From Beaches to Shipwrecks: The Spectacular Filming Locations of Love in the Maldives

Love in The Maldives is the newest Hallmark romance movie directed by directed by Colin Theys from the screenplay written by Juliana Wimbles.

The movie is produced by David Boyles and Garrett VanDusen under Johnson Production Group while the cinematography is done by Branden James Maxham.

Timothy O Johnson and Joseph Wilka are the executive producers for the movie that is set to premiere on 1 April 2023 at 8/7c on on Hallmark Channel and Peacock.

Where was Love in the Maldives filmed?

Love in the Maldives Hallmark movie was filmed in Maldives with The Conrad Maldives, Rangali Island, Alifu Dhaalu Atoll as the primary shooting location. Other important filming locations include Maafushi, Gulhi, Fulidoo, and the Vaavu Atoll shipwreck site.

According to several sources, Hallmark cast and crew spent several weeks at the resort during the filming and enjoyed the luxury amenities of the Rangali Island. Jocelyn shared her excitement with an Instagram story with her fellow cast & crew members.

Love in the Maldives was filmed in Maldives
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From her sexy photography on Instagram, we get an idea that the filming was done during November 2022.

Zara’s house and Turtle Beach scene was filmed in Maafushi Island, the resort dock is located at Fulidoo, and Gulhi. All are located in the South Malé Atoll and are popular for their clear waters and local culture.

Vaavu Shipwreck was used to film the shipreck scene. It is a popular diving and snorkeling spot known for its stunning coral reefs and diverse marine life.

About Maldives

For those who don’t know about Maldives, it is a low-lying island country in the North-central Indian Ocean whose closest neighbors are India and Sri Lanka. It is a very small country but it’s a popular tourist destination where millions of tourists visit every year.

The Maldives has luxury resorts, beautiful 1000 coral islands, sandy beaches and everything you need to spend your holidays. You will be amazed to know that the country was once an important stop on the ancient Silk Road.

Who’s in the cast of Love in The Maldives?

Jocelyn Hudon is starring in the role of a travel blogger who discovers love in the Maldives while doing her assignment. Hudon is a Canadian actress known for her role in Television series like The Strain, The Order, and The Good Witch.

Jack Manley is playing the role of another lead character Jared, a photographer who visits Maldives at the same time when Rae is visiting and surprisingly, the two collides. Another big surprise is that, the two lead characters are married in real life.

Other notable cast members include:

  • Juliana Wimbles as Jules
  • Patricia McKenzie as Shelley
  • Lucy Newman-Williams as Debra

What is the story of Love in the Maldives?

Rae Parker is a travel blogger who visits a world-class honeymoon destination as a single in the hope of finding the one. Moreover, Parker needs something new that can excite her viewers because they are bored watching the same old content again and again.

What is the story of Love in the maldives hallmark movie

In the hope of finding an adventure and a new experience to share, she packs her bagpack and takes off to Maldives. However, she hates open water and her place is full of it so she consults a guest experience expert, Jared Joseph.

As the two explore the stunning beauty of the Maldives together, they begin to develop feelings for each other that quickly turns into a sweet romance. They also face some personal challenges and insecurities that can threaten their relationship but will they able to make love in the end?

Love in the Maldives is set to air on 1 April at 8/7c, 2 April at 7/6c, 6 April at 8/7c, 9 April at 1/12c, 14 April at 6/5c, and 26 April at 12/11c only on Hallmark Channel.

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