’Tis the season for Hallmark’s Countdown to Christmas! The network is celebrating 12 years of their Christmas programming with their most tantalizing thought but: 41 normal premieres. The corpulent rollout will encompass holiday programming kicking off Friday, October 22, with Hallmark Channel’s Countdown to Christmas and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ Miracles of Christmas.
For the foremost time, the corporate’s streaming provider, Hallmark Movies Now or “Movies and Mistletoe,” will furthermore debut two normal Christmas motion photographs.
Candace Cameron Bure, in overall is called the queen of Hallmark, now not too long within the past teased to Us Weekly completely that her partner in her 2021 film is one she’s been hoping to work with — and now it’s been revealed it’s in actuality any individual she’s worked with earlier than!
“I’m now not going to order you who it is, however I’m getting [my dream Hallmark costar] for my Christmas film this twelve months,” she educated Us in August.
The actress, 45, will enormous title alongside John Brotherton — her Fuller House costar! — in The Christmas Contest. The Washington native, 41, starred as Matt Harmon, DJ’s treasure hobby, within the Netflix sequence.
The holiday film, which has but to receive a premiere date, will follow exes Lara and Ben as they compete in a Christmas contest to fetch money for charity. “The metropolis watches them battle and take what’s more valuable, victory or treasure,” the synopsis reads. Barbara Niven, most productive known for her role on Chesapeake Shores, furthermore stars.
The Christmas Contest isn’t the handiest reunion fans will gape on Hallmark this season.
The Christmas House 2: Deck Those Halls will bring abet the Mitchell brothers to gape who can label basically the most tantalizing Christmas dwelling. Robert Buckley, Ana Ayora, Jonathan Bennett and Brad Extra tough return. The Christmas House, which aired in November 2020, used to be the foremost Hallmark film to prominently characteristic a same-sex couple.
Brandon Routh, Kimberley Sustad and Gregory Harrison will reunite this twelve months as effectively in The Nine Kittens of Christmas, reprising their roles from the 2014 hit, The Nine Lives of Christmas.
Varied acquainted Hallmark faces web site to come abet this season encompass Holly Robinson Peete, Danica McKellar, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Janel Parrish, Lea Thompson, Ryan Paevey, Alison Sweeney and exact existence sisters Kimberly Williams-Paisley and Ashley Williams.
Unless smartly-known otherwise, Hallmark Channel motion photographs originate at 8 p.m. ET whereas Hallmark Movies & Mysteries movies kick off at 10 p.m. ET.
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