visits LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Damon Wayans Jr. (Happy Together/Happy Endings/New Girl) - Damon is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Victor Williams (The King of Queens) - Victor appears on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Logan Browning, Antoinette Robertson and Ashley Blaine Featherson (Dear White People) - Logan, Antoinette and Ashley talk about Dear White People on ABC's Strahan & Sara at 1pm.
  • Kate Walsh (Bad Judge/The Drew Carey Show) - Kate talks about The Umbrella Academy on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
Thursday, August 1
  • Alison Brie (GLOW/Community) - Catch Alison on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Tony Shalhoub (Wings/Stark Raving Mad/We Are Men) - Tony visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Dana Carvey (One of he Boys) - Dana is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Al Madrigal (I'm Dying Up Here/About a Boy/Gary Unmarried) - Al is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11pm on Comedy Central.
  • Louie Anderson (Baskets/The Louie Show/Life with Louie) - Louie appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Matt Braunger (Up All Night) - Matt is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Do Not Disturb/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry discusses his new talk show Jerry O on The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men/The Trouble with Normal/Partners/The Famous Teddy Z) - Jon appears on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Issa Rae (Insecure) - Issa talks about A Black Lady Sketch Show on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony is a guest on a repeat of Steve, so check your local listings.
Friday, August 2
  • Leonardo DiCaprio (Growing Pains) - Watch Leonardo on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • John Leguizamo (The Brothers Garcia) - John appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • The Jonas Brothers (Jonas) - The Jonas Brothers are guests on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Seth Rogen (Undeclared) - Seth is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Tig Notaro (One Mississippi) - Tig appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jason Sudeikis (Son of Zorn/The Last Man on Earth/The Cleveland Show) - Jason is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Raven-SymonĂ© (Raven's Home/That's So Raven/Hangin' Mr. Cooper/The Cosby Show) - Raven-SymonĂ© appears on a repeat of Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Mike Epps (Survivor's Remorse/Uncle Buck) - Mike talks about Only One Mike on Couch Surfing at 8am.
  • Danica McKellar (The Wonder Years) - Danica talks about Love and Sunshine on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.

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Sitcoms Airing This Week

Sunday, July 28

Last Man Standing - "The Favourite" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Mike and Chuck get their game on when Ed has a pinball machine installed in the office; Kristen and Mandy become jealous of a poem Vanessa wrote for Jen.

Last Man Standing - "A Moving Finale" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Mandy and Kyle are hesitant to move out of the Baxter household and into their own place, Mike gives them some tough love; Ed and Chuck try to avoid contributing to Boyd's theater fundraiser.

The Simpsons - "Werking Mom" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Marge wants a job and stumbles into becoming a plastic food storage container-selling drag queen; Lisa tries to make the world better in the style of "Amelie."

Bob's Burgers - "The Helen Hunt" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The Belchers make it their mission to help Teddy get his dream girl, but Tina is convinced she's found a better match for him.

Family Guy - "Hefty Shades of Gray" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After Peter's hair turns white from a ghost-hunting adventure, his new look grabs the attention of a local news anchor; Brian and Stewie attempt to help Chris improve his dating game.

What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage - "Parents" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Fred's new studio neighbor gets so loud that it disrupts his show, Fred brings in a network executive to resolve the dispute; Tiffany Haddish stops by the show.


Monday, July 29

The Big Bang Theory - "The Plagiarism Schism" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Kripke (John Ross Bowie) has proof that Dr. Pemberton (Sean Astin) plagiarized his thesis in college, and Sheldon and Amy aren’t sure if they should turn him in or not. Also, Wolowitz is happily surprised to learn that Bernadette wasn’t the only waitress at the Cheesecake Factory who had a crush on him back in the day.

The Neighborhood - "Welcome to the Fundraiser" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Tina gets carried away when she tries to help Gemma ace her first fundraiser as school principal. Also, Dave aids Calvin in his efforts to win a special silent-auction prize for his mom.

In The Cut - "Too Sexy for My Sweats" (Bounce TV, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jay struggles with accepting Cheryl's taste in bedtime attire; Percy gains a celebrity client, affecting his normal hours in the salon.


Tuesday, July 30

The Detour - "The Entertainer" (TBS, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Jared devises a morbid plan to get his family to come together.


Wednesday, July 31

grown-ish - "Mind Playing Tricks on Me" (Freeform, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Aaron hosts an elegant fundraiser for his new ``Black Minds Matter'' cause.

Florida Girls - "We're Doing a Drive-By, Y'All!" (Pop, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Shelby's plans to go to sleep early on a weeknight go out the window once Kaitlin's toxic boyfriend comes back into town; unable to squash the drama that unfolds, the girls spend all night following him around town.

Florida Girls - "Welfare Queen" (Pop, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Tired of Erica mooching off everyone, Shelby orders her to get on food stamps or move out; Kaitlin and Jayla try to repair a broken boat and broken relationships.

Younger - "Friends with Benefits" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Kelsey finds herself at odds with Charles. Liza has a flashback to her old life. Diana attends a family christening with Enzo and meets his ex.


Thursday, August 1

Baskets - "Housewarming" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
A carpet emergency interrupts Christine's wedding plans.


Friday, August 2

none scheduled


Saturday, August 3

none scheduled


Sunday, August 4

Last Man Standing - "Welcome Baxter" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Mike and Vanessa eagerly await Eve's return from the Air Force Academy; Ryan's anxiety about current events leads to a shocking announcement.

Last Man Standing - "Man vs. Myth" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After avoiding expressing emotion after his dad died, Mike finally has the heart-to-heart with Bud that he never had while he was alive; Kristin proposes a new business venture; Mandy gives Kyle a makeover to fit his new corporate job.

The Simpsons - "Woo-Hoo Dunnit" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Lisa's college fund goes missing, the documentary crime series "Deadline Springfield" goes in-depth to solve the case.

Bob's Burgers - "Every Which Way but Goose" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Tina, discouraged by not being asked to the prom by Jimmy Jr., forms an unhealthy attachment to a goose from the nearby park; Linda joins a dating app to help Gretchen find a match.

Family Guy - "Bri, Robot" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Brian worries about the legacy he's leaving behind, so Stewie makes a robot duplicate as a living biography.

What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage - "Family" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Fred Savage's wife decides to call into the show to get his attention; actors Yvette Nicole Brown and Rob Corddry stop by the show.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, August 25

Last Man Standing - "The Courtship of Vanessa's Mother" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Vanessa's mother comes to visit and hits it off with Ed; Mandy and Kyle tutor Boyd, but they may be the ones getting outsmarted.

Last Man Standing - "Dreams vs. Realty" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Mandy nearly gives up on her dream of becoming a fashion designer when she is faced with rejection; Vanessa looks back at her own career path, which stirs up regrets; Mike steps in to help the women in his family realize their dreams.

The Simpsons - "Crystal Blue-Haired Persuasion" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After Homer's work cuts children's health care benefits, Marge turns to buying healing crystals as a cheaper solution for Bart's ADD; Bart begins to succeed in school, prompting Marge to open her own crystals empire and sell to mothers at school.

What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage - "Neighbor" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Fred struggles to discuss the mysterious cliffhanger from "The Flare" and speak with his guests because of a new noisy neighbor on the stage next door; Eric Stonestreet and Randall Park stop by.

Family Guy - "Trans-Fat" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Peter is mistakenly identified as transgender, which leads to an unexpected event and him learning an important lesson.

What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage - "Elevator" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Fred gets stuck in an elevator and is unable to host the show, Taylor must face her biggest fear: hosting the show alone; Ike Barinholz, Jillian Bell and Taran Killam stop by.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 19)

Sunday, August 25

  • Adam DeVine (Workaholics/Modern Family) - Catch Issa on a repeat of Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (June/July/August)

The Brady Bunch - 50th Anniversary The Brady-est TV & Movie Collection Will & Grace (The Revival) - Season Two The Good Place - The Complete Third Season Life in Pieces - The Complete Fourth Season Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Six

06/04 - The Brady Bunch - 50th Anniversary The Brady-est Brady Bunch TV & Movie Collection
06/18 - Will & Grace (The Revival) - Season Two (Blu-ray)
07/08 - Man with a Plan - Season Two
07/09 - Broad City - Season 5
07/09 - Broad City - The Complete Series
07/09 - Life in Pieces - The Complete Fourth Season
07/09 - Speechless - The Complete Third Season
07/16 - Eight Is Enough - The Complete First Season
07/17 - The Practice (1976) - The Complete Series (WBShop.com)
07/23 - Brockmire - The Complete First Season
07/23 - What I Like About You - The Complete First Season
07/30 - The Good Place - The Complete Third Season
08/06 - Caroline in the City - The Third Season
08/06 - Caroline in the City - The Fourth Season
08/13 - I Love Lucy - Colorized Collection
08/13 - Leave it to Beaver - Seasons One and Two
08/20 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Six
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