The “Charlie Brown” vacation specials lovers have grown familiar with staring at on TV will not be broadcast on conventional community tv this yr. Apple TV will move the 3 vacation displays, and began with “It is the Nice Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” in October.
Apple is giving nonsubscribers a chance to observe the specials totally free. Those that do not subscribe to the Apple TV+ streaming carrier can watch “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” totally free from Nov. 23 via Nov. 27, and “A Charlie Brown Christmas” totally free Dec. 22 via Dec. 25.
Nonsubscribers had been ready to move “It is the Nice Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” from Oct. 28 via Oct. 31.
Apple introduced it had got 3 Charlie Brown vacation specials in 2020. Along with streaming “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” and “It is the Nice Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” Apple TV+ additionally mentioned it might air new originals that includes the “Peanuts” characters.
PBS used to be nonetheless ready to air Charlie Brown specials in 2020 and 2021. In 2020, they ran the Christmas and Thanksgiving displays. Final yr, they aired all 3.
This yr, on the other hand, PBS published the Halloween particular is transferring to another pumpkin patch this yr.
“Regretfully, PBS does no longer have the rights to distribute the Peanuts specials this yr,” PBSKids wrote in a tweet. “We’re going to all need to stay up for the Nice Pumpkin in a unique pumpkin patch this Halloween.”
Subscribers can get right of entry to all 3 specials “now and each day,” Apple mentioned in its press liberate. Apple had a identical viewing construction for the specials in years previous.