What to Watch on Thursday: It’s mermaid mating season on Siren, plus a Jersey Shore wedding
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HOW/WHEN & WHERE TO WATCH: 8 p.m. on Freeform
The second half of season 2 kicks off with the event to end all events: It’s mermaid mating season! While Ryn returns to the sea to help her colony, Helen and Ben will embark on a hunt to find the hybrids, leaving Xander to help a journalist detangle the night of the oil rig disaster.
Siren promo: A deadly mermaid tale comes to Freeform
HOW/WHEN & WHERE TO WATCH: 9 p.m. on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
Starring Lily Anne Harrison and Bobby Campo, Christmas Camp centers on an advertising exec (Harrison) who must bring in a new account in the form of a traditional toy company. To learn more about the holiday and its traditions, she attends a “Christmas Camp,” where she crosses paths with the camp owner’s son (Campo), who teaches her about other stuff, too, like love. —Dan Snierson
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Escape the Night
HOW/WHEN & WHERE TO WATCH: Streaming on YouTube
Season 4 of Joey Graceffa’s murder mystery reality series — this time with a Museum of the Dead theme — is an “all-stars” cast that includes some familiar faces: Colleen Ballinger (a.k.a. Miranda Sings), Bretman Rock, Alex Wassabi, Justine Ezarik, Gabbie Hanna, DeStorm Power, Timothy DeLaGhetto, Tana Mongeau, and Rosanna Pansino.
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What Else to Watch
Jersey Shore Family Vacation (season premiere) — MTV
Big Brother (new time slot) — CBS
Hollywood Game Night (season premiere) — NBC
*times are ET and subject to change