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Episode 1 Text Santa: The Launch

Episode 1 Text Santa: The Launch

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Phillip Schofield and Christine Bleakley host the first of a two-part charity initiative to raise money for those most vulnerable during the festive period. The show features a range of entertainment and appearances by stars from the worlds of TV, music and showbiz, including singer Pixie Lott, actor Jim Carter - in character as Downton Abbey butler Carson - Harry Hill and The X Factor's Tulisa Contostavlos. There is also a unique rendition of Santa Claus Is Coming to Town, with Torvill and Dean, Diversity and the Wanted, while Ant and Dec do something that viewers have always wanted. Concludes on Christmas Eve.

Cast & Crew

Host Phillip Schofield
Host Christine Bleakley
Guest Pixie Lott
Guest Jim Carter
Guest Harry Hill
Guest Tulisa Contostavlos
Guest Jayne Torvill
Guest Christopher Dean
Guests Diversity
Guests The Wanted
Guest Anthony McPartlin
Guest Declan Donnelly
Director Simon Staffurth
Executive Producer Guy Freeman
Series Producer Amanda Kean
Writer Will Ing
Writer Paul Powell
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