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Candace Cameron Bure focusing on faith-based Christmas movies with ‘purpose’

Candace Cameron Bure The holiday is in the spirit, and the actress wants to bring Christianity back into the Christmas movies she stars in.

“I think the Great American Family will center the traditional wedding,” the “Fuller House” the star told wall street journal She joined the new network earlier this year.

bure is gone hallmark channel In April. She worked with the popular network for more than a decade, previously starring in 10 holiday movies and 30 films for Hallmark’s Crown Media.

“My heart wants to tell stories that have more meaning and purpose and depth behind them,” she told the outlet. “I knew that the people behind Great American Family were Christians who loved the Lord and wanted to promote faith programming and wholesome family entertainment.”

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In a previous statement, Bure shared how his personal beliefs align with those of the Great American Family.

Candace Cameron Bure left the Hallmark Channel after spending a decade working with the network.

Candace Cameron Bure left the Hallmark Channel after spending a decade working with the network.
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“I’m very excited to continue developing heartwarming family and faith-filled programming, and it’s the kind of stories my family and I love to watch,” he added.

Candace Cameron Bure said she wants to bring Christianity back to Christmas movies.

Candace Cameron Bure said she wants to bring Christianity back to Christmas movies.
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“I’m constantly looking for ways I can inspire people to live a life of purpose.”

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While Bure did not touch on his departure from Hallmark Channel, he did say, “It’s basically a completely different network than when I started because of the leadership change.”

Actress Candace Cameron Bure visits Hallmark "Home &  family" at Universal Studios Hollywood on January 10, 2019 in Universal City, Calif.

Actress Candace Cameron Bure visits Hallmark’s “Home and Family” at Universal Studios Hollywood on January 10, 2019 in Universal City, California.
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Bill Abbott, former CEO of Hallmark Channel, now leads Great American Family.

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