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A Christmas Story Live! is a 2017 television special movie based on Jean Shepherd's novel, In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash. It was a live, televised, musical remake of A Christmas Story. It is the fifth movie in it's series and has three predecessors (A Christmas Story, My Summer Story, and A Christmas Story 2) and no successors.


The plot is based on short stories by Jean Shepherd. The stories take place during the 1940's time period in Indiana. The stories follow a 9 year old Ralphie and his desire to end up with a Red Ryder BB Gun for Christmas.

Cast & Crew[]

The Parker Family

  • Andy Walken as Ralphie Parker
  • Matthew Broderick as Ralphie as an Adult
  • Maya Rudolph as Mother
  • Chris Diamantopoulos as The Old Man
  • Tyler Wladis as Randy Parker

School characters

  • Jane Krakowski as Miss Shields
  • Sammy Ramirez as Schwartz
  • JJ Batteast as Flick
  • Sacha Carlson as Scut Farkus
  • Elie Samouhi as Grover Dill
  • Abigail Dylan Harrison as Louise
  • Artyon Celestine as Richie
  • Hayley Shukiar as Esther Jane


  • Ana Gasteyer as Mrs. Schwartz
  • Ken Jeong as Tree Salesman/Restaurant Owner
  • David Alan Grier as Mall Santa
  • Fred Armisen as Mall Elf
  • PRETTYMUCH as Hohman Indiana carolers