"Mog's Christmas," a delightful animated adaptation of Judith Kerr's beloved children's classic published by HarperCollins Children's Books, is set to enchant audiences this Christmas on Channel 4. The heartwarming story revolves around the Thomas family—Mr. and Mrs. Thomas and their children, Debbie and Nicky—as they busily prepare for the festive season. Despite the lively presence of two aunts and a cheerful uncle in the household, Mog, the cherished family cat, feels a bit neglected.
As the family brings home a massive Christmas tree, Mog, overwhelmed, seeks refuge by scrambling onto the roof in fear. Despite the family's efforts to coax her down, Mog remains steadfast in her refusal. Little do they know, Mog embarks on a magical night in the snow, experiencing a cat-themed Christmas dream. The lingering question remains: will Mog make it back home in time for Christmas Day?
The stellar voice cast features Adjoa Andoh, Claire Foy, Benedict Cumberbatch, Miriam Margolyes, Maggie Steed, Zawe Ashton, Charlie Higson, Gareth Berliner, Judith Kerr's daughter Tacy Kneale, along with newcomers Amelie Law and Teddy Skelton. The enchanting theme song for "Mog's Christmas," titled "As Long as I Belong," is composed by David Arnold with lyrics by Don Black and beautifully performed by Sophie Ellis-Bextor. Get ready for a heartwarming holiday tale that will captivate audiences of all ages.