George Clooney Downton Abbey Text Santa special (video)
Friday 19 December at 8pm on ITV
ITV’s annual charity appeal Text Santa is back to put the Fun into Fundraising with this jam-packed three-hour show. It’s the time of year to help those near.
It’s Christmas at Downton and Lord Robert Crawley (Hugh Bonneville) seems to be facing financial ruin once again. He’s beginning to wonder if his family may be better off without him but divine intervention in the form of a very special heavenly body gives him a view of what life would really be like without his guiding spirit.
Presenting duos Ant and Dec, Phillip Schofield and Christine Bleakley, and Paddy McGuinness and Alesha Dixon will each host an hour of this all-star cast and present their own special segments.
Throughout the evening, the amazing work of the six
based charities supported by Text Santa will be highlighted by well-known
faces. This year’s charities are Teenage Cancer Trust, Guide Dogs, Marie Curie
Cancer Care, Alzheimer’s Society, WellChild and Together for Short Lives. UK