What to Watch Today

Martin and Short Host SNL, Teegarden's Reunion and More

  • TBS, TNT, TruTV
    Capital One's The Match

    Three hours: Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy team up to face Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth in a 12-hole competition live from Pelican Golf Club in Belleair, Fla. (An interview with all four golfers precedes at 6 pm.)

  • Hallmark Channel
    Christmas Class Reunion

    TV-movie premiere: Two former classmates challenge each other while reuniting for their 15-year high school reunion at Christmastime; Aimee Teegarden (Friday Night Lights) and Tanner Novlan (The Bold and the Beautiful) star. (View holiday movie guide.)

  • Lifetime
    Kirk Franklin's The Night Before Christmas

    TV-movie premiere: A woman and her estranged daughter (Power‘s Naturi Naughton and Favorite Son‘s Lorea Turner) reconnect at church while seeking refuge from a Christmas Eve blizzard; choir director Kirk Franklin co-stars. (View holiday movie guide.)

  • GAC Family
    A Prince for the Holidays

    TV-movie premiere: When an aspiring musician (Cedar Cove‘s Cindy Busby) jokingly tells her family she’s dating a prince, she asks a friend (4 Nights in the Hamptons‘ Jilon VanOver) to impersonate one, not knowing the royal secret he’s hiding. (View holiday movie guide.)

  • The CW
    World's Funniest Animals

    Fall finale: Gilles Marini (Days of Our Lives) guest-stars to chat about all things animals.

  • HBO
    Atsuko Okatsuka: The Intruder

    One hour: The comedian riffs about the art of impressing teenagers, attending a Magic Mike Live show with her grandma and the alarming reactions she and her husband had to an unwanted intruder.

  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
    The Gift of Peace

    TV-movie premiere: A widow (Awkward.‘s Nikki Deloach) attends a support group for comfort during Christmastime; Brennan Elliott (UnREAL) co-stars. (View holiday movie guide.)

  • NBC
    SNL Vintage

    Tom Hanks hosts this Season 16 throwback from Dec. 8, 1990; Edie Brickell & New Bohemians perform.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Only Murders in the Building stars Steve Martin and Martin Short share hosting duties; Brandi Carlile performs. (Who’s hosting Dec. 17?)