Apple announced in October that the famous “Peanuts” holiday TV specials would exclusively move to the Apple TV+ platform. After much outcry from the public, including a petition, the company revealed a partnership with PBS to return these classic broadcasts.
Peanut on PBS
On November 18 Apple TV+ will stream “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving”, and it will launch for free users from November 25 to November 27. Meanwhile “A Charlie Brown Christmas” will launch on Apple TV+ on December 4, and free users can enjoy it on Apple TV December 11 through December 13.
With the addition of PBS, non-Apple users can watch “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” will also air on PBS and PBS KIDS on November 22, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. local time / 6:30 p.m. CT. “A Charlie Brown Christmas” will air on PBS and PBS KIDS on December 13, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. local time / 6:30 p.m. CT.