NBC has officially announced Rosie O'Donnell's return to network TV. On November 26, NBC will air Rosie's Variety Show, a live pre-Thanksgiving special featuring a broad range of acts designed to keep you glued to the TV while you stuff your bird. Variety. "She was already doing a variety show in daytime. Once we got Rosie, we were already ahead of the game." O'Donnell says hosting a live variety show is "a dream come true." If the special is a hit, it could potentially expand to a weekly series. Rosie's Variety Show will air November 26 at 8 pm on NBC.