Of course, UPtv is going to up the ante for Christmas this year. It’s in the name!
PEOPLE can exclusively reveal that the network will release 17 new original Christmas movies this year, as well as Season 2 of the reality series. small town christmascountry music star Josh Turner’s Christmas music special and the return of his gilmore girls marathon over Thanksgiving weekend. In total, there will be more than 600 hours of Christmas programming: 100 hours and eight new movies more than last year!
“With so many people needing to scale down in different ways this holiday season, we wanted to deliver a wealth of holiday programming so uplifting, holiday cheer was in abundance for our viewers,” Héctor Campos, Vice President of Content Strategy and Acquisition at UPtv he said in a statement. “We’re thrilled to bring you our biggest holiday programming offering yet that continues to celebrate the true spirit of the season.”
The festivities kick off on November 4 with the release of three new movies over the course of the weekend.
Turner king size crib The Christmas music special will debut on Friday, November 18. It was recorded at The Grove in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and features footage of Turner singing all 11 songs from her debut Christmas album.
The second season of small town christmas, a docuseries highlighting holiday celebrations in small towns across the US, kicks off on November 20 with a harvest special. Towns featured this season include Elijay, Georgia; Pigeon Forge, Tennessee; North Pole, Alaska; and Frostburg, Maryland. The series is hosted and produced by indoor editionIt’s Megan Alexander.
On Monday, November 21, GilMORE the bestthe network’s annual seven-day event gilmore girls binge-a-thon, begin. Hosted by Michael Winters (who played Stars Hollow know-it-all Taylor Doose), the marathon will include all 153 episodes plus the four Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life movies, plus watch and win trivia questions, recaps, and pop-up trivia.
See UPtv’s full list of 2022 Christmas movies, complete with network descriptions, below.
Imperfect Christmas Wishstarring Alys Crocker and David Pinard, on Friday, November 4 at 7 pm ET.
Madison O’Hara performs as a singing elf at Christmas parties with her best friend Cooper, but her true dream is to be a singer-songwriter and find the perfect man.
christmas in the pinesstarring Jillian Murray and Dean Geyer on Saturday, November 5 at 7 pm ET.
As an up-and-coming magazine writer and a successful architect battle over ownership of an idyllic Christmas farmhouse, they soon discover that their cozy vacation getaway may not be the only thing they love.
christmas masqueradestarring Erin Agostino and David Lafontaine on Sunday, November 6 at 7 pm ET.
When Julieanne is mistaken for her glamorous boss at a masquerade ball by a notoriously aloof businessman, she continues the ruse through Christmas. Will she be able to find true love in the makeshift fairy tale world they have created?
The Christmas Retreatstarring Rhiannon Fish and Clayton James on Friday, November 11 at 7 pm ET.
When Kim’s boyfriend breaks up with her rather than propose, her mother takes her on a Christmas retreat where she meets the owner’s unemployed brother, Mark. But will they be able to see past the mistakes neither wants to admit and let the magic of the season connect them?
A little Christmas at homestarring Rebecca Dalton and Christopher Seivright on Saturday, November 12 at 7 pm ET.
In order to save her family’s contracting business, Blair reluctantly teams up with her ex-boyfriend and former co-star of a hit home design reality show to build a tiny home for the community’s homeless, rekindling old sparks in the community. the process… and just in time for Christmas.
The image of Christmasstarring Chelsea Hobbs and Giles Panton on Sunday, November 13 at 7 pm ET.
An aspiring storybook illustrator in Manhattan returns home after inheriting her grandmother’s Christmas tree farm. Inspired by the magic of Christmas and the handsome caretaker of the farm, she remembers the things she once wanted in life.
the vacation switchstarring Alex Paxton-Beesley and Morgan David Jones on Saturday, November 19 at 7 pm ET.
When two strangers mistakenly pick up the wrong piece of luggage at the airport, each must use the intriguing contents to track the other’s whereabouts in time for Christmas.
Christmas lucky charmstarring Sugenja Sri and Adrian Spencer, on Sunday, November 20 at 7 pm ET.
Every boyfriend Jessica has ever had found the love of their life right after dating her. Just as Jessica is leaning into her unlucky love life and giving up dating for the holiday season, a handsome gallery owner moves in across the street.
christmas in naturestarring Kaitlyn Leeb and Victor Zinck Jr., on Friday, December 2 at 7 pm ET.
Buck and Jessica’s Merry Little Christmas takes a dangerous turn when their journey through the wilderness turns into a battle for survival.
Christmas on the slopesstarring Olivier Renaud and Soma Chhaya, on Saturday, December 3 at 7 pm ET.
After a disappointing restaurant opening and an embarrassing breakup, a celebrity chef takes her first real Christmas vacation. When she walks into the kitchen at a luxury resort and is mistaken for the sous chef by the handsome but moody chef, their chemistry sparks a holiday romance. But will everything blow up when the chef learns the truth about her?
christmas on the rocksstarring Lyla Porter-Follows and Jon McLaren, on Sunday, December 4 at 7 pm ET.
A ski hotel event manager’s task of hosting a corporate Christmas party goes awry when a snowstorm cuts the resort short and the hard-to-please CEO turns out to be an old flame.
A royal Christmas partystarring Jordana Largy and Matthew MacCaull on Saturday, December 10 at 7 pm ET.
Princess Camille travels to the United States to create an intercultural university exchange program and falls in love with Professor Rhett. But when she discovers that her father hired him to accompany her, that is, to take care of her, he wonders if he cares more about her or about her career.
Santa’s got stylestarring Franco Lo Presti and Kathryn Davis, on Sunday, December 11 at 7 pm ET.
When department store executive Madison is tasked with coming up with a new idea for the holiday season, she decides that instead of a classic Santa, this year they’ll be hiring a young Santa with lots of trendy looks. . But when she has trouble finding the perfect model, her best friend Ethan (who has had a crush on her for years) dons a beard and dresses her up as the Santa of her dreams.
sap filled vacationstarring Vanessa Sears and Jon McLaren on Saturday, December 17 at 7 pm ET.
Stranded in a small town after her car breaks down, Joy meets the charming James, a local trying to save his family’s maple farm.
A vintage Christmasstarring Hannah Gallway and Jeremy Walmsley, on Sunday, December 18 at 7 pm ET.
When a small-town vintage store owner leaves instructions in her will for inventory to be distributed as Christmas gifts, her out-of-town niece seeks the help of a handsome local to identify the recipients from the clues provided.
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The snowball effectstarring Anjali Khurana and Landon Moss on Saturday, December 24 at 7 pm ET.
Rival meteorologists tracking a major blizzard in the town of Mistletoe must work together to get home in time for Christmas.
Christmas at Wolf Creekstarring Nola Martin and Tim Rozon, on Sunday, December 25 at 7 pm ET.
When a runaway reindeer threatens the annual Christmas play, a struggling couple must work together to save Christmas for the town and each other.
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