Yes Jimmy Kimmel gifted to the Hallmark channel the next hit Christmas movie?
Kimmel appeared before network president and CEO Wonya Lucas, EVP of programming Lisa Hamilton Daly and SVP of programming Samantha DiPippo on Wednesday. The remote segment shows the ABC’s late-night host introducing the new series “Countdown to Christmas” starring many of the main Hallmark cast. For example, Gnome for the Holidays starring Candace Cameron Bure. Or Grandma’s Christmas tree starring Dean Cain and Wynonna Judd.
This segment culminates in a trailer for Deck the Hallmark, featuring Kimmel as the cheerful Saint Nick and a certain Hallmark Channel queen as Mrs. Claus. Hit PLAY on the video above to see which actress surprised the guests.
Hallmark is responsible for 41 (!) of this year’s original Christmas movies airing on basic cable, TV, and streaming channels. Upcoming titles include A Dickens of a Holiday! (main character Life is unexpectedby Kristoffer Polaha and Royal pain‘Brooke D’Orsay), Royal Christmas (main character The secret life of American teenagersMegan Park and New girlby Julian Morris), and the sequel to Christmas House (starring) iZombieRobert Buckley and Bad girls‘Jonathan Bennett), A Christmas of Godwink (main character Wynonna Earpby Katherine Barrell and Station 19by Alberto Frezza) and Swap sisters (main character According to Jimby Kimberly Williams-Paisley and How I meet your Motherby Ashley Williams).
All told, more than 140 festival films have been produced this year, 40 of which will be shown between now and Christmas Day. Click through the TVLine extension Christmas movie guide, afterward hit the comments and let us know if you see any of Kimmel’s recommended projects.
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