New Year’s Eve is upon us, and there is a veritable cornucopia when it comes to choosing who to spend the evening with on television.
Below, our guide.
The title is a bit wordy, but still the gold standard after 40 years, even if Clark is limited to a handful of awkward appearances from a studio. Seacrest can more than hold his own. Musical guests include Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, LMFAO and Will.i.am.
NBC: “New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly” 10PM-12:30AM with a local news break
Fox: “American Country New Year’s Eve Live” 11PM-12:30AM
Fox’s special is hosted by a comedian named Rodney Carrington and “Paws Stars” Rick Harrison and “Chumlee.” Toby Keith will perform.
Univision: “¡Feliz 2012!” 10PM-3:15AM
Hosted by “Sábado Gigante’”s Don Francisco, musical acts will include Gloria Trevi, Prince Royce and Chino y Nacho.