A Grey’s Anatomy star is headlining a new Hallmark movie. Jaicy Elliot stars alongside Benjamin Hollingsworth in Romance in Style.
The new film focuses on a body positivity message
According to TV Insiderthis new film has a message that focuses on body positivity.
In a statement, Elliot said: “I’m so thrilled to be a part of this new conversation we’re having right now about self-acceptance and spreading this message in a positive way. Hallmark opens an important dialogue about women’s empowerment and breaks through the oh-so-thick blanket of social misunderstandings we’ve built together.”
The film is about a plus-size fashion designer, Ella (portrayed by Elliot), who works as a freelance seamstress for a fashion magazine, TV Insider reported. Ella meets Derek (Hollingsowrth), who is taking over his father’s magazine business. He asks Ella to help him learn about the fashion industry as part of his new role.
Executive Vice President of Programming Lisa Hamilton Daly told TV Insider, “We are thrilled to bring our viewers this film that celebrates self-love and self-acceptance. We are committed to more diverse and inclusive projects, so we’re excited to share a story that shows love comes in all shapes and sizes.”
Candice Huffine, a famous plus-size model, also stars.
Joey Plager and Ellie Kanner are executive producers on the film.
Elliot plays Dr. Taryn Helm in Grey’s Anatomy
Elliot is known for her role as Dr. Taryn Helm in Grey’s Anatomy. She has appeared in 73 episodes, according to IMDbsince 2017. She also guest-starred on “Station 19” for three episodes.
Hollingsworth’s credits include “Virgin River” (Dan Brady for 31 episodes), “Joe Pickett”, “Nancy Drew”, “Debris”, “Love Under the Olive Tree”, “A Godwink Christmas: Meant for Love”, “Rabid , Cold Pursuit, Code Black, Can’t Buy Me Love (2017), Cult (Peter Grey), Coming Home for Christmas, Signed, Sealed, Delivered, Lucky in Love ‘, ‘The Beautiful Life: TBL’, ‘The Line’ and more.
When Elliot shared the news about the Hallmark movie on Instagram, friends and fans were quick to congratulate her.
Co-star Huffines replied, “Can’t wait to see you in this love story babe!!!!”
Elliot replied, “And YOU Lady! The shots look so good, I look forward to seeing them 💕”
Connie Manfredi wrote: “As they are not yet ready. SO YOU ARE NOT READY 🤟🏼”
Elliot replied: “You are not 👯♀️”
MaryLynn Suchan wrote: “Is that the thing we talked about but couldn’t talk about because ink was drying and all that jazz?!?! So happy for you! ❤️🙌”
Elliot wrote, “Yes!”
Jeanne wrote: “Absolutely aligned with your energy!! Can’t wait to see the project 🌟”
KaylaHense wrote, “Oh I love this extremely ♥️.”
Josh wrote: “Omg yay! I’ll definitely check it out, you and your acting skills gave the Gray Sloan and Helm a truly amazing feel. I can’t wait to see you magic again.”
Novel.Idea.Crafts wrote: “Woo-hoo! How exciting! You may need to start streaming the Hallmark channel!”
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