Friday’s TV highlights: ‘Great Performances,’ the Rose Parade and more


Forbidden: Dying for Love The dark side of romance and relationships is explored in this new true crime series. 7 and p.m. Investigation Discovery

Great Performances Julie Andrews returns to host “From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2016" featuring the Vienna Philharmonic. 7:30 p.m. KOCE


Bring It! This reality series featuring the Dancing Dolls of Jackson, Miss., returns with a recap special followed by the season premiere. 8 and 9 p.m. Lifetime

Masterpiece Mystery! Holmes and Watson (Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman) tackle a case way back in the 19th century in the new 90-minute one-off episode “Sherlock: The Abominable Bride.” 9 p.m. KOCE

Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta The unscripted series about brides-to-be looking for the perfect wedding gown returns with a pair of new episodes. 9 and 9:30 p.m. TLC

The BET Life of Brandy, singer and star of the ‘90s-era sitcom “Moesha,” is profiled in this new installment. 10 p.m. BET

Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives This series hosted by Guy Fieri returns with a meat-centric episode. 10 p.m. Food Network

Smartest Guy in the Room Three fellows with high IQs put their intellects and ingenuity to the test in a series of challenges in this new unscripted series. 10 and 10:30 p.m. History Channel

The Rap Game Aspiring hip-hop artists are mentored by the likes of Jermaine Dupri, Usher, Ludacris, Da Brat and T.I. in this new reality series. 10 p.m. Lifetime


The 127th Tournament of Roses Parade Bob Eubanks and Stephanie Edwards will share co-hosting duties one last time at the annual procession in Pasadena. 8 a.m. KTLA; other coverage: 8 a.m. NBC, ABC, Hallmark Channel, HGTV


College football Northwestern plays Tennessee in the Outback Bowl; Michigan meets Florida in the Citrus Bowl; Notre Dame plays Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl; Stanford faces Iowa in the Rose Bowl; and Oklahoma State meets Mississippi in the Sugar Bowl. 9 a.m. ESPN2;10 a.m. ABC; 10 a.m. ESPN; 2 and 5:30 p.m. ESPN

Hockey The Montreal Canadiens battle the Boston Bruins in the out-of-doors at the 2016 NHL Winter Classic. 10 a.m. NBC


Northmen: A Viking Saga A band of Vikings is on the run in Scotland in this 2014 action-adventure tale; with Tom Hopper and Ryan Kwanten. 9 p.m. Starz


Good Morning America One Direction performs. (N) 6 a.m. KABC

CBS This Morning (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Andy Grammer performs. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

Good Day LA (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

The Doctors 11 a.m. KCAL

The Wendy Williams Show Christie Brinkley. 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk 1 p.m. KCBS

The Meredith Vieira Show Richard Gere. 1 p.m. KNBC

The Dr. Oz Show 1 p.m. KCOP

Rachael Ray 2 p.m. KABC

The Dr. Oz Show Rachael Ray. 2 p.m. KTTV

The Real Melissa Joan Hart. 2 p.m. KCOP

Dr. Phil 3 p.m. KCBS

Steve Harvey 3 p.m. KNBC

The Real 3 p.m. KTTV

The Wendy Williams Show Joan Collins. 3 p.m. KCOP

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Julianne Moore; Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt. 4 p.m. KNBC

Tavis Smiley Harvey Keitel. 11 p.m. KOCE

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR, 11:30 p.m. KOCE, 1 a.m. KLCS

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Will Smith; Kirsten Dunst; Calvin Harris performs. 11:34 p.m. KNBC

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Steve Carell; Jennifer Hudson performs. 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Calista Flockhart; chef Adam Perry Lang; Run the Jewels perform. 11:35 p.m. KABC

The Late Late Show With James Corden Billy Bob Thornton; Brie Larson. 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Late Night With Seth Meyers Bradley Cooper; Jemaine Clement; the Struts perform. 12:37 a.m. KNBC

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC

Last Call With Carson Daly Rodrigo Santoro; Sylvan Esso performs; Yo La Tengo performs. 1:38 a.m. KNBC

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