Avatar (ABC): In celebration of Disney’s highly anticipated return to Pandora, Avatar: The Way of Water, you can watch its predecessor, Avatar, on ABC tonight. It is also available to stream on Disney+. 7 p.m. ET/PT
White House Christmas 2022 (HGTV): First Lady Dr. Jill Biden will lead hosts Jonathan Scott and Zooey Deschanel throughout the magnificent rooms of The White House, decorated by more than 150 volunteers from across the country and White House staff. This year’s theme is We the People, and it will be brought to life thanks to over 83,615 holiday lights, 77 Christmas trees, 300 candles, 12,000 ornaments, 1,600 bells, approximately 14,865 feet of ribbon, and more. I’d hate to be the one to take that down in January. 6 p.m. ET/5 p.m. CT, and streaming the same day on discovery+
Monday, September 12
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman (Netflix): The former late-night talk show host traveled to Kyiv, Ukraine to sit down with Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zelenskyy for a one-hour, in-depth conversation. Streaming
Baking It (NBC and Peacock): Season two—hosted and executive produced by Maya Rudolph and Amy Poehler—is back tonight with a new batch of bakers to compete in a series of challenges designed by Amy and Maya. They’ll have a chance to win some serious money, and who doesn’t want that? Also, in the holiday episode, Maya and Amy invite their famous friends to “cele-bake” the holidays in a friendly competition to raise money for various charities. 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CT
Tuesday, December 13
My Best Friend’s Wedding 25th anniversary (DVD): Starring Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney, Cameron Diaz, and Rupert Everett, the beloved film celebrates 25 years today with a special edition DVD featuring a plethora of extras. There’s nearly 20 minutes of deleted scenes, a new, alternate ending (uh-oh), and on-set videos. The film has also been remastered in 4K resolution from the original camera negative with Dolby Vision. Available to purchase here
Pelosi in the House (HBO/HBO Max): The nearly two-hour HBO Original documentary film, Pelosi in the House, is produced and directed by Alexandra Pelosi (HBO’s Emmy-winning Journeys with George, Diary of a Political Tourist, etc.) Alexandra Pelosi offers a behind-the-scenes chronicle of the life of her mother and Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi over the course of three decades.