Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: Saviour of Christmas  is an upcoming 2017 American Hand Drawn Animated Musical Christmas comedy film directed by Don Spencer and Arlene Sanford. It stars a Ensemble cast of Jason Sudekis, Orlando Jones, Seth MacFarlane, John Travolta, Cuba Gooding Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Jay Hernandez, Sally Kirkland, Jason Alexander, Zachary Quinto, Melissa George, Michael Palin, David Warner, Stephen Colbert, Katie Crown and Angus Scrimm. The film is Scheduled for Release on December 22, 2017 by Paramount Pictures and Columbia Pictures. The Film is also Angus Scrimm's Final Film before his Death on January 9, 2016
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: Saviour of Christmas
Directed by

Don Spencer

Arlene Sanford
Produced by

Don Spencer

Chris Savino

Kamran S Baxter

Tibor Hernadí

Benjamin Waisbren
Screenplay by

Chris Savino

Arlene Sanford

Don Spencer
Story by Robert L. May

Jason Sudekis

Orlando Jones

Seth MacFarlane

John Travolta

Cuba Gooding Jr.

Chris Hemsworth

Jay Hernandez

Sally Kirkland

Jason Alexander

Zachary Quinto

Melissa George

Michael Palin

David Warner

Stephen Colbert

Katie Crown

Angus Scrimm
Music by

Marc Shaiman

Cinco Paul

Ken Daurio

Editing by

Gregory Perler

Jon Price

Village Roadshow Pictures

Team Todd

Kamran Animation Studios

Nippon Animation

UTV Motion Pictures

Virtual Studios
Distributed by

Paramount Pictures

(United States)

Columbia Pictures

(United Kingdom)
Release date(s) December 22, 2017
Running time 92 Minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $32 million


When Santa (Orlando Jones) is Kidnapped by the Ruler of Ice (Angus Scrimm), Rudolph (Jason Sudekis) and Santa's Reindeer must go save him along with Rudolph's Past Lover, Zoey (Katie Crown) and a Jazz Band consisting of a Maverick (Michael Palin), a Fox (David Warner) and a Snow Owl (Stephen Colbert) 


  • Jason Sudekis as Rudolph: Rudolph is Santa’s famous ninth reindeer. He joined the herd a few years after the original eight. He Suffers from Low Self-Esteem because he has a Odd Glowing Nose
  • Orlando Jones as Santa Claus: Santa is down-to-earth and rather grumpy as well as very Optimistic.
  • Seth MacFarlane as Dasher: Dasher's one of the fastest reindeer in Santa’s herd. Always ready to dash out the door.
  • John Travolta as Dancer: A reindeer with a unique personality. He’s completely extroverted. When he’s not helping Santa, he’s having dance parties.
  • Cuba Gooding Jr as Prancer: Prancer loves the other reindeer and would do anything for them. He also loves to carry a mirror to regard himself on the sleigh every now and then. He has to look his best all the time because he never knows quite who he’s going to meet.
  • Chris Hemsworth as Vixen: Vixen is the comedic reindeer known for lots of magic tricks. The other reindeer often get slightly annoyed with his ability to make things disappear and reappear.
  • Jay Hernandez as Comet: Comet is out of this world (as his name implies).  He’s quite handsome and is always smiling. He’s easy-going and loves to play ball with all the young fawns.
  • Sally Kirkland as Cupid: Cupid is an affectionate reindeer. She has Christmas reins decorated with red and green little heart-shaped bells. Her motto is “Spread the Love.”
  • Jason Alexander as Blitzen: Blitzen’s fast, playful, and like a bolt when it comes to helping Santa deliver his Christmas goodies.
  • Zachary Quinto as Donner: Donner's always noticed when entering a room because he’s got a deep booming baritone voice.
  • Melissa George as Olive: Olive's the tenth reindeer to join Santa’s herd. She's shy but also good at making friends.
  • Michael Palin as Maple: A Maverick who's the leader of the band and plays bass.


Title Written by Preformed by
Ave Maria Angelus Domini Franz Biebel Chorus featuring Zachary Quinto

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