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What to Watch Over Thanksgiving Weekend: Gilmore Girls and more

Plus: There’s a parade, we hear

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Your daily guide to the most interesting stuff happening on TV and streaming. All times Eastern.

PICK OF THE WEEKEND

Gilmore Girls

Netflix, Friday, streaming

Nervous about whether your beloved Gilmore Girls will be as good as it was back in the day? Fear not — our critic’s review will calm all your fears.

SERIES DEBUT

Brothers Take New Orleans

HGTV, Wednesday, 9 p.m.

America’s favorite (and maybe only?) pair of home-renovating identical twins, Drew and Jonathan Scott — stars of Property Brothers — head down to New Orleans for a charity-oriented challenge: Renovate a duplex that has remained damaged since Hurricane Katrina.

FLOATS WITH THE MOST

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

NBC, Thursday, 9 a.m.

This year, the holiday festivities will double as an anniversary bash. To celebrate 90 years of marching down the streets of New York City, the Turkey Day parade will feature very special inflatables — including a new 40-foot dog with accordion legs and a 21-foot re-creation of Felix the Cat, the first balloon ever to appear in the parade back in 1927.

TOONS & TUNES

The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration

ABC, Thursday, 8 p.m.

Hosted by Derek and Julianne Hough, the special includes performances from Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, and Kelly Clarkson in iconic Disney locations. I hear Goofy’s already begging Mickey for a spot on the VIP list.

FUNNY GUY

Michael Che Matters

Netflix, Friday, streaming

As you’d expect from the current cohost of SNL’s “Weekend Update,” Michael Che’s comedy special is full of topical humor—from gentrification to Black Lives Matter.

FILM FESTIVE

A Heavenly Christmas

HBO, Sunday, 9 p.m.

Shirley MacLaine, Eric McCormack, and Kristin Davis earn their Hallmark wings in this romantic comedy with one foot in the afterlife and the other on Earth. After an accident, a Christmas angel-in-training (Davis) is assigned by a guardian angel (MacLaine) to guide a musician (McCormack) who has lost his creative spark — and soon, other sparks start flying too.

RHYTHM, BLUES

Soul Train Awards 2016

BET, Sunday, 8 p.m.

Erykah Badu hosts while Gladys Night, Tyrese, and more perform. Your living room will be 100 percent more sexy tonight.