Monday TV: American Country Awards, Sing-Off Christmas, The Closer, Candy Queen
Dec 05 2011 08:59 am ET
You have several options for television viewing tonight. There are Christmas specials galore, including a benchmark for The Closer. Fox has the American Country Awards and TLC has a new workplace reality show. Here's what's on TV Monday.
On the holiday front, the first item of note is the annual airing of A Charlie Brown Christmas at 8pm on ABC. On NBC you can catch up with the winning groups from three seasons of The Sing-Off on a two-hour Christmas special, starting at 8pm. TNT's The Closer celebrates 100 episodes with an episode titled "You Have the Right to Remain Jolly," airing at 9pm.
Despite last year's so-so ratings, Fox will host the second annual American Country Awards at 8pm. This audience-voted celebration will be hosted by Trace Adkins and Kristin Chenoweth. Scheduled to appear are Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, plus American Idol's Scotty McCreery, Lauren Alaina and Jordin Sparks.
Cable has three notable premieres tonight. VH1 has the candid celebreality show T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle opening with back-to-back episodes at 9pm. Over on TLC, frequent Real Housewives recapper Sandra Smith's latest project Candy Queen debuts at 10pm. Finally, Love Games: Bad Girls Need Love Too is back for a third season on Oxygen at 10pm.
Mike McComb – TVLatest.com
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