Hallmark Channel March 2012 Premieres and Highlights

Chasing Leprechauns still

Hallmark Channel Original World Premiere
Saturday, March 17 (8p.m. ET/PT, 7C)
Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Amy Huberman

Michael Garret (Adrian Pasdar), a hot shot executive at a mineral company is sent to a small town in Ireland to close a deal on a new construction site, but is held up when the locals claim there are leprechauns living in the land. To earn the certification Michael must drop his stuffy suits and befriend the townspeople including the beautiful leprechaun expert (Amy Huberman).

Jesse Stone: SEA CHANGE

US Television Cable Premiere
Saturday, March 3 (8p.m. ET/PT, 7C)
Starring: Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Sean Young

Emmy® and Golden Globe award winner Tom Selleck reprises his role as Jesse Stone, the police chief of Paradise, Massachusetts with a tortured past. In the fourth installment of the series, Stone attempts to solve a 12 year-old cold case involving a bank teller. Though the gunman responsible for the crime was never brought to justice, Stone soon uncovers a crucial piece of evidence that was overlooked during the original investigation.

Goodnight For Justice: The Measure Of A Man still

Hallmark Channel Premiere
Sunday, March 4 (8p.m. ET/PT, 7C)
Starring: Luke Perry, Stefanie Von Pfetten, Cameron Bright, Teach Grant

The honorable Circuit Judge John Goodnight (Luke Perry) is hell-bent on dispensing justice as he travels the Wyoming territory. When Goodnight reunites with old flame Callie Bluepoint (Stefanie von Pfetten), he discovers her hometown is under siege by an outlaw and his masked riders. As he sets out to help the town find and prosecute the murderous bandits before they strike again, a series of long-kept secrets are revealed about their identities, making the case all too personal to the judge, and testing his limits of loyalty.

a walton easter

Hallmark Channel Premiere
Saturday, March 31 (6p.m. ET/PT, 5C)
Starring: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Judy Norton-Taylor, Ellen Corby, Jon Walmsley, Mary McDonough, Kami Cotler, Kate McNeil

America’s favorite rural family reunites at Walton’s Mountain in this heartwarming addition to the popular family saga. John-Boy (Richard Thomas) is now a married New York TV news anchor and is writing a new book. When John-Boy and his very pregnant wife Janet (Kate McNeil) join his family for the celebration of his parent’s 40th wedding anniversary, John-Boy yearns to move back to the mountain which conflicts with Janet’s wishes to stay in New York. As they struggle to resolve their differences, Elizabeth (Kami Cotler) finds heartache with an old flame. When Janet gives birth, the family is drawn closer together than ever before.

a decade of the waltons

Hallmark Channel Premiere
Saturday, March 31 (8p.m. ET/PT, 7C)
Starring: Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Will Geer, Richard Thomas, Ellen Corby, Judy Norton-Taylor, Eric Scott

This family special highlights the greatest moments from one of America’s most beloved series, “The Waltons.” Earl Hammer, Jr., creator and narrator of the original show, hosts and reminisces about his own childhood which is the basis for the Emmy® Award-winning series.