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Project Christmas Wish (2020)

For years Lucy has played Santa to her small town's community. As she grants a little girl's wish for a "Christmas like it used to be," she unexpectedly finds her own wishes coming true.


Jeff Beesley


Anne Abramowitz Junget (teleplay), Joie Botkin (teleplay) | 1 more credit »




Cast overview, first billed only:
Amanda Schull ... Lucy Keller
Travis Van Winkle ... Lucas
Averie Peters ... Max
Amy Groening ... Joan
Paul Essiembre ... Tom
Nan Fewchuk ... Joyce Keller
Sharon Bajer ... Angela
Tim Nhlazane Tim Nhlazane ... Cullen
Adrian McLean ... Morning Mike
Angela Narth ... Martha
Jan Skene ... Cheryl Wallace
Micaela Lozano ... Reporter
Stephanie Sy ... Ashley
Gino Anania ... Parker Wallace
Ariel Kromah Ariel Kromah ... Sonia


In the town of Elmhurst, Lucy works for her best friend Joan at her home décor and design shop. But if Lucy is being honest, her heart is on her Christmas side job of organizing for the last ten years Project Christmas Wish, which she created, it which tries to grant the holiday related wishes of town residents as best it can. Why she is so invested in this endeavor is in her own Christmas wish being granted when she and her mother Joyce were going through some difficult times upon the passing of Joyce's husband/Lucy's father when Lucy was a child, and thus she truly believing in the power of wishes. Project Christmas Wish highlights one wish every year as a means to engage the community. The wish that Lucy plans to highlight this year after an impromptu declaration on the radio is for eight year old Max, recently moved to town and having trouble finding her place. Her wish: to have a Merry Christmas like she used to before her mother passed three years ago, Max's father, Lucas, who ... Written by Huggo

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Among my top 3 Christmas movies of 2020
28 December 2020 | by librau2See all my reviews

I've seen all of the Hallmark movies this year and this one is great. Acting was good and the chemistry was evident. It didn't have a lot of the contrived controversy and lame dialog that most do. The little girl is adorable.

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Release Date:

20 December 2020 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Carman, Manitoba, Canada

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Color (HD)

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16:9 HD
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