Field Day is a 2023 Hallmark comedy film starring Rachel Boston and Benjamin Ayres as the two parents looking for love while working together on their school field’s day.
Directed by David Winning from the screenplay of Julie Sherman Wolfe, the movie follows a single mother named Jen who find love as she joins the school teacher parent organization after moving to her deceased husband’s hometown with her young son.
The movie is produced by Jamie Goehring, Shawn Williamson, and Kevin Leslie for the Hallmark Channel and distributed by Lionsgate Television.
Field Day Filming Locations
Field Day was filmed in the beautiful city of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Some scenes were also done in the small town of Fernie, British Columbia. The town’s picturesque scenery and charming atmosphere provide the perfect backdrop for this heartwarming story.
Some of the landmarks featured in the movie includes Stanley Park and the historic Gastown located in the neighbourhood of Vancouver. The shooting was done during fall 2022, cast members revealed. The fictional Rock Oak School is actually Lord Byng Secondary School located in the West Point Grey.
Attar shared an amazing photo of him along with the actress Carmel Amit, who is playing the role of his wife during the shoot in Sep 2022. Carmel returned the favor by posting an image in the same outfift on her instagram, the following day.
Who’s in the cast of Field Day Hallmark movie?
The full cast of Field Day (2023) includes:
- Carmel Amit as Marissa Morris
- David Attar as Tim Morris
- Rachel Boston as Jen Davis
- Shannon Chan-Kent as Kelly Stewart
- Kheon Clarke as Marcus
- Sarah Hayward as Secretary
- Matt Clarke as Nate Davis
- Benjamin Ayres as Dan Aldridge
- Jocelyn Gauthier as Suzanne Burns
- Derek Kwan as Waiter
- Viva Lee as Jordan Stewart
- Preston Vanderslice as Kevin Stewart
- Elizabeth Marino as Fair Goer
- Nelson Giles as Custodian
- Robert Wisden as Jerry Davis
- Maesa Nicholson as Piper
- Rubi Tupper as Lucy Morris
- Rahat Saini as Organizer
- Nevis Unipan as Isabel Davis
- Colleen Wheeler as Phyllis Davis
What is the plot of Field Day?
The movie is about a widowed mother named Jen, who has recently moved back to her deceased husband’s hometown. She is struggling to adjust to her new life as a single mom, but she’s determined to give her son the best possible childhood.
On her way to Tommy’s school, she met two other moms namely Marissa and Kelly. Marissa is a high-powered lawyer who is used to being in control, while Kelly is a social media mom who is always trying to maintain her perfect image.
At first, the three moms clash, but they soon realize that they need to work together to make the field day a success. As they work together, they also bond over their shared experiences and learn the importance of supporting each other.
Moreover, Jen falls for the PE teacher Dan who is probably feeling the same pain as she is going through. The he man is stuck in a difficult divorce situation and don’t want to give up on her wife. It will be interesting to see how Jen will learn to let go of her grief and move on with her life.
The heartwarming Hallmark movie is perfect to watch with the whole family as it features a talented group of cast, beautiful landscapes to appeal the viewers, and most importantly, the healthy environment of love.
Field Day premiered on the Hallmark Channel on October 14, 2023.