TV Guide Network reveals Christmas schedule

TV Guide is ready to fire up the Christmas tree and light the Hanukkah bush (Hanukkah begins at sundown on Dec. 8) as the network announces five original holiday-themed specials. 

Join TV Guide Network to celebrate CeeLo’s new Christmas album, catch up with the cast of “A Christmas Story,” relive 2012’s most unbelievable moments and count down favorite TV holiday moments. 

TV Guide Network’s holiday programming begins Monday, November 26:

“25 Most Hilarious Holiday TV Moments” – Monday, November 26 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT

TV Guide Network has made a list and checked it twice – and filled it with holiday hilarity!  This one-hour special counts down the 25 greatest holiday TV moments including Ross Geller in an holiday armadillo costume on “Friends,” “Married...With Children’s” parody of “It’s A Wonderful Life” and unusual holiday TV traditions like “Christmukah” (“The O.C.”) and “Festivus” (“Seinfeld”). 

Find out where the oh-so-good moments end up on TV Guide’s list.

Repeat airings   Saturday, December 15 at 12:30 p.m.

Monday, December 17 at 8:00 p.m.

Monday, December 24 at 1:00 p.m.

“The Cast of A Christmas Story: Where Are They Now” – Monday, November 26 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT

TV Guide Network catches up with the cast of the holiday film to find out how their lives have changed since it became a cult classic.   The special also features a tour of the Cleveland house used in the movie which now serves as a museum dedicated to the film, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the new Broadway show, “A Christmas Story, The Musical.”

Repeat airings   Saturday, December 15 at 3:30 p.m.

Monday, December 24 at 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 25 at 10:00 a.m.

“CeeLo’s Magic Moment” – Friday, November 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT

Grammy Award-winner CeeLo Green celebrates the holiday season with this family-friendly concert special featuring songs from his new Christmas album, “CeeLo’s Magic Moment.”  Filmed live in Las Vegas, CeeLo is joined by The Muppets, Rod Stewart, Eric Benet and several contestants from “The Voice,” who take on holiday classics such as “Merry Christmas, Baby,”  “Silent Night” and “This Christmas,” as well as Green’s original song “All I Need Is Love.”

Repeat airings   Friday, November 30 at 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 1 at 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 2 at noon

Monday, December 3 at 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 4 at noon

Thursday, December 6 at noon

Saturday, December 8 at 2:00 p.m.

Monday, December 10 at 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 11 at noon

Wednesday, December 12 at 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, December 13 at noon

Friday, December 14 at 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, December 15 at 2:30 p.m.

Sunday, December 16 at noon

Friday, December 21 at noon

Saturday, December 22 at 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, December 26 at noon

Sunday, December 30 at 1:00 p.m.

Monday, December 31 at 10:00 a.m.

“25 Most Heartwarming Holiday TV Moments” – Monday, December 10 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT

‘Tis the season for TV Guide Network to count down 25 of the most heartwarming holiday moments on television.  From those adorable animation specials to tearjerker TV episodes to the classic films that have become annual small screen traditions, TV Guide reflects on all the memorable scenes designed to tug at the heart strings.

Repeat airings   Saturday, December 15 at 1:30 p.m.

Monday, December 24 at 2:00 p.m.

“Count It Down: Oh Yeah, That Happened 2012” – Monday, December 17 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT

2013 is almost here making this the perfect time for TV Guide Network to hit rewind and look at the year in pop culture. Comedians and entertainment experts weigh in on the most shocking, buzz-worthy and over-the-top moments that helped make 2012 unforgettable including TomKat’s sudden split, Clint Eastwood’s now infamous invisible chair and Kim Kardashian’s latest victim- Kanye West.  The special also tackles the baffling phenomenon that is Honey Boo Boo, the hypnotic “Gangnam Style” dance and the erotic nature of “50 Shades of Grey” that has men all over the world thanking author E.L. James.

Repeat airings   Saturday, December 22 at noon

                        Sunday, December 23 at 11:00 a.m.

Monday, December 24 at 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 29 at 1:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 30 at 2:00 p.m.



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