[12/14/06 - 06:57 PM]
Jingle Bells Ring as TV Land Decks the Halls with Classic Christmas Episodes
TV Land's 7th Annual Merry-Thon airs Sunday, December 24 from 6:00/5:00c through Monday, December 25 at 6:00/5:00c.

[via press release from TV Land]

Jingle Bells Ring as TV Land Decks the Halls With Classic Christmas Episodes

TVLand.com Makes Classic Holiday Moments in Television Available at Fans' Fingertips

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 -- TV Land presents twenty-four hours filled with merriment and holiday cheer when the network rolls out a collection of heart-warming Christmas episodes during TV Land's 7th Annual Merry-Thon beginning Sunday, December 24 from 6:00pm through Monday, December 25 at 6:00pm (all times ET/PT). The marathon features classic TV's most-loved friends and families enjoying the holiday season as cousin Naomi joins the Evans Family for Christmas on Good Times, The Jeffersons' George and Tom discover a brand new joy, Andy and Barney decide to throw a holiday party at the jail on The Andy Griffith Show, the Cunninghams invite Fonzie to a family feast on Happy Days and on What's Happening the Christmas spirit descends upon Raj and ReRun.

Fans can currently go to TVLand.com to view memorable holiday moments in classic TV. In addition, viewers will be able to send links of their favorite moments along with a personalized holiday message to their friends and family.

TV Land's 7th Annual Merry-thon block schedule is as follows (all times ET/PT):

Sunday, December 24 and Monday, December 25

6:00 PM #26 - Good Times 7:30 AM #12 - Brady Bunch

6:30 PM #97 - Good Times 8:00 AM #133 - Cheers

7:00 PM #49 - Jeffersons 8:30 AM #17 - Wings

7:30 PM #199 - Jeffersons 9:00 AM #110 - Night Court

8:00 PM #15 - Little House on the Prairie 9:30 AM #77 - 227

9:00 PM #11 - Andy Griffith 10:00 AM #149 - All in the Family

9:30 AM #104 - Sanford and Son 10:30 AM #104 - Sanford and Son

10:00 PM #26 - Good Times 11:00 PM #78 - Benson

10:30 PM #20 - Three's Company 11:30 AM #46 - Green Acres

11:00 PM #188 - Crosby 12:00 PM #62 - Highway to Heaven

11:30 PM #49 - Jeffersons 1:00 PM #132 - Wings

12:00 AM #149 - All in the Family 1:30 PM #53 - What's Happening

12:30 AM #125 - Benson 2:00 PM #74 - Happy Days

1:00 AM #11 - TOP 10 Holiday Moments 2:30 PM #12 - Brady Bunch

2:30 AM #113 - Murphy Brown 3:00 PM #20 - Three's Company

3:00 AM #94 - MacGyver 3:30 PM #11 - Andy Griffith

4:00 AM #111 - Highway to Heaven 4:00 PM #146 - Gunsmoke

5:00 AM #15 - Little House on the Prairie 5:00 PM #97 - Good Times

6:00 AM #146 - Gunsmoke 5:30 PM #199 - Jeffersons

7:00 AM #27 - Happy Days

Now seen in over 88 million U.S. homes, TV Land's program mix features popular dramas, sitcoms, westerns, Retromercials and a TV-referential interstitial environment, all programmed with a specific audience in mind - the first generation of Americans to grow up watching television and features all-time Classic hits like All in the Family, I Love Lucy, The Andy Griffith Show, and Bonanza.

About MTV Networks

MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. MTV Networks, with more than 130 channels worldwide, owns and operates the following television programming services - MTV: MUSIC TELEVISION, MTV2, VH1, mtvU, NICKELODEON, NICK at NITE, COMEDY CENTRAL, TV LAND, SPIKE TV, CMT, NOGGIN, VH1 CLASSIC, LOGO, MTVN INTERNATIONAL and THE DIGITAL SUITE FROM MTV NETWORKS, a package of 13 digital services, all of these networks trademarks of MTV Networks. MTV Networks connects with its audiences through its robust consumer products businesses and its more than 200 interactive properties worldwide, including online, broadband, wireless and interactive television services and also has licensing agreements, joint ventures, and syndication deals whereby all of its programming services can be seen worldwide.


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