It’s officially December, which means the holiday-themed TV shows and movies are coming in hot. This week’s slate kicks the season off right. From several Hallmark movies to a festive Tiffany Haddish comedy special and the third Christmas Prince movie, your queue is about to be bursting with holiday cheer. Lean in to it!
Below, all the TV shows and movies to watch this week. Don’t worry: They’re not all tied to the holidays.
Sunday, December 1
‘Lauren Gabriel leaves everything behind in Boston to embark on a new chapter in her life and career. But an unforeseen detour to the charming town of Grandon Falls has her discover unexpected new chapters – of the heart and of family – helping her to embrace, once again, the magic of Christmas.’
Monday, December 2
Making It: A holiday-themed season of this crafting series, hosted by Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman, kicks off tonight. 10 P.M. ET on NBC
Tuesday, December 3
Tiffany Haddish: Black Mitzvah: Haddish’s new comedy special lines up with her 40th birthday and features her musings on the milestone, womanhood, and more. Streaming on Netflix
Wednesday, December 4
87th Annual Christmas in Rockefeller Center: Because watching the tree get lit from your couch is way better than seeing it in person. In the freezing cold. 8 P.M. ET on NBC
Ghosting: The Spirit of Christmas: Below, Freeform’s official description for this new holiday rom-com. 9 P.M. ET on Freeform
“Ghosting: The Spirit of Christmas tells the quirky and heart-warming story of Jess (Aisha Dee), who goes on the greatest first date of her life, but inadvertently ‘ghosts’ Ben (Kendrick Sampson) when she tragically dies in a car accident on the way home. Stuck on Earth with no idea how to ascend, Jess will need the help of her best friend Kara (Kimiko Glenn), the only person who can still see and hear her.”
Thursday, December 5
A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby: In the third film from the Christmas Prince franchise, Queen Amber is pregnant with the heir to the Aldovian throne, but she’s determined to make his or her life as normal as possible. She wants her child to grow up without feeling the burden or responsibility of being a royal—much like what Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reportedly want for Archie. Streaming on Netflix
Friday, December 6
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Click here to find out all the tea on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’s third season, which has Midge hitting the road on tour while still trying to figure out her life at home. Streaming on Prime Video
Truth Be Told: Octavia Spencer stars as a true-crime podcast host who begins to question whether the articles she wrote about a murder led to an innocent man being put behind bars. Streaming on Apple+
Saturday, December 7
A Christmas Love Story: Below, the official description. 8 P.M. ET on Hallmark
“Kristin Chenoweth is a youth choir director who needs to write a big song for a Christmas Eve show but is distracted when a boy with a golden voice joins her choir, which comes as a surprise to his widowed father (Scott Wolf).”
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