EDMONTON (April 26, 2019) – Canadian ‘Hearties’ across the country can breathe a sigh of relief whentheir beloved series When Calls the Heart returns to Super Channel Heart & Home with two new episodes airing on Sunday, May 5 at 9 p.m. ET and Monday, May 6 at 8 p.m. ET, day and date with its return to the Hallmark Channel in the US, following its recent creative hiatus. Following its special two-night return, new episodes will continue to air weekly Sunday nights in its new 9 p.m. ET time slot for the remainder of season six.
Each episode will also be available on Super Channel On Demand the day following its weekly broadcast premiere. Canadian fans of the series can also catch up on all five previous seasons of the sweeping frontier drama which are currently available On Demand.
The Super Channel original series is filmed on location in British Columbia and based on the bestselling book series by acclaimed Canadian author Janette Oke. The series stars Erin Krakow (Army Wives), Pascale Hutton (Sanctuary) and Jack Wagner (The Bold and the Beautiful).
The enchanting series has captured the hearts of loyal viewers in both Canada and the US and boasts a passionate fan base known as the #Hearties, who have become a social media phenomenon, making When Calls the Heart one of Super Channel’s most social series.
When Calls the Heart is an All Canadian Entertainment and WCTH 6 Production in association with Brad Krevoy Television and Believe Pictures. Brad Krevoy, Brian Bird, Michael Landon Jr., Alfonso H. Moreno, Paul Jackson, Cynthia J. Cohen, Neill Fearnley, Eric Jarboe, Susie Belzberg, Michael Shepard and Jimmy Townsend are executive producers. Derek Thompson, Elizabeth Stewart, Richard Manningand Amanda Phillips Atkins are co-executive producers. Vicki Sotheran and Greg Malcolm serve as producers. Peter DeLuise, Mike Rohl and Martin Wood are supervising producers. Doran S. Chandler, Shelley Matheson and Vince Balzano serve as associate producers.