NBC Continues its Slate of Festive Programs for December 17 through January 1

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12 December 2018
Saturday Night Live: Best of Christmas, I
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NBC's Holiday Specials
Monday, December 17 at 10 PM ET on NBC

           The continuing schedule includes programs like It’s a Wonderful Life, Pentatonix: A Not So Silent Night, Timeless finale, holiday edition of America’s Got Talent, Darci Lynne: My Hometown Christmas Special) and everything in between. Also back is the classic cartoon How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
          Below are the full slate of NBC holiday specials, concluding with the Tournament of Roses Parade on January 1, from Pasadena, California.
Monday, December 17
America’s Got Talent
(10-11 p.m.; repeat Friday, Dec. 21 at 8 p.m.)
A holiday edition of the #1 alternative series on television.
Wednesday, December 19
Hollywood Game Night (9 p.m.)
Celebrities will partake in such games as “Block This Way,” “Four-Letter Words,”’ “Popped Quiz,” “Back to Back” and “7 Seconds of Fame.”
Thursday, December 20
Timeless (8-10 p.m.)
The series finale promises fans an epic, unforgettable thrill ride through the past, present and future, with a healthy dose of Christmas spirit.

NBC Seasonal Specials
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Monday, December 24
It’s a Wonderful Life (8-11 p.m.)
Nothing says Christmas like the classic 1947 Jimmy Stewart film from director Frank Capra.
Christmas Eve Mass (11:30 p.m.-1 a.m.)
Viewers will be able to watch the Pope Francis-led mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome.
Tuesday, December 25
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (8 p.m.) 
The animated holiday classic returns.
Movie: How the Grinch Stole Christmas (8:30-11 p.m.)
The #1 highest-rated movie on the broadcast networks last season.
Saturday Night Live: Best of Christmas, ICourtesy of NBCUniversal
Monday, December 31
NBC News Special: A Toast to 2018! (8-10 p.m.)
The highlights and newsmakers of 2018 are brought to the fore in this year-end review.
NBC’s New Year’s Eve
(10-11 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.)
Live from Times Square in the heart of New York, the most famous live New Year’s Eve party in America will be a spectacular celebration to wrap up 2018 with show-stopping celebrity guests, unforgettable musical performances and, of course, the heart-pounding, iconic ball drop.
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
130th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade (Live) 
(11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. ET / 8:30 a.m.-10 a.m. PT)
The New Year’s Day tradition continues as marching bands and beautifully crafted floats stroll down Colorado Blvd. in Pasadena. Calif.
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