LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Peanuts gang is coming back to PBS — for now.
After it was previously announced the beloved 1960’s holiday specials could only be viewed on Apple TV+, the streaming service announced it has struck a deal with PBS to air “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” according to the Los Angeles Times.READ MORE: LAUSD To Require Students, Staff Be Tested Weekly For COVID When In-Person Instruction Resumes
A “Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” will air on PBS and PBS Kids on Nov. 22 and “A Charlie Brown Christmas” will air on Dec. 13. Both specials will begin at 7:30 p.m.
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In October, it was announced that “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” would be streamed exclusively on Apple TV+ as part of a deal between Apple and the Peanuts rights holders.MORE NEWS: Bob Odenkirk's Son Says Actor Will Be "OK" After Collapsing During Filming Of 'Better Call Saul' Final Season
The agreement was also set to include “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”