Hallmark’s new vacation movie, My Southern Family Christmas, will air on Thursday, November 24, 2022 on the channel. The film revolves around a journalist who sets out to cover a Christmas story in Louisiana in which she unexpectedly meets her estranged father. Here’s the official Hallmark Channel synopsis of the film:
“When a journalist was invited to cover a Christmas party hosted by Pere Noel in Louisiana, Campbell, she meets her estranged father and his new family for the first time.”
The film stars Jaicy Elliot and Ryan Rottman in the lead roles, along with many others playing key supporting roles. My Southern Family Christmas is directed by Emily Moss Wilson and written by Wilson and Alys Murray.
Trademark My Southern Family Christmas Cast: Jaicy Elliot and others promise a heartwarming watch
1) Jaicy Elliot as Campbell Wallace
My Southern Family Christmas Stars Jaicy Elliot in the lead role as a journalist named Campbell Wallace. Elliot looks charming in the film’s official preview, as she convincingly portrays her character’s numerous conflicting emotions and thoughts. Fans can expect a memorable performance from the actress.
Apart from My Southern Family ChristmasElliot is known for her performance in Romance with style, in which she played the role of Ella. She has also appeared in Grey’s anatomy and train station 19.
2) Ryan Rottman as Jackson Shepherd
Actor Ryan Rottman portrays the character of Jackson Shepherd in Hallmark’s upcoming Christmas movie. Rottman appears briefly in the film’s preview, and while not many details are known about his character at this time, viewers can expect him to play a pivotal role in the story. The actor has previously acted in various films, e.g Christmas for Keeps, Christmas wonderland, sister of the bride, Billionaire Boys Cluband many more.
3) Brian McNamara as Gary Wallace
Brian McNamara will play Gary Wallace My Southern Family Christmas. McNamara appears in the film’s preview, and while not many details about his role are revealed, it appears based on the trailer that McNamara will play Elliot’s father in the film. Brian McNamara is best known for starring in films like Christmas in Louisiana, Hometown Christmasand The wedding is overto name a few.
Aside from the actors mentioned above, the film features several others in prominent supporting/key roles, including:
- Moira Kelly as Jennifer Bergeron
- Anniston Mandel as Amelia
- Adeline Jubilee Whittle as Mary Margaret
- Katie Hughey as Sarah Wallace
- Gralen Banks as Mayor Thomas
- Samantha Smith as Maria
- Sarah Fisher as a journalist
- Bruce Campbell as Everett Bergeron
The official preview for My southern family offers a glimpse into the life of protagonist Campbell, who goes to Louisiana for a work project and unexpectedly meets her estranged father.
The preview clearly lays out the plot but makes sure not to divulge too many important details that could potentially ruin the viewing experience for fans. Based on the preview, fans can look forward to a warm and light-hearted Christmas film that explores the themes of family and romance, among other things.
You can watch My Southern Family Christmas on Hallmark Channel on Thursday November 24, 2022.