The Real Guests May 18 2022 & This Week’s Schedule

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Today’s guests and show highlights, May 18, 2022 on The Real plus this week’s, previous and upcoming guests lineups.

The Real Today, May 18 2022 & Weekly Schedule Lineup

DateGuestsNew / Repeat
Wednesday, 18 May 2022In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, psychologist Dr. Mariel Buqué debunks mental health myths; the hosts discuss which items they would choose in "One Must Go."New
Thursday, 19 May 2022A lucky viewer plays the fan favorite game "All in the Details."New
Friday, 20 May 2022Viewers send in their nominations for "Fan Crush Friday."New

Previous The Real Guests

DateGuestsNew / Repeat
Tuesday, 17 May 2022A lucky viewer plays the fan-favorite game "Get That Dough!"; guest co-host Kandi Burruss ("The Real Housewives of Atlanta").New
Monday, 16 May 2022A lucky viewer plays the fan-favorite game "Initial Here."New
Friday, 13 May 2022The hosts share solutions for annoying wardrobe malfunctions and give advice to viewers.New
Thursday, 12 May 2022The hosts salute Black-owned businesses with author and entrepreneur LaRese Purnell.New
Wednesday, 11 May 2022Kenya Moore ("The Real Housewives of Atlanta").New
Tuesday, 10 May 2022Brian Tyree Henry ("Atlanta").New
Monday, 9 May 2022Christine Chiu ("Bling Empire").New
Friday, 6 May 2022The hosts salute legendary TV moms; actress Marla Gibbs; actress Jo Marie Payton joins the hosts for Girl Chat.New
Thursday, 5 May 2022Psychologist Ebony Butler.New
Wednesday, 4 May 2022Singer-songwriter Thuy ("In My Bag").New
Tuesday, 3 May 2022Lil Jon ("Lil Jon Wants to Do What?").New
Monday, 2 May 2022NBA champion John Salley ("Sneakerella"); Gabrielle Dennis ("A Black Lady Sketch Show"); the hosts salute the contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans in honor of AAPI Heritage Month.New
Friday, 29 April 2022Singer Stokley ("Woman").New
Thursday, 28 April 2022The hosts celebrate their most memorable moments from the season.New
Wednesday, 27 April 2022Singer/songwriter Breland.New
Tuesday, 26 April 2022Jon Huertas ("This Is Us"); author Gary Janetti joins the hosts for Girl Chat.New
Monday, 25 April 2022Greg Mathis ("Judge Mathis").New
Friday, 22 April 2022LisaRaye McCoy and Monique Coleman ("Greed").New
Thursday, 21 April 2022Actress Niecy Nash.New
Wednesday, 20 April 2022B. Scott joins the hosts for Girl Chat.New
Tuesday, 19 April 2022Ms. Pat ("Y'All Wanna Hear Something Crazy?").New
Monday, 18 April 2022Entertainer Jessica Simpson; guest co-host AJ "Akua" Johnson.New
Friday, 15 April 2022Joseph Sikora ("Power Book IV: Force").New
Thursday, 14 April 2022A roundup of the latest in social media from Essence Magazine.New
Wednesday, 13 April 2022Jane Seymour ("Harry Wild").New
Tuesday, 12 April 2022Actress Niecy Nash.New
Monday, 11 April 2022Amber Ruffin ("The Amber Ruffin Show").New
Friday, 8 April 2022Rapper Fat Joe.New
Thursday, 7 April 2022Tika Sumpter ("Sonic the Hedgehog 2").New
Wednesday, 6 April 2022Omar Epps ("Nubia: The Awakening"); A.J. "Akua" Johnson ("Life Therapy").New
Tuesday, 5 April 2022Skylan Brooks ("Outsiders").New
Monday, 4 April 2022Ben Vereen ("B Positive").New
Friday, 1 April 2022Zuri Adele ("The Good Trouble").New
Thursday, 31 March 2022Alessia Cara ("Feel You Now"); a roundup of the latest in social media from Essence Magazine.New
Wednesday, 30 March 2022Maeta ("Frank for You").New
Tuesday, 29 March 2022Coco Jones ("Bel-Air"); co-host Jeannie Mai Jenkins returns to "The Real" following her maternity leave.New
Monday, 28 March 2022Barry Watson ("Naomi"); Dr. Laurie Leshin, the first female director of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory; guest co-host Kandi Burruss ("Kandi & The Gang").New
Friday, 25 March 2022A lucky viewer plays the game "Find the Fib"; the hosts ask each other their burning questions in "I've Always Wanted to Know."New
Thursday, 24 March 2022Lucky viewers play the game "We Said What?"; the hosts give advice to a viewer on her spring wardrobe in "Spring It or Sling It?"New
Wednesday, 23 March 2022A lucky viewer plays the game "What the Moji?"; the hosts provide entertaining spring break activity suggestions for children in "Spring Into Fun."New
Tuesday, 22 March 2022A lucky viewer plays the game "Fix Ya Face"; the hosts give advice to "Real Fam" viewers in "Keep It Really 100."New
Monday, 21 March 2022A lucky viewer plays the game "Possession Confession"; the hosts respond to fan questions in "Random Fandom."New
Friday, 18 March 2022The hosts give advice to "Real Fam" viewers in "Keep It Really 100."New
Thursday, 17 March 2022Tahj Mowry ("How We Roll"); a lucky viewer plays the game "Kin It to Win It"; guest co-host Vivica A. Fox.New
Wednesday, 16 March 2022Miss Ireland 2021 Pamela Uba; a lucky viewer plays the game "Just My Luck."New
Tuesday, 15 March 2022Dr. Tonia Farmer gives advice on how to navigate spring allergies; lucky viewers play the game "Ready, Set, Get!"New
Monday, 14 March 2022Glynn Turman ("The Legend of Glynn Turman"); Miss World America 2021 Shree Saini.New
Friday, 11 March 2022A lucky viewer plays the fan favorite game One Must Go.New
Thursday, 10 March 2022Break dancer Logan Edra.New
Wednesday, 9 March 2022A lucky viewer plays the fan favorite game Yes or No, Get That Dough!New
Tuesday, 8 March 2022Recording artist Jekalyn Carr ("My Portion").New
Monday, 7 March 2022The hosts look back at their favorite "Girl Chat" moments of Season 8.New
Friday, 4 March 2022Tinashe ("Naturally").New
Thursday, 3 March 2022The hosts reveal their favorite moments from season 8.New
Wednesday, 2 March 2022H.E.R. ("Back of My Mind" tour); Pepa and Egypt ("Growing Up Hip Hop").New
Tuesday, 1 March 2022Jabari Banks ("Bel-Air").New
Monday, 28 February 2022Tyler Perry ("Tyler Perry's A Madea Homecoming").New
Friday, 25 February 2022Anthony Anderson (53rd NAACP Image Awards); guest co-host MC Lyte.New
Thursday, 24 February 2022Ravi Patel ("Butter"); guest co-host MC Lyte.New
Wednesday, 23 February 2022Grace Byers ("Harlem"); a roundup of the latest in social media from Essence Magazine; guest co-host MC Lyte.New
Tuesday, 22 February 2022Deon Cole ("black-ish"); Cory Hardrict ("All-American: Homecoming"); guest co-host MC Lyte.New
Monday, 21 February 2022TV personality Star Jones; guest co-host MC Lyte.New
Friday, 18 February 2022Dr. Bernice A. King ("It Starts With Me"); Alison Sweeney ("The Wedding Veil Legacy").New
Thursday, 17 February 2022Diggy Simmons ("grown-ish").New
Wednesday, 16 February 2022Tina Knowles-Lawson ("Profiled: The Black Man"); director Matthew A. Cherry ("The Kings of Napa").New
Tuesday, 15 February 2022Angela Simmons ("Growing Up Hip Hop").New
Monday, 14 February 2022Saweetie ("Closer"); Muni Long ("One Night Only").New
Friday, 11 February 2022Guest cohost Nene Leakes + K. Michelle, Dondré WhitfieldNew
Thursday, 10 February 2022Guest cohost Nene Leakes + Monique KelleyNew
Wednesday, 9 February 2022Guest cohost Nene Leakes + Michele Weaver, Cynthia Kaye McWilliams, Angela RyeNew
Tuesday, 8 February 2022Guest cohost Nene Leakes + Ken JeongNew
Monday, 7 February 2022Mona Scott-YoungNew
Friday, 4 February 2022Marques Houston ("Howard High"); the hosts celebrate National Wear Red Day; guest co-host K. Michelle.New
Thursday, 3 February 2022Director Matthew A. Cherry ("The Kings of Napa"); guest co-host K. Michelle.New
Wednesday, 2 February 2022Karrueche Tran and Judy Reyes ("Claws"); guest co-host K. Michelle.New
Tuesday, 1 February 2022Trevor Jackson ("grown-ish"); guest co-host K. Michelle.New
Monday, 31 January 2022Dionne Warwick, Krayzie Bone and Nomad ("Power in the Name").New
Friday, 28 January 2022George Wallace, Amara La NegraNew
Thursday, 27 January 2022Janet Jackson, W. Kamau Bell, DC Young FlyNew
Wednesday, 26 January 2022Tommy DavidsonNew
Tuesday, 25 January 2022LaMonica Garrett, Jay PharoahNew
Monday, 24 January 2022Marcus Scribner, guest cohost EarthquakeNew
Friday, 21 January 2022Daniel Sunjata, guest cohost Kathy HiltonNew
Thursday, 20 January 2022T-Pain, guest cohost Kathy HiltonNew
Wednesday, 19 January 2022Oleta Adams, guest cohost Kathy HiltonNew
Tuesday, 18 January 2022Joe Mantegna, guest cohost Kathy HiltonNew
Monday, 17 January 2022Mari Copeny, guest cohost Kathy HiltonNew
Friday, 14 January 2022Drea De MatteoNew
Thursday, 13 January 2022Sierra GatesNew
Wednesday, 12 January 2022Marcel SpearsNew
Tuesday, 11 January 2022Vivica A. FoxNew
Monday, 10 January 2022Guest cohost Tami RomanRepeat of Nov 22 2021
Friday, January 7 2022Constance Marie, guest cohost Jordin SparksNew
Thursday, January 6 2022Paige Audrey-Marie Hurd, guest cohost Jordin SparksNew
Wednesday, January 5 2022Meagan GoodNew
Tuesday, January 4 2022Wendy Raquel Robinson, Phoenix CarnevaleNew
Monday, January 3 2022Jordin Sparks, Bernie WilliamsNew

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