Fans can also look forward to the Jack Thornton reunion (Daniel LissingAbigail (and ) “It was [Lori’s]He said that he had an idea for it and thought it was great. When you watch it unfold, it just feels like it works on many levels.”

Alfonso claimed he felt “teary eyed” while writing their scene, and then watching it being film: “I’m pretty certain, for the loyal Hearty audience that they will be moved by this.”

And according to Alfonso, there could be even more surprises in store that fans won’t see coming. He said, “We will bring in additional actors, just because it’s just once, but if it means that there’ll be great anticipation and fun, you can bet it we’ll do it,” with a smile. They were familiar characters in people’s lives for so long. They became your friends. Why not invite some?

New season Hope callsPremieres December 18th at 8 PM EST on GAC Family