Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is airing a brand new film on Sunday, October 3, referred to as “One Summer” at 9 p.m. Eastern. The film stars Sam Page, Sarah Drew, and Amanda Schull. Read on to be taught all about the place the film was filmed and see cast tales.
‘One Summer’ Was Filmed in North Carolina
Although many Hallmark motion pictures are filmed in Canada, “One Summer” was filmed on location in North Carolina, together with Wilmington and Bald Head Island, IMDb reported.
Madeline Grace Popovich, who additionally starred within the film, wrote: “I’ve a lot love for all of those folks, and couldn’t be extra grateful for this glorious expertise! Let’s all possibly do that once more someday please?♥️”
She shared some photographs from Wilmington.
She stated Wilmington was essentially the most stunning backdrop for the movie.
One of the Wilmington filming areas was Elijah’s, WECT reported. An evening scene on a ship was filmed on the Legion Stadium pool.
A marriage image scene and a few inside scenes have been filmed at 41 Central Blvd. and 128 Northern, WECT reported. Some different scenes have been shot in different coastal areas too.
Some scenes have been shot at Bald Head Island’s Old Baldy Lighthouse. One Summer Pictures, LLC, donated $10,000 to assist protect the lighthouse, which is the oldest in North Carolina, The Old Baldy Foundation reported. Filming happened on the lighthouse on July 30.
Southport was one other filming location alongside Bay, Moore, and Davis streets, Port City Daily reported. Here’s a behind-the-scenes film made in July concerning the extras and others who took half when it was filmed in Southport. At one level, an official stated there have been about eight motion pictures filming in numerous areas close by. The one that made the video, Steve Sherron, stated they actually did not disturb the conventional exercise of Southport whereas filming, which he discovered spectacular.
Drew instructed ET Online that she was drawn to the script as a result of there was “love bursting off of each web page.”
She stated: “I believe we collectively, as a worldwide neighborhood, have skilled such unimaginable devastating loss over the past yr and a half. The considered getting to inform a narrative that resonated with the fact that we have all been residing and an instance of getting misplaced somebody, however type of grabbing onto a beacon of hope within the midst of it, I simply felt actually excited to inform a narrative like that.”
Drew will likely be reside tweeting in the course of the film’s premiere utilizing the #onesummer hashtag.
The film is predicated on the e-book by David Baldacci. You can learn an excerpt right here. You can even take heed to 10 audiobook chapters right here.
Page stated the film actually spoke to him, he instructed Media Village.
” It was refreshing to have the ability to dig deep and sink my tooth into what’s far more of a drama than anything I’ve ever accomplished at Hallmark, they usually allowed us to try this,” Page stated. “…We handled subjects that felt very actual, but additionally very common — loss, therapeutic, progress and the methods to heal as a household when the household unit feels shattered by sudden loss. Tonally it made for a special type of film than I’ve made earlier than, and I additionally obtained to present a efficiency that was totally different from something I’ve accomplished earlier than at Hallmark, which was actually, actually, one thing particular and I embraced it.”
Meet the Cast
The synopsis reads: “Jack was very sick and near demise, however his spouse Lizzie is the one who unexpectedly handed away. After a shocking restoration, Jack returns to her beachside hometown with 15-year-old daughter Mikki and 10-year-old son Tyler to spend the summer time within the childhood dwelling Lizzie fondly referred to as “The Palace,” hoping all of them can heal.”
Sam Page is Jack. His credit embody “The Bold Type” (Richard), “A Godwink Christmas: Second Chance, First Love,” “Secret Society of Second Born Royals,” “Christmas in Rome,” “The Story of Us,” “The Perfect Christmas Present,” “Adam Ruins Everything,” “Switched at Birth” (Craig), “House of Cards” (Connor), “Mad Men” (Greg), “Greek” (Joel), “Gossip Girl” (Colin), “Desperate Housewives” (Sam), “Shark” (Casey), “Point Pleasant” (Jesse), “All My Children” (Trey Shepard), “American Dreams” (Drew), and extra.
Sarah Drew is Jenna. Her many credit embody “Amber Brown” (Sarah), “Cruel Summer” (Cindy), “Grey’s Anatomy” (April), “Christmas Pen Pals,” “Twinkle All the Way,” “Mom’s Night Out,” “Mad Men” (Kitty), “Medium,” “Everwood” (Hannah), “Daria” (Stacy), and extra.
Amanda Schull is Lizzie. Her many credit embody “Project Christmas Wish,” “Suits” (Katrina Bennett), “Romance Retreat,” “12 Monkeys” (Cassandra Railly), “Love Once and Always,” “Murder within the First” (Melissa), “I Am Wrath,” “Pretty Little Liars” (Meredith Sorenson), “Castle,” “One Tree Hill” (Katie Ryan/Sara Evans), and extra.
Madeline Grace Popovich is Mikki. She was in “The Pictures,” “Vincent’s Vow,” “The Christmas High Note,” “Nostalgic,” and extra.
Gavin Borders is Tyler. He additionally starred as Tommy in “Wandavision” and in “A Beautiful Day within the Neighborhood.”
Bryan Prince is Liam Fontaine. His credit embody “Terminator Genisys” (Young Kyle), “Under the Dome,” “The Long Ranger,” “A Way Back Home,” and extra.
Also starring are:
- Elizabeth Becka (Bonnie O’Toole)
- Bill Winkler (Fred O’Toole)
- Alexa Blair (Tiffany Murdoch)