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Kelly Clarkson To Star In NBC Holiday Special Based On 'A Christmas Carol'

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08:  Singer Kelly Clarkson visits the SiriusXM Studios on October 8, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: Singer Kelly Clarkson visits the SiriusXM Studios on October 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Kelly Clarkson and Michael Buble will headline two separate NBC holiday specials.

Clarkson's special will be loosely based on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol." During the special, which is still untitled, Clarkson's character will learn the true meaning of Christmas. The special airs Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 10 p.m. ET.

Buble's annual holiday concert, which airs on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 10 p.m. ET, will feature the Grammy-winner performing his most popular songs with special guests.

"These two immensely talented Grammy Award-winning artists will be the perfect addition to the holiday season," Paul Telegdy, president of alternative and late night programming at NBC Entertainment, said in a statement. "We are looking forward to bringing their signature sounds into America’s homes."

Clarkson's holiday special airs Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 10 p.m. ET. Buble's airs Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 10 p.m. ET on NBC.

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