“Our viewers have fallen in love with Lacey Chabert and Brennan Elliott, and we are thrilled to pair them together in an exciting new mystery, ‘The Crossword Mystery,” said Michelle Vicary, EVP Programming & Publicity, Crown Media Family Networks.
“We are honored to welcome puzzle extraordinaire Will Shortz to the Hallmark family and bring the intricacies of his genius to television.” A brilliant crossword puzzle editor (Chabert) finds her life turned upside-down when she is pulled into a police investigation after several of the clues in her recent puzzles are linked to unsolved crimes.
Following the debacle, she is invited to the Most Christmas-y town in America to try and repair her image.
Forced to work with her ex-boyfriend Jack (Ferguson), the show’s producer, the magic of Christmas and this special town will change the way she views Christmas and her life.” ) Official logline: “Aunt Sally’s Christmas Cookie Company is sold to a large conglomerate and executive Hannah (Wagner) must seal the deal and shut down the factory, which is the small town of Cookie Jar’s lifeblood.
What was supposed to be a simple assignment for Hannah becomes complicated when she meets Jake (Brown), the factory owner who’s determined to keep the factory in town.
Despite not being a fan of the holiday, the Christmas spirit in this small town is infectious and she gets swept up in the joy of the season while also falling in love.” ) Official logline: “Christina Masters (Mc Kellar), the manager of Mc Dougal’s flagship department store, is determined to land the manager position for their new Paris location.
magazine and founder and director of the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament.
The announcement was made today as part of Crown Media Family Networks’ TV Critics Association Winter Press Tour.
Although Seth Murphy (Lissing) is the one responsible for introducing the bride and groom, she begrudgingly accepts his offer to be her date as she’s out of options.
Proving her innocence means leaving the comfort of her sheltered world and working with a tough police detective (Elliott), puzzling through clues together in order to crack the case, as the two are fish out of water in each other’s worlds.
Granted, it’s too early for the halls to be decked and for any sugar plum fairies to move rhythmically inside childrens’ heads, but it’s time to start preparing for the avalanche of holiday TV movies headed your way — and it’s coming way sooner than you think. (Note: Several more films will be announced at a later date.) In addition, we present the slate for sister channel Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, which will kick off its “The Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas” campaign on Oct. Prepare to envelope yourself in the pre-Christmas spirit.
Based on the book by best-selling author Denise Hunter.” CHRISTMAS IN HOMESTEAD Premieres: Nov. Starring: Taylor Cole () Official logline: “Jessica (Cole) is one of the most famous actresses in the world, leading a glamorous – if tabloid worthy – life.
But all that is thrown for a loop when she goes on location to shoot a holiday themed film in the Christmas-obsessed town of Homestead, Iowa.