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Talk-show tango April 19-23

In television on 04/19/2010 at 5:27 am


Lopez Tonight (11 p.m. ET on TLN Videotron 250, Bell 700, Shaw 69 and 280)

Monday: Kara DioGuardi (American Idol), Cheech & Chong,

Tuesday: Brendan Fraser, Angela Kinsey, Jason Aldean

Wednesday: Zoe Saldana, Chris Evans and Idris Elba (The Losers), Lowell Sanders

Thursday: Jennifer Lopez (The Back-up Plan), Ken Jeong (Community, Furry Vengeance), Ozomatli

Late Show with David Letterman (11:35 p.m. ET on CBS)

Monday: Jennifer Lopez (The Back-up Plan), American Idol castoff, Mike Golic and Mike Greenberg

Tuesday: Amanda Peet (Please Give), chef David Chang (Momofuku), Justin Nozuka (You I Wind Land and Sea)

Wednesday: Eddie Murphy (Shrek Forever After), Kaley Cuoco (Big Bang Theory), Jakob Dylan (Women and Country)

Thursday: David Spade (Rules of Engagement), Lisa P. Jackson (EPA administration), Broken Social Scene (Forgiveness Rock Record)

Friday: Kelsey Grammer (La Cage aux Folles), comic Jeff Altman, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings (I Learned the Hard Way)

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (12:35 a.m. ET on CBS)

Monday: Brendan Fraser, Amanda Righetti, comic Brian Scott McFadden

Tuesday: Emily Mortimer, David Simon (Treme)

Wednesday: Brooke Shields; comedian George Wallace, Corinne Bailey Rae

Thursday: Jeffrey Dean Morgan (The Losers), Busy Philipps

Friday: Drew Carey (The Price Is Right), Jason Aldean

The Jay Leno Show (10 p.m. ET on NBC, A Channel)

Monday: Brooke Shields, Phoenix (Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix)

Tuesday: Heidi Klum, Ken Jeong (Community, Furry Vengeance), Smashing Pumpkins

Wednesday: Jennifer Lopez (The Back-up Plan), Chace Crawford (Gossip Girl), Natalie Merchant (Leave Your Sleep)

Thursday: Jeff Corwin, Maxwell

Friday: Creed (Full Circle)

Keeping watching this space: Conan O’Brien is headed for TBS in November; Canadian broadcasters so far tba

Until then, click this link for his Twitter patter. 140 characters of witty bits from his Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Televsion comedy tour and occasional bits of news.

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (12:35 a.m. ET on NBC)

Monday: Robert Pattinson, Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), chef Mario Batali  (R)

Tuesday: Rosario Dawson, Tony Siragusa, New Kids on the Block (R

Wednesday: Zach Galifianakis, Mia Wasikowska, Silversun Pickups

Thursday: Kristen Stewart, the Bee Gees, Dr. Drew, The Script (R)

Friday: Tina Fey, Justin Bieber, Mario Batali (R)

Jimmy Kimmel Live (12:05 a.m. ET on ABC)

Monday: Tim Allen (buzz Lightyear), Alex O’Loughlin (The Back-up Plan), Cypress Hill with Tom Morello

Tuesday: Jenna Elfman (Accidentally on Purpose), Dancing with the Stars castoff,

Wednesday: Ice Cube (Straight Out of LA), chef Paula Deen, Rob Zombie

Thursday: Chace Crawford (Gossip Girl), Anthony Anderson (The Back-up Plan), Taylor Hawkins

Friday: tba

Daily Show with Jon Stewart (11 p.m. Comedy Network, midnight ET, CTV)

Monday: congressman John Dingell

Tuesday: John O’Hara (A New American Tea Party)

Wednesday: Amanda Peet (Please Give)

Thursday: Zoe Saldana (The Losers)

The Colbert Report (11:30 p.m. Comedy Network, 12:30 a.m. ET, CTV)

Monday: George Will (Men at Work)

Tuesday: Jeffrey Katzenberg

Wednesday: Craig Robinson (The Office, Shrek Forever After)

Thursday: Gorillaz

The Hour (11 p.m. ET, CBC)

Monday: tba





Charlie Rose (11:30 p.m. ET, PBS)

Mr. Rose announces his guests only on the day of broadcast, so please click on the show-name link above for the most recent guest announcement.

Real Time with Bill Maher (10 p.m. ET, Fridays only, on HBO Canada)

Friday: Jack Kevorkian, Alan Grayson, Susan Eisenhower, Richard Clarke, Matthew Continetti


Live with Regis and Kelly (9 a.m. ET, NBC and CTV)

Monday: Sharon Osbourne (Celebrity Apprentice), Train (Save Me, San Francisco)

Tuesday: Jennifer Lopez (The Back-up Plan), Sarah Silverman (The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption and Pee)

Wednesday: Susan Sarandon (You Don’t Know Jack), Vanessa Williams (Sondheim on Sondheim)

Thursday: Zoe Saldana (The Losers), Dancing with the Stars castoff

Friday: Amanda Peet (Please Give), Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum (Project Runway)

The View 11 a.m. ET, ABC and CTV)

Monday: Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother), Alyssa Milano (Romantically Challenged)

Tuesday: Alexandra Wentworth co-hosts, Lida Tomlin and Leslie Jordan (My Trip Down the Pink Carpet)

Wednesday: Chevy Chase (Community), Victoria Justice (Victorious)

Thursday: Fred Hammond

Friday: Donald and Melania Trump, Craig Robinson (The Office, Shrek Forever After), comic Tom Papa

The Bonnie Hunt Show (2 p.m. ET on NBC, 3 p.m. ET on Citytv)

Monday: Chris Kattan (The Middle), Barrett Foa (NCIS: Los Angeles), Lucille O’Neal (Walk Like You Have Somewhere to Go)

Tuesday: Tim Gunn (Project Runway), Ashley Jensen (Accidentally on Purpose), comic Kathleen Madigan

Wednesday: Brian Austin Green (the Wild Girl), Yvette Nicole Brown (Community), comic Wendy Liebman

Thursday: Ed Begley Jr., Robert Kenner (Food, Inc.)

Friday: Sarah Silverman (The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption and Pee), Josh Hopkins (Cougar Town)

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (4 p.m. ET, CBS)

Monday: Howie Mandel (America’s Got Talent), Tori Spelling

Tuesday: Lisa Kudrow, B.O.B. featuring Bruno Mars

Wednesday: Martin Short (Damages), Russell Crowe, Annie Lennox

Thursday: Wanda Sykes (The Wanda Sykes Show), Evan Lysacek

Friday: tba

Oprah 4 p.m. (NBC and CTV)

Monday: Accused of Molesting Her: Oscar Winner Mo’Nique’s Brother Comes Forward

Tuesday: The Controversial Octuplet Mom Nadya Suleman

Wednesday: Dream Jobs

Thursday: Oprah’s Earth Day Mom Swap: An Eye-Opening Intervention

Friday: Oprah Friday’s Live

— Denise Duguay


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