Today’s Top TV Picks – Thursday November 28

Today’s Top Picks – Happy Thanksgiving!


The Thanksgiving Day Parade

9 a.m. on CBS

“Entertainment Tonight” anchor Kevin Frazier and correspondent Keltie Knight host CBS’ coverage of highlights from the parade that has become a New York Turkey Day tradition for millions of Americans, whether they’re lining the Big Apple streets or watching from home. Among the event’s scheduled performers is country music superstar Miranda Lambert, who will sing “Bluebird” and “Settling Down” from her recent album “Wildfire.”


The 93rd Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

9 a.m. on NBC

From their coveted perch in front of Macy’s flagship store in New York’s Herald Square, “Today” co-hosts Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie anchor coverage of one of America’s most beloved Turkey Day traditions: the 93rd edition of a parade filled with giant balloons, elaborate floats and performances by some of today’s biggest stars. Kotb and Guthrie’s colleague Al Roker will provide coverage on the parade route, then join his cohorts. Scheduled entertainers include Ciara, the band Chicago, Tony winners Billy Porter and Idina Menzel, plus several Broadway show casts.


The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration

8 p.m. ET on ABC

Matthew Morrison (“Glee”), singer-songwriter Emma Bunton and TV personality Jesse Palmer co-host this two-hour special from Cinderella Castle in Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and Sleeping Beauty Castle in Disneyland Resort in California. Scheduled musical performers, in addition to Morrison and Bunton, include Sting, Shaggy, Pentatonix, Ingrid Michaelson, Andy Grammer, Ally Brooke and Lindsey Stirling. The special also includes sneak peeks of new Disney attractions scheduled to open at the Florida and California resorts.


A Christmas Wish

8 p.m. ET on LIFETIME – Premiere

In keeping with a Christmas tradition in their hometown of Ponchatoula, La., Maddie (Megan Park) encourages her sister Faith (Hilarie Burton) to write her heart’s desire on a slip of paper and drop it into a “wishing box” in the city’s park. The very next day, they’re shocked when Faith meets Andrew (Cristian de la Fuente), a handsome and eligible gent. Is her dream coming true, or does the wishing box have something else in store for Faith? Tyler Hilton co-stars in this 2019 romantic comedy.

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