Channel 5 and retail giant Littlewoods are teaming for The Great Christmas Toy Giveaway, a two-hour TV event featuring celebrity guests in which viewers will be have the opportunity to win a cache of toys which are on sale this festive season.
Hosted by Myleene Klass and presenter duo Sam and Mark, the two-our programme will be set in a Christmas Grotto studio where the presenters will be joined by children of all ages and celebrities such as Union J, Natalie Cassidy, Mark Wright and Jeff Brazier, who have been road-testing many of the toys on sale this Christmas. Viewers will be in with the chance of winning a sleigh full of toys and, in addition, a big donation will be delivered to a top UK charity, helping to make a magical Christmas for those who really need it. The programme is being produced in-house by Channel 5’s production department 5Production and is sponsored by Littlewoods.com. The executive producer is Simon Proctor.
“This show is the perfect way to kick-start Christmas – it’s a festive, fun-filled two hours of telly featuring fantastic kids, great guests and sack loads of surprises – and who better than Myleene, Sam and Mark to guide us through the mayhem?”, said Greg Barnett, Channel 5’s Commissioning Editor of Entertainment, Daytime & Soaps.
While executive producer Simon Proctor added: “We hope this show will encapsulate that unique Christmas feeling, bringing together children, toys and games current and past along with star guests and a few surprises.”