Sunday, May 02, 2021

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of May 3, 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 May 3-7, 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, May 3
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace/Sean Saves the World) - Watch Sean on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Casey Wilson (Black Monday/Marry Me/Happy Endings) - Casey appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Aidy Bryant (Shrill) - Aidy is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Richard Kind (Mad About You/Spin City) - Richard will be on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Tiffany Haddish (The Last O.G./The Carmichael Show) - Tiffany appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Nasim Pedrad (Chad/People of Earth/Mulaney) - Nasim is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Margaret Cho (All-American Girl) - Margaret will be on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Bradley Whitford (Perfect Harmony/Trophy Wife) - Bradley appears on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Leslie Bibb (American Housewife/Nobodies) - Leslie is a guest on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Katey Sagal (8 Simple Rules/Married with Children) - Katey will be on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
Tuesday, May 4
  • Paula Pell (Girls5Eva/A.P. Bio/Mapleworth Murders) and Busy Philipps (Girls5Eva/Vice Principals/Cougar Town) - Catch the cast of Girls5Eva on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC. They will also be on NBC's Today in all four hours.
  • Ellen DeGeneres (Ellen/The Ellen Show) - Ellen is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Kal Penn (Sunnyside/Deadbeat/We Are Men) - Kal will be on A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Toni Trucks (Barbershop) - Toni appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Patricia Heaton (Carol's Second Act/The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about her book Your Second Act on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Casey Wilson (Black Monday/Marry Me/Happy Endings) - Casey is a guest on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Alicia Silverstone (American Woman) - Alicia will be on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Joe Jonas (Jonas) - Joe appears on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Nasim Pedrad (Chad/People of Earth/Mulaney) - Nasim talks about Chad on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.
  • Tiffany Haddish (The Last O.G./The Carmichael Show) - Tiffany is a guest on Access Daily, so check your local listings.
  • Sean Hayes (Will & Grace/Sean Saves the World) - Sean and Dr. Priyanka Wali on the Hypochondriactor podcast on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • John Stamos (Fuller House/Grandfathered/Jake in Progress/Full House) - John talks about Big Shot on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
Wednesday, May 5
  • Rob McElhenney (Mythic Quest/It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Watch Rob on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Brett Gelman (Fleabag/Married/Go On) - Brett appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • J. B. Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm/The Millers/Bent/'Til Death) - J. B. is a guest on A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) and Tiffany Haddish (The Last O.G./The Carmichael Show) - Billy and Tiffany talk about the film Here Today on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 10am hour. They will be on The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT. Tiffany will also be on Reality Check at 4:30pm.
  • Brian Tyree Henry (Atlanta) - Brian will be on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Busy Philipps (Girls5Eva/Vice Principals/Cougar Town) and Paula Pell (Girls5Eva/A.P. Bio/Mapleworth Murders) - The cast of Girls5Eva are guests on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • AnnaLynne McCord (Let's Get Physical) - AnnaLynne talks about her dissociative identity disorder diagnosis and how she is healing on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Laura Prepon (Are You There, Chelsea?/That '70s Show) - Laura stops by to chat and shares her new kitchen gadget line on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Abbi Jacobson (Broad City) - Abbi is a guest on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Tamera Mowry-Housley (Sister, Sister/Roommates) - Tamera makes mommy and me headbands on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
Thursday, May 6
  • Marc Maron (GLOW/Maron) - Catch Marc on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Max Greenfield (The Neighborhood/New Girl/Modern Men) - Max will be on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Whitney Cummings (Whitney) - Whitney is a guest on A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Courteney Cox (Cougar Town/Friends/Family Ties) - Courteney appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Megan Fox (Hope & Faith) - Megan is a guest on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Ron Funches (Final Space/Powerless/Undateable) - Ron will be on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (Carol's Second Act/The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia talks about her book Your Second Act on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Molly Bernard (Younger) - Molly is a guest on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Aidy Bryant (Shrill) - Aidy talks about Shrill on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
Friday, May 7
  • Maya Rudolph (Bless the Harts/Forever/Big Mouth/Up All Night) - Watch Maya on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Anna Kendrick (Love Life) - Anna is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo and Phil Donahue are guests on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick appears on a repeat of A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Christian Serratos (Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide) - Christian (Netflix's Selena: The Series) on portraying Tejano star Selena and the pressure to carry on her legacy on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Laura Benanti (The Detour/Go On) - Laura is a guest on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Vanessa Hudgens (Powerless) - Vanessa appears on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Justin Long (F Is for Family/Ed) - Justin and his mom Wendy are guests on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Jane Levy (Suburgatory) - Jane will be on Couch Surfing at 8am.
  • Arica Himmel (mixed-ish) - Arica talks about mixed-ish on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.

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Sitcoms Airing This Week

Sunday, May 2

The Simpsons - "Do Pizza Bots Dream of Electric Guitars" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Homer tries to reunite his favorite band from his youth, but film and TV creator J.J. Abrams beats him to it.

Bless the Harts - "The Drincan Temple" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
When Wayne's non-committal best friend, Travis, comes to town, the two take on their dream of opening a bar together; the Harts attempt to fix their broken car to preserve its sentimental value.

The Simpsons - "Manger Things" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
A secret from Flanders' past is revealed; a never-before-seen room in the Simpson home.

The Great North - "Curl Interrupted Adventure" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Beef enlists Judy to help coach his adult curling team; Wolf tries to turn the family fishing boat into a sunset cruise for lovers.

Bob's Burgers - "Bridge Over Troubled Rudy" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
When Louise finds out that Rudy has a model bridge that explodes, she ropes her siblings into an adventure; Mort tries to teach Bob, Linda and Teddy how to meditate.

Family Guy - "Meg Goes to College" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Meg deals with a college admissions scandal; Brian embarks on a fitness journey.


Monday, May 3

The Neighborhood - "Welcome to the Test Run" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Gemma surprises Dave with wanting another baby, he worries she’s forgotten how difficult a newborn is, so he enlists a robotic doll and Marty’s engineering skills to remind her. Also, Calvin and Tina disagree on how to proceed when they unexpectedly discover a stash of cash.

Bob Hearts Abishola - "Sights and Bites" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Abishola is nervous about Dele’s trip to Nigeria with his father. Also, Bob creates a guidebook on Nigeria for Dele that he proudly calls.

Breeders - "No Friends" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
As he and Ally continue to feel distant, Paul rekindles an old friendship, but at a cost to Ava; Luke surprises everyone by getting a best friend; Jim and Jackie are forced to move.


Tuesday, May 4

black-ish - "Things Done Changed" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
In trying to prove to Diane that hip-hop isn’t dead, Dre realizes he may be more of out of touch with current trends and his clients than he thought. Meanwhile, Jack thinks that he has somehow become Bow’s best friend now that Junior is too busy with his new girlfriend.

mixed-ish - "Livin' on a Prayer" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Bow takes an interest in going to church with her friends, much to her parents’ dismay. Meanwhile, Santi and Jonah try to prepare for hell.

Young Rock - "Election Day" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
As Election Day 2032 approaches, Dwayne reflects on the ups and downs his family endured during his childhood in Hawaii, Pennsylvania and Miami, and how the unpredictability of his family's story prepared him for this moment.

Young Rock - "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Pennsylvania, 1987: Ata's relationship with Dwayne gets tested after she makes a heartbreaking discovery about her son; with Rocky on the road, Ata must take matters into her own hands.

Chad - "Whiskey Slaps" (TBS, 10:30PM ET/PT)
When Chad discovers his little sister, Niki, is far more mature than him, he's faced with either growing up or falling behind.


Wednesday, May 5

The Goldbergs - "Poker Night" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
In order to take her mind off of her heartbreak, Erica takes a trip to Los Angeles to see her best friend, Lainey Lewis (played by AJ Michalka), and they end up getting the band back together for a gig. Meanwhile, after getting caught taking part in an underground poker game, Adam gets sentenced to Pop-Pop (played by Judd Hirsch) duty, which turns out better than expected.

Home Economics - "35% of Allied Harness and Sling LTD, $3,000,000" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
After upsetting Marina, Tom tries to help out more around the house. While Sarah tries to find temporary employment, she and Denise worry their son will be corrupted after Kelvin decides he wants to learn all about Uncle Connor’s business.

The Conners - "Who Are Bosses, Boats and Eckhart Tolle?" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Chuck’s new purchase of a boat creates a rift between Dan and his longtime friend. Meanwhile, Darlene hires her first assistant at Wellman’s Plastics but soon realizes she is anything but helpful, leading Darlene to question her decision. Elsewhere, Jackie is laser-focused on her dream of being a contestant on “JEOPARDY!” and believes the late, great Alex Trebek wants her to go all the way.

The Conners - "Panic Attacks, Hardware Store and Big Mouth Billy Bass" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Darlene starts to feel the pressures of her new job which result in a health scare. Meanwhile, Dan attempts to help Ben out at the hardware store but the two don’t always see eye to eye on running the business.


Thursday, May 6

Young Sheldon - "A Black Hole" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
The Coopers discuss the possibilities of black holes and alternate universes when Dr. Sturgis comes over for dinner.

United States of Al - "Fundraiser/Baspana Towlawa" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Art asks Riley and Al to make speeches at a fundraiser for interpreters that are waiting for visas, and Riley has a hard time accepting the attention. Also, Riley comes face-to-face with Vanessa’s new boyfriend.

Mom - "A Community Hero and a Wide Turn" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
The women attend a gala honoring Marjorie, but Bonnie’s speech doesn’t go as planned.

B Positive - "Transplanticipation" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Gina and Drew plan their futures now that their surgery is finally scheduled.

Last Man Standing - "Yoga and Boo-Boo" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Mike uses Chuck's injury as an excuse to get out of yoga class with Vanessa; Kristin and Ryan, and Mandy and Kyle each believe the other couple is jealous of their relationship.

Let's Be Real - "Episode 102" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
New puppets are introduced.

Everything's Gonna Be Okay - "Regal Jumping Spider" (Freeform, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Smells like pine trees and independence! Matilda and Drea go to the woods. Genevieve steps out on the town. Nicholas is left at home without supervision.


Friday, May 7

none scheduled


Saturday, May 8

Side Hustle - "Rat Busters" (Nickelodeon, 8:00PM ET/PT)
After accidentally setting their principal's boat on fire, best friends Lex, Presley and Munchy create an app to get jobs to pay off their debt.


Sunday, May 9

The Simpsons - "Uncut Femmes" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
It is revealed that Chief Wiggum's wife is more than she seems; Marge takes part in a jewel heist.

Bless the Harts - "When You Lose, You Win" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
When the Harts are stuck inside on Violet's rainy spring break, Jenny gets incredibly competitive about board games; when trying to avoid her daughter's competitive streak, Betty gets a ride-along in a cop car.

The Simpsons - "Mother and Child Reunion" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Lisa makes a shocking college decision, wounding Marge.

The Great North - "A Game of Snownes Adveture" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
A blizzard threatens the Tobin family game night; Beef makes a new friend in the woods.

Bob's Burgers - "Steal Magazine-olias" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
The Belcher kids get caught up in a game of cat-and-mouse when Dr. Yap comes to the restaurant in search of something that was taken from the waiting room of his office; Bob, Linda and Teddy try to clean a huge bird poop off the restaurant's window.

Family Guy - "Family Cat" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Brian tries to convince the Griffins that their new adopted cat is evil.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Saturday, May 8

Side Hustle - "Rat Busters" (Nickelodeon, 8:00PM ET/PT)
After accidentally setting their principal's boat on fire, best friends Lex, Presley and Munchy create an app to get jobs to pay off their debt.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 3)

Friday, May 7

  • Maya Rudolph (Bless the Harts/Forever/Big Mouth/Up All Night) - Watch Maya on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Anna Kendrick (Love Life) - Anna is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo and Phil Donahue are guests on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick appears on a repeat of A Little Late with Lilly Singh at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry guest co-hosts The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Christian Serratos (Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide) - Christian (Netflix's Selena: The Series) on portraying Tejano star Selena and the pressure to carry on her legacy on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Laura Benanti (The Detour/Go On) - Laura is a guest on Tamron Hall, so check your local listings.
  • Vanessa Hudgens (Powerless) - Vanessa appears on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Justin Long (F Is for Family/Ed) - Justin and his mom Wendy are guests on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Jane Levy (Suburgatory) - Jane will be on Couch Surfing at 8am.
  • Arica Himmel (mixed-ish) - Arica talks about mixed-ish on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (January-May)

Corporate - Season 2 Fam - The Complete Series Betty White's Pet Set - The Complete Series Happy Together - The Complete Series Til Death - The Complete Series

01/22 - Corporate - Season 2
01/22 - Corporate - Season 3
02/02 - Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In - The Complete Series (2021 Retail Release)
02/16 - Fam - The Complete Series
02/23 - Betty White's Pet Set - The Complete Series
03/02 - Blue Mountain State - The Complete Series
03/02 - Happy Together - The Complete Series
03/02 - Rick and Morty - The Complete Seasons 1-4 (DVD) (Blu-ray)
04/20 - 'Til Death - The Complete Series
05/11 - Dead to Me - Season Two

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