Tues, 12/27: The 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors (CBS)
Each year these awards celebrate the best and brightest in the performing arts for their contributions to American culture. Receiving the recognition this year: Academy Award-winning actor Al Pacino, rock band the Eagles, Argentine pianist Martha Argerich, gospel and blues singer Mavis Staples, and musician James Taylor. "I don't think there is an actor in the past five decades who hasn't been influenced by Al Pacino," said Bobby Cannavale, who co-starred with Pacino in Danny Collins. In addition to Cannavale, Sean Penn, Garth Brooks, Aretha Franklin, David Letterman, Diana Ross, Kevin Spacey, Ringo Starr, along with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, were in the room to toast the honorees.