Its the most wonderful time of the year to look back on whatever happened to the kid who played Ralphie Parker in the original version of A Christmas Story.

Believe it or not, Peter Billingsley has been behind the camera on some pretty big hits including Marvels Ironman, which he produced alongsideJon Favreau.

The 46-year-old has produced Four Christmases, The Break-Up and directed Couples Retreat, all starring Vince Vaughn. Hes also behind TV shows includingSullivan & Son and Netflixs F Is for Family.

As for his personal life, Us Weekly reported in 2015 that Billingsley is engaged to girlfriendBuffy Bains.

And another fun fact: Billingsley appeared in another Christmas classic, making a cameo as head elf Ming Ming in Elf.