TV Movie Goodness Preview: Hallmark Channel’s The Good Witch’s Wonder [VIDEO and PHOTOS]
[Warning: spoilers ahead.]
Before The Good Witch segues to a weekly series in 2015, Hallmark Channel premieres the seventh and final film inn the movie franchise, The Good Witch’s Wonder, airing Saturday night at 9/8c. To get you ready, they’re also marathoning five of the films on Saturday, beginning atÂ 11 am/10c (skipping The Good Witch’s Family, which will air on Sunday at 11 am/10c).
We pick up withÂ a newly civilian Cassie (Catherine Bell) as she wraps up her stint as the mayor. Now returned to “normal” life as a mom, wife, and store owner, her attention turns to family. Brandon (Matthew Knight) is engaged to marry his sweetheart but the timing is off, Lori (Hannah Endicott-Douglas) is away at college and navigating the dating world and her job as a reporter for the school paper, Jake (Chris Potter) is adapting to the demands of new mayor Martha (Catherine Disher), and George (Peter MacNeill) is bonding with granddaughter, Grace. Then a new face in town arrives, and Cassie works her magic to help the woman, Audrey (Rachel Wilson), who’s on the run, get safe and settle in.
Here’s the official synopsis: Cassie Nightingale has her hands full with only days to plan her stepson’s wedding on top of spearheading the silent auction she is organizing. When Audrey, a new arrival in town, wanders into her shop, Cassie hires her on the spot to work in the store. But Audrey is hiding a secret past and suspicions start to swirl around her when auction items go missing. Cassie must act fast to conjure up the truth and save the day before time runs out.
The film wraps up everyone’s story in a satisfying place,Â but doesn’t necessarily set the stage for the series, so we’ll have to see who migrates over. Only Catherine Bell, Bailee Madison, and James Denton have been announced and filming is just beginning. It’s set to air next year.
The Good Witch’s Wonder premieres Saturday night at 9/8c on Hallmark Channel. Here’s a sneak peek:
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