Actress Jane Krakowski has joined the cast of the upcoming A Christmas Story Live! TV event.
The live musical broadcast inspired by beloved festive favorite A Christmas Story will also feature Maya Rudolph and newcomer Andy Walken, while Matthew Broderick will serve as the show’s narrator.
Krakowski will play Miss Shields, the teacher of nine-year-old Ralphie Parker, on the show, which will air on 17 December (17), according to Deadline.
The show will mark a reunion for Jane and stage director and executive producer Scott Ellis, who directed the Tony-nominated Broadway revival of She Loves Me, which starred Krakowski in a Tony-nominated role.
Chris Diamantopoulos has also been added to the cast – as Ralphie’s dad.