Friday TV: A Christmas Story Marathon, Insecure Encore, Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives Repeats and More

News & Notes

Get Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives Episodes on Amazon VideoOn cable tonight, Lifetime has the TV movie premiere of Hot Chocolate Holiday.

On streaming, as of this morning, Amazon has The Expanse S.6 Ep.3 and the first season finale of The Wheel of Time, Apple TV+ has the series finale of Dickinson, Hulu drops the fourth and final season of Cardinal, and Netflix drops the second season of Daughter From Another Mother and the first season of The Silent Sea.

Next Friday, Netflix drops the fourth season of Cobra Kai and the first season of Stay Close.

Prime Picks

Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): New. Guy gets some “Handy Helpings.” Plays again later. Has 16 repeat episodes right before.
Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): Repeat. Guy gets “Burger, Bacon and BBQ.” Plays again later. Six repeat episodes right after.

Insecure (HBO Signature): Repeat. The eighth episode, “Choices, Okay?!,” of Season 5 replays. Runs 29 minutes.
Insecure (HBO Signature): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Out, Okay?!,” replays. Runs 31 minutes. Plays again later on HBO.

Succession (HBO2): Repeat. The third season finale episode, “All the Bells Say,” replays. Starts 20 minutes after the hour and runs 70 minutes.

Solid Selections

Olaf’s Frozen Adventure (ABC): Repeat. The animated holiday special from 2017.
Shrek the Halls (ABC): Repeat. The animated holiday special from 2007.

Yellowjackets (SHO2): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Saints,” replays. Plays again later on Showtime.

Dexter: New Blood (SHO2): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Skin of Her Teeth,” replays. Plays again later on Showtime.

Other Options

  • Disney Prep & Landing (ABC): Repeat. The animated holiday special from 2009.
  • Disney Prep & Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice (ABC): Repeat. The animated holiday special from 2011.
  • Frosty the Snowman (Freeform): Repeat. The animated holiday special from 1969.
  • Rudolph the Red-Nose Reindeer (Freeform): Repeat. The animated holiday special from 1964.
  • Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town (Freeform): Repeat. The animated holiday special from 1970.

Late Night

  • Condor (ePix): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episodes, “The Road We Take,” replays. The seven previous episodes replay earlier in the day.
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Igor, Gregor & Timor,” replays. Runs 40 minutes.

Friday TV Marathons

A Christmas Story (tbs): Plays 12 times over 24 hours starting tonight.
A Christmas Story (TNT): Plays 12 times over 24 hours starting tonight starting an hour after it starts on tbs so it starts every hour on one cabler or the other for 24 hours.
A Different World (TV One): Has 22 episodes tonight into late night.
Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): Has 24 episodes.
The Facts of Life (Logo): Has 10 episodes tonight.
Friends (Nickelodeon): Nine episodes tonight into late night.
Friends (tbs): Has 11 episodes today.
Impractical Jokers… (truTV): Has 24 episodes tonight into late night.
Last Man Standing (CMT): Has 20 episodes.
Mama’s Family (Logo): Has 20 episodes tonight into late night.
Martin (VH1): Has 12 episodes tonight.
NCIS: New Orleans (TNT): Seven episodes today.
The Office (Comedy Central): All the Christmas episodes play multiple times.
Shameless (SHO2): All 14 Season 9 episodes.
White Christmas (SundanceTV): Plays eight times starting today into tomorrow.

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