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Lifetime Movie 'The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story' Premeires Tonight

Ciara Hanna stars as Amanda Woodward/Heather Locklear.
The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story premieres Saturday, October 10 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Lifetime. The film stars Dan Castellaneta as Aaron Spelling and Adam Korson as Darren Star (reprising their roles from The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story), along with Ciara Hanna as Amanda Woodward/Heather Locklear, Rebecca Dalton as Allison Parker/CourtneyThorne-Smith, Frank Bailey as Billy Campbell/Andrew Shue, Ryan Bruce as Jake Hanson/Grant Show, Chloe McClay as Jane Mancini/Josie Bissett, Ali Cobrin as Jo Reynolds/Daphne Zuniga, Teagan Vincze as Kimberly Shaw/Marcia Cross, Joseph Coleman as Matt Fielding/Doug Savant, Brandon Barash as Michael Mancini/Thomas Calabro, Karissa Tynes as Rhonda Blair/Vanessa A. Williams, and Chelsea Hobbs as Sydney Andrews/Laura Leighton.

Launched in 1992 as a companion for Beverly Hills, 90210, Melrose Place quickly became a giant television hit in its own right. Originally designed to be an authentic, grounded look at 20-something life in Los Angeles. The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story highlights the remarkable behind-the-scenes moments that shaped the series including cast drama, Heather Locklear arriving to "save" the show, and the actors begging their writers for even wilder storylines to make them fan favorites.

In the sneak peek below, Heather Locklear arrives on the set.


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