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MOVIE “Mary Pop­pins” / 8:00pm (7) Julie Andrews re­ceived an Os­car for her por­trayal of the prac­ti­cally per­fect nanny who ar­rives mys­te­ri­ously on the doorstep of the Banks house­hold. She loosens up the stiff fam­ily with her mag­i­cal charm. The charm­ing 1964 Dis­ney mu­si­cal — whose not to­tally smooth back­story was told in “Sav­ing Mr. Banks” — fea­tures such well-known songs as “A Spoon­ful of Sugar” and “Chim Chim Cheree.” Dick Van Dyke, David Tom­lin­son, Gly­nis Johns and Ed Wynn also star.

MOVIE “My Big Fat Greek Wed­ding 2” / 8:00pm (HBO) While try­ing to find doc­u­men­ta­tion sup­port­ing his claim to be a de­scen­dant of Alexan­der the Great, fam­ily pa­tri­arch Gus Por­toka­los (Michael Con­stan­tine) is shocked to dis­cover his wed­ding cer­tifi­cate never was signed by the pri­est who mar­ried Gus and Maria (Lainie Kazan) 50 years ago. The rev­e­la­tion sends daugh­ter Toula (Nia Varda­los) and the rest of their large clan racing to put thing rights in this 2016 se­quel to the 2002 com­edy block­buster. John Cor­bett and An­drea Martin also star.

2016 Heis­man Tro­phy Pre­sen­ta­tion / 8:00pm (ESPN) La­mar Jack­son of the Louisville Car­di­nals comes into tonight’s Heis­man Tro­phy pre­sen­ta­tion as the clear front run­ner to win col­lege foot­ball’s most coveted award; if not the big­gest in all of sports. Jack­son, a duel threat quar­ter­back who has tal­lied some in­cred­i­ble sta­tis­tics, de­serves that recog­ni­tion. How­ever, not to be over­looked are fel­low can­di­dates Jake Brown­ing of Wash­ing­ton and De­shaun Wat­son of Clem­son (both quar­ter­backs), along with Michigan line­backer Jamel Pep­pers.

MOVIE “A Nutcracker Christ­mas” / 8:00pm (Hall­mark) As a young woman, Lilly James (Amy Acker, “Per­son of In­ter­est”) was ob­sessed with bal­let and seemed headed for a ma­jor dance ca­reer when her dreams were dashed by a fam­ily tragedy and a per­sonal be­trayal. Now, years later, Amy has vowed never to dance again, but when her adored niece (Sophia Lucia, “Dance Moms”) snags a dream role in a lo­cal pro­duc­tion of “The Nutcracker,” Lilly must con­front her past and a few painful truths in this new 2016 hol­i­day drama. Sascha Radet­sky (“Flesh and Bone”) also stars.

Julie Andrews stars in “Mary Pop­pins” Satur­day on ABC.

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