A five-time Emmy-winning actress will star in an original Christmas-themed TV movie, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
The Hallmark Channel has tapped Doris Roberts to star in "Debbie Macomber’s Call Me Mrs. Miracle," the article says. It’s a sequel to last year’s "Mrs. Miracle," which also starred Roberts.
The actress will again play Emily Merkle, also known as Mrs. Miracle, who wants to Christmas is both magical and meaningful, the story says. The telefilm, based on a Macomber novel set to be issued in September, will debut on Nov. 27.
In the show, Mrs. Miracle gets a seasonal job in the toy department of Finley’s Department Store, which is having financial problems, the story says.