It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas on Much!
— November 26, 2015
– Catch holiday themed marathons of SOUTH PARK, THE SIMPSONS, and THE CLEVELAND SHOW beginning Friday, Nov. 27 –
– End the year with season finales of fan-favourites including TRIP TANK, COMEDY BANG! BANG!, MOONBEAM CITY, and NATHAN FOR YOU –
TORONTO (November 26, 2015) – Viewers are invited to avoid falling into a holi-daze, and go on a Christmas getaway with Much this December. First, Much heads to Springfield and South Park with holiday themed episodes of THE SIMPSONS and SOUTH PARK every Monday – Friday at 5:30 p.m. ET and 11 p.m. ET respectively, beginning Friday, Nov. 27 and running throughout the month of December. The holiday episodes include fan-favourites such as THE SIMPSONS’ “Holidays Of Future Passed” and “Miracle on Evergreen Terrace,” and SOUTH PARK’s “#Happyholograms” and “Red Sleigh Down.” Holiday laughs continue, Monday, Dec. 7 – Thursday, Dec. 10 at 9:30 p.m. ET, when MUCH stops in Stoolbend to visit the Cleveland-Tubb family with holiday episodes of THE CLEVELAND BROWN SHOW, including “Tis The Cleveland To Be Sorry” and “A Cleveland Brown Christmas.”
Much continues the holiday cheer through to the end of the year with finales all December long, beginning with the season finale of TOSH.0, Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 10 p.m. ET and the season finale of SOUTH PARKon Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 10 p.m. ET. Then, on Thursday, Dec. 10 at 10:30 p.m. ET, Santa goes into diabetic shock in the Christmas-themed season finale of TRIP TANK. Viewers can also catch a performance by internationally acclaimed, multi-platinum artist, Josh Groban in the season finale of COMEDY BANG! BANG!on Monday, Dec. 14 at 10:30 p.m. ET.
All is calm and all is bright with even more marathons airing all through the night. Nathan Fielder kicks off the holiday viewing spree Monday, Dec. 21 at 9 p.m. ET with a NATHAN FOR YOU Season 3 marathon. Then, Forrest McNeil (Andy Daly, THE SPOILS BEFORE DYING) reviews life itself in REVIEW Season 2 marathon at 1 a.m. ET. Next, Much adds a dash of Dazzle to the holidays with the season finale of MOONBEAM CITY on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 10:30 p.m. ET, followed by a complete Season 1 marathon beginning Tuesday, Dec. 22 at 9 p.m. ET. Additional marathons include WORKAHOLICS (Wednesday, Dec. 23 starting at 9 p.m. ET), SOUTH PARK(Tuesday, Dec. 29 and Wednesday, Dec. 30 starting at 9 p.m. ET), and BROAD CITY (Monday, Dec. 28 starting at 9 p.m. ET).
Below is the complete Much holiday schedule. All programming is subject to change (all times ET; visit much.com to confirm local broadcast times)
Friday, Nov. 27 – Friday, Dec. 11
5:30 p.m. – CHRISTMAS IN SPRINGFIELD
Airing weekdays at 5:30 p.m. beginning Nov. 27, these holiday-themed episodes showcase the Simpsons family celebrating the holiday season with episodes from Seasons 9 through 23, including “Miracle on Evergreen Terrace,” “Simpsons Christmas Stories,” “Holidays of Future Passed,” and more.
Friday, Nov. 27 – Thurs. Dec. 10
11 p.m. – CHRISTMAS IN SOUTH PARK
Airing weekdays at 11 p.m. beginning Nov. 27, Stan, Kyle, Kenny, and Cartman celebrate Christmas in SOUTH PARK with a collection of holiday-themed episodes from Seasons 1 through 18, including “#HappyHolograms,” “It’s Christmas in Canada,” “Merry Christmas Charlie Manson,” and more.
Tuesday, Dec. 1
10 p.m. – TOSH.0 – *Season 7B Finale*
Daniel Tosh finishes Season 7B by offering razor sharp wit and hilarious commentary to the latest and greatest in Internet sensations and viral videos.
Saturday, Dec. 5
12 p.m. – COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS
The students of Greendale Community College celebrate the holidays in two back-to-back episodes of COMMUNITY. A Glee Club performance goes awry in “Regional Holiday Music,” and Chang (Ken Jeong, DR.KEN) showcases his talent with tying knots when he ties their professor to a chair in “Intro to Knots.”
12 p.m. – COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS
The students of Greendale Community College celebrate the holidays in two back-to-back episodes of COMMUNITY. Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown, THE ODD COUPLE) learns the importance of celebrating the holidays with friends that practice different religions in “Comparative Religion,” and the students of Greendale are transformed into stop-motion animated characters in “Abed’s Uncontrollable Christmas.”
Monday, Dec. 7 – Thursday, Dec. 10
9:30 p.m. – CHRISTMAS IN STOOLBEND
Airing weekdays at 9:30 p.m. beginning Dec. 7, The Cleveland-Tubbs family gets festive in holiday episodes from each season of THE CLEVELAND SHOW. Featured episodes include, “A Cleveland Brown Christmas,” “Tis The Cleveland To Be Sorry,” “Die Semi-Hard,” and “Murray Christmas.”
Wednesday, Dec. 9
10 p.m. – SOUTH PARK – *Season 19 Finale*
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https://www.bellmedia.ca/pr/tv/much/10:30 p.m. – MOONBEAM CITY – “The Wedding Of Rad (Lie)” – *Season 1 Finale*
Dazzle (Rob Lowe, PARKS AND RECREATION) begins dating a mob boss's socialite daughter, and Rad (Will Forte, LAST MAN ON EARTH) is pressured by his Canadian grifter parents into getting sham-married to his own sister.
Thursday, Dec. 10
10 p.m. – NATHAN FOR YOU – “The Hero” – *Season 2 Finale*
Nathan tries to prove that there’s a hero inside every one of us.
10:30 p.m. – TRIP TANK – “Steve’s Family” – *Season 2 Finale*
In a special holiday edition of TRIP TANK, Santa goes into diabetic shock, Gary (Paul Reiser, Whiplash) is pranked at his holiday party, and a girl meets her boyfriend Juggalo’s parents.
Monday, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec. 18
5:30 p.m. – SPRINGFIELD STAR WARS
Airing weekdays at 5:30 p.m. beginning Dec. 14, these Star Wars and space-themed episodes from all 27 seasons of the THE SIMPSONS include, “Mayored to the Mob,” “Worst Episode Ever,” and “Once Upon A Time In Springfield.”
11 p.m. – THE FORCE AWAKENS IN SOUTH PARK
Airing weekdays at 11 p.m. beginning Dec. 14, aliens pay Stan, Kyle, Kenny, and Cartman a visit in these space-themed episodes of SOUTH PARK.
Monday, Dec. 14
7 p.m. – ADELE: LIVE FROM LONDON – *Special Premiere*
Filmed in front a live audience, this special premiere gives viewers an exclusive performance from GRAMMY award winning artist, ADELE, accompanied with her live band, as she performs classic tracks as well as songs from her new album, 25.
10:30 p.m. – COMEDY BANG! BANG! – “Josh Groban Wears a Blue Blazer and Shiny Black Shoes” – *Season 4C Finale*
The crew tries to celebrate Christmas, but global warming has turned the set into a beach, Josh Groban performs, and Scott falls in love.
HOLIDAY MARATHONS – Friday, Nov. 27 – Sunday, Jan. 3NATHAN FOR YOU
Monday, Dec. 21 from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Business expert Nathan Fielder uses his outlandish marketing strategies to help struggling companies in this marathon featuring every episode from Season 3 of NATHAN FOR YOU.
Tuesday, Dec. 22 from 1 a.m. – 6 a.m.
In this Season 2 marathon, Comedian Andy Daly (THE SPOILS BEFORE DYING) stars as Forrest McNeil, a critic that looks past reviewing art, books, and films, and reviews life itself.
Tuesday, Dec. 22 from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Relive every episode of this 90’s cop extravaganza, and join Dazzle Novak (Rob Low, PARKS AND RECREATION) and his partner, police officer Chrysalis Tate (Kate Mara, HOUSE OF CARDS) as they protect their neon-soaked metropolis.
Wednesday, Dec. 23 from 2 a.m. – 5:30 a.m.
No medical condition can distract the oblivious physicians in CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL from their need to flirt and gossip in front of horrified children in this Season 5 marathon.
Wednesday, Dec. 23 from 9 p.m. – 3:30 a.m.
This marathon features every episode from Season 5, following Adam (Adam Devine, Pitch Perfect), Blake (Blake Anderson, PARKS AND RECREATION), and Ders (Anders Holm, THE MINDY PROJECT) as they work together from 9 to 5, live together from 5 to 9, and party together 24/7.
THE JACK & TRIUMPH SHOW
Thursday, Dec. 24 from 3:30 a.m. – 6 a.m.
Jack (Jack McBrayer, 30 ROCK), a former child star of the '80s and '90s, is joined by Triumph the Insult Comic Dog in this marathon, featuring every episode from Season 1.
WORLD’S CRAZIEST FOOLS
Thursday, Dec. 24 and Friday, Dec. 25 from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Hosted by Mr. T, this marathon features every episode from Season 1 and includes the craziest clips of the silliest people doing the most foolish things from all around the world.
Thursday – Sunday, December 24 – January 3 from 9 p.m. – 6 a.m.
Comedian Daniel Tosh offers witty and humourous commentary on the latest viral clips and Internet sensations in this TOSH.0 marathon, featuring episodes from Season 6.
Monday, Dec. 28 from 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Abbi (Abbi Jacobson, INSIDE AMY SCHUMER) and Ilana (Ilana Glazer, INSIDE AMY SCHUMER) go on a whole new slew of adventures in New York City in this Season 2 marathon.
Tuesday, Dec. 29 – Wednesday, Dec. 30 from 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Follow the SOUTH PARK crew through their latest antics and adventures in this marathon, featuring episodes from Season 18 and Season 19.
Thursday, Dec. 31 – Friday, Jan. 1 from 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Much ends the year right with a recap of the Top 50 most popular and most influential music videos of 2015.
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