In the TV movie Summer Villa, American romance novelist Terry (Hilarie Burton) is struggling with writer’s block. She tries to break through it by renting a villa in France. When she arrives, she’s surprised to discover she’s not alone in the villa. The owner’s brother, celebrity chef Matthew, is also working on some professional issues (he just got a bad restaurant review). Before long the attractive couple spend more time together and fall in love.
Matthew is portrayed by Victor Webster. The Canadian-born actor moved to the California when he was 13. He’s known for his roles on Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce (Carl), Continuum (Carlos Fonnegra), Castle (Josh Davidson), Melrose Place (Caleb Brewer), Lincoln Heights (Dr. Christian Mario), Charmed (Coop), and Mutant X (Brennan), among others. Victor Summer Villa will premiere on Hallmark Channel on Saturday, July 23 at 9pm. It will air again on July 24 at 3pm, July 30 at 7pm, July 31 at 11am, and August 27 at 3pm.