On TV this Monday: 9-1-1 responds to holiday distress calls, The Good Doctor hosts an emotional family reunion, and Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman’s Making It returns for Season 2. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
9-1-1 and 3 Other Fall Finales, Making It Returns, Garth Brooks Docu, Christmas Light Fight and More
The Great Christmas Light Fight
Season 7 premiere (two episodes): Extravagant displays include 60-foot-tall candy cane trees and a nativity scene starring a homemade animatronic… Santa?
Fall finale: Holiday-themed incidents include a shopper pushed to the edge and a woman who experiences a “Blue Christmas.” (Get spinoff premiere date.)
Fall finale: Spencer gets some guidance from Layla; Laura makes a decision about where she and Billy stand. (Who received TVLine accolades?)
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Revisit the Island of Misfit Toys with Santa’s special sled-puller in this 1964 Rankin/Bass classic.
Garth Brooks: The Road I'm On
Two-night docuseries event: This special offers an intimate look into the country music star’s life, and shines a light on the defining moments (and songs) of his decades-spanning career.
Fall finale: Detective Colette Swanson (Minority Report‘s Meagan Good) is put in charge of the Junkyard Killer case — and may or may not have a personal vendetta against Malcolm.
Black Lightning goes up against the ASA, while Tobias continues to exploit Lynn.
His Dark Materials
The alethiometer sends Lyra and Iorek on a new path, which leads to a shocking but vital clue in the search for Roger and the other missing children.
Season 2 premiere: Ten new Makers enter the craft barn, where they must first create a physical representation of themselves as a food item.