The jolliest viewing
We’ve picked the cutest Christmas shows on TV over the next seven days. It’s time to get your joy on!
Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever
Lifetime (DStv channel 131) Tuesday, 4pm
We all know Grumpy Cat, the viral meme of perhaps the world’s surliest cat. But did you know there’s a movie about this popular feline? In it, she’s a lonely cat living in a mall pet shop. Because she never gets chosen by customers, she develops a sour outlook on life, until one day during the holidays a special 12-year-old girl named Chrystal enters the pet store and falls in love with Grumpy Cat after realising she is the only person who can hear this unique cat talk. M-Net (DStv channel 101) Wednesday, 6.30pm
This new US reality show sees four families compete for a cash prize to put up the most elaborate and spectacular Christmas displays. Once a winner is chosen, the judges return to the home to congratulate the family.
More Christmastown, USA
Travel Channel (DStv channel 179) Sunday, 12am
No one takes Christmas and the festive season more seriously than the Americans. This light-hearted documentary heads to towns across the US where Christmas is celebrated every day.
– Grethe Koen
M-Net (DStv channel 101), 7.30pm Grammy-nominated songstress Katy Perry embarks on a world tour for a visually stunning performance fans will never forget.
Grammy Tribute to Frank Sinatra
M-Net (DStv channel 101), 8.30pm Some of the biggest names in the music industry gather to honour and pay tribute to Frank Sinatra and his Grammy-winning legacy.
KATY PERRY CONCERT: THE
PRISMATIC WORLD TOUR
FESTIVE CHEER Father Christmas and a well-stocked toy den
LIGHT ’EM UP An elaborate Christmas display