Ho, ho, ho! Tim Allen is slipping back into his Santa suit for another chapter of The Santa Clause.The 68-year-old actor will reprise his role as Scott Calvin — a.k.a.
Santa Claus — in an upcoming limited series, Disney+ announced on Friday, January 14.“Scott Calvin is on the brink of his 65th birthday and realizing that he can’t be Santa forever,” the log line reads. “He’s starting to lose a step in his Santa duties, and more importantly, he’s got a family who could benefit from a life in the normal world, especially his two kids who have grown up at the Pole.”Scott will set out to “find a suitable replacement Santa while preparing his family for a new adventure in a life south of the pole.”The new show — currently titled, The Santa Clause — is set to begin production in Los Angeles in March.
Allen will serve as an executive producer on the streaming series alongside former Last Man Standing producers Kevin Hench, Richard Baker and Rick Messina. (Allen starred on the ABC sitcom from 2011 to 2021.)Jack Burditt, who created Last Man Standing, is the showrunner and fellow executive producer on the upcoming project.Read more on usmagazine.com