Nick at Nite Celebrates Mother's Day With 'Momedy Saturday' and Finale of Funniest Mom in America 3
Winner of Funniest Mom in America 3 to Win $50,000 and Chance to Host a
Special Night of Programming on Nick at Nite
NEW YORK, May 7 -- Nick at Nite kicks off its Mother's Day
celebration one day early this year on Saturday, May 12 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
with "Nick at Nite's Momedy Saturday" -- a four-hour maternal marathon of
some of the network's greatest Mom-isodes from shows like Full House,
Roseanne, The Fresh Prince of Bel Air and The Cosby Show. The celebration
doesn't stop there because on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 13 at 9 p.m. ET/PT,
the network will air the much-anticipated one-hour finale of its six-part
series, Funniest Mom in America 3, as the winner of the competition is
selected to win $50,000 and the chance to host a special night of
programming on Nick at Nite. The finale features the three remaining
contestants in the series -- Vicki Barbolak of Vista, CA, Pat Candaras of
Brooklyn, NY and Cathy Ladman of Santa Monica, CA -- as they compete for
the title by performing their stand-up before an audience, the judges Kim
Coles and Hal Sparks, and host Roseanne Barr. Following the premiere of the
finale, the network will air more hilarious mom-isodes from its line-up of
"Nick at Nite's Momedy Saturday" and Mother's Day schedule is as
follows (all times ET/PT):
Saturday, May 12, 10 p.m. - 2 a.m.
10 pm - America's Funniest Home Videos
This is a Mother's Day-themed episode.
10:30 pm - Full House - "Matchmaker Michelle"
Michelle feels she needs a mother figure in the house, so she invites
her teacher over for lunch in the hopes that she will fall in love with
Danny and become her new mom.
11 pm - Roseanne - "Scenes from a Barbeque"
Shelley Winters guest-stars as Roseanne's grandmother, Mary, whose
wisecracking personality charms everyone, so much so that Roseanne begs her
to stay with the Conners - permanently.
11:30 pm - Roseanne - "Don't Make Me Over"
A glamorous Roseanne emerges from her Mother's Day makeover at the
Beauty Box only to discover Becky and Darlene have an ulterior motive
behind their very thoughtful gift - to attend a weekend rock concert.
12 am - The Fresh Prince of Bel Air - "Mothers' Day"
When Jazz and his wife try unsuccessfully to conceive a child, they ask
Will to "father" the baby. Phil urges the kids to give Vivian thoughtful
Mother's Day gifts.
12:30 am - The Fresh Prince of Bel Air - "Vying for Attention"
Will becomes childishly jealous when his mother arrives for a visit --
with a man who could easily become Will's new stepfather.
1 am - The Cosby Show - "One More Time"
When Clair babysits for a newborn baby, she yearns to have another
child of her own. Cliff, however, doesn't think it's such a good idea. In
an effort to change Clair's mind, he introduces her to Mrs. Burke, a
patient of his who is expecting child number 13. But Cliff's plan backfires
when Clair is struck by how good Mrs. Burke looks.
1:30 am - The Cosby Show - "Knight to Night"
When Cliff realizes that Clair is overstressed at home and in the
office, he treats her to a night in a deluxe, first-class, spare-no-expense
room at the Biltmore Hotel. Back at home, Denise is left to watch over the
Sunday, May 13, 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.
9 pm - Funniest Mom in America 3 Finale
The three finalists face their biggest challenge yet: to bring home the
crown and $50,000 check! To help insure that each mom is ready for her big
chance at stardom, we're sending each home with a comedy coach to help her
develop the routine that will bring down the house! Will the hard work
payoff? We'll find out at the historic Alex Theatre in Los Angeles, where
the fate of the Funniest Mom in America will rest in the hands of the
10 pm Roseanne - "Sweet Dreams"
Experience the secret desires of a domestic goddess in Roseanne's
ultimate dream fantasy. An exhausted Roseanne has only one wish - to take a
long hot bath. But the kids are calling for her, and Dan won't leave the
bathroom until he fixes the sink. While waiting, Roseanne falls asleep and
dreams she is in paradise being pampered by attractive men, and loved
beyond her wildest dreams. But even in her fantasy, Dan and the kids keep
messing things up, so she takes matters into her own hands and kills them
off in her own unique way. After returning to her man servants for her long
awaited bath, she finds herself under arrest for murder and forced to
undergo one of TV's strangest trials.
10:30 pm Roseanne - "Mommy Nearest"
Roseanne and Jackie's mother comes to town with shocking news. She's
moving to Lanford! To ease the blow, she's giving her children thousands of
dollars. Also, Jackie begins dating a much younger man.
11 pm The Fresh Prince of Bel Air - "Mommy Nearest"
Will tries to tell his mother that he doesn't want to return to
Philadelphia with her after his high school graduation.
11:30 pm The Fresh Prince of Bel Air - The Young and the Restless
Will sneaks out with Philip's mother to a rap concert. Despite his
anger, Philip realizes he must worry less about his mother's health and
allow her to live life as she wants.
12 am - Funniest Mom Finale Encore
Funniest Mom in America 3 is executive produced by Allison Grodner (Big
Brother, Blowout) and presented by KFC.
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