UPtv has 45 films to offer Christmas entertainment, with seven Sunday premiere movies. The network, which is well-known for offering family-friendly holiday programming, will launch 55 days of holiday programming beginning November 1.

“At UPtv, we celebrate families through uplifting and inspiring stories,”Amy Winter is UPtv’s general manager and executive vice-president. “Our Christmas programming slate has something for everyone – whether viewers are looking for great movies about the true meaning of Christmas, the heart and humor that comes along with family, or just a little holiday romance, UPtv invites you to join us this holiday season,”She said.

UPtv has also brought back Gilmore Girls, a fan favourite. “GilMORE the Merrier”Marathon for the week of November

The 153-episode binge a-thon begins with a viewing of the first episode on Monday November 19, and ends with the series finale for the seventh season on November 25. Scott Patterson, the actor who played Lorelei Gilmore’s love interest Luke on the show, hosts this marathon.

These original films continue the UPtv holiday tradition celebrating family, friends, loved ones, memories, and the true meaning Christmas.

Season begins with “A Christmas Switch”Sunday, November 4. Two very different moms are placed in the lives of each other by this classic body-switching storyline. They learn valuable lessons about Christmas as they get closer. Audrey, a struggling singer, and Julia, a wealthy record executive learn that luxury doesn’t have to be more important than family. However it is essential that one has time for themselves as well as family.

Other original features include “Christmas on the Coast,”In which a New York-based novelist who is struggling to write finds relief, she returns home to South Carolina to find a new scene and a new way to live.

In “Christmas with a Prince,”A dedicated pediatrician finds herself caring for her high-school crush, who happens to be a prince and spoilt one at that. But, Christmas spirit and tough love prevail to bring these unlikely lovers together.

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