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

Tuesday, July 16

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Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of July 15)

Tuesday, July 16

  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony guest hosts Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Lisa Kudrow (HouseBroken/Web Therapy/The Comeback/Friends/Mad About You) - Catch Lisa on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Sam Richardson (The Afterparty/HouseBroken/Detroiters/Veep) - Sam appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Kristen Schaal (What We Do in the Shadows/The Last Man on Earth/Bob's Burgers/Flight of the Conchords) and Flula Borg (Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin) - Kristen and Flula are guests on After Midnight at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Glen Powell (Scream Queens) and Gina Rodriguez (Not Dead Yet) - E! News has interviews with Glen and Gina at 11pm on E!.
  • Ken Jeong (Dr. Ken/Community) - Ken talks about Prime Video's My Spy: The Eternal City on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. He chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Jada Pinkett Smith (A Different World) - Jada talks about about the buzz surrounding the release of her memoir, growing up in a chaotic environment, and getting married at 25 after getting pregnant with son Jaden on a repeat of The Drew Barrymore Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kylie Cantrall (Gabby Duran & the Unsittables) - Kylie talks about Disney+'s Descendants: The Rise of Red on ABC's GMA 3: What You Need to Know at 1pm.
  • Meagan Good (Cousin Skeeter/Raising Dad) - Meagan talks about Prime Video's Divorce in the Black on Access Daily with Mario & Kit, so check your local listings.


New on DVD/Blu-ray

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. - The Complete Series (Blu-ray) Too Close for Comfort - The Complete Series Check It Out! - The Complete Series The Jeffersons - The Complete Series (2024 Release) Welcome Back, Kotter - The Complete Series (2024 Release)

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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)
05/21 - Frasier (2023) - Season One
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06/11 - Welcome Back, Kotter - The Complete Series (2024 Release)
07/05 - Letterkenny - Season 12 (Final Season)
07/30 - Ted Lasso - The Richmond Way (The Complete Series) (Blu-ray) (DVD)
09/17 - Bewitched - The Complete Series - 60th Anniversary Special Edition (Blu-ray)
09/24 - Friends - The Complete Series (4K Ultra HD)
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10/08 - Curb Your Enthusiasm - The Complete Twelfth Season / The Complete Series

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