Becoming Santa: More Than a Red Suit and 'Ho, Ho, Ho!'

At 5-feet 10-inches and 280 pounds with snowy white whiskers, Jack Sanderson is the embodiment of the classic Coca-Cola Santa Claus. He reluctantly took on the role after his father died one Christmas, and he couldn't bear the thought of facing another holiday without him. The real estate agent and actor from Los Angeles enrolled at the Victor Nevada Santa School. He spent $600 on a red suit, learned how to die his real beard white and to artfully avoid promising what Santa cannot...Full Story
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