On TV this Thanksgiving: Haven faces a dangerous stronghold, Ryan Hansen returns to 2 Broke Girls, Broadway comes to the White House and The Godfather reigns supreme. Here are 16 programs to keep on your radar:
Parades, Dogs, Football, Haven vs. the Void and More
Billy Joel Concert Marathon
Through Friday at 5 am | Grab a bottle a red, a bottle of white and relax with 23 straight hours of the Piano Man.
Thanksgiving With Your 'Godfather'
Through Friday at 6 am | Try to enjoy the beloved Marlon Brando-Al Pacino trilogy (twice!) amidst countless commercial interruptions.
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Today‘s Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker anchor the annual fete, with appearances by Pat Benatar, Neil Giraldo, Mariah Carey and Dove Cameron. Plus, a preview of The Wiz Live!
The Thanksgiving Day Parade
ET‘s Kevin Frazier and Keltie Knight anchor the competing broadcast, with performances by the casts of Jersey Boys and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.
Through 4 pm | Spend the day with Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Joey, Chandler and Ross, with all nine Thanksgiving episodes plus other select faves.
The National Dog Show
John O’Hurley and David Frei host a bevy of canines vying for Best in Show at the Kennel Club of Philadelphia.
The All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration
Big Bang Theory‘s Kaley Cuoco hosts the event featuring rescue pups available for adoption; Miley Cyrus and Chelsea Handler are also scheduled to appear.
12 Gifts of Christmas
In this TV-movie, a personal shopper (Arrow‘s Katrina Law) learns the true value of a Christmas gift. Aaron O’Connell (The Haves and the Have Nots), Donna Mills (Knots Landing) co-star.
Whose Line Is It Anyway Marathon
This four-episode “binge” includes guest performers Brad Sherwood, Bill Nye, Greg Proops, Keegan-Michael Key, Carson Kressley and Heather Anne Campbell.
Broadway at the White House
1600 Penn is transformed into a symposium for high schoolers to explore careers in theater; First Lady Michelle Obama, Whoopi Goldberg, Gloria Estefan, Christian Borle and Cicely Tyson appear, as Kristin Chenoweth and Matthew Morrison host.
Sunday Night Football
Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears (4-6) face off against Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers (7-3) from the historic Lambeau Field.
Life in Pieces
Greg and Jen spend some rare quality time together during a hospital visit; John, Samantha and Sophia visit an “emotional” restaurant.
Christy is ecstatic when Violet reaches out to work on their relationship; Bonnie tries to make peace with a building enemy.
2 Broke Girls
Caroline wonders if she made a mistake breaking up with Candy Andy (Veronica Mars‘ Ryan Hansen) when she learns that he’s engaged to be married.
Dave and Audrey work to save Nathan from the Void; Dave struggles to escape Croatoan’s deadly grasp.
Holmes and Watson investigate the death of a fertility lab technician and several possible suspects; Watson is investigated by the NYPD.