CANDACE CAMERON BURE STARS WITH
FIVE-TIME GOLDEN GLOBE® NOMINEE MARILU HENNER IN
‘A BONE TO PICK: AN AURORA TEAGARDEN MYSTERY,’
A HALLMARK MOVIES & MYSTERIES
ORIGINAL MOVIE WORLD PREMIERE APRIL 19




























Based on the Books by #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Charlaine Harris

A spine-tingling mystery awaits when Candace Cameron Bure (“Christmas Under Wraps,” “Dancing with the Stars,” “Full House”) stars with five-time Golden Globe® nominee Marilu Henner (“Taxi,” “Signed, Sealed, Delivered”) in “A Bone to Pick: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery,” a Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Original Movie World Premiere, Sunday, April 19, (9pm ET/PT, 8C.) The film, is the first in the Aurora Teagarden Mysteries based on the books by #1 New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris. Bure and Henner lead an all-star cast that includes Lexa Doig (“Continuum”), Bruce Dawson (“The Killing”), Peter Benson (“Heartbeat”), Sonya Salomaa (“Intruders”), Dan Payne (“The Cabin in the Woods”), Miranda Frigon (“A Cookie Cutter Christmas”) and Stephen Huszar (“Paradise Falls”).

“Audiences are going to love seeing Charlaine Harris’s exhilarating ‘whodunits’ on TV, led by one of Crown Media Family’s own, the very talented Candace Cameron Bure,” said Michelle Vicary, Executive Vice President of Programming, Crown Media Family Networks. “We’re also so fortunate to have award-winning actress Marilu Henner starring in the film, her chemistry with Candace as mother and daughter is unbeatable.”

A librarian with a sharp mind for murder, Aurora Teagarden is known around her small town as a master sleuth. When her friend Jane unexpectedly dies and leaves Aurora everything in her will, she also leaves a troubling murder mystery haunting her neighborhood. It is up to Aurora to piece together the clues—including a skull, its missing skeleton and a suspicious group of neighbors—and solve the murder before she becomes the unlikely killer’s next victim.






TOM SELLECK RETURNS AS JESSE STONE
PRE-PRODUCTION BEGINS ON ‘JESSE STONE: LOST IN PARADISE,’
A HALLMARK MOVIES & MYSTERIES ORIGINAL FILM CREATED EXCLUSIVELY
FOR THE NETWORK, PREMIERING FALL 2015



Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise Produced by Sony Pictures Television Is Ninth in the Popular Series of Original TV Movies Based on Fictional Police Chief of Paradise, MA; Film to be Shot in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Hallmark Movies & Mysteries announces Emmy® Award and Golden Globe Award winner Tom Selleck will return as the popular Jesse Stone in the ninth installment of the famed movie detective series “Jesse Stone: Lost In Paradise,” slated to premiere exclusively on the network in Fall 2015. The movie, produced by Brandman Productions, Inc.,TWS Productions II and Sony Pictures Television is in pre-production in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The popular Jesse Stone films, based on the bestselling books by Robert B. Parker, chronicle the cases of fictional Police Chief Jesse Stone of Paradise, Massachusetts, a respected and well-liked cop whose life is complicated equally by alcohol and his relationship with his ex-wife.

“Just about anywhere I go, people come up to me and ask ‘When can I see the next ‘Jesse Stone?’ Thanks to Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, I can happily say it’s coming soon,” said Selleck.

“Tom Selleck is a TV legend,” said Michelle Vicary, Executive Vice President, Programming, Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. “When we heard Tom wanted to continue the ‘Jesse Stone’ series, we jumped at the chance to bring his successful film franchise to Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, TV’s top destination for original mystery movies.”

“Sony Pictures Television has a long and successful partnership with Tom Selleck and this is our tenth film together,” said Helen Verno, Executive Vice President of Movies and Miniseries, Sony Pictures Television. “We are thrilled to be in business again with Tom and our new partner, Hallmark to bring viewers the next installment of the Jesse Stone franchise.”

In “Jesse Stone: Lost In Paradise,” Paradise Police Chief Jesse Stone agrees to help the Massachusetts State Homicide Division track down a brutal serial killer.

Previous installments of the “Jesse Stone” franchise have aired on broadcast television. Hallmark Movies & Mysteries has been the home of cable premieres of “Jesse Stone,” which produced some of the network’s top ratings. This is the first time “Jesse Stone” films will be made exclusively for air on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries.

“Jesse Stone: Lost In Paradise” is produced by Brandman Productions, Inc. and TWS Productions II in association with Sony Pictures Television. Michael Brandman and Tom Selleck are the executive producers. The screenplay, based on characters created by Robert B. Parker, was written by Tom Selleck and Michael Brandman.





HALLMARK CHANNEL ANNOUNCES
EMMY® AND GOLDEN GLOBE® NOMINATED LINDA GRAY ADDED TO CAST OF
‘A PERFECT WEDDING’ (WT)
A HALLMARK CHANNEL ORIGINAL MOVIE WORLD PREMIERE JUNE 2015


Hallmark Channel announces Emmy® and Golden Globe® nominated actress Linda Gray (“Dallas”) has been cast in “A Perfect Wedding,” a Hallmark Channel Original Movie World Premiere June 2015, part of the network’s June Wedding Month. Gray will star alongside Danica McKellar (“The Wonder Years”) and Paul Greene (“Bitten”) in this heartwarming romantic comedy where she portrays the mother of a groom who fears her son’s wedding could be a recipe for disaster when the couple have dueling opinions on their big day. Two wedding planners, played by McKellar and Greene, are brought on board to make sure both sides of the family get the wedding of their dreams.

“We seized the incredible opportunity to work with Linda Gray, one of the world’s most recognized and admired stars,” said Michelle Vicary, Executive Vice President, Programming and Publicity, Crown Media Family Networks. “Gray is a television icon who brings her magnetism to ‘A Perfect Wedding,’ which will be a key component of our June Wedding Month celebration.”

Linda Gray is an award-winning actress, an accomplished director and a former United Nations Ambassador. Her award-winning portrayal of “Sue Ellen,” in the original TV series “Dallas,” brought her international fame and critical acclaim earning her an Emmy® nomination for Best Actress and numerous international awards including Germany’s Bambi Award, Italy’s Il Gato for Best Actress on Television and she was voted “Woman of the Year” by The Hollywood Radio & Television Society. Gray directed many episodes of the first “Dallas” TV series, which returned to TNT in 2012 and ran for 3 seasons. Gray has numerous TV credits including the successful series “Melrose Place and “Models Inc.” and she has starred in various TV movies and feature films. On stage, Gray’s work includes Terms of Endearment, The Graduate, Agnes of God and Love Letters.

“A Perfect Wedding” is a Two 4 The Money Media production. Executive Producers are Shelley Hack, Harry Winer, Kim Arnott, Dawn Knight and Fernando Szew. Kim Arnott is producer. Ron Oliver directs from a script by Patricia Resnick.










HALLMARK CHANNEL ANNOUNCES
DANICA MCKELLAR TO STAR IN
‘A PERFECT WEDDING’ (WT)
A HALLMARK CHANNEL ORIGINAL MOVIE WORLD PREMIERE JUNE 2015


Hallmark Channel announces Danica McKellar has been cast in “A Perfect Wedding,” a Hallmark Channel Original Movie World Premiere June 2015, part of the network’s June Wedding Month. McKellar stars as a wedding planner extraordinaire who plans everything to perfection. However, wedding bells clash when she and a spirited and adventurous competitor are both brought on board to plan a wedding, only to discover that opposites can produce the most unexpected and incredible results.

“At the heart of Hallmark Channel, we celebrate life’s special moments in which romance is an integral part of our storytelling,” said Michelle Vicary, Executive Vice President, Programming and Publicity, Crown Media Family Networks. “Danica, a multi-talented actress has created one of TV's most memorable characters, and we know our audience will find her instantly relatable and unforgettable in ‘A Perfect Wedding.’”

Danica McKellar, recently seen competing on “Dancing With The Stars,” is best known as Winnie Cooper on “The Wonder Years” and Elsie Snuffin on “The West Wing.” She also had roles on hit shows including “The Big Bang Theory” and “How I Met Your Mother.” McKellar is a New York Times bestselling author with her groundbreaking books Math Doesn’t Suck, Kiss My Math, Hot X: Algebra Exposed and Girls Get Curves: Geometry Takes Shape. A summa cum laude graduate of UCLA, McKellar earned her undergraduate degree in mathematics and was invited to speak to a subcommittee of Congress on the importance of women in math and science.

“A Perfect Wedding” is a Two 4 The Money Media production. Executive Producers are Shelley Hack, Harry Winer, Kim Arnott, Dawn Knight and Fernando Szew. Kim Arnott is producer. Ron Oliver directs from a script by Patricia Resnick.