By Jeff Jarvis
November 21, 1988 12:00 PM

>BEAUTY AND THE BEAST A new season for Linda Hamilton and Ron Perlman. (CBS, Fri., Nov. 18, 8 p.m.)

VINTAGE PERFORMANCES: JIMI HENDRIX The great, late guitarist plays at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival. (Cinemax, Sat., Nov. 19, 8 p.m.)

KENNEDY DRAMA While the networks mark the anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death with documentaries (reviewed at the end of the column), TBS does the same with dramas: the 1983 miniseries Kennedy starring Martin Sheen (on Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 16 and 17 at 8:05 p.m.) and the 1963 movie PT-109 starring Cliff Robertson (on Wednesday, Nov. 16 at 11:05 p.m.).