Tonight, at 8pm, ABC brings back a classic! Just as they did the other day with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, the network is cranking out the big guns with tonight’s annual debut of Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town. The classic animated one-hour holiday special has delighted generations, and will keep the holiday season roaring as it hits the airwaves December 2nd. Narrated by Fred Astaire, the vocal cast features Mickey Rooney as Kris Kringle, Keenan Wynn as Winter, Paul Frees as Burgermeister Meisterburger, Grimsby, the soldiers and the townsmen; Joan Gardner as Tanta Kringle, Robie Lester as Jessica and Andrea Sacino, Dina Lynn, Gary White and Greg Thomas as the children. Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town is a Rankin-Bass Production. It was directed and produced by Jules Bass and Arthur Rankin Jr. and written by Romeo Muller.