The Best TV to Watch Over the Christmas Holidays

Christmas Day is only a few days away and now is the time to start picking out what you and your family will be watching on the big day.

Here we have picked our favourite shows! From Mrs Brown’s Boys to EastEnders we have given you our top picks for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and Boxing Day.

Christmas Eve: 

Zootropolis-Sky Cinema Premiere-12.15pm.

This animated movie is the ideal film to watch this Christmas Eve with the whole family. Great fun for kids and adults alike.

Michael McIntyre’s Big Christmas Show-BBC1-7.25pm.

The last in the series of this variety show is a Christmas special. Guests include Catherine Tate as Nan, and Michael Ball.

Birds of a Feather-ITV-8pm.  

This festive hour long edition of the comedy series sees Sharon, Tracey, and Dorien head to Morocco to track down Travis when he goes missing.

Christmas Day:



An hour long episode of the soap sees Phil battling with his health, and Linda receive a chilling phone call. Max also returns to the square to seek revenge.

Mrs Brown’s Boys-BBC-10.30pm.  

Mrs Brown’s Boys has been the most watched show on TV over the past few Christmas Days’s and this years episode sees Mammy going after Bono’s bullies, while a fire at the salon leaves Rory and Dino with nowhere to work.

Boxing Day:

Outnumbered-Boxing Day-BBC-10pm.  

The Brockman’s return for this festive special which sees the family carry out a special mission for Granddad.

What TV show are you most looking forward to watching over Christmas? Let us know your thoughts over on Twitter @CelebMix.  


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