A Country Christmas Harmony
Elliott stars as country music superstar Chrissy Kessler, whose career has been on a downward spiral for some time. When an exec from her record label strong-arms her to return to her hometown for a live Christmas concert, she reluctantly agrees, accompanied by her loyal assistant, Eugene (Pintauro). When she arrives, she unexpectedly encounters Luke Covington (Quinn), her ex-boyfriend and one-time partner in a country music duo. Luke, however, is still reeling from her abrupt exit to pursue a solo career all those years ago, blowing up their relationship and musical partnership in one fell swoop. When a heavy rainstorm forces the exes to take shelter in Luke's ranch, they come to realize that the only way they'll survive the holidays is with the help of the other.
A Country Christmas Harmony
A Country Christmas Harmony follows Chrissy and Luke, estranged country music duo and former sweethearts, who run into each other years later in their hometown. Forced to take shelter together during a storm, they "soon realize they can only survive the holidays with each other's help."
"Before Chrissy Kessler's (Elliott) meteoric rise to fame, the country music superstar was just a small-town girl with dreams of the big time," the synopsis reads. "Now, with her record sales on a rapid decline, Chrissy is strong-armed by an unrelenting record executive to return to the hometown she left behind to perform a live Christmas concert. Accompanying her on this journey is her longtime supportive assistant Eugene (Pintauro)."
"Luke Covington's (Quinn) quiet life is suddenly disrupted when he runs into Chrissy, his ex-girlfriend and former country music duo partner, who disappeared on him to pursue her solo career all those years ago," the synopsis continues.
Follows Luke and Chrissy, a former country music duo and ex-sweethearts who run into each other years later after Chrissy disappeared on Luke, but now they realize they can only survive the holidays with the other one's help.
This past year he returned to acting with a role in Lifetime's holiday film "A Country Christmas Harmony," in which he plays the assistant to country music star Chrissy Kessler (Brooke Elliott), who finds his holiday plans with his husband disrupted when stuck in a storm with his boss. Complicating matters is that they are stranded with Chrissy's ex-singing partner, Luke Covington (Brandon Quinn). The film is airing on Lifetime.
EDGE: Tell me about the movie "A Country Christmas Harmony." Danny Pintauro: Estranged country music duo and former sweethearts, Chrissy and Luke, run into each other years later and are forced to shelter together during a storm, but soon realize they can only survive the holidays with each other's help.EDGE: Tell us about your role as Eugene?Danny Pintauro: I play her assistant of 10 years and have to go with her to Cedar Pines. My storyline is with my husband and I, and how we were supposed to spend Christmas together for the first time in five years. Some really nice things happen at the end, so I won't give the whole thing away. I do love that our characters are not a cliche and are portrayed like any couple in real life. EDGE: What is it like to be re-creating Christmas at a time of year when it's not Christmas? Danny Pintauro: We started filming in February in Idyllwild, California, which is about an hour and a half outside of Palm Springs. It's located on top of a mountain, so it was freezing cold and there was still a little snow on the ground. The town was asked to leave up their holiday decorations. So, we weren't actually that far off from the Christmas feeling.
Before country star Chrissy Kessler rose to fame, she was a small-town girl with big dreams. When her album sales drop, her manager comes up with a plan: Chrissy is going to return to her hometown for a televised Christmas concert. Chrissy is reluctant to return to the place she left years ago, but with encouragement from her best friend Eugene, she agrees to do the show. There she bumps into her ex-boyfriend Luke, with whom she used to form a music duo.
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