Candace Cameron Bure exits Hallmark franchise, signs GAC deal

Candace Cameron Bure
Candace Cameron Bure |

Candace Cameron Bure has taken an executive function at GAC Media the place the outspoken Christian will produce and star in faith and family members-helpful content material. 

In accordance to Deadline, Bure was asked by GAC Media to curate programming for its channels GAC Family members and GAC Living.

Bure, who is usually lovingly described as the “Hallmark Xmas motion picture queen,” will be making seasonal information by way of Candy Rock Enjoyment, a joint-undertaking concerning the actress and Redrock Entertainment. 

The “Fuller House” actress will also now have a hand in building GAC’s “Great American Christmas” franchise.

Monthly bill Abbott, the former CEO of Crown Media Family Networks, runs GAC Family members. Bure’s signing on to get the job done with GAC Media is being pegged as a “megadeal” mainly because the actress will now be capable to produce and establish her own family members-friendly content. 

“I am continuously seeking for strategies that I can encourage men and women to live lifestyle with goal,” Bure claimed in a assertion. “GAC fits my brand beautifully we share a vision of generating persuasive, healthful written content for an viewers who desires to observe programming for and with the whole family members.”

Abbott, who applied to be the CEO of Crown Media Family members, which is affiliated with Hallmark, included: “Candace is adored by generations of followers as just one of family members entertainment’s most cherished and relatable stars. She has helped create this genre into the mainstream good results it is nowadays, and I search ahead to doing the job together at GAC Media as we additional build our manufacturers as leaders in high-quality relatives programming.”

The new enterprise suggests that Bure will never be appearing in any new Hallmark movies, according to Deadline.

Hallmark also announced that considering that Bure was the star of “Aurora Teagarden Mysteries,” no further episodes will be introduced. 

“Crown Media has loved over 10 many years of collaboration with Candace,” a Crown Media spokesman informed Deadline. “We regard her determination and thank her for her many contributions.”

In 2019, the ground One particular Million Mothers urged the Hallmark Channel to reverse its decision to air an advertisement depicting a lesbian wedding and to reject the press by the activist team GLAAD to generate flicks with LGBT characters and themes. 

However, Hallmark stated LGBT themes would be aspect of its vacation film lineup and was functioning with GLAAD to “better depict the LGBTQ neighborhood throughout [its] portfolio of models.”

Bure’s common loved ones-helpful Television series’ “Fuller House” and “Full House” are in rotation on GAC Household.

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