Hallmark has 40 new holiday movies in 2022. Here's everything to know about them, from the cast to premiere dates.

Lacey Chabert,  Tamera Mowry-Housley, and Jonathan Bennett.
Lacey Chabert, Tamera Mowry-Housley, and Jonathan Bennett.Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images; David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images; Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images
  • Hallmark has 20 holiday movies airing this holiday season.

  • Lacey Chabert and Jonathan Bennett's movies still have yet to air.

  • An LGBTQ couple will be the main stars of Hallmark Network romance for the first time.

October 21: "Noel Next Door"

Corey Sevier.
Corey Sevier.Brian To/FilmMagic

Synopsis: A hard-working, single mom gets into a war of words with a neighbor who she feels is ruining Christmas, only to find that this misunderstood grouch just may steal her heart.

Starring: Natalie Hall, Corey Sevier

Premieres: October 21 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

October 22: "We Wish You a Married Christmas"

Marisol Nichols.
Marisol Nichols.Michael Tullberg/Getty Images

Synopsis: Becca and Robby are a married couple having a hard time connecting with each other as the holidays approach. Just before Christmas, they head to a cozy Vermont inn at the advice of their marriage coach so they can recharge. Their weekend away gets unexpectedly extended when a mishap puts their car out of commission and just may put them on the road to a very happily married Christmas.

Starring: Marisol Nichols, Kristoffer Polaha

Premieres: October 22 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

October 22: “We Need a Little Christmas”

Erica Durance.
Erica Durance.George Pimentel/WireImage

Synopsis: Julie is adjusting to being a single mother to a grieving child while facing her first Christmas without her husband when she develops an unexpected friendship with her older neighbor Irene.

Starring: Erica Durance, Patrick Sabongui, Lynn Whitfield

Premieres: October 22 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

October 23: "A Kismet Christmas"

Sarah Ramos.
Sarah Ramos.Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

Synopsis: Sarah is a children's book author who returns to her hometown, where she reconnects with her family and Travis, her teenage crush. She soon discovers that a long-held family legend might actually be true.

Starring: Sarah Ramos, Carlo Marks, Marilu Henner

Premieres: October 23 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

October 28: "A Cozy Christmas Inn"

Jodie Sweetin
Jodie Sweetin.Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images

Synopsis: Real estate exec Erika travels to Alaska during Christmastime to acquire a bed and breakfast, only to discover that it's owned by her ex. While there, she finds herself falling in love with the town and quite possibly him.

Starring: Jodie Sweetin, David O'Donnell

Premieres: October 28 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

October 29: "Jolly Good Christmas"

Reshma Shetty.
Reshma Shetty.Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Synopsis: David is an American architect who recently moved to London for a prime opportunity in a prestigious firm. With just three days before Christmas, he crosses paths with Anji, a professional shopper, who raises an eyebrow over his choice of a gift card for his girlfriend. David ultimately decides to hire Anji and, thanks to a series of unexpected events, finds himself on a wild adventure across Jolly Old London as Anji helps him search for the perfect present.

Starring: Reshma Shetty, Will Kemp

Premieres: October 29 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

October 29: "Christmas Bedtime Stories"

Erin Cahill.
Erin Cahill.Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images

Synopsis: When Danielle's husband goes missing in action during his deployment, she is left to raise her daughter on her own. Three years later, as she acclimates to life without him, she begins to tell her daughter bedtime stories of her father.

Starring: Erin Cahill, Steve Lund, Charlie Weber

Premieres: October 22 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

October 30: "Ghosts of Christmas Always"

Kim Matula.
Kim Matula.John Wolfsohn/Getty Images

Synopsis: Katherine is a Ghost of Christmas Present and she must help one soul, Peter, rediscover his Christmas spirit. But this year has something unusual in store.

Starring: Kim Matula, Ian Harding, Beth Leavel, Lori Tan Chinn, Reginald VelJohnson

Premieres: October 30 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 4: "A Magical Christmas Village"

Alison Sweeney.
Alison Sweeney.Paul Archuleta/Getty Images

Synopsis: When Summer's mother Vivian moves in with her and her young daughter Chloe, her orderly existence is upended. Upon arrival, Vivian sets up an heirloom, a miniature Christmas village resembling their town, and tells Chloe it grants Christmas wishes. As Chloe begins setting up the figurines, real-life events seem to mimic the scenes she creates. With a little help from the magic of the Christmas village, the family will be brought closer together and just maybe, Summer will learn to open her heart to love again.

Starring: Alison Sweeney, Luke Macfarlane, Marlo Thomas

Premieres: November 4 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 5: "Lights, Camera, Christmas!"

Kimberley Sustad.
Kimberley Sustad.Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic

Synopsis: When a holiday rom-com movie shooting in her town needs a costume designer, Kerry, a local shop owner, steps into the role. While working on the movie, she rediscovers her passion for costume design and finds herself falling for Brad, the film's famous leading man.

Starring: Kimberley Sustad, John Brotherton

Premieres: November 5 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 5: "A Maple Valley Christmas"

Peyton List.
Peyton List.Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

Synopsis: Erica is a rancher who has spent her whole life working the family farm with her mother and sister. When Aaron arrives and disrupts her plans, she starts to question what it is she actually wants.

Starring: Peyton List, Andrew Walker

Premieres: November 5 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

November 6: "All Saints Christmas"

Ledisi.Lester Cohen/Getty Images for The Recording Academy.

Synopsis: Lisette is a popular R&B singer who's getting ready to travel home to New Orleans for Christmas. When the media mistake a photo of her with her music producer ex as an engagement announcement, her family insists that he join her on the trip.

Starring: Ledisi, Roger Cross

Premieres: November 6 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 11: "In Merry Measure"

Patti Murin.
Patti Murin.John Lamparski/Getty Images

Synopsis: When pop star Darcy returns home to spend Christmas with her sister and niece, she unexpectedly finds herself coaching the high school choir with her onetime rival, Adam.

Starring: Patti Murin, Brendan Penny, Jennifer Robertson

Premieres: November 11 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 12: “The Royal Nanny”

Rachel Skarsten.
Rachel Skarsten.Bryan Steffy/Getty Images

Synopsis: Claire is an MI5 agent who goes undercover as the royal nanny. She must overcome the challenges of her assignment, like resisting the charms of Prince Colin, while keeping the family safe at Christmas.

Starring: Rachel Skarsten, Dan Jeannotte, Greta Scacchi

Premieres: November 12 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 12: "Our Italian Christmas Memories"

Beau Bridges.
Beau Bridges.Franco Origlia/Getty Images

Synopsis: The Colucci siblings, in an effort to jog the memory of their grandfather who is struggling with dementia, set out to recreate their late grandmother's legendary pasta sauce.

Starring:  Sarah Power, Beau Bridges

Premieres: November 12 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

November 13: “Christmas at the Golden Dragon“

Kara Wang.
Kara Wang.Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images.

Synopsis: When Romy and Rick's parents surprise them with the news that they will be closing the Chinese restaurant they have owned and operated for decades, the siblings each find themselves reevaluating their futures. Also impacted by the news are the landmark restaurant's loyal patrons and staff, who have all come to depend on the restaurant over the holidays.

Starring: Kara Wang, Osric Chau, Sara Canning, Antonio Cupo, Barbara Niven

Premieres: November 13 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 18: "Inventing the Christmas Prince"

Tamera Mowry
Tamera Mowry attended the 2019 Daytime Emmy Awards.David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images

Synopsis: Shelby is about to quit her job as a rocket engineer when her daughter becomes convinced that her Scrooge-like boss, Evan, is the Christmas Prince from a story Shelby invented years ago.

Starring: Tamera Mowry-Housley, Ronnie Rowe Jr.

Premieres: November 18 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 19: "Three Wise Men and a Baby"

Andrew Walker.
Andrew Walker.Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images

Synopsis: Three brothers get the surprise of their lives when they are forced to work together to care for a baby over the holidays. As they slowly get the hang of things, they find themselves on unexpected journeys of self-discovery and begin to rebuild their relationships as brothers, as well as the damaged romantic and professional relationships in their respective lives…all while rediscovering their love of Christmas.

Starring: Paul Campbell, Tyler Hynes, Andrew Walker, Margaret Colin

Premieres: November 19 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 19: "Long Lost Christmas"

Taylor Cole.
Michael Tullberg/Getty Images

Synopsis: Hayley is an interior designer who plans to surprise her recently widowed mother Patricia with the perfect holiday present: the extended family she knows her mom yearns for.

Starring: Taylor Cole, Benjamin Ayres

Premieres: November 19 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

November 20: "When I Think of Christmas"

Shenae Grimes-Beech.
Shenae Grimes-Beech.Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for InStyle

Synopsis: Sara Thompson returns to her hometown to help her mother move and is surprised to find her ex-boyfriend Josh Hartman is back home. The two had once planned a life in music together but Sara left to study law. The former flames slowly reconnect and try to heal wounds, both old and new. When Sara makes a surprising discovery, she and Josh forge a bold plan for the upcoming Christmas concert that will lead them all back to their musical roots and make this a holiday to remember.

Starring: Shenae Grimes-Beech, Niall Matter, Beth Broderick

Premieres: November 20 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 24: "My Southern Family Christmas"

Jaicy Elliot.
Jaicy Elliot.Stewart Cook via Getty Images

Synopsis: Under the guise of a journalist, Campbell has a chance to get to know her biological father for the first time — without him ever knowing who she really is. As she spends time with him and his family, as well as with the town's record keeper, she realizes that families are messy, wonderful things. In the end, Campbell must decide if she's going to keep her identity a secret or reveal the truth to her father — a decision that will change their family Christmas forever.

Starring: Jaicy Elliot, Bruce Campbell, Ryan Rottman, Moira Kelly, Brian McNamara

Premieres: November 24 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 25: "#Xmas"

Clare Bowen.
Clare Bowen.Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images

Synopsis: When Jen gets the chance to enter a brand's design contest, she poses as a family influencer, enlisting the help of her best friend, Max, and her baby nephew. When her video is selected as a finalist, Jen is torn on whether to go on with her perfect 'family' or reveal the truth.

Starring: Clare Bowen, Brant Daugherty

Premieres: November 25 at 6 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 25: "A Royal Corgi Christmas"

Hunter King.
Hunter King.JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX/AFP via Getty Images

Synopsis: Reluctant Crown Prince Edmond returns home just before Christmas in anticipation of being named successor to the throne. To ingratiate himself to his mother the Queen, he gifts her with "Mistletoe," a rambunctious Corgi in need of some serious training. After several doggy disasters, Edmond turns to Cecily, a canine behavior expert from America for help — but to his great surprise, Cecily demands that he take an active part in the daily dog training sessions. Sparks fly between them as the pair work together to get Mistletoe ready to present at the annual Christmas Ball. Just as the precious pup captures their hearts, they discover that love can grow in the most unexpected places, leading them to question what they really want.

Starring: Hunter King, Jordan Renzo

Premieres: November 25 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 26: "A Tale of Two Christmases"

Chandler Massey.
Chandler Massey.vans Vestal Ward/Peacock/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images

Synopsis: Thanks to some Christmas magic, Emma gets to experience two different Christmases – one where she stays in the city and celebrates with a new crush and his friends, and one where she returns home for all the traditions with her family… and Drew, a longtime friend who may have feelings for her. Emma's double holiday ultimately helps her discover what will truly make her happy in life as well as in love.

Starring: Kat Barrell, Chandler Massey, Evan Roderick

Premieres: November 26 at 6 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 26: "Haul Out the Holly"

Lacey Chabert.
Lacey Chabert visits Hallmark Channel's "Home & Family."Paul Archuleta/Getty Images

Synopsis: Emily arrives home, hoping to visit her parents, only to discover that they are leaving on a trip of their own. As she stays at their house for the holidays, their HOA is determined to get Emily to participate in the neighborhood's many Christmas festivities.

Starring: Lacey Chabert, Wes Brown, Ellen Travolta, Peter Jacobson, Melissa Peterman, Stephen Tobolowsky

Premieres: November 26 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 26: "Time for Him to Come Home for Christmas"

Holland Roden.
Holland Roden.Mike Marsland/WireImage

Synopsis: Four days before Christmas, Elizabeth Athens receives a voicemail from a number she doesn't recognize. On the message, a man she doesn't know makes one final plea to the love of his life for a second chance. This is the fifth installment of the popular movie franchise, based on Blake Shelton's song "Time for Me to Come Home."

Starring: Holland Roden, Tyler Hynes, Tenille Townes (Executive Producer Blake Shelton)

Premieres: November 26 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

November 27: "A Christmas Cookie Catastrophe"

Rachel Boston
Rachel Boston.Michael Tullberg/Getty Images

Synopsis: Annie Cooper has big shoes to fill when she takes over as CEO of her late grandmother's small-town cookie company and is doing her best to help their struggling business get back on track. That task gets more daunting when her grandmother's secret recipe is stolen during the Christmas party. As Annie tries to crack the case and uncover the culprit, she works with Sam, the owner of a local bakery, to recreate the recipe in the hope of saving the company and her job. As Annie and Sam bake batch after batch in pursuit of the perfect one, they begin to learn that their lives go together like milk and cookies.

Starring: Rachel Boston, Victor Webster

Premieres: November 27 at 6 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

November 27: "A Holiday Spectacular"

Ginna Claire Mason.
Ginna Claire Mason.Michael Tullberg/Getty Images

Synopsis: In 1958, Maggie is an heiress from Philadelphia who puts her high-society wedding plans on hold in order to sneak up to New York City and make her secret dream come true: dancing live on stage in the "Christmas Spectacular" at Radio City Music Hall.

Starring: Ginna Claire Mason, Derek Klena, Eve Plumb, Ann-Margret; featuring the Radio City Rockettes

Premieres: November 27 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 2: "A Big Fat Family Christmas"

Shannon Chan-Kent.
Shannon Chan-Kent.Eric McCandless via Getty Images

Synopsis: Liv is a photojournalist eager to make it on her own. To get a dream assignment — shooting the Chang family's annual holiday party for a cover story — she doesn't reveal that they are in fact, her family. When she finds herself growing close to Henry, the coworker covering the story with her, she wants to confide in him but doesn't want to jeopardize her big break.

Starring: Shannon Chan-Kent, Shannon Kook, Tia Carrere, Jack Wagner

Premieres: December 2 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 3: "A Fabled Holiday"

Brooke D'Orsay.
Brooke D'Orsay.Paul Archuleta/Getty Images

Synopsis: Talia and her childhood best friend Anderson unexpectedly reunite in a curiously familiar-looking town full of Christmas spirit that restores its visitors when they need it most.

Starring: Brooke D'Orsay, Ryan Paevey

Premieres: December 3 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 3: "The Holiday Stocking"

Nadine Ellis.
Nadine Ellis.Amanda Edwards/Getty Images

Synopsis: RJ is a new angel who is given the chance to address his one regret: that he didn't help his sisters reconcile while he was still alive. Returning to earth as a stranger, he gets each of them to revive The Holiday Stocking, their parents' old tradition to encourage charity at Christmas.

Starring: Nadine Ellis, B.J. Britt, Karon Riley, Tamala Jones, Mykelti Williamson

Premieres: December 3 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

December 4: "Undercover Holiday"

Noemi Gonzalez.
Noemi Gonzalez.FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images

Synopsis: When returning home for the holidays, newly minted pop star Jaylen tells her protective family that Matt is her new beau when in reality, he's her overzealous security guard.

Starring: Noemi Gonzalez, Stephen Huszar

Premieres: December 4 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 9: "The Most Colorful Time of the Year"

Katrina Bowden.
Katrina Bowden.Amanda Edwards/Getty Images

Synopsis: Ryan is an elementary school teacher who learns that he is colorblind. Michelle, an optometrist and mother of one of his students, helps bring color into his life in time for the holidays.

Starring: Katrina Bowden, Christopher Russell

Premieres: December 9 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 10: "Christmas Class Reunion"

Aimee Teegarden.
Aimee Teegarden.Rachel Luna/Getty Images

Synopsis: High school classmates, who once dubbed themselves the "cursed class," reconnect at Christmas for their 15-year reunion. Over the course of their time reconnecting, the classmates challenge each other to remember who they were, who they are, and who they want to be.

Starring: Aimee Teegarden, Tanner Novlan

Premieres: December 10 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 10: "The Gift of Peace"

Nikki Deloach.
Nikki Deloach.Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images

Synopsis: Artist Traci is a once-devout Christian who has stopped believing in God after her husband tragically died despite her prayers. As her second Christmas without him approaches, she tries going to a support group for inspiration and comfort.

Starring: Nikki Deloach, Brennan Elliott

Premieres: December 10 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

December 11: "The Holiday Sitter"

Jonathan Bennett.
Jonathan Bennett.Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images

Synopsis: Sam is a workaholic bachelor who babysits his niece and nephew before the holidays when his sister and her husband have to go out of town. Completely out of his element, he recruits help from their handsome neighbor Jason and finds himself in an unexpected romance.

Starring: Jonathan Bennett, George Krissa, Chelsea Hobbs

Premieres: December 11 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 16: “Holiday Heritage”

holly robinson peete
Holly Robinson Peete.Charles Gallay/ Getty

Synopsis: Ella returns to her hometown to mend fences with her fractured family. With the help of Griffin, her ex-boyfriend, she encourages her family to celebrate Christmas and Kwanzaa and to heal their past wounds before it's too late.

Starring: Lyndie Greenwood, Brooks Darnell, Holly Robinson Peete

Premieres: December 16 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 17: "'Twas the Night Before Christmas"

Torrey DeVitto.
Torrey DeVitto.Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images

Synopsis: A former actress trying to break into directing tests her skills with a town's annual Christmas Eve courtroom production in which the true authorship of the famous poem "A Visit from St. Nick" is debated.

Starring: Torrey DeVitto, Zane Holtz

Premieres: December 17 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

December 17: "Five More Minutes: Moments Like These"

Ashley Williams.
Ashley Williams.Paul Archuleta/Getty Images

Synopsis: The second holiday story inspired by Scotty McCreery's song "Five More Minutes," a young widow's Christmas wish for her son is answered in unexpected ways when she returns to their old home for the holidays.

Starring: Ashley Williams, Lucas Bryant

Premieres: December 17 at 10 p.m. ET on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

December 18: "Hanukkah on Rye"

Jeremy Jordan.
Jeremy Jordan.Roy Rochlin/Getty Images.

Synopsis: A matchmaker connects Molly and Jacob, but their new romance is put to the test when they realize that they are competing deli owners. Will a Hanukkah miracle keep them together?

Starring: Jeremy Jordan, Yael Grobglas, Lisa Loeb

Premieres: December 18 at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel

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