Although they’ve been married since 2008, Winter and Sanchez didn’t share the screen until 2019 A taste of summer. And including their two children, Dylan and Sebellawas a major factor in their decision to work together for the first time.
“We had discussed if and when we were going to act together,” Winter told MediaVillage. “It had to be the right thing and something fun and cute that was a family affair, and it was like that. Our son and daughter could join us, so they were on set and could be part of it. “Experience was important and a big part of the decision. Hallmark’s audience is a big fanbase and very supportive, so it all felt like the right fit.”
While Winter had already starred in four movies for the network, Sanchez made her Hallmark debut in the movie Summer.
“For me, it was my first Hallmark movie, and it was more the first time we did something together, and if we’re going to do it, let’s do something that’s right for our daughter,” Sanchez explained. “With Hallmark, everyone knows they’re positive, clean, very beautiful feel-good movies. We never really planned to play together unless it was something very special. We had talked about produce more than anything, because we both have independent careers. . Then it happened and we were like, “You know what? It would be something to watch and sit down with as a family without worrying that the hardware wouldn’t fit.”