The Ellen DeGeneres Show

(3-4 p.m., NBC10) - Actor Patrick Dempsey (

Grey's Anatomy

); 8-year-old singer Tione Johnson performs.

Oprah Winfrey

(4-5 p.m., 6ABC) - Oprah meets tiny and talented dogs.

Tin Man

(7-11 p.m., S-F) - This mini-series puts a bizarre spin on L. Frank Baum's

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

. Here the wiz is called the Mystic Man (Richard Dreyfuss) and Dorothy (Zooey Deschanel) is D.G.

Greatest Holiday Moments: Hilarious Home Video Countdown

(8-9 p.m., NBC10) - NBC says it sorted through thousands of real home video submissions to get the most entertaining.


(8-9 p.m., Fox29) - A struggling portrait artist has an undiagnosed illness that's distorting his perception and threatening his career.

How I Met Your Mother

(8:30-9 p.m., CBS 3) - Ted thinks he has finally met a wonderful girl until the gang points out a deal-breaking flaw.


(9-10 p.m., Fox29) - The host of a popular reality TV show, one that catches infidelity in the act, is found dead.

Late Show With David Letterman

(11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m., CBS3) - Actress Reese Witherspoon; Harry Connick Jr. performs.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno

(11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m., NBC10) - Actor Tom Cruise; comic Frank Caliendo; the Cure performs.

Jimmy Kimmel Live

(12:05-1:05 a.m., 6ABC) - TV show host Jay Leno; the Hives perform.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson

(12:35-1:35 a.m., CBS3) - Actor Jim Parsons; Ray Davies performs.

Late Night With Conan O'Brien

(12:35-1:35 a.m., NBC10) - Actor Seth Rogen; high wire artist Philippe Petit; Al Green performs.