‘The Irishman,’ ‘Servant,’ ‘Harley Quinn’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week

 

 

MONDAY

Dancing with the Stars: A winner (? but are they really?) is crowned. Season finale. 7 p.m., ABC

Bluff City Law: This is the last episode the series has filmed so far. NBC hasn’t canceled it yet, but, guys, it’s not looking good. 9 p.m., NBC

Wrap Battle: This is a new gift-wrapping competition. This is also what happens when there are an infinite number of content providers. Series premiere. 8 p.m., Freeform

TUESDAY

Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Grand Ole Opry: Dolly Parton’s benevolent reign continues with a celebration of her first performance at the Grand Ole Opry. Performances by Dierks Bentley, Emmylou Harris, Chris Janson, Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum, Margo Price and Hank Williams Jr. 8 p.m., NBC

Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season: A look at the life and career of downhill badass Lindsey Vonn. 9 p.m., HBO

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?: Who’s hungry for rat? 7 p.m., TCM

WEDNESDAY

The Irishman: The Robert DeNiro/Al Pacino/Martin Scorsese Oscar bait is finally here. Netflix

Ellen’s Game of Games: Ellen is back with her wacky games. 7 p.m., NBC

A Saturday Night Live Thanksgiving Special: In which SNL finds an excuse to re-air Adam Sandler’s dumb Thanksgiving song. 8 p.m., NBC

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving: Listen, jelly beans and toast sound great but quick question: where are these children’s parents? 7 p.m., ABC

THURSDAY

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: Here comes Santa and a bunch of corporate logos! 9 a.m., NBC

Servant: This show is the reason I’m finally subscribing to Apple TV+. Seriously. Series premiere. Apple TV+

The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration: Basically a two-hour ad for the parks. 7 p.m., ABC

The Wizard of Oz: BACK IN MY DAY ALERT: When I was little, Thanksgiving was the only day of the year you could watch this particular movie. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ 7:15 p.m., TBS

The Godfather Parts I & II: In case you need something other than football and arguing with your aunt about politics to get you through the day. 4:30 p.m., IFC

FRIDAY

The Report: Adam Driver stars as a Congressional staffer tasked with looking into the CIA’s use of torture of terrorist suspects following 9/11. Amazon

Harley Quinn: She’s animated and she has a potty mouth. Series premiere. DC Universe

Penn & Teller: Merry Fool Us: A holiday-themed edition of the magic show. 8 p.m., The CW

The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show: Fred Armisen, Camila Cabello, James Corden, Zooey Deschanel, Lana Del Rey, Leon Bridges, andTroye Sivan all perform. Amazon

Kinky Boots: The Broadway show for those of us who didn’t get a chance to see it in person. 8 p.m., PBS

Frosty the Snowman: Put on that magic hat, Frosty. 7 p.m., CBS

SATURDAY

It’s a Wonderful Life: “Buffalo gals, won’t you come out tonight … ” 7 p.m., NBC

Shazam!: This is not the Sinbad movie that does not actually exist. 7 p.m., HBO

The Twisted Nanny: Lifetime movies come in there flavors: 1. Christmas, 2. that man is going to kill you, and 3. SOME BITCH IS TRYING TO STEAL YOUR LIFE. This movie is flavor number three. 7 p.m., LMN

SUNDAY

Brain Games: Keegan Michael-Key hosts the reboot of the mind-twisty series. Season premiere. 8 p.m., NGC

NCIS: Los Angeles: A black ops agent seeks revenge on Hetty in the 250th episode. 250! 8:30 p.m., CBS

Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town: This is the one with Burgermeister Meisterburger.  7 p.m., ABC

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