Edward Herrmann (Richard Gilmore on Gilmore Girls) stars in the upcoming Holiday 2011 film, The Christmas Pageant, a tv movie which will premiere on the Hallmark Channel.
Summary: Vera Parks (Gilbert), an overly intense and demanding Broadway director gets fired from yet another job, leaving her no choice but to take a gig directing a small town Christmas pageant in upstate New York. Stunned at how basic the production is, Vera attempts to back out, but is convinced by some of the locals to give their town a chance. To her surprise, the warmth and charm of the small town grows on Vera and she even enjoys the experience of directing the pageant. When Vera discovers her former fiancé Jack (Mailhouse) recommended her for the job, she is outraged. But over time Vera appreciates the gesture, as she grows close to both Jack and his young daughter (Wynn). Will love stay in the wings this time around? Or is this Vera’s eleven o’clock number after all?
The film stars Melissa Gilbert, Robert Mailhouse and Lennon Wynn alongside Edward Herrmann [Read more…]