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The Best Hallmark Channel Actors  

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List Rules Vote up the best actors in Hallmark Channel movies.

They're the love interests, caring fathers, and grumpy neighbors. These Hallmark Channel actors add the romantic spark or emotional support to Hallmark Channel Original Movies. Even though they aren't always the main character, they're an important part of the cast and often a very important part of the story.

There are some big names who have acted in Hallmark Channel movies, like Luke Perry and Dean Cain. Other actors have been in multiple Hallmark movies. James Denton is a regular cast member on the Good Witch movie series and David Alpay has been in multiple Hallmark Christmas movies.

Check out this list of the best Hallmark actors and vote up the guys who make the movies worthwhile.

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Daniel Lissing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
A December Bride, Christmas in Love, When Calls the Heart Christmas
Daniel Lissing is an actor.
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Chris McNally is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Another Cinderella Story
Chris McNally appeared in the 2008 film Another Cinderella Story.
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Andrew Walker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, The Score
Andrew William Walker (born June 9, 1979) is a Canadian actor and film producer. He made his film debut in Laserhawk (1997), followed by roles in American television series such as Maybe It's ...more
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Wes Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
We Are Marshall, Glory Road, Deception
James Wesley "Wes" Brown is an American actor.
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Kristoffer Polaha is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Pearl In Paradise, Dater's Handbook
Kristoffer Jon Polaha (born February 18, 1977) is an American film and television actor. He is best known for his roles as Jason Matthews in North Shore, Nathaniel "Baze" Bazile in ...more
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Ryan Paevey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Unleashing Mr. Darcy, Marrying Mr. Darcy, Harvest Love
Ryan Paevey is an American actor and model best known for his contract role as Nathan West on the ABC Daytime soap opera General Hospital.
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Victor Webster is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
A Harvest Wedding, Love Blossoms, Summer Villa
Victor Webster (born February 7, 1973) is a Canadian actor. He is known for being the second actor to play Nicholas Alamain on the NBC daytime soap Days of Our Lives from 1999-2000, the mutant ...more
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Luke Macfarlane is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Luke Macfarlane The Mistletoe Promise, The Birthday Wish, A Shoe Addict's Christmas
Thomas Luke Macfarlane (born January 19, 1980) is a Canadian actor and singer. He is known for playing Scotty Wandell on the ABC television drama Brothers & Sisters (2006–2011) and RAC Agent ...more
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Sam Heughan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Outlander, A Princess for Christmas, First Light
Sam Heughan (; born 30 April 1980) is a Scottish actor, best known for his acclaimed role as Jamie Fraser in the Starz series Outlander, for which he has received four nominations for the Saturn ...more
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Brendan Penny is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
A Dash Of Love, Autumn In the Vineyard, 'Tis The Season For Love
Brendan James Penny (born November 9, 1978) is a Canadian film and television actor who first became well known to TV audiences as A.J. Varland in the first season of Whistler that aired in ...more
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Jesse Metcalfe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Christmas Next Door, A Country Wedding, Fairfield Road
Jesse Eden Metcalfe (born December 9, 1978) is an American actor and musician. Metcalfe is known for his portrayal of John Rowland on Desperate Housewives. Metcalfe has also had notable roles on ...more
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Paul Greene is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Paul Greene A Wish for Christmas, Campfire Kiss, Anything For Love
Paul Greene (born June 2, 1974 in Wetaskiwin, Alberta) is a Canadian actor.
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Tom Selleck is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise
Thomas William Selleck (; born January 29, 1945) is an American actor, film producer, and California Army National Guard veteran. He is most known for starring as private investigator Thomas ...more
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Cameron Mathison is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
A Summer To Remember, At Home In Mitford, The Christmas Ornament
Cameron Arthur Mathison (born August 25, 1969) is a Canadian-American actor and television host. From 1997 to 2011, he played the role of Ryan Lavery on All My Children.
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Marc Blucas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, We Were Soldiers
Marcus Paul Blucas (born January 11, 1972) is an American actor, known for playing Riley Finn in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Matthew Donnelly in Necessary Roughness and recently, abolitionist John ...more
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Samuel Page is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Royal New Year's Eve, Walking The Dog, All Things Valentine
Samuel Page (born Samuel L. Elliott; November 5, 1976) is an American actor. He has appeared on popular television shows, such as Mad Men, Desperate Housewives, House of Cards, Switched at ...more
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Kavan Smith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
The Perfect Bride, Wedding Bells, Growing The Big One
Kavan Joel Smith (born May 6, 1970) is a Canadian actor known for playing Major Evan Lorne in Stargate Atlantis and Stargate SG-1, as Agent Jed Garrity in The 4400, and as Leland Coulter in When ...more
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Michael Rady is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Christmas In Homestead, Christmas At Pemberly Manor, Cloudy With A Chance Of Love
Michael Rady (born August 20, 1981) is an American actor.
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Niall Matter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Niall Matter Frozen In Love, Stop The Wedding!, Love At First Dance
Niall Matter ( NYLE MAY-tər; born October 20, 1980) is a Canadian-American actor. Following recovery from a serious accident sustained whilst working on an oil rig, Matter chose to pursue a ...more
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Tyler Hynes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Immortals, The Other Me, Mom at Sixteen
Tyler Jeffrey Hynes (born May 6, 1986) is a Canadian actor and filmmaker.
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Jesse Hutch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Freddy vs. Jason, The Butterfly Effect, The Tooth Fairy
Jesse Hutch (born February 12, 1981) is a Canadian-born film and television actor. He spends his time travelling between the USA and Canada. He worked on the television show American Dreams as ...more
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Colin Egglesfield is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Rizzoli & Isles, Something Borrowed, Must Love Dogs
Colin Egglesfield (born February 9, 1973) is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Josh Madden in the long-running soap opera All My Children, Auggie Kirkpatrick on The CW's ...more
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Brennan Elliott is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
All of My Heart, Love You Like Christmas, A Christmas Melody
Brennan Elliott (born March 24, 1975) is a Canadian actor, best known for his role as Dr. Nick Biancavilla in the Lifetime medical drama series, Strong Medicine (2000-2004). Elliott later had ...more
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Jack Wagner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
The Wedding March, When Calls The Heart Christmas
Peter John Wagner II (born October 3, 1959) is an American actor and singer, best known for his roles on the soap operas General Hospital, Santa Barbara, The Bold and the Beautiful, and Melrose ...more
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Dermot Mulroney is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actors
Zodiac, My Best Friend's Wedding, Burn After Reading
Dermot Mulroney (born October 31, 1963) is an American actor, musician, and voice actor. He is best known for his roles in romantic comedy, western, and drama films. Appearing on screen since ...more