Utah stars in the centerpiece of this year’s 25 Days of Christmas event on ABC Family - The Mistle-Tones (Sunday, 9 and 11 p.m.), a made-for-TV musical that was shot here earlier this year.
Tia Mowry stars as the good girl; Tori Spelling stars as the mean girl; and there are lots and lots of Christmas songs.
Friday on TV ...
Undercover Boss (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): PostNet CEO Steve Greenbaum goes under cover.
Last Man Standing (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Mike brings home a duck he shot.
NBA (7 p.m., ROOT): Toronto Raptors at Utah Jazz
Malibu Country (7:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Reba tries to get dirt on Bobby’s past.
CSI: NY (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): The owner of a speak-easy is murdered.
Fringe (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): Peter is in danger as he watches Windmark.
Haven (8 and 10 p.m., Syfy): Haven falls into a deep sleep.
Blue Bloods (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Henry gets mugged.
Jungle Gold (11 p.m., Discovery): Scott and George get kicked off their claim.
Saturday on TV ...
NBA (6 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at Houston Rockets
The American Giving Awards (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Deserving charities are honored. Joel McHale hosts.
College basketball (7 p.m., BYUtv): Utah at BYU
White House Christmas: Through the Years (8 p.m., HGTV): A look back at Christmases past, followed by White House Christmas 2012 (8 p.m., HGTV).
Wedding Band (8 and 9 p.m., TBS): Tommy loses Courtney Love’s instruments.
War Horse (9 p.m., Showtime): Steven Spielberg directed this 2011 drama. (Rated PG-13)
The New Normal (10 p.m., Ch. 30): Bryan is unhappy when David hires a woman to baby-proof their home.
Saturday Night Live (10:30 p.m., Ch. 30): Jamie Foxx hosts; Ne-Yo performs.
Sunday on TV ...
NFL: Dallas Cowboys at Cincinnati Benals (11 a.m., Fox/Ch. 13); Miami Dolphins at San Francisco 49ers (2 p.m., Fox/Ch. 2); New Orleans Saints at New York Giants (2 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13); Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packer (6:20 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5)
Deer Valley Celebrity Skifest (1 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): This annual event benefits the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team and the Waterkeeper Alliance.
60 Minutes (6 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): A report on efforts to save the world’s most endangered tortoise.
The Amazing Race (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): In a two-hour episode, the remaining teams race to the finish and the $1 million prize.
The Simpsons (7 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): Marge disapproves of the new neighbors’ parenting methods.
NBA (7:30 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at Los Angeles Lakers
Christmas With Holly (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): In this heartwarming Hallmark Hall of Fame movie, a little girl struggles after the death of her mother.
The Mentalist (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): A botanist’s murder is tied to the medical marijuana business.
Dexter (10 p.m., Showtime): Dexter learns that the man behind his mother’s death has been released from prison
Sister Wives (10 p.m., TLC): Oddly enough, the Brown teenagers volunteer with an organization that helps people escape from abusive polygamist families.
Homeland (11 p.m. Showtime): Carrie continues her hunt for Nazir and for the mole in the CIA.
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