Andrew Walker, known for his role in “Three Wise Men and a Baby,” joins forces with Rachel Skarsten in the Hallmark Channel’s “Christmas Island,” part of the Countdown to Christmas 2023 lineup.
In the movie’s plot, a pilot, Kate, faced with an unexpected landing during her inaugural private charter, forms a special connection. As she diverts from flying a wealthy family to Switzerland due to a snowstorm, Kate teams up with an air traffic controller on Christmas Island to secure her dream job as the family’s pilot.
Rachel Skarsten, recognized for her portrayal of Black Canary/Dinah Lance in The WB series Birds of Prey, as well as roles in Lost Girl, Wyonna Earp, and Batwoman, takes on a lead role. Andrew Walker, a longstanding figure in Hallmark Movies with over 20 credits, including “My Christmas Family Tree” and “Maple Valley Christmas,” is also part of the cast. He has also appeared in TV shows like ER and Without a Trace.
For those who miss the premiere on Hallmark Channel, the movie will be available on demand the following day through cable providers. Hallmark Channel has a partnership with Peacock, allowing subscribers to access new movies on the streaming platform. Additionally, the movie can be watched through Philo, Sling TV, Frndly TV, Hulu with Live TV, YouTube TV, and Fubo. While Hallmark Movies Now offers a streaming option, access to new movies like those in the Countdown to Christmas 2023 lineup requires a subscription to the channel.