WATCH: The John Lewis Christmas ad is here!

WATCH: The John Lewis Christmas ad is here!

Published at 6:43am 14th November 2019.

Meet Excitable Edgar the dragon who loves the festive season.

This is often seen as the start of Christmas for some of us and now the John Lewis Christmas advert is here!

The 2019 ad stars Excitable Edgar the dragon and his friend Ava as their village prepares for Christmas. 

The only problem is Edgar's tendency to breath fire causes havoc with a snowman, an ice-rink and, finally, the annual dressing of the Christmas tree: 

 

The advert will air in full on Saturday night (16th Nov) during Celebrity X Factor and on Sunday night during the launch of I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! on ITV.

The ad's soundtrack, a cover of REO Speedwagon's Can't Fight This Feeling performed by Dan Smith of Bastille, could be a contender for the Christmas number one in the charts.