Get Ready to Celebrate the Holidays with Hallmark's Countdown to Christmas 2023
As the holiday season approaches, Hallmark's Countdown to Christmas 2023 is right around the corner, and it's never too early to start getting into the Christmas spirit. Hallmark is known for doing what it does best – spreading holiday cheer with a lineup of original holiday movies throughout the season. This year, they are all set to release a total of 31 new holiday movies on the Hallmark Channel and an additional nine on the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Channel, making it a grand total of 40 new films to enjoy. Even if you're yearning to revisit some of the favorites from previous seasons, Hallmark has you covered.
The festive festivities begin on Friday, October 20th, with the Hallmark Channel launching its annual Countdown to Christmas. The journey kicks off with "Checkin' It Twice," a brand new original film. The Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Channel will also launch its countdown called "Miracles of Christmas." Once the countdown starts, you can anticipate new movie premieres every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 8 p.m. ET on the Hallmark Channel. Additionally, there will be a new movie debuting every Thursday on the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries channel.
For avid Hallmark fans, you're likely to spot some familiar faces in the upcoming films. Lacey Chabert, a beloved Hallmark regular, will be starring in her 14th movie with the channel this season. This year, she graces the screen in two heartwarming movies: "A Merry Scottish Christmas" and "Haul Out the Holly: Lit Up." Lacey Chabert, known for her iconic role in "Mean Girls," has become a hallmark of Hallmark's holiday movie tradition.
If you don't have cable or prefer on-demand viewing of Hallmark movies, including your favorites from the Movies & Mysteries channel, Hallmark offers a streaming service called "Hallmark Movies Now" for $4.99 per month. Subscribers can enjoy special benefits like early movie releases, access to extended versions of beloved classics, and exclusive premieres of movies like "An Ice Palace Romance" and "Rescuing Christmas."
So, it's time to prepare for the holiday season. Grab your hot chocolate, cozy up with some fuzzy socks, and wrap yourself in a comfy blanket to relish all the heartwarming Christmas movies that Hallmark has thoughtfully prepared for you. It's a season of joy, love, and festive entertainment that's sure to warm your heart.