The weekend's post-Christmas television fare includes a special, a documentary and honors at the White House.
Today's "Lou Rawls Parade of Stars," which raises money for the United Negro College Fund, is co-hosted by Marilyn McCoo, Ed McMahon and Nancy Wilson.
The seven-hour telethon, originating from Hollywood and New York, will begin at 6 p.m. on KCOP (13) and KGTV (10).
James Earl Jones narrates a two-part documentary on ABC, tracing Abraham Lincoln's life through his own words, which are read by Jason Robards. The four-hour special begins tonight at8 (7)(3)(10)(42), and concludes Sunday at 7 p.m.
And, President and Mrs. Bush are the hosts of tonight's "To Be Free: The National Literacy Honors," from the White House at 10 p.m. on ABC (7)(3)(10)(42).