In the Hallmark movie Season for Love, Tyler Dawson, a big city chef from San Francisco returns to her Texas hometown of Red Rock, which is known for its BBQ and its annual cookoff. While walking down memory lane, Tyler ends up entering the town’s BBQ cookoff. The twist? Her high school sweetheart Corey Turner (Marc Blucas, Buffy the Vampire Slayer) is the surprise celebrity chef judge. And yes, sparks fly again between the cute couple.
Chef Tyler Dawson is portrayed by Autumn Reeser. She’s known for her roles on The Arrangement (Leslie Bellcamp), Hawaii Five-0 (Gabrielle Asano), Necessary Roughness (Abby), Last Resort (Kylie Sinclair), Entourage (Lizzie Grant), and The O.C. (Taylor Townsend), among others. Entourage, among others. Season for Love premieres on Hallmark on Saturday, August 25 at 9pm.