What’s On Tonight: Share more than just gifts with the bittersweet Sense8: A Christmas Special

Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, December 23, and Saturday, December 24. All times are Eastern.

Top picks

Sense8: A Christmas Special (Netflix, 3:01 a.m., Friday): The second season of this mind-sharing sci-fi drama from the Wachowskis doesn’t come out until May, but fans get an early holiday prezzie with this two-hour special. The episode description gives essentially no information! See?

The journey continues as these eight singular hearts and minds weave in and out of each other’s lives finding deeper connections, learning darker, more desperate secrets about one another and struggling to identify with more than just oneself.

But that synopsis pretty much sums up why people like the “joyous human connection” of Sense8 in the first place, so that’s probably a good sign.

A Home For The Holidays (CBS, 8 p.m., Friday): Singers Miranda Lambert, Alessia …

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