Friday TV: The Vampire Diaries, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Van Helsing & More

by Jason the TVaholic on December 2, 2016

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News & Notes

Get the Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Soundtrack via Amazon MusicOn cable tonight, CMT has the CMT Crossroads: Alicia Keys and Maren Morris special and Hallmark Channel has the National Christmas Tree Lighting special.

In late night, IFC has the series finale of Comedy Bang! Bang! and HBO has the first season finale of Tracey Ullman’s Show.

On streaming, Amazon drops The Grand Tour S.1 Ep.3 and Netflix drops the complete first season of Pacific Heat as of this morning.

Next week, Amazon drops the complete third season of Mozart in the Jungle and Netflix drops the complete first season of Captive, the complete second season of Club de Cuervos, the complete second season of Fuller House and the complete first season of White Rabbit Project.

Prime Picks

The Vampire Diaries (The CW): New. Caroline will do whatever it takes to protect her family from Siren. Enzo can’t keep Sybil at bay.

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (The CW): New. A girls’ night doesn’t go the way Rebecca had hoped. Darryl and Maya find they have some things in common.

Van Helsing (Syfy): New. Vanessa and Mohamad run into trouble while on the way to a vampire controlled camp. Sheema finds something that could take down the Resistance. Plays again later.

Solid Selections

I Love Lucy Christmas Special (CBS): Repeat. Back-to-back colorized episodes, “The Christmas Episode” and “Lucy Gets in Pictures,” replay, where Lucy and Ricky talk about how things are different since the birth of Little Ricky former and Lucy dreams of being in the movies in the latter.

Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): New. Guy gets some “Brunch, Bologna and Burgers.” Runs 30 minutes. Plays again later.

Blue Bloods (CBS): Repeat. The “Help Me Help You” episode from last season replays.

Other Options

  • Insecure (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s first season finale episode, “Broken as F**k,” replays. Runs 30 minutes.
  • Westworld (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “The Well-Tempered Clavier,” replays.

Sports Notes

  • ESPN has doubleheader action tonight with the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Chicago Bulls followed by the Houston Rockets at the Denver Nuggets.
  • ESPN2 has the MAC Football Championship with Western Michigan vs. Ohio.
  • FOX has the Pac-12 Football Championship tonight with Colorado vs. Washington. #GoDawgs.

Late Night

  • The Walking Dead (AMC): Repeats. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Swear,” replays. Plays again later.

Friday TV Marathons

Blue Bloods (WGN America): Six episodes today.
Bones (TNT): Five episodes today.
Criminal Minds (ION): Has 14 episodes.
Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): Has 18 episodes tonight.
House (Cloo): Six episodes tonight.
Law & Order (SundanceTV): Has 11 episodes tonight and into late night.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (USA Network): Has 10 episodes today.
Modern Family (USA Network): Has 12 episodes tonight.
NCIS: Los Angeles (Cloo): Has 14 episodes today.
The Simpsons (FXX): Continues with episodes all day today and every day through Tuesday night, December 6th.
Star Trek (BBC America): Six episodes tonight that play twice.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (BBC America): Seven episodes today.

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