Sunday, August 04, 2019

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of August 5, 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 August 5-9, 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, August 4
  • Issa Rae (Insecure) - Catch Issa on Watch What Happens: Live at 10pm and repeated at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, August 5
  • Julio Torres (Los Espookys) - Watch Julio on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Geena Davis (Buffalo Bill/Sara/The Geena Davis Show/GLOW) - Geena visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Eva Longoria (Telenovela) and Isabella Moner (100 Things to Do Before High School) - Eva stops by Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm. Eva and Isabella talk about Dora and the Lost City of Gold on ABC's Strahan & Sara at 1pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Natasha Leggero (Dice/Another Period/Free Agents) - Natasha is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Chelsea Peretti (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) - Chelsea is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Don Cheadle (Black Monday/House of Lies/The Golden Palace) - Don appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Jennie Garth (Mystery Girls/What I Like About You) and Tori Spelling (Mystery Girls/So Notorious) - Jennie and Tori are guests on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo. They also talk about BH90210 on the BUILD Series at 5pm.
  • Thomas Lennon (The Odd Couple/Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Thomas drops by The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Denis Leary (Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll/The Job) - Rach and her celeb pals are suiting up – Denis is putting them through scenarios faced by real-life NYC firefighters at his firefighter challenge event, benefitting the work of his foundation on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Mr. Iglesias/Sherri/Less Than Perfect) - Sherri talks about Brian Banks on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Kevin Cahoon (GLOW) - Kevin talks about season three of GLOW on the BUILD Series at 3:15pm.
Tuesday, August 6
  • Dakota Johnson (Ben and Kate) - Catch Dakota on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Jon Lovitz (Mr. Box Office/NewsRadio/Foley Square) - Jon stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samanta Who) - Melissa visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Natalie Morales (Abby's) - Natalie appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Nick Kroll (Big Mouth/The League/Cavemen) - Nick is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Fortune Feimster (The Mindy Project) - Fortune is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry drops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo. He also talks about Jerry O on the BUILD Series at 2pm.
  • Marlon Wayans (Marlon/The Wayans Bros.) - Marlon chats about the film Sextuplets on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan (check your listings) and on the BUILD Series at 3pm.
  • Tasha Smith (Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse/The Tom Show/Boston Common) - Tasha talks about TV One's Uncensored on The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • JD McCrary (Tyler Perry's The Paynes) - JD is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • The Cast of Dear White People - Logan Browning, Marque Richardson and Ashley Blaine Featherson are guests on Access LivE, so check your local listings.
  • Jennie Garth (Mystery Girls/What I Like About You) and Tori Spelling (Mystery Girls/So Notorious) - Jennie and Tori talk about BH90210 on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
Wednesday, August 7
  • Josh Gad (The Comedians/1600 Penn/Back to You) - Watch Josh on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag) - Phoebe drops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Tiffany Haddish (The Last O.G./The Carmichael Show) - Tiffany visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. She will also be a guest on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Sandra Bernhard (Roseanne) - Sandra appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Joel McHale (Community/The Great Indoors) - Joel stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Betty Gilpin (GLOW/Nurse Jackie) - Betty is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Natasha Lyonne (Russian Doll) - Natasha drops by Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm.
  • Kevin Nealon (Man with a Plan/Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Tig Notaro (One Mississippi) - Tig is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Vivica A. Fox (Mr. Box Office/Getting Personal/Arsenio/Out All Night) - Vivica chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Geena Davis (Buffalo Bill/Sara/The Geena Davis Show/GLOW) - Geena discusses the documentary This Changes Everything on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Bill Hader (Barry) - Bill appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check listings.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry talks about Jerry O on Reality Check at 4:30pm.
  • Shia LaBeouf (Even Stevens) - Shia talks about The Peanut Butter Falcon on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am. Shia, Dakota Johnson and Zack Gottsagen will be on the BUILD Series at 2pm.
  • Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine/Are We There Yet?/Everybody Hates Chris) - Terry is a guest on a repeat of Steve, so check your local listings.
Thursday, August 8
  • Lil Rel Howery (Rel/The Carmichael Show) - Catch Lil Rel on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Niecy Nash (Getting On/The Soul Man/Reno 911!) - Niecy stops by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Josh Gad (The Comedians/1600 Penn/Back to You) - Josh visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Pam Grier (Bless This Mess) - Pam appears on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Sarah Goldberg (Barry) - Sarah is a guest on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Pete Holmes (Crashing) - Pete is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Tony Rock (Living Biblically/All of Us) - Tony is a panelist on is a panelist on Lights Out with David Spade at 11:30pm on Comedy Central.
  • Eva Longoria (Telenovela) - Eva drops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney talks about the stand-up special Can I Touch It? on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan (check your listings) and on the BUILD Series at 2pm.
  • Vanessa Hudgens (Powerless) - Vanessa guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Melissa appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tiffany Haddish (The Last O.G./The Carmichael Show) - Tiffany is a guest on a repeat of LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Lauren Ash (Superstore/Super Fun Night) - Lauren dishes on that time the firefighters showed up at her house on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Mr. Iglesias/Sherri/Less Than Perfect) - Sherri talks about Brian Banks on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am, on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET and on the BUILD Series at 4pm.
  • Jake Lacy (I'm Dying Up Here/The Office/Better with You) - Jake talks about Ode to Joy on the BUILD Series at 1pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
Friday, August 9
  • Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project/The Office) - Watch Mindy on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. She will also be on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Seth Green (Dads/Greg the Bunny) - Seth appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Fred Savage (What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage/The Grinder/Working/The Wonder Years) - Fred stops by LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings. He also talks about What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage on Couch Surfing at 8am.
  • The Cast of Modern Family - Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet, Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Nolan Gould and Rico Rodriguez are guests on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry appears on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show, so check your local listings.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso is a guest on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Craig Ferguson (The Drew Carey Show) - Craig is hanging with Rach and he's breaking out his Mick Jagger impression on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • William Shatner ($h*! My Dad Says) - William talks about The UnXplained on People Now at 12pm. He will also be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Gabrielle Dennis (Blue Mountain State) - Gabrielle talks about HBO's A Black Lady Sketch Show on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Marsha Mason (Sibs) - Marsha talks about Little Gem on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.

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Sitcoms Airing This Week

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.


Monday, August 5

The Big Bang Theory - "The Maternal Conclusion" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Leonard is pleasantly surprised when Beverly (Christine Baranski) comes to visit and she’s genuinely kind to him, until he finds out the real reason she’s there. Also, Denise and Stuart overstay their welcome at the Wolowitz house.

The Neighborhood - "Welcome to Grover's Birthday" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Dave and Gemma’s elaborate plans for Grover’s 7th birthday party go awry, Malcolm and Marty come to the rescue. Also, Calvin’s choice of gift winds up sending one person to the hospital.

In The Cut - "Too Sexy for My Sweats" (Bounce TV, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jay and Cheryl meet the perfect couple with whom to double date, until they learn about their criminal pasts; Percy gives Smitty a makeover while he goes through a mid-life crisis.


Tuesday, August 6

Bless This Mess - "Pilot" (ABC, 10:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Newlyweds Rio and Mike drop everything (including their jobs and overbearing mother-in-law) to make the move from big city New York to rural Nebraska in search of a simpler life. They soon realize that becoming farmers isn’t as easy as they planned as they are faced with unexpected challenges.

black-ish - "Black Like Us" (ABC, 10:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Dre and Bow are furious after Diane isn’t lit properly in her class photo. Diane doesn’t want to make it a big deal, but they decide to talk to the principal about the need for sensitivity toward all complexions. Meanwhile, Junior claims there is unspoken colorism within their own family, and things get heated.

The Detour - "The Same" (TBS, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Nate and Robin chase their kids around the world.


Wednesday, August 7

grown-ish - "Dreams and Nightmares" (Freeform, 8:00PM ET/PT)
As the gang's sophomore year ends, bottled-up emotions start to unravel.

Florida Girls - "Island Party: Part One" (Pop, 10:00PM ET/PT)
On the eve of Shelby's GED test and Kaitlin's "island party of the year," the girls get a surprise visit from Mandy, whose declaration about the real world and makes Shelby question whether she wants to get her GED at all.

Florida Girls - "Island Party: Part Two" (Pop, 10:30PM ET/PT)
After major setbacks, the girls struggle to pull off Kaitlin's party; Shelby has an existential crisis about her future; Erica teams up with Shelby's mom to scam a pharmacy.

Younger - "The Debu-tant" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Charles wants to take the next step with Liza. Millennial participates in a Debutante Ball for first-time authors.


Thursday, August 8

The Big Bang Theory - "The Propagation Proposition" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Penny’s ex-boyfriend, Zack (Brian Thomas Smith), and his wife want a baby, but when Zack is infertile, they ask Leonard for help. Also, Koothrappali attempts to mend things with his ex-fiancée, Anu (Rait Gupta).

Young Sheldon - "A Proposal and a Popsicle Stick Cross" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Georgie is thrilled when Veronica (Isabel May) stays at the Coopers’ house for a few days. Also, Meemaw and Dr. Sturgis (Wallace Shawn) celebrate their one-year anniversary.

Baskets - "Grandma's Day" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Chip wants a life plan.


Friday, August 9

none scheduled


Saturday, August 10

none scheduled


Sunday, August 11

Last Man Standing - "Giving Mike the Business" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Under the threat of corporate takeover, Mike and Ed disagree on the direction of Outdoor Man's future; Vanessa is elated when she thinks Mandy and Kyle are trying to have a baby.

Family Guy - "Family Guy Lite" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After a mishap at work, Peter decides to take his health more seriously and diet with the help of Quagmire, Joe and Cleveland; Lois tries to write a romantic fantasy novel.

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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