The US version of The Office was a series whose stellar reputation included a yearly tradition of outstanding Christmas episodes.
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Next Projection Christmas Advent Calendar – December 17th: Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, “The Christmas Show”
Today we finish our unofficial trilogy of Sorkin Christmas episodes with “The Christmas Show” from Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. We go from a universally loved and lauded series to a show that after its pilot episode had everyone lining up to take a dump on, which I never quite understood.
Next Projection Christmas Advent Calendar – December 15th: Sports Night, “The Six Southern Gentlemen of Tennessee”
In the venn diagram of “Christmas Episodes starring Peter Krause (two of which are executive produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard)” and “Aaron Sorkin Christmas Episodes”, Sports Night’s “The Six Southern Gentlemen of Tennessee” would be the overlap. This would be the first of an unofficial trilogy of Christmas episodes written by Aaron Sorkin.
Luke Annand: To start off, I’d like to apologize on behalf of both of us for not doing a crosstalk recap of last weeks SNL with James Franco and Nicki Minaj. Work got in the way and we weren’t able to do it in a timely fashion.
Moving from one show executive produced by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer to another, today’s episode is the most personally effecting episode of television I’ve ever seen. And I say this without any hyperbole whatsoever.
Moving over from the Seth McFarlane universe to the DCAU, today’s Christmas episode is another personal favorite of mine, “Comfort and Joy” from Justice League.
Continuing on our run of animated episodes, today we are covering what some might describe as the Futurama to Family Guy‘s The Simpsons, American Dad.
Going from one iconic Christmas episode from a Matt Groening series to another over the span of a decade, today’s Christmas episode is “Xmas Story” from Futurama.
Hey All. Welcome to the first ever Next Projection Christmas Episode Advent Calendar. Starting today, every day in December leading up to Christmas we will post an article on one of our favorite Christmas episodes.
Luke Annand: Going into this week’s episode, part of me was nervous about the host they had for this week, Cameron Diaz.