What’s On Tonight: Getting On gets on and then gets off our televisions for the last time
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Sunday, December 13. All times are Eastern.
Getting On (HBO, 10:15 p.m.): We haven’t written about Getting On regularly at The A.V. Club for some time, but it’s a show that we respect and appreciate a lot. While they keep canceling them when we’d rather they didn’t, it’s a good thing that HBO is always willing to give unconventional and low-key niche comedies a chance, and it’s another nod in their favor that they’ve allowed Getting On a chance to end on its own terms with this third season. Tonight marks the final shift for the doctors and nurses of the Billy Barnes Extended Care Unit, and we’re hopeful that it ties up all loose ends and allows its characters to reach, if not happiness, a …