What to Watch on Saturday: Frosty the Snowman, Hunted Encore, Wedding Band, SNL & More

News & Notes

Get Frosty the Snowman on Blu-ray/DVD at AmazonTonight, NBC has The American Giving Award special.

Over on cable, CMT has the CMT Artists of the Year special, Comedy Central has a Gary Gulman: In This Economy comedy special, ESPN has the Heisman Trophy Presentation special and the documentary premiere of 30 for 30: You Don’t Know Bo, Hallmark Channel has the TV movie premiere of Come Dance With Me, Lifetime has the TV movie premiere of Holly’s Holiday, Nickelodeon has the series premiere of How to Rock, and Syfy has the TV movie premiere of 12 Disasters of Christmas.

Prime Picks

Frosty the Snowman (CBS): Repeat. The classic animated tale narrated by Jimmy Durante.
Frosty Returns (CBS): Repeat. The follow up animated tale narrated by Jonathan Winters.

Hunted (Cinemax): Repeat. Last night’s first season finale episode, “Snow Maiden,” replays. Plays again later.

Wedding Band (TBS): New. Tommy is trying to get back some stolen instruments and the band gets into it with a boy band. Plays twice.

Other Option

  • Castle (ABC): Repeat. The season five premiere episode, “After the Storm,” from earlier this season replays.

Sports Notes

  • CBS has college basketball action with Arkansas at Michigan followed by college football action today with Army vs. Navy.
  • ESPN has doubleheader college basketball action with Duke vs. Temple followed by Texas vs. UCLA.
  • ESPN2 has six college basketball games with Portland at Kentucky, Colorado at Kansas, Virginia Tech at West Virginia, Wisconsin at Marquette, Arizona at Clemson and Illinois at Gonzaga.
  • FOX has the UFC: Henderson vs. Diaz fight tonight. The prelims play earlier over on FX.
  • NBA TV has doubleheader action tonight.
  • NBC Sports has doubleheader college basketball with Northern Iowa at George Mason followed by Villanova at Pennsylvania.

Late Night

  • Dexter (Showtime): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “The Dark… Whatever,” replays. Plays earlier this evening as well.
  • Homeland (Showtime): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Broken Hearts,” replays. Plays earlier this evening as well.
  • Saturday Night Live (NBC): New. Jamie Foxx hosts with musical guest Ne-Yo.

Saturday TV Marathons

BBC America has five episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation today.
BET has 14 episodes of The Jamie Foxx Show.
Centric has 12 episodes of Girlfriends early.
gmc has 12 episodes of Moesha today.
TNT has five episodes of Law & Order early.
TV Land has 13 episodes of Three’s Company early followed by 13 episodes of Roseanne today.

What will you watch on Saturday?

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