Hallmark’s Hall of Fame Movie “Firelight” which premieres Sunday April 22 (9/8c) on ABC.
Hallmark’s Hall of Fame Movie “Firelight” Synopsis: Cuba Gooding Jr. plays Dwayne Johnson (D.J.) a counselor at a women’s correctional center who dedicates his professional life to helping young people reclaim their own self-respect through selfless service to others. D.J. encourages the women to join an elite team that fights forest fires and assists civilian victims of natural disasters.
A talented group of actors portray the young women who have made mistakes in the past but are working to redeem themselves with D.J.’s help. They include Q’orianka Kilcher (who played Pocahontas in Terrence Malick’s The New World), DeWanda Wise (Precious: Based on the Novel by Sapphire) and Rebecca Rivera (making her film debut).