It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas as TV One celebrates the holidays with a programming slate of original movies, specials and marathons to bring in the holiday cheer.
Kicking off the “TV Winter Onederland” is the premiere of the new Vivica A. Fox hosted Allstate Gospel Superfest: A Holiday Special, on Sunday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. ET, followed by the premieres of TV One’s original movies, The Christmas Swap on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 8 pm ET and Merry Ex-Mas on Saturday, Dec. 10 at 8 p.m. ET. Next, TV One will host a holiday marathon featuring the best of Unsung beginning on Thanksgiving Thursday, Nov. 24 at 6 a.m. ET and Rickey Smiley For Real beginning on Friday, Nov. 26 at 8 a.m. ET. Additionally, beginning Friday, November 25 at 8 p.m. ET and occurring for five straight weekends, Friday nights will become home of the holiday-themed sitcom episodes, including The Jeffersons, Sanford and Son, Good Times, What’s Happening!!, What’s Happening Now!!, Living Single, Girlfriends, The Parkers and Everybody Hates Chris.
Allstate Gospel Superfest: A Holiday Special
Premiere: Sunday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. ET; 9 p.m. ET
Encores: Sunday, Nov. 27 at 1 p.m. ET; 11 p.m. ET
Hosted by Vivica A. Fox, the Allstate Gospel Superfest: A Holiday Special is a two-hour explosion of soul-stirring gospel music honoring the legendary Pastor Shirley Caesar. The special features chart-topping inspirational recording artists including: J MOSS, Jonathan Butler, Tim Bowman Jr., Casey J, Dorinda Clark-Cole, Beverly Crawford, JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise, James Hall & Worship and Praise, Lonnie Hunter featuring Structure, Patrick Lundy & Ministers of Music, Jonathan McReynolds, Karen Clark-Sheard, and Alexis Spight.