A special 5th-anniversary edition of “The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration” will feature nostalgic performances of holidays past and sneak peeks of Soul and Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure. Original hosts Derek and Julianne Hough will return to co-host alongside Grown-ish star Trevor Jackson on Thanksgiving night.
Derek and Julianne Hough will kick off the night with a glittering new holiday performance. Trevor Jackson will host from Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
Viewers will get a sneak peek of Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure, the new EPCOT attraction opening in 2021.
There will also be a sneak peek of Disney and Pixar’s Soul a month before it becomes available on Disney+.
The following performances from years past will be included:
- Ciara sings a medley of “Jingle Bells/Jingle Bell Rock” (2017)
- Kelly Clarkson sings “Underneath the Tree” (2016)
- Jason Derulo performs “Silent Night” (2017)
- OneRepublic perform a rocking rendition of “What a Wonderful World” (2016)
- Meghan Trainor and Brett Eldridge share a sweet rendition of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” (2018)
- Pentatonix give their twist on “Deck the Halls” (2019)
- Frozen stars Idina Menzel and Kristen Bell perform “When We’re Together” from Olaf’s Frozen Adventure (2017)
- Boyz II Men and JoJo take on “Let It Snow” (2016)
- Andrea Bocelli sings “White Christmas” (2018)
- Aloe Blacc performs “I Got Your Christmas Right Here” (2018)
- Becky G performs “Santa Baby” (2016)
- Shaggy sings “Jamaican Drummer Boy” (2019)
The special will air on ABC Thanksgiving day, November 26, from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM EST.