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‘A Charlie Brown Christmas,’ ‘Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town,’ ‘Olaf’s Frozen Adventure’: ABC’s full holiday programming schedule

'A Charlie Brown Christmas,' 'Santa Claus is Comin' to Town,' 'Olaf's Frozen Adventure': ABC's full holiday programming schedule
Your favourite holiday classics are on ABC from now till we ring in 2019.

Fan favourite A Charlie Brown Christmas will air early in December and re-air as we get nearer to the large day. The road-up additionally consists of Santa Claus Is Comin’ to City, Olaf’s Frozen Journey, new episodes of The Nice Christmas Mild Battle and a magical holiday celebration on the Disney theme parks.

MORE HOLIDAY PROGRAMMING: Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas

This is the ABC line-up for 25 Days of Christmas.

All occasions are Japanese Commonplace Time.

FRIDAY, DEC. 14

FRESH OFF THE BOAT – “Cousin Eddie” – The battle begins between mom and son when Eddie informs Jessica that he needs to spend Christmas with good friend Nicole in New York. However Jessica insists that custom prevails and he wants to spend the holiday with the household, so he does every part inside his energy to attempt to get her to crack and permit him to go. In the meantime, Louis and Evan do their greatest to attempt to assist an overwhelmed Emery determine on which one among his quite a few buddies to invite to the household’s Christmas Eve dinner. (Eight:00-Eight:30 p.m.)

SPEECHLESS – “J-I–JINGLE T-H–THON” – A Christmas tree hearth leads Maya to inform a small lie with massive penalties. In the meantime, Ray struggles to reside in Pepper’s shadow as Dylan twists the knife, and JJ encourages Kenneth to get up to his sisters (visitor stars Niecy Nash and Lisa Leslie), on the holiday episode of “Speechless.” (Eight:30-9:00 p.m.)

SATURDAY, DEC. 15

THE GREAT CHRISTMAS LIGHT FIGHT – “603/604” – (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/three/18) (Eight:00-10:00 p.m.)

SUNDAY, DEC. 16

THE SOUND OF MUSIC – The ABC Tv Community will air the Rodgers & Hammerstein cinematic treasure “The Sound of Music.” Rejoice the Oscar-winning basic with fashionable favorites “Edelweiss,” “My Favorite Things,” “Climb Every Mountain,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Sixteen Going on Seventeen,” “The Lonely Goatherd” and “The Sound of Music.” (7:00-11:00 p.m.)

MONDAY, DEC. 17
THE GREAT CHRISTMAS LIGHT FIGHT – Season Finale – “605/606” – “The Great Christmas Light Fight” showcases probably the most spectacular and over-the-top Christmas shows in America. (Eight:00-10:00 p.m.)

IN MEMORIAM – ABC NEWS – Hosted by “Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts and conceived by ABC late-night host Jimmy Kimmel, “The Year in Memoriam 2018” celebrates the legendary stars and icons the world misplaced this yr and the legacies they left behind. Roberts and Kimmel be a part of forces as soon as once more for a singular tribute to study extra about these beloved stars, by way of tales shared by these closest to them, together with Gladys Knight, Patti LaBelle, Smokey Robinson and Kelly Clarkson reflecting on the legendary Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin; Cindy McCain, Joe Lieberman and Lindsey Graham honoring politician and warfare hero John McCain; Loni Anderson, Marilu Henner, Lee Corso and John Schneider celebrating the long-lasting Burt Reynolds; Benedict Cumberbatch, Hank Azaria and Neil deGrasse Tyson memorializing physicist and pop-culture icon Stephen Hawking, in addition to Jeb Bush, Reba McEntire and Condoleezza Rice remembering the previous first woman Barbara Bush. (10:00-11:00 p.m.)

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 19

OLAF’S FROZEN ADVENTURE – (Rebroadcast. OAD: 11/29/18) (Eight:00-Eight:30 p.m.)

SHREK THE HALLS – DreamWorks Animation’s “Shrek the Halls,” a half-hour of leisure starring America’s favourite ogre and his pals, options the voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz and Antonio Banderas. Simply when Shrek thought he might lastly sit again, chill out and luxuriate in his fortunately ever after together with his new household, probably the most joyous of all holidays arrives. It is Christmas Eve and everybody is full of holiday cheer – apart from Shrek. He is not precisely the image of yuletide pleasure, however for the sake of Fiona and the youngsters, he tries to get into the spirit of issues as solely an ogre can. Sadly, everybody appears to have their very own concepts about what Christmas is all about, so when Donkey, Puss In Boots, Gingerbread Man and the entire gang attempt to take part on the enjoyable, Shrek’s plans for a comfortable household celebration find yourself spiraling into one really unforgettable Christmas. (Eight:30-9:00 p.m.)

THURSDAY, DEC. 20

A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS – (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/6/18) (Eight:00-9:00 p.m.)

THE GREAT AMERICAN BAKING SHOW: HOLIDAY EDITION – Season Finale – “Semi-Final and Final” – Six bakers stay for an additional week of decadent and scrumptious challenges, however in the long run, just one might be named “America’s Best Amateur Baker” on “The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition.” (9:00-11:00 p.m.)

FRIDAY, DEC. 21

I WANT A DOG FOR CHRISTMAS, CHARLIE BROWN! – “I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown!” facilities on ReRun, the lovable however ever-skeptical youthful brother of Linus and Lucy. It is Christmas trip and, as normal, ReRun’s massive sister is stressing him out, so he decides to flip to his greatest pal, Snoopy, for amusement and holiday cheer. Nevertheless, his trustworthy however unpredictable beagle companion has plans of his personal, giving ReRun purpose to ask Snoopy to invite his canine brother, Spike, for a go to. The forged of “I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown!” consists of Jimmy Bennett as ReRun, Adam Taylor Gordon as Charlie Brown, Ashley Rose Orr as Lucy Van Pelt, Corey Padnos as Linus Van Pelt, Hannah Leigh Dworkin as Sally, Nick Worth as Schroeder, Jake Miner as Pig Pen/Franklin, Kaitlyn Maggio because the little woman and Invoice Melendez as Snoopy. (Eight:00-9:00 p.m.)

THE GREAT CHRISTMAS LIGHT FIGHT – “607 – All Stars” – (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/10/18) (9:00-10:00 p.m.)

SATURDAY, DEC. 22

CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS – (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/10/18) (Eight:00-10:00 p.m.)

SUNDAY, DEC. 23

DISNEY PREP & LANDING – (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/13/18) (Eight:00-Eight:30 p.m.)

PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE – (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/13/18) (Eight:30-9:00 p.m.)

THE YEAR: 2018 – ABC NEWS – “The Year: 2018” is an entertaining two-hour take a look at probably the most iconic and memorable moments of 2018. Hosted by Robin Roberts and the award-winning group of ABC Information anchors together with George Stephanopoulos, Michael Strahan, Amy Robach and David Muir, “The Year: 2018” brings audiences a news-filled, star-studded take a look at probably the most unforgettable and unbelievable moments of the yr. The eighth annual community particular will ship an eye-opening, uplifting and sometimes hilarious take a look at the yr’s largest names, hottest developments and lowest moments. (9:00-11:00 p.m.)

MONDAY, DEC. 24

BEAUTY & THE BEAST – The 1991 basic animated movie options an epic journey with Belle, Beast and all of the characters you’re keen on and the music you will always remember. (Eight:00-10:00 p.m.)

TUESDAY, DEC. 25

DISNEY PARKS MAGICAL CHRISTMAS DAY PARADE – This Christmas, Disney Parks celebrates the enjoyment of the season as hosts Jordan Fisher and Sarah Hyland share this magical holiday custom with households across the globe. Co-hosted by Jesse Palmer, the Christmas Day celebration will probably be merrier than ever earlier than, bringing collectively the adored Christmas Day parade, particular musical performances, shock movie star visitors and heartwarming household tales to rejoice probably the most fantastic time of the yr. Becoming a member of the festivities as parade correspondents are Freeform’s “grown-ish” actor Trevor Jackson and star of Freeform’s upcoming collection “Good Trouble,” Cierra Ramirez. (10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EST, 9:00-11:00 a.m. CST/MST/PST; airtimes differ, examine listings)

THURSDAY, DEC. 27

HAPPY NEW YEAR, CHARLIE BROWN – The ABC Tv Community and the PEANUTS gang will ring within the new yr with the animated PEANUTS particular “Happy New Year, Charlie Brown,” created by late cartoonist Charles M. Schulz, together with “She’s a Good Skate, Charlie Brown.” In “Happy New Year, Charlie Brown,” the PEANUTS gang is ringing in 1986, and Marcie and Peppermint Patty are throwing an enormous New Yr’s Eve bash. Charlie Brown plans to have fun the holiday by curling up with an enormous e-book that weighs almost as a lot as he does, Tolstoy’s “War and Peace.” The guide’s weight does not cease him from lugging it to Lucy’s pre-party dance class, the place he cuts a imply rug with a rollicking Patty. With simply 1131 pages to go, Charlie Brown takes one other break, this time for the celebration, and summons the braveness to invite his real love, the little red-haired woman. She does not reply, however hapless Chuck exhibits up anyway – with Tolstoy in tow. Then, he settles down with the guide – on a porch swing in a snowstorm – and in so doing, misses the night’s huge shock. In “She’s a Good Skate, Charlie Brown,” catastrophe strikes as Peppermint Patty heads to her first main ice-skating competitors with coach Snoopy and trustworthy companion, Marcie, by her aspect. As all the time, the unassuming Woodstock flies in to save the day. (Eight:00-9:00 p.m.)

RUDOLPH’S SHINY NEW YEAR – It is Rudolph to the rescue when Completely satisfied, the Child New Yr, goes lacking, in “Rudolph’s Shiny New Year,” the basic Rankin/Bass stop-motion animated holiday particular. Father Time asks probably the most well-known reindeer of all, Rudolph, to discover the subsequent Child New Yr earlier than midnight on New Yr’s Eve. Pink Skelton narrates and voices Father Time, whereas Frank Gorshin and Morey Amsterdam additionally present voices for characters. (9:00-10:00 p.m.)

MONDAY, DEC. 31

DICK CLARK’S PRIMETIME NEW YEAR’S ROCKIN’ EVE WITH RYAN SEACREST – Ranked because the No. 1 music particular of 2017, “Dick Clark’s Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” returns this yr, marking the 47th anniversary of America’s largest celebration of the yr and probably the most watched annual New Yr’s custom. The particular will embrace 5 hours of particular performances and stories on New Yr’s celebrations from across the globe. Ryan Seacrest will function host and government producer of the prime-time festivities and lead the normal countdown to midnight from Occasions Sq. in New York Metropolis, as he has for the final 13 years, with reside onsite reporting from actress and comic Jenny McCarthy. Performers will probably be introduced quickly. (Starting at Eight p.m.)

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