A. Cameron Grant (right) made a cameo appearance as Santa Claus in the special Christmas Eve episode, as well as a made for TV movie during Season six of "I Love Lucy".
|Personal and Family information|
|gift giving Christmas goodwill ambassador who over the generations has been a hit with kids|
|appears on Christmas with gifts for Little Ricky, to the astonishment of the Ricardos and Mertzes, who all pose as him|
|Appeared on:||I Love Lucy|
|Episodes appeared in:||"I Love Lucy Christmas Show (Season 6)" |
Also made-for-TV movie aired on Christmas Day during Season 6
|Character played by:||A. Cameron Grant|
Santa Claus appears in the Season 6 Christmas Eve episode special "I Love Lucy Christmas Show". The part of Santa was played by veteran character bit actor A. Cameron Grant.
The Ricardos and the Mertzes are spending Christmas Eve together. Despite problems with the Christmas tree, the foursome reminisce about how lucky they are to have Little Ricky with them, thinking of memories surrounding his birth. On Christmas morning, Lucy, Ricky, Ethel, and Fred all dress like Santa to surprise Little Ricky. But they soon find a FIFTH Santa, who quickly disappears after wishing them all a "Merry Christmas" with a "Ho! Ho! Ho!" who turns out to be the real thing!!