Lori Loughlin

Lori Loughlin has landed her first film function following the faculty admissions scandal: the Full House star is about to steer GAC’s upcoming winter rom-com Fall Into Winter.

The venture will start manufacturing October 23, and marks Loughlin’s first rom-com for the channel. However, she beforehand collaborated with the conservative community when it acquired When Hope Calls from Hallmark. Loughlin was employed, in her first television role since prison, to reprise the function of Abigail Stanton from the present’s predecessor, When Hope Calls the Heart

In Fall Into Winter, Loughlin performs Keely, a girl left shocked when her brother sells his portion of their family-owned sweet store to his highschool pal – a.okay.a. her nemesis. In the truest “friends-to-lovers” trend, the 2 are compelled to seek out widespread floor for the sake of their wellbeing and the enterprise. The movie is penned by Cara J. Russell (GAC’s The Great Christmas Switch, Netflix’s The Knight Before Christmas) and begins manufacturing Oct. 23.

“Lori is a genre-defining star that I’ve had the glory to name an in depth buddy and collaborator for greater than 15 years,” Great American Media CEO Bill Abbott mentioned by way of a press release. “We have a shared imaginative and prescient for creating significant and memorable films that resonate with our passionate followers, and I look ahead to welcoming her again to Great American Family to anchor our 2023 winter programming slate.”  

Ahead of the announcement, Abbott talked about Loughlin in a Sept. 21 interview with Variety

, calling her “America’s Sweetheart.” He mentioned they speak 3 times every week, trying to find the “good script.”

“She’s America’s sweetheart, regardless of no matter occurred,” shared Abbott. “At the top of the day, she represents all that’s constructive about leisure, and has had a stellar profession — not solely on display screen, but in addition the best way she’s carried out herself personally, in phrases of being somebody who has a monitor report of doing the correct factor on the planet at giant, other than no matter occurred. She’s beloved and for good cause. We’re very proud of our affiliation along with her and wish to make her half of the material.” 

Prior to Loughlin’s involvement within the scandal, she noticed the likes of Netflix and Hallmark – repeatedly starring in productions for each, together with Netflix’s Full House reboot, Fuller House, which she frequented for 4 seasons. She was dropped from Hallmark and the Netflix sequence after being implicated within the crime and was, later, sentenced to 2 months in jail.

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