AFTERBUZZ TV — When Calls The Heart edition, is a weekly “after show” for fans of Hallmark’s When Calls The Heart. In this show, hosts Marisa Serafini, James Lott Jr., and Maria Provenzano discuss episodes 1 & 2.
ABOUT WHEN CALLS THE HEART:
When Calls the Heart is a Canadian-American television drama series, inspired by Janette Oke‘s book When Calls the Heart from her Canadian West Series, and developed by Michael Landon, Jr. The series began airing on the Hallmark Channel in the United States on January 11, 2014, and on April 16, 2014 on Super Channel in Canada.
The series originally debuted as a two-hour television movie pilot in October 2013, starring Maggie Grace as young teacher Elizabeth Thatcher and Stephen Amell as North West Mounted Police officer Wynn Delaney. In the television series Erin Krakow is cast as her niece, whose name is also Elizabeth Thatcher (played by Poppy Drayton in the movie, and Daniel Lissing plays a Mountie named Jack Thornton, with Lori Loughlin reprising her role as coal mine widow Abigail Stanton. The series was renewed for a second season, which aired from April 25 to June 13, 2015. Hallmark Channel announced in July 2015 that the series was renewed for a third season, with a scheduled airing date of February 2016 after the airing of a two-hour special on December 26, 2015.
The first season of the series was subsequently picked up by CBC Television for rebroadcast as a summer series in 2015.