A girl (Juliette Goglia) meets her grandfather (Ernest Borgnine) for the first time when she's sent to live with him while her mother recovers from an accident. While the two clash initially, they soon discover a shared love of music and begin working on a school Christmas pageant. In the process, they also address lies from the past that have kept them apart, just in time for the holidays. Roxie: Katherine Helmond. Karl: Richard Libertini. Marie: Tracy Nelson.