Hallmark Channel
Country of Distribution: USA
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The Hallmark Channel is an American pay television network that is owned by Crown Media Holdings, Inc., which in turn is owned by Hallmark Cards, Inc. The channel's programming is primarily targeted at families, and features a mix of television movies and miniseries, original and acquired television series, and lifestyle programs. Despite largely being an apolitical brand, Hallmark Channel has garnered a following among politically conservative viewers in suburban and rural areas who, according to Manhattan Institute for Policy Research's Steven Malanga in a Los Angeles Times op-ed, feel the network and its original programming feed their desire to "express traditional family values and also to steer away from political themes and stories that denigrate religion."

Network’s Shows

When Hope Calls
Premiere Date: August 30, 2019

Spinoff series of ‘When Calls the Heart’ centering on the lives of orphan siblings Lillian and Grace, who grow up apart but reunite later in adulthood in the early 1900s.

 

Good Witch
Premiere Date: February 28, 2015

Good Witch will take viewers on a new magical journey with Cassie Nightingale and her daughter Grace. When Dr. Sam Radford moves in next door to Grey House with his son, they are charmed by the ‘magical’ mother-daughter duo.

 

Chesapeake Shores
Premiere Date: August 14, 2016

A young woman returns to her hometown to help save her sister’s failing inn, where she contends with memories and faces from her past.

 

When Calls the Heart
Premiere Date: January 11, 2014

Elizabeth Thatcher, a young school teacher from a wealthy Eastern family, migrates from the big city to teach school in a small coal mining town in the west. Season 7 returns on Feb 23, 2020.

 

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