‘Marvel’s Runaways,’ ‘Godless,’ ‘The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade,’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week


David Letterman: The Mark Twain Prize: Letterman did not invent late night, but he is responsible for shaping our modern comedic landscape. Watch other comedians celebrate him. 8 p.m., PBS

Baltimore Rising: A documentary that follows the aftermath of Freddie Gray’s death, as activists, police officers and community leaders struggle to hold Baltimore together. 7 p.m., HBO

The Real Housewives of Orange County: Reunion time. 8 p.m., Bravo


Marvel’s Runaways: The newest entry in the overstuffed superhero genre. Hulu

Dancing with the Stars: Some D-lister wins the disco ball trophy. 8 p.m., ABC

Chicago Med: Season premiere. 9 p.m., NBC


Godless: Jeff Daniels and Merritt Wever star in Steven Soderbergh’s new western series. Netflix

A Saturday Night Live Thanksgiving Special: A bunch of turkey sketches. Or sketches that were turkeys. That’s just a very good joke right there. 8 p.m., NBC

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving: Pass the toast and jelly beans. 7 p.m., ABC


The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: YOU CAN NOT EAT TURKEY WITHOUT BALLOONS. 9 a.m, NBC

She’s Gotta Have It: Spike Lee has turned his first movie into a series. Netflix

The Godfather marathon: I am never going to not mention when these movies are on. 4:30 p.m., AMC

Anne of Green Gables: The Good Star: For the ginger fans out there. 7 p.m., PBS


Grammy’s Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special: A look at the ceremony and the winners. BUT NOT THE LOSERS BECAUSE THEY LOST. 8 p.m., CBS

Frosty the Snowman & Frosty Returns: You don’t have time to digest your Thanksgiving dinner before Christmas smacks you right in the face. 7 p.m., CBS

Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town: In like a month. 7 p.m., ABC


Robbie the Reindeer: Who the hell is Robbie? 7 p.m., CBS

The Story of Santa Claus: There are so many different versions of his story at this point, who even knows what the truth is. 8 p.m., CBS

Back to the Future marathon: Can Doc send us back to November 8, 2016, please? 9:30 p.m., TBS

Harry Potter marathon: The first half of a two-day marathon. 6 a.m., Freeform


The 66th Miss Universe Pageant: Sigh. 6 p.m., Fox

Harry Potter marathon: True story: I took my younger son to Universal Studios this summer and when I walked into Diagon Alley, I burst into happy tears and was mocked by an employee wearing a witch hat. 6 a.m., Freeform

Taken marathon: Liam Neeson’s on the phone for you. 8 p.m., FX

Top Gun: In case you have a need for speed. 8 p.m., StarzEncore

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