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Chappelle Hosts SNL, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and More

Dave Chappelle on SNL

On TV this Saturday: Dave Chappelle returns to Studio 8H, a How I Met Your Mother alum learns to Never Kiss a Man in a Christmas Sweater, and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame honors new inductees. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC
    College Football

    Four games: Arizona State plays USC (at 12 pm, Fox); Florida takes on Georgia (3:30 pm, CBS); Clemson battles Notre Dame (7 pm, NBC); Stanford challenges Oregon (7:30 pm, ABC).

  • Lifetime Movie Network
    Dying for a Daughter

    TV-movie premiere: A terrifying car accident leaves a young woman (One Life to Live‘s Brittany Underwood) severely injured, prompting her already-struggling mom to hire a live-in nurse.

  • BBC America
    Earth's Great Seasons

    Docuseries premiere (80 minutes): The opportunities and challenges of each season are explored, including how they help transform the planet each and every year.

  • HBO
    Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Inductions

    Two hours: Inductees include Depeche Mode, The Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails, The Notorious B.I.G. and T. Rex; Dave Grohl, Miley Cyrus, Gwen Stefani, Ringo Starr, Jennifer Hudson and more appear.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Never Kiss a Man in a Christmas Sweater

    TV-movie premiere: Single mom Maggie (How I Met Your Mother‘s Ashley Williams) faces Christmas alone until Lucas (Eureka‘s Niall Matter) crashes her life and helps her tackle the holiday.

  • Fox
    Premier Boxing Champions Special

    Two hours: Top heavyweight contender Luis “King Kong” Ortiz takes on Alexander “The Great” Flores.

  • Lifetime
    A Welcome Home Christmas

    TV-movie premiere: Chloe (One Tree Hill‘s Jana Kramer) is paired up with veteran Michael (The Fosters‘ Brandon Quinn) to recruit military personnel for their town’s Army toy drive.

  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
    The Christmas Ring

    TV-movie premiere: A reporter’s (24‘s Nazneen Contractor) search for the love story behind an antique engagement ring begets her own love story; David Alpay (The Borgias) co-stars.

  • AMC
    Eli Roth's History of Horror

    Roth and his guests tackle cinema’s most chilling children.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts; Foo Fighters perform. (Watch John Mulaney highlights.)