In this updated retelling of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," ruthless business-woman and shopping store owner Elizabeth "Ebbie" Scrooge is taught the true spirit of Christmas by three Spirits who visit her. While on air, a TV personality accidentally admits she hates Christmas. August 29, - The holiday television movie Ebbie put a s spin on reimagining Scrooge as Elizabeth "Ebbie" Scrooge (Susan Lucci). Miracle at Christmas: Ebbie""s Story. Title: Miracle at Christmas: Ebbie""s Story. Authors: Susan Lucci, Wendy Crewson, Molly Parker, Taran Noah Smith, Jeffrey . Based on Charles Dickins' timeless classic A Christmas Carol. Elizabeth "Ebbie" Scrooge (Susan Lucci, TV's All My Children) is the tyrannical owner of Dobson's. The film, starring Susan Lucci as the self-involved, overly driven The movie starts out showing Ebbie as we know her today - the cold, nasty, greedy and basically inhuman .. Saw V: Aubrey reviewed this one for FireFox.