With the renewal, Lindsay Sturman (super girl) will serve as the new showrunner of the drama series. Directed by series star and executive producer Erin Krakow, the hour-long show will hit the 100-episode milestone in Season 10, cementing its status as the longest-running scripted drama on Hallmark Channel.
June 17 (News) — When the heart calls has been officially renewed for a 10th season on Hallmark Channel, it was announced Friday.
“When the heart calls continues to push the boundaries of what we can accomplish with this show,” said Lisa Hamilton Daly, executive vice president of programming at Crown Media Family Networks, in a statement.
“There are many more stories to tell about the lives of the beloved characters in this series, and we can’t wait for everyone at home to tune in to see what unfolds.”
When the heart calls recently wrapped up its ninth season in May averaging 2.9 million weekly viewers. According to Hallmark, the finale was the most watched episode of the season with 3.1 million viewers.
A total of 95 episodes have been produced so far. The ninth season culminated with Lucas proposing to Elizabeth.