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Spirit of Christmas Past (Character)
from A Christmas Carol (2009)

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Overview

Biography:
"The Ghost of Christmas Past" is a spirit that haunted 45 Lime Street... See more »
Alternate Names:
Christmas Past / Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past From The Future / Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past from the Future / Geist der vergangenen Weihnachten / Ghost Of Christmas Past / Ghost of Alternate Christmas Past / Ghost of Chistmas Past / Ghost of Christmas Past / Ghost of Christmas Past #1 / Ghost of Christmas Past #2 / Ghost of Christmas Present / Ghost of Christmas, Past / Ghost of the Past / Ghost of the Projects Past / Ghosts of Christmases Past and Present / Past / Spirit Of Christmas Past / Spirit of Christmas / Spirito del Natale passato / TV Ghost of Christmas Past / The Ghost of Chequered Past / The Ghost of Christmas Past / The Ghost of Christmas Specials Past / The Ghost of Freaknik Past / The Ghost of Hollywood Past / The Ghost of the Past / The Spirit of Christmas Past

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  1. "Horror Kung-Fu Theatre"
        - Horror/Kung-fu Theatre's '22nd Christmas Special (2013) TV episode, Played by Patrick Ian Moore (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  2. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Jimmy Fallon/Justin Timberlake (2013) TV episode, Played by Kenan Thompson (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Brooks Wheelan (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  3. "#Troublemakers"
        - Holiday Special Episode w/ the Ghosts of X-Mas (2013) TV episode, Played by Berto Munoz (as The Ghost of Christmas Past)
  4. Dollywood's a Christmas Carol (2013) Played by Dolly Parton (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Ryan Roets (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  5. Aseman Lasten Joulutarina (2012) Played by Veera Koskela (as Ghost of the Projects Past)
  6. "The Tiffany and Erin Show: Before They Were Stars" Played by Matthew Swanson (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
        - Tiffany and Erin Christmas Special Part 2 (2012) TV episode, Played by Matthew Swanson (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
        - Tiffany and Erin Christmas Special (2012) TV episode, Played by Brandon Black (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Matthew Swanson (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  7. "Music Movies"
        - The Muppet Christmas Carol (2012) TV episode, Played by Elisa Hansen (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Antonella Inserra (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  8. Chris & Carol (2012) Played by Miya Graham (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Samantha Michael (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  9. "Atop the Fourth Wall"
    ... aka "At4W" - USA (short title)
        - Teen Titans #13: A Swingin' Christmas Carol (2012) TV episode, Played by G. Lovhaug (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
        - Marville #1 (2012) TV episode, Played by Martin Billany (as Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past From The Future)
        - Cable #2 (2010) TV episode, Played by G. Lovhaug (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
        - Extreme Super Christmas Special #1 (2009) TV episode, Played by Avonelle Lovhaug (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / G. Lovhaug (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  10. "SMBC Theater"
        - Scrooge (2012) TV episode, Played by John-Paul Nickel (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / James Ashby (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  11. "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart"
    ... aka "The Daily Show" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "A Daily Show with Jon Stewart" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Global Edition" - International (English title) (cut version)
        - Cory Booker (2012) TV episode, Played by Jason Jones (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Samantha Bee (as Ghost of Alternate Christmas Past)
  12. "Mad"
        - Fantastic Four Christmases/Red & White Collar (2012) TV episode, Played by Nikki Griffin (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Dana Snyder (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  13. Terrormisu! (2012) Played by Louie Banks (as The Ghost of Chequered Past)
  14. "The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange"
        - An Orange Carol (2012) TV episode, Played by Shane Dawson (as The Ghost of Christmas Past)
  15. Screw Scrooge (2011) Played by Joe McCormick (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  16. "The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff"
        - Christmas Special (2011) TV episode, Played by Dave Lamb (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  17. Scrooge in the Hood (2011) Played by Seregon O'Dassey (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Todd Therrien (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  18. "Vincent and Me"
        - Vincent's Christmas Carol (2010) TV episode, Played by Stacey Gordon (as Christmas Past)
  19. Canto di Natale (2010) Played by Luigi Giuliani (as Spirito del Natale passato)
  20. Freaknik: The Musical (2010) (TV) Played by Faheem Najm (as The Ghost of Freaknik Past)
  21. Brooke Beckman: Haunted MD (2010) Played by Lora Plattner (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Frank Payne (as Ghost of Christmas Present)

  22. "The Catherine Tate Show"
        - Nan's Christmas Carol (2009) TV episode, Played by Ben Miller (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / David Tennant (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  23. A Christmas Carol (2009) Played by Jim Carrey (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Jim Carrey (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol: An IMAX 3D Experience" - USA (IMAX version)
    ... aka "Disney's A Christmas Carol" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "Disney's Christmas Carol" - Japan (English title)
  24. "Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy"
    ... aka "Seth MacFarlane's Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy" - USA (complete title)
        - Ted Nugent Is Visited by the Ghost of Christmas Past (2009) TV episode, Played by Seth MacFarlane (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  25. "Holby City"
        - Maria's Christmas Carol (2008) TV episode, Played by Jonny Phillips (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  26. Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol' (2008) (V) Played by Leanne Araya (as Spirit Of Christmas Past) / Tabitha St. Germain (as Spirit Of Christmas Past)
  27. A Four Cent Carol (2008) Played by Mark Arnold (as The Ghost of Hollywood Past) / Frank Crim (as The Ghost of Hollywood Past)
  28. "The Angry Video Game Nerd"
    ... aka "ScrewAttack.com's Angry Video Game Nerd" - USA (DVD box title)
    ... aka "The Angry Nintendo Nerd" - International (English title) (first season title)
        - An Angry Nerd Christmas Carol: Part 2 (2007) TV episode, Played by Craig Skistimas (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Thomas Hanley (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
        - An Angry Nerd Christmas Carol: Part 1 (2007) TV episode, Played by Craig Skistimas (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  29. "The Bob Show"
        - Christmas Carol (2007) TV episode, Played by Bob McCarthy (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Robert Rivas (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  30. Larry the Cable Guy's Christmas Spectacular (2007) (TV) Played by Jamie Kennedy (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Penn Jillette (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  31. The Nutcracker: A Christmas Story (2007) (V) Played by Anna Vita (as Spirit of Christmas)
  32. The Carol Project (2006) (TV) Played by Terry Morrison (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Al Brant (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  33. "American Dad!"
        - The Best Christmas Story Never (2006) TV episode, Played by Lisa Kudrow (as The Ghost of Christmas Past)
  34. "Aqua Teen Hunger Force"
    ... aka "ATHF" - USA (promotional abbreviation)
    ... aka "Aqua Something You Know Whatever" - USA (ninth season title)
    ... aka "Aqua TV Show Show" - USA (tenth season title)
    ... aka "Aqua Unit Patrol Squad 1" - USA (eighth season title)
        - Deleted Scenes (2005) TV episode, Played by Matt Maiellaro (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
        - The Last One (2003) TV episode, Played by Matt Maiellaro (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
        - Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past from the Future (2002) TV episode, Played by Matt Maiellaro (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  35. Chasing Christmas (2005) (TV) Played by Leslie Jordan (as Past)
  36. A Carol of Christmas (2005) Played by Holly Pesek (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Sean Rocco (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  37. "Killinaskully"
        - A Christmas Carol (2005) TV episode, Played by John Finn (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Justin Skye Conley (as Ghost of Christmas Present) / Michael McElhatton (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  38. EastEnders: Christmas Party (2004) (TV) Played by Mike Reid (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Joe Swash (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  39. A Christmas Carol (2004) Played by Domenico Di Raffaele (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / DJ Angelo (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Platinette (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
    ... aka "Natale a casa Deejay - A Christmas Carol" - Italy (original title)
  40. A Christmas Carol: The Musical (2004) (TV) Played by Jane Krakowski (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Jesse L. Martin (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol" - Hungary (original title)
  41. Surviving Christmas (2004) Played by Bill Saito (as Christmas Past)
  42. "6Pack"
        - Christmas Carol (2003) TV episode, Played by Serge-Henri Valcke (as Ghost of the Past)
  43. A Carol Christmas (2003) (TV) Played by Gary Coleman (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / William Shatner (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  44. The True Meaning of Christmas Specials (2002) (TV) Played by Dave Thomas (as The Ghost of Christmas Specials Past)
  45. Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001) Played by Jane Horrocks (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Michael Gambon (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  46. A Diva's Christmas Carol (2000) (TV) Played by Kathy Griffin (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / John Taylor (as Ghost of Christmas Present)

  47. A Christmas Carol (1999) (TV) Played by Joel Grey (as The Ghost of Christmas Past)
  48. An All Dogs Christmas Carol (1998) (V) Played by Dom DeLuise (as Ghost of Chistmas Past) / Sheena Easton (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  49. Ebenezer (1998) (TV) Played by Michelle Thrush (as Ghost of Christmas, Past)
  50. Ms. Scrooge (1997) (TV) Played by Michael J. Reynolds (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  51. "The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper"
    ... aka "Casper" - USA (original title)
        - A Christmas Peril/Ms. Banshee's Holiday Hits/Good Morning Dr. Harvey/Fright Before Christmas (1996) TV episode, Played by Jim Cummings (as The Ghost of Christmas Past)
  52. Ebbie (1995) (TV) Played by Lorena Gale (as Ghost of Christmas Present) / Jennifer Clement (as Ghost of Christmas Past #1) / Nicole Parker (as Ghost of Christmas Past #2)
  53. Bah, Humbug!: The Story of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' (1994) (TV) Played by Martin Sheen (as Ghosts of Christmases Past and Present)
    ... aka "Bah, Humbug!" - USA (short title)
  54. A Christmas Carol (1994) (V) Played by Garry Chalk (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  55. The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) Played by Jessica Fox (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / William Todd-Jones (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Karen Prell (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Jerry Nelson (as Ghost of Christmas Present) / Don Austen (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  56. The Story Lady (1991) (TV) Played by Bo Sharon (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
    ... aka "The Christmas Story Lady" - USA (DVD box title)
  57. Scrooge: A Christmas Sarah (1990) (TV) Played by Norman Lovett (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Susie Blake (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  58. A Very Retail Christmas (1990) (TV) Played by Christopher Hewett (as Ghost of Christmas Past)

  59. Blackadder's Christmas Carol (1988) (TV) Played by Robbie Coltrane (as Spirit of Christmas)
  60. Scrooged (1988) Played by David Johansen (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Carol Kane (as Ghost of Christmas Present) / Pat McCormick (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  61. John Grin's Christmas (1986) (TV) Played by Roscoe Lee Browne (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Ted Lange (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
    ... aka "Christmas" - USA (original title)
  62. Kenny Everett's Christmas Carol (1985) (TV) Played by John Wells (as Ghost Of Christmas Past)
  63. Christmas Carol (1984) (TV) Played by Pierre Clémenti (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Georges Wilson (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  64. A Christmas Carol (1984) (TV) Played by Angela Pleasence (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Edward Woodward (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  65. Mickey's Christmas Carol (1983) Played by Eddie Carroll (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  66. A Christmas Carol (1982/I) (TV) Played by Jonathan Fuller (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Peter Thoemke (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  67. A Christmas Carol (1981) (TV) Played by Randy Oglesby (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Lawrence Hecht (as Ghost of Christmas Present)

  68. A Christmas Carol at Ford's Theatre (1979) (TV) Played by Kathy Vivian (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Nancy Sellin (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  69. Skinflint: A Country Christmas Carol (1979) (TV) Played by Martha Raye (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Danny Davis and the Nashville Brass (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  70. A Christmas Carol (1979) Played by Carolyn Moore (as Christmas Past)
  71. The Stingiest Man in Town (1978) (TV) Played by Paul Frees (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Paul Frees (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  72. A Christmas Carol (1977) (TV) Played by Patricia Quinn (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Bernard Lee (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  73. "Sanford and Son"
        - Ebenezer Sanford (1975) TV episode, Played by Demond Wilson (as The Spirit of Christmas Past)
  74. A Christmas Carol (1971) (TV) Played by Diana Quick (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Felix Felton (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  75. Scrooge (1970) Played by Edith Evans (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Kenneth More (as Ghost of Christmas Present)

  76. Carry on Christmas (1969) (TV) Played by Charles Hawtrey
  77. A Christmas Carol (1969) (TV) Played by John Llewellyn (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Bruce Montague (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  78. "Novela"
        - Leyenda de Navidad (1966) TV episode, Played by José Luis Coll (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  79. A Carol for Another Christmas (1964) (TV) Played by Steve Lawrence (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Pat Hingle (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  80. Karácsonyi ének (1964) (TV) Played by György Miklósy (as The Ghost of Christmas Past)
  81. Mr. Scrooge (1964) (TV) Played by Gillie Fenwick (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Norman Welsh (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  82. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962) (TV) Played by Joan Gardner (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Les Tremayne (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol" - USA (short title)
  83. Ein Weihnachtslied in Prosa oder Eine Geistergeschichte zum Christfest (1960) (TV) Played by Hans Baur (as Geist der vergangenen Weihnachten)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol in Prose, or, A Ghost Story of Christmas" - USA (informal literal English title)

  84. "Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens"
    ... aka "Tales from Dickens" - UK (original title)
        - A Christmas Carol (1958) TV episode, Played by Walter Hudd (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Alexander Gauge (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  85. "The Alcoa Hour"
        - The Stingiest Man in Town (1956) TV episode, Played by Ian Martin (as Ghost of Christmas Past)
  86. The Merry Christmas (1955) (TV) Played by Martin Lawrence (as Spirit of Christmas)
  87. "Shower of Stars"
        - A Christmas Carol (1954) TV episode, Played by Sally Fraser (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Ray Middleton (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  88. "Kraft Theatre"
    ... aka "Kraft Television Theatre" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Kraft Mystery Theatre" - USA (new title)
        - A Christmas Carol (1952) TV episode, Played by Noel Leslie (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Melville Cooper (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  89. "Fireside Theatre"
        - A Christmas Carol (1951) TV episode, Played by Arthur Treacher (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Melville Cooper (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  90. A Christmas Carol (1951) Played by Michael Dolan
    ... aka "Scrooge" - UK (original title)
  91. A Christmas Carol (1950) (TV) Played by Arthur Hambling (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Julian D'Albie (as Ghost of Christmas Present)

  92. The Christmas Carol (1949) (TV) Played by Nelson Leigh (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / George James (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  93. "The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse"
    ... aka "The Philco Television Playhouse" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Arena Theatre" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "Repertory Theatre" - USA (new title)
        - A Christmas Carol (1948) TV episode, Played by Harry Sothern (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Loring Smith (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  94. Leyenda de Navidad (1947) Played by Fernando Aguirre (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Manuel Requena (as Ghost of Christmas Present)

  95. A Christmas Carol (1938) Played by Ann Rutherford
    ... aka "Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol" - USA (complete title)
  96. Scrooge (1935) Played by Marie Ney

  97. The Right to Be Happy (1916) Played by Wadsworth Harris (as The Ghost of the Past)
  98. A Christmas Carol (1914) Played by Arthur M. Cullin
Video-game:
  1. Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am (2007) (VG) Played by Matt Maiellaro (as Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past from the Future)
Archive Footage:
  1. Blackadder Exclusive: The Whole Rotten Saga (2008) (TV) Played by Robbie Coltrane (as Spirit of Christmas)
  2. "Family Theatre"
        - The Christmas Carol (1958) TV episode, Played by Nelson Leigh (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / George James (as Ghost of Christmas Present)
  3. "MGM Parade"
        - Episode #1.15 (1955) TV episode, Played by Ann Rutherford (as Ghost of Christmas Past) / Lionel Braham (as Ghost of Christmas Present)

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Quotes:
From The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
Ghost of Christmas Past: Let us see another Christmas in this place.
Ebenezer Scrooge: They were all very much the same. Nothing ever changed.
Ghost of Christmas Past: You changed.
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