[TV MOVIE] The Christmas Heart (Hallmark) Starring Teri Polo, Paul Essiembre, Tess Harper December 2, 2012 Hallmark Channel, News The upcoming TV Movie The Christmas Heart premieres Sunday December 2 (8p.m. ET/PT, 7C).) on Hallmark and stars Teri Polo, Paul Essiembre, Tess Harper. The Christmas Heart Synopsis: A boy in need of a new heart learns the meaning of a miracle this Christmas when Teri Polo (“Meet the Parents”), Paul Essiembre (“Rescue Heroes”) and Tess Harper (“No Country for Old Men”) star in “The Christmas Heart,” a Hallmark Channel Original Movie, premiering Sunday, December 2 (8p.m. ET/PT, 7C). Executive produced by Emmy® Award winner Patricia Heaton, the film tells the heartwarming story of a neighborhood who bands together to save the life of one of their own. “The Christmas Heart” is written by Cleveland Plain Dealer “Minister of Culture,” pop culture journalist and Ms. Heaton’s brother, Michael Heaton. Click Any Photo Below To Enlarge dennis Excellent movie. Very heartwarming addition to Hallmark’s listing.