Tonight's TV Hot List: Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008
Michelle, Heba, Ed and Vicky, The Biggest Loser
Biggest Loser: Families
8 pm/ET NBC
The sixth season wraps up tonight as the final three compete for the $250,000 prize. Last week, Vicky and Michelle secured their spots in the final, while Ed and Heba made their pleas to viewers to win the third spot. America's choice is revealed tonight, along with the winner. The eliminated players also return for their chance to compete for the at-home $100,000 prize. — Brie Hearn
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10 pm/ET NBC
This isn't your parents' reality dating show. This new series from executive producers Ryan Seacrest and Andrew Glassman follows three bachelors on their quest for love — and for their mothers' approval. The guys, the moms and 32 single women are all thrown into the mix as the women compete in various suitability challenges to win the guys' hearts. In tonight's premiere, a mom and a contestant have a rocky start when they begin arguing soon after settling into their cliff-side home. — Brie Hearn
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The Spirit of Christmas
8 pm/ET MyNetworkTV
Ring in the holidays with the smooth sounds of Natalie Cole, Brian McKnight, Bo Bice, Al Jarreau and the Greater Los Angeles Gospel Choir, all of whom will perform in this two-hour special that promises to be one of the most soulful Christmas celebrations of the season. — Karen Andzejewicz
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According to Jim
9 pm/ET ABC
Last week, Jim's get-rich-quick scheme to cash in on America's Funniest Home Videos never took off, and with Christmas coming up, he's not sure how he'll earn enough money to buy presents for all five kids. So tonight, Jim ropes Andy into a Plan B that involves getting the twins cast in a film starring Steve Guttenberg (who plays himself), though the notion of their kids becoming movie stars is anything but a hit with Cheryl. — Joe Friedrich
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9 pm/ET CBS
Jane counts on his mental superiority and his mystery to trip criminals up. But what will happen tonight when he faces a woman who is the prime suspect in the poisoning death of her husband — and also happens to be Jane's former psychiatrist? How will Jane find the edge when he faces someone who knows his deepest hurt and his darkest secrets? — Bill Ecklund
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