Actresses The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses  

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They're the stars, the moms, the sisters, and the best friends. These Hallmark Channel actresses bring Hallmark Channel Original Movies to life. Their characters always have interesting jobs or are at an interesting point in their lives and these actresses not only sell us on it, but they also enthrall us for an hour and a half and sell us on the happy ending.

There are some big names who have acted in Hallmark Channel movies, like Carrie Fisher and Meghan Markle. Anne Heche has been in two Hallmark Christmas movies. Other actors have been in multiple Hallmark movies. Danica McKellar has been in eight Hallmark Movies and even Alicia Witt has been in six.

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

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Jill Wagner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Christmas Cookies, A Harvest Wedding, Pearl In Paradise
Jill Suzanne Wagner is an American television actress, model, and game show personality. She has been a co-host for the ABC summer reality show Wipeout since 2008.

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399 204
Merritt Patterson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
The Christmas Cottage, A Royal Winter, Christmas At The Palace
Merritt Patterson is an actress.

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432 231
Emily Osment is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Hannah Montana, Young & Hungry, Hannah Montana: The Movie
Emily Jordan Osment is an American actress, singer, and songwriter born in Los Angeles, California. After working in several television films in her childhood, she gained fame for co-starring as ...more

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391 206
Brittany Bristow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Royal Matchmaker, Love on Safari, Christmas At The Palace
Brittany Bristow is an actress.

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394 211
Andrea Brooks is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Geek Charming, Devil's Diary
Andrea Brooks is an actress.

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479 279
Danica McKellar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
My Christmas Dream, Coming Home For Christmas, Very Very Valentine
Danica Mae McKellar is an American actress, author, mathematician, and education advocate. She is well known for her role as Kevin Arnold's on-again, off-again girlfriend Winnie Cooper in the ...more

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498 295
Candace Cameron-Bure is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Full House, The View, Some Kind of Wonderful
Candace Helene Cameron Bure is an American actress, producer, and author. She is best known for the role of D. J. Tanner, the eldest daughter, on the television series Full House which she ...more

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367 207
Emilie Ullerup is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Sanctuary, Hunt to Kill, A Little Bit Zombie
Emilie Ullerup-Petersen is a Danish actress. She is best known for playing Ashley Magnus on the television series Sanctuary.

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311 171
Katrina Law is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Apparition, Snow Bride, 12 Gifts of Christmas
Katrina Law is an American actress. She played the role of Mira in the Starz television series, Spartacus: Blood and Sand and Spartacus: Vengeance.

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476 297
Autumn Reeser is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Valentine Ever After, Season for Love, A Country Wedding
Autumn Alicia Reeser is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Taylor Townsend on the Fox series The O.C., and Lizzie Grant on HBO's Entourage.

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388 236
Rachel Boston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
A Rose For Christmas, Stop The Wedding!, A Ring By Spring
Rachel Elizabeth Boston is an American actress and producer. Boston had the leading roles in a number of independent films, and was regular cast member in the several television series. She ...more

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343 203
Kimberly Williams-Paisley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
According to Jim, Father of the Bride, Father of the Bride Part II
Kimberly Williams-Paisley is an American actress who is known for her co-starring role on According to Jim, as well as her breakthrough performance in Father of the Bride, for which she was ...more

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243 146
Tricia Helfer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Battlestar Galactica, Green Lantern: First Flight, Battlestar Galactica: Razor
Tricia Janine Helfer is a Canadian model and actress. She is best known for playing the humanoid Cylon Number Six in Ronald D. Moore's re-imagined Battlestar Galactica television series.

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174 94
Rebecca Romijn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Love Locks
Rebecca Alie Romijn is an American actress and former fashion model. She is best known for her role as Mystique in the X-Men films and Joan from The Punisher, both from Marvel Comics. She also ...more

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162 85
Bridget Regan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
John Wick, Legend of the Seeker, Sex and the City
Bridget Regan is an American actress and producer known for portrayals such as Kahlan Amnell in the television series Legend of the Seeker and Rebecca Lowe/Rachel Turner in White Collar.

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172 93
Jane Seymour is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Live and Let Die, Somewhere in Time, Dr. Quinn
Jane Seymour, OBE is a British-American actress best known for her performances in Somewhere In Time, East of Eden, Onassis: The Richest Man in the World, the 1989 political thriller La ...more

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207 121
Alicia Witt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Christmas List, The Mistletoe Inn, A Very Merry Mix-Up
Alicia Roanne Witt is an American actress, singer-songwriter, and a Boston University-trained pianist. Witt first came to fame as a child actress after being discovered by David Lynch, who cast ...more

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169 91
Natasha Henstridge is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Ghosts of Mars, The Whole Nine Yards, Species
Natasha Tonya Henstridge is a Canadian actress and former fashion model. In 1995, she came to prominence with her debut movie role as the genetically engineered human-alien hybrid Sil in the ...more

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179 99
Lindy Booth is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Dawn of the Dead, Wrong Turn, Cry_Wolf
Lindy Booth is a Canadian actress best known for playing Riley Grant on the Disney Channel series The Famous Jett Jackson and Claudia on Relic Hunter. She also portrayed A.J. Butterfield on the ...more

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219 131
Andie MacDowell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Groundhog Day, Short Cuts, Sex
Rosalie Anderson "Andie" MacDowell is an American actress. She made her film debut in 1984's Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes. Since then she has appeared in several ...more

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140 68
Jodi Lyn O'Keefe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Nash Bridges, She's All That, Halloween H20: 20 Years Later
Jodi Lyn O'Keefe is an American actress and model, who at age 17 portrayed Cassidy Bridges on Nash Bridges. She is also known for her role on Prison Break as Gretchen Morgan, a.k.a. "Susan ...more

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140 68
Amanda Righetti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
The Mentalist, Friday the 13th, Captain America: The First Avenger
Amanda Righetti is an American actress and film producer. She is best known for her role as Grace Van Pelt on The Mentalist, as well as her roles in Friday the 13th and The O.C.

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200 116
Amy Smart is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
The Butterfly Effect, Crank, Road Trip
Amy Lysle Smart is an American actress and former fashion model.

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131 61
Ellen Hollman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Spartacus, Skateland, Asylum
Ellen Hollman is an American actress.

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141 69
Lauren Holly is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Dumb & Dumber, All My Children, What Women Want
Lauren Michael Holly is an American-Canadian actress. She is known for her roles as Deputy Sheriff Maxine Stewart in the TV series Picket Fences, as Mary Swanson in the 1994 film Dumb & ...more