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Tuesday 6 June 2023 Dublin: 10°C
# it's quizmas
Quiz: Which actor is playing the role of Santa here?
Many actors have donned the big red suit, but how well do you remember them?

WELL, WE ALL have a favourite Christmas movie, and with the exception of just a few, most festive films feature the main man himself – Santa. 

With that in mind, we thought we’d take a look back at some classic Christmas films. 

How well do you remember the actors?

Let’s find out…

Who voices Santa in the Polar Express?
Tim Allen
Robert Downey Jr

Tom Hanks
Hugh Jackman
It's 1947's Miracle on 34th Street - who plays the role of Santa?
Edmund Gwenn
Humphrey Bogart

Gregory Peck
John Payne
And this is the 1994 version - who plays Santa here?
Sam Neill
Richard Attenborough

Ian McKellen
Robert Duvall
Who plays this smiley Santa?
Daniel Day-Lewis
Gary Oldman

Kurt Russell
Bill Murray
Which actor played Santa in Elf?
Alec Baldwin
James Caan

Bryan Cranston
Ed Asner
Who voices Santa in Arthur Christmas?
Robert De Niro
Jim Broadbent

Jude Law
Harrison Ford
Who plays this Santa?
Paul Giamatti
Russell Crowe

Jeff Bridges
Tim Allen
And who plays this one?
Movieclips Classic Trailers/YouTube
John Goodman
Hugh Laurie

Liam Neeson
Leslie Nielsen
It was a Nightmare Before Christmas for this Santa, but who was it?
Ed Ivory
Isaac Hayes

John Travolta
James Earl Jones
Who is this famous face?
Tom Hanks
Tim Allen
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Top Dog
Pawsitively perfect
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Clever Cat!
Almost purrfect
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What are ewe doing?!
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Shell of a bad effort.
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