Charlie Brown Thanksgiving
The guest stars and events that the networks have planned for the last week of November sweeps:
Monday, Nov. 22
Dancing With the Stars (ABC)
Alaska's first daughter Bristol Palin, Dirty Dancing star Jennifer Grey and Disney's Kyle Massey are the final three in the season's ultimate dance-off. But not Brandy. Please register your conspiracy theory in the comments section below.
Skating with the Stars (ABC)
Can ABC transfer its ballroom-dancing success to the ice? The cast of the network's version of the 2006 Fox bomb Skating with Celebrities includes actress Sean Young, Olympian skier Johnny Moseley and soap star Rebecca Budig.
Tuesday, Nov. 23
Dancing With the Stars (ABC)
Who will take home the Mirrorball — reality TV's tackiest trophy?
Vance has a flashback to his first NCIS mission, way back when this show was but a glint in JAG's eye.
Carol Burnett guest-stars as Sue Sylvester's "Nazi-hunting" mother Doris. Plus: There's going to be a wedding! Our money is on Kurt's dad and Finn's mom, but why then is Sue wearing a tracksuit gown and holding a bouquet?
Wednesday, Nov. 24
The Biggest Loser (NBC)
A where-are-they-now special catches up with contestants from past seasons, including those couples who found love on the ranch. Several alums reunite to compete in a triathlon.
Cougar Town (ABC)
When Jules says "I love you" to Grayson for the first time and he doesn't reciprocate, Jules ratchets up the crazy in an effort to have the most romantic Thanksgiving dinner ever. Because nothing says passion like green bean casserole.
Thursday, Nov. 25
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (NBC)
Watch the famous floats and marching bands in their procession down Seventh Avenue. Guest appearances include Jessica Simpson, Kylie Minogue, Kanye West, Jimmy Fallon and the Roots, and the Muppets of Sesame Street.
Thanksgiving Day Parade (CBS)
But... if you're a CBS loyalist, you can watch the parade there too, with the bonus of additional performances by Carrie Underwood and the Broadway cast of Billy Elliot.
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (ABC)
It's the Great Turkey, Charlie Brown! (Wait, that's not right...) This classic Peanuts special features hot holiday recipes as Snoopy and Woodstock prepare toast and popcorn for their harvest feast.
Taylor Swift — Speak Now (NBC)
Spend Turkey Day with the perky 20-year-old as she travels to recording sessions, video shoots and autograph singing. Maybe we'll even spot Jake Gyllenhaal along the way.
Simpsons Movie (Fox)
It's the world broadcast premiere of the big-screen adaptation of Fox legendary animated dysfunctional family. Watch it with someone you love/hate.
Beyonce's I Am World Tour (ABC)
A look at Beyoncé's world tour with appearances by Kanye West and Jay-Z, and footage from Croatia, Africa, China, Australia and Abu Dhabi.
Friday, Nov. 26
TV's Funniest Holiday Moments (Fox)
Jane Lynch counts down TV's most memorable moments, including scenes from Cheers, Family Guy, Friends (What the heck is a holiday armadillo?) and the animated classics A Charlie Brown Christmas and How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
Sunday, Nov. 28
November Christmas (CBS)
A Rhode Island community comes together to create special Halloween and Christmas moments early for an 8-year-old with a terminal illness in this Hallmark Hall of Fame movie. Sam Elliott, John Corbett and Sarah Paulson star.