Tension blooms between opposing counsels, premieres on the Hallmark Channel on February 4th, 2017, at 8pm ET/PT
By Gabrielle Pantera
HOLLYWOOD, CA (Hollywood Daily Star) 2017/2/4 – “I loved that dog,” says Walking the Dog, Jennifer Finnigan, who describes herself as an actress, sometimes producer and director, dog-lover, traveler, foodie, and very fond of wine. What was her favorite scene to film to shoot? “Anything with the dog.”
“I loved working with the incredibly talented Jen Finnegan on this sweet little film,” says Walking the Dog star Sam Page. “It’s a great warm up for Valentines Day.”
In Walking the Dog, Jennifer Finnigan is attorney Kristie Simmons she’s helping local residents obtain a bike lane with a legal battle. Kristie adopts Gidget, a homeless dog and takes her for a walk it.
Sam Page is Keith Amos he at the dog park with his dog Simon. He’s already smitten with Kristie. She interested too until she discovers he’s the opposing counsel in her bike lane case.
Turned off by his smug attitude in the courtroom, Kristie continues to encounter Keith while walking their dogs. Keith winds up conceding the argument to her in court. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Kristie tries to sort out her conflicting feelings.
Peter Benson is Bill, Kristie’s boyfriend. The two of them have drifted apart and she decides to end things with Bill. She accepts a date with Keith.
She’s taken on another representing a beachfront nature preserve against a powerful land developer who wants to build high-rise condos on the property.
After breaking up with Bill, and accepting Keith’s invitation to go on a date. She discovers Keith is the rival attorney working for the land developers. Furious Kristie tells Keith she never wants to see him again.
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, Gidget’s owner returning and Kristie returns the dog to her owner. Everything seams to be falling apart and Kristie wonders if she’ll ever have another chance at love and romance.
Staring in Walking the Dog,Jennifer Finnigan (Kristie), Sam Page (Keith), Hilary Jardine (Laura Prescott), Peter Benson (Bill), Kimberly Sustad (Delia). Produced by Dog Road Productions Ltd. Anne Carlucci is the executive producer. Harvey Kahn is the producer and Gary Harvey directs from a script written by Ron Cutler.
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