- When Calls the Heart fans will be happy to know that the show will return for season 10.
- In addition, 3.1 million people watched the season finale.
- Erin Krakow is one of the show’s major actors and executive producers.
- When Calls the Heart’s first season aired on Hallmark Channel more than eight years ago.
When Calls the Heart fans will be happy to know that the show will return for season 10 on Hallmark Channel. Entertainment Online exclusively disclosed on Friday, June 17, 2022, that the Hallmark show has been renewed for another season.
In addition, it was revealed that Lindsay Sturman would take over as showrunner.
Lisa Hamilton Daly, Executive Vice President of Programming at Crown Media Family Networks, told the publication, “When Calls the Heart continues to push the bounds of what we can achieve with this show.”
“There are many more stories to be told about the lives of the beloved characters in this series,” she continued, “and we can’t wait for everyone at home to tune in to see what unfolds.”
Similarly, Laurie Ferneau, Crown Media Family Networks’ Senior Vice President of Development, stated her pleasure to welcome Lindsay Sturman as the new showrunner.
“[Lindsay] brings her enormous talent to the show,” she continued.
Season nine of When Calls the Heart was a huge success for Hallmark Channel, averaging 2.9 million viewers per week.
In addition, 3.1 million people watched the season finale.
Season nine concluded in May 2022, with the finale depicting an engagement proposal between Lucas and Elizabeth.
And, as the new season approaches, here are five facts about it!
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1. The cast’s reaction to the show’s renewal for a tenth season
When it was announced that When Calls the Heart would return for a tenth season, some cast members were overjoyed.
Erin Krakow, one of the show’s major actors and executive producer, rushed to Instagram to share a photo of herself and her fellow cast members celebrating the good news in Italy.
In addition, Krakow told Entertainment Weekly, “I am happy that When Calls the Heart is returning for the tenth season.”
With our incredible cast, crew, and great writers, we can look forward to more adventures, laughs, tears, and romantic stories across the Hope Valley community.”
“We are so excited for all of the viewers, especially the Hearties, to join us on this journey!” I’m overwhelmed with gratitude.
I’m overjoyed. I’m incredibly proud and happy to spend more time in Hope Valley with all of these individuals I adore.”
“It’s mind-boggling to consider a decade of When Calls the Heart.”
It’s very incredible. “I’m overjoyed,” Krakow said at the end of her statement.
Furthermore, fellow cast member Chris McNally expressed his delight, saying, “It is a nice milestone.”
I’m thrilled to be a part of it. I’ll admit that I don’t feel like I’ve earned it because I’ve just been there since season 6, but I’m content to remain there for five years. That’s fantastic.”
“I believe that is a pretty special achievement.”
Not many shows can say they’ve gotten that far, so I’m thrilled to be a part of it.
“And there’s so much more to tell about Hope Valley,” he continued.
2. ‘When Calls the Heart premiered in 2014
When Calls the Heart’s first season aired on Hallmark Channel more than eight years ago.
The first season premiered on January 11, 2014, and the season finale aired on March 29, 2014.
Every year since then, there has been a new season, which has always premiered in the first half of the year.
In between the nine seasons, Hallmark has released various Christmas specials, but this hasn’t happened since season seven.
The most recent season has 12 episodes and premiered on March 6, 2022, and ended on May 22, 2022.
In addition, the show’s nine seasons include a total of 95 episodes.
When Season 10 premieres, the show will have reached yet another milestone: the 100-episode mark.
3. Get to know the cast members
When the Hallmark shows initially aired, there were only a few primary cast members.
However, as the show has grown, there have been countless additional additions, as well as hundreds of appearances by many actors.
Erin Krakow, Daniel Lissing, Lori Loughlin, Pascale Hutton, Loretta Walsh, Johannah Newmarch, Ben Rosenbaum, Hrothgar Mathews, and Kavan Smith are among the initial core cast members.
Krakow and other cast members have been with the project since its inception in 2014.
Loughlin’s character, on the other hand, was written off the show in the middle of season six owing to her role in the 2019 college admissions bribery scandal.
Martin Cummins, Chris McNally, Andrea Brooks, Paul Greene, Kevin McGarry, Eva Bourne, Charlotte Hegele, Erica Carroll, Ava Grace Cooper, Genea Charpentier, Christian Michael Cooper, and Kayla Wallace are among the other notable cast members.
4. Was the show ‘When Calls the Heart’ canceled?
When Calls the Heart has never been canceled as of this writing.
However, when the renewal of Season 10 was delayed, some fans wondered if the show would be terminated.
When season nine was not renewed for a period, the same thing happened.
However, as we all know, the Hallmark show’s ninth season has already aired, and it has already been renewed for a tenth season.
So, When the Heart Calls have not been canceled.
5. ‘When Calls the Heart’ spawned a new spin-off series
Nobody could have predicted that When Calls the Heart would be a hit with audiences.
However, contrary to popular belief, it was adored by millions of people worldwide.
As a result, on July 26, 2018, a new spin-off series based on When Calls the Heart was revealed.
Its debut season, titled When Hope Calls, premiered on Hallmark Movies Now on August 30, 2019.
The sitcom featured the lives of two sisters, Lillian Walsh and Grace Bennett, who were separated when they were young but later reunited.
Morgan Kohan and Jocelyn Hudon portrayed the sisters well, and their performances stole the stage.
When Hope Calls, like When Calls the Heart, has been well received by audiences and has been renewed for a second season, which will air on December 18, 2021.
There appears to be no word on its third season as of this writing.