Four character holiday-themed specials, including Sesame Workshops' Elmo and HIT Entertainment's Bob the Builder, will be featured on Sprout in December.
The 24-hour preschool channel will air the following:
"Elmo's World Happy Holidays" (Dec. 3)
"Barney's Christmas Star" (Dec. 10)
"Caillou's Holiday Movie" (Dec. 17)
"Bob the Builder: A Christmas to Remember" (Dec. 24)
Sprout is created in partnership among Comcast, HIT Entertainment, PBS and Sesame Workshop. It also broadcasts series such as "The Wiggles," "Thomas & Friends," "Angelina Ballerina" and "Fifi and the Flowertots."