By: Kat Harlton
Media: Crown Media
Kayla Wallace (“When Calls the Heart,” “Feeling Butterflies”) and Kevin McGarry (“When Calls the Heart,” “The Wedding Veil,”) star in “My Grown-Up Christmas List” a new, original movie premiering Saturday, July 9 (8 p.m. ET/PT), on Hallmark Channel.
About The Movie:
Based on the Amy Grant/David Foster hit holiday song of the same name, “My Grown-Up tells the heartwarming story of Taylor Nichols (Wallace) and Luke Malone (McGarry) and the special bond that grows between them over the course of several Christmases spent together and apart. Taylor, a successful journalist, has returned home after her mom’s passing a few years prior to help her grandfather with his Christmas store. And Luke has just returned home from military duty to spend the holidays with his family. When Taylor and Luke meet, their chemistry is undeniable, and we follow them along their journey from a warm friendship to a budding romance. They work together to overcome any challenges that arise and commit to making the most important wish on their Christmas list come true – to spend every Christmas together for the rest of their lives.
“My Grown-Up Christmas List” is from Grown Up Xmas Productions, Inc. in association with Johnson Production Group. Jeff Sagansky, Timothy O. Johnson, David Golden and Andrew C. Erin are executive producers. Oliver De Caigny is supervising producer. Thomas Stanford and Tim Spence are associate producers. The movie is produced by Hayden Baptiste. Andrew Cymek directed from a script by Bryar Freed and Shawn Riopelle.