This week on Anderson

This week (April 30- May 4) on ANDERSON, Emmy® Award-winning actress Kristen Johnston (THE EXES) (April 30) co-hosts an episode on women who undergo plastic surgery to look like celebrities; while Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning Actress Dame Judi Dench (J. Edgar)(May 1) reveals a medical condition affecting her life.

Then, PARKS AND RECREATION’s Aziz Ansari (May 2) shares what it’s like to work with co-star Amy Poehler; Emmy® Award-nominated actress Vanessa Williams (CTV’s DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES) (May 3) and her mother discuss their new memoir.


Monday, April 30 

Kristen Johnston Co-Hosts and PRIVATE PRACTICE’s Kate Walsh

ANDERSON’s first ever co-host is Emmy® Award-winning actress Kristen Johnston (THE EXES), who explores the topic of women who undergo plastic surgery to look like celebrities. Then, Kate Walsh (PRIVATE PRACTICE) joins ANDERSON to reveal secrets about working at her hit show and why she has a new ‘Billionaire Boyfriend,’ then Kristen and Kate face off in a game of “Buzz That Billionaire.” Plus, Kristen, a former addict herself, teaches ANDERSON about a new high school dedicated to helping teens who struggle with substance abuse. See how two teens are overcoming their addictions and learn what all parents should do if they suspect their children are abusing drugs.


Tuesday, May 1

Daytime Exclusive: Judi Dench, Plus Anderson Investigates: Why Are We Rude?

ANDERSON is joined by Golden Globe® and Academy Award®-winning actress Dame Judi Dench (J. Edgar) who addresses rumors of going blind, reveals the medical condition that is affecting her life and discusses the highlights of her career. Then, a hidden camera investigation reveals how everyday people respond to rude situations. Learn the best ways to deal with rudeness and find out how to be assertive without being rude.


Wednesday, May 2


Aziz Ansari (PARKS AND RECREATION) surprises ANDERSON by sending his own look-a-like out on stage to fool him. Then, Aziz shares what it’s like to work with his co-star, Amy Poehler, and what happened when he ran into rapper 50 Cent at a restaurant. Plus, ANDERSON discusses the headline making stories that are capturing the nation’s attention.


Thursday, May 3


ANDERSON is joined by the husband of Soccer Mom Madam, Anna Gristina, to speak out for the first time in a Daytime Exclusive about the future of his family after his wife was charged with running a brothel in New York City. Then, Emmy® Award-nominated actress Vanessa Williams (DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on CTV) and her mother, Helen, discuss their new candid memoir You Have No Idea. Vanessa opens up about her childhood abuse, getting pregnant in high school and offers tips on how everyone came overcome adversity. 


Friday, May 4

Daytime Exclusive: Inside the Jailhouse with a Teen Killer

ANDERSON is talking with a 19-year-old girl convicted of murder from her prison cell. This teen shares what happened on the chilling night of the murder and why she found herself in these tragic circumstances. Then, the parents of the convicted teen share how they felt the moment they heard their daughter was found guilty, and the parents of the victim speak out. 

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