Saturday, April 21, 2018

Today in TV History 4/21/18

Today is Saturday, April 21, 2018


Today in
Television History

1965 - The Beach Boys appeared on ABC-TV's "Shindig!" and performed "Do You Wanna Dance?"

1977 - Natalie Cole and John Denver were guests on Frank Sinatra's ABC-TV special "Sinatra & Friends".

1982 - The final episode of "WKRP in Cincinnati" aired on CBS.

1993 - The first episode of "Walker, Texas Ranger" aired on CBS.

1995 - MTV Asia re-launched its Mandarin-language channel.

1999 - Brooks & Dunn debuted their video "South of Santa Fe" while country.com simultaneously streamed the video. It was the first time that a country video debuted simultaneously on TV and the Internet.

1999 - The 200th episode of "L.A. Law" aired.

Today in
American Bandstand History

1959 - Jesse Belvin performed "Guess Who?" on "American Bandstand."

1961 - Shep & the Limelites performed "Daddy's Home" on "American Bandstand."

1973 - Tony Orlando & Dawn performed "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree" on "American Bandstand."

1979 - Fabulous Poodles performed "Mirror Star" on "American Bandstand."

1984 - Shannon performed "Let the Music Play" and "Give Me Tonight" on "American Bandstand."

1984 - Golden Earring performed "Clear Light Moonlight" on "American Bandstand."


Friday, April 20, 2018

Jimmy Kimmel Live Listings on ABC

Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, Zoe Saldana, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hiddleston, Chris Hemsworth, Chadwick Boseman, Don Cheadle, Benedict Cumberbatch and More Scheduled Guests for a Special ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Week, on ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimm

ROBERT DOWNEY JR., TOM HOLLAND, ZOE SALDANA, MARK RUFFALO, SCARLETT JOHANSSON, TOM HIDDLESTON, CHRIS HEMSWORTH, CHADWICK BOSEMAN, DON CHEADLE, BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH AND MORE SCHEDULED GUESTS FOR A SPECIAL ‘AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR’ WEEK, ON ABC’S ‘JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!,’
APRIL 23 27

“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” airs every weeknight at 11:35 p.m. EDT and features a diverse lineup of guests that includes celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human-interest subjects, along with comedy bits and a house band. 

Following are the episodes scheduled to air the week of April 2327 (subject to change):

Monday, April 23
1. Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, Zoe Saldana, Paul Bettany and Pom Klementieff (“Avengers: Infinity War”) 2. Musical Guest A Perfect Circle 

Tuesday, April 24
1. Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hiddleston, Danai Gurira and Dave Bautista (“Avengers: Infinity War”) 2. Musical Guest Bleachers

Wednesday, April 25
1. Chris Hemsworth, Chadwick Boseman, Karen Gillan, Sebastian Stan and Josh Brolin (“Avengers: Infinity War”) 2. Musical Guest Middle Kids

Thursday, April 26
1. Don Cheadle, Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen and Winston Duke (“Avengers: Infinity War”) 2. Musical Guest Morgan Wallen ft. Florida Georgia Line
 
Friday, April 27
TBD

“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format. Jimmy Kimmel and Jill Leiderman serve as executive producers. Jason Schrift, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, David Craig and Jennifer Sharron serve as co-executive producers. “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is shot live in front of a studio audience and produced by Jackhole Industries in association with ABC Studios. (CLOSED-CAPTIONED)

Enjoy “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on the web at www.abc.go.com and at youtube/JimmyKimmelLive

Facebook: @JimmyKimmelLive
Twitter: @JimmyKimmelLive
Instagram: @jimmykimmellive
Hashtag: #Kimmel
ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ to Host Special ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Week, April 23 - April 27

ABC’S ‘JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!’ TO HOST SPECIAL 
‘AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR’ WEEK, APRIL 23 – APRIL 27
In advance of the release of Marvel’s upcoming “Avengers: Infinity War,” ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” will host a week of shows dedicated to the highly anticipated movie. The guest lineup includes the film’s stars: Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Paul Bettany, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hiddleston, Dave Bautista, Mark Ruffalo, Danai Gurira, Chris Hemsworth, Josh Brolin, Sebastian Stan, Chadwick Boseman, Karen Gillan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Elizabeth Olsen and Winston Duke.
Music for the week will include performances from A Perfect Circle, Bleachers, Middle Kids and Morgan Wallen featuring Florida Georgia Line.
About “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”
“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” airs every weeknight at 11:35 p.m. EST and features a diverse lineup of guests that includes celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human-interest subjects, along with comedy bits and a house band. 
“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format. Jimmy Kimmel and Jill Leiderman serve as executive producers. Jason Schrift, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, David Craig and Jennifer Sharron serve as co-executive producers. “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is shot live in front of a studio audience and produced by Jackhole Industries in association with ABC Studios. (CLOSED-CAPTIONED)
Facebook: @JimmyKimmelLive
Twitter: @JimmyKimmelLive
Instagram: @jimmykimmellive
Hashtag: #Kimmel
Rob Lowe, LL Cool J, Gwen Stefani, The Cast of ABC’s Scandal and More Scheduled Guests, on ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!,’ April 16 – 20

ROB LOWE, LL COOL J, GWEN STEFANI, THE CAST OF ABC’S SCANDAL AND MORE SCHEDULED GUESTS, ON ABC’S ‘JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!,’
APRIL 16 20

“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” airs every weeknight at 11:35 p.m. EDT and features a diverse lineup of guests that includes celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human-interest subjects, along with comedy bits and a house band. 

Following are the episodes scheduled to air the week of April 1620 (subject to change):

Monday, April 16
1. Rob Lowe (“Super Troopers 2”) 2. Michelle Wolf (host of this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner) 3. Musical Guest Jorja Smith

Tuesday, April 17
1. LL Cool J (“NCIS: Los Angeles”) 2. Zlatan Ibrahimović (LA Galaxy) 3. Musical Guest Portugal. The Man

Wednesday, April 18
1. Gwen Stefani (Las Vegas residency) 2. Josh Holloway (“Colony”) 3. Musical Guest Dierks Bentley

Thursday, April 19
1. The cast of ABC’s “Scandal” 2. Musical Guest Chaka Khan

Friday, April 20
TBD

“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format. Jimmy Kimmel and Jill Leiderman serve as executive producers. Jason Schrift, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, David Craig and Jennifer Sharron serve as co-executive producers. “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is shot live in front of a studio audience and produced by Jackhole Industries in association with ABC Studios. (CLOSED-CAPTIONED)

Enjoy “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on the web at www.abc.go.com and at youtube/JimmyKimmelLive

Facebook: @JimmyKimmelLive
Twitter: @JimmyKimmelLive
Instagram: @jimmykimmellive
Hashtag: #Kimmel
Zooey Deschanel, Snoop Dogg, Eva Longoria, Anna Faris, Shia LaBeouf and More Scheduled Guests, on ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!,’ April 9 – 13

ZOOEY DESCHANEL, SNOOP DOGG, EVA LONGORIA, ANNA FARIS, SHIA LABEOUF AND MORE SCHEDULED GUESTS, ON ABC’S ‘JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!,’
APRIL 9 – 13

“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” airs every weeknight at 11:35 p.m. EDT and features a diverse lineup of guests that includes celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human-interest subjects, along with comedy bits and a house band.
               
Following are the episodes scheduled to air the week of April 913 (subject to change):

Monday, April 9
1. Zooey Deschanel (“New Girl”) 2. Snoop Dogg (“Snoop Dogg Presents The Joker’s Wild”) 3. Musical Guest Snoop Dogg

Tuesday, April 10
1. Eva Longoria (“Overboard”) 2. Sebastian Maniscalco (Radio City Music Hall Special) 3. Musical Guest Daniel Caesar ft. H.E.R

Wednesday, April 11
1. Anna Faris (“Overboard”) 2. Chris Hardwick (“Talking Dead”) 3. Musical Guest The Regrettes

Thursday, April 12
1. Shia LaBeouf (“Borg Vs. McEnroe”) 2. Sandra Oh (“Killing Eve”) 3. Musical Guest First Aid Kit

Friday, April 13
TBD

“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format. Jimmy Kimmel and Jill Leiderman serve as executive producers. Jason Schrift, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, David Craig and Jennifer Sharron serve as co-executive producers. “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is shot live in front of a studio audience and produced by Jackhole Industries in association with ABC Studios. (CLOSED-CAPTIONED)

Enjoy “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on the web at www.abc.go.com and at youtube/JimmyKimmelLive

Facebook: @JimmyKimmelLive
Twitter: @JimmyKimmelLive
Instagram: @jimmykimmellive
Hashtag: #Kimmel
Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Jenna Fischer, Dwayne Johnson, John Cena, Seth Rogen and More Scheduled Guests, on ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!,’ April 2 – 6
March 28, 2018
JEFFREY DEAN MORGAN, JENNA FISCHER, DWAYNE JOHNSON, JOHN CENA,
SETH ROGEN AND MORE SCHEDULED GUESTS, ON ABC’S ‘JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!,’
APRIL 2 – 6
“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” airs every weeknight at 11:35 p.m. EDT and features a diverse lineup of guests that includes celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human-interest subjects, along with comedy bits and a house band. 
Following are the episodes scheduled to air the week of April 26 (subject to change):
Monday, April 2
1. Jeffrey Dean Morgan (“Rampage”) 2. Jenna Fischer (“Splitting Up Together”) 3. Musical Guest Ashley McBryde
Tuesday, April 3
1. Dwayne Johnson (“Rampage”) 2. Ike Barinholtz (“Blockers”) 3. Musical Guest Hayley Kiyoko
Wednesday, April 4
1. John Cena (“Blockers”) 2. Joe Kennedy III 3. Musical Guest Rozzi
Thursday, April 5
1. Seth Rogen (“Hilarity for Charity”) 2. Jaina Lee Ortiz (“Station 19”) 3. Musical Guest I’m With Her
Friday, April 6
TBD
“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format. Jimmy Kimmel and Jill Leiderman serve as executive producers. Jason Schrift, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, David Craig and Jennifer Sharron serve as co-executive producers. “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is shot live in front of a studio audience and produced by Jackhole Industries in association with ABC Studios. (CLOSED-CAPTIONED)
Enjoy “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on the web at www.abc.go.com and at youtube/JimmyKimmelLive
Facebook: @JimmyKimmelLive
Twitter: @JimmyKimmelLive
Instagram: @jimmykimmellive
Hashtag: #Kimmel