Haylie Duff and 6 former “Brady Bunch” actors are starring in a Lifetime Christmas film that premieres in 2021. The film is named “Blending Christmas,” and Duff will star reverse Aaron O’Connell as they navigate the ups and downs of mixing a household. Read on to study all the main points about this upcoming film.
The Movie Is About Two Families Learning to Unite to Get a Couple Back Together
According to a Lifetime press launch, here is the synopsis for the brand new film:
The vacation season is in full swing when Emma (Haylie Duff) learns that the resort the place she used to spend Christmases along with her household is being redeveloped. Her boyfriend Liam (Aaron O’Connell), hatches a plan to carry her to the resort one final time to suggest! He secretly invitations each their households to affix them and Emma is delighted when she arrives to seek out the entire household bunch there. Of course, no vacation gathering is full with out drama, and shortly the households are bickering over each element! The added stress from making an attempt to mix the 2 households ultimately takes a toll on Emma and Liam, who begin questioning their very own relationship. Now simply days earlier than Christmas, the 2 households notice that they’ll must work collectively so as to reunite Emma and Liam!
The film is produced by Hybrid LLC, directed by Marla Sokoloff, and written by Peter Sullivan and Adam Rockoff.
Haylie Duff has a protracted checklist of credit to her title, together with “The Ladybug,” “The Bachelor Next Door,” “Deadly Delusion,” “Real Rob” (Allison), “Muffin Top: A Love Story,” “The Bad Twin,” “His Secret Family,” “Badge of Honor,” “Desecrated,” “Til Death Do Us Part,” “Sweet Surrender,” “A Belle for Christmas,” “Blackout” (Suzanne), “Massholes” (Haylie), “All About Christmas Eve,” “Napoleon Dynamite” (voice of Summer), “seventh Heaven” (Sandy Jameson), “Joan of Arcadia,” “Lizzie McGuire” (Cousin Amy), “Hilary & Haylie Duff: Our Lips Are Sealed,” and extra.
Aaron O’Connell’s credit embody “The Haves and the Have Nots” (Wyatt), “Black Water,” “NCIS,” “This Is Our Christmas,” “With Love, Christmas,” “My Christmas Love,” “A Prince for Christmas,” “12 Gifts of Christmas,” and extra. He’s additionally appeared on two episodes of Hallmark’s daytime sequence “Home & Family.”
Six Former ‘The Brady Bunch’ Actors Are Also Starring
Deadline reported that the film will nearly be a “Brady Bunch” reunion of types, since six former “Brady Bunch” actors are going to be starring, together with the cast who performed Greg, Peter, Bobby, Cindy, Jan, and Oliver.
Here’s the “Brady Bunch” portion of the cast:
- Barry Williams (John in “Blending Christmas” and Greg on “The Brady Bunch”)
- Christopher Knight (Brian in “Blending Christmas” and Peter on “The Brady Bunch”)
- Mike Lookinland (Andrew in “Blending Christmas” and Bobby on “The Brady Bunch”)
- Susan Olsen (Valerie in “Blending Christmas” and Cindy on “The Brady Bunch”)
- Jennifer Elise Cox (Tina in “Blending Christmas” and Jan in “The Brady Bunch Movie”)
- Robbie Rist (Sheldon in “Blending Christmas” and Oliver on “The Brady Bunch”)
On Twitter, Williams described the film as “the final word reunion!” And Rist wrote: “Just after I suppose I’m out, they pull me again in!”
The film was filmed in March.
Cox didn’t play Jan within the unique “The Brady Bunch” sequence. However, she did painting Jan in “The Brady Bunch” motion pictures, together with “The Brady Bunch Movie” in 1995, and “A Very Brady Sequel” in 1996. Eve Plumb portrayed Jan in “The Brady Bunch” sequence, however just isn’t showing on this Lifetime film.