What to Watch Today

Merry Liddle Christmas Sequel, SNL Throwback and More

Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding

On TV this Saturday: Kelly Rowland stages a Merry Liddle wedding ceremony, Lacey Chabert learns a Christmas Waltz and SNL revisits a Thanksgiving classic. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • ABC, CBS, Fox
    College Football

    Seven games: Penn State vs. Michigan (at 12 pm, ABC); Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma State (12 pm, Fox); Colorado vs. USC (3:30 pm; ABC); Auburn vs. Alabama (3:30 pm, CBS); San José State vs. Boise State (4 pm, Fox); Oklahoma vs. West Virginia (7:30 pm, ABC); Arizona vs. UCLA (8 pm, Fox).

  • Hallmark Channel
    Christmas Waltz

    TV-movie premiere: When Avery’s (Party of Five‘s Lacey Chabert) Christmas wedding is unexpectedly cancelled, a dance instructor (Spinning Out‘s Will Kemp) helps rebuild her dreams.

  • BBC America
    Earth's Great Seasons

    Docuseries finale: Animals find creative ways to survive winter, the harshest season of all.

  • Lifetime Movie Network
    Finding My Daughter

    TV-movie premiere: A woman (No Good Deed‘s Cristina Rosato) looks forward to meeting her biological daughter (Burden of Truth‘s Sara Thompson) — but when the girl disappears, the only person who joins the search is her former boyfriend (Cedar Cove‘s Jesse Hutch).

  • Lifetime
    Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding

    TV-movie premiere: In the network’s first-ever Christmas sequel, Jacquie (singer Kelly Rowland) and fiancé Tyler must work overtime to make their dream wedding come true.

  • CBS
    Robbie the Reindeer: Hooves of Fire

    In this 2002 cartoon, Robbie (voiced by Ben Stiller) must train to compete in the Reindeer Games Races. (Robbie the Reindeer: Legend of the Lost Tribe follows at 8:30.)

  • Nickelodeon
    The All-Star Nickmas Spectacular Special

    One hour: All That‘s Lex Lumpkin travels to the North Pole to meet Santa Claus; JoJo Siwa, That Girl Lay Lay and Ne-Yo perform.

  • CBS
    The Story of Santa Claus

    Ed Asner and his Mary Tyler Moore costar Betty White lent their voices to this 1996 ‘toon chronicling Santa’s earliest days.

  • NBC
    SNL Vintage

    Phil Hartman hosts 1996’s Thanksgiving episode, with a special appearance by Rodney Dangerfield; Bush performs.

  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
    USS Christmas

    TV-movie premiere: A reporter (Days of Our Lives‘ Jen Lilley) falls for a handsome naval officer (90210‘s Trevor Donovan) and stumbles upon a maritime mystery aboard a holiday cruise.