On Thursday, Hallmark’s parent company Crown Media Family announced that they have signed Andrew Walker to a multi-picture deal. Moreover, this is one step closer to a Hallmark Christmas Queen’s grandmother’s wish.
Here are all the details.
Andrew Walker Signs Deal With Hallmark’s Parent Company
On Thursday, The Futon Critic reported that Andrew Walker signed “an exclusive, multi-picture deal” with Crown Media Family, Hallmark’s parent company.
Walker, who first appeared in Hallmark’s A Bride For Christmas back in 2012, is a fan favorite. In addition, he starred in the 2021 movie, My Christmas Family Tree, which was the second-highest viewed movie of the year.
Most recently, Walker starred alongside Nikki DeLoach in the Hallmark Signature Mystery, Curious Caterer: Dying For Chocolate.
Lisa Hamilton Daly, Executive Vice President, Programming, Crown Media Family Networks succinctly shared why Walker has such a devoted fan base. “Andrew has a special talent and charm that shines through in every role.”
He’s become a favorite among our viewers for good reason. We couldn’t be happier to continue our partnership with Andrew and can’t wait to see him in his next role.
In turn, The Perfect Catch star shared, “I’m humbled and grateful to have been a part of the Hallmark family for a decade now. I love diving into each character, to create quality films with positive content that make people feel good. The impact this network is making on its viewers is infectious and I’m thrilled to be continuing our collaboration.”
On Instagram, Walker told his followers. “I’m speechless and EXCITED… and if you watch my movies, I owe you a big thank you! 🙌 I’m grateful for the opportunity to continue making great films with you@hallmarkchannel ❤️🙏🎉”
Is Andrew Walker Related To Tyler Hynes?
Hallmark fans may not realize that Andrew Walker is related to Tyler Hynes. However, it is by marriage. Andrew’s wife, Cassandra, is Tyler’s cousin. Therefore, that is how the two Hallmark Hunks are related.
In addition, it was Andrew Walker who got Tyler into Hallmark movies. Hynies are forever grateful for that recommendation!
Will Andrew Walker Finally Star With Candace Cameron Bure?
Back in August 2021, Candace Cameron Bure spoke to US Magazine about her ideal co-star. Although she believes she has the most onscreen chemistry with Warren Christie, her grandmother’s wish is that CCB star with Andrew Walker, her favorite.
Could 2022 finally be the year that CCB’s grandmother finally gets her wish? We know that Hallmark’s Countdown to Christmas premieres on October 21, 2022. However, could Andrew Walker star with CCB?
Moreover, Andrew Walker has starred with a cornucopia of leading ladies, you just never know.
Since he just signed this huge contract with Crown Media, the odds just got better for CCB’s grandma’s wish to come true.