James Denton Shares New Details About ‘Good Witch’ Season 7 and His First Hallmark Christmas Movie

by Jeremy Spirogis
James Denton in Good Witch

Good Witch Season 6 ended on a serious cliffhanger. With the Merriwick-Davenport curse lastly damaged, it appeared that every one was properly in Middleton. But within the final moments of the season finale, we discovered that Cassie (Catherine Bell), Joy (Katherine Barrell), and Abigail (Sarah Power) had all obtained an identical small purple baggage full of filth. Who delivered the mysterious gadgets and why? Even the usually prescient Cassie had no thought what was occurring. 

Fortunately, Goodies received’t be left hanging eternally. Hallmark Channel has renewed Good Witch for a seventh season. Recently, sequence star James Denton (who performs Cassie’s husband Sam) dropped by Hallmark’s Bubbly Sesh podcast, the place he shared some information about when manufacturing will start on the brand new episodes. 

The ‘Good Witch’ solid will get again to work in a number of months

James Denton in Good Witch
James Denton in Good Witch | ©2020 Crown Media United States LLC/Photographer: Brooke Palmer

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During his chat with hosts Jacks and Shawl, Denton defined how the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic had affected work on Good Witch. Unlike some reveals that needed to abruptly shut down manufacturing as a result of virus, the Hallmark sequence was not filming on the time the pandemic ramped up, which he stated was “fortunate.” However, it seems like the continuing disaster has pushed again the beginning date for season 7.  

“We wrapped in December [2019] and we weren’t going to go back until now,” Denton shared within the August 20 podcast episode. “So it looks like we’re going to go back in October.”

Will there be a ‘Good Witch’ Halloween film?  

One factor Denton didn’t tackle throughout his Bubbly Sesh look was whether or not there could be a Good Witch Halloween film in 2020. 

Every 12 months since its 2015 premiere, the present — which truly grew out of the Good Witch TV film sequence — has aired a seasonal particular within the weeks main as much as October 31. But if manufacturing isn’t anticipated to start till October, it appears unlikely a Halloween film is within the playing cards. TVLine has additionally reported that there received’t be a brand new Good Witch film this Halloween. 

James Denton will star in his first Hallmark Christmas film  

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While there received’t be any Halloween treats for Goodies this 12 months, Denton did have another thrilling information to share. This 12 months, he’ll star in his first-ever Hallmark Christmas film, A Kiss Before Christmas.

Denton in contrast the upcoming movie to It’s a Wonderful Life and Heaven Can Wait. “It’s a really original script,” he stated. 

A Kiss Before Christmas is one among 40 new vacation films that may air on Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries in 2020. The “Countdown to Christmas” and “Miracles of Christmas” occasions kick off on Friday, October 23. Other new movies on the horizon embody If I Only Had Christmas with Candace Cameron Bure, Christmas Carnival with Tamera Mowry-Housley, and A Christmas Tree Grows in Brooklyn with Rochelle Aytes and Mark Taylor.

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