Hosted by Stiller the Elf and his frosty sidekick, Stan the Snowball, "Elmo's Christmas Countdown" is a one-hour television spectacular starring all of your favorite Sesame Street characters - including Big Bird, Snuffy, Grover, Cookie Monster, Bert, Ernie, The Count, Oscar the Grouch, Prairie Dawn, The Three Bears, Abby Cadabby, Elmo and more.
A host of famous friends also help usher in the spirit of the season. The special features musical performances with Brad Paisley, Alicia Keys, Sheryl Crow, Jennifer Hudson, Anne Hathaway, Ty Pennington and Jamie Foxx. Steve Schirippa and Tony Sirico demonstrate their acting skills portraying everybody's favorite striped-shirt duo, Bert and Ernie. ABC News anchor Charles Gibson voices the reindeer news anchor, Charles Blitzen, Kevin James reveals a side of Santa Claus you've never seen before, and Ben stiller voices Stiller, the Muppet elf.
You won't want to miss this spectacular television event when it airs - so mark your calendar and program those VCRs and DVRs. "Elmo's Christmas Countdown" will air on ABC on Sunday, December 23rd! For more information visit ABC.com.