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SERIES

The Zoo: Tales from the Bronx Zookeepers are hoping that a pair of sifaka lemurs will mate. Plus, a Red River pig undergoes eye surgery in this new episode. 8 p.m. Animal planet

Wild patagonia The “Wild” documentary franchise returns with a new series set in the mountainous region of southern South America. 8 p.m. BBC America

48 hours The new episode “What Happened to the Perfect Child?” Examines the case of a young girl adopted in Russia by an American couple, who then dismiss her, saying that they believe her capable of murder. 10 p.m. CBS

SPECIALS

Simply Sing Divas: Raising Health Awareness Sheryl Lee Ralph hosts the annual concert to benefit HIV / AIDS. 7 p.m. The CW

Silent Night: a song for the world Hugh Bonneville (“Downton Abbey”) tells this documentary which explores the creation and cultural impact of the song widely regarded as the world’s favorite Christmas carol. Kelly Clarkson, Joss Stone, John Rhys-Davies, Katharine McPhee, Randy Jackson, Josh Groban and the Vienna Boys Choir are in the spotlight. 8 p.m. The CW

When buildings collapse: disaster in Surfside This special edition of the documentary series revisits the city of Surfside, Florida, where a 13-story building suddenly collapsed on June 30. 8 p.m. Discovery

SPORTS

College football USC visits California, 8:00 p.m. FS1. Also, Big 12 Championship: Baylor v Oklahoma State, 9 am ABC; MAC Championship: Kent State v Northern Illinois, 9 a.m. ESPN; MWC Championship: Utah State vs. San Diego State, Noon Fox; Sun Belt Championship: Appalachian State visits Louisiana, 12:30 p.m. ESPN; SEC Championship: Georgia vs. Alabama, 1:00 p.m. CBS; American Conference Championship: Houston visits Cincinnati, 1 p.m. ABC; SWAC Championship: Prairie View A&M visits Jackson State, 1 p.m. ESPN2; ACC Championship: Pittsburgh vs. Wake Forest, 5 p.m. ABC; Big Ten Championship: Michigan v Iowa, 5 p.m. Fox

College basketball Memphis visits Ole Miss, 9 am ESPN2; Visits of Saint Joseph Villanova, 9h FS1; Marquette visits Wisconsin, 9:30 am Fox; State of San Diego visits Michigan, 10 am CBS; Louisville visits NC State, 11 a.m. ESPN2; Tennessee visits Colorado, 11:00 am FS1; Loyola-Chicago visits DePaul, 1 p.m. FS1; Alabama visit Gonzaga, 5 p.m. ESPN2; Iowa State Visit Creighton, 6:00 PM FS1

MLS Football Real Salt Lake visits the Portland Timbers, 3:30 p.m. FS1

High school basketball The Southern California Regional Championship, Div. 2-A: Scripps Ranch visits Valencia, 6 p.m. SportsNet

NBA basketball The Clippers visit the Sacramento Kings, 7 p.m. BSSC

High school basketball Saint-Vincent-St. Mary’s vs. Sierra Canyon, 7 p.m. ESPN2

SATURDAY TALK SHOWS

Hello america (N) 7 a.m. KABC

CBS Saturday morning (N) 10 a.m. KCAL

Interviews with Frank Buckley (N) 11:00 a.m. KTLA

MOVIES

Christmas ClΓΌsterfΓΌnke Former “Saturday Night Live” cast members Rachel Dratch and Ana Gasteyer co-wrote this new TV movie comprised of stereotypical, schmaltzy holiday romances. The story follows Holly (Vella Lovell), a motivated New York real estate manager who travels to a charming small town where she hopes to buy a quaint inn and turn it into a mega beach resort. She must first convince the single sisters (Dratch, Gasteyer) who own the property, but is distracted by the owners’ lumberjack nephew (Cheyenne Jackson). Ryan McPartlin’s co-stars. 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Comedy Central

It’s a wonderful life Small town guy George Bailey (James Stewart) carries over one big dream after another to stay home, marry a local girl (Donna Reed), and run the family business. Faced with financial ruin on Christmas Eve, he is rescued from suicidal despair by a Guardian Angel (Henry Travers) who shows him what the world would have been like if he had never lived. Lionel Barrymore also stars in director Frank Capra’s 1946 classic. 8 p.m. NBC

Jenkins Family Christmas Two sisters (Regina Taylor, Kim Coles) mourning their father swear to carry on all the family traditions he followed in this 2021 holiday drama directed by Robin Givens. Also on the bill are Tammy Townsend, Robert Gossett, Bailey Bass, Derek Chadwick, Thomas Miles and Monti Washington. 8:00 p.m. BET

A very cheerful bridesmaid Emily Osment and Casey Deidrick star in this Christmas 2021 romance. 8pm Punch

Space Jam: a new legacy Mixing live action and different animation styles, Malcolm D. Lee’s 2021 sequel to the 1996 comedy “Space Jam” stars professional basketball legend LeBron James as a fictional version of him. herself, who pleads with the characters of Looney Tunes to help her win a match against avatars led by an evil artificial intelligence. Cedric Joe, Don Cheadle and Lil Rel Howery are also on the bill, and Zendaya is one of the voice actors. 8 p.m. HBO

A Gospel Christmas by Kirk Franklin A young assistant pastor (Demetria McKinney) is appointed senior pastor of a new church one month before Christmas. Chaz Lamar Shepherd and Kirk Franklin co-starred. 20h for life

The devil wears Prada (2006) 8h Starz

Before sunrise (1995) 8:40 a.m. TMC

Ugly (2011) 9 a.m. POP

The Manchurian candidate (2004) 9:30 a.m. Epix

Harry potter and the sorcerer’s stone (2001) 9:46 a.m. E!

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004) 10:14 Cinemax

Ray (2004) 11:30 a.m. Paramount

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) 11:39 Starz

AI: Artificial Intelligence (2001) 11:40 Epix

Gremlins (1984) Midi AMC

Breaking point (1991) noon bravo

The Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) 12 p.m. and 9 p.m. CMT

The city (2010) Noon and 6 p.m. POP

Blue Caprice (2013) 12:25 TMC

Meet me in Saint-Louis (1944) 12:30 p.m. TCM

The Naked Gun: Police files! (1988) 1 p.m. MLB

Clear and present danger (1994) 1 p.m. Ovation

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) 13:21 E!

Arthur christmas (2011) 13:50 Free form

Six DEGREES OF SEPARATION (1993) 2:03 pm CinΓ©max

Silverado (1985) 2:10 p.m. Epix

The Truman Show (1998) 2:35 p.m. HBO

The Eiger sanction (1975) 2:43 pm Again

The green Line (1999) 2:45 pm Well done

John wick (2014) 3 p.m. and 11:05 p.m. A&E

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) 3 p.m. CMT

Dirty dance (1987) 3 p.m. Paramount

The other guys (2010) 3:05 p.m. MTV; 10:30 p.m. MTV

The descendants (2011) 3:20 p.m. Show time

Elisabeth (1998) 4:55 pm Again

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) 5 p.m. A&E

First blood (1982) 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. Sundance

Leave her in paradise (1945) 5 p.m. TCM

Thor: Ragnarok (2017) 5:15 p.m. TNT

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) 5:20 PM E!

Forrest Gump (1994) 5.30 p.m. Paramount

Are they not saints of the body (2013) 5:50 p.m. TMC

Battery line (2002) 6 p.m. CinΓ©max

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) 6 p.m. CMT

Santa (1994) 6 p.m. FX

Field of dreams (1989) 6 p.m. MLB

Die hard (1988) 6 p.m. Syfy

A Christmas story (1983) 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. TBS

Castaway (2000) 6:45 p.m. and 10 p.m. Bravo

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989) 7 p.m. and 9.15 p.m. AMC

The american president (1995) 7:30 p.m. Ovation

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019) 8 p.m. A&E

Land of adventure (2009) 8 p.m. CinΓ©max

Django unchained (2012) 8 p.m. Show time

Loan Player One (2018) 8 p.m. TNT

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) 8:25 PM E!

Alone at home (1990) 8:50 p.m. Free form

Rocket man (2019) 9 p.m. Paramount

Die hard 2 (1990) 9 p.m. Syfy

American psychopath (2000) 9 p.m. TMC

Crimson Tide (1995) 10:10 p.m. Epix

Bad santa claus (2003) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

A bridge too far (1977) 11 p.m. TCM

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