Sunday, March 28, 2021

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of March 29, 2021)

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 March 29-April 2, 2021, 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, March 29
  • Lil Rel Howery (Rel/The Carmichael Show) - Watch Lil Rel on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Eddie Murphy (The PJs) - Eddie appears on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC. He also chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Eric Andre (Man Seeking Woman/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - Eric is a guest on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Allison Janney (Mom/Mr. Sunshine) - Allison appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Kyra Sedgwick (Call Your Mother) - Kyra is a guest on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Vanessa Hudgens (Powerless) - Vanessa discusses The Princess Switch: Switched Again on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Mario Lopez (Saved by the Bell/Saved by the Bell: The College Years) - Mario guest hosts The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Elizabeth Berkley Lauren (Saved by the Bell) - Elizabeth appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kenan Thompson (Kenan/Kenan & Kel) - Kenan talks about his new sitcom and making history as the longest-running SNL cast member, plus a surprise by his co-star, TV icon Don Johnson on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Kyle Chandler (What About Joan) - Kyle talks about Godzilla vs. Kong on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Rebel Wilson (Super Fun Night) - Rebel talks about Pooch Perfect on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Suzanne Somers (Three's Company/She's the Sheriff/Step by Step) - Suzanne opens up about her shocking home invasion on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee is a guest on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
Tuesday, March 30
  • Nicole Byer (Loosely Exactly Nicole) - Catch Nicole on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Megan Mullally (The Great North/Will & Grace/Breaking In/Rachel Gunn, R.N./The Ellen Burstyn Show) and Nick Offerman (The Great North/Parks and Recreation) - Megan and Nick chat with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Michael Chiklis (Daddio) - Michael appears on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Tika Sumpter (mixed-ish/The Game) - Tika discusses mixed-ish on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Tracy Morgan (The Last O.G./30 Rock/The Tracy Morgan Show) - Tracy is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Rebel Wilson (Super Fun Night) - Rebel will be on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family/The Class) - Food Between Friends authors Jesse and Julie Tanous join Drew for Battle of the Bites on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Raegan Revord (Young Sheldon) - Raegan kicks-off her new Reading with Raegan Book Club on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
Wednesday, March 31
  • Jamie Foxx (Dad Stop Embarrassing Me!/The Jamie Foxx Show) - Watch Jamie on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Lauren Graham (M.Y.O.B./Conrad Bloom/Townies/Good Company) - Lauren appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jerry Seinfeld (Seinfeld) - Jerry is a guest on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Laura Benanti (The Detour/Go On) - Laura appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kenan Thompson (Kenan/Kenan & Kel) - Kenan is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Ricky Gervais (After Life/The Office) - Ricky chats about his series After Life on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Kenan Thompson (Kenan/Kenan & Kel) - Kenan is a guest on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Drew Barrymore (Santa Clarita Diet) - Drew appears on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Jackée Harry (Tyler Perry's The Paynes/The First Family/Sister, Sister/227) - Jackée talks about NBC's Days of Our Lives on a repeat of Access Daily, so check your local listings.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher talks about Law & Order: Organized Crime on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Issa Rae (Insecure) - NBC's Today catches up with Issa on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • William Shatner ($h*! My Dad Says) - William reveals how he’s more active than ever at 90 and why he says he won’t retire until he’s dead on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your local listings.
Thursday, April 1
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) - Catch Melissa on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Nasim Pedrad (Chad/Mulaney) - Nasim appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Regina King (227/Leap of Faith) - Regina is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Kathryn Hahn (Happyish/Transparent/Free Agents) - Kathyn appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Sabrina Carpenter (Girl Meets World) - Sabrina is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Patton Oswalt (A.P. Bio/The Goldbergs/The King of Queens) - Patton appears on a repeat of A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Beth Behrs (The Neighborhood/2 Broke Girls) - Beth is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Miles Brown (black-ish) - Miles appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kyle MacLachlan (Carol's Second Act/Sex and the City) - Kyle will be on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Dwayne Johnson (Young Rock) - Dwayne talks about NBC's Young Rock on a repeat of Access Daily, so check your local listings.
  • Dylan McDermott (LA to Vegas) - Dylan talks about Law & Order on People in 10 at 8am.
  • Justine Bateman (Family Ties) - Justine talks about Face on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
Friday, April 2
  • Dana Carvey (One of the Boys) - Watch Dana on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Lena Durham (Girls) - Lena appears on a repeat of A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Tim Allen (Last Man Standing/Home Improvement) - Tim talks about Last Man Standing on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Zendaya (K.C. Undercover/Shake It Up) - Zendaya talks about starring in and producing the film Malcolm & Marie on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • John Stamos (Fuller House/Grandfathered/Jake in Progress/Full House) - John appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Iain Armitage (Young Sheldon) - Iain is a guest on a repeat of The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ali Wentworth (Nightcap) - Ali appears on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Justine Bateman (Family Ties) - Justine will be on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Kyle MacLachlan (Carol's Second Act/Sex and the City) - Kyle talks about PBS' Atlantic Crossing on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Demi Lovato (Sonny with a Chance) - Demi performs on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Vivica A. Fox (Mr. Box Office/Getting Personal/Arsenio/Out All Night) - Vivica talks about her coronavirus scare on The Doctors, so check your local listings.

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Sitcoms Airing This Week

Sunday, March 28

Bless the Harts - "Dance Dance Resolution" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
Jenny takes a mother/daughter bonding moment a little too far after Violet shows interest in learning to dance; Wayne takes Betty to a flea market in hopes that she will finally give him the recognition he deserves.

The Simpsons - "Uncut Femmes" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
It is revealed that Chief Wiggum's wife is more than she seems; Marge takes part in a jewel heist.

The Great North - "Avocado Barter Adventure" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Wolf tries to find the perfect six-month anniversary gift for Honeybee; Judy interviews Honeybee for the school newspaper and learns about her thrilling early years in Fresno, Calif.

Bob's Burgers - "Y Tu Tina Tambien" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
When Tina is forced to listen to Spanish audio lessons in the library to improve her grade, she develops an unexpected crush; Louise and Gene want to dunk Mr. Frond at the Wagstaff Spring Fair.

Family Guy - "Customer of the Week" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After feeling unappreciated by her family, Lois taps into her villainous side and attempts to win best customer at her favorite coffee shop.


Monday, March 29

Breeders - "No Connection" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Paul fears his culturally fragmented family has lost a vital connection; gentrification impacts Jim and Jackie as the last of their old neighbors move out and more young professionals move in.


Tuesday, March 30

black-ish - "100 Yards and Runnin'" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Bow and Dre let their competitive streaks out during their family game night and things escalate when they place a bet. Meanwhile, Junior and Olivia are at a turning point in their relationship when one person says “I love you”.

mixed-ish - "She's a Bad Mama Jama" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Alicia’s mom, Grandma Shireen, stays with the Johnson’s after her surgery, but taking care of grandma becomes a full-time job. Meanwhile, Denise tests each of the kids to see who is best fit to take care of her when she gets old one day.

Young Rock - "My Day with Andre" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Hawaii, 1982: Dewey spends a day with Andre the Giant that neither will ever forget; Lia and Rocky prepare for the huge Island Battle Royale, where more than the title is at stake; in 2032, candidate Johnson reveals his running mate.

Kenan - "You Go, Squirrel!" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Kenan has some odd encounters with a squirrel that he believes might be Cori's spirit; Rick and Gary think they've missed Kenan's birthday and try to organize an impromptu surprise party.


Wednesday, March 31

The Goldbergs - "Bever-lé" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When the NFL players go on strike and the football season is threatened, Barry gets concerned that he and Murray will no longer have anything to talk about which leads Barry to try out for the Eagles team himself. Against Erica’s advice, Beverly decides to start selling a nutritional product from a sketchy company in an attempt to gain financial independence.

American Housewife - "The Election" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Katie pushes Cooper (Logan Pepper) to share his passion for the culinary arts and ambition of becoming a chef with his autocratic father, Doyle Bradford (Joel McHale). Meanwhile, Greg and Principal Ablin (Jerry Lambert) go head-to-head when the election results offer an interesting twist. And the Otto family gets the surprise of a lifetime.

The Conners - "Money, Booze and Lies" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Becky meets up with an old friend and feels pressured to impress him while Dan questions his position at the hardware store, leading to a massive fight between him and Ben.

Call Your Mother - "One Bad Mother" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Lane’s judgmental mom, Barbara (played by Kym Whitley), comes to town, Lane tries to temporarily rid his apartment and life of anything that she may disapprove of, including Jean and Jackie. Meanwhile, Freddie attempts to hide his professional success to make Jackie feel better about her current difficulties, and Sharon inappropriately gets cozy with Danny while sleepwalking.


Thursday, April 1

Young Sheldon - "A Box of Treasure and the Meemaw of Science" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Sheldon, Dr. Linkletter and Meemaw team up on a science experiment. Also, Mary is jealous that Pastor Jeff and Brenda (Melissa Peterman) are spending time together, and Georgie has a new side hustle.

United States of Al - "Pilot" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Marine veteran Riley, home at last after serving in Afghanistan, is happily reunited with his friend Awalmir, who goes by Al, the interpreter with his unit, after a long struggle to get him a visa to travel to the United States from Afghanistan.

Mom - "Tiny Dancer and an Impromptu Picnic" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Bonnie goes to extreme lengths to protect someone she loves. Also, Jill struggles to make sense of a messy new relationship. Steve Valentine returns as Rod.

B Positive - "Canine Extraction" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Gina has three days to teach Cannoli the dog new tricks before his owner returns from overseas. Also, Drew must deal with Maddie growing up.

The Moodys - "Episode 201" / "Episode 202" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Sean Sr. contemplates retirement as he and Ann take a road trip across the country; Sean Jr. continues to brew up get-rich-quick schemes; Bridget returns home while her fancy new townhouse is being renovated.


Friday, April 2

none scheduled


Saturday, April 3

Side Hustle - "Hot Tubby's" (Nickelodeon, 8:00PM ET/PT)
The kids are excited when they're hired to film a commercial for Hot Tubby's Hot Tub Giveaway Contest; after the store's owner refuses to pay them, the kids decide to get back at him by pulling off a heist.


Sunday, April 4

Bless the Harts - "Easter's 11" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
When attendance at their local church begins to drop, the Harts plot to bring down the neighboring megachurch; Violet tricks Wayne into helping her pull a prank that backfires.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, February 1

Abbott Elementary - "Holiday Hookah" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
On the last day of school before winter break, Janine is convinced by her friend to go to a popular Hookah Club where she runs into unexpected colleagues. Elsewhere, Jacob crashes Barbara and Melissa’s traditional holiday dinner and in the process begins to learn the true meaning of Christmas.

Abbott Elementary - "Read-A-Thon" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The competition heats up between Melissa and Janine as their classrooms go head-to-head in a read-a-thon sponsored by a local pizza shop. Both teachers encourage their students to hit the books hard but face some unexpected obstacles on their path to pizza glory. Meanwhile, Jacob and Gregory join forces and attempt to get their student-podcasting club off the ground.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of January 30)

Wednesday, February 1

  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Nick on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Harrison Ford (Shrinking) - Harrison appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Natasha Lyonne (Poker Face/Russian Doll) - Natasha is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Adam Pally (Indebted/Making History/The Mindy Project/Happy Endings) - Adam will be on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Jenny Slate (The Great North/Big Mouth/Married/Bob's Burgers) - Jenny appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • D. L. Hughley (The Hughleys/Double Rush) - D. L. guest hosts Comedy Central's The Daily Show at 11pm.
  • Sheryl Lee Ralph (Abbott Elementary/Fam/Instant Mom/Moesha/It's a Living) - Sheryl is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Alan Cumming (Schmigadoon!) - Alan appears on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your local listings.
  • Jay Ellis (Insecure/The Game - Jay will be on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Drew Carey (The Drew Carey Show/The Good Life) - Drew is a guest on The Jennifer Hudson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Michael Urie (Shrinking/Younger/Partners) - Michael talks about the new Apple TV+ Shrinking on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.
  • Abby Quinn (Mad About You) - Abby will be on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:50am.
  • Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine/Are We There Yet?/Everybody Hates Chris) - NBC's Today catches up with Terry in the 9am hour.


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11/08 - Young Rock - Season Two (Blu-ray) (DVD)
11/15 - The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet - The Complete Season Seven / The Complete Season Eight
11/22 - That '70s Show - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
11/29 - Ghosts - Season One (Blu-ray) (DVD)
12/06 - The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet - 70th Anniversary Ultimate Christmas Collection
12/13 - And Just Like That... - The Complete First Season
12/13 - Hogan's Heroes - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
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