Hallmark have handed a season two renewal to family drama The Way Home.
The Way Home tells the story of three generations of women. Kat Landry (Chyler Leigh), her teenage daughter Alice (Sadie Laflamme-Snow) and Kat’s mother Del (Andie MacDowell) — who are all strong, willful and independent.
More than 20 years prior, lifechanging events prompted Kat to move away from her small, Canadian farm town and she remains estranged from Del to this day. At a crossroads, Kat moves back with Alice to her family’s farm though the reunion isn’t what Kat envisioned.
When Alice and Kat unwittingly discover the ability to time travel they start to investigate the past. Determined to unearth the truth around the earlier tragedies as they try to change the course of events. Kat’s childhood friend Elliot (Evan Williams) helps them in both eras as they navigate their journeys across time.”
The show has proved a runaway ratings success it is the number one rated show number one on Sunday night. Getting higher ratings than shows like Real Housewives of Potomac and 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way.
“The press and our audience have enthusiastically embraced The Way Home from the first episode, making the decision to renew the series an easy one,” Lisa Hamilton Daly, Executive Vice President of Programming for Hallmark Media, said in a statement. “We’re thrilled to be able to continue the journey of the Landry family and can’t wait for fans to see what’s next.”