THE SEARCH FOR HER BIRTH MOTHER LEADS KELLIE MARTIN TO A MURDER IN MYSTERY WOMAN, �AT FIRST SIGHT�
Guest Star Michael Cole Joins �Mod Squad� Co-Star Clarence Williams III
in the Hallmark Channel Mystery Movie
Premiering Saturday, January 21
When mystery bookstore owner Samantha Kinsey (Kellie Martin) finds her birth
mother she also discovers a dead man in the woman�s living room in Mystery Woman,
�At First Sight,� a Hallmark Channel Mystery Movie premiering Saturday, January 21
Mystery Woman also stars Nina Siemaszko (�The West Wing�), Clarence
Williams III (�Mod Squad�) and Casey Sander (�Grace Under Fire�). �At First Sight�
guest stars include Williams�s �Mod Squad� co-star Michael Cole, Charlie Schlatter
(�Diagnosis Murder�), Christine Lakin (�Step by Step�), Kathryn Harrold (�I�ll Fly Away�),
Scott Michael Campbell (�Christy� with Kellie Martin), Eyal Podell (�Behind Enemy Lines�)
and John Aprea (�Another World�).
A recurring nightmare and vision problems present Samantha with a new
boyfriend, handsome eye-doctor Ben Stafford (Podell), and a problem. She needs to
know her family medical history. But she has never told anyone that she accidentally
found out that she was adopted. Assistant District Attorney Cassie Thomas
(Sziemasko), and the son (Schlatter) of the lawyer who arranged her adoption, help lead
her to the door of her birth mother (Harrold), half-sister (Lakin) and stepfather (Aprea).
When the local sheriff (Campbell) arrests her mother for murder, Samantha
suspects her new found family is hiding some unsavory truths. Meanwhile, Philby
(Williams), the bookstore�s normally unflappable manager, is taken by surprise by a visit
from his former agency partner (Cole), on the trail of a psychic spy whom Philby supposedly took out years before. It seems Police Chief Connors (Sander) is holding the
dead man for drunk driving and the former partners need to get to him.
Mystery Woman was created by Michael Sloan. Joyce Burditt, creator of the
acclaimed series �Diagnosis Murder,� is executive producer for the franchise. Mystery
Woman, �At First Sight� was written by Mark Saraceni (�JAG,� �The Sopranos�) and
directed by Kellie Martin.
Mystery Woman is a Hallmark Entertainment presentation in association with
Alpine Medien and Larry Levinson Productions. Robert Halmi, Jr. and Larry Levinson are
executive producers. Nick Lombardo and Michael Moran are co-executive producers.
Randy Pope and Lincoln Lageson are producers.
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of high-quality entertainment programming to a national audience of 71 million
subscribers. The program service is distributed through more than 5,100 cable systems
and communities as well as direct-to-home satellite services across the country.
Crown Media also operates a second 24-hour linear channel, Hallmark Movie Channel.
Through its subsidiary, Crown Media Distribution, LLC, Crown also distributes titles from
its award-winning collection of movies, miniseries and films for exhibition in a variety of
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