Saturday Night Live: SNL Christmas
Thursday, Dec. 19, at 8 p.m., NBC
Christmas comes early for comedy fans as NBC presents this special filled with fan-favourite holiday sketches from the legendary late-night show. Now in its 39th season, SNL has launched the careers of some of Hollywood's biggest comedians.
The I Love Lucy Christmas Special
Friday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m., CBS
Get a blast of Christmas past as Lucy (Lucille Ball) and the gang return to the airwaves for a little holiday hijinks. The program features colourized versions of two of the show's classic episodes: The Christmas Episode and Lucy's Italian Movie.
It's a Wonderful Life
Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m., CTV and NBC
Jimmy Stewart stars as downtrodden banker George Bailey in this timeless holiday masterpiece. Facing financial ruin, Bailey wishes he'd never been born, and a guardian angel shows him what life would be like for his loved ones without him.