Danica McKellar left Hallmark for a three-year contract with GAC Family. She lately revealed that one in all her upcoming films goes to characteristic dancing as a theme.
An Upcoming Movie with GAC Family Will Feature Dancing as a Theme
In an unique interview with Heavy, McKellar was hesitant to disclose particulars about her subsequent initiatives with GAC Family. However, she opened up extra about one mission when chatting with The List.
She instructed Heavy: “[New movies] are undoubtedly taking place. We’re excellent now attempting to determine precisely what we wish to shoot and when. We have not discovered if my subsequent film goes to be the Christmas film or we’ll do one in between. But extra to come back on on all of that.”
She revealed a number of extra particulars to The List, together with that one in all her new films on GAC Family will contain dance.
“I am unable to offer you quite a lot of particulars but, however I’m engaged on one which entails some dance, which is quite a lot of enjoyable,” she instructed The List. “I have not performed quite a lot of dancing since ‘Dancing with the Stars’ a number of years in the past, however I like it. And it is only a unbelievable enjoyable train and artwork type abruptly. So that is within the works. And in fact, a Christmas film this yr, which I can also’t discuss a lot about, however I feel if I’m proper, audiences are going to be very enthusiastic about it. But I am unable to say the rest. I’m simply going to be actually mysterious with you.”
In 2020, one in all Hallmark’s most-watched films was “Christmas Waltz” starring Lacey Chabert and Will Kemp. The show received record-breaking views, with live-viewing numbers hitting 3.95 million, the Twitter account SleepyKittyPaw shared.
“Christmas Waltz” ended up being Hallmark’s most-watched film of 2020, together with non-Christmas films too. In distinction, “The Wedding Veil” only in the near past hit 3.394 million stay viewers, beating Hallmark’s most-watched film of 2021, which was “Christmas at Castle Hart” (all three films starred Lacey Chabert.)
McKellar Likes Working with GAC Family Because of the Extra Freedom
She instructed Heavy in an unique interview that she enjoys working with GAC Family due to the additional freedom she will get when making films.
“It was so collaborative,” she instructed Heavy. “That’s one thing else I discovered a doing GAC films much more so than my prior expertise. … It’s extra collaborative than it was even on the flicks that I government produced earlier than. It’s only a completely different feeling…There was this sense of freedom… [GAC is] the place I received my sense of freedom and collaboration from.”
She continued, telling Heavy: “Bill Abbott is a good friend, and he is such an excellent individual. And I jumped on the alternative to assist him construct this new community. … It’s a smaller community proper now, and we’re constructing one thing collectively. And that in itself is that this nice feeling of collaboration and teamwork. It’s been quite a lot of enjoyable as effectively.”
Bill Abbott launched GAC Family and GAC Living after he left his function as CEO of the Hallmark Channel. He instructed The Wall Street Journal: “We’re not actively going out and poaching from Hallmark. We have many extra expertise approaching us than we have now films to place them in… It’s nothing greater than competitors, and I actually do not want them ailing in any means.”