Not a great night for TV, friends. We’re going with The 23rd Annual Critics Choice Awards, mainly because the remarkable Gal Gadot is being given an award from her Wonder Woman director, Patty Jenkins. The only other thing that kind of interests us tonight, Inside The Actors Studio, wherein James Lipton will pepper Ted Danson with questions in his slightly hushed, trademark style. I am curious what Ted’s favorite curse word is.
1st Choice: The 23rd Annual Critics Choice Awards. “THE STARS SHINE BRIGHT – Hollywood’s best and brightest join together to celebrate the finest in cinematic and televised achievement. Broadcast live from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., The Critics’ Choice Awards features the stand out films, television and streaming from the past year. Special honoree Gal Gadot will be presented with the #SeeHer award by director Patty Jenkins. The special is produced by Bob Bain Productions and Berlin Entertainment.” The CW.
2nd Choice: Inside the Actors Studio. Long time Host James Lipton sits down with legendary actor, Ted Danson, who is currently a hot commodity due to the success of The Good Place. Bravo
3rd Choice: The Four: Battle for Stardom. Week to of this newest singing show, if its your thing … “A new set of challengers face off against the Four, determined to take their coveted seats in front of a panel of industry experts that include Sean “Diddy” Combs, DJ Khaled, Meghan Trainor and record label executive Charlie Walk. ” Fox
1st Choice: The 23rd Annual Critics Choice Awards. Continues on The CW.
2nd Choice: Truth and Lies: The Tonya Harding Story. Riding high from I, Tonya, currently in theaters, and the impending Winter Olympics, ABC takes us inside the Tonya Harding story … “A profile of Tonya Harding features an emotional interview with the figure skater, who opens up about her life now, her childhood and her past, including the infamous 1994 attack on figure skater Nancy Kerrigan and the alleged tumultuous…” ABC
3rd Choice: The Four: Battle for Stardom. Continues on Fox.
1st Choice: Damnation. “Seth and the farmers take on the Black Legion with help from unlikely allies.” USA
2nd Choice: Truth and Lies: The Tonya Harding Story. Continues on ABC.
3rd Choice: S.W.A.T. “As the SWAT team goes inside a prison riot to rescue civilian hostages, Hondo suspects the inmates have an ulterior motive behind the uprising. Also, when Deacon’s wife, Annie, stops by headquarters to celebrate Deacon’s 10th anniversary with the SWAT division, her visit takes an unexpected turn.” CBS