What to Watch Today

Emma Stone Hosts SNL, It's a Wonderful Life and More

  • ABC, Fox, CBS
    College Football

    Among the broadcast-TV offerings: Navy vs. Temple (12 pm, ABC); Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma (12:30 pm, Fox); Alabama vs. Florida (4 pm, CBS); Wisconsin vs. Penn State (8 pm, Fox); Clemson vs. Virginia Tech (8 pm, ABC).

  • NBC
    It's a Wonderful Life

    Settle in with your loved ones and relive this 1946 classic, which stars Jimmy Stewart as a banker who learns what life would have been like without him.

  • Hallmark
    A Dream of Christmas

    In the cabler’s umpteenth holiday film, a wife (Awkward‘s Nikki DeLoach) wishes to be single again — and a Christmas angel (Laverne & Shirley‘s Cindy Williams) grants her request.

  • Lifetime
    Heaven Sent

    A runaway angel (Adventures in Babysitting‘s Mallory James Mahoney) helps salvage the relationship of marrieds (The Librarians‘ Christian Kane and The Lottery‘s Marley Shelton) who suffered a devastating loss; Ernie Hudson (Ghostbusters) and Ryan McPartlin (Chuck) co-star.

  • BBC America
    Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

    In the penultimate Season 1 hour, Dirk and Todd travel back in time to stop a crime before it ever has the chance to occur. (Psst… hear the good news?)

  • HBO
    Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds

    In this stand-up comedy special, the former TBS talk show host (and star of HBO’s Crashing) gabs about the key to happiness and the illogical nature of nightmares.

  • BBC America
    The Graham Norton Show

    Guests include Inferno‘s David S. Pumpkins Tom Hanks, Snowden‘s Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Olympic distance runner Mo Farah.

  • BBC America
    Doctor Who: The Power of the Daleks

    New time slot alert! The rebels take Polly prisoner; the Doctor discovers that all three Daleks have been reactivated.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Emma Stone returns for her third stint as host, with musical guest Shawn Mendes.