via press release:
E!’S “: A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS” PREMIERES SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1 AT 8:30PM ET/PT
‘TIS THE SEASON FOR HOLIDAY CHEER AND A BIG FAMILY GATHERING WHEN “ PREMIERES SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1 AT 8:30PM ET/PT ON E! : A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS”
The First Ever 90-Minute Kardashian Christmas Special Features a Family Gift Exchange, Videos from Christmases Past, and the Exclusive Reveal of the Highly Anticipated 2013 Kardashian Christmas Card
Los Angeles, November 13, 2013 – Kris, Bruce, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, Rob, Kendall, Kylie and Scott don complementary black and white pajamas and settle in for a cozy night together, in which they share their favorite moments from holidays past, get rowdy during a white elephant gift exchange, and reveal the 2013 Kardashian family Christmas card when “Keeping Up with the Kardashians: A Very Merry Christmas” premieres Sunday, December 1 at 8:30pm ET/PT on E!
Always “all-in” when it comes to celebrating life’s big moments with one another, the family recently gathered to celebrate an early Christmas, and they are sharing the most wonderful time of the year with their fans everywhere. Video clips from the 80s, 90s and 2000s show the family’s now-legendary Christmas parties, featuring close family and friends, great food, fab décor and a Santa who is sometimes more naughty than nice! The family shares intimate video moments and photos from Christmas mornings gone by, and recall the loved ones who are no longer with them. Then, the traditional Kardashian white elephant gift exchange gets very competitive. Who knew the double-chin exercise contraption would be such a hot ticket?
In addition, the special takes viewers behind the scenes at the photo shoot for the family’s highly anticipated 2013 Christmas card, and includes the exclusive reveal of the card, which is sent every year to the family’s closest friends and relatives.
“: A Very Merry Christmas” is produced by Ryan Seacrest Productions and Bunim/Murray Productions. Ryan Seacrest serves as the Executive Producer at Ryan Seacrest Productions. Jonathan Murray, Gil Goldschein, Jeff Jenkins, Farnaz Farjam and Kris Jenner serve as Executive Producers at Bunim/Murray.
Tune in for glad tidings when “: A Very Merry Christmas” premieres Sunday, December 1 at 8:30pm ET/PT on E!
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About Ryan Seacrest Productions
Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP) is an Emmy-winning television production company that produces unscripted, scripted and digital programming. RSP produces the E! hit series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" and spin-off "Kourtney and Kim Take Miami," and has produced "Married to Jonas" and "The Wanted Life" for the network. RSP currently produces "Shahs of Sunset" on Bravo, "Montecito" for A&E, "How I Rock It" for Esquire, and "Superstar Showdown" for Telemundo. RSP is also producing "Mixology," a new scripted series for ABC, as well as "The Restart Project," a digital series for AOL. The company produced the Emmy Award-winning reality series "Jamie Oliver's Food."
About Bunim/Murray Productions
Bunim/Murray Productions is the leading producer of innovative entertainment content. The Emmy Award-winning company is widely credited with creating the reality television genre with its hit series The Real World (29 seasons for MTV). BMP continued to innovate with the first reality game show, Road Rules (MTV), in 1995; the first reality sitcom, The Simple Life (E!), in 2003; and the first reality soap opera, Starting Over, in 2003. Bunim/Murray’s programming includes Keeping up with the Kardashians, Kourtney and Kim Take Miami and Total Divas (E!), The Real World and The Challenge (MTV),and All Stars (Lifetime), The Ruckers: Southern Royals (WE tv) and , Bad Girls All Star Battle, Love Games and Best Ink (Oxygen). Bunim/Murray Productions has also produced films, including Valentine Road (HBO), Pedro (MTV) and the Emmy Award-winning Autism: The Musical (HBO). Bunim/Murray Productions has launched additional entities including BMP Films, BMP Digital and BMP Latin. Based in Van Nuys, CA, Bunim/Murray Productions was founded in 1987 by Jonathan Murray and the late Mary-Ellis Bunim, who were inducted into the Television Academy of Arts & Science’s Hall of Fame in 2012. The company joined Banijay Group in 2010.