TVE will offer its viewers live coverage of HM the King's Christmas Eve address to all Spaniards.
Then TVE Travels to Christmas Eve 2056. Spanning 100 years of history and fiction between 1956 and 2056, TVE's powerful central super-processor of the future invites us to look back on TV life with considerable doses of humor, music and spectacle, not to mention innumerable holograms. This television feast will look back at programs, series and legendary figures that form part of our lives. Ramón García will present this family show packed with sketches, music and spectacle.
Following "Parte de tu vida", we will be invited to enjoy the best music with Joan Manuel Serrat and Bustamante. Serrat will offer us solo performances of some of his most famous songs, as well as sharing the stage with Estopa, Lolita, Carmen Linares, El Gran Wyoming, Ana Belén and Víctor Manuel, Miguel Ríos, Forges and Dani Martín.
Bustamante will then perform some of the songs from his latest album, "Vivir", including duets with artistes such as Sergio Dalma, Marta Sánchez, Juan Magán, Arrebato, Pitingo, India Martínez and Chenoa.
The magic of Christmas comes to "MasterChef". Eva González and the jury consisting of Pepe Rodríguez Rey, Samantha Vallejo-Nágera and Jordi Cruz have organized an exciting evening in the company of twelve highly popular contestants from "MasterChef" and "MasterChef Junior".
Mario, Ana Luna, Aimar, Esther, Juanma, Eva, Fabián, Maribel, Vicky, Mateo, Cristóbal and Churra will return in order to compete both individually and in pairs in three charity-based challenges.
The best chefs will share winnings of 6,000 euros, which they will donate to those most in need. Furthermore, they will offer the public a series of ideas and recipes for the Christmas season.
Televisión Española will stage the Inocente Inocente Gala 2014 under the slogan "New Hope for the Battle Against Cancer". Juan y Medio, Juanma Iturriaga, Paula Vázquez and Carolina Casado will be entrusted with presenting the charity gala. This year's event will seek to help children suffering from cancer, together with their families, by offering a positive message: we can beat cancer with a smile, based on the help and endeavors of one and all. Francis Lorenzo, Rosana, Mariló Montero, Marta Hazas and Jordi Hurtado will be the "inocentes" or victims of the show's practical jokes in 2014.On the stage, we will enjoy performances by Chenoa, Auryn, Rosana and the magician, Yunke.
A Christmas Story
Christmas is coming and a department store hires three wise men and a Santa Claus to deal with the long lines of children asking for presents. In this environment, the four end up becoming friends, sharing their personal and financial problems. One day, the three wise men hatch a plan to solve those problems, a plan that goes wrong and is about to make them lose everything.Pere Ponce, Míriam Iscla, Dje Dje Apalí, Pep Antón Muñoz, Luz Valdenebro, Marc Cartes and Silvia Bel star in this film directed by Silvia Quer.
"Fuera de clase" is a fun show presented by David Bustamante in which children play the starring role. The children in "Fuera de clase" will introduce us to a particular way of seeing the world. Bustamante will put them to the test through a series of situations that are both amusing and charming. The imagination and innocence of the young participants will be a decisive factor.Amongst the famous faces who will be guests on the show, we might mention Jorge Lorenzo, Los Gemeliers and Chenoa.
Charity Gala for Childhood
Unicef, Save the Children, Plan Internacional, Ayuda en Acción and Aldeas Infantiles will come together in order to appeal to viewers' better nature and raise funds for projects designed to improve the lives of children. Jaime Cantizano will present this ambitious Charity Gala, which will consist of a grand television spectacle featuring musical performances, magic, monologues and many famous faces.
On 22nd December, once again, the Special Draw of the Christmas Lottery will be taking place. As is by now traditional, TVE will provide a live telecast of this draw, whose music marks the true start of the Christmas season. When the drawing ends, 'La mañana de La 1' will broadcast a special that tours Spain in search of the lucky winners of the Christmas Lottery.
"Informe Semanal" will devote its two last programs of the year (20th and 27th December) to resuming the most important events of 2014. The abdication of King Juan Carlos and enthronement of Felipe VI, the death of Adolfo Suárez, the beginning of the country's economic recovery, the battle against corruption, the emergence of jihadist terrorism, the conflicts in the Middle East, the Russia-Ukraine crisis and the anniversaries of the First World War and the Fall of the Berlin Wall, together with news items relating to society, culture and sports, will all be analyzed over a series of four reports.