What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘Doctor Who’ Special, ‘Call the Midwife’ on Christmas Day

The Doctor Who Christmas Special premieres opposite the Call the Midwife holiday special! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Christmas Day, Friday 12/25/2015:

8:00 PM ET

CMA Country Christmas [SPECIAL ENCORE] (First Aired: Dec. 3, 2015) – Music stars — including Kelsea Ballerini, Dan & Shay, Mickey Guyton, Jewel, Charles Kelley, Martina McBride, David Nail, Pentatonix, LeAnn Rimes, and Darius Rucker — get into the Christmas spirit by performing holiday songs; Jennifer Nettles hosts. (ABC)

iHeartRadio Jingle Ball (First Aired: Dec. 17, 2015) – Elvis Duran hosts the concert at Madison Square Garden in New York; scheduled performers include The Weeknd, Calvin Harris, Selena Gomez, 5 Seconds of Summer, Demi Lovato, and Nick Jonas. (The CW)

The Andy Griffith Show Christmas Special – Andy and Barney organize a Christmas party in the jail for a prisoner and his family; Andy switches store-bought pickles for Aunt Bee’s. (CBS)

Truth Be Told (“The Tell-Tale Tacos”) – Mitch accuses a restaurant owner of discrimination — then realizes he might be mistaken; Tracy thinks her daughter is involved in a bullying incident at school. (NBC)

What's On TV Tonight - 'Doctor Who' Special, 'Call the Midwife' on Christmas Day

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9:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: Doctor Who (“The Husbands of River Song”) – While hiding from Christmas festivities on a remote human colony, the Doctor is recruited to help River Song. (BBC America)

Call the Midwife Holiday Special – Poplar gets ready for Christmas 1960; a grieving mother gets an unexpected surprise; Nonnatus is rocked by a disappearance; a film crew promises to make this a memorable Christmas. (PBS)

Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors [SPECIAL ENCORE] – In 1955 Tennessee, 9-year-old Dolly Parton and her family discover the healing power of faith and love while struggling to overcome tragedy. (NBC)

What, if anything, do you plan on watching on TV tonight? Sound off in the comments!

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