Falling for Christmas is an American Christmas romance movie directed by Janeen Damian, written by Jeff Bonnett & Ron Oliver, and produced by Michael Damian & Brad Krevoy under Riviera Films and Motion Picture Corporation of America.
It stars Lindsay Lohan in the lead role of a spoiled hotel heiress Sierra who finds herself in the hands of a caring handsome lodge owner and his sincere daughter after a tragic skiing accident took away all of her memories.
The skiing locations shown in the film exists in real life and are quite famous. If you want to explore the same locations with the love of your life, or whole family then here’s your deal. Production of the movie began in Nov 2021 after making the announcement in May 2021.
Where was the movie Falling for Christmas filmed?
Falling for Christmas 2022 movie was filmed inside Salt Lake City, Utah during the 2021 festival season. Principal shooting began on 8 November 2021 and wrapped up after one month later on 15 December 2021.
The Stein Eriksen Lodge & Goldener Hirsch have been featured in the film in the name of North Star Lodge and Belmont Summit Resort. Most of the important indoor scenes took place inside this luxury ski hotel located at 7700 Stein Way, Park City, UT. It was named after a Norwegian Olympic Gold Medalist skier Stein Eriksen.
Utah has witnessed filming of countless movies since 1930s and the journey is still going on. Production has become much easier with Utah film commission team as they assist the directors and cinematographers in capturing the best possible scenes.
The best part about filming Falling For Christmas movie is that it was shot at the perfect winter time when real snowfall was happening. Also, Utah is known for both, the luxury resorts and snow sports. So, filming in Utah makes sense for this Christmas movie.
A Cozy Christmas Inn, Love in the Limelight, and even the popular western drama series Yellowstone was also filmed inside the Salt Lake City. Utah Film commission has said that the remarkable scenery and picturesque surroundings make the filming easier for filmmakers.
Falling for Christmas Cast
- Lindsay Lohan as Sierra Belmont
- Chord Overstreet as Jake Russell
- George Young as Tad Fairchild
- Olivia Perez as Avy
- Jennica Anusua as Avy’s Mom
- Sean Dillingham as Ralph
- Alejandra Flores as Alejandra Carlisle
- Kate Rachesky as Heather
- Anthony Starzynski as Bodi
- Chase Ramsey as Terry Carver
- Aliana Lohan as Bianca
- Oscar Rudecindo as Darius
- Jack Wagner as Beauregard Belmont
- Samuel Campbell as Belmont Guest
- Lonzo Liggins as Mayor Anand
- Camelia Somers as Skylar
- Antonio D. Charity as Sheriff Borden
- Blythe Howard as Dr. Layla Monroe
- Iris Caldwell as Jennifer
- Arthur Anderson as Waiter
- William ‘Bus’ Riley as Chestnut Vendor (as Bus Riley)
- Allan Groves as Deputy
- Omar Wilder as Security Guard
- Cat Hammons as Louise
- Sila Agavale as Howard
- Jane Autumn Bonner as Kid
- Robert Daniels as Curtis
The movie is about a sweet hotel heiress named Sierra who gets an unforeseen proposal from her influencer boyfriend Tad at the mountain top and suffers a skiing accident. She loses all of her past memories and forgets her true identity.
Surprisingly, she is under the care of a handsome lodge owner Jake but the man is himself suffering financially because his resort is not working like his father’s Belmont Summer Resort. Will Sierra been able to find herself on the journey of taking out her caretaker in the financial trouble?
To know the story, you need to watch Falling for Christmas movie which is now streaming on Netflix since its premiere on 10 Nov 2022.