“Johnny English Reborn” 7 p.m. to 8:45 p.m., HBO (2011)
Rowan Atkinson plays the bumbling secret agent in this sequel, which has him going up against international assassins hunting down a Chinese premier.
“Arrow” 7 p.m., CW (New)
Oliver trains the Huntress to be his ally, but Diggie disapproves and believes she can’t be trusted.
“Whitney” 7 p.m., NBC (New)
Whitney and Alex decide to admit to past lies they’ve told each other. We’re sure this will turn out well.
“The Middle” 7 p.m., ABC (New)
Frankie wants a part-time job at a department store so she can get a discount on Christmas presents. Mike’s brother stashes stolen furniture in the Hecks’ garage, which oldest son Axl transforms into a bachelor pad.
“Criminal Minds” 8 p.m., CBS (New)
Members of the BAU hunt a ritualistic killer after the bodies of men who have been physically altered are found. Outside of work, Reid is getting anxious at the prospect of meeting his mystery woman.
“Suburgatory” 8:31 p.m., ABC (New)
George grants Tessa’s wish to spend Christmas in New York City with her mother, but it’s one she begins to regret coming true.
“Nashville” 9 p.m., ABC (New)
Rayna (Connie Britton) examines her priorities after listening to husband Teddy explain his situation with Peggy.
“Neat Freaks” 9 p.m., TLC (New)
People obsessed with cleanliness are thrown into messy situations.
“American Horror Story: Asylum” 9 p.m., FX (New)
A person dressed as Santa Claus stirs trouble at Briarcliff, and Arden has a surprising encounter. Aw, don’t bring Santa into the madness of this show. That’s just wrong.
“Hot in Cleveland” 9 p.m., TV Land (New)
Melanie’s boss puts her in an awkward situation with a coworker, and Joy worries about fitting in at college.
— Laura King
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