David Bowie was perfectly cast as an alien adrift in the New Mexico desert in Nicholas Roeg's 1976 film, which opened up a parallel career path as an actor. He went on to play parts including a World War II prisoner of war in Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence and a vampire in The Hunger
The 30-second long clip begins with a narration that goes like this: "It was the night before Christmas and a good guy in red was hunting down bad guys and making them dead" while We Wish You a Merry Christmas plays along as the score
Director Tristram Shapeero has changed the planned ending to A Merry Friggin' Christmas in order to honour screen icon Robert Williams
Bollywood celebrities have reached out to their friends, family members and fans to wish them a 'Merry Christmas' and year full of joy and happiness.