June 26, 2009 at 04:07 AM EDT

Fans mourning the passing of the two pop culture icons can tune in to various tributes airing over the next few days.

Michael Jackson

ABC will air a special edition of 20/20, entitled MichaelJackson: The Man and His Music, Friday at 9 p.m. EDT.

VH1 will air a special coveringJackson’s entire biography Friday at 4p.m. EDT. Then at 10:30 p.m. EDT,  the net will re-air its two-hour tribute special, Michael Jackson: King Of Videos.

MTV will play Jackson’s music videos intercut with breaking news, celebrity tributes, fans’ tweets, and vintage Jacko footage from the network’s archives on Friday until 6 p.m. EDT. At 6 p.m., A Celebration of Michael Jackson on MTV will showcase Jackson’s greatest moments. MTV News‘ Sway will host. Then at 7 p.m. EDT, the net will re-air an episode of Randy Jackson’s America’s Best Dance Crew featuring performances set to the pop icon’s greatest hits.

CBS will air CBS News: The Life and Death of Michael Jackson Friday at 10 p.m. EDT. Harry Smith will anchor the one-hour program.

NBC will air Michael Jackson — The King of Pop, a one-hour look at Jackson’s legacy Friday at 10 p.m. EDT. NBC News’ Ann Curry will host the one-hour special.

The BIO Channel will air Bio Remembers: Michael Jackson Saturday at 10 p.m. EDT. The program will feature interviews with Jackson’s family and friends, including Smokey Robinson, Gladys Knight, and Liza Minnelli.

TV Land will air the five-hour 1992 mini-series The Jacksons: An AmericanDream Sunday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. EDT, with animmediate encore presentation from 7 p.m. to midnight. 

Fox will re-air the Michael Jackson-themed American Idol performance show from the recent season Monday at 8 p.m. EDT. The show features performances of Jacko classics, including “The Way You Make Me Feel,”“Remember The Time,” and “Beat It.”

Farrah Fawcett

NBC willre-air “Farrah’s Story”Friday at 9 p.m. EDT and Saturday at 2:30 p.m. EDT. The two-hour doc, shot over two and a half years, chronicles Fawcett’s battle with the cancer that eventually claimed herlife.

TV Land will pay tribute to the actress this Saturday, airing two Charlie’s Angels episodes from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., followed by the first two episodes of Chasing Farrah. The 2005 original series chronicled the icon’s daily life as one of the most recognized stars in the history of celebrity.  

The BIO Channel will air BIO Remembers: Farrah Fawcett Monday at 10 p.m. EDT.

More on Michael Jackson:
Michael Jackson: 18 key moments in the life of the King of Pop
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Michael Jackson: Colleagues and friends pay tribute
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