It’s time for millennials to celebrate, because Tim Allen will return as Scott Calvin in a new limited series on Disney+ that he’ll also executive produce.
“It’s provision for celebration!” streaming platform announced on its official Twitter account on Friday. “Tim Allen will reprise his role as Scott Calvin from ‘The Santa Clause’ in new upcoming Original limited series #DisneyPlus. “
The last time Allen played Calvin was when he starred in the 2006 film “Terms of Escape: Terms of Escape” 2006. The film follows Calvin as he tries to save the North Pole from Jack Frost’s evil plot after he knew he had to take on the role of Santa Claus in 1994’s “The Santa Clause” and had to find a mate before Christmas Eve 2002. the sequel, “Santa Clause 2”
But after going through all of those dilemmas, Calvin, aka Santa Claus, faced another problem when he turned 65 in the Disney+ series and realized that “he’s the guy” Can’t be Santa forever.”
According to the company Press Release, Calvin begins to “lose a step in his Santa duties, and more importantly, he has a family that can benefit from life in the normal world, especially his two children.” Having grown up in the Pole, with so many elves, to please children and families, Scott began searching for a suitable replacement Santa while preparing his family for a new adventure. in life at the South Pole.”
In March, Disney+ will begin production of the limited series. “Modern Family” and “30 Rock” producer Jack Burditt has signed on to executive produce the show alongside Allen and “Last Man Standing” producer Kevin Hench.
During a recent appearance on “The Kelly Clarkson Show,” Allen recalled a time when he once cursed a child on set of “Santa Clause 2.” The actor said the incident happened during a long day at work when he was filming a scene where two children were constantly fighting.
“I said, ‘People have to be quiet.’ And these two kids were fighting in the back,” he recalls. “It was late afternoon and I’ve been in this outfit for so long, I’m so angry, sweating, and the camera has to pan around and take my eyes.”
“And then the movie opens. That’s Santa Claus. These kids, again: ‘He hit me.’ “He pinched me,” Allen continued. “Fifteen minutes later, the kid said another word, and I got the loudest F-bomb.”
“And I turned around and there were 12 kids (who) looked like you had a broken leg. Their Santa just shouted the F-bomb,” he added.
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