- Fox is new with "House"
- NBC is new with "Law and Order: Criminal Intent" and "Law and Order: Special Victims Unit"
- CBS is new with the People's Choice Awards
- ABC is new with "Big Day" and "Boston Legal"
- The CW has repeats of "Gilmore Girls" and "Veronica Mars"
- FX is new with "Dirt"
- Comedy Central is new with "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" and "The Colbert Report"
- Late-night highlights include Ben Affleck and Jewel on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on NBC, Penelope Cruz on "Late Show with David Letterman" on CBS, Donal Logue on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on ABC, and Donald Trump on "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" on NBC