What to Watch Tonight

Showtime at the Apollo, Conviction Wraps Fall Run and More

  • Fox
    Showtime at the Apollo

    Steve Harvey returns as host for the first of two specials; musical guests include John Legend, Chaka Khan, Ashanti and Ja Rule, Busta Rhymes and Bell Biv Devoe; comedians Anthony Anderson, Tracy Morgan, George Lopez and Jay Pharoah are also scheduled to appear.

  • ABC
    The Great Christmas Light Fight

    Season 4 premiere: Families overcompensate with holiday displays — some of which boast over 250,000 lights — for a chance at $50,000.

  • HBO
    The Trans List

    This documentary shines a light on members of the transgender community, including Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox, among others.

  • CBS
    Kevin Can Wait

    Kevin sets aside quality time with the family… just as his friends come to him with tickets to see Billy Joel. (Which CBS comedy is essentially cancelled?)

  • VH1
    Divas Holiday: Unsilent Night

    Mariah Carey, Patti LaBelle, Vanessa Williams, JoJo and Empire‘s Serayah are among those scheduled to perform. (When does Top Model make its VH1 debut?)

  • CBS
    2 Broke Girls

    Randy sets Caroline up with a co-worker; Sophie forces Oleg to trade in his beloved car for a minivan.

  • TBS
    People of Earth

    Gerry bids farewell to StarCrossed as he awaits his “experience”; Jonathan Walsh comes to Ozzie with game-changing information; Kelly and Don go on a date.

  • CBS
    The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

    Adriana Lima, Alessandra Ambrosio and Lily Aldridge are among the Angels walking the runway; Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars and The Weeknd perform.

  • ABC
    Conviction

    Fall finale: The CIU investigates the case of a death-row inmate accused of murdering a federal prosecutor. (Moving to Sundays in January.)

  • NBC
    Timeless

    The team must garner the trust of Bonnie and Clyde to find out whom Flynn is targeting in the Depression-era South. (Read Abigail Spencer Q&A.)