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Billy Bob Thornton: ‘Bad Santa 2’ is ‘the alternative Christmas movie’


It’s been more than a decade since Billy Bob Thornton starred as a thief disguised as a department store Santa in “Bad Santa.” Now he’s reprising the role in “Bad Santa 2.” “I think people want an alternative to sentimental Christmas movies,” he tells TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie. He also talks about enjoying “My Little Pony” with his daughter, calling it “the ‘On the Waterfront’ of children’s shows.”