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Look who's talking in daytime: Dec. 10 to Dec. 14

Holiday prep, Golden Globe and SAG nominations, plus 'Downton Abbey' hype

By TVDeeva Deanna Barnert Dec 10, 2012 8:43AM

With the holiday season upon us, daytime is packed with movie stars, holiday performances and experts talking cooking, decorating and gifting the week of Dec. 10. The talk show line up includes the cast of "Downton Abbey," "Bachelorette" couple Ashley Hebert and J.P. Rosenbaum and the "Survivor: Philippines" final five; as well as stars from "Homeland," "The Good Wife," "Nashville," "Boardwalk Empire," "Scandal," "Elementary," "Person of Interest," "Hot in Cleveland," "Neighbors," "Jungle Gold," "Doomsday Preppers," "The Amazing Race," "Flipping Out" and "Six Little McGhees." Big screen stars Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne and Samantha Barks ("Les Misérables"); Alan Cumming ("Any Day Now"); Ewan McGregor ("The Impossible"); Jamie Foxx ("Django Unchained") and Ian Mckellan, Martin Freeman, Andy Serkis and Richard Armitage ("The Hobbit") are making the rounds. There's a "Last Resort" set visit with Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline. Performances on the docket include Usher, Bruno Mars, Colbie Caillat, Richard Marx, Jackie Evancho, Jason Mraz, Ashanti, Big Boi and Kelly Rowland, Rickie Lee Jones and Ben Harper, Scott McCreery, Lifehouse, the Radio City Rockettes and castmembers from "Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas" and "Annie."


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Daytime will also kick off awards season this week. On Wednesday, Dec. 12, Busy Philipps and Taye Diggs will reveal the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations at 9 a.m. on TNT. Then the 70th annual Golden Globe Awards nominations drop at 5 a.m. PT/8 a.m. ET on Thursday, via live telecast from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.


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Schedules are subject to change


Mon: Co-host Judy Greer; headlines and celebrity/pop culture news

Tue: Co-host Rosanna Scotto; woman who grows fingernails instead of hair

Wed: Co-host Sharon Osbourne; Botched plastic surgery nightmares

Thurs: Co-host Christina Miian; headlines and celebrity/pop culture news

Fri: Co-host Viewer Co-Host Challenge Winner; "The Hobbit" cast Ian Mckellan, Martin Freeman, Andy Serkis and Richard Armitage 



* 12 Days Of Giveaways continues
Mon: Fergie, Nathan Lane 

Tue: Naomi Watts, J.R. Martinez               

Wed: Howie Mandel, Idina Menzel, Tom Shadyac

Thurs: Amanda Seyfried, Usher

Fri: Hugh Jackman, Justin Bieber talks and performs


"Good Morning America"

* 12 Days Of Cooking begins midweek
Mon: Rachel Zoe; experts talk holiday eating, vintage toys and glittery gift for under $100

Tue: Trendiest gifts; Scott McCreery performs

Wed: Barbara Walters previews her 10 Most Fascinating People; chef Mario Batali, Rosie Pope, "Six Little McGhees"

Thurs: chef Emeril Lagasse, "Annie" Broadway stars Anthony Warlow and Lilla Crawford perform; Chris Connelly on Golden Globes noms, with the best Christmas dishes of all time

Fri: Trendiest gifts for teen and tweens; chef Richard Blais


"Jeff Probst Show"

Mon: "Doomsday Preppers," Alton Edwards, George Wright and Scott Lomu

Tue: Jami Gertz, Constance Zimmerman

Wed: "Survivor: Philippines" final five                     

Thurs: Alana Stewart

Fri: Everyday people who's lives were changed by unexpected twists



Mon: falsely imprisoned Thomas Kennedy

Tue: Jane Fonda

Wed: 2012 in review

Thurs: The dog show with Carrie Ann Inaba

Fri: TBD                  


"Live! With Kelly and Michael"

* Holiday Hits Week

Mon: Hugh Jackman, Howie Mandel; Richard Marx performs

Tue: Mandy Patinkin; Lifehouse performs

Wed: Anne Hathaway, Alan Cumming; Ashanti performs

Thurs: Eddie Redmayne; Colbie Caillat performs

Fri: Ewan McGregor, Kerry Washington; Jackie Evancho performs



Mon: (repeat) Shaun Robinson, Laura Nativo, Monserrat Lopez

Tue: Joey Lawrence, Chris “The Toy Guy” Byrne, Marley Majcher; Marie Osmond performs

Wed: (repeat) Lacey Chabert, Chef Sasha Perl-Raver, Nadine Velazquez

Thurs: Jeff Lewis, Laura McKenzie; The Roys talk and perform

Fri: (repeat) Teri Polo; Richard Marx performs with Marie


"Rachael Ray Show"

Mon: Valerie Bertinelli, pastry chef Johnny Iuzzini

Tue: Gretchen Mol, cheese monger Steven Jenkins

Wed: Connie Britton, Kyan Douglas, clutter-free holiday decorations

Thurs: diet mistakes and cheats

Fri: Co-host Richard Marx performs; Alan Cumming


"Ricki Lake"

Mon: Teen dads, Judge Lynn Toler, Marisa Nightingale

Tue: Transgender people of all ages

Wed: Kyle Richards, Dean McDermott, Nina Parker, Steve White 

Thurs: Steve Santagati, Laura Govan, Laurie Kilmartin, six "Hunks with Heart"

Fri: TBA


"The Talk"

* on location in New York

Mon: Anderson Cooper; Gayle King, Charlie Rose and Norah O'Donnell; Chef Sandra Lee

Tue: Anjelica Huston, Taraji P. Henson, Andy Cohen

Wed: Jason Mraz talks and performs

Thurs: Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu

Fri: Jesse L. Martin, Chef Anne Burrell



Mon: Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne and Samantha Barks; Howie Mandel, Andy Cohen

Tue: Barefoot Contessa; Bruno Mars performs

Wed: "Downton Abbey" cast, Anne Hathaway, Jamie Foxx, "The Voice" castoff, Larry King

Thurs: Eddie Redmayne, Christmas in the White House

Fri: Ewan McGregor; Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline


"The View"

* “Family Time Together” Contest Continues

Mon: Piers Morgan; Jason Mraz performs

Tue: Martha Stewart; Big Boi and Kelly Rowland perform

Wed: Hugh Bonneville, Jim Carter, Rob James-Collier, Brendan Coyle, Joanne Froggatt, Elizabeth McGovern and Sophie McShera

Thurs: Ashley Hebert and J.P. Rosenbaum; Rickie Lee Jones and Ben Harper perform

Fri: Co-host Derek Hough


"The Wendy Williams Show"

* 3rd annual Wendy’s Holiday Gift Grab

Mon: Adam Lambert; Radio City Rockettes performs

Tue: Rachel Roy, Dara Torres

Wed: Iman; "Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas" performance

Thurs: Kevin Nealon, Ben Lyons, Mario Armstrong

Fri: Mark Feuerstein