Leslie Uggams is celebrating Christmas on Sesame Street. But since Oscar the Grouch is being a right old Scrooge, she decides to teach him a lesson by imploring Anne Murray, Imogene Coca and Dickie Smothers to pose as the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. Written by
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This remains one of the only Sesame Street specials not to involve Jim Henson, Frank Oz, and many of the other major Muppeteers because they were busy working on "Christmas Eve on Sesame Street". However, Sonia Manzano (Maria), Will Lee (Mr. Hooper), Northern Calloway (David), Bob McGrath (Bob), and Carroll Spinney (Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch) are the only Sesame Street regulars to appear in both TV specials. See more
Imogene, what's the matter? You look like an idiot.