Christmas Vacation 2 to Air on NBC

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie’s Island Adventure will air on NBC Saturday, December 20 at 8 p.m. EST. Written and produced by Matty Simmons, it stars Randy Quaid and Miriam Flynn reprising their roles as cousin Eddy and his long-suffering wife Catherine from the earlier “Vacation” films. Also featured are Ed Asner (as Uncle Nick), Fred Willard, Eric Idle, Jake Thomas, and Dana Barron, who played Audrey Griswold in the original films, reprising her role as an adult. This is the first National Lampoon film Simmons has been involved with since the original “Christmas Vacation.”