OWN is getting ready to deck to halls with four original Christmas movies.
The network recently announced its 2023 “OWN For The Holidays” programming slate will include the films A Christmas Serenade, Christmas of Yes, The Christmas Detective, and Christmas Revisited.
Set to premiere throughout December, the movies will celebrate the “true meaning of the season by putting love, friends and family first,” OWN said in a press release.
The four films are all produced by MarVista Entertainment with Megan Ellstrom, Todd Y. Murata, Larry Grimaldi, Hannah Pillemer and Fernando Szew serving as executive producers.
The movies will air over four consecutive Saturdays at 9pm ET/PT beginning on Dec. 2. Below are details from OWN on each film:
A Christmas Serenade premieres Saturday, December 2 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
Starring Skye Townsend (“A Black Lady Sketch Show”) and B.J. Britt (“Being Mary Jane”)
When Jeremiah returns home for the first time in years to play a gig with his band, he is recruited to take over as the minister of music for the annual Christmas Jubilee at his home church reigniting the feud, and romance, between the pastor’s daughter Willow.
Christmas of Yes premieres Saturday, December 9 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
Starring Michele Weaver (“Love Is”) and Jeff Pierre (“Shameless”)
Amy Bell is a pro at turning down party invitations, vacations with friends, and even dates with eligible bachelors because she’s been laser-focused on her job. When her job is eliminated, her brother dares her to do something terrifying: say ‘yes’ to everything this holiday season.
The Christmas Detective premieres Saturday, December 16 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
Starring Javicia Leslie (“Batwoman”) and Brad James (Tyler Perry’s “For Better or Worse”)
A former beauty queen-turned-private investigator finds her calling, reunites with an old flame, and spreads the Christmas spirit when she takes the case of a famous missing portrait at a boutique art gallery.
Christmas Revisited premieres Saturday, December 23 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
Starring Tanyell Waivers (“Queen Sugar”) and Jaime Callica (Tyler Perry’s “Ruthless”)
A group of old college friends gather for Christmas at their recently deceased friend’s mountain cabin as old resentments, secrets, and unexpected romance blossom.