Tonight at 9 p.m. Eastern (8 p.m. Central) on Saturday, December 9, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ latest movie, Christmas Encore, will premiere. The movie stars Maggie Lawson and Brennan Elliott. After you read all about this movie and watch it, come back and share any comments or questions that you may have about the movie in our comments section below. Join in the discussion with other readers.
To find out what channel Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is on for you, click here to go to TV Guide’s listings. Then change the “Provider” (right under TV Listings) to your local provider. You’ll be able to scroll down to see what channel Hallmark is on for you. (To find out how to stream Hallmark’s Christmas movies live, see our story here.) If you miss the movie tonight, you’ll have lots of other times to catch it. Just visit here and click on “Showtime” to find all the encore times.
Here’s the synopsis for the movie from Hallmark: “A struggling actress is cast in her last off (off) Broadway show – a modern take on A Christmas Carol – before giving up her dream and moving home. Instead, she finds romance with her director and a renewed passion for her craft and the city. But when the historic theater loses its lease and the show is set to fold, she and her cast mates are need of a Christmas miracle.”
The movie stars Maggie Lawson as Charlotte Miller. Maggie has a long list of credits to her name, including My Favorite Wedding, The Ranch, The Great Indoors, Angel from Hell, Spivak, Two and a Half Men, Psych (Juliet O’Hara), Back in the Game, Justified, Crumbs, ER, Party of Five, Felicity, Hostile Makeover, Cheats, Pleasantville, Cleaner, and more. She’s the cofounder of the Tiger Frances Foundation, a nonprofit to end animal abuse and help animals find loving homes.
The movie also stars Brennan Elliot as Julian Walker. His credits include The 4400, Cold Case, CSI, What About Brian, All of My Heart: Inn Love, UnREAL, Night at the Museum: The Secret of the Tomb, Curse of Chucky, Debbie Macomber’s Cedar Cove, Love You Like Christmas, A Christmas Melody, Flower Shop Mysteries, and more.
Here are more photos to get you in the holiday spirit.
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