The Christmas Chronicles saw Kurt Russell take on the role of Santa Claus in the Netflix Christmas movie. It was a shock hit and eventually got some traction with Netflix. They announced a sequel to come to the channel in time for the Yuletide festivities, but when is it available to watch?
When is The Christmas Chronicles 2 available to watch on Netflix?
The Christmas Chronicles 2 landed on Netflix on November 25, meaning it is now available to watch.
Fans will be able to watch it with their Netflix streaming service, which is available to those with a subscription.
The subscription costs between £5.99 and £11.99 a month, depending on your package, but the movie is available to all those who subscribe.
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As Christmas morning approaches, it is up to the children and Santa to save Christmas by delivering all the presents.
The second movie sees all of the key cast return, with some extra people as part of the group.
In the second film Kate, who is now a cynical teen compared to her 10-year-old self in the previous film, is unexpectedly reunited with Santa Claus when a threat to cancel Christmas forces them back together.
The sequel has, so far, gained average and mixed reviews from critics.
Who is in The Christmas Chronicles 2?
In The Christmas Chronicles 2, Kurt Russell returns to the cast as Santa Claus, while Kate and Teddy are played by Darby Camp and Judah Lewis.
Kurt’s real-life stepson Oliver Hudson played Kate and Teddy’s father in the first film, however, he will not be returning for the second.
Oliver’s mother and Kurt’s real-life wife Goldie Hawn plays Mrs Claus and returns in the second film with a bigger role.
As well as Goldie, Kimberly Williams-Paisley returns as Kate and Teddy’s mum, while Jazhir Bruno, Julian Dennison, Tyrese Gibson and Darlene Love also appear.
Chris Columbus, who produced the first film, has taken the director’s chair for this film.
He is truly Christmassy as a director, as he has worked on films such as Gremlins, Home Alone, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York and Christmas with the Kranks.
The Christmas Chronicles 2 is out on Netflix now