With the festive season just around the corner, Sky TV and its streaming service NOW are gearing up to wow audiences with a range of festive shows and films.
Of animated excitement Super Mario Bros movie To intimate magic genie, Comedic twists to A very brassy Christmas For Rob and Rom Vs. When visiting Lapland, there is a vibrant array of entertainment on offer.
And – the critically acclaimed Sky series debut Spider-Man: Through the Spider-Verse.
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So – here’s some of what’s coming to Sky now this holiday season:
Theft before Christmas
Sky Max and NOW are set to deliver a unique Sky Original Christmas special, Theft before Christmas.
This charming tale revolves around young Mickey Collins, who encounters two very different Santa Clauses in the woods.
One, depicted charismatically James Nesbittis a cunning bank robber in disguise, while the other plays Timothy SpallHe claims he fell out of his sled.
As Mickey attempts to seize the thief’s loot, he embarks on an adventure that embodies the essence of the Christmas spirit.
With its mix of comedy, drama and festive magic, this special, due for release in late December, should be festive fun for the whole family.
A very brassy Christmas
Sky Max is now available A very brassy Christmasan extension of the beloved series copper (Which returned for Series 5 this year).
This holiday special, scheduled to air in mid-December, sees Vinny, Eren, Tomo and the rest of the gang up to their usual shenanigans. This time, they are preparing for a Christmas drama like no other.
The episode features appearances by stars Imelda Staunton And Greg Daviesensuring a mix of heart, humor, and holiday mayhem.
Never Mind the Buzzcocks: Christmas Special
Show the famous comedy panel Buzzcocks doesn’t matter It returns with a festive twist this December on Sky Max and NOW.
With celebrity guests and a lineup full of music and fun, this special promises to be a highlight of the holiday entertainment schedule.
Guests include celebrities Harry Hill, Lee Anne Pinnock And Ricky Wilson In addition to a guest appearance from DJ Luck and MC Nate, Paul Potts And Richie Neville to five Fame.
The unofficial lore of Die Hard & Indiana Jones
Also on Sky Max and NOW, a unique treat for movie fans The unofficial lore of Die Hard & Indiana Jones.
This Christmas special, featuring Chris Ramsey, Paul Choudhury, Greg Jameysand Macy Adamexplores the science behind famous stunts Die hard And Indiana Jones.
It’s an educational and entertaining dive into what makes these films tick and answers the perennial question – HIM Die hard Really a Christmas movie?
Rob and Rom Vs. Lapland
December on Sky Max and NOW will see comedians Rob and Romesh embark on a festive adventure Rob and Rom Vs. Lapland.
This special follows the duo as they explore the wonders of Lapland – a world of elves, reindeer, holiday magic, Santa Claus, Rob and Romish.
They will try their hand at all of these jobs to see if there is one Christmas activity they have the Christmas spirit for
A league of their own at Christmas
in A league of their own at Christmasairing in December on Sky Max and NOW, Romesh Ranganathan And his cheerful band was joined by the football legend Patrice Evra And the comedian Rob Beckett.
Expect a riot of festive fun and games and a unique visit to Brentford Football Club, where they are preparing a Christmas lunch for the players.
This special promises to be an exhilarating mix of sports, comedy and holiday cheer, bringing a festive twist to this beloved show.
Matt Dynamo: A Soul Searching Journey
It will premiere on December 14 on Sky Max and NOW. Dynamo is dead Offers an in-depth exploration of mental health and wellbeing.
World famous magician Dynamo He embarks on a journey of soul-searching, meeting inspiring characters and performing magic inspired by their stories.
The show culminates in a dramatic and dangerous stunt – as Dynamo is buried alive.
Based on a true story
championship Kaley Cuoco, Chris MessinaAnd Tom BatemanThis dark comedy follows a trio – a realtor, a former tennis star, and a plumber – who seize the opportunity to exploit America’s obsession with true crime.
The show is set to be a compelling mix of suspense, humor and insightful commentary on contemporary culture.
On December 7, Sky Comedy and NOW are present throttled. Created by Monica Hessestars of romantic comedies Danielle Vitalis And John pointing.
It’s a story of the collision of two different worlds, where romance blossoms against the backdrop of the pressures of modern dating. This romantic comedy promises to offer a fresh and smart look at relationships and love in the digital age.
Launching the festive line-up of films on Sky Cinema and NOW The geniea fantasy holiday comedy from the imaginative mind Richard Curtis.
Melissa McCarthy He plays Flora, the genie released by Bernard Papa Isidu, whose life has become a mess. This magical journey of love, friendship and holiday miracles is set to wow viewers starting December 1st.
Super Mario Bros movie
December also sees the premiere of the film Super Mario Bros movie On Sky Cinema and now.
The film, a box office hit in 2023, brings popular video game characters Mario and Luigi to life on a thrilling journey through the Mushroom Kingdom.
Fans of the game and newcomers alike will delight in this animated adventure.
Spider-Man: Through the Spider-Verse
Miles Morales returns Spider-Man: Through the Spider-Versewill premiere in December on Sky Cinema and NOW Cinema.
Joining forces with Gwen Stacy and a new team of Spider-People, this second animated chapter of the Spider-Verse saga promises to be an action-packed and visually stunning experience.
Scheduled to be released on December 8 on Sky Cinema and NOW, May December stars Julianne Moore, Charles Milton And Natalie Portman.
This poignant film delves into the lives of a couple with a large age difference, who face new challenges when a Hollywood actress arrives to examine their dynamic.
The Christmas Collection: Holiday Classics
the Christmas set Sky Cinema and NOW Cinema combine beloved holiday movies, including Elf, HolidayAnd Love indeed.
Available throughout the holiday season, these classics are perfect for cozy nights in, providing laughter, love and the ultimate holiday experience.
Pisces with Steve Backshall
Coming December 3 to Sky Nature and now, Pisces with Steve Backshall Offers an amazing journey in the ocean.
Famous adventurer and naturalist Steve Backshall Free dive with whales and dolphins, revealing their complex social structure and emphasizing their crucial role in ocean health.
Dickens: Ghosts and Imagination:
Sky Arts, available on Sky, NOW and on Free View Channel 37, Bring Dickens: Ghosts and Imagination Christmas this year.
In this documentary David Harwood Dig deeper into Charles Dickens’ Supernatural tales, exploring his strange and atmospheric worlds.
Through cast readings and archive footage, viewers will be transported into the haunting narratives of one of Britain’s greatest writers, offering a unique perspective on his lesser-known works.
Micah Paris: An Evangelical Christmas
Micah Paris: An Evangelical Christmasairing this Christmas on Sky Arts, promises a heartwarming musical experience.
The ceremony is characterized by spirituality Mika Paris Blending timeless gospel classics with contemporary holiday favorites. It’s set to be a wonderful celebration of music and holiday spirit.
Christmas on Sky Kids
December on Sky Kids and NOW is full of festive cheer for young viewers.
The assortment includes shows such as KIDZ BOP: Never stop concert live, Winter Magic by Isadora MoonAnd Bossno! Christmas special.