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Christmas Special

Family entertainment with Michael McIntyre, featuring music from Seal and comedy from Bill Bailey. Alesha Dixon hands over her phone in Celebrity Send to All.

Michael McIntyre's annual festive special returns to BBC One this Christmas, stuffed with big stars, big laughs and big surprises!

Recorded at a packed Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in London, the show features performances from soul sensation Seal and comedy virtuoso Bill Bailey, as well as unmissable new stand-up material from Michael himself.

Alesha Dixon hands over her phone in Celebrity Send to All, and Father Christmas gets the surprise of his life before delivering a spine-tingling finale as the Unexpected Star.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 30 Dec 2017 00:10

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Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:02

    The Ronettes

    Sleigh Ride

  • 00:45

    The Waitresses

    Christmas Wrapping


Role Contributor
Presenter Michael McIntyre
Interviewed Guest Alesha Dixon
Performer Seal
Performer Bill Bailey
Executive Producer Claire Horton
Executive Producer Dan Baldwin
Series Producer Christian Fletcher
Director Chris Howe
Production Company Hungry McBear Ltd


  • Christmas Eve 2017 20:30
  • Fri 29 Dec 2017 23:40
  • Sat 30 Dec 2017 00:10

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