TBS Programming Alert Week of June 8





TBS Programming Alert Week of June 8

AMERICAN DAD!
Monday, June 8, at 10:00pm ET/PT
“One Fish, Two Fish”
Hayley takes extreme measures to help Klaus from being deported while the rest of the family tries to open a coconut.

CONAN
Monday, June 8, through Thursday, June 11 at 11:00pm ET/PT
CONAN will air new episodes shot remotely on an iPhone, without an audience and with guest interviews being filmed via video chat. O’Brien’s production staff will remain working from home.

The Last O.G.
SEASON FINALE
Tuesday, June 9 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“Warning”
Cousin Bobby is accused of being a snitch after being released from prison early, and Tray faces a formidable bully in his new girlfriend’s ex-husband, who is a cop.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
Wednesday, June 10 at 10:30pm ET/PT
Samantha Bee, who like the rest of the country is still adjusting to working from home, is broadcasting new episodes from her backyard! Executive Producer Jason Jones, Bee’s husband and quarantine roommate, will film the episode from a socially distant six feet away – and even further away if it’s a better angle for Bee.

THE MISERY INDEX
Thursday, June 11 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“They Didn’t Blur The Dog!”
Find out why animals should never drive, why Joe thinks “the answer is always ISIS”, and which NSYNC star makes a surprise appearance in this week’s episode of The Misery Index.



TBS Programming Alert Week of June 1





TBS Programming Alert
Week of June 1

AMERICAN DAD!
Monday, June 1, at 10:00pm ET/PT
“Roger Needs Dick”
When one of Roger’s characters falls in love with Dick it effects the whole family.

CONAN
Monday, June 1, through Thursday, June 4 at 11:00pm ET/PT
CONAN will air new episodes shot remotely on an iPhone, without an audience and with guest interviews being filmed via video chat. O’Brien’s production staff will remain working from home.

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The Last O.G.
Tuesday, June 2 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“All I Need”
Tray finds a new love and is faced with the realities of dating with his checkered past.
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THE MISERY INDEX
Thursday, June 4 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“The Grandma Special”
From “I’m going with penis” to “I had whipped cream coming out of my nose” – they may be senior citizens but these awesome ladies sure have lived! Find out what happens when a young bull charges you, and what bodily function made a girl lose 10 years of memories on this week’s episode of The Misery Index.



TBS Programming Alert: “The Best of Frank Costanza: In Memory of Jerry Stiller”





TBS Programming Alert: “The Best of Frank Costanza: In Memory of Jerry Stiller” SEINFELD Marathon

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In celebration of the invaluable legacy of comedy great Jerry Stiller, TBS will run a specially curated, ten-episode marathon of treasured scenes from the sitcom Seinfeld and his role as the outspoken Frank Costanza, the father of Jason Alexander’s George Costanza. Fans can rejoice in reliving these unforgettable and authentic appearances from Stiller, making it a joyous “festivus for the rest of us” and for many generations to come. “The Best of Frank Costanza: In Memory of Jerry Stiller” marathon will air this Saturday, May 16 from 4-9pm ET/PT.

The linear schedule is below.

SATURDAY, MAY 16

4:00 PM ET / PT – “The Cigar Store Indian”
Jerry’s gift to Elaine offends Elaine’s friend.

4:30 PM ET / PT – “The Chinese Woman”
George’s crossed phone lines acquaint the gang with a woman who isn’t what she seems.

5:00 PM ET / PT – “The Doorman”
A doorman tries to cause trouble for Jerry. Kramer develops a male undergarment.

5:30 PM ET / PT – “The Fusilli Jerry”
A mechanic pal uses Jerry’s romantic techniques on Elaine.

6:00 PM ET / PT – “The Rye”
George’s and Susan’s parents have dinner together for the first time.

6:30 PM ET / PT – “The Caddy”
Kramer befriends a caddy who helps him improve his golf game.

7:00 PM ET / PT – “The Shower Head”
Jerry jokes about his uncle on television. Elaine fails a drug test.

7:30 PM ET / PT – “The Fatigues”
Jerry’s new girlfriend has a mentor; Elaine must fire a troubled employee.

8:00 PM ET / PT – “The Serenity Now”
Jerry’s new girlfriend encourages him to express his emotions.

8:30 PM ET / PT – “The Strike”
George’s father invents a new holiday; Kramer returns to work at the bagel shop.



VIDEO: Clips from Last Night’s Episode of TBS’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee




VIDEO: Clips from Last Night’s Episode of TBS’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

On this week’s episode of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Sam addresses our nation’s growing problem with food insecurity and the ways COVID-19 has amplified an already dire situation. Plus, Sam uses technology to stay safe while getting social and Mike Rubens imagines what the nation might look like post-pandemic.

Sam Gives Us the Pep Talk We All Need
Whether you cower in the face of giant “murder hornets” or you’re fed up with having to play Xbox all day in your parent’s home, this pep talk is for you.

How Coronavirus is Starving The Nation Part 1
This week in “Things That Were Already Horrible That Coronavirus Has Made So Much Worse”, we’re talking about the millions of Americans battling food insecurity. So put down your damn sourdough starter and listen up and watch part 1!

How Coronavirus is Starving The Nation Part 2 – Digital Exclusive
Welcome back to part 2! Coronavirus isn’t just starving you of a social life, it’s also literally forcing millions of Americans to go hungry. Learn how food insecurity is amplified during a pandemic and then go to https://www.feedingamerica.org/fullfrontal to learn how you can help!

RoboSam and the Rise of Telemedicine
Sam finds a new and innovative way to check in with her fellow New Yorkers while maintaining a safe social distance, and learns about how doctors are using virtual technology to care for patients. Maybe the robots won’t kill us after all!

Reimagining The Nation Post-Pandemic
Correspondent @michaelsrubens spoke with an all-star panel of experts to learn how this terrifying nightmare pandemic could actually lead to some progress! You know what they say? When life hands you a devastating global pandemic, give people universal healthcare!




TBS Programming Alert Week of May 25





TBS Programming Alert Week of May 25

AMERICAN DAD!
Monday, May 25, at 10:00pm ET/PT
“Into the Woods”
When Stan sees a middle-school classmate, he feels compelled to right an old wrong; Francine tries to scare Greg.


CONAN
Monday, May 25, through Thursday, May 28 at 11:00pm ET/PT
CONAN will air new episodes shot remotely on an iPhone, without an audience and with guest interviews being filmed via video chat. O’Brien’s production staff will remain working from home.


The Last O.G.
Tuesday, May 26 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“Come Clean”
Tray is convinced that his mother’s younger boyfriend Carl (JB Smoove) is cheating on her and goes out of his way to prove it by catching him in the act.


THE MISERY INDEX
Thursday, May 28 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“This is not a Drill!”
Contestants trash talk the Tenderloins, Sal’s “moist moment”, and a giant door-opening python! It’s all happening on this hilarious episode of The Misery Index.



VIDEO: Clips from Last Night’s Episode of TBS’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee




VIDEO: Clips from Last Night’s Episode of TBS’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

On this week’s episode of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Sam argues that many of the social safety nets helping Americans during this pandemic could have been used all along. Plus, Allana Harkin has a parent/teacher conference with America’s educators and Vanessa Carlton performs from Sam’s shed!

Sam’s Coronavirus Time Capsule|
Coronavirus has upended our entire way of life! And with things looking like they won’t return to normal anytime soon, Sam has decided to make a time capsule of all the things she has no use for anymore. Goodbye heels and bras!

The Things We Should Have Been Doing All Along! Brought to You By Coronavirus
In response to the crisis brought on by COVID-19, our country seems to have adopted the “be the change you wish to see in the world… but only once a global pandemic forces you to” approach.

How to Homeschool During a Pandemic
You know the saying, those who can’t do, teach? Well, unfortunately for parents across the country, that saying has become a way of life. Allana Harkin interviews education experts and teachers to get a lesson in teacher appreciation.

Live From Sam’s Shed… It’s Vanessa Carlton!
Don’t worry, you don’t have to walk 1,000 miles– or even leave your room– to see Vanessa Carlton perform her song “The Only Way to Love”!




Bond with These Extraordinary Moms on HBO, TBS, TNT & TruTV this Mother’s Day





Bond with These Extraordinary Moms on HBO, TBS, TNT & TruTV this Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, we’re highlighting some of the most memorable mothers in television. Sit back, relax and spend some quality time with these funny, intelligent and sometimes terrible moms from series now available to stream on HBO, TBS,TNT, and TruTV.

From the Mother of Dragons to the Mother in Chief, stream HBO classics and hit series like Game of Thrones, Veep, Big Little Lies and The Sopranos on HBO GO and HBO NOW to bond with some of TV’s most notorious moms.

Top it off by spending your Mother’s Day laughing with the funny matriarchs on The Last O.G., Bob’s Burgers, Family Guy and I’m Sorry, all available with a pay TV subscription on the TBS, TNT, and TruTV websites, apps and via video on demand.

HBO
Big Little Lies – Madeline Martha Mackenzie (Reese Witherspoon), Celeste Wright (Nicole Kidman), Jane Chapman, Renata Klein (Laura Dern) and Bonnie Carlson (Zoe Kravitz)
Divorce – Frances (Sarah Jessica Parker)
Euphoria – Leslie Bennett (Nika King)
Game of Thrones – Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) and Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey)
Mrs. Fletcher – Eve Fletcher (Kathryn Hahn)
Six Feet Under – Ruth Fisher (Frances Conroy)
The Sopranos – Carmela Soprano (Edie Falco)
The Plot Against America – Bess Levin (Zoe Kazan)
Veep – Selina Myers (Julia Louis-Dreyfus)
Watchmen – Angela Abar (Regina King)

TBS
American Dad – Francine Smith – (Wendy Schaal)
Bob’s Burgers – Linda Belcher (John Roberts)
The Detour – Robin Parker (Natalie Zea)
Family Guy – Lois Griffin (Alex Borstein)
Family Matters – Harriette Winslow (Jo Marie Payton)
The Last O.G. – Shannon ‘Shay’ Birkeland (Tiffany Haddish)

TNT
Animal Kingdom – Janine ‘Smurf’ Cody (Ellen Barkin)

truTV
I’m Sorry – Andrea Warren (Andrea Savage)



TBS and truTV Cordially Invite You to a Special I’M SORRY Mother’s Day Brunch





TBS and truTV Cordially Invite You to a Special I’M SORRY Mother’s Day Brunch

This Sunday, May 10, TBS and truTV invite you to an I’m Sorry Mother’s Day Brunch! Both networks are joining forces to celebrate moms everywhere with a special Mother’s Day marathon.

TBS will air the first five episodes of season 1 from 10:00am – 12:30pm, then the marathon will continue on truTV with the last five episodes from 12:30pm – 3:00pm.

Created by and starring Andrea Savage (Veep, Episodes, Sleeping with Other People), I’m Sorry follows a confident comedy writer, wife and mom Andrea (played by Savage), who comically exposes her inner immaturity and neuroses through unexpected life situations. She is joined by her husband Mike (Tom Everett Scott), their inquisitive daughter Amelia (Olive Petrucci), and her divorced parents (Kathy Baker and Martin Mull), as well as a close circle of friends. In the series’ first two seasons, I’m Sorry has explored hilariously absurd yet undoubtedly relatable situations.

The linear schedule is below for both networks.

TBS 10:00AM – 12:30PM ET/PT

10:00 AM ET/PT – “Pilot”
Andrea discovers a titillating secret about another mom at her daughter’s school, and everyone wonders why she’s calling her doctor’s office on a Saturday.

10:30 AM ET/PT – “Racist Daughter”
Andrea sets up a play date for Amelia and is horrified to learn that her daughter might be racist. Later, Andrea contracts a painful medical condition.

11:00 AM ET/PT – “Ass Cubes”
Andrea’s friend Kyle is getting weirder with age, so she sets him up with Amelia’s preschool teacher. Plus, Andrea’s father starts hitting on her married mother.

11:30 AM ET/PT – “Goddess Party”
When Andrea’s recently divorced friend asks her to throw a Goddess Party, Andrea does her best to figure out exactly what that is. Plus, a mom at school hires an attractive nanny, and Andrea tries to convince her it’s a terrible idea.

12:00 PM ET/PT – “Acts of Service”
Andrea and Mike get self-help books and therapy to make sure their relationship is still on track, and Andrea tries to juggle being a mom and a comedy writer.

truTV 12:30PM – 3:00PM ET/PT

12:30 PM ET/PT – “Too Slow”
When Amelia begins to have questions about different types of families, Andrea looks to expose her to new role models. And suspecting that her brother is about to come out of the closet, Andrea tries to prepare her mother, Sharon, for the big news but is surprised by her reaction.

1:00 PM ET/PT – “Divorce Fantasy”
Andrea pushes her divorced friend Jennifer back into dating so she can live vicariously through her, but ends up regretting their night out. And planning a birthday party for her father proves harder than Andrea thought.

1:30 PM ET/PT – “Butt Bumpers”
Andrea and Mike meet a new family they hope to befriend, but things become awkward during a playdate. Plus, Andrea questions the feminist messages she’s been sending to her daughter and struggles to pull back.

2:00 PM ET/PT – “Weekend Alone”
With Mike away on business and Amelia at Andrea’s mother’s place, Andrea finds herself home alone for the first time in years and laments that she doesn’t get to hang out as much with her old group of friends.

2:30 PM ET/PT – “Off the Charts”
Worried about getting older, Andrea and Mike check in on their fertility. Plus, Andrea confronts her father about his increasingly odd behavior.



TBS Programming Alert Week of May 18





TBS Programming Alert Week of May 18

AMERICAN DAD!
Monday, May 18, at 10:00pm ET/PT
“Brave Noob World”
Stan and Steve enter an e-sports game tournament to save the world. The rest of the family get stuck in a banister.


CONAN
Monday, May 18, through Thursday, May 21 at 11:00pm ET/PT
CONAN will air new episodes shot remotely on an iPhone, without an audience and with guest interviews being filmed via video chat. O’Brien’s production staff will remain working from home.


The Last O.G.
Tuesday, May 19 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“In Da Club”
When Tray’s relationship advice to Paul fails, Tray and company decide to take him out to the club so he can let loose and find himself.


THE MISERY INDEX
Thursday, May 21 at 10:30pm ET/PT
“UK vs US Special”
After some heated UK vs US banter, Jameela and the Tenderloins find out once and for all which of these great nations is truly the most miserable. Plus, Jameela has a big surprise fail for the Tenderloins.



TBS airs Big Bang Theory’s culinary themed episodes





TBS Programming Alert
“Chew & View” with
THE BIG BANG THEORY
Culinary-Themed Nights
Every Wednesday in May

MICHAEL YARISH / WB

Cozy up and order-in with The Big Bang Theory “Chew & View” marathon on TBS. Each week will feature a special assembly of episodes curated and inspired by the series character’s take-out/order-in indulgences encouraging fans to do the same while tuning-in.

The culinary-themed nights will air every Wednesday in May from 8:00pm – 10:30pm, featuring five fan-favorite episodes across all seasons, paired by varying food themes: sandwiches (burgers and sandwiches), Mediterranean (pasta/pizza/Greek) and two weeks for Asian cuisine (Chinese and Thai foods).

The linear schedule with suggested culinary pairings for the four week period are below.

WEEK ONE (SANDWICH NIGHT) – WEDNESDAY, MAY 6

8:00 PM ET/PT – “The Hamburger Postulate”
Fearing he’s wasting his time on Penny, Leonard ends up making a connection with Leslie. Meanwhile, Sheldon frets over a change to his hamburger routine.

8:30 PM ET/PT – “The Nerdvana Annihilation”
When the delivery of a full-size prop of 1960’s The Time Machine makes Penny miss work, she scolds Leonard about his sci-fi collectibles. He decides it’s time to give up such childish pursuits.

9:00 PM ET/PT – “The Guitarist Amplification”
Leonard and Penny’s first big fight sees Sheldon playing mediator due to childhood trauma that’s left him with an inability to be around loud verbal conflicts.

9:30 PM ET/PT – “The Viewing Party Combustion”
During a group get-together, a minor argument between Sheldon and Leonard turns into a heated debate, leaving the rest of the gang to choose sides.

10:00 PM ET/PT – “The Tenant Disassociation”
When Leonard learns Sheldon is the president of the tenant’s association, he decides to run against him. Bernadette encourages Howard and Raj to find the owner of a drone after they find it in the backyard.

WEEK TWO (ASIAN CUISINE NIGHT ONE) – WEDNESDAY, MAY 13

8:00 PM ET/PT – “The Dumpling Paradox”
With Wolowitz AWOL with one of her friends, Penny’s recruited to fill in for him on the guys’ Halo team.

8:30 PM ET/PT – “The Tangerine Factor”
Penny’s break-up spurs Leonard to summon the courage to ask her out, and each goes to Sheldon for advice on their upcoming date.

9:00 PM ET/PT – “The Dead Hooker Juxtaposition”
Penny feels threatened when another sexy woman moves into the apartment building and angered when she senses the guys are being taken advantage of.

9:30 PM ET/PT – “The Table Polarization”
Leonard’s purchase of a dining-room table for the apartment doesn’t sit well with Sheldon, so much so that it forces him to reevaluate his life. Meanwhile, Bernadette isn’t quite over the moon about Howard taking another trip to space.

10:00 PM ET/PT – “The Matrimonial Metric”
To discover who would be most qualified to be best man and maid of honor at their wedding, Sheldon and Amy subject their friends to a series of secret experiments. Also, Penny reveals her true feelings about Amy.

WEEK THREE (MEDITERRANEAN NIGHT) – WEDNESDAY, MAY 20

8:00 PM ET/PT – “The Spaghetti Catalyst”
Subsequent to Leonard and Penny’s break-up, Sheldon tries to hide from Leonard and the gang that he had a friendly spaghetti dinner at Penny’s.

8:30 PM ET/PT – “The Cruciferous Vegetable Amplification”
Sheldon calculates that he’ll be dead before technology exists to download his consciousness into a robot, so he goes on a binge of healthy living and ultra-safety.

9:00 PM ET/PT – “The Agreement Dissection”
Priya uses her legal expertise to rip apart Sheldon’s roommate agreement, and the women take the flustered Sheldon out dancing.

9:30 PM ET/PT – “The Hawking Excitation”
Sheldon has a chance to meet his hero, STEPHEN HAWKING.

10:00 PM ET/PT – “The Solo Oscillation”
When Sheldon kicks Amy out to work solo, she and Leonard bond during a series of science experiments. Bert replaces Howard in the band Footprints on the Moon, and Sheldon finds Penny a surprising source of scientific inspiration.

WEEK FOUR (ASIAN CUISINE NIGHT TWO) – WEDNESDAY, MAY 27

8:00 PM ET/PT – “The Big Bran Hypothesis”
Leonard volunteers to sign for a package in an attempt to make a good impression on Penny, but when he enlists Sheldon for help, his attempt at chivalry goes terribly awry.

8:30 PM ET/PT – “The Griffin Equivalency”
Full of confidence following being named one of People’s 30 to Watch Under 30, Raj hits on Penny and becomes impossibly arrogant.

9:00 PM ET/PT – “The Financial Permeability”
When Sheldon loans money to Penny so she can pay her rent, it leads to Leonard coming face-to-face with her ex, Kurt.

9:30 PM ET/PT – “The Cushion Saturation”
Paintball leads to a squabble between Sheldon and Penny as well as romance between Howard and Leslie.

10:00 PM ET/PT – “The Mommy Observation”
While Sheldon and Howard continue their bonding, Sheldon’s visit to see his mommy forces him to start addressing a new reality. The gang are subjected to a murder mystery party that leads them to speculate where they might be in 20 years.