On TV this Saturday: Scarlett Johansson returns to Studio 8H, CBS airs a pair of holiday classics and Ashanti sings a Christmas Winter Song. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
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TV-movie premiere: When a novice matchmaker (Haven‘s Emily Rose) vows to find her boss the perfect date, an ex throws a wrench in her plans.
A Christmas Winter Song
TV-movie premiere: A Christmas shop owner (pop singer Ashanti) helps a homeless jazz singer reunite with his family ahead of the town’s concert.
TV-movie premiere: A recently dumped woman (Good Witch‘s Brittany Bristow) enlists an actor (General Hospital’s Matt Cohen) to play her boyfriend for Christmas — but then discovers he’s (gasp!) Jewish. (Hallmark’s other “Hanukkah” movie, Double Holiday, airs next Saturday.)
Most Likely to Murder
TV-movie premiere: A woman (Arrow‘s Madison McLaughlin) suffers a trauma, then grapples with the lengths she’s willing to go to win a school superlative.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Revisit the Island of Misfit Toys with Santa’s special sled-puller in this 1964 Rankin/Bass classic.
Christmas in Montana
TV-movie premiere: Sara (Life Goes On‘s Kellie Martin) travels to Montana to help Travis (Eureka’s Colin Ferguson) save both his ranch and Christmas!
Frosty the Snowman
Comedian Jackie Vernon voices the titular snowman, who sets off for the North Pole to keep from melting in this 1969 classic. (Frosty Returns follows at 9:30.)