Hallmark Channel is continuing its New Year, New Movies event with the premiere of A Winter Getaway, starring Nazneen Contractor and Brooks Darnell. The film is not only set against a stunning winter backdrop, but has all the heart you’d expect from a Hallmark movie. If you’re curious to learn more about A Winter Getaway, including who’s who in the cast, what it’s about, as well as see some photos and video, keep reading below.
A Winter Getaway: Plot + Cast
A Winter Getaway centers around a literal average Joe (Brooks Darnell), who’s gifted a luxurious resort stay by one of his wealthy friends. While there, he gets concierge service from Courtney (Nazneen Contractor), and the two begin to grow close during his stay. But, as it goes, all good things must come to an end. So, when Joe’s winter getaway is up, will he and Courtney be able to keep their potential romance going?
Hallmark fans will know Nazneen Contractor, as she recently starred in the 2020 holiday movie The Christmas Ring. Prior to that, she held lead roles on Ransom and the Canadian drama series The Border. Nazneen’s guested on shows like Chicago PD, Law & Order: SVU, and Revenge, plus recurred on 24.
Brooks Darnell is no stranger to the holiday movie circuit either. In fact, you may have seen him this past year in Lifetime’s Let’s Meet Again on Christmas Eve or in Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ 2019 film, A Christmas Miracle. Other credits to his name include episodes of Shadowhunters and The Young & the Restless, plus guest spots on Nikita and Bones.
Any other details?
Ahead of the premiere, Hallmark Channel released a preview trailer for A Winter Getaway, which you can see below.
Nazneen not only on posted the trailer to her Instagram, but she also posted the official movie poster to her account. She and her co-star Brooks, went on Facebook for a live chat with fans, where they answered questions about their film. You can see the poster below:
Speaking of her co-star Brooks, he posted a behind the scenes shot – on a private jet! – from filming A Winter Getaway. He captioned the Instagram with: “Where’s Waldo?” As with most Hallmark movies, they filmed before the actual winter season hit, and of course, they were on location in Canada.
Last but not least, we’ve got a few photos from A Winter Getaway to share, featuring the beautiful scenery, plus more shots of Brooks and Nazneen in character.
Catch the premiere of A Winter Getaway on Saturday Jan. 23 at 8/7 c, only on Hallmark Channel.
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Kari Highman is a Beauty and Fashion Blogger at Feeling the Vibe Magazine. Otterbein Alum (2017) – English & Psychology. Always learning & creating. Avid fan of mid 2000’s TV & pop music. Comments or tips, email [email protected]