Hallmark’s Countdown to Christmas is coming soon. Kicking off 2021 is You, Me & The Christmas Trees in a Wonder Years reunion. This stars fan-favorite Danica McKellar (A Crown For Christmas, Domino Masters), Benjamin Ayres (Cranberry Christmas, Suits), and Jason Hervey (The Wonder Years, Back To The Future).
Do you have your favorite Christmas sweater on? Have you made some hot chocolate and sugar cookies? Are you ready to start the 2021 Christmas movie season?
What Is Hallmark’s You, Me & The Christmas Trees About?
According to the Hallmark synopsis, Olivia (McKellar) is Connecticut’s resident expert on Evergreens. Days before Christmas she gets a plea for help from Jack (Ayres), He is a Christmas tree farmer in need of her skills to figure out what mystery illness is causing their trees to die out. Moreover, this is ruining their business, which has been his family’s legacy for 100 years.
After calling off her Christmas wedding six months earlier, Olivia isn’t eager to head home for the holidays. Therefore, she agrees to make a detour and stop at Jack’s farm in Avon to examine the trees.
Unable to immediately discover the cause, Olivia is determined to get to the root of the problem, This means she extends her stay to run advanced tests. With time to kill, while she waits for test results for the trees, Olivia joins Jack and his friends at the holiday festivities around town.
Olivia finds their traditions a welcome change to the reserved holidays she grew up with. As they spend more time together, they begin to fall for each other. Moreover, Jack helps Olivia reconnect to Christmas, her parents, and herself.
In the end, her tenacity pays off. Best of all, Olivia not only devises a way to preserve Jack’s trees but she discovers the shocking truth about why his firs were fizzling – much to the dismay of Dwayne (Hervey), a rival local tree farmer.
Danica McKellar Excited For Wonder Years Reunion With Jason Hervey
Did you know that Hallmark’s You, Me & The Christmas Trees is a Wonder Years reunion? Danica McKellar shared her excitement on social media.
On Instagram, she wrote, “Big 🎄📽 announcement in @entertainmentweekly – and a Wonder Years reunion! 🎉 I can finally tell you that my Christmas movie this year is called “You, Me & The Christmas Trees” with @benjaminayres and one of my Wonder Years co-stars, @jason.hervey- yes, he played the older brother Wayne! In real life, we’re good friends, like family. It was so much fun to work together. 🤗”
“And – more big news – this movie kicks off @hallmarkchannel ‘s entire Countdown to Christmas lineup this year – just one month from now! #YouMeAndTheChristmasTrees premieres Friday October 22nd at 8pm/7pmC on @hallmarkchannel. I’ll be posting BTS of the movie all month, so stay tuned! 😋”
McKellar promises that there will be some fun BTS footage. How fun is that?
When Can You Watch Hallmark’s You, Me & The Christmas Trees?
The premiere of You, Me & The Christmas Trees is on Friday, October 22, at 8 p.m. Eastern. Encore showings include Saturday, October 23, at 6 p.m., and Wednesday, October 27, at 10 p.m., Eastern, on the Hallmark Channel.
Be sure to go to Twitter on premiere night and tweet along with the stars. Danica McKellar is always very active on social media. She will certainly have some fun stories to share. Moreover, it will be a lot of fun to share the experience with your fellow Christmas movie fans!
Are you ready for Christmas?