Connecting with Don McDonald

An Interview with Super Channel's CEO Don McDonald, CEO of Super Channel, greets viewers from the set of When Calls the Heart. PC: Super Channel Over the past few years, both US and Canadian audiences have been clamoring for companies to provide family-friendly entertainment, from movies to television to on-demand services. In 2017, Canada’s Super … Continue reading Connecting with Don McDonald

Genius and Dreams – An interview with writer and associate producer Kirsten Hansen

Once in a long while, we happen across another person who motivates us to be better at what we do - to be more passionate, more joyful, and more in awe of the beauty that surrounds us. As we anticipate the final three episodes of Season 3 of Chesapeake Shores many Chessies have discovered one such … Continue reading Genius and Dreams – An interview with writer and associate producer Kirsten Hansen

“Fav Writer” – An Interview with Screenwriter Derek Thompson

Often called #FavWriter on Twitter by devoted Heartie Donna Cohen - a title he definitely deserves - Derek Thompson has brought some fabulous storylines and complex character development to four seasons of When Calls the Heart. As Season 5 came to a close, Derek graciously agreed to share some of his thoughts about the 4 … Continue reading “Fav Writer” – An Interview with Screenwriter Derek Thompson

“Heading Home” – An Interview with Executive Producer Michael Berns

Michael Berns, Executive Producer            PC: IMDB At the recommendation of a friend, I binge-watched the first season of Hallmark Channel’s Chesapeake Shores just in time to catch Season Two last fall, and I was hooked. As summer winds down, the production team of Chesapeake Shores is gearing up for the … Continue reading “Heading Home” – An Interview with Executive Producer Michael Berns

Forever Grateful – An Interview with Actress Loretta Walsh

Within the opening scenes of the very first episode of When Calls the Heart, Hearties fell into a unique relationship with Florence Blakely, one of the many widows in the little town of Coal Valley. Cleverly portrayed by talented actress Loretta Walsh, Florence became the town naysayer and eavesdropper we loved one moment and who … Continue reading Forever Grateful – An Interview with Actress Loretta Walsh