Candace Cameron Bure has starred in a formidable 4 of Hallmark’s 10 most-watched Christmas TV film premieres. So she is aware of Christmas programming.
The Full Home alum defined in a Selection story printed Wednesday simply why she thinks they’re such successful with viewers.
“The largest factor about Christmas motion pictures on the whole is that folks make enjoyable of them — and but folks love them,” Bure mentioned. “It is as a result of they’re predictable: You already know that somebody’s going to fall in love. You already know it is simply going to be blissful and heat. And other people run to that, particularly on the holidays.”
So Bure has no plans on quitting them, however she has switched groups. In April, she defined that she was leaving Hallmark for Nice American Household, a brand new community led by Invoice Abbott, a former boss at Hallmark’s father or mother firm, who left after refusing to air a industrial that includes a same-sex couple. Selection reported, per sources, that Bure was provided practically twice the $1 million per yr contract that she had been given at Hallmark. At her new firm, she’ll proceed to star in motion pictures and TV exhibits, however she’ll additionally work as an organization govt accountable for creating a whole slate of Christmas fare. (She stars in Nice American Household’s first such TV film, A Christmas… Current, which premieres Nov. 22.)
“I feel we all know the core viewers and what they love is strictly how Invoice initially constructed the Hallmark Channel,” Bure mentioned. “That was Christmas and people conventional holidays, so that is what the main focus goes to be. You have to begin someplace. You’ll be able to’t do every thing directly.”
Whereas selling Hallmark’s The Christmas Contest in November 2021, Bure advised Us Weekly that she as soon as felt “an immense quantity of stress” as her vacation movies did effectively within the rankings. However she’d on condition that up.
“You all the time need to hit that mark and exceed that mark,” she advised the journal. “And final yr, I lastly let it go as a result of it is not the explanation why I make these motion pictures. I make them as a result of I really like them. And I do know that the viewers that watch them actually love them, and so they imply one thing to them. I all the time attempt to make it one of the best that I can, however I let the stress go final yr.”
Followers can count on to see Bure not solely in additional Christmas TV motion pictures, however seemingly teaming up once more along with her former Full Home co-star Lori Loughlin, whom she persistently supported in the course of the fallout from the faculty admissions scandal. Abbott famous that he is in search of the suitable script for her to steer.