Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Antenna TV and Rewind TV's Holiday Marathons; The Santa Clauses Special Airings on ABC and Disney Channel

New Year's Day Fresh Start Marathon

We gave you details on Antenna TV's holiday marathons, but we will recap those and also give details on what sister network Rewind TV is doing! Kick-off your 2023 by resolving to watch the "New Year's Day Fresh Start Marathon" on Antenna TV starting at 5am ET and featuring the first episodes of your favorite classic shows. Who could forget the moment Jeannie first came out of her bottle, or when Jack first met the girls in Apartment 201, and when you first heard George and Weezy argue? Refresh your memory and rediscover some classic first television moments, from The Burns and Allen Show to Family Ties. Antenna TV's "New Year's Day Fresh Start Marathon" airs Sunday, January 1 starting at 5am ET. View the full Antenna TV Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Eve marathons details as well that we previously mentioned.

Drew Carey's New Year's Eve Party

Rewind TV will also celebrate the holidays on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. It starts off on Saturday, December 24 with a Christmas Eve marathon of holiday episodes beginning at 9am ET with holiday episode blocks of The Facts of Life, Diff'rent Strokes, 227, Sabrina the Teenage Witch and more. On Christmas Day, it's Christmas Through the Years starting with Mork & Mindy from 1978 at 8am and ending with The Drew Carey Show at 12:30am from 1995. On Saturday, December 31, straight from Cleveland, it's Drew Carey's New Year's Eve Party starting at 8pm ET with episodes of The Drew Carey Show through 3am! And finally on New Year's Day, it's all first episodes through 20 years starting with Mork & Mindy from 1978 through Becker from 1998! View the full episode schedule for all events!


The Santa Clauses

Ho Ho Ho! Christmas time is on its way. And the Clauses have a few announcements too big for Santa's sleigh. Disney+ announced a season two greenlight for the Original series The Santa Clauses, following its first season finale. Disney Legend Tim Allen will executive-produce and continue in the beloved role of Santa/Scott Calvin and Elizabeth Mitchell will reprise her role as Mrs. Claus/Carol from Walt Disney Pictures' blockbuster franchise. In season one of The Santa Clauses Scott Calvin returns after being Santa Claus for nearly thirty years, and he's as jolly as ever. But as Christmas declines in popularity, so does his Santa magic. Scott struggles to keep up with the demands of the job, as well as being there for his family. Upon discovering there is a way to retire from his post, Scott considers stepping down as Santa Claus and finding a worthy successor so that he can become a better father and husband. Season one, which premiered on November 16, is currently streaming on Disney+.

The next announcement is for you who haven't watched yet! An opportunity to watch Disney+ The Santa Clauses is coming soon to bring joy to your home without leaving your living room. You too can catch the holiday spirit with the first two episodes on various Disney-owned networks. ABC: Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, at 3:30 p.m. EST / 12:30 p.m. PST. Disney Channel: Christmas Day, Dec. 25 at 7 p.m. EST/PST. All episodes are currently streaming on Disney+. Last weekend Freeform ans FX aired the first 2 episodes - Freeform: Friday, Dec. 16, at 8 p.m. EST/PST (following a special marathon of the Santa Clause movie trilogy). FX: Saturday, Dec. 17, at 8 p.m. EST/PST.


Sitcoms Airing Tonight / Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows

Monday, April 15

The Neighborhood - "Welcome to the Stand-Off" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Gemma and Tina are at odds with one another and Dave and Calvin try to bring them back together. Meanwhile, Marty is sick and not handling it well, so Malcolm fills in for him and goes to a baby class with Courtney.

Bob Hearts Abishola - "Diamonds Are Made to Sparkle" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Bob second-guesses selling MaxDot, a new buyer presents a compelling offer. Also, the prospect of new wealth has Abishola stuck between her conservative nature to hide it and Nigerian pressure to flaunt it.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 15)

Monday, April 15

  • Alan Ritchson (Blue Mountain State) - Watch Alan on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35pm on NBC.
  • Walton Goggins (The Righteous Gemstones/The Unicorn/Vice Principals) - Walton appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Sara Bareilles (Girlseva) - Sara is a guest on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen at 10pm on Bravo.
  • Vanessa Lachey (Truth Be Told/Dads) - Vanessa appears on E! News at 11pm on E!.
  • Rebecca Wisocky (Ghosts) - Rebecca will be on CBS Mornings some time between 7-9am.
  • George Lopez (Lopez vs Lopez/Lopez/Saint George/George Lopez) and Mayan Lopez (Lopez vs Lopez) - NBC's Today catches up with Goerge and Mayan in the 9am hour. They chat with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Kyra Sedgwick (Call Your Mother/Brooklyn Nine-Nine) - Kyra talks about All of Me on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Valerie Bertinelli (Hot in Cleveland/CafĂ© Americain/Sydney/One Day at a Time) - Valerie is joining Drew and Ross Mathews at the news desk to cover stories like Sofia Vergara's one rule for dating after her divorce and the study that says the shower is the only place where women say they get me time. Then, Valerie is joining Drew in the kitchen to make a lazy no bake lasagna on The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Rocky Carroll (Roc/Welcome to New York) - Rocky talks about NCIS on Access Daily with Mario & Kit, so check your local listings.
  • Jermaine Fowler (Superior Donuts) - Jermaine talks about his film The Sing on Access Daily with Mario & Kit, so check your local listings.
  • The Cast of NCIS - Gary Cole, Sean Murray, Rocky Carroll and Vanessa Lachey celebrate NCIS’ 1000th episode on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.


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Father Knows Best - The Complete Series Three's Company - The Official 40th Anniversary Collection Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. - The Complete Series (Blu-ray) Too Close for Comfort - The Complete Series Check It Out! - The Complete Series

12/05 - Father Knows Best - The Complete Series
12/05 - The Odd Couple - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
12/12 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - The Complete Series
12/12 - Looney Tunes Collector's Choice - Volume 2 (Blu-ray)
12/12 - That Girl - The Complete Series
12/15 - Letterkenny - Season 11
12/19 - The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet - The Official Restored Complete Series
12/22 - Three's Company - The Official 40th Anniversary Collection (includes The Ropers and Three's a Crowd)
01/09 - South Park - Seasons 11-15 (Blu-ray)
01/16 - Ghosts (UK) - Season Five
02/13 - Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
02/27 - The Really Loud House - Season One
03/12 - Ghosts (UK) - The Complete Series
03/12 - Looney Tunes Collector's Choice - Volume 3 (Blu-ray)
03/12 - Rick and Morty - Season 7 (Blu-ray Steelbook) (Blu-ray) (DVD)
04/03 - Too Close for Comfort - The Complete Series (VEI)
04/08 - Check It Out! - The Complete Series (VEI)

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