A Boy Called Christmas
The origin story of Father Christmas is re-imagined in Gil Kenan’s live action A BOY CALLED CHRISTMAS. An ordinary young boy called Nikolas sets out on an extraordinary adventure into the snowy north in search of his father who is on a quest to discover the fabled village of the elves, Elfhelm. Taking with him a headstrong reindeer called Blitzen and a loyal pet mouse, Nikolas soon meets his destiny in this magical, comic and endearing story that proves nothing is impossible…

A BOY CALLED CHRISTMAS is adapted from the bestselling book by Matt Haig; the first of five books in the acclaimed series published by Canongate Books.
  • Genre: Family
  • Ratings: TBC
  • Release Date: Thu, 25 Nov 2021
  • Length: 1 minute
  • Main Cast: Kristen Wiig, Sally Hawkins, Jim Broadbent, Michiel Huisman, Toby Jones, Stephen Merchant, Maggie Smith, Zoe Colletti, Henry Lawfull
  • Directors: Gil Kenan
  • Producers: Peter Czernin, Graham Broadbent