TV Junkie: @NeverNotFunny on @TeamCoco Tonight; Jeff Goldblum & Sarah Silverman on 'The League'
While it's highly suspected that NBC will be canceling "Community" (although I fervently believe that fans should contribute to the 'Save "Community"' efforts) news comes out that NBC will be investing considerable amounts of money in a relaunch/reboot of "The Munsters". Originality seems to have finally lost out at NBC. Hey NBC, while you're at it, why don't you relaunch ABC's GEICO cavemen series? It seems about as likely to succeed and will probably be less expensive.
Tonight I'd like to urge you to check out Jimmy Pardo on "Conan" (see our interview with Pardo). The longtime warmup comic for "Conan" also has his "Pardo Patrol" web series on TeamCoco.com in addition to his fantastically successful NeverNotFunny podcast. This will be the first time Pardo actually guests on the program and I'm sure that Pardo will talk about his 3rd annual Pardcast-A-Thon which benefits SmileTrain. Congrats to Jimmy, we'll be watching!Also tonight, "The League" will have both Sarah Silverman and Jeff Goldblum as guests for their Thanksgiving episode. In late night we have the allstar "Chelsea Lately" roundtable lineup of Loni Love, Jo Koy, and Josh Wolf which you could probably watching before switching over to "Conan" to catch Pardo. Jason Schwartzman of "Bored To Death" will be voicing Geoff the Robot on Craig Ferguson's show where Robin Williams will be guesting.
Tomorrow is the "last" day Regis Philbin appears on "Live Regis and Kelly" at 9am on ABC. End of an era? My guess is that Regis will be plenty visible, the same way that Larry King seems to be on TV almost as often as he was pre-retirement. Still, it was fun to briefly talk to Regis at this year's TV Land Awards, he's a class act and has been a feature on TV on both coasts for half a century.
The TV Junkie Must-Watch Plan: "Community," "Parks and Recreaetion," "The Office," "Whitney," "It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia," "The League," "Chelsea Lately," "Conan," "The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson"
8:00pm Community NBC - Documentary Filmmaking: Redux Dean Pelton asks the study group to star in a new commercial for the school; Abed films the project for a documentary.
8:30pm Parks and Recreation NBC - Smallest Park Leslie uses her new tourist attraction to spend more time with Ben; Ron and April encourage Andy to further his education; Chris assigns a logo redesign to Tom and Jerry.
9:00pm The Office NBC - Gettysburg Andy tries to motivate the staff by taking them on a field trip to Gettysburg; Robert asks those who stay behind to come up with the company's next big idea.
9:30pm The Whitney NBC - Clarence! Whitney and Alex try to adopt a dog, but the pound owner (Lisa Lampanelli) makes the process more difficult than they anticipated; Roxanne seeks financial advice.
10:00pm It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia FX - How Mac Got Fat
Mac tells a befuddled priest why his fatness is the fault of the other members of the gang.
10:30pm The League FX - Thanksgiving Ruxin gets an unexpected visit from his father (Jeff Goldblum); Andre's sister (Sarah Silverman) goes on the prowl at the gang's thanksgiving dinner; Taco makes an edible investment; Kevin and Jenny deal with the family's new pet.
11:00pm Conan TBS - Actress Kristen Stewart; comic Jimmy Pardo; comic Pete Holmes.
11:00pm Chelsea Lately E! - Musician Miranda Lambert; comic Loni Love; comic Jo Koy; comic Josh Wolf.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actor Robin Williams; Black Dub performs; actor Jason Schwartzman as the voice of Geoff.