List of Christmas television specials


List of Christmas television specials

The following is a list of Christmas television episodes

=Examples of American Christmas television=
* "Amahl and the Night Visitors" (1951)
* "The Bell Telephone Hour" Christmas specials (1959-1968)
* "ChalkZone: When Santas Collide" (2004)
* George Balanchine's production of "The Nutcracker" , telecast live nationally in 1957 and 1958
* "The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy: Billy and Mandy Save Christmas" (2005)
* "The House Without a Christmas Tree" (1972)
* "Invader Zim: The Most Horrible X-Mas Ever" (2002)
* "My Life as a Teenage Robot: A Robot for All Seasons" (2004)
* "The Munsters' Scary Little Christmas" (1996)
* "The Nutcracker" starring Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gelsey Kirkland (1977)
* "Nutcracker on Ice" (1994)
* "The Promise" (1963) narrated by Bing Crosby
* "Robot Chicken Christmas Special" (2005)
* "A Rocket Xmas" (2003)
* "Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree" (1995)
* "A Wish for Wings That Work" (1991)

Children's Christmas Specials

The Charlie Brown Christmas Specials

* "A Charlie Brown Christmas" (1965)
* "It's Christmastime Again, Charlie Brown" (1992)
* "Charlie Brown's Christmas Tales" (2002)
* "I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown" (2003)

Cartoon Network Christmas Specials

* "Atomic Betty: The No-L 9" (2005) with William Shatner
* "Ben 10: Merry Christmas" (2006)
* "Bugs Bunny's Looney Christmas Tales" (1979)
* "Dexter's Laboratory": Dexter vs. Santa's Claws (1998)/A Mom Cartoon (2002)
* "Ed, Edd n Eddy's Jingle Jingle Jangle" (2004)
* "Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends: A Lost Claus (2005)
* "The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: Billy and Mandy Save Christmas (2005)
* "Johnny Bravo: A Johnny Bravo Christmas" (2003)
* " (1978)
* "The Power Puff Girls: Twas The Fight Before Christmas" (2003)
* "Camp Lazlo :Kamp kringle" (2007)
* "Class of 3000: Class of 3000 Christmas special" (2007)
* "George of the Jungle: Junglebells/The goat Christmas presents" (2007)
* ": operation: N. A. U. G. H. T. Y. (2005)

The Disney Channel Christmas Specials

* ": Hairy Christmas" (2006)
* "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody: "Christmas at the Tipton" (2005)
* "Brandy and Mr. Whiskers: On Whiskers, On Lola, On Cheryl and Meryl" (2004)
* "Kim Possible: A Very Possible Christmas" (2003)
* "Lizzie McGuire : Xtreme Xmas" (2001)
* "That's So Raven: Escape Claus" (2003)

Mickey Mouse's Christmas Specials

* "Mickey's Christmas Carol" (1983)
* "Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas" (1999)
* "" (2001)
* "Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas" (2004)

Winnie the Pooh Christmas Specials

* "Winnie the Pooh and Christmas Too" (1991)
* "" (1999)
* "" (2002)

The Hanna-Barbera Christmas Specials

* "The Smurfs' Christmas Special" (1982)
* "Yogi's First Christmas" (1980)

The Flintstones Christmas Specials

* "The Flintstones: Christmas Flintstone" (1964)
* "A Flintstone Christmas" (1977)
* "A Flintstone Family Christmas" (1993)
* "A Flintstones Christmas Carol" (1994)

The Nickelodeon Christmas Specials

* ": Holly Jolly Jimmy" (2003) with Mel Brooks.
* "Danny Phantom: The Fright Before Christmas" (2005)
* "The Fairly Odd Parents in: Christmas Every Day" (2001)
* "Hey Arnold: Arnold's Christmas" (1997)
* "Inspector Gadget: Inspector Gadget Saves Christmas" (1992)
* "Kappa Mikey: A Christmas Mikey" (2006)
* "SpongeBob SquarePants: Christmas Who?" (2000)
* "Pinky and the Brain: A Pinky and the Brain Christmas" (1995)
* "Invader Zim: The most horrible X-mas ever" (2002)

Rugrats/All Grown Up Christmas Specials

* "Rugrats: The Santa Experience" (1992)
* "Rugrats: Chanukah" (1996)
* "Rugrats: Babies in Toyland" (2002)
* "All Grown Up!: The Finster Who Stole Christmas" (2004)

Rankin-Bass Christmas Specials

* "Frosty the Snowman" (1969, Rankin-Bass)
* "The Little Drummer Boy" (1968, Rankin-Bass)
* "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" (1964, Rankin-Bass)
* "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town" (1970, Rankin-Bass)
* "Twas the Night Before Christmas" (1974, Rankin-Bass)

The Muppets/Sesame Street Christmas Specials

* "Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas" (1977)
* "Christmas Eve on Sesame Street" (1978)
* "A Special Sesame Street Christmas" (1978)
* "" (1979)
* "John Denver and the Muppets: Rocky Mountain Holiday" (1982)
* "The Christmas Toy" (1986)
* "A Muppet Family Christmas" (1987)
* "The Muppet Christmas Carol" (1992)
* "It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie" (2002)
* "A Sesame Street Christmas Carol" (2006)
* "Elmo's Christmas Countdown (2007)

Other Children's or Animated Christmas Specials

* "Biker Mice from Mars: Chill Zone" (1994)
* "Bozo the Clown:" "" (2005, compilation of clips from 1960-2001)
* "A Chipmunk Christmas (1981)
* "A Claymation Christmas Celebration" (1987)
* "The Fat Albert Christmas Special" (1977)
* "Garfield and Friends: A Garfield Christmas" (1987)
* "" (1985)
* "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" (1966)
* "Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol" (1962), an animated musical version of the Dickens' classic, with Mr. Magoo as Scrooge
* "The Night the Animals Talked" (1970)
* "Olive, the Other Reindeer" (1999)
* "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer" (2000)
* "Christmas Comes to Pac-Land" (1982)
* "Pee-wee's Playhouse Christmas Special" (1988)
* "Raggedy Ann and Andy in: The Great Santa Claus Caper" (1978, directed by Chuck Jones)"
* "" (1994)
* "" (1990)
* "Shrek The Halls" (2007)
* "Sonic Christmas Blast" (1996)
* "The Star Wars Holiday Special" (1978)
* "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Christmas Aliens aka Michelangelo's Christmas Rescue" (2004)
* "Tiny Toons: It's a Wonderful Tiny Toons Christmas Special" (1992)
* "Thugaboo: Christmas Special" (2006)
* "The Year Without a Santa Claus" (1974)
* "Ziggy's Gift" (1982)

American TV Drama Christmas Episodes

TV Cop Shows Christmas episodes

* "Hill Street Blues: Santaclaustraphobia" (1982)
* "Without a Trace: Malone v. Malone" (2004)

Bones Christmas Episodes

* "Bones: Man in the Fallout Shelter" (2005)
* "Bones: Santa in the Slush" (2007)

Dragnet Christmas Episodes

* "Dragnet: The Big .22 Rifle for Christmas" (1952)
* "Dragnet: The Big Little Jesus" (1953)

Homicide: Life on the Street Christmas Episodes

* ": All Through the House" (1994)
* ": All is Bright" (1997)

Monk Christmas Episodes

* "Monk: Mr. Monk and the Secret Santa" (2005)
* "Monk: Mr. Monk Meets His Dad" (2006)
* "Monk: Mr. Monk and the Man Who Shot Santa" (2007)

TV Hospital Dramas Christmas Episodes

* "Grey's Anatomy: Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer" (2005)
* "Third Watch: The Spirit" (2003)

ER Christmas Episodes

* "ER: The Gift" (1994)
* "ER: A Miracle Happens Here" (1995)
* "ER: Homeless for the Holidays" (1996)
* "ER: Do You See What I See?"(1997)
* "ER: How the Finch Stole Christmas" (1999)
* "ER: The Greatest of Gifts" (2000)
* "ER: I'll Be Home for Christmas" (2001)
* "ER: Hindsight" (2002)
* "ER: Makemba" (2003)
* "ER: Twas the Night" (2004)
* "ER: All About Christmas Eve (2005)
* "ER: City of Mercy" (2006)

House Christmas Episodes

* "House: Damned If You Do" (2004)
* "House: Deception" (2005)
* "House: Merry Little Christmas" (2006)
* "House: It's a Wonderful Lie" (2007)

upernatural/Sci-Fi Christmas Episodes

* "Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Amends" (1998)
* "The Dead Zone: A Very Dead Zone Christmas" (2005)
* "Pushing Daisies: Corpsicle" (2007)
* "Quantum Leap: A Little Miracle" (1990)
* "Sliders: Season's Greedings" (1996)
* "Supernatural: A Very Supernatural Christmas" (2007)
* ": " (1996)
* "The X-Files: How the ghosts stole the christmas" (1998)

mallville Christmas Episodes

* "Smallville: Lexmas" (2005)
* "Smallville: Gemini" (2007)

Teen Drama Christmas Episodes

* "Dawsons Creek: Marry Mayhem" (2002)
* "Veronica Mars: An Echolls Family Christmas" (2004)
* "Gossip Girl: Roman Holiday" (2007)

Beverly Hills, 90210 Christmas episodes

* "Beverly Hills, 90210: A Walsh Family Christmas" (1991)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: It's a Totally Happening Life" (1992)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: Somewhere in the World It's Christmas" (1993)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: Christmas Comes This Time Each Year" (1994)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: Angels We Have Heard on High" (1995)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: Gift Wrapped" (1996)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: Santa Knows" (1997)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: Marathon Man" (1998)
* "Beverly Hills, 90210: Nine Yolks Whipped Lightly" (1999)

Everybody Hates Chris Christmas Episodes

* "Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Christmas" (2005)
* "Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Kris" (2006)
* "Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Kwanzaa" (2007)

Melrose Place Christmas Episodes

* "Melrose Place: A Melrose Place Christmas" (1992)
* "Melrose Place: Under the Mistletoe" (1993)
* "Melrose Place: Holiday on Ice" (1994)
* "Melrose Place: Oy! to the World" (1995)
* "Melrose Place: Crazy Love" (1996)
* "Melrose Place: A Tree Talks in Melrose" (1997)
* "Melrose Place: The Usual Santas" (1998)

The O.C Christmas Episodes

* "The O.C: The Best Chrismukkah Ever" (2003)
* "The O.C: The Chrismukkah That Almost Wasn't" (2004)
* "The O.C: The Chrismukkah Bar-Mitzvahkkah" (2005)
* "The O.C: The Chrismukk-huh?" (2006)

Party of Five Christmas Episodes

* "Party of Five: Christmas" (1996)
* "Party of Five: S'Wunnerful Life" (1997)
* "Party of Five: One Christmas, to Go" (1998)

The Wonder Years Christmas Episodes

* "The Wonder Years: Christmas" (1988)
* "The Wonder Years: A Very Cutlip Christmas" (1990)
* "The Wonder Years: Christmas Party" (1991)
* "The Wonder Years: Let Nothing You Dismay" (1992)

Other Dramas

* "Knight Rider: Silent Knight" (1983)
* "Magnum, P.I.: Operation: Silent Night" (1983)
* "Ugly Betty: Fake Plastic Snow" (2006)

Little House on the Prairie Christmas Episodes

* "Little House on the Prairie : Christmas at Plum Creek" (1974)
* "Little House on the Prairie : A Christmas They Never Forgot" (1982)
* "Little House on the Prairie : Bless All The Dear Children" (1984)

The Waltons Christmas Episodes

* "The Waltons: The Homecoming: A Christmas Story "(1971)
* "The Waltons: The Best Christmas" (1976)
* "The Waltons: The Children's Carol" (1977)
* "The Waltons: The Spirit" (1979)

The West Wing Christmas Episodes

* "The West Wing: In Excelsis Deo" (1999)
* "The West Wing: Noël" (2000)
* "The West Wing: Bartlet for America" (2001)
* "The West Wing: Holy Night" (2002)
* "The West Wing: Abu el Banat" (2003)

American Sitcoms Christmas Episodes

* "30 Rock: Ludachristmas" (2007)
* "Aqua Teen Hunger Force: Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past from the Future" (2002)
* "Clone High – Snowflake Day: A Very Special Holiday Episode" (2003)
* "Clueless: A Very PC Holiday" (1997)
* "Gilligan's Island: Birds Gotta Fly, Fish Gotta Talk" (1964)
* "Eight Is Enough: Yes Nicholas, there is a Santa Claus" (1977)
* "The Honeymooners: Twas the Night Before Christmas" (1955)
* "How I Met Your Mother: How Lily Stole Christmas" (2006)
* "I Love Lucy: The I Love Lucy Christmas Show" (1956)
* "Mork and Mindy: Mork's First Christmas" (1978)
* "The Nanny": Oy to the World (1995)
* "Seinfeld: The Strike" (1997)
* "Three's Company: Three's Christmas" (1977)
* "TV Funhouse: Christmas Day (2000)
* "A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas" (2001)

All in the Family Christmas Episodes

* "All in the Family: Christmas Day at the Bunkers" (1971)
* "All in the Family: Edith's Christmas Story" (1973)
* "All in the Family: The Draft Dodger" (1976)
* "All in the Family: California, Here We Are" (1978)

Arrested Development Christmas Episodes

* "Arrested Development: In God We Trust"
* "Arrested Development: Afternoon Delight"

The Beverly Hillbillies Christmas Episodes

* "The Beverly Hillbillies: Home for Christmas" (1962)
* "The Beverly Hillbillies: Christmas at the Clampetts" (1963)

Boy Meets World Christmas Episodes

* "Boy Meets World: Santa's Little Helper" (1993)
* "Boy Meets World: Easy Street" (1996)
* "Boy Meets World: A Very Topanga Christmas" (1997)
* "Boy Meets World: Santa's Little Helpers" (1998)

The Brady Bunch Christmas Episodes

* "The Brady Bunch: The Voice of Christmas" (1969)
* "The Brady Bunch: A Very Brady Christmas" (1988)

Cheers/Frasier Christmas Episodes

* "Cheers: Christmas Cheers" (1987)
* "Cheers: Love Me, Love My Car" (1992)
* "Frasier: Miracle on Third or Fourth Street" (1993)
* "Frasier: Frasier Grinch" (1995)
* "Frasier: Perspectives on Christmas" (1997)
* "Frasier: Merry Christmas, Mrs. Moskowitz" (1998)
* "Frasier: The Fight Before Christmas" (1999)
* "Frasier: Mary Christmas" (2000)
* "Frasier: We Two Kings" (2002)
* "Frasier: High Holidays" (2003)

The Cosby Show Christmas Episodes

* "The Cosby Show: Getting to Know You" (1989)
* "The Cosby Show: Clair's Place" (1991)

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Christmas Episodes

* "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Deck the Halls" (1990)
* "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Christmas Show" (1991)
* "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: 'Twas the Night Before Christening" (1993)

Friends/Joey Christmas Episodes

* "Friends: The One with the Monkey" (1994)
* "Friends: The One with Phoebe's Dad" (1995)
* "Friends: The One Where Rachel Quits" (1996)
* "Friends: The One with the Girl from Poughkeepsie" (1997)
* "Friends: The One with the Inappropriate Sister" (1998)
* "Friends: The One with the Routine" (1999)
* "Friends: The One with the Holiday Armadillo" (2000)
* "Friends: The One with Ross's Step Forward" (2001)
* "Friends: The One with Christmas in Tulsa" (2002)
* "Joey: Joey and the Plot Twist" (2004)
* "Joey: Joey and the Christmas Party" (2005)

Full House Christmas episode

* "Full House: Our Very First Christmas Show" (1988)
* "Full House: A Very Tanner Christmas" (1992)
* "Full House: Arrest Ye Merry Gentleman" (1994)

Futurama Christmas Episodes

* "Futurama: Xmas Story" (1999)
* "Futurama: A Tale of Two Santas" (2001)

The Golden Girls Christmas Episodes

* "The Golden Girls: 'Twas the Nightmare Before Christmas" (1986)
* "The Golden Girls: Have Yourself a Very Little Christmas" (1989)

The Happy Days Christmas Episodes

* "Happy Days: Guess Who's Coming to Christmas" (1974)
* "Happy Days: Richie Branches Out" (1976)
* "Happy Days: Christmas Time" (1978)
* "Happy Days: White Christmas" (1980)
* "Happy Days: All I Want for Christmas" (1982)

Hope & Faith Christmas Episodes

* "Hope & Faith: Silent Night, Opening Night" (2003)
* "Hope & Faith: Aru-Bah Humbug" (2004)
* "Hope & Faith: Christmas Time" (2005)

The Home Improvement Christmas Episodes

* "Home Improvement: Yule Better Watch Out" (1991)
* "Home Improvement: I'm Scheming Of A White Christmas" (1992)
* "Home Improvement: Twas The Blight Before Christmas" (1993)
* "Home Improvement: Twas The Night Before Chaos" (1994)
* "Home Improvement: Twas The Flight Before Christmas" (1995)
* "Home Improvement: Bright Christmas" (1997)
* "Home Improvement: Home for the Holidays" (1998)

The M*A*S*H Christmas Episodes

* "M*A*S*H: Dear Dad" (1972)
* "M*A*S*H: Dear Sis" (1978)
* "M*A*S*H: Death Takes a Holiday" (1980)
* "M*A*S*H: 'Twas the Day after Christmas" (1981)

My Name Is Earl Christmas Episodes

* "My Name Is Earl: White Lie Christmas" (2005)
* "My Name Is Earl: Born a Gamblin Man" (2006)
* "My Name Is Earl: Bad Earl" (2007)

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Christmas Episodes

* "Mystery Science Theater 3000: 321 - Santa Claus Conquers the Martians" (1991)
* "Mystery Science Theater 3000: 521 - Santa Claus" (1993)

NewsRadio Christmas Episodes

* "NewsRadio: Xmas Story" (1995)
* "NewsRadio: Christmas" (1996)

The Office (U.S.) Christmas Episodes

* "The Office: Christmas Party" (2005)
* "The Office: A Benihana Christmas" (2006)

Roseanne Christmas Episodes

* "Roseanne: Santa Claus" (1991)
* "Roseanne: It's No Place Like Home for The Holidays" (1992)
* "Roseanne: White Trash Christmas" (1993)
* "Roseanne: Home for the Holidays" (1996)

abrina, the Teenage Witch Christmas Episodes

* "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: A Girl and Her Cat" (1996)
* "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Sabrina Claus" (1997)
* "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Christmas Amnesia" (1998)
* "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Sabrina, Nipping at Your Nose" (1999)
* "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Sabrina's Perfect Christmas" (2000)
* "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: It's a Hot, Hot, Hot, Hot Christmas" (2002)

crubs Christmas Episodes

* "Scrubs: My Own Personal Jesus" (2001)
* "Scrubs: My Monster" (2002)
* "Scrubs: My Best Moment" (2004)

impsons Christmas Episodes

* "The Simpsons: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire" (1989)
* "The Simpsons: Marge Be Not Proud" (1995)
* "The Simpsons: Miracle on Evergreen Terrace" (1997)
* "The Simpsons: Grift of the Magi" (1999)
* "The Simpsons: Skinner's Sense of Snow" (2000)
* "The Simpsons: She of Little Faith" (2001)
* "The Simpsons: 'Tis the Fifteenth Season" (2003)
* "The Simpsons: Simpsons Christmas Stories" (2005)
* "The Simpsons: " (2006)

outh Park Christmas Episodes

* "South Park: The Spirit of Christmas (Jesus vs. Frosty) early short" (1992)
* "South Park: The Spirit of Christmas (Jesus vs. Santa) early short" (1995)
* "South Park: Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" (1997)
* "South Park: Merry Christmas, Charlie Manson!" (1998)
* "South Park: Mr. Hankey's Christmas Classics" (1999)
* "South Park: A Very Crappy Christmas" (2000)
* "South Park: Red Sleigh Down" (2002)
* "South Park: It's Christmas in Canada" (2003)
* "South Park: Woodland Critter Christmas" (2004)

That 70's Show Christmas Specials

* "That 70's Show: The Best Christmas Ever" (1998)
* "That 70's Show: Hyde's Christmas Rager" (2000)
* "That 70's Show: An Eric Forman Christmas" (2001)
* "That 70's Show: Christmas" (2003)
* "That 70's Show: Winter" (2004)

Celebrity Hosted & Variety Shows

*"Julie Andrews: The Sound of Christmas" (1987)
*"The Dick van Dyke Show: The Alan Brady Show Presents" (1963)
*"John Denver's Rocky Mountain Christmas" (1975)
*"George Burns' Early, Early, Early Christmas Special" (1981)
*"Judy Garland Show Christmas Special" (1963)
*"The Andy Griffith Show: Christmas Story" (1960)
*"The Andy Williams Christmas Show" (1962-1971)
*"The Osmond Family Christmas Special" (1980)
*"This is Christmas" starring Luther Vandross (1996)

Bing Crosby's Christmas Specials

*"Happy Holidays with Frank and Bing starring Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby" (1957)
*"The Bing Crosby Christmas Show" (1961)
*"The Bing Crosby Christmas Show" (1962)
*"The Bing Crosby Christmas Show" (1965)
*"The Hollywood Palace with Bing Crosby" (1965)
*"The Hollywood Palace with Bing Crosby" (1966)
*"The Hollywood Palace with Bing Crosby" (1967)
*"The Hollywood Palace with Bing Crosby" (1968)
*"Bing and Carol Together Again for the First Time" (1969) Bing Crosby, with Carol Burnett
*"Bing Crosby's Christmas Show" (1970)
*"Bing Crosby and the Sounds of Christmas" (1971)
*"A Christmas with the Bing Crosbys" (1972)
*"Bing Crosby's Sun Valley Christmas Show" (1973)
*"A Christmas with the Bing Crosbys" (1974)
*"Merry Christmas, Fred, from the Crosbys" (1975) Bing Crosby, with Fred Astaire
*"The Bing Crosby White Christmas Special" (1976)
*"Bing Crosby's Merrie Olde Christmas" (1977) with David Bowie

Bob Hope's Christmas Specials

*"Bob Hope Christmas Special" (1953)
*"Bob Hope Christmas Show" (1965)
*"The Bob Hope Vietnam Christmas Show" (1966)
*"The Bob Hope Christmas Special" (1968)
*"The Bob Hope Christmas Special: Around the World with the USO" (1969)
*"The Bob Hope Christmas Special" (1970)
*"The Bob Hope Vietnam Christmas Show" (1971)
*"The Bob Hope All Star Christmas Comedy Special" (1977)
*"The Bob Hope Christmas Special" (1980)
*"The Bob Hope Christmas Special" (1981)
*"Bob Hope's USO Christmas in Beirut" (1984)
*"The Bob Hope Christmas Show" (1985)
*"Bob Hope Winterfest Christmas Show" (1987)
*"Bob Hope's USO Christmas from the Persian Gulf: Around the World in Eight Days" (1987)
*"Bob Hope's Jolly Christmas Show" (1988)
*"Bob Hope's Christmas Cheer from Saudi Arabia" (1991)
*"Hope for the Holidays - A Bob Hope Christmas" (1993)

The Carpenters Christmas Specials

*"The Carpenters: A Christmas Portrait" (1978)
*"The Carpenters at Christmas" (1977)

Perry Como's Christmas Specials

*"The Perry Como Chesterfield Supper Club ~ Christmas Special" (1948)
*"The Perry Como Chesterfield Supper Club ~ Christmas Special" (1949)
*"The Perry Como Chesterfield Show ~ Christmas Special" (1950)
*"The Perry Como Chesterfield Show ~ Christmas Special" (1951)
*"The Perry Como Chesterfield Show ~ Christmas Special" (1952)
*"The Perry Como Chesterfield Show ~ Christmas Special" (1953)
*"The Perry Como Chesterfield Show ~ Christmas Special" (1954)
*"The Perry Como Show ~ Christmas Special" (1955)
*"The Perry Como Show ~ Christmas Special" (1956)
*"The Perry Como Show ~ Christmas Special" (1957)
*"The Perry Como Show ~ Christmas Special" (1958)
*"Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall ~ Christmas Special" (1959)
*"Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall ~ Christmas Special" (1960)
*"Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall ~ Christmas Special" (1961)
*"Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall ~ Christmas Special" (1962)
*"Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall ~ Perry Como's Christmas In Rome (1964)
*"Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall ~ Christmas Special" (1965)
*"Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall ~ Christmas Special" (1966)
*"The Perry Como Holiday Special" (1967)
*"Christmas At The Hollywood Palace" (1969)
*"Perry Como's Winter Show" (1971)
*"The Perry Como Winter Show" (1972)
*"The Perry Como Winter Show" (1973)
*"Perry Como's Christmas Show" (1974)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In Mexico" (1975)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In Austria" (1976)
*"Perry Como's Olde Englishe Christmas" (1977)
*"Perry Como's Early American Christmas" (1978)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In New Mexico" (1979)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In The Holy Land" (1980)
*"Perry Como's French-Canadian Christmas" (1981)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In Paris" (1982)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In New York" (1983)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In London" (1984)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In Hawaii" (1985)
*"Perry Como's Christmas In Texas ~ Perry Como's Christmas Special" (1986)
*"Perry Como's Irish Christmas" (1994)

When Como was hosting his variety series on television, he devoted one of the programs to Christmas every year.

=Examples of British Christmas television=

Children's Christmas Specials

* "The Bear" (1999)
* "Father Christmas" (1991)
* "Fireman Sam: Let it Snow" (1988)
* "Horrid Henry: Horrid Henry's Christmas" (2006)
* "Joe 90: The Unorthodox Shepherd" (1968)
* "Peppa Pig: Peppa's Christmas" (2007)
* "The Snowman" (1982)
* "Stingray: A Christmas to Remember" (1964)
* "Thunderbirds: Give or Take a Million" (1966)

Thomas & Friends Christmas Episodes (also aired in the USA)

* "Thomas and Friends: Thomas' Christmas Party" (1984)
* "Thomas and Friends: Thomas and the Missing Christmas Tree" (1986)
* "Thomas and Friends: Thomas, Percy and the Christmas Adventure" (1991)
* "Thomas and Friends: It's Only Snow" (2002)
* "Thomas and Friends: No Hasty Puddings" (2003)

The Teletubbies Christmas Specials

* "The Teletubbies: Teletubbies and the Snow"
* "The Teletubbies: Happy Christmas from the Teletubbies"

British Dramas

* "The Bad Girls Christmas Special" (2006)
* "The Bill: Christmas Star" (1998)
* "A Christmas Carol" (2000)
* "Christmas Lights" (2004)

Casualty Christmas Episodes

* "Casualty: Merry Christmas Dr Spiller" (2002)
* "Casualty: Eat, Drink and Be Merry" (2003)
* "Casualty: Casualty @ Holby City" (2004)
* "Casualty: Do They Know It's Christmas?" (2005)
* "Casualty: Silent Night" (2006)

The Doctor Who Christmas Specials

* "Doctor Who: The Christmas Invasion" (2005)
* "Doctor Who: The Runaway Bride" (2006)
* "Doctor Who: Voyage of the Damned" (2007)
* "Doctor Who: The Next Doctor" (2008)

British Sitcoms

* "Home To Roost: Family Ties" (1987)
* "Blackadder's Christmas Carol" (1989) - a comic version of the Dickens story.
* "Mr.Bean: Merry Christmas, Mr. Bean" (1992)
* "Father Ted: A Christmassy Ted" (1996)
* "S Club 7's L.A. 7 Christmas Special" (2000)
* ""The Office" Christmas specials" (2003)
* "Shameless Christmas Special" (2004) -- Special edition of the popular English television show, Shameless."
* "The Worst Week of My Life: The Worst Christmas of My Life"
* "Yes Minister: Party Games" (1984)

Carry On Christmas Specials

* "Carry on Christmas" (1969)
* "Carry on Again Christmas" (1970)
* "Carry on Christmas: Carry on Stuffing" (1972)
* "Carry on Christmas" (1973)
* "Carry on Laughing's Christmas Classics" (1983)

Dads Army Christmas Episodes

* "Dad's Army: Resisting The Aggressor Through the Ages" (1969)
* "Dad's Army: The Cornish Floral Dance" (1970) -- Erased by the BBC's archive purge .
* "Dad's Army: Battle of the Giants" (1971)
* "Dad's Army: Broadcast To The Empire" (1972)
* "Dad's Army: Turkey Dinner" (1974)
* "Dad's Army: My Brother and I" (1975)
* "Dad's Army: The Love Of Three Oranges" (1976)

George and Mildred Christmas Episodes

* "George and Mildred: No Business Like Show Business" (1977)
* "George and Mildred: On the Second Day of Christmas" (1978)
* "George and Mildred: The Twenty Six Year Itch" (1979)

Keeping Up Appearances Christmas Episodes

* "Keeping Up Appearances: The Father Christmas Suit" (1991)
* "Keeping Up Appearances: Sea Fever" (1993)
* "Keeping Up Appearances: Angel Gabriel Blue" (1994)
* "Keeping Up Appearances: The Pageant" (1995)

Last of the Summer Wine Christmas Episodes

* "Last of the Summer Wine: Small Tune On A Penny Wassail" (1978)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: And A Dewhurst Up A Fir Tree" (1979)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Whoops" (1981)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: All Mod Conned" (1982)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Merry Christmas, Father Christmas" (1986)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Big Day at Dream Acres" (1987)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Crums" (1988)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: What's Santa Brought For Nora Then?" (1989)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Barry's Christmas" (1990)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Situation Vacant" (1991)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Stop That Castle" (1992)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Welcome to Earth (1993)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: A Leg Up For Christmas" (1995)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Extra! Extra! (1996)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: There Goes the Groom (1997)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Potts in Pole Position" (2001)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: A Musical Passing for a Miserable Muscroft" (2002)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: A Short Blast of Fred Astaire (2003)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Variations on a Theme of the Widow Winstanley" (2004)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: Merry Enthwhistle and Jackson Day" (2005)
* "Last of the Summer Wine: A Tale of Two Sweaters" (2006)

The Morecambe and Wise Show Christmas Specials

* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1969)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1970)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1971)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1972)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1973)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1975)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1976)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1977)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1978)
* "The Morecambe and WiseShow: Christmas Special" (1979)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1980)
* "The Morecambe and WiseShow: Christmas Special" (1981)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1982)
* "The Morecambe and Wise Show: Christmas Special" (1983)

My Family Christmas Episodes

* "My Family: Ding Dong Merrily" (2002)
* "My Family: Sixty Feet Under" (2003)
* "My Family: Glad Tidings We Bring" (2004)
* "My Family: ... And I'll Cry If I Want To" (2005)
* "My Family: The Heart of Christmas" (2006)
* "My Family: Ho Ho No" (2007)

On the Buses Christmas Episodes

* "On The Buses - Christmas Duty" (1970)
* "On The Buses - Boxing Day Social" (1971)

One Foot in the Grave Christmas Episodes

* "One Foot in the Grave: Who's Listening?" (1990)
* "One Foot in the Grave: The Man In The Long Black Coat" (1991)
* "One Foot in the Grave: One Foot in the Algarve" (1993)
* "One Foot in the Grave: The Man Who Blew Away" (1994)
* "One Foot in the Grave: The Wisdom of the Witch "(1995)
* "One Foot in the Grave: Starbound" (1996)
* "One Foot in the Grave: Endgame" (1997)

Only Fools And Horses Christmas Episodes

* "Only Fools And Horses: Christmas Crackers" (1981)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Diamonds Are for Heather" (1982)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Thicker Than Water" (1983)
* "Only Fools And Horses: To Hull and Back" (1985)
* "Only Fools And Horses: The Frog's Legacy" (1987)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Dates" (1988)
* "Only Fools And Horses: The Jolly Boys' Outing" (1989)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Rodney Come Home" (1990)
* "Only Fools And Horses: /" (1991)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Mother Nature's Son" (1992)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Fatal Extraction" (1993)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Heroes and Villains/Modern Men/Time On Our Hands" (1996)
* "Only Fools And Horses: If They Could See Us Now" (2001)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Strangers on the Shore" (2002)
* "Only Fools And Horses: Sleepless in Peckham" (2003)

Porridge Christmas Episodes

* "Porridge: No Way Out" (1975)
* "Porridge: The Desperate Hours" (1976)

teptoe and Son Christmas Episodes

* "Steptoe and Son: The Party" (1973)
* "Steptoe and Son: A Perfect Christmas" (1974)

The Two Ronnies Christmas Specials

* "The Two Ronnies: 'Old-Fashioned Christmas Mystery" (1973)
* "The Two Ronnies: Christmas Special" (1980)
* "The Two Ronnies: Christmas Special" (1981)
* "The Two Ronnies: Christmas Special" (1982)
* "The Two Ronnies: Christmas Special" (1984)
* "Christmas with the Ronnies" (1985)
* "The Two Ronnies: Christmas Special" (1987)

The Vicar of Dibley Christmas Episodes

* "The Vicar of Dibley: The Christmas Lunch Incident" (1996)
* "The Vicar of Dibley: Winter" (1999)
* "The Vicar of Dibley: Merry Christmas" (2004)
* "The Vicar of Dibley: The Handsome Stranger" (2006)
* "The Vicar of Dibley: The Vicar in White" (2007)


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