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This week’s TV: Why Scrooge is timeless, a ‘Willow’ series, and a Dolly Parton movie

The “Christmas Carol” adaptation “Spirited,” starring Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds, is now on Apple TV+. This week, another adaptation comes our way, this time an animated musical from Netflix called “Scrooge: A Christmas Carol.”

‘The Chosen’ makes Jesus Christ into a streaming star

“The Chosen,” a surprise hit television series, is billed as the first multiseason show about the life of Jesus — and one of the biggest crowdfunded media projects ever produced. The show’s third season will begin streaming online in mid-December.

AMC’s ‘Invitation to a Bonfire’ has been filming in New Bedford

An 1855 grand Italianate in town known as The Whalehouse has been the site of filming for the thriller series.

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Expect trials, tribulations from anthology series ‘Accused’

Each episode follows a different character. We know nothing about the crime they’ve been accused of, but the episode then looks back at what brought the defendant to court.

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Turns out, TV viewers will forgive and forget

The awful later seasons of a series also leave permanent blemishes on that show’s legacy — or do they?

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In season 2, ‘Sex Lives of College Girls’ continues to coast on characters’ appeal

The comedy series, co-created by Mindy Kaling, has enough charm and energy to make it easy to watch, if not compelling.

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Reboot offers a fresh start for ‘Frasier’

The title character will find “new challenges and a new love and new people and a new city and stuff like that," series star Kelsey Grammer told People magazine. "I’m really very excited about it."

Rob Delaney can endure grief, as long as there’s laughter

Since the death of his 2-year-old son, Henry — recounted in his new memoir, "A Heart That Works" — humor is how the actor and comedian copes.