Scoop: NBC's Primetime Schedule, 12/18-1/6

Scoop: NBC's Primetime Schedule, 12/18-1/6 "THE VOICE"

"RECAP: LIVE FINALE PERFORMANCES"

ORIGINAL

12/18/2018 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Tuesday) : RECAP: LIVE FINALE PERFORMANCES - In anticipation of the season finale, relive the artists' final performances as they sing one last time for the title of "The Voice." During this one-hour special, check in live with host Carson Daly ("TODAY Show"), A-list guests and the final four artists as they prepare for the live finale. Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton star as the celebrity panel of coaches.

"THE VOICE"

"LIVE FINALE, PART 2"

ORIGINAL

12/18/2018 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : LIVE SEASON FINALE AND WINNER IS REVEALED - It's the season finale of "The Voice," and host Carson Daly ("TODAY Show") will reveal who America has chosen to be the winner. The star-studded season finale will feature special performances by Grammy Award-winning Voice coaches Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Clarkson, John Legend, Dierks Bentley, Halsey, Marshmello and Bastille, Panic! At The Disco and Season 14 winner Brynn Cartelli, as well as special musical collaborations with the Top 4 finalists. Fan-favorite contestants also return for unforgettable performances. Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton star as the celebrity panel of coaches

TV-PG L

"NBC SPECIALS"

"PENTATONIX: A NOT SO SILENT NIGHT"

REPEAT

12/19/2018 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) : On their third holiday special with NBC, Pentatonix embarks on an unforgettable journey throughout Las Vegas, making stops along the legendary Strip including the iconic Caesars Palace and the stunning Eiffel Tower at Paris Las Vegas. Joining Pentatonix are some of the top names in entertainment, including "Voice" coach and one of the biggest-selling artists of all time, Kelly Clarkson; multi-platinum selling resident headliners from Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino the Backstreet Boys; Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Maren Morris; master illusionists Penn & Teller performing nightly at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino; and more.

TV-PG

"NBC SPECIALS"

"DARCI LYNNE: MY HOMETOWN CHRISTMAS"

REPEAT

12/19/2018 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : "America's Got Talent" season 12 champion Darci Lynne Farmer celebrates the holidays Oklahoma style with special guests Kristin Chenoweth, Toby Keith, Hunter Hayes, Pentatonix and violinist Lindsey Stirling, along with "AGT" judges Simon Cowell, Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum and Mel B.

TV-G

"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"GAME OF GAMES HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR"

REPEAT

12/19/2018 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : Ellen mixes laughably naughty with playfully nice in this special holiday edition. Get ready for a festive night of fun and hilarious games including "It's a Wonderful Wife," "Danger Word," "Blindfolded Musical Packages," "Dizzy Dasher," "Know or Go" and "Hot Hands." Stephen "tWitch" boss serves as announcer.

TV-PG

"TIMELESS"

"THE MIRACLE OF CHRISTMAS PART I/II"

ORIGINAL

12/20/2018 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Thursday) : Series Finale

As Christmas arrives in the Bunker, the Time Team is inspired by a visit from their future selves to find a way to try to save Rufus (Malcolm Barrett). But when the Mothership jumps to 1848 California, they're forced to put those plans on hold and chase Rittenhouse back to the Gold Rush, where they encounter one of the era's most dangerous villains. Then chasing the Mothership to Korea in the winter of 1950, our team helps a stranded, pregnant refugee attempt to escape a tragic fate. Stuck with no way out, our team faces its toughest challenge yet, and in the process, come to terms with their feelings for each other. Also starring Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Goran Višnjic, Sakina Jaffrey, Paterson Joseph and Claudia Doumit.

TV-PG D, L, V

"NBC SPECIALS"

"DEAL OR NO DEAL: HAPPY HOWIE DAYS"

REPEAT

12/20/2018 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : Howie Mandel's hit game show is back after 10 years and he's offering up the possibility of a $1 million holiday present. A family who has overcome all odds, an incredible adoption story and a player who pushes the limits to bring life-changing money home for the holidays. The series premieres Wednesday, Dec. 5 on CNBC.

TV-PG

"MIDNIGHT, TEXAS"

"PATIENCE IS A VIRTUE"

ORIGINAL

12/21/2018 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Friday) : Manfred and Kai team up against a common foe. Olivia and Bobo search for a way to bring Fiji back to their side. Joe gets a surprising visitor.

TV-14 D, V

"NBC SPECIALS"

"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT: A HOLIDAY OF CHAMPIONS"

REPEAT

12/21/2018 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Friday) : Terry Crews, host of "America's Got Talent: The Champions," takes viewers on a festive journey celebrating a variety of previous AGT contestants, including magicians, singers, danger acts and more. The special also features Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Mel B and Howie Mandel.

"DATELINE NBC"

"FR2813"

ORIGINAL

12/21/2018 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :

"DATELINE SATURDAY NIGHT MYSTERY"

"SA2813"

ORIGINAL

12/22/2018 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Saturday) :

"SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE"

"TBA"

ORIGINAL

12/22/2018 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Saturday) :

TV-14

"FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA"

"122318"

ORIGINAL

12/23/2018 (07:00PM - 08:15PM) (Sunday) :

TV-14

"NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL"

"KANSAS CITY CHIEFS AT SEATTLE SEAHAWKS"

ORIGINAL

12/23/2018 (08:15PM - 11:30PM) (Sunday) :

"NBC MOVIE OF THE WEEK"

"IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE"

12/24/2018 (08:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : NBC again presents this exclusive and special telecast of Frank Capra's 1946 holiday classic, "It's a Wonderful Life," starring James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymore. The film follows the life of George Bailey (Stewart) from childhood to maturity in the town of Bedford Falls. On what might be his last Christmas Eve, a discouraged Bailey wants to throw his life away. Fortunately, Clarence (Henry Travers), a second-class angel, is sent to show him the value of life. After Clarence gives Bailey a view of Bedford Falls without him, Bailey realizes how precious his life is and gets a second chance. He comes to learn that Clarence was right when he said, "No man is a failure who has friends." The film, which earned Oscar nominations for best picture, director, actor and film editing, was produced and directed by Capra.

TV-G

"NBC MOVIE OF THE WEEK"

"IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE"

12/24/2018 (08:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : NBC again presents this exclusive and special telecast of Frank Capra's 1946 holiday classic, "It's a Wonderful Life," starring James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymore. The film follows the life of George Bailey (Stewart) from childhood to maturity in the town of Bedford Falls. On what might be his last Christmas Eve, a discouraged Bailey wants to throw his life away. Fortunately, Clarence (Henry Travers), a second-class angel, is sent to show him the value of life. After Clarence gives Bailey a view of Bedford Falls without him, Bailey realizes how precious his life is and gets a second chance. He comes to learn that Clarence was right when he said, "No man is a failure who has friends." The film, which earned Oscar nominations for best picture, director, actor and film editing, was produced and directed by Capra.

TV-G

"NBC SPECIALS"

"HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS"

12/25/2018 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Tuesday) : A BITTER AND HATEFUL CREATURE DEVISES A PLAN TO STEAL CHRISTMAS FROM THE WHOS OF WHOVILLE - This classic tale involves the schemes of the green and small-hearted Grinch to steal every material vestige of Christmas from the Whos living in the town of Whoville, but the Grinch ultimately discovers he can't remove the spirit of Christmas from the hearts of the Whos.

Chuck Jones, who directed many of the most acclaimed Warner Bros. animated shorts, is producer and director of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," which was written by Theodor Geisel based on his book. The special features the voices of Boris Karloff as the Grinch and the narrator, as well as June Foray as Cindy Lou Who.

TV-G

"NBC SPECIALS"

"HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS"

12/25/2018 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Tuesday) : A BITTER AND HATEFUL CREATURE DEVISES A PLAN TO STEAL CHRISTMAS FROM THE WHOS OF WHOVILLE - This classic tale involves the schemes of the green and small-hearted Grinch to steal every material vestige of Christmas from the Whos living in the town of Whoville, but the Grinch ultimately discovers he can't remove the spirit of Christmas from the hearts of the Whos.

Chuck Jones, who directed many of the most acclaimed Warner Bros. animated shorts, is producer and director of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," which was written by Theodor Geisel based on his book. The special features the voices of Boris Karloff as the Grinch and the narrator, as well as June Foray as Cindy Lou Who.

TV-G

"NBC SPECIALS"

"HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS"

12/25/2018 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Tuesday) : A BITTER AND HATEFUL CREATURE DEVISES A PLAN TO STEAL CHRISTMAS FROM THE WHOS OF WHOVILLE - This classic tale involves the schemes of the green and small-hearted Grinch to steal every material vestige of Christmas from the Whos living in the town of Whoville, but the Grinch ultimately discovers he can't remove the spirit of Christmas from the hearts of the Whos.

Chuck Jones, who directed many of the most acclaimed Warner Bros. animated shorts, is producer and director of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," which was written by Theodor Geisel based on his book. The special features the voices of Boris Karloff as the Grinch and the narrator, as well as June Foray as Cindy Lou Who.

TV-G

"NBC MOVIE OF THE WEEK"

"HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS"

REPEAT

12/25/2018 (08:30PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans on ruining the Christmas holiday for all of the citizens of the town.

"CHICAGO FIRE"

"GOING TO WAR"

REPEAT

12/26/2018 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) : In the first part of a three-show, one-night crossover event, Firehouse 51 is faced with a daunting challenge when an out-of-control blaze consumes a 25-story apartment complex, trapping victims on the top floors. Complicating the rapidly escalating situation, members soon discover that someone close to home may be one of the trapped victims.

TV-14 L, V

"CHICAGO MED"

"WHEN TO LET GO"

REPEAT

12/26/2018 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : In the second part of the three-show, one-night crossover event, the doctors and nurses of CHICAGO MED find themselves on high alert when an overflow of patients are rushed into the doors following a terrifying apartment complex blaze. Dr. Rhodes fights to save the life of one of "Chicago Fire's" own, while Dr. Halstead and his brother Jay struggle with their own personal battle.

TV-14

"CHICAGO PD"

"ENDINGS"

REPEAT

12/26/2018 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : (Crossover Pt. 3) After discovering the true cause of the high-rise fire, Intelligence races to find the man responsible. And for Halstead (Jesse Lee Soffer), it's personal.

TV-14 L, V

"I FEEL BAD"

"I DON'T KNOW MY DAD"

ORIGINAL

12/27/2018 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Thursday) : When Emet realizes she doesn't know very much about her father, she goes to EXTREME MEASURES to learn more about him. Meanwhile, the guys at work try to open up more to each other.

TV-14 D, L

"I FEEL BAD"

"THERE'S NEVER ENOUGH TIME"

ORIGINAL

12/27/2018 (08:30PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : When work threatens to get in the way of Emet's vacation, she finds a creative solution to spend some time away with her family. She asks the guys at GamePunch to housesit while she's away.

TV-PG L

"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"

"MAN UP / MAN DOWN"

REPEAT

12/27/2018 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : "MAN UP"

SEASON PREMIERE - Teenager Sam Conway (guest star Bryce Romero) shows evidence of rape but refuses to name his attacker. Meanwhile, Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Rollins (Kelli Giddish) confess to some major life changes. Also starring Ice T (Sgt. Fin Tutuola), Peter Scanavino (Det. Sonny Carisi) and Philip Winchester (ADA Peter Stone). Also guest starring Dylan Walsh (John Conway) and George Newbern (Dr. Al Pollack).

"MAN DOWN"

In the conclusion to the season premiere, ADA Stone (Philip Winchester) blames himself for the shocking verdict in Sam's case, and before Benson (Mariska Hargitay) can offer help, Sam (guest star Bryce Romero) makes a tragic decision. Also starring Ice T (Sgt. Fin Tutuola), Kelli Giddish (Det. Amanda Rollins) and Peter Scanavino (Det. Sonny Carisi). Also guest starring Dylan Walsh (John Conway), Sandrine Holt (Lisa Abernathy) and Sally Murphy (Molly Conway).

TV-14 D, L, V

"MIDNIGHT, TEXAS"

"YASSS, QUEEN"

ORIGINAL

12/28/2018 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Friday) : With MIDNIGHT, TEXAS now under the rule of Dark Witches, the surviving Midnighters must band together in one last, desperate attempt to save their town.

TV-14 L, V

"DATELINE NBC"

"FR2814"

ORIGINAL

12/28/2018 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :

"DATELINE SATURDAY NIGHT MYSTERY"

"SA2814"

ORIGINAL

12/29/2018 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Saturday) :

"SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE"

"TBA"

ORIGINAL

12/29/2018 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Saturday) :

TV-14

"FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA"

"123018"

ORIGINAL

12/30/2018 (07:00PM - 08:15PM) (Sunday) :

TV-14

"NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL"

"TEAMS TBD"

ORIGINAL

12/30/2018 (08:15PM - 11:30PM) (Sunday) :

"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"A TOAST TO 2018!"

ORIGINAL

12/31/2018 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Monday) :

"NBC SPECIALS"

"NBC'S NEW YEAR'S EVE PRIME"

ORIGINAL

12/31/2018 (10:00PM - 10:58PM) (Monday) :

"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"TBA"

REPEAT

01/01/2019 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Tuesday) :

"THIS IS US"

"THE BEGINNING IS THE END IS THE BEGINNING"

REPEAT

01/01/2019 (09:00PM - 10:01PM) (Tuesday) : Kevin arrives at the Ville his father served in. Kate pursues a new opportunity. Randall debates Councilman Solomon Brown. In the past, Jack struggles to get through to his brother.

TV-14 V

"NEW AMSTERDAM"

"AS LONG AS IT TAKES"

REPEAT

01/01/2019 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : Max (Ryan Eggold) convinces Dr. Sharpe (Freema Agyeman) to take a risk on his course of treatment and Bloom (Janet Montgomery) grapples with a difficult conversation. Meanwhile, Dr. Kapoor (Anupam Kher) considers helping his son in a big way after some advice from a friend. Also starring Tyler Labine as Dr. Iggy Frome and Jocko Sims as Dr. Floyd Reynolds.

TV-14 D

"CHICAGO MED"

"DEATH DO US PART"

REPEAT

01/02/2019 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) : Will and Natalie prepare for their big day, but an unsuspecting Will soon finds himself sidetracked. Dr. Charles disagrees with Goodwin on how to best handle a patient's treatment while Dr. Choi and April are on their own when a pregnant woman delivers. Dr. Rhodes finds himself operating on a patient that is of great importance to Det. Halstead.

TV-14 V

"CHICAGO FIRE"

"ALWAYS A CATCH"

REPEAT

01/02/2019 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : STAKES are high when a massive car pile-up on the freeway impacts someone dear to the firehouse family. Brett and Foster encounter a harrowing call while Kidd and Severide find their relationship being tested.

TV-14 D, L, V

"CHICAGO PD"

"DESCENT"

REPEAT

01/02/2019 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : In an attempt to dig himself out of a hole and save someone close to him, Antonio (Jon Seda) crosses a line that puts the entire team at risk.

TV-14 D, L, V

"THE TITAN GAMES"

"LET THE GAMES BEGIN: THE TITAN GAMES TRIALS 1"

ORIGINAL

01/03/2019 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Thursday) :

"THE BLACKLIST"

"DR. HANS KOEHLER"

ORIGINAL

01/03/2019 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : SEASON PREMIERE, PART 1. Red (James Spader) presents the Task Force with a Blacklist case searching for a plastic surgeon who creates new identities for wanted criminals. Meanwhile, Liz (Megan Boone) and her sister Jennifer (guest star Fiona Dourif) secretly investigate the events that took place the night the real Raymond Reddington died. Diego Klattenhoff, Amir Arison, Mozhan Marnò, Hisham Tawfiq and HARRY Lennix also star. Kenneth Tigar and Christopher Lambert also guest star.

TV-14 L, V

"THE BLACKLIST"

"DR. HANS KOEHLER"

REPEAT

01/04/2019 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Friday) : SEASON PREMIERE, PART 1. Red (James Spader) presents the Task Force with a Blacklist case searching for a plastic surgeon who creates new identities for wanted criminals. Meanwhile, Liz (Megan Boone) and her sister Jennifer (guest star Fiona Dourif) secretly investigate the events that took place the night the real Raymond Reddington died. Diego Klattenhoff, Amir Arison, Mozhan Marnò, Hisham Tawfiq and HARRY Lennix also star. Kenneth Tigar and Christopher Lambert also guest star.

TV-14 L, V

"THE BLACKLIST"

"THE CORSICAN"

ORIGINAL

01/04/2019 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Friday) : SEASON PREMIERE, PART 2. As Liz (Megan Boone) and the Task Force race to stop an imminent bombing by an elusive Blacklister, Red (James Spader) has an encounter that will change the trajectory of his life forever. Fiona Dourif and Christopher Lambert guest star.

TV-14 L, V

"DATELINE NBC"

"FR2815"

ORIGINAL

01/04/2019 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :

"DATELINE SATURDAY NIGHT MYSTERY"

"TBA"

ORIGINAL

01/05/2019 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Saturday) :

"SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE"

"TBA"

ORIGINAL

01/05/2019 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Saturday) :

TV-14

"NBC SPECIALS"

"GOLDEN GLOBES ARRIVAL SPECIAL (WT)"

ORIGINAL

01/06/2019 (07:00PM - 08:00PM) (Sunday) : NBC will kick off Hollywood's Party of the Year® with the "2019 Golden Globe Arrivals Special" pre-show prior to "The 76th Annual Golden Globe® Awards." The special, hosted by Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb, Natalie Morales and Sheinelle Jones, will capture all the excitement of the high-profile event, including engaging interviews and eagerly awaited red carpet fashions from the biggest stars in television and film.

"NBC SPECIALS"

"THE 76TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS"

ORIGINAL

01/06/2019 (08:00PM - 11:00PM) (Sunday) : SANDRA OH AND ANDY SAMBERG HOST THE 76TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS AS FILM AND TELEVISION STARS ARE HONORED AT HOLLYWOOD'S PARTY OF THE YEAR

Sandra Oh, star of the critically acclaimed BBC America drama series "Killing Eve," and Andy Samberg, star of NBC's Golden Globe-winning comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," will take center stage at The Beverly Hilton as co-hosts of the star-studded 76th Annual GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS celebrating the very best in television and film. The popular three-hour ceremony serves as the official kickoff to awards season and will be broadcast live coast to coast. This year's Golden Globe nominees include Amy Adams, Mahershala Ali, Kristen Bell, Emily Blunt, Glenn Close, Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga, Donald Glover, Nicole Kidman, Regina King, Kendrick Lamar, Debra Messing, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sandra Oh, Billy Porter, Robert Redford, Julia Roberts, Constance Wu and more.

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