On TV this Friday: Ryan Reynolds and Will Ferrell put a Spirited spin on a Dickens classic, Kristen Bell and Ben Platt play Allison Janney’s children, Jason Momoa embarks to Slumberland and Amy Adams is feeling Disenchanted. Here are 18 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern. (Also check out our weekly TVLine-Up of premieres and finales, plus our monthly streaming guide.)
What to Watch Today
Spirited, Disenchanted and People We Hate at the Wedding, Joni Mitchell Tribute and More
Best in Snow
The special challenges five teams to transform 10-foot, 20-ton blocks of snow into beautiful creations inspired by iconic Disney titles; Tituss Burgess hosts; Kermit and Frog and DCapella perform.
Blue's Big City Adventure
Movie premiere: Steve, Joe and Josh work together to solve Blue’s Clues in the Big Apple. (Watch trailer.)
Season 3 finale: With Owen’s “I Heart the Park” campaign in full swing, Bitsy schemes to cement her political influence.
Movie premiere: Maya Rudolph plays the villainess in the long-awaited Enchanted sequel, featuring original film stars Amy Adams, Patrick Dempsey, Idina Menzel and James Marsden. (Watch trailer.)
Season 6 premiere (all eight episodes): The students at Las Encinas strive for love, revenge and millions of followers. In other words, nothing much has changed.
The Great British Baking Show
The Season 13 (aka “Collection 10”) finale and the first two episodes of GBBO: Holidays Season 5 are now streaming.
Part 2 premiere (all eight episodes): After Rand regains control of Cognito Inc., Reagan gets revenge at a Burning Man-style gathering of secret societies.
Mickey: The Story of a Mouse
From the minds behind Won’t You Be My Neighbor? comes a new documentary that examines the cultural significance of the nearly 100-year-old cartoon mouse.
Streaming premiere: Jordan Peele re-teams with Get Out‘s Daniel Kaluuya for his latest sci-fi nightmare; Keke Palmer co-stars. (How to Stream!)
The People We Hate at the Wedding
Movie premiere: Struggling American siblings (played by Kristen Bell and Ben Platt) reluctantly agree attend the wedding of their wealthy half-sister (Rings of Power‘s Cynthia Addai-Robinson) in the English countryside, alongside their mom (Allison Janney).
Movie premiere: Jason Momoa plays a larger-than-life outlaw who accompanies a young orphan through a land of dreams to find a precious pearl that will grant her greatest wish; Kyle Chandler co-stars.
Movie premiere: Ryan Reynolds flips the script on A Christmas Carol, with a little help from Will Ferrell as the Ghost of Christmas Present; Octavia Spencer also stars. (Watch trailer.)
Also streaming Friday: New episodes of Acapulco, The Mosquito Coast, Mythic Quest and Shantaram (Apple TV+) and The Peripheral (Prime Video).
Lopez vs. Lopez
Mayan fibs about speaking Spanish to be seen as a “real” Lopez in George’s eyes. (Get Young Rock casting scoop/first look!)
Pitches include an artisan cheese and charcuterie board delivery business, and a subscription-based product line designed to keep cars vibin’ while one drives.
Bode and Jake put aside their differences to make a daring, cliffside rescue; Sharon reveals devastating news to Bode.
Next at the Kennedy Center: A Joni Mitchell Songbook
The Rebecca Pearson-approved special highlights the genre-defying influence of the nine-time Grammy winner; Lalah Hathaway, Renée Fleming, Jimmie Herrod, Raul Midón and Aoife O’Donovan perform.
The Last Cowboy
Season 3 premiere: Reiners compete at The RFAM ShootOut; new faces find themselves right behind the highest ranking riders.
Real Time With Bill Maher
Season 20 finale: Guests include Friends‘ Matthew Perry, CNN anchor Laura Coates and social psychologist Jonathan Haidt.