On TV this Thursday: Sabrina casts her final spell, and Ryan Seacrest, Carson Daly, Ken Jeong, Joel McHale, Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen count down to 2021. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
NYE Countdowns, Last Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and More
Mother Abagail makes a surprising decision; Nadine Cross is haunted by a childhood memory.
Star Trek: Discovery
In Season 3’s penultimate episode, Osyraa seeks a meeting with Admiral Vance, as Burnham and the crew attempt to regain command of Discovery.
Tyler Perry's Ruthless
The Highest suspects that Dikahn is with someone; Lilo shakes up the status quo; Ruth plans an escape; Brian tests Lynn for drugs.
Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest
Through 2 am | President-Elect Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden deliver an “inspiring message”; Jennifer Lopez, Brandy, Cyndi Lauper, Doja Cat, Ella Mai, En Vogue, Jimmie Allen, Julia Michaels & JP Saxe, Lewis Capaldi, Machine Gun Kelly, Maluma, Megan Thee Stallion, Miley Cyrus, Nelly, PJ Morton and Saweetie perform; Billy Porter, Lucy Hale, Ciara and Big Freedia co-host.
New Year's Eve: Escape From 2020
The two-hour special highlights the year’s most inspirational moments plus buzzed-about videos and trends; talking heads include Zoey’s Playlist‘s Jane Levy and Skylar Astin, This Is Us‘ Chris Sullivan, Superstore‘s Lauren Ash and the Voice coaches; Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager host.
New Year's Eve Live With Anderson Cooper & Andy Cohen
Through 1:30 am | John Mayer, Snoop Dogg, Patti Labelle, Jimmy Buffett, Carole Baskin, Josh Groban, Leslie Jordan, Dulce Sloan, Desus & Mero, Kylie Minogue, Aloe Blacc, Goo Goo Dolls and Jon Bon Jovi appear; CNN’s Brooke Baldwin and Don Lemon take over hosting duties at 12:30 am.
New Year's Eve Toast & Roast 2021
Through 12:30 am | Ken Jeong and Joel McHale close out 2020 with “the most anticipated New Year’s Eve of all time”; Ava Max, Gabby Barrett, Gloria Estefan, Green Day, John Legend and Masked Singer champ LeAnn Rimes perform.
United in Song: Celebrating the Resilience of America
The 90-minute special features performances by Joshua Bell, Renée Fleming, Denyce Graves, Josh Groban, Soloman Howard, Morgan James, Juanes, Patti LaBelle, Yo-Yo Ma, Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Anna Deavere Smith and Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
New Year's Eve 2021 With Carson Daly