Maya Rudolph is getting in the holiday spirit.
The Saturday Night Live alum has signed on to star in Fox's A Christmas Story live musical production, it was announced Tuesday at the Television Critics Association's summer press tour.
Rudolph will play Ralphie Parker's mother in the telecast, with additional casting to be announced at a later date.
Based on the short stories of Midwestern humorist Jean Shepherd, the musical is set in the 1940s, when all 9-year-old Ralphie wants for Christmas is a Red Ryder BB gun. The film follows Ralphie and his family's various holiday-themed adventures, which include a terrible trip to visit the » See full article at The Hollywood Reporter - TV News
- Kate Stanhope