On TV this Tuesday: Mariah Carey gets in the holiday spirit, ABC revisits a Rankin/Bass classic and Professionals wraps its CW run. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern. (Also check out our weekly TVLine-Up of premieres and finales, plus our monthly streaming guide.)
What to Watch Today
Mariah Carey Christmas Special, Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town, Professionals Wraps and More
Welcome to Chippendales
Nick offers Steve a financial lifeline; a printing error has disastrous consequences.
Dr. Seuss' The Grinch
The 2018 animated film features the voice of Benedict Cumberbatch as The Mean One.
LEGO Masters: Celebrity Holiday Bricktacular
Night 2 of 3: The celebs are tasked with building Santa a brand-new sleigh that screams “Santa 2.0.” (LEGO Masters renewed!)
Mariah Carey: Merry Christmas to All!
Filmed at Madison Square Garden, the two-hour concert special features holiday classics such as “All I Want for Christmas Is You.”
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
The 1970 Rankin/Bass stop-motion classic follows a young Kris Kringle as he thwarts the evil Burgermeister Meisterburger.
Midseason finale: Nancy finds herself in a troubling situation; Kyle and Max figure out a new way to settle their differences.
Disney Prep & Landing
The 2009 special follows an elite, high-tech unit of Elves who ensure that homes around the world are properly prepared for a visit from Santa. (Prep & Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice follows at 9:30 pm.)
Stateside finale: Vincent’s team adds a surprising new member; Zora attempts to sway her father’s interests. (Get CW return dates.)
Encore presentation: In the well-watched, two-part Christmas episode, Sam tries to spark a romance between Jay’s sister and her male friend. (See 2023 First Look!)
Night 2 contestants include Vivica A. Fox, Mike “The Miz” Mizanin, JoJo, John Urschel, Captain Sandy Yawn and Bruno Tonioli.