The Way Home: Chyler Leigh (Supergirl) Star in New Hallmark Drama Series With Andie McDowell – Canceled + Renewed TV Shows

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The way back added Chyler Leigh (above, right), of supergirl, to his cast. The actress joins Andie McDowell in the new Hallmark drama series, which is slated to arrive in 2023. The pair will play a mother and daughter with a complicated relationship.

Hallmark Channel revealed more about the series in a press release.

“Chyler Leigh (“Supergirl,” “Grey’s Anatomy”) has been cast in “The Way Home,” the network’s new primetime original series slated to begin production later this month for a 2023 premiere. on Hallmark Channel.

Leigh plays Kat Landry, who moved from her small Canadian farming town of Port Haven many years ago following a family tragedy, and remains estranged from her mother Del (Andie MacDowell) to this day. As her marriage comes to an end and she has just been fired from her job, Kat decides to return home after receiving an unexpected letter from Del urging her to return. Although her 15-year-old daughter Alice isn’t too thrilled, Kat and her daughter arrive at her family’s farm, despite the reunion not being what Kat had envisioned. As the three generations of women slowly work to find their place as a family, they embark on an enlightening – and surprising – journey that none of them could have imagined.

“Chyler Leigh and Andie MacDowell are the perfect mother-daughter couple for our new series, ‘The Way Home,'” said Lisa Hamilton Daly, Executive Vice President, Programming, Crown Media Family Networks. “At Hallmark Channel, we can’t wait for her to grace our screens as a member of this cast.”

“The Way Home” is produced by Marly Reed and Arnie Zipursky for Neshama Entertainment; Larry Grimaldi, Hannah Pillemer and Fernando Szew for MarVista Entertainment; and Heather Conkie, Alexandra Clarke, Andie MacDowell and Chyler Leigh.

A premiere date and additional cast for the new series will be announced later.

What do you think? Are you planning to check The way back on the Hallmark Channel next year?