Hallmark Mysteries series have a different approach to traditional TV but it seems that doesn’t mean they can escape cancellation.
Series star Kellie Martin confirmed through on social media that Hailey Dean Mysteries will not be returning to our screens. Hailey Dean Mysteries premiered on October 23, 2016 and ran for a total of nine films with the last premiering back in May 19, 2019. The show is based on the best-selling Hailey Dean Mystery series by author Nancy Grace. It airs on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries in the US.
Hailey Dean Mysteries follows the titular character a prosecutor for the District Attorney’s office. After a personal tragedy she leaves her role and becomes a counsellor and therapist but still finds herself drawn in to a number of high profile crimes sometimes involving her clients.
The show is set in Atlanta but all films were shot and produced in British Columbia, Canada. It stars Kellie Martin (Christmas In Montana), Viv Leacock (When Calls The Heart), Matthew MacCaull (DC’s Legends of Tomorrow), Giacomo Baesesato and Lucy Walters.
Reactions From Cast And Fans
No reason have been given as to why the show will not be going forward as evidenced by the reactions of two of the stars which you can see below.
Kellie Martin announces cancellation
Co-star Viv Leacock reacts.
Picture Perfect Mysteries
That was not the only Hallmark mysteries series to come to an end. Picture Perfect Mysteries which stars real life married couple Alexa and Carlos PenaVega has come to an end. The question of whether there would be anymore Picture Perfect Mysteries was posed to Alexa on her social media and here is her response:
“Sadly, no. The mysteries have come to an end. But it was so much fun, such a good run, and we’re really proud of what we made.”
Picture Perfect Mysteries ran for only three instalments and also starred Trezzo Mahoro, Sunita Prasad, Paul McGillion and Marci T. House.
Allie (Alexa PenaVega) is a professional photographer with a studio. She is also an amateur sleuth and helps assist Detective Sam (Carlos PenaVega) solve murder mysteries.
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