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TV TALK SHOWS

Sun, October 20: Guests include Alec Baldwin, Kate Beckinsale and musical guest Young Thug Ft. Gunna.

Mon, October 21: Guests include Scarlett Johansson, Mayor Pete Buttigieg and musical guest Jim James, Teddy Abrams & Members of the Louisville Orchestra.

Tue, October 22: Guests include Jessica Biel, Billy Crudup and Jay Jurden.

Wed, October 23: TBA

Thu, October 24: TBA

Mon, October 21: Julie Andrews; Jonathan Groff; musical performance by YUNGBLUD featuring Dan Reynolds

Tue, October 22: John Lithgow; Camila Mendes; Ree Drummond

Wed, October 23: Ronan Farrow; Andrea Savage

Thu, October 24: Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi; Rob Corddry, from the new CBS comedy “The Unicorn”; musical performance by Toby Keith

Fri, October 25: Steve Carell

Mon, October 21: 1. Bruce Springsteen (“Western Stars”) 2. Alicia Keys

Tue, October 22: 1. Benedict Cumberbatch (“The Current War: Director’s Cut”) 2. Kelly Ripa 3. Musical Guest David Byrne with Brooklyn Youth Chorus

Wed, October 23: 1. Senator Bernie Sanders (2020 Democratic presidential campaign) 2. Bill Murray 3. Ellie Kemper (“My Squirrel Days”) 4. Musical Guest The National

Thu, October 24: 1. Eddie Murphy (“Dolemite is My Name”)

Fri, October 25: 1. John Krasinski (“Jack Ryan”) 2. Musical Guest The Sugarhill Gang

Mon, October 21: Guest Rosario Dawson stars in "Zombieland: Double Tap," which hit theaters on October 18. Guest Dulcé Sloan is a comedian, writer, and actress best known as a correspondant on "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah."

Tue, October 22: Guest Paul Rudd stars in "Living With Yourself" premiering on Netflix on October 18.

Wed, October 23: Guest Tim Robbins stars in "Castle Rock," which returns to Hulu on October 23.

Thu, October 24: TBA

Mon, October 21: Guests Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU), Lizzy Caplan (Castle Rock), and musical guest Sam Fender (“The Borders,” Album: Hypersonic Missiles). Terrence Higgins sits-in with the 8G Band.

Tue, October 22: Guests James Spader (The Blacklist), Tim Meadows (Schooled) and Alison Roman (Nothing Fancy). Terrence Higgins sits-in with the 8G Band.

Wed, October 23: Guests Jessica Biel (Limetown), Jesse Plemons (El Camino, The Irishman) and Brooks Wheelan (TBD). Terrence Higgins sits-in with the 8G Band.

Thu, October 24: Guests Willem Dafoe (The Lighthouse, Motherless Brooklyn), Kathryn Hahn (Mrs. Fletcher) and musical guest A$AP Ferg (“Jet Lag,” Album: Floor Seats). Terrence Higgins sits-in with the 8G Band.

Fri, October 25: Guests Billy Bob Thornton (Goliath), Beth Ditto (On Becoming a God in Central Florida) and musical guest Lauv ft. Anne-Marie (“I’m Lonely”). Roy Mayorga sits-in with the 8G Band.

Mon, October 21: Actor Paul Rudd; actor/comedian Hasan Minhaj; musical performance by Anthony Ramos

Tue, October 22: Actor Joel Edgerton; singer Harry Connick Jr.; musical performance by Noah Cyrus

Wed, October 23: Actress/author Demi Moore; actress Maggie Gyllenhaal; stand-up comedy performance by Jay Larson

Thu, October 24: Actor/director Edward Norton; actor/singer Leslie Odom Jr.; musical performance by Leslie Odom Jr.

Fri, October 25: Actress Kirsten Dunst; actor Billy Porter; stand-up comedy performance by Andrew Orolfo

Mon, October 21: Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon (“The Current War”); “View Your Deal” with hottest items at affordable prices

Tue, October 22: The Political View with Newt Gingrich (author, “Trump vs. China: Facing America’s Greatest Threat”); Edward Norton (“Motherless Brooklyn”)

Wed, October 23: “The View” celebrates Meghan McCain’s birthday; Cameron Douglas (author, “Long Way Home”); a performance from Shooter Jennings

Thu, October 24: Michael Douglas (“The Kominsky Method”)

Fri, October 25: Day of Hot Topics

Mon, October 21: Academy Award-winning actress Helen Mirren discusses her new television miniseries “Catherine the Great”

Tue, October 22: Actor Taye Diggs; actress Elisha Cuthbert

Wed, October 23: Oscar and GRAMMY Award-winning global superstar Sir Elton John sits down for an interview with host Sharon Osbourne to discuss his autobiography “Me”

Thu, October 24: To be announced

Fri, October 25: Actress, author and activist Alyssa Milano discusses her new book “Hope: Project Middle School,” television series and podcast “Sorry Not Sorry”

Mon, October 21: Kelly and Ryan catch up with “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” host JIMMY KIMMEL, and “Black and Blue” star NAOMIE HARRIS stops by.

Tue, October 22: KATE BECKINSALE discusses the film “Farming,” and ANNA CAMP chats about the series “Perfect Harmony.”

Wed, October 23: AARON PAUL talks about the film “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie,” and “Riverdale” star CAMILA MENDES visits.

Thu, October 24: “The Lighthouse” star WILLEM DAFOE joins Kelly and Ryan, and CYNTHIA ERIVO speaks about the film “Harriet.” Plus, acclaimed violinist and singer-songwriter LINDSEY STIRLING performs for the “Live” audience.

Fri, October 25: Kelly and Ryan sit down with “Dolemite Is My Name” star EDDIE MURPHY, and The Points Guy BRIAN KELLY shares tips for holiday travel.

Sun, October 20: DR. JACKIE WALTERS and IYANLA VANZANT

Mon, October 21: WENDI MCLENDON-COVEY and RACHAEL RAY

Tue, October 22: GARY JANETTI and BRAUNWYN WINDHAM-BURKE

Wed, October 23: JENNA DEWAN and D’ANDRA SIMMONS

Thu, October 24: JULIE ANDREWS and WHOOPI GOLDBERG

Unusual Find

A&E’s 60 Days In (Thursdays 10/9c) goes inside Atlanta’s Fulton County Jail, one of the most dangerous facilities in the country, where everyday people go undercover posing as inmates. This season, one of the participants goes “full inmate,” blowing their cover and turning the entire program on its head. Faced with rampant drug problems, a powerful gang population and the constant threat of violence, this is one wild look inside prison walls.