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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715 473
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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712 472
Brittany Bristow is listed (or ranked) 3 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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713 475
Emilie Ullerup is listed (or ranked) 4 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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694 476
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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737 516
Emily Osment is listed (or ranked) 6 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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820 610
Autumn Reeser is listed (or ranked) 7 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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665 487
Rachel Boston is listed (or ranked) 8 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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422 289
Rachael Leigh Cook is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Frozen in Love, Autumn In The Vinyard, Summer Love
Rachael Leigh Cook is an American actress, model, voice artist, and producer, who is best known for her starring role in films She's All That, Josie and the Pussycats, and the television series ...more
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467 326
Arielle Kebbel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
The Uninvited, Band Camp, John Tucker Must Die
Arielle Caroline Kebbel is an American model and actress. She is known for her roles in films such as American Pie Presents: Band Camp, Aquamarine and Vampires Suck, as well as television series ...more
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581 420
Julie Gonzalo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Falling For Vermont, The Sweetest Heart, Pumpkin Pie Wars
Julie Gonzalo is an Argentine-American actress and producer. She starred as Pamela Rebecca Barnes in the TNT drama series Dallas. Gonzalo also known for her roles in films including Freaky ...more
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336 219
Teri Polo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Meet the Parents, The Fosters, Meet the Fockers
Theresa Elizabeth "Teri" Polo is an American actress. She starred as Pam Focker in the film Meet the Parents and its two sequels, Meet the Fockers and Little Fockers. She was one of ...more
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403 274
Bethany Joy Lenz-Galeotti is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
One Tree Hill, Bring It On Again, Thinner
Bethany Joy Lenz, also credited as Joie Lenz, is an American actress, singer-songwriter and filmmaker, best known for her portrayal of Haley James Scott on The WB/the CW television drama One ...more
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348 229
Jessy Schram is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Royal New Year's Eve, The Birthday Wish, Harvest Moon
Jessica "Jessy" Schram is an American actress. Her most notable roles include Hannah Griffith in Veronica Mars, Rachel Seybolt in Life, Karen in Falling Skies and Cinderella/Ashley ...more
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393 266
Amanda Righetti is listed (or ranked) 15 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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488 344
Nikki DeLoach is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
A Dream of Christmas, The Perfect Catch, Christmas Land
Ashlee Nicole "Nikki" DeLoach is an American actress and singer.
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595 432
Katrina Law is listed (or ranked) 17 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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265 161
Beau Garrett is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Tron: Legacy, Made of Honor
Beau Jesse Garrett is an American actress and model.
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349 230
Vanessa Marcil is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
General Hospital, The Rock, Las Vegas
Vanessa Marcil is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Brenda Barrett on General Hospital, Gina Kincaid on Beverly Hills, 90210 and Sam Marquez on Las Vegas.
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322 208
Erika Christensen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Parenthood, Flightplan, The Upside of Anger
Erika Jane Christensen is an American actress whose film appearances include Traffic, Swimfan, The Banger Sisters, The Perfect Score and How to Rob a Bank, among others. She also co-starred in ...more
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294 185
Bonnie Somerville is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Spider-Man 2, NYPD Blue, Bedazzled
Bonnie Somerville is an American actress and singer. As an actress, she has had roles in a number of movies and television series, most notably NYPD Blue, Grosse Pointe, Friends, The O.C., and ...more
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418 287
Bridget Regan is listed (or ranked) 22 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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390 264
Jana Kramer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
Click, One Tree Hill, Prom Night
Jana Rae Kramer is an American actress and country music singer. She is best known for her role as Alex Dupre on the television series One Tree Hill. Kramer began a country music career in 2012 ...more
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289 181
Megan Park is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Diary of the Dead, Charlie Bartlett
Megan Park is a Canadian actress and singer. She is best known for her roles in Charlie Bartlett and the television series The Secret Life of the American Teenager as Grace Bowman.
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273 168
Shantel VanSanten is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses
One Tree Hill, Final Destination, You and I
Shantel Yvonne VanSanten is an American model and actress. As a model, she has been featured in the magazines Teen Vogue and Seventeen. On television, she played the role of Quinn James in the ...more