via press release:
December 7, 2014
8/7c – LONG ISLAND MEDIUM Christmas Special & “Knock and Shock” reading
TLC is delivering one of the biggest fan gifts ever – a personal reading from LONG ISLAND MEDIUM’s Theresa Caputo. During its most recent season, viewers had a chance to enter to win a “Knock and Shock” reading, and now the winner will be surprised LIVE on air when Theresa shows up on their doorstep to give a reading in their own home. The event will air during a special holiday episode, featuring Theresa and her family participating in a charity event at her dad’s firehouse, where she and Larry agree to dress as Mr. & Mrs. Claus, and of course help people connect with their loved ones who have passed on. Live cut-ins with Theresa and the lucky winner will also continue throughout the night.
December 10, 2014
9/8c – EXTREME CHEAPSKATES: MERRY CHEAPSKATE CHRISTMAS
It’s a special episode of this series, which documents people who go to extremes to save money: Sarah visits junkyards for her family’s Christmas gifts, while Shelley creates a Christmas turkey mutation out of ground meat, chicken and turkey legs.
December 11, 2014
10/9c – GYPSY SISTERS – “A Naughty or Nice Christmas”
It’s Christmas time in West Virginia and the Gypsy Sisters are ready to kick off the festivities! But not everyone’s in the holiday spirit. Kayla decides to trump Nettie’s costume party with her own “Naughty or Nice” themed celebration. Later, Mellie reveals a very special secret to the family.
December 12, 2014
9/8c: DECK THE HALLS WITH DR. CHRISTMAS
Go inside the world of Bob Pranga – aka Dr. Christmas – and his partner Debi Staron as they transform Hollywood homes into remarkable winter wonderlands. Celebrity clients this year include celebrities Brooke Burke-Charvet, Mario Lopez, and Alison Sweeney who invite viewers into their homes as they put their holiday spirit into overdrive.
10/9c: TLC’S FAVORITE HOLIDAY MOMENTS
This holiday season, TLC invites you to take a look back at some of our favorite holiday moments. From the Duggars’ surprise holiday gift, to Kate’s favorite Christmas morning routine, to Theresa’s hunt for the perfect tree, we’ll spend time with some of your favorite talents at the most wonderful time of the year.
December 13, 2014
9/8c – SANTA SENT ME TO THE ER
It’s “Ho, ho, oh no!” as we unwrap the hilarious details of what really happens when Christmas cheer leads to “oh dear.” Real people confess how their holiday dreams turned into yuletide nightmares full of bumps, bruises and broken Christmas spirit.
10/9c – SEX SENT ME TO THE ER – “Holiday Hanky-Panky”
A holiday shopping romp becomes a headache when a couple is exposed and lands on the naughty list; College co-eds sneak away from a family holiday party and end up in the ER; after a five minute quickie, a couple thinks a Christmas miracle is on the way
December 14, 2014
7/8c – THE SECRET SANTA (2-hour movie)
The film follows the trail of a mystery figure associated with a string of Christmas “miracles” across the country, and features first-person accounts and extraordinary home video of his exploits that simply cannot be explained—like conjuring a field of snowmen in the middle of the Arizona desert. Who is he? How has he made seemingly impossible Christmas wishes come true? One investigative reporter believes she may have the answer: she’s traced his history of good deeds back decades, and while he’s used different aliases over the years, she’s convinced that the man behind the identity of THE SECRET SANTA, may in fact be the real thing…