Hanukkah on Rye is an upcoming family romance movie directed by Peter DeLuise from the scripts written by Julie Sherman Wolfe.
Yael Groblas(Supergirl) and Jeremy Jordan(Jane The Virgin) are starring in the lead role of Molly and Jacob in the Hallmark Channel’s Countdown to Christmas that kicks off on Fri, 21 Oct with Noel Next Door and We Need a Little Christmas.
The rom-com is produced under Memorah Pictures Inc and Manitoba Media Productions company that employs almost 2,000 locals.
Where was Hanukkah on Rye filmed?
Sources suggested in August that Peter DeLuise is set to direct another Hallmark Christmas movie RYE at the end of Sep 2022.Casting Workbook reported that the principal photography for the movie began on 27 Sep 2022 inside Winnipeg city, Manitoba province, Canada.
The crew moved to 287 Broadway on 5 Oct 2022 and the area of Smith Street between Broadway and 134 Smith Street was utilized for the filming purposes. You will be able to spot the scenes clearly if you live around Broadway and Donald Street.
Finally, on 19 Oct, the official filming wraps within the largest and capital city of the province. Numerous Hallmark films have been already filmed inside Winnipeg, some recently shot movies at the same location are Pumpkin Everything, A Kiss Before Christmas, The Wedding Veil, Perfect Harmony, Let’s Meet Again on Christmas Eve, Sweet Autumn, etc.
Who’s in the cast of Hanukkah on Rye?
All the cast members of the movie includes:
- Yael Grobglas as Molly
- Lisa Loeb
- Jeremy Jordan as Jacob
About Hanukkah on Rye
The Hallmark movie follows the story of two world class deli owners, Molly Gilbert and Jacob Levin, both are trying to pave their own ways to modernize their family busines for 2022. Molly first meets Jacob in New York City while the man goes on a trip to scout a new deli location.
Surely, the two have some feelings for each other and that’s why their grandmothers decide to sign them up for a traditional letter writing matchmaking. As the duo start writing letters to each other, they form a real connection and eventually become a couple.
But this Christmas is not about love, it’s about competition to prove who is the best deli owener. Will a Hanukkah miracle keep together or not?
Where to watch Hanukkah on Rye?
The movie is scheduled to release on Dec 18, 2022 only on Hallmark Channel but if you are looking for a similar family romance movie now then you need to checkout Eight Gifts of Hannukah movie right now.