TV This Week, Nov. 30-Dec. 6: 'Peter Pan Live!' and more

Allison Williams and Christopher Walken are off to Neverland in NBC's "Peter Pan Live!"

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SUNDAY

Teenage do-gooders get their due at "The 2014 Nickelodeon HALO Awards." The Roots, Jessie J and Meghan Trainor perform. 7 p.m. Nickelodeon

"Downton Abbey Rediscovered" offers a refresher course on the British drama's first four seasons, plus a sneak peek at the season to come. 8 and 9:30 p.m. KOCE

Celebrate good times, come on! Kool & the Gang receives career honors at the "2014 Soul Train Awards." 8 p.m. BET

Anne Heche has a series of merry misadventures "One Christmas Eve" in this new TV movie. 8 p.m. Hallmark Channel

Like a 25-letter alphabet, many of us are short on z's, as detailed in the new special "Sleepless in America." 8 p.m. National Geographic Channel

Jane and Lisbon (Simon Baker, Robin Tunney) try to keep their romance undercover when "The Mentalist" launches its seventh and final season. 9 p.m. CBS

MONDAY

There's no time off for bad behavior in the new true-crime series "My Strange Criminal Addiction." 7 p.m. Investigation Discovery

Carrie Underwood, Idina Menzel and "Pretty Little Liars'" Lucy Hale twang the ancient yuletide carol on a "CMA Country Christmas." 8 p.m. ABC

The crew from "Entertainment Tonight" surveys the pop-culture year-that-was in the new special "ET Presents: Obsessed With 2014." 8 p.m. TVGN

The new documentary "The Last One" stitches together the story of the AIDS Memorial Quilt. 8:30 p.m. Showtime

The new special "Greatest Holiday Commercials Countdown" spotlights clever ads from around the globe. 9 p.m. KTLA

TUESDAY

"The Flash" meets the "Arrow" in a super-heroic two-night crossover event. 8 p.m. KTLA; also Wed.

Woody and Buzz (Tom Hanks, Tim Allen) and all of your favorite playthings are back in the animated tale "Toy Story That Time Forgot." 8 p.m. ABC

A man called "Der Bingle": A new "American Masters" salutes legendary crooner and Oscar winner Bing Crosby. 8 p.m. KOCE

A tip of the cowboy hat to Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban, who are among the honorees at "CMT Artists of the Year 2014." 8 p.m. CMT

Lisa Edelstein and Paul Adelstein — no relation — star in the new series "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce." Janeane Garofalo also stars. 10 p.m. Bravo

WEDNESDAY

"Jackie Evancho — Awakening — Live in Concert" features the pint-sized vocal powerhouse belting out standards, show tunes and more. 7 p.m. KOCE

"Christmas in Rockefeller Center" will stuff your stocking with performances by Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, plus Cyndi Lauper, Seth MacFarlane and Idina Menzel. 8 p.m. NBC

The new special "Penn Jillette's Street Cred" finds the chattier half of Penn & Teller pounding the pavement in search of talented street performers. 9 p.m. Travel Channel

THURSDAY

Allison Williams of "Girls" fame plays the boy who famously refused to grow up in the musical special "Peter Pan Live!" With Christopher Walken as Captain Hook. 8 p.m. NBC

Too many cooks! Anthony Bourdain, Nigella Lawson, Ludo Lefebvre and Marcus Samuelsson are back on the return of "The Taste." 8 p.m. ABC

Burning bushes? Parting seas? The new special "Surviving Exodus" seeks natural phenomena that echo signs and wonders seen in biblical accounts. 8 p.m. Animal Planet

He may not have his act together, but he's taking it on the road anyway in the documentary "Pauly Shore Stands Alone." 8 p.m. Showtime

FRIDAY

Such a mensch! Jerry Stiller voices the title character in the animated tale "How Murray Saved Christmas." 8 p.m. NBC

"America's Next Top Model" wraps its latest cycle with a two-part finale. 8 and 9 p.m. KTLA

Ariana Grande, Mary J. Blige, Maroon 5, Tim McGraw and Pharrell Williams and his hat will be on hand for "A Very Grammy Christmas." 9 p.m. CBS

Elton John, Sting, Patti Smith, Neil Young, et al., try to do right by "The Boss" in "A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen." 9 p.m. KOCE

A young Chinese woman (Katie Leung) raised in Britain returns to her native land in the two-part thriller "One Child." 9 p.m. Sundance TV; concludes Sat.

"The Wire's" Idris Elba portrays the anti-apartheid activist who became South Africa's president in the 2013 bio-pic "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom." 9 p.m. Showtime

Andrew Garfield is still your friendly neighborhood arachnid-American in the 2014 sequel "The Amazing Spider-Man 2." 9 p.m. Starz

SATURDAY

"Northern Exposure's" Rob Morrow is "Debbie Macomber's Mr. Miracle" in this holiday fable. 8 p.m. Hallmark Channel

Molly Ringwald, Annabella Sciorra, Meat Loaf and Chevy Chase are "Wishin' and Hopin'" that you'll be watchin' this nostalgic holiday tale set in the 1960s. 8 p.m. Lifetime

 

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