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Meet the Stars of Christmas in July

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Enjoy some snow on the beach this Christmas in July! Two all-new romantic Christmas movies premiered, starring some of your Hallmark Channel favorites, including Stephen Huszar, Vanessa Lengies, and Corey Sevier.

Click through to learn more about the cast of Hallmark Channel's Christmas in July movies!

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Katie Cassidy stars as Ava in A Royal Christmas Crush


Did you Know?

A Royal Christmas Crush is Katie Cassidy's first Hallmark Channel movie!

Katie had her breakthrough role in 2012 as Laurel Lance/Black Canary, on The CW television series “Arrow", and has had notable roles in the shows "Supernatural," "Gossip Girl," "The Flash," and "Legends of Tomorrow."

More about Katie

Katie is the founder of KEAC Productions, and she currently has a variety of film projects, shorts and features in development for which she serves as writer, producer and director.

She's also very active in the NFT space, having released two NFT collections that sold out upon release and are currently available for trading.

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Stephen Huszar stars as Prince Henry in A Royal Christmas Crush


Did you Know?

Stephen Huszar played the comic book super villain, Plunder, in The CW’s "The Flash"!

More about Stephen

Huszar is no stranger to Hallmark Channel, having been in season six of "Chesapeake Shores," and most recently, he appeared in Love in Glacier National: A National Park Romance and Undercover Holiday on Hallmark Channel.

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Stephen has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Lacey Chabert, Laura Osnes

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Vanessa Lengies stars as Renee in Take Me Back for Christmas

Did you Know?

Vanessa co-starred in the 2006 elite gymnastics comedy film, Stick It, opposite Missy Peregrym and Jeff Bridges.

More about Vanessa

Vanessa is known for her recurring role on the Fox hit series "Glee" as the memorable character of Sugar Motta. She also starred in the 2020 Hallmark Channel Christmas movie Heart of the Holidays with Corey Sevier.

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Vanessa has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Jesse Hutch, Corey Sevier

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Corey Sevier stars as Aaron in Take Me Back for Christmas

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Corey Sevier is a Canadian actor whose career began at the age of seven.

More about Corey

Sevier has become a fixture in television movies and has appeared in Northern Lights of Christmas on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries and on Hallmark Channel in Road Trip Romance.

He also held a recurring role as Seth Gunderson in the Hallmark Channel original series, "Cedar Cove”.

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Corey has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Natalie Hall, Vanessa Lengies, Taylor Cole

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Kayla Wallace stars as Taylor in My Grown-Up Christmas List


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Kayla is best known for her role as Fiona Miller on Hallmark Channel’s original primetime series, “When Calls the Heart,” which also stars her real-life love, Kevin McGarry, as Nathan Grant.

More about Kayla

Born and raised in a small town on Vancouver Island, Kayla spent most of her childhood on the stage, an experience which blossomed into a love for film and television.

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Kayla has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Kevin McGarry, Megan Park, Jonathan Keltz, Erin Krakow, Chris McNally

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Kevin McGarry stars as Luke in My Grown-Up Christmas List


Did you Know?

Kevin McGarry currently stars as Nathan Grant in Hallmark Channel’s hit primetime original series, “When Calls the Heart.” He can also be seen in CBC’s “Heartland” as Mitch Cutty, available on Hallmark Movies Now.

More about Kevin

Kevin stars in several Hallmark Channel movies, most recently in the The Wedding Veil trilogy with Lacey Chabert, Alison Sweeney and Autumn Reeser.

My Grown-Up Christmas List is the second of two movies that Kevin has starred in with his real-life love, Kayla Wallace.

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Kevin has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Kayla Wallace, Lacey Chabert, Kim Shaw, Jen Lilley, Emilie Ullerup, Jana Kramer, Erin Krakow, Chris McNally

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Tori Anderson stars as Peyton in Campfire Christmas


Did you Know?

Upon graduating high school, Tori moved to Toronto and received a BFA from York University’s Acting Conservatory.

She is well-known for her starring role in The CW’s “No Tomorrow,” a much-loved romantic comedy series.

More about Tori

Tori has starred in the Hallmark original movies, Love Under the Olive Tree and Return to Christmas Creek.

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Tori has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Corbin Bleu, Benjamin Hollingsworth, Stephen Huszar

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Corbin Bleu stars as Thomas in Campfire Christmas


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Corbin is best known for his role as Chad Danforth in Disney’s Emmy Award-winning “High School Musical” franchise. He's held numerous roles in Broadway productions, as well, including Kiss Me Kate, Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn, Godspell, and In the Heights.

More about Corbin

Corbin starred in the 2021 Hallmark Channel Summer Nights movie, Love, For Real, with Chloe Bridges, Taiana Tully and Scott Michael Foster. Bleu is also the Chair of the National Advisory Board of the Looking Ahead Program, a division of The Actors Fund focused on helping professional young performers and their families thrive amid the unique challenges of working in the entertainment industry.

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Corbin has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Tori Anderson, Chloe Bridges, Taiana Tully, Scott Michael Foster

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Jesse Hutch stars as Grant in Christmas in Toyland


Did you Know?

Jesse's first official audition led to a role as a mutant in “Dark Angel” for FOX. He also had recurring roles on the CW series "Batwoman" and "Arrow."

More about Jesse

Jesse has had leading roles in several Hallmark original movies, including My Boyfriends’ Dogs with Erika Christensen and Harvest Moon with Jesse Schram. He was also part of the main cast in Hallmark Channel's first original series, "Cedar Cove."
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Jesse has also appeared alongside these Hallmark stars:

Vanessa Lengies, Erika Christensen, Jesse Schram

Don’t forget to tune into Hallmark Channel all month long for fan-favorites, and for two new, original Hallmark Channel Christmas in July premieres, starting Saturday, July 8 at 8/7c!