Here Are the Muhammad Ali TV Specials Airing This Week

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Muhammad Ali died on Friday, at the age of 74. While artists, politicians, entertainers, and athletes share heartfelt tributes, TV channels are dropping their regularly scheduled programs to air specials honoring The Greatest. Michael Mann's sublime film Ali, starring Will Smith (giving what he still considers to be his finest performance), is also streaming on HBO, and you should watch it. Here are the upcoming programs, which will be updated as more are announced.

20/20 (ABC) — Saturday, June 4 at 8 p.m. ET

48 Hours (CBS) — Saturday, June 4 at 9 p.m. ET

Facing Ali (Spike TV) — Saturday, June 4 at 9 p.m. ET