Walt Disney Animation Studios is releasing a new short this December called “Prep & Landing: Operation: Secret Santa.” The short will air on Tuesday, December 8th between 8pm and 9pm EST during “A Charlie Brown Christmas” on ABC. The short will then air again on Thursday, December 16th during the same time slot, also during a re-airing of “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”
The new short will run for 7 minutes and is the sequel to last years animated story “Prep & Landing.”
“Prep & Landing: Operation: Secret Santa” was written and directed by Stevie Wermers-Skelton and Kevin Denters and produced by Dorothy McKim with John Lasseter on board as executive producer. Here is the description of the short:
“This ‘Prep & Landing’ ‘stocking stuffer’ short film follows the comic adventures of Santa’s stealthiest elves, Lanny and Wayne. With Christmas only a few short days away, Mrs. Claus, voiced by Betty White, and Magee, voiced by Sarah Chalke, enlist Wayne, voiced by Dave Foley, and Lanny, voiced by Derek Richardson, on a secret mission to retrieve a mysterious item hidden deep within Santa Claus’ office! Can the intrepid duo acquire the target in time, or will they be discovered by the Big Guy, voiced by Morgan Sheppard, and doomed to placement on the Naughty List?”
Let us know if you plan on tuning in!