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Jonathan Majors Hosts SNL, One December Night and More

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On TV this Saturday: Jonathan Majors makes his Studio 8H debut, Bruce Campbell and Peter Gallagher rock on in One December Night, and Aimee Teegarden and Andrew Walker complete their Christmas Family Tree. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Ovation
    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    The search for a man’s murderer leads Frankie to an underground cabaret.

  • HBO

    A Chinese-American basketball player (newcomer Taylor Takahashi) balances his dream of going pro with his immigrant family’s pressure for him to earn a college scholarship; Taylour Paige (Zola) and Jorge Lendeborg Jr. (Wu-Tang: An American Saga) co-star.

  • GAC Family
    Christmas Time Is Here

    TV-movie premiere: A real estate agent (Van Helsing’s Rukiya Bernard) tries to convince her widowed dad (The Santa Stakeout’s Tom Pickett) not to sell their family resort; Dewshane Williams (In the Dark) co-stars. (Which Hallmark Queen is jumping ship for GAC Family?)

  • Hallmark Channel
    My Christmas Family Tree

    TV-movie premiere: A woman (Friday Night Lights’ Aimee Teegarden) meets her long-lost relatives during Christmastime; Andrew Walker (Christmas Tree Lane) and James Tupper (Big Little Lies) co-star. (View Holiday Movie Guide.)

  • Lifetime
    A Picture Perfect Holiday

    TV-movie premiere: Two photographers (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air‘s Tatyana Ali and Dear White People’s Henderson Wade) take a risk in order to share the holidays together. (View Holiday Movie Guide.)

  • The CW
    Whose Line Is It Anyway?

    Guest comic Greg Proops joins Ryan, Colin and Wayne.

  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
    One December Night

    TV-movie premiere: Two music managers (The Right Stuff’s Eloise Mumford and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Brett Dalton) navigate a rocky past while overseeing the televised reunion of their rock star dads (Burn Notice‘s Bruce Campbell and The O.C.‘s Peter Gallagher). (View Holiday Movie Guide.)

  • NBC
    SNL Vintage

    Liam Neeson hosts this Season 30 throwback that aired Nov. 13, 2004; Modest Mouse performs.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Jonathan Majors (Lovecraft Country, The Harder They Fall) hosts; Taylor Swift performs. (Who’s hosting next week?)

    On Nov. 13, 1976, The Carol Burnett Show‘s famous Gone With the Wind parody, “Went With the Wind!,” aired. (“I saw it in the window and I just couldn’t resist!”)