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New Year's Eve and Day TV highlights

Billy Joel performs at Shea Stadium in Queens.

Billy Joel performs at Shea Stadium in Queens. (July 16, 2008) Credit: Getty Images

Staying in Tuesday night? Recovering Wednesday? TV is there to help you toast the new year or revisit the old one.


New Year's Eve Live With Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin (9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., CNN). How crazy can these two get? Griffin annually finds new ways to prod Cooper into Times Square giggle fits.

Feliz 2014! (9:55 p.m.-3:05 a.m., Univision/41). The cross-country countdown presents Times Square performances by Jencarlos Canela and El Dasa.

Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve (10-11 p.m., 11:30 p.m.-2:15 a.m., ABC/7). Ryan Seacrest hosts a prime-time hour, then 11:30's countdown featuring Miley Cyrus in Times Square, and after the ball drops, Billy Joel from the Barclays Center. Among other performers: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Florida Georgia Line, Fall Out Boy

All American New Year (10 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Fox News). Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Bill Hemmer in Times Square present music from Susan Boyle, Rodney Atkins and Blues Traveler. Followed at 12:30 a.m. by "Red Eye New Year's Special."

New Year's Eve Live (11 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Fox/5). Mario Lopez on the Las Vegas Strip welcomes J. Cole, Krewella, New Politics and Panic! At the Disco. With Times Square cut-ins.

TeenNick Top 10: New Year's Eve Countdown (11 p.m.-midnight, Nickelodeon/TeenNick/NickToons/Nick Jr.). Nick Cannon counts down 2013's best videos with a live audience overlooking Times Square. With music from Cannon, 4Count and Echosmith.

Other events: NBC News retrospective "A Toast to 2013" (8-10 p.m., NBC/4), "New Year's Eve With Carson Daly" (10-11 p.m., 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., NBC/4), "Girl Code Presents: New Year's Code" (10-11 p.m., MTV), "New Year's Eve Dance Party" (9 p.m.- 2 a.m., Fuse), "106 & Party: New Year's Eve 2013" (11 p.m.- 1 a.m., BET).


Local broadcast channels stack up comedy tonight with "The Honeymooners" (11 p.m.-4 a.m., Wednesday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., WPIX/11) and "The Odd Couple" (midnight-7 a.m., Wednesday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., WLNY/55).

Other series marathons Tuesday -- Dick Clark on vintage episodes of "The $25,000/ $100,000 Pyramid" (8 a.m.-6 p.m., GSN), "The Twilight Zone" (8 a.m.-5 a.m., Wednesday 8 a.m.-5 a.m., Syfy), "The Walking Dead" (9 a.m.-Thursday 5 a.m., AMC), "The '80s: The Decade That Made Us" (9 a.m.-3 a.m., NatGeo), "7th Heaven" (9 a.m.-midnight, UP), "The Mindy Project" (11:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Bravo), "Doctor Who" (1 p.m.-6 a.m., BBC America), "The Haves and the Have Nots" (3 p.m.-2 a.m., OWN), "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" (4 p.m.-3 a.m., TLC), "Futurama" (5:30 p.m.-midnight, Wednesday 11:26 a.m.-6 p.m., Comedy Central), "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" (7 p.m.-midnight, FXX), "Bat Masterson" (late tonight 1 a.m.-Wednesday night at midnight, Encore Westerns), "Magnum, P.I." (late tonight 2 a.m.-Wednesday night 12:20 a.m., Encore Classic).

HBO and Cinemax show a season's worth of their shows "True Blood" (8 p.m.-6 a.m., HBO2), "The Newsroom" (8 p.m.-5 a.m., HBO Signature), "Veep" (8 p.m.-1 a.m., HBO Comedy), "Eastbound & Down" (8 p.m.-midnight, HBO Zone), "Banshee" (8 p.m.-5 a.m., MoreMax), and "Strike Back" (8 p.m.-4 a.m., ActionMax).

Music fills Turner Classic Movies, with vintage rock and roll all day, from Chuck Berry's "Go, Johnny, Go!" (9:30 a.m.) to Elvis Presley's "Jailhouse Rock" and "Viva Las Vegas" (4:45 and 6:30 p.m.), followed by old-Hollywood musical numbers in the clipseries "That's Entertainment!" (8 p.m.-5 a.m.).


Pilots and first episodes of classic TV shows are collected in hourlong blocks Wednesday on Antenna TV (11 a.m.-Thursday 7 a.m.), including "Mister Ed," "Green Acres," "I Dream of Jeannie," "Bewitched" and "All in the Family."

Reality fans can feast on "Dance Moms" (8 a.m.-8 p.m., Lifetime), leading into 8 p.m.'s recap and 9 p.m.'s season premiere.

Other marathons Wednesday -- "NCIS" (6 a.m.-2 a.m., USA), "Suits" (6 a.m.-6 a.m., Cloo), "Scooby-Doo" (6 a.m.-6 a.m., Boomerang), "Girlfriends" (9 a.m.-11 p.m., Centric), "The Tudors" (10 a.m.-6 a.m., BBC America), "Ravenswood" (1-6 p.m., ABC Family), "House of Lies" (3-9 p.m. Showtime), "Home Improvement" (4 p.m.-6 a.m., Hallmark), and, starting from the pilot, spyfest "Burn Notice" (2 p.m.-3 a.m., ion/31).

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