November 16, 2012
NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday December 2, 2012 - Saturday December 8, 2012
"FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA"
12/02/2012 (07:00PM - 08:20PM) (Sunday) :
"NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL"
"PHILADELPHIA EAGLES @ DALLAS COWBOYS (FLEX WEEK)"
12/02/2012 (08:20PM - 11:30PM) (Sunday) :
"LIVE TOP 6 PERFORMANCES"
12/03/2012 (08:00PM - 10:01PM) (Monday) : "THE VOICE" TOP SIX ARTISTS PERFORM – The top six artists perform live in front of coaches Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine, CeeLo Green and Blake Shelton for America’s vote. Carson Daly ("Last Call with Carson Daly") hosts. Christina Milian ("Be Cool") serves as Social Media Correspondent.
"BLAKE SHELTON'S NOT SO FAMILY CHRISTMAS"
12/03/2012 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : Blake Shelton (NBC’s "The Voice") jump starts the season hosting his first Christmas special, "Blake Shelton's Not So Family Christmas." The award winning artist will be joined by special guest stars Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Miranda Lambert, Larry the Cable Guy, Jay Leno and Reba. The star-studded NBC event will feature performances of holiday classics along with new music and a number of comedy bits. "Blake Shelton’s Not So Family Christmas" is produced by Irwin Entertainment.
"LIVE RESULTS SHOW"
12/04/2012 (08:00PM - 09:01PM) (Tuesday) : LIVE RESULTS – America will vote to eliminate two artists from each team and the remaining eight will move on to the next phase of the competition. Carson Daly ("Last Call with Carson Daly") hosts and Christina Milian ("Be Cool") serves as Social Media Correspondent
"THE WORLD AIN'T OVER 'TIL IT'S OVER"
12/04/2012 (09:01PM - 09:31PM) (Tuesday) : THE GROUP THROWS A HOLIDAY-SLASH-END-OF-THE-WORLD PARTY – When the group settles on a date for their holiday party, it happens to fall on what Mr. K (Brett Gelman) believes will be the end of the world. Ryan (Matthew Perry) invites Anne (Julie White) along on his annual trip to wine country with Steven (John Cho) and Lauren (Laura Benanti) worries her boyfriend is ready to pop the question.
Tyler James Williams and Suzy Nakamura also star.
"THE NEW NORMAL"
12/04/2012 (09:31PM - 10:01PM) (Tuesday) : EVERYTHING MUST GO – GUEST STARS MARLO THOMAS ("THAT GIRL") AND CHERI OTERI ("SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE") – David (Justin Bartha) hires Carla, (guest star Cheri Oteri, "Saturday Night Live") a baby proofer to make the house safer, but instead of creating a sense of security, it puts a wedge between him and Bryan (Andrew Rannells) causing them to bicker. Meanwhile, in the process of decorating the Christmas tree and getting into the holiday spirit, it is revealed that eggnog makes Jane (Ellen Barkin) an unusually nice person. Later, Bryan and Jane attend a Hollywood party at Los Angeles realtor to the stars Nancy Niles’ (guest star Marlo Thomas, "That Girl") house that will turn out to be the boost that Jane has been looking for. Georgia King and Bebe Wood also star.
"TROUBLE IN CANDYLAND"
12/04/2012 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : SARAH DEEPENS HER INVOLVEMENT WITH HANK, FURTHER STRAINING HER RELATIONSHIP WITH MARK. JULIA EXPERIMENTS WITH NEW TECHNIQUES TO ALLEVIATE VICTOR’S FRUSTRATION WITH SCHOOL. MEANWHILE, AMBER HELPS RYAN SECURE A JOB WORKING ON JOEL’S CONSTRUCTION CREW. - GLEN HANSARD ('ONCE'), RAY ROMANO ('MEN OF A CERTAIN AGE'), AND MATT LAURIA ('FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS') GUEST STAR
Sarah (Lauren Graham) puts her energy into helping Hank (Ray Romano) mend his relationship with his family, leaving Mark (Jason Ritter) increasingly impatient with his status in Sarah’s life. Julia (Erika Christensen) is concerned with Victor’s (Xolo Mariduena) frustration with school and seeks advice from Kristina (Monica Potter) on how to provide encouragement. Joel (Sam Jaeger) reluctantly hires Ryan (Matt Lauria) on his construction site despite Ryan’s lack of experience. Crosby (Dax Shepard) and Adam (Peter Krause) enter a legal battle to save the Luncheonette while attempting to record an album for Academy Award winning musician Glen Hansard.
Also starring Craig T. Nelson, Bonnie Bedelia, Miles Heizer, Joy Bryant, Tyree Brown, Xolo Mariduena, Max Burkholder, Mae Whitman and Savannah Paige Rae
"SEX, LIES, AND ALIBIS"
12/05/2012 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Wednesday) : YOU CAN’T HANDLE THE TRUTH – After Alex (Chris D’Elia) reveals he "faked it," Whitney (Whitney Cummings) decides they need to come clean about their past lies. Lily (Zoe Lister-Jones) reveals too much about Whitney’s former life to Alex. Meanwhile, Mark (Dan O’Brien) hires R.J., (Tone Bell), the new bartender at Low Bar, proving to be fresh meat for Roxanne (Rhea Seehorn) and Lily.
"GUYS WITH KIDS"
12/05/2012 (08:30PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) :
"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"
12/05/2012 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) :
"LEAVING THE STATION"
12/05/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : A TRAIN ACCIDENT LEAVES MILLS DOUBTFUL ABOUT HIS FUTURE AS A FIREFIGHTER—At the site of a train accident, Peter Mills (Charlie Barnett) becomes deeply upset when he observes the dead body of a young victim. Unable to shake his emotional distress about the event, he questions his future as a firefighter. Dawson (Monica Raymund) and Shay (Lauren German) save a 6-year-old girl whose mother (guest star Kat McDonnell) is abusing her – but their confrontation leads the woman to resort to dire actions. Meanwhile, Severide (Taylor Kinney) aggravates his injury while rescuing a heart attack victim and Shay sends Clarice (guest star Sheri Appleby), her married, pregnant ex-girlfriend, back home to her husband. Jesse Spencer, David Eigenberg and Eamonn Walker also star.
12/06/2012 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Thursday) :
"UP ALL NIGHT"
"I CAN'T QUIT YOU"
12/06/2012 (08:30PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : CHRIS AND SCOTT TAKE ON THE COMPETITION AND REAGAN CONNECTS WITH AN OLD FRIEND – MARY ELIZABETH ELLIS GUEST STARS -- While Reagan (Christina Applegate) secretly hangs out with her ex-sister-in-law, Connie (guest star Mary Elizabeth Ellis), Chris (Will Arnett) and Scott (Luka Jones) compete for jobs against Scott's ex-father-in law. Meanwhile, Ava (Maya Rudolph) takes a fan and her family on an unusual "Hollywood" tour.
"DWIGHT CHRISTMAS "
12/06/2012 (09:00PM - 09:31PM) (Thursday) : When the party planning committee drops the ball on the annual Christmas party, Dwight (Rainn Wilson) gets everyone to celebrate with a traditional Schrute German Christmas. Darryl (Craig Robinson) fears Jim (John Krasinski) has forgotten his promise to take him along to the new job in Philadelphia. Meanwhile, Pete (Jake Lacy) teaches Erin (Ellie Kemper) about his favorite movie Die Hard. Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker, Phyllis Smith, Angela Kinsey, Brian Baumgartner, Oscar Nunez, Kate Flannery, Paul Lieberstein, Creed Bratton, and Catherine Tate also star.
"PARKS AND RECREATION"
"RON AND DIANE"
12/06/2012 (09:31PM - 10:01PM) (Thursday) : RON IS NOMINATED FOR A WOOD-WORKING AWARD - MEGAN MULLALLY ("Will and Grace"), LUCY LAWLESS ("Spartacus") AND CHRISTIE BRINKLEY ("Ugly Betty") GUEST STAR - Ron (Nick Offerman), Diane (guest star Lucy Lawless), and Leslie (Amy Poehler) attend a wood working awards dinner, after one of Ron's handcrafted chairs is nominated, but the happy occasion is threatened by the arrival of Tammy II (guest star Megan Mullally). Meanwhile, Jerry (Jim O'Heir) hosts a holiday party at his home with his wife (guest star Christie Brinkley), and some of his friends are shocked to find they were not invited. Aziz Ansari, Adam Scott, Chris Pratt, Aubrey
Plaza, Rashida Jones, Retta and Rob Lowe also star.
"ROCK CENTER WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS"
12/06/2012 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) :
"BLAKE SHELTON'S NOT SO FAMILY CHRISTMAS"
12/07/2012 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Friday) : Blake Shelton (NBC’s "The Voice") jump starts the season hosting his first Christmas special, "Blake Shelton's Not So Family Christmas." The award winning artist will be joined by special guest stars Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Miranda Lambert, Larry the Cable Guy, Jay Leno and Reba. The star-studded NBC event will feature performances of holiday classics along with new music and a number of comedy bits. "Blake Shelton’s Not So Family Christmas" is produced by Irwin Entertainment.
12/07/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :
"THE AMERICAN GIVING AWARDS"
12/08/2012 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Saturday) : Joel McHale (NBC’s "Community") hosts the second-annual American Giving Awards, presented by Chase. The first-ever televised celebrity tribute to recognize community heroes, this two-hour primetime special will highlight five of the most deserving charities in the United States, which are voted on from a list of 25 previous Chase Community Giving (CCG) grant recipients. At the show’s conclusion, a total of $2 million will be granted to the five featured charitable organizations voted on by Chase customers and fans of "Chase Community Giving" on Facebook. The organization with the most votes will receive a $1 million grant, the runner-up will be granted $500,000, a third organization will receive a $250,000 grant and two will be given $125,000. Each charity organization will represent one of five pre-determined categories recognizing the "building blocks" of our communities: Educators & Mentors, Heroes & Leaders, Champions of Health & Wellness, Community Builders, and Youth Developers.
"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"
12/08/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Saturday) :
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