‘The 89th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade’ to Air Friday, December 17 on The CW

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“The 89th Annual Christmas Day Parade” will air Friday, December 17 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on The CW as the star-studded tradition continues with hosts Erik Estrada, Laura McKenzie, Dean Cain, Montel Williams and special co-host Elizabeth Stanton.

The parade will feature Hollywood celebrities and movie cars, award-wining bands from across the country, dazzling equestrians, larger-than-life character balloons, colorful floats, humorous specialty acts, and high-profile performers.

The parade culminates with the appearance of the Jolly Old Elf himself, Santa Claus, and his reindeer, ushering in the holiday season!  The special is presented and produced by Associated Television International.

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Look for cast members from “The Bold and the Beautiful,” “Days of our Lives,” “General Hospital” and “The Young and the Restless,” among others.

Sheryl Underwood from “The Talk” is the Grand Marshal for this year’s parade.

“The 89th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade” took place on Sunday, November 28 and was recorded for broadcast on The CW. It is a presentation of Associated Television International. In addition to its airing on The CW, the parade will also be available for viewing to more than one million American servicemen and women worldwide on the American Forces Network on Christmas Day (Saturday, December 25).