Lady Gaga, Katie Couric Team Up for ABC Thanksgiving Special

Entertainment Nov. 3, 2011 AT 5:55PM
Lady Gaga, Katie Couric Team Up for ABC Thanksgiving Special Credit: Ramesh Sharma/India Today Group/Getty Images; Robin Marchant/FilmMagic

Gobble gobble Gaga! 

Lady Gaga is teaming up with Katie Couric for "A Very Gaga Thanksgiving", which airs Nov. 24 on ABC. The 90-minute special, which was conceived an directed by Gaga, according to an ABC press release Thursday, offers an intimate look inside the artist's life as she performs eight songs -- including a duet with Tony Bennett -- in front of an audience of her close friends and family.

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Couric, 54, sits down with the 25-year-old pop icon as the two discuss the meaning and inspiration behind some of Gaga's biggest hits. Gaga (real name: Stefani Germanotta) will also share heartfelt stories from her past.

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"We all know Lady Gaga is a phenomenon," Couric said in a statement. "This is a chance to see more of who she is beneath the wild costumes and staged musical numbers… She will impress you, delight you and surprise you."

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"A Very Gaga Thanksgiving" airs Nov. 24 on ABC.

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