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Babar & Friends Celebrating Christmas

Babar and Father Christmas is an CBC animated Christmas special, co-produced with Atkinson Film-Arts and MTR Productions, based on the book from Jean De Brunhoff's Babar series, that premiered on December 5, 1986. It stars King Babar who goes on a quest to the North Pole to ask Father Christmas to deliver presents to his children. Narrated by Jean's son Laurent, who also co-adapted with director Gerry Capelle and executive producer Merilyn Read, it won the 1987 Gemini Award for Best Animated Program.


Voice actor/actress Character(s)
Laurent De Brunhoff Narrator
Jim Bradford Babar
Louise Villeneuve Celeste
Rick Jones Zephir
Les Lye Rataxes
Father Christmas
Kemp Edwards Arthur
Courtney Caroll Flora
Kai Engstad Alexander
Brahm Olzynko
Rock LaFortune Gendarme
Noel Council Professor
Derek Diorio Elderberry
Elf #2
Bridgitte Robinson Secretary
Elf #1

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