Taraji P. Henson, Steve Harvey and FOX are getting festival for a fantastic night of holiday programming Thursday, December 14. Henson returns for the third year of holiday fun with the return of “Taraji’s White Hot Holidays,” while Steve Harvey is hosting the brand-new, holiday-themed “Showtime at the Apollo: Christmas.”
Henson’s special will feature renditions of holiday classics performed by artists including Chaka Khan, Ciara, Faith Evans, Fergie, Jussie Smollett, Leslie Odom Jr., Salt-N-Pepa and the Ying Yang Twins. The holiday spectacular will also feature appearances by DJ Khaled, Taye Diggs, Jay Pharoah, Method Man, Tituss Burgess and Niecy Nash. Keep your eyes out for special guest as well.
The Steve Harvey-hosted “, Showtime at the Apollo: Christmas” special, will feature renditions of Christmas songs from performances by Snoop Dogg & Boyz II Men, Fifth Harmony, and DMX. The show will also feature the Apollo’s legendary long-running, live talent competition – which provides a platform for up-and-coming artists to perform in front of the toughest audience in the world. Additionally, actress, singer and “The Real” co-host Adrienne Houghton will co-host the all-new holiday-themed episode.
The Christmas party of the year starts at 8 pm ET/PT ON Dec. 14.