What to Watch Today

Jason Momoa Hosts SNL, Alec Baldwin Show Burn-Off Begins, Versailles Ends and More

  • CBS
    College Football

    The Army Black Knights take on the Navy Midshipmen in this decades-old rivalry game.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Homegrown Christmas

    Original movie premiere: A romance is inevitably potentially rekindled when former high school sweethearts (Fuller House‘s Lori Loughlin and Continuum‘s Victor Webster) plan their alma mater’s Christmas dance. (Watch Fuller House Season 4 trailer.)

  • HBO
    Ready Player One

    Premium cable premiere: After the creator of a virtual reality dies, a teenager (X-Men: Apocalypse‘s Tye Sheridan) competes with thousands of players and a menacing corporation for control over the VR world; Olivia Cooke (Bates Motel), Ben Mendelsohn (The Outsider) and Simon Pegg (Mission Impossible) co-star. 

  • Lifetime
    Santa's Boots

    Original movie premiere: A woman (Smash’s Megan Hilty) volunteers at her family’s department store, where she falls for the handsome man (The Brave‘s Noah Mills) hired to play Santa.

  • NBC
    Love Letter to Gampy

    In this Dateline special, Jenna Bush Hager pays tribute to her late grandfather, former president George H.W. Bush.

  • CBS
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

    Encore presentation: Revisit the Island of Misfit Toys with Santa’s special sled-puller in this 1964 Rankin/Bass classic. (Frosty the Snowman follows at 9.)

  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
    Memories of Christmas

    Original movie premiere: A financial dealmaker (Grandfathered’s Christina Milian) returns home to sell her childhood house, and uses her skills to help save the local Christmas Charity Gala.

  • Ovation
    Versailles

    Series finale (90 minutes): With his family and country divided, Louis summons the Dauphin to save his jeopardized legacy.

  • ABC
    The Alec Baldwin Show

    Time slot premiere: Let the burn-off begin! Baldwin chats with Divorce star Sarah Jessica Parker.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Aquaman‘s Jason Momoa hosts, with musical guest Mumford & Sons. (Watch Claire Foy highlightswho’s hosting on Dec. 15?)