[VIDEO] Watch Jimmy Kimmel’s New Christmas Movies Pitch Hallmark Channel
Has Jimmy Kimmel gifted Hallmark Channel his next blockbuster Christmas movie?
Kimmel appeared on Wednesday before Network President and CEO Wonya Lucas, Executive Vice President of Programming Lisa Hamilton Daly and Senior Vice President of Programming Samantha DiPippo. The remote segment saw ABC’s late night host showcase new “Countdown to Christmas” movies featuring many of Hallmark’s hottest actors. Take, for example, Gnome for vacation with Candace Cameron Bure. Or Madam Christmas tree with Dean Cain and Wynonna Judd.
The segment culminated with a trailer for Decorate the trademark, starring Kimmel as merry old St. Nick and a certain Hallmark Channel Queen as Mrs. Claus. Press PLAY on the video above to see which actress made a surprise appearance..
Hallmark is responsible for 41 (!) Of this year’s original Christmas movies that aired on broadcast, basic cable, and streaming. Upcoming titles include A vacation Dickens! (with Unexpected lifeby Kristoffer Polaha and royal pains‘Brooke d’Orsay), A Royal Queens Christmas (with The Secret Life of the American Teenager‘s Megan Park and New girl‘s Julian Morris), and the sequels of Christmas House (with iZombieis Robert Buckley and Bad girls‘Jonathan Bennett), A divine Christmas (with Wynonna earpby Katherine Barrell and Station 19by Alberto Frezza) and Sister exchange (with According to Jimby Kimberly Williams-Paisley and how I Met Your Motherby Ashley Williams).
In total, more than 140 festive films were produced this year, 40 of which are expected to air by Christmas Day. Click on TVLine’s Complete Guide to Christmas Movies, then click on the comments and let us know if you would watch any of the projects Kimmel suggested.