Actor playing Ralphie’s dad talks to FOX 8 about ‘A Christmas Story Live!’

An exciting Christmas event is less than two weeks away!

"A Christmas Story Live!" airs on FOX 8 on Sunday, Dec. 17, and Monday, we got the chance to talk to the actor playing Ralphie's dad in the LIVE show.

Watch in the video, above, as Chris Diamantopoulos talks to our Gabe Spiegel about the LIVE musical event.

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