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Thanksgiving Day always comes with a huge helping of the NFL. The day starts on FOX at 12:30pm ET with the Philadelphia Eagles at the Detroit Lions. Then on CBS at 4:30pm ET, Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers visit AT&T Stadium for a matchup with the Dallas Cowboys. The feast concludes on NBC at 8:30pm ET as Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears try to spoil the celebration for Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. Former Packers quarterback Brett Favre will have his No. 4 jersey retired during a halftime ceremony. 2015 Thanksgiving NFL games TV schedule … Continue reading
Though it’s best known for a myriad of oddly addictive reality shows and specials, TLC gets artsy this Thanksgiving eve with its star-studded hourlong special Broadway at the White House. Hosts Matthew Morrison (currently starring in Finding Neverland) and longtime Broadway favorite Kristin Chenoweth join First Lady Michelle Obama as they welcome a group of specially chosen high-school students for a once-in-a-lifetime, all-day symposium at the White House focusing on careers in theater. • MORE: See First Lady Michelle Obama address the Broadway at the White House audience here With the help of current Broadway performers, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue transforms into a space for students to nurture … Continue reading
Andrea Bocelli: Cinema premieres Friday, November 27 at 9 p.m. on PBS If you need a boost after Black Friday shopping — or are just a fan of the sounds of the cinema — the PBS arts series Great Performances invites you to celebrate some of filmdom’s best-loved songs with Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli in a soaring special filmed Sept. 18 at Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre. Andrea Bocelli: Cinema reunites Bocelli with legendary music producer David Foster, who arranged the concert, and features actors John Travolta, Ryan O’Neal, Ali MacGraw, and Andy Garcia joining Bocelli onstage to speak about the films from which the songs are culled. Bocelli will … Continue reading
Once Upon a Time‘s Elliot Knight has wowed fans for his strong portrayal as the sorcerer Merlin, and in the first part of my interview with the British actor, he shared insight into the challenging role. In part 2, he showed off his charming light-hearted side when he answered our “5 Questions.” 1. If your TV had only three shows or networks, what would you watch? It’d have to be ABC. Every job I’ve done since I’ve been in the U.S. has been for ABC — it’s crazy — and they have a lot of really great shows too. I’m … Continue reading
🏈ALSO SEE: 2015 Weekly College Football TV Schedules And Highlights 🏈 College football TV schedule and highlights Week 13 Nov. 26-28 Marquee games in italics. Thursday, Nov. 26 7:30pm ET South Florida at UCF, ESPN Texas Tech at Texas, FOX Sports 1 Friday, Nov. 27 12pm ET Miami (Fla.) at Pittsburgh, ESPN2 No. 15 Navy at Houston, ABC Western Michigan at No. 24 Toledo, CBS Sports Network 2:30pm ET Missouri at Arkansas, CBS 3:30pm ET No. 20 Washington State at Washington, FOX No. 4 Iowa at Nebraska, ABC Boise State at San Jose State, CBS Sports Network 4pm ET Oregon State … Continue reading
Latifah and Ne-Yo And Grier, oh my! Newcomer Shanice Williams stars in NBC’s star-studded The Wiz Live!
The Wiz Live! premieres Thursday, Dec. 3 at 8/7CT on NBC. Get a special preview of the star-studded production on The Making of The Wiz Live! Wednesday, Nov. 25 at 8/7CT. Somewhere over the Rainbow Room marquee that marks the eatery’s shared entrance with NBC Studios at New York City’s legendary 30 Rockefeller Plaza, a brand-new Dorothy prepares to make the “Wizard of Oz” story her own. During an intense, nationwide audition process this past June, 19-year-old, apple-cheeked charmer Shanice Williams — a local-theater standout from Rahway, N.J. — warbled her way into the lead role in NBC’s The Wiz Live!, … Continue reading
This holiday week, Hallmark Channel offers up a healthy serving of original holiday films. The network will premiere five festive flicks over five consecutive nights in what will hopefully become a Thanksgiving TV tradition. Each of the holiday-themed romantic comedies begins at 8pm ET/PT and is part of the network’s Countdown to Christmas Thanksgiving Week. Actress Candace Cameron Bure not only stars in Saturday’s A Christmas Detour, but she also serves as the five-night event’s emcee. “I kind of pop in, in between the breaks, to check in on the viewers, and I’m setting up each movie,” she says. “I’m hoping … Continue reading
Last night’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live drew its fourth-biggest ever Monday night audience (3.291 million Total Viewers; 1.058 million Adults 18-49) with the cast of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (gotta love Disney/ABC corporate synergy!). Jimmy welcomed director J.J. Abrams, along with stars Harrison Ford (who tearfully settled his “feud” with Chewbacca to the tune of Adele’s “Hello”), Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega and R2D2. Jimmy Kimmel Live: The Star Wars Special will re-air in primetime on Wednesday, Nov. 25, at 10pm ET on ABC. Along with Ford and Chewbacca reuniting, other highlights included previous Jimmy Kimmel guest 7-year-old Arden Hayes besting the Force Awakens cast … Continue reading
Country and gospel music fans were stunned by the news that Joey Feek, half of the husband and wife bluegrass duo Joey + Rory was diagnosed with cervical cancer shortly after the birth of the couple’s youngest daughter 16 months ago. At the end of October, the couple announced that the beautiful singer’s disease had progressed beyond the point of effective medical intervention and she began hospice care soon after. On Thanksgiving Day, RFD-TV and Rural Radio (SiriusXM Channel 147) will honor the Feeks with a special day of programming called “To Joey + Rory with Love.” Beginning at 9am ET, the network … Continue reading
On this week’s Supergirl, we learn that Kara may be competent as an assistant and courageous as Supergirl but she’s a horrible babysitter. We learned this when she volunteers to watch Cat’s son Carter so her boss can accept a media award out of town. But Kara is preoccupied trying to stop a series of bombs at various spots connected to Maxwell Lord’s tech company. The alleged culprit is a distraught former employee named Ethan Knox, who looks to ruin everything the mogul has created to make him pay for firing him. Alex is on the case and gets to know Maxwell, who … Continue reading