HOLIDAY TV SCHEDLE THIS WEEK (list)

HOLIDAY TV SCHEDLE THIS WEEK (list)

YAY!  I think it’s fun to catch these shows ‘as they air’ vs. on-demand (don’t get me wrong, I WILL on demand and watch again and again:)  So for fun here is your Holiday TV Schedule this week (and a few more to look forward to)…

CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS: The biggest stars in country music are aligning for a celebration of the holiday season, Idina Menzel, LeAnn Rimes, and Carrie Underwood. There will no doubt be more than a few surprises on this night full of country stars and Christmas cheer. (ABC, 8 p.m. MONDAY)

A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS:  (ABC, 8:30 p.m. TUESDAY) photo:  The classic “A Charlie Brown Christmas” will air at 8:30 p.m. Dec. 2 on ABC.  (Photo: United Features Syndicate)

CHRISTMAS IN ROCKEFELLER CENTER: A tradition as storied as the holiday itself is the annual lighting of the Christmas tree at 30 Rockefeller Plaza. This year’s “Christmas in Rockefeller Center” special is hosted by “Today” show anchors Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker and Natalie Morales. Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, Cyndi Lauper, Sara Bareilles, Idina Menzel, LeAnn Rimes, amongst those scheduled to perform your favorite Christmas and holiday classics. (NBC, 8 p.m. WEDNESDAY)

THE YEAR WITHOUT A SANTA CLAUS: When Santa calls in sick on Christmas Eve and the elves must handle his deliveries, things go awry. (ABC Family, 6 p.m. THURSDAY)

HOW MURRAY SAVED CHRISTMAS: This new animated special is a heartwarming and funny musical based on the best-selling children’s book of the same name. (NBC, 8 p.m. FRIDAY)

A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS: Features performances from Ariana Grande, Maroon 5, Tim McGraw and Pharrell Williams (CBS, 9 p.m. FRIDAY)

THE LITTLE DRUMMER BOY: (ABC Family, 9 a.m. SUNDAY)

I LOVE LUCY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL: Two of the classic sitcom’s best-loved holiday outings, including the “Christmas Episode” and “Chocolate Factory,” Lucy and Ethel try to keep pace with an assembly line of sweets. (CBS, 8 p.m. SUNDAY)

RUDOLPH RED-NOSE REINDEER: (CBS, 8 p.m. DEC. 9th)

SANTA CLAUS IS COMIN’ TO TOWN: (ABC, 8 p.m. DEC. 9th)

MICHAEL BUBLE’S CHRISTMAS IN NEW YORK: The fourth annual special features Barbra Streisand, Ariana Grande, Miss Piggy and the Rockettes from the legendary Radio City Music Hall. (NBC, 8 p.m. DEC. 17)

About Shellie Hart

Your workday host is a longtime Seattle Radio Midday Air-Personality. Shellie grew up in Burien and now lives in West Seattle. She’s the on-court Entertainment Emcee for our 2X WNBA Championship Team SEATTLE STORM. Shellie is also committed to Children’s Hospital with weekly participation in their CHILD LIFE Program, dedicating over a 100 hours of volunteer time annually. People ask all the time, “What’s your favorite part of the job?”, and my response is YOU! Sure I get to meet all kinds of famous people, but it’s engaging with the people and their Northwest families that makes me happy”