Becoming Father Christmas

A former actor lands his most important role yet

John Fields is Father Christmas.
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Julianne McShane

Julianne McShane is a student at New York University in the Global Liberal Studies program. She has interned at The Week, The Improper Bostonian, and NBC News. She plans to pursue a career in journalism after graduating.