EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Katie Leclerc Previews Hallmark’s Letters to Santa!

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Letters to Santa, a new, original movie, premieres November 24 at 8 p.m. ET/PT as part of the Countdown to Christmas movie line-up on Hallmark Channel. We at Survived The Shows had the amazing chance to chat via email with star Katie Leclerc, who teased what we can expect from Hallmark’s Letters to Santa and discussed her experience in it. Check out the full interview below!

Can you tell us a bit about the storyline of “Letters to Santa”?

KATIE LECLERC: This is a modern love story where the 2 main characters are separated. Their children wish from Santa that they get back together in time for Christmas

What initially attracted you to the role in ” Letters to Santa “?

KATIE LECLERC: Mostly my relationship with the director John Stimpson  I’ve worked with him several other times and I would take any chance to work with him!

What do you think makes the romance in the movie so special and captivating?

KATIE LECLERC: In a name – Rafael de la Fuente. He’s so kind and talented and dreamy. I really appreciate the on and off screen moments we had together  

What do you hope audiences take away from watching ” Letters to Santa”?

KATIE LECLERC: Mostly that family comes in a lot of different forms and that the spirit of Christmas is felt when we are all together

What can you tease about the character’s journey?

KATIE LECLERC: Family is importantly – but food brings us together! 

Katie Leclerc and Rafael de la Fuente star in Letters to Santa, premiering November 24 on Hallmark Channel. Let’s take a first look!

What was your favorite scene or moment while filming ” Letters to Santa”?

KATIE LECLERC: There’s one scene where the entire gang gets together to figure out the story line for the children’s book  those big crazy scenes with 9 characters are so fun!

How was your experience on the set of “Letters to Santa”?

KATIE LECLERC: Incredible! Super talent cast, a director I know and love and a story that I am so excited for everyone to see!! 

Can you tease something about your next projects?

LECLERC: My next project is somewhat of a killer, so it’s a BIG departure from what I’m used to and I’m super excited!!!

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