With thoughts of gathering at the table with family and friends, here at Brief we’re also anticipating the post-turkey haze of turning on the TV and catching up on nostalgic Thanksgiving classics and new specials.
Let’s be honest. We’re looking forward to that in the many days leading up to Thanksgiving as well.
Check out what we’re watching.
The Middle Thanksgiving Marathon, Freeform, 1 PM
Watch the show’s Thanksgiving episodes from seasons seven, eight and nine.
The Neighborhood, CBS, 8 PM
Dave (Max Greenfield) and Gemma (Beth Behrs) have a memorable first Thanksgiving in their new home when Dave’s politically incorrect mother, Paula (guest star Marilu Henner), visits from out of town and meets Calvin (Cedric the Entertainer), Tina (Tichina Arnold) and the rest of the Butlers for the first time.
Roseanne Thanksgiving Marathon, CMT, 11 AM
Catch the show’s Turkey Day-themed episodes, starting with “Thanksgiving 1993.”
The Price is Right, CBS, 11 AM
Celebrity chef Catherine McCord stops by to present a special Turkey Day-themed showcase.
The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS, 1:30 PM.
The Forresters, Logans, Spencers, Avants and Spectras gather for their traditional Thanksgiving dinner, setting aside their grievances and saying something kind to the person to their right.
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, ABC, 8 PM
Don’t miss this classic episode, followed by a bonus Thanksgiving-themed Charlie Brown short, The Mayflower Voyagers.
Saturday Night Live, NBC, 9 PM
Have a few laughs with a star-studded collection of popular Thanksgiving-themed sketches.
92nd Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, NBC, 9 AM
The annual special will be hosted by Today show’s Hoda Kotb, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker, with performances from the casts of Broadway musicals Mean Girls, My Fair Lady, The Prom and SUMMER:The Donna Summer Musical, along with the Rockettes and other talent.
‘Family Guy’ Thanksgiving Marathon, TBS, 11 AM
Catch up on the animated sitcom’s Turkey Day episodes.
‘Friends’ Thanksgiving Marathon, TBS, 1 PM
Binge on all 10 Thanksgiving-themed Friends episodes, airing all in a row.
‘Murphy Brown,’ CBS, 9:30 PM
When the culinarily challenged Murphy (Candice Bergen) invites her colleagues plus Phyllis (Tyne Daly), Miguel (Adan Rocha) and his parents (guest stars Valente Rodriguez and Selenis Leyva) for Thanksgiving dinner with her and Avery (Jake McDorman), they all brace themselves for the worst.
‘The Young and the Restless,’ CBS, 12:30 PM
This Thanksgiving, Nikki (Melody Thomas Scott) and Victoria Newman’s (Amelia Heinle) holiday is interrupted by the J.T. Hellstrom investigation, the Rosales family joins Sharon Newman (Sharon Case) in her annual tradition of hosting Thanksgiving for the homeless at Crimson Lights, and Jack Abbott (Peter Bergman) receives unexpected news during the Abbotts’ Thanksgiving dinner.