Actress, author, producer and speaker Danica McKellar was first introduced to us as Winnie Cooper on the iconic television classic “The Wonder Years,” and has since built a longstanding career. She produces and stars in “MatchMaker Mysteries,” a new franchise for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, which premiered October 6th. “Christmas at Dollywood” marks McKellar’s 12th Hallmark film.
In addition to a busy acting career that includes cartoon roles such as Miss Martian on “Young Justice,” McKellar is a New York Times bestselling author with her groundbreaking books including Math Doesn't Suck and Kiss My Math. Her message to girls? Smart is sexy. A summa cum laude graduate of UCLA, McKellar earned her undergraduate degree in mathematics. She has testified before Congress about the importance of women in math and science and was named Person of the Week by ABC World News for tackling math education while simultaneously breaking the stereotype of the “math nerd” with her highly entertaining and illuminating books. Her entire collection can be found at McKellarMath.com Discover other Hallmark Channel movies starring Danica McKellar. Go now >>