What To Watch Tonight: Monday, December 23, 2019

What To Watch Tonight? Tonight’s Top Pick To Watch is the season finale of His Dark Materials! Also, The Christmas Caroler Challenge picks a winner. Check out the rest of our nightly picks below. What are you watching?!?

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8pm Hour

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1st Choice: The Christmas Caroler Challenge. “Down to the Wire. This Christmas caroling competition series features 12 Christmas carol groups, each with their own stylized brand of performance, in celebrating the great Christmas music we have all come to love. We’ll meet these groups from the most elaborate ultra-traditional virtuoso performances to those with the most unexpected twists on the classic Christmas carol.” The CW

2nd Choice: Expedition Amelia. “Deep-sea explorer Dr. Robert Ballard attempts to solve the mystery of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance in an effort to end speculation about what actually happened to her.” Nat Geo

3rd Choice: Secrets. “CRUCIFIXION MYSTERY. In 2006, a construction team in Italy stumbled upon an isolated skeleton from a Roman-era burial. Experts believed it was the remains of a man who was crucified. If so, the skeleton would only be the second example found of crucifixion in Roman times. Could this be the key that unlocks one of the Bible’s secrets regarding the death of Jesus? Join us as we use modern technology to examine this rare archaeological find, learn more about this barbaric form of execution, and gain new insights into the most famous crucifixion of them all.” Smith

9pm Hour

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1st Choice: His Dark Materials. Season Finale. “As the Magisterium closes in, Lyra (Dafne Keen) assists Asriel’s (James McAvoy) efforts, but at great personal cost.” HBO

2nd Choice: The Christmas Caroler Challenge. Season Finale. “And the winner is. This Christmas caroling competition series features extraordinary carol groups, each with their own stylized brand of performance, in celebrating the great Christmas music we have all come to love. We’ll meet these groups from the most elaborate ultra-traditional virtuoso performances to those with the most unexpected twists on the classic Christmas carol.” The CW

3rd Choice: Lost Cities with Albert Lin. “Albert Lin travels to Colombia, Jordan, and Peru to uncover ancient civilizations.” Nat Geo

10pm Hour

Food Network

1st Choice: Food Network Challenge. Season Premiere. “The return of Food Network’s original competition show celebrates ‘A Christmas Story,’ as challengers vie for a $10,000 prize and the title of Food Network Challenge champion..” Food

2nd Choice: Lost Cities with Albert Lin. “Albert Lin takes the plunge to uncover mysteries of the Knights Templar, Stonehenge, and Nan Madol.” Nat Geo

3rd Choice:  People Magazine Investigates. “When a young woman is found murdered in her Modesto, CA home in 1988, police investigate the strife and infidelity on both sides of her marriage. But it’s a surprising witness who eventually leads police to her killer.” ID