Heather Locklear and Meghan McCain are teaming as much as inform the true story of Kristine Carlson in a brand new Lifetime film.
“Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff: The Kristine Carlson Story” will star Locklear. McCain will function Executive Producer. The movie tells the true story of Carlson, who struggles to deal with the sudden loss of life of her husband whereas elevating two youngsters on her personal.
Prior to her husband’s loss of life, Carlson co-authored a number of books with him, all a part of Dr. Richard Carlson’s best-selling collection, “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff.” The Lifetime film primarily based on Carlson’s life will show her journey from overwhelming grief to self-discovery and therapeutic.
Jason MacDonald of “The Vampire Diaries” will play Locklear’s husband, Dr. Carlson.
This Film is Locklear’s Triumphant Return
This will probably be Locklear’s first appearing position since 2017. In 2018, Locklear was positioned on psychiatric maintain on the suggestion of her therapist. She celebrated one 12 months of sobriety in April of 2020. She shared a Maya Angelou quote on Instagram to mark the event.
On July 15, Locklear shared an Instagram photograph of a number of books written by Kristine and Dr. Richard Carlson. “My summer time studying,” she captioned the photograph.
The movie additionally marks a turning level in McCain’s profession. It’s her first undertaking since she left the favored speak show “The View” earlier this month. “This was not a straightforward choice,” McCain mentioned of her choice to depart the show in a video shared by “The View’s” Twitter account.
McCain posted in regards to the undertaking on her Instagram, writing that the work of Carlson helped her work by her personal grief. “I can not wait to proceed on this journey with the creation of this film and to be given the chance to share it with all of you,” McCain wrote.
McCain is the daughter of Senator John McCain, who handed away in 2018.
Carlson is Committed to Helping Others Cope With Grief
Carlon’s web site states that her mission is to “assist ladies remodel from heartbreak and loss to stay their finest lives with pleasure, gratitude, renewed ardour and function.” She spreads her message by retreats, programs, and her podcast.
She lately shared a household portrait on Instagram that included her late husband. “When Richard died, there was a giant gap in our nest and it was so tough. Navigating life through the first few years with out him have been so laborious. But ultimately we healed. We grew. And our nest was smaller however protected once more,” Carlson wrote within the caption.
Carlson additionally shared her pleasure in regards to the new Lifetime film primarily based on her life by way of Instagram. McCain commented on the submit, “Thank you for taking me on this journey with you Kristine! It is really an honor. I can’t look ahead to the movie!”
When Will the Film Premiere?
According to the New York Post, “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff: The Kristine Carlson Story” is about to start taking pictures in Nashville, Tennessee. The movie will air on Lifetime later this 12 months.
Natasha Bure, the daughter of Hallmark actor Candace Cameron Bure, may also seem within the movie as Locklear’s daughter. Natasha has beforehand acted in TV motion pictures together with Hallmark’s “Switched for Christmas.”