Holiday TV forecast: a sleighful of movies, music, a Grinch

  • This image released by NBC shows a scene from the 1966 holiday classic “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” airing Dec. 3 and Dec. 25 on NBC. (NBC via AP)

  • This image released by Crown Media United States LLC shows Danica McKellar, left, and Dolly Parton in a scene from “Christmas at Dollywood,” airing Dec. 8 on the Hallmark Channel. (Curtis Hilbun/Crown Media United States LLC via AP)

  • This image released by Freeform shows Kendrick Sampson, left, and Aisha Dee in a scene from “Ghosting: The Spirit of Christmas” airing December 4 on Freeform. (David Bukach/Freeform via AP)

LOS ANGELES — There are enough holiday TV movies to overturn Santa’s sleigh this season, with Oprah Winfrey’s OWN channel and a new streaming service adding to the cargo. A more expansive view of the world also is part of the ride, with a lesbian couple included in a Freeform film and Hanukkah shout-outs on the Hallmark and Lifetime channels.

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