Super Channel is pleased to announce that the family focused, Hallmark original series Chesapeake Shores, will make its highly anticipated return to Super Channel Heart & Home on Sunday, Aug 15 at 8 p.m. ET for the long-awaited season five premiere. Each episode from the ten-episode fifth season will also be available on Super Channel On Demand, the day following its weekly linear broadcast.
Filmed on Vancouver Island and helmed by new showrunner and Emmy®-Award winner, Phoef Sutton (Cheers, Terriers), this season sees Robert Buckley (The Christmas House, iZombie) join the all-star ensemble cast led by Canadian Meghan Ory (Once Upon a Time), Golden Globe® nominee Treat Williams (Everwood, Hair) and Academy Award® nominee Diane Ladd (Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore). The series also stars Barbara Niven (Debbie Macomber’s Cedar Cove), Laci J. Mailey (Falling Skies), Emilie Ullerup (Sanctuary), Brendan Penny (90210) and Andrew Francis (Final Destination 3).
Chesapeake Shores explores the lives of the O’Brien family, after the homecoming of eldest daughter Abby O’Brien (Ory), a high-powered career woman and divorced mother of two. Over the past few seasons, Abby has leaned on her family to strike a balance between her professional and personal lives. This season will see her coming into her own as her father Mick’s (Williams) new business partner and facing a new challenge when Evan McKenzie (Buckley), a successful, young entrepreneur brings a new development project into town.
Chesapeake Shores is a Chesapeake Shores production in association with Daniel L. Paulson Entertainment. Dan Paulson (Sweet Magnolias) is executive producer. Phoef Sutton serves as executive producer and showrunner. Based on the New York Times bestselling series of books by Sherryl Woods, who also serves as executive producer. Matt Drake and Nancey Silvers are also executive producers.