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Talk-show Tango Aug. 15-19

In television on 08/15/2011 at 7:01 am


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

Monday: Harrison Ford (Cowboys & Aliens), Porcelain Black (This Is What Rock & Roll Looks Like) (R)

Tuesday: Chaz Bono (Transition: The Story of How I Became a Man), Ray LaMontagne (God Willin’ & the Creek Don’t Rise) (R)

Wednesday: Bono and the Edge (Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark) (R)

Thursday: Ryan Gosling (Crazy, Stupid, Love), Gomez (Whatever’s On Your Mind) (R)

Friday: Brian Williams (NBC Nightly News), Tim Robbins and Rogues Gallery Band

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

Monday: Betty White, Patton Oswalt (R)

Tuesday: Rosie Perez (R)

Wednesday: David Beckham, Shohreh Aghdashloo (R)

Thursday: tba

Friday: tba

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

Monday: Shaun White, Olivia Wilde (Cowboys & Aliens), Train (R)

Tuesday: Ryan Reynolds (The Change-up), Sheryl Crow, Matt Nathanson (R)

Wednesday: Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses), Adam Levine (The Voice), Ziggy Marley (R)

Thursday: Kathie Lee and Hoda Kotb, Sig Hansen (Deadliest Catch), Ashton Shephard (R)

Friday: Kim Kardashian, Lior Suchard (R)

Conan (midnight ET on Comedy Network, 1 a.m. on CTV)

Monday: tba




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

Monday: Mila Kunis, Joshua Topolsky, Wye Oak (R)

Tuesday: Alec Baldwin, Maggie Q (R)

Wednesday: Ryan Gosling (Crazy, Stupid, Love), Andy Cohen, Joseph Arthur (R)

Thursday: Brian Williams, Rashad Evans, Big Sean (R)

Friday: Julianne Moore (Crazy, Stupid, Love), Dominic Cooper (The Devil’s Double), Beyonce (R)

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

Monday: Betty White (Hot in Cleveland), Robert Rodriguez (Spy Kids: All the Time int he World in 4D), Josh Ritter

Tuesday: Jamie Fox and Affion Crockett (In the Flow with Affion Crockett), The Vaccines

Wednesday: Joel McHale (Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D), Joe Mantegna (Criminal Minds), The Band Perry

Thursday: Zoe Saldana (Colobiana), Anton Yelchin (Fright Night), Amos Lee

Friday: tba

Chelsea Lately (11-11:30 p.m. ET on E!, formerly Star!, Videotron digital 125, Bell 621, Shaw Direct 168 and 527)

Monday: Elizabeth Banks (Our Idiot Brother), Josh Wolf, Sarah Colonna, Greg Fitzsimmons

Tuesday: Denis Leary (Rescue Me), Jo Koy, Loni Love, Jeff Wild

Wednesday: Anne Hathaway (One Day), Greg Proops, Heather McDonald, Ross Mathews

Thursday: Christopher Mintz-Plasse (Fright Night), Brad Wollack, Fortune Feimster, Bill Bellamy

Friday: Trace Adkins (Proud to Be Here), Josh Wolf, Fortune Feimster, Chris Franjola

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

Monday: Ali Velshi

Tuesday: Matt Long

Wednesday: Anne Hathaway (One Day)

Thursday: tba

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

Monday: U.S. Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice

Tuesday: Crew of STS-135

Wednesday: Jeff Bridges

Thursday: Kevin Mitnick (Ghost in the Wires)

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight (11 p.m. ET, CBC)

Monday: Matthew McConaughey (The Lincoln Lawyer)

Tuesday: John Edward (R)

Wednesday: Sheila Fraser (R)

Thursday: Tommy Tiernan, Noah and the Whale (R)

Friday: Neil Peart (Rush), P.S. I Love You

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

Mr. Rose announces his guests only on the day of broadcast, check the show’s Twitter account for daily guest announcements.

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

Returns Sept. 16


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

Monday: Paul Rudd (Our Idiot Brother), Henry Winkler (I’ve Never Met an Idiot on the River: Reflections on Famiy, Photography and Fly-fishing)

Tuesday: Joel McHale (Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D), Pia Toscano

Wednesday: Jeff Bridges, So You Think You Can Dance winner

Thursday: Cat Deeley (So You Think You Can Dance), Anne Hathaway (One Day), Nicole Scherzinger (Kill Love)

Friday: Jane Krakowski co-hosts, Helen Mirren (The Debt)

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

Monday: Nick Jonas, Lemonade Mouth

Tuesday: cast of Hot in Cleveland

Wednesday: Jane Seymour

Thursday: Edie Falco, Toni Braxton

Friday: Ellen Pompeo (Grey’s Anatomy), Chaz Bono (Transition: The Story of How I Became a Man)

The Talk (2 p.m., CBS)

Monday: Jada Pinkett Smith, Peter Gallagher (R)

Tuesday: Gene Simmons (KISS), Lea Thompson, Wayne Brady (Let’s Make a Deal) (R)

Wednesday: Donnie Osmond, Garcelle Beauvais (R)

Thursday: Jerry O’Connell guest hosts, Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott, Barbara Eden (R)

Friday: The Braxtons, chef Rocco Dispirito (R)

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

Monday: Mariah Carey, Willow Smith (R)

Tuesday: Portia de Rossi (R)

Wednesday: Natalie Portman, Madison McKinley (R)

Thursday: Jessica Alba, Ken Jeong (R)

Friday: Collin Farrell, Lil Jon (R)

— Denise Duguay


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