Hallmark Channel flagship series When the heart calls you ended its eighth season tonight with a Season 9 renewal. The announcement was made by series star Erin Krakow following the Season 8 finale (You can watch it below)
Eight seasons in, When the heart calls you remains a good audience performance for Hallmark Channel. According to Nielsen.
Krakow, Jack Wagner, Pascale Hutton, Kavan Smith, Paul Greene, Andrea Brooks, Chris McNally and Kevin McGarry star in the series, based on Janette Oke’s novel.
When the heart calls you follows Elizabeth Thatcher (Krakow), a young teacher from high society. She is assigned to teach in a coal country classroom and it is a life changing experience. Now a widow and single mother, Elizabeth faces new challenges but has the support of her surrogate family, including mysterious player Lucas Bouchard (McNally) and Mountie Nathan Grant (McGarry).
Executive Producers include Susie Belzberg, Eric Jarboe, Michael Shepard, Jimmy Townsend, Brad Krevoy, Brian Bird, Michael Landon Jr., John Tinker, Vicki Sotheran, Greg Malcolm. Erin Krakow, Derek Thompson, Elizabeth Stewart and Amanda Phillips Atkins are the co-executive producers. When the heart calls you is produced by WCTH 8 Productions Inc. Vicki Sotheran and Greg Malcolm are producers.
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