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She’s shy but she’s got spunk—and she really wants to make it in the big city! You want those mistletoe moments, y’know? Hynes, however, will be a familiar face because he’s been a Hallmark regular. Plenty of fun, as their characters work together to create a perfect Christmas activity. ga('ads.send', { document.querySelector("#adunit").addEventListener('click',function(){ Tyler Hynes as Aidan. eventAction: 'view' What We Know So Far, Yes, Dudley Dursley Is in 'The Queen's Gambit', 'The Queen's Gambit' Cast Guide: Who's Who in Netflix's Chess Drama, 'The Great British Baking Show': Lottie & Mark’s Rivalry was the Best — Until it was the Worst, 'The Great British Baking Show' "Japanese Week" Proved This is the Most Chaotic Year Yet, 'The Great British Baking Show': What is a Cotton Jiggly Cake? The problem is a combination of the characters’ dynamic and the performances. 409, This story has been shared 399 times. and Tyler Hynes (Hallmark’s The Mistletoe Secret) star as a Jennifer and Aidan, a pair of Chicago-based game developers—not video games, but scavenger hunts—who are tasked with a major assignment. },false) 606, This story has been shared 603 times. hitType: 'event', From there he went on to act in films and television. eventAction: 'render' if(document.querySelector("#ads")){ I had to come up with 5 headline options for this review in a matter of minutes. Haven’t Seen 'Borat 2' Yet? let gads_event; }); The movie wants me to be Team Jennifer & Aidan, but I’m firmly Team Jennifer & Her Promotion. That’s not to say that Jansen and Hynes are bad. 1,335, This story has been shared 1,015 times. }); But is this scavenger hunt romance worth seeking out? }); Details on 'Southern Charm’s Craig Conover’s Manicure, Craig Conover "Almost Threw Up" When He Heard The Cameran Rumor on 'Southern Charm', Please Let This Be The Last We See of Thomas Ravenel on 'Southern Charm'. And not only do they write scavenger hunts, they do so at a firm that’s run like an advertising agency, complete with high-stakes presentations and kooky job titles (Creative Overlord, Wizard of Operations, etc.). And the way he throws shade at Jennifer’s ideas while sitting in her decked-out office, fully aware that he just has a couple of half-hearted ones scribbed on some crumpled up paper in his pocket? }); window.googletag.pubads().addEventListener('impressionViewable', function(event) { 603, This story has been shared 559 times. hitType: 'event', On the other hand, On the 12th Date of Christmas features the inverse of the urban/rural dynamic that we’re so used to seeing in these films. Hallmark hits Chicago in On the 12th Date of Christmas, a holiday romcom starring Mallory Jansen and Tyler Hynes as co-workers with something to prove to their bosses and each other. ), On the 12th Date of Christmas feels way too vague. Seriously, in one scene alone, the film introduces a deployed husband, a struggling school music program, an ailing father, and a soon-to-be condemned house! }); The Toronto-born actor Tyler Hynes is a prolific actor, director, producer, editor, writer, and musician. 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A Holiday Tradition: It’s not a holiday tradition, but apparently this version of Chicago is just filled with nonstop scavenger hunts. },false) It’s rare that a Hallmark leading lady runs towards the city! The film also stars two leads with the impossibly specific job of writing scavenger hunts. eventCategory: event.slot.getSlotElementId(), ga('create', 'UA-67136960-15', 'auto', 'ads'); If you have an entertainment scoop or a story for us, please reach out to us on (323) 421-7515. Kerry Packer’s War’, Channel Ten’s ‘Mr & Mrs Murder’ and Australian Broadcasting Commission’s (ABC) ‘Twentysomething’. Everything We Know So Far, Stream It Or Skip It: 'Roadkill' On PBS, Where Hugh Laurie Plays A UK Cabinet Member Whose Ambition And Messy Personal Life Collide, 7 Movies Like 'After We Collided' to Watch If You Can’t Get Enough Hessa. 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