Christmas is that wonderful time of year when your favorite TV show, which you thought had already ended, drops a special Christmas treat. Here are 10 of the greatest Christmas Specials of all time.
The Big Bang Theory: “The Bath Item Gift Hypothesis”
Sheldon buys a selection of gift baskets for Penney because he doesn’t know the appropriate gift to give to her. He is so grateful for her gift that he decides none are enough, and gives her an actual real life first-time hug.
Peep Show: “Seasonal Beatings”
Cauliflower is traditional.
The Inbetweeners: “X-mas Party”
Will has been elected for the Christmas party committee. Nothing went well.
Black Mirror: “White Christmas”
For those of you that prefer a disturbing, dystopian Christmas special over a friendly family comedy.
Outnumbered: “Christmas Special”
The Brockman family return for a Christmas Special and they are all grown up.
The Office US: “Christmas Party”
It’s even better than the UK original Office Christmas special.
Father Ted: “A Christmasy Ted”
It is 55 minutes of Christmasy madness.
Buffy The Vampire Slayer: “Amends”
Buffy wanted a quiet Christmas with her mother but naturally, the evil that lingers on the hellmouth wasn’t going to let that happen.
Gavin & Stacey: “Christmas Special”
It’s one of the funniest Christmas Specials ever.
Friends: “The One With The Holiday Armadillo”
There were so many to choose from but this one stands out above the rest. It’s also the answer to the question of what happens when Santa Claus, an armadillo, and Super Man are all in the same room.