Grab a warm cup of hot chocolate and get ready to celebrate the holidays a little sooner than expected because Hallmark Channel's official Countdown to Christmas kicks off today, October 25th!
If that wasn't enough exciting news for you, Entertainment Weekly announced that the television network will break its annual Countdown to Christmas record by debuting 40 new Christmas TV movies in 2019! The announcement comes with a new record for Hallmark Channel and its sister network Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. That number broke the previous year’s record of 33
Hallmark Channel will debut 24 of these new movies, while HMM will premiere 16 others. Both networks have debuted 176 original Yuletide movies over the last 10 years.