In a press release from the Wilmington Regional Film
Commission, its director, Johnny Griffin stated, "Hallmark Hall of Fame has a
rich tradition of producing films in this region. We are glad to welcome them
back again. We appreciate their commitment and loyalty to this region."
According to the release, Christmas in Conway will be the second Hallmark production in the
last three years to shoot in the Wilmington.
In 2012, A Smile as
Big as the Moon was shot in the Wilmington area. It starred John Corbett (Sex in the City, My Big Fat Greek Wedding).
This is the third Hallmark movie for Parker, a two-time
Golden Globe winner.