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Hallmark Hall of Fame Movie 'One Christmas Eve' Premieres Tonight, Stars Anne Heche

One Christmas Eve premieres November 30 on Hallmark Channel. Pictured: Ali Skovbye, Anne Heche
and Griffin Kane, Photo Credit: Copyright 2014 Crown Media United States, LLC/
Photographer: Erik Heinila
Hallmark Hall of Fame movie One Christmas Eve premieres on Sunday, November 30 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The film stars Anne Heche (Men in Trees, Another World) as the beleaguered Nell Blakemore.

Nell's a newly‐single mom who wants this Christmas to be extra‐special for her two kids (played by Once Upon a Time's Ali Skovbye and Contagion's Griffin Kane).

It turns out to be special – but not the way Nell had in mind!

This Christmas Eve, everything that can go wrong does go wrong.

Photo: left to right (front) Griffin Kane, Anne Heche, Ali Skovbye
(back) Brian Tee, Kevin D. Daniels, Kiana Madeira and Carlos
Gomez. Photo Credit: Copyright 2014 Crown Media United
States, LLC/Photographer: Erik Heinila
The mayhem starts when Cesar (The Glade's Carlos Gomez) attempts to leave an abandoned beagle on Nell's front porch. Cesar trips and falls. Nell has to take him to the hospital, where Kevin Daniels (Sirens) is a security guard and Brian Tee (The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift) a dreamy doc.

In no particular order, their car is towed, Nell's son and the beagle disappear down a hole in a construction zone, a nasty nurse harasses them all. Later – to add insult to injury – they're car‐jacked. And they're all in a police station when it goes up in flames.



Watch a sneak peek of One Christmas Eve below:

The One Christmas Eve script is from Holly Goldberg Sloan (Angels in the Outfield, Made in America) and directed by Jay Russell (My Dog Skip, The Water Horse). It is produced by David A. Rosemont (Into the West, In My Dreams); Paula Mazur (Corinna, Corinna, Nim's Island) and Mitchell Kaplan (The Miami Book Fair International) are co‐executive producers; Brent Shields (The Magic of Ordinary Days, Remember Sunday) is executive producer. It is from Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions.

The cast includes Juan Carlos Velis, Heather Hanson, Tracy Waterhouse, Joe Pingue, Kiana Madeira and Aaron Hughes.

Christmas Under Wraps is part of Hallmark Channel's annual "Countdown to Christmas" event.

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