TV Land "John Ritter Tribute"
Sunday, September 14
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 a.m. E/P

9:00 AM Bob Newhart 052 - Sorry, Wrong Mother: Howard Borden is about to introduce his son to Ellen and tries to remold her into an image the boy will like.
9:30 AM Three's A Crowd 001 - Pilot: Description is not available
10:00 AM Three's Company 056 - Stanley, the Ladies' Man: Stanley Roper invites his former tenants, Jack, Janet and Chrissy to a surprise disco party he is planning for his wife, Helen, and asks the two girls to give him secret lessons to prepare for the event.
10:30 AM Three's Company 073 - Handcuffed: When an absent-minded policeman leaves his handcuffs at the trio's apartment, Chrissy and Jack playfully slap the cuffs on each other and then discover there's no key.
11:00 AM Starsky and Hutch 015 - Hostage, The: Starsky (Paul Michael Glaser) and Hutch(David Soul) try to save the lives of a young armored car driver and his captive wife, both of whom will be killedafter a fortune in cash has been delivered
12:00 PM Hawaii Five-O 7616 - Dealer's Choice: - Blackmail Description is not available
1:00 PM Mary Tyler Moore Show, The 129 - Ted's Wedding: A quiet luncheon Mary hosts for Ted and Georgette turns into a spontaneous wedding.
1:30 PM Rhoda 042 - Attack On Mr. Right: Rhoda drills Brenda on the finer points of life, such as how to land a man, when Brenda's Mr. Right seems to be taking her for granted.
2:00 PM The Waltons 007 - Sinner, The: A young minister visiting the Waltons gives unrelenting sermons against the wicked sinner until he accidently gets drunk while drinking what he thinks is the Baldwin sister's home remedy.
3:00 PM Wings 147 - Love Overboard: Casey's husband returns to Nantucket and tells her that he left her for two years because he was broke. This story doesn't turn out to be true because Antonio sees a yacht in the harbor named "Princess Casey." Casey and Brian go to the harbor and find out that her husband is living a luxurious life.
3:30 PM Hooperman 003 - Don We Now Our Gay Apparel: Description is not available
4:00 PM The Cosby Show 166 - TOTAL CONTROL: Basketball coach Ray Evans (guest star John Ritter) and his wife Alicia have devised the perfect game plan for the birth of their first child. Baby book in hand, the over-anxious couple prepares for any contingency. Their practice sessions run like clockwork. But when the first contractions begin, Ray falls apart! Worse, three hours into labor, a stressed-out Alicia turns on him - blaming Ray for "her condition." Crushed, Ray bails out. It takes a whole lot of coaching from Cliff to get him off the bench and back into the game!
4:30 PM Three's Company 056 - Stanley, the Ladies' Man: Stanley Roper invites his former tenants, Jack, Janet and Chrissy to a surprise disco party he is planning for his wife, Helen, and asks the two girls to give him secret lessons to prepare for the event.
5:00 PM TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV - 2003 Special
7:00 PM Love Boat, The 002 - Oh, Dale!/The Man Event/A Tasteful Affair: In "Oh, Dale" John Ritter plays a rejected suitor hot on the trail of the girl he loves, who happens to be a heartless fortune-seeker named Joann (Jennifer Shaw). When Joann boards ship to be with wealthy Peter Pringle (Mark Thomas), Dale (John Ritter) is forced to masquerade as a woman because the only cabin available on ship must be shared with Susan (Tovah Feldshuh) -Matters are complicated when Dale, in drag, catches the Captainos eye. In "The Main Event," Maurice and Stella Marshall (Sherman Hemsley and LaWanda Page) attempt to salvage their stony 23 year marriage by taking a second honeymoon. Enroute to dinner with the Captain, they get stuck in the ship's elevator and rediscover each other. "A Tasteful Affair" stars Jaclyn Smith as Jeanette Brad-ford, a neglected young wife on a solitary cruise, tailed by a handsome private eye, Dennis Kingsley (Dennis Cole). But detective Dennis has trouble arranging professional and emotional priorities when he falls for the lady whose husband has hired him to catch Jeanette in a compromising situation.
8:00 PM Mary Tyler Moore Show, The 129 - Ted's Wedding: A quiet luncheon Mary hosts for Ted and Georgette turns into a spontaneous wedding.
8:30 PM Rhoda 042 - Attack On Mr. Right: Rhoda drills Brenda on the finer points of life, such as how to land a man, when Brenda's Mr. Right seems to be
taking her for granted.
9:00 PM Three's Company 008 - Jack Looks for a Job: Jack, realizing he can't meet his obligations to pay his share of the rent, gets a pert-time modeling job only to find out that he's expected to pose nude.
9:30 PM Hooperman 003 - Don We Now Our Gay Apparel: Description is not available
10:00 PM The Cosby Show 166 - TOTAL CONTROL: Basketball coach Ray Evans (guest star John Ritter) and his wife Alicia have devised the perfect game plan for the birth of their first child. Baby book in hand, the over-anxious couple prepares for any contingency. Their practice sessions run like clockwork. But when the first contractions begin, Ray falls apart! Worse, three hours into labor, a stressed-out Alicia turns on him - blaming Ray for "her condition." Crushed, Ray bails out. It takes a whole lot of coaching from Cliff to get him off the bench and back into the game!
10:30 PM Wings 147 - Love Overboard: Casey's husband returns to Nantucket and tells her that he left her for two years because he was broke. This story doesn't turn out to be true because Antonio sees a yacht in the harbor named "Princess Casey." Casey and Brian go to the harbor and find out that her husband is living a luxurious life.
11:00 PM Mannix 192 - Hardball: Description is not available
12:00 AM Starsky and Hutch 015 - Hostage, The: Starsky (Paul Michael Glaser) and Hutch(David Soul) try to save the lives of a young armored car driver and his captive wife, both of whom will be killedafter a fortune in cash has been delivered
1:00 AM Three's Company - The Loan Shark
1:30 AM Three's A Crowd 001 - Pilot: Description is not available
2:00 AM The Waltons 007 - Sinner, The: A young minister visiting the Waltons gives unrelenting sermons against the wicked sinner until he accidently gets drunk while drinking what he thinks is the Baldwin sister's home remedy.
3:00 AM Bob Newhart 052 - Sorry, Wrong Mother: Howard Borden is about to introduce his son to Ellen and tries to remold her into an image the boy will like.

 

"Nick @ Nite John Ritter in Three's Company Tribute"

Monday, September 15

9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

 

9:00PM 001 - A Man About The House - In order to convince their landlord, Mr. Roper, that there is nothing going on between them and their new male roommate, Chrissy and Janet tell him that Jack is gay.

9:30PM 003 - Roper's Niece Roper feels convinced that his niece will be safe going out with Jack, and Jack would rather be with Janet and Chrissy celebrating Janet's birthday, until he sees the niece.

10:00PM 025 - -Jack in the Flower Shop All work no play makes Jack an angry boy when Janet hires him to work for her and acts like a tough boss.

10:30PM 035 - The Fast Jack gets caught in an exasperating willpower contest with Chrissy to determine whether he can give up women for longer than she can give up food. 

11:00PM 055 - Jack on the Lam Jack Tripper, a chef for all seasons, turns out to be quite a dish himself when he disguises himself as roommate Chrissy to skirt FBI agents on his trail. 

11:30PM 060 - Jack the Ripper It's no more "Mr. Nice Guy" after Jack learns how to get his way with Chrissy and Janet.

12:00AM 071 - Mighty Mouth Chrissy and Janet's effort to get Jack into prime physical condition succeed beyond their wildest expectations when their voluptuous.

12:30AM 081 - Upstairs, Downstairs, Downstairs Jack finds himself in a state of panic when he juggles three gourmet dinners in three different apartments.

1:00AM 082 -...And Justice for Jack - Jack's first day behind the grill at a diner heats up hilariously when his attractive boss tries to spice up her life.

1:30AM 086 - Room at the Bottom Jack has to do a lot of double-talking when, on his first night as busboy at a posh French restaurant. The gang comes to dinner expecting him, to be the head chef.

2:00AM 096 - Teacher's Pet While teaching at his old cooking school, Jack finds himself in a stew when Dean Traver's voluptuous niece, Betty Jane, cooks up a seductive plan to win an "A".

2:30AM 102 - Honest Jack Tripper When Jack's never-ending schemes to endear himself to a beautiful women totally backfire, he decides to forego his little white lies for honesty.

3:00AM 121 - Jack's 10 Jack adopts a new image and changes his career plans to please an affluent woman who'd like to marry him.

3:30AM 135 - Jack Gets His Jack is conned into renting a small restaurant - only to discover that it's a run-down disaster.

4:00AM 155 - The Money Machine Jack receives \\$1,000 by mistake from an automated cash machine. He hides it in the couch for the weekend but when the Bank Security arrives to collect the money, it is nowhere to be found.

4:30AM 159 - Grandma Jack - Jack believes he has won a baking contest that is open only to women. Disguised as "Grandma Tripper," he goes to collect the check and learns that he is a finalist and must bake his cookies for the company's executives to win the prize.

5:00AM 169 - Jack Takes Off Jack offers to model for a beautiful art teacher and finds himself nude in front of her classroom when Furley walks in. Jack begs Furley not to tell, but the secret is out when a nude portrait of Jack appears at the Regal Beagle.

5:30AM 172 - Cupid Works Overtime Jack meets an attractive stewardess, Vicky Bradford; but between her father and her dates, she doesn't seem to have time for Jack. Janet announces her engagement to Philip, while Jack is jealous and lovesick.

 

 

 

"Game Show Network John Ritter in Game Shows Tribute"

Tuesday, September 16

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 

9:00 AM  FAMILY FEUD
                    First nighttime special originally seen in 1978, the show
                    features the casts of "Three's Company," "Love Boat,"
                    "Eight is Enough" and "Soap."

10 - 11:30 AM  HOLLYWOOD SQUARES
                    Episodes are from 2001 and also feature celebrities
                    Monique, Brad Garrett, Dyan Cannon, Jeffrey Tambor,
                    Stephen Collins, Terry Farrell, Vivica A. Fox and
                    Whoopi Goldberg

11:30 AM   THE DATING GAME
                    Features Ritter as a college student on an original 1967
                    ABC daytime episode

 

 

 

Special 1 Hour Tributes will be broadcast as well.  Entertainment Tonight Weekend, will air one the weekend of September 14.  Check local listings for time, day and channel in your area.

ABC will do a special primetime tribute on Tuesday, September 16 8-9PM E/P.

 

Many entertainment shows on Friday, September 12 had tributes, including Good Day Live, Good Morning America, The View, EXTRA, Access Hollywood, Entertainment Tonight, Larry King Live (will also have a special on Monday, September 15), 20/20, A&E re-aired the John Ritter Bio, E! re-aired the True Hollywood Story on Three's Company. FOX News Channel, MSNBC, CNN, local newscasts all had segments as well.

 

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