CMT's PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR 12/25-12/31
Programming Highlights | December 25-31, 2006
CHRISTMAS DAY PROGRAMMING
CMT celebrates with holiday programming all day on Christmas Day. CHRISTMAS TIME IS HERE: A SKAGG’S FAMILY TRADITION will air at 1:00 p.m.; 20 GREATEST SONGS OF FAITH will air at 2:00 p.m.; and 20 MERRIEST CHRISTMAS VIDEOS will air at 4:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., ET/PT. Begins Monday, December 25 at 1:00 p.m., ET/PT
Superstar, chart-topping recording artist and top-grossing live performer, Toby Keith, will make his feature film debut along with a notable cast, including Kelly Preston, Willie Nelson, Lindsey Haun, Tess Harper and Burt Reynolds. BROKEN BRIDGES is a bittersweet story of former high school sweethearts Bo Price (Keith) and Angela Delton (Preston) who return home after the deaths of their younger brothers, forcing them to deal with ghosts of the past and their uncertain future. Keith plays a country music singer who has fallen from the spotlight and faces life changes after coming home, reuniting with his true love and meeting his 16-year-old daughter (Haun) for the first time. BROKEN BRIDGES is a journey of discovery about shattering preconceived notions and reinventing one’s own concepts of family, reconciliation and acceptance. Airs Tuesday, December 26 at 11:00 a.m. and Wednesday, December 27 8:00 p.m., ET/PT
MAMA’S FAMILY - CMT PREMIERE!
CMT presents a slice of vintage television from the 1980s with a marathon of MAMA’S FAMILY. The 10 half-hour episodes of MAMA'S FAMILY air on Saturday, December 30 from 5:00-11:00 p.m., ET/PT. It is a genial comedy spun around the activities of a Midwestern family who just can't get along. Stars Vicki Lawrence, Ken Berry and Dorothy Lyman. Premieres Saturday, December 30 at 5:00 p.m., ET/PT
HEE HAW - RETURNS TO TELEVISION!
CMT presents a HEE HAW marathon, beginning Sunday, December 31 at 5:00 p.m., ET/PT. The six episode marathon features performances by some of country music’s biggest stars including Conway Twitty, Dolly Parton and Ray Charles. These one-hour programs range from the series inception in 1969 through its end in 1991. The HEE HAW marathon will air as follows:
5:00 Special guest: Kenny Rogers
6:00 Special guest: Dolly Parton
7:00 Special guest: Glen Campbell
8:00 Special guests: Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty
9:00 Special guest: Ray Charles
10:00 Special guest: Don Williams
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