News

CHRISTMAS TV: Holiday programs airing this weekend

CHRISTMAS TV: Holiday programs airing this weekend

CHRISTMAS CLASSIC: Frosty, that "jolly, happy soul" whose old silk hat full of magic has turned him into a musical Christmas legend, once again demonstrates his unique showmanship in "Frosty the Snowman," the popular animated musical special narrated by Jimmy Durante, to be rebroadcast Friday, Dec. 8. Photo: Associated Press

A look at the holiday specials and movies airing this weekend. Check local listings for times and channel information.

Friday, Dec. 6
“Frosty’s Winter Wonderland,” ABC Family (cartoon; the world’s most famous snowman)
“Frosty the Snowman,” CBS (cartoon classic; Frosty comes to life)
“Yes, Virginia,” CBS (animated telling of the holiday classic)

Sunday, Dec. 8
“Santa Baby,” ABC Family (movie; Jenny McCarthy wants to know if you’ve been naughty or nice?)
“Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe,” ABC Family (movie; sequel)
“The Mistle-Tones,” ABC Family (TV show)
“Holidaze,” ABC Family (TV show)

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in September

netflix

A long holiday weekend is the perfect time to binge watch.

in Entertainment

Ed Skrein takes over driving seat in ‘The Transporter Refueled’

16-overlay5

Action thriller franchise "The Transporter" is back with a fourth installment and a new star, with British actor Ed Skrein stepping into the black suit of lead character, former special ops mercenary Frank Martin.

in Music

Gene Simmons Steps Up Internet Security After Police Raid

kiss

Kiss rocker Gene Simmons has stepped up his Internet security after police raided his home in a bid to trace an offender who downloaded child porn using the star’s wireless network.

in Entertainment

Disney unveils Star Wars toys amid marketing blitz

toys

The release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing "Force".

in Lifestyle

The high price of turning your dog into a foodie

DOGFOODIE

The gourmet pet food on the shelves these days is hardly the tasteless kibble of yore.