Tuesday, December 14, 2021

79th Annual Golden Globe Nominations; True Story with Ed Helms and Randall Park Premieres Jan. 20 on Peacock

Golden Globe Awards - 2022 Nominations

The 79th Annual Golden Globe Nominations were announced yesterday. See the TV portion below. Winners will be announced on January 9, 2022, but it will not be televised this year.

Best Television Series - Drama
Lupin Netflix
The Morning Show Apple TV+
Pose FX
Squid Game Netflix
Succession HBO/HBO Max

Best Performance By An Actress In A Television Series - Drama
Uzo Aduba In Treatment
Jennifer Aniston The Morning Show
Christine Baranski The Good Fight
Elisabeth Moss The Handmaid's Tale
Michaela Jaé Rodriguez Pose

Best Performance By An Actor In A Television Series - Drama
Brian Cox Succession
Lee Jung-Jae Squid Game
Billy Porter Pose
Jeremy Strong Succession
Omar Sy Lupin

Best Television Series - Musical Or Comedy
The Great Hulu
Hacks HBO/HBO Max
Only Murders In The Building Hulu
Reservation Dogs FX
Ted Lasso Apple TV+

Best Performance By An Actress In A Television Series - Musical Or Comedy
Hannah Einbinder Hacks
Elle Fanning The Great
Issa Rae Insecure
Tracee Ellis Ross black-ish
Jean Smart Hacks

Best Performance By An Actor In A Television Series - Musical Or Comedy
Anthony Anderson black-ish
Nicholas Hoult The Great
Steve Martin Only Murders In The Building
Martin Short Only Murders In The Building
Jason Sudeikis Ted Lasso

Best Television Limited Series, Anthology Series Or Motion Picture Made For Television
Dopesick Hulu
Impeachment: American Crime Story FX
Maid Netflix
Mare Of Easttown HBO/HBO Max
The Underground Railroad Amazon Prime Video

Best Performance By An Actress In A Limited Series, Anthology Series, Or A Motion Picture Made For Television
Jessica Chastain Scenes From A Marriage
Cynthia Erivo Genius: Aretha
Elizabeth Olsen Wandavision
Margaret Qualley Maid
Kate Winslet Mare Of Easttown

Best Performance By An Actor In A Limited Series, Anthology Series, Or A Motion Picture Made For Television
Paul Bettany Wandavision
Oscar Isaac Scenes From A Marriage
Michael Keaton Dopesick
Ewan McGregor Halston
Tahar Rahim The Serpent

Best Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role On Television
Jennifer Coolidge The White Lotus
Kaitlyn Dever Dopesick
Andie Macdowell Maid
Sarah Snook Succession
Hannah Waddingham Ted Lasso

Best Performance By An Actor In A Supporting Role On Television
Billy Crudup The Morning Show
Kieran Culkin Succession
Mark Duplass The Morning Show
Brett Goldstein Ted Lasso
O Yeong-Su Squid Game


True Story with Ed and Randall

True Story with Ed and Randall is a hybrid scripted/unscripted original comedy series streaming exclusively on Peacock beginning Thursday, January 20. All six episodes of the uniquely innovative one-hour series will be available on premiere day. Hosted by Ed Helms (The Office) and Randall Park (Fresh off the Boat), the comedic and heartwarming series highlights everyday Americans as they share their most extraordinary true stories with surprising twists along the way. As each story unfolds, the events are brought to life by a cast of notable guest stars and comedians in dramatized re-enactments. In each episode, Ed and Randall meet one or two storytellers and listen to their funny, amazing and true stories for the first time. The stories range from sneaking into the 1979 Super Bowl -- to a rogue bachelor party invite -- to a young girl and her family who moved to America and set her sights on becoming senior class president, every story celebrates the rich, comedic elements down to the last detail.

The series includes a star-studded group of guest stars including two-time Super Bowl MVP Terry Bradshaw, Adam Pally (Happy Endings), Rob Riggle (Holey Moley), Maz Jobrani (The Knights of Prosperity), Mindy Sterling (Austin Powers in Goldmember), Paul Scheer (Fresh off the Boat), Shannon Woodward (Westworld), Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), Tichina Arnold (Everybody Hates Chris), Tawny Newsome (Space Force), Lauren Ash (Superstore), Fortune Feimster (Kenan) and Anders Holm (Workaholics), among others.


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, January 27

Young Sheldon - "A Lot of Band-Aids and the Cooper Surrender" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Sheldon makes friends with his dorm neighbors. Also, George Sr. learns his job is in jeopardy.

United States of Al - "Hunt / Shikar" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Riley, upset that Freddy taught Hazel how to ride a bike while he was deployed, attempts to teach her something new to make up for it. Also, Ariana invites Al to a fundraiser involving spin bikes, where he becomes competitive with Ariana’s handsome cycling instructor, and Art introduces Lois to his favorite secret pastime.

B Positive - "Dagobah, a Room and a Chimney Sweep" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
A therapist and newly divorced dad is looking for a kidney donor when he runs into a rough-around-the-edges woman from his past who offers her own kidney.

B Positive - "A Boss, a Bear Claw and a Defibrillator" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
A therapist and newly divorced dad is looking for a kidney donor when he runs into a rough-around-the-edges woman from his past who offers her own kidney.

Call Me Kat - "Call Me Forty" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Oscar attempts multiple surprises to celebrate Kat's 40th birthday, including meeting his mother; Max tries to figure out why he continually strikes out with women.

Pivoting - "Hell on Wheels" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Sarah dips her toes into the dating pool and enlists Amy and Jodie's help in vetting a woman whom she ran across on a dating app; Amy's maternal instincts are tested when she learns Luke isn't fitting in with other kids.

grown-ish - "It Was Good Until It Wasn't" (Freeform, 10:00PM ET/PT)
The gang copes with the fallout of the explosive events that took place at the luau; Aaron deals with the accountability of his actions at the party; Zoey turns to Pops and Ruby for advice; Ana and Vivek keep a secret under wraps.

Single Drunk Female - "I'm Sorry, But…" (Freeform, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Sam tries to win over Brit by making an amends at her birthday party. Unfortunately, Sam wasn't invited, and neglects Felicia. Meanwhile, when Sam's probation officer stops by, Carol struggles to explain Sam's "situation" to her friends.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of January 24)

Thursday, January 27

  • Kevin James (The Crew/Kevin Can Wait/The King of Queens) - Catch Kevin on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Ilana Glazer (The Afterparty/Broad City) - Ilana appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Oliver Hudson (Splitting Up Together/Rules of Engagement/My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star) - Oliver and his sister Kate are guests on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Kenan Thompson (Kenan/Kenan & Kel) - Kean will be on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • David Cross (Arrested Development/Running Wilde/Oliver Beene) - David appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Cynthia Nixon (And Just Like That.../Sex and the City) - Cynthia is a guest on Watch What Happens: Live at 10:30pm on Bravo.
  • Tom Selleck (The Closer) - Tom talks about Blue Bloods on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Mr. Iglesias/Trial & Error/Sherri/Less Than Perfect) - Sherri guest hosts The Wendy Williams Show.
  • Yvette Nicole Brown (The Mayor/The Odd Couple/Community) - Yvette appears on The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Julie Bowen (Modern Family) - Julie is a guest on The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Valerie Bertinelli (Hot in Cleveland/Café Americain/Sydney/One Day at a Time) - Valerie is talking all about her new memoir and cooking up her mom’s upside-down cake on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Ana Gasteyer (American Auto/People of Earth/Subutagory) - Ana talks about American Auto on Access Daily, so check your local listings.
  • Stanley Tucci (Central Park) - Stanley talks about AMC's La Fortuna on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Halle Berry (Living Dolls) - Halle talks about Moonfall on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Trevor Jackson (grown-ish) - Trevor talks about grown-ish on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.


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

Maude - The Complete Series (2021 Release) Mom - The Eighth and Final Season Punky Brewster (1984-88) - The Complete Series (2021 Release) I Dream of Jeannie - The Complete Series (Blu-ray) The Andy Griffith Show - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)

10/19 - Maude - The Complete Series (2021 Release)
11/02 - The Honeymooners Specials - A Christmas Carol
11/02 - Mom - The Eighth and Final Season
11/02 - Punky Brewster - The Complete Series (2021 Release)
11/02 - Sex and the City - The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
11/09 - Saved by the Bell (2020) - Season One
11/09 - Younger - The Complete Series
11/16 - Kevin Can F*** Himself - Season 1 (Blu-ray)
11/23 - Dead Pixels - Seasons One and Two
11/30 - I Dream of Jeannie - The Complete Series (Mill Creek) (2021 Release) (Blu-ray)
12/07 - The Andy Griffith Show - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
12/07 - Rick & Morty - Season 5 (Blu-ray) (Blu-ray Limited Edition Steelbook)
12/14 - The Abbott and Costello Show - Season 1 (Blu-ray)
12/14 - Letterkenny - Season 9
01/04 - Work in Progress - Season 2
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