Soap Alums Jack Wagner and Cameron Mathison Snag Pilot For Hallmark Channel


Former soap stars

Jack Wagner


Cameron Mathison

are gearing up to star in a two-hour backdoor pilot for the Hallmark Channel. If the pilot performs well, it has the potential to be made into a primetime series. Wagner and Mathison will star in

My Gal Sunday

, based on the book of short stories of the same name by

New York Times

best selling author

Mary Higgins Clark


The drama revolves around Sandra “Sunday” O’Brien-Parker (

Rachel Blanchard

), a well-known attorney and private investigator and her new husband and partner Henry (Mathison), who also happens to be the outgoing White House Secretary of State.

After a year of wedded bliss and Henry’s leadership as Governor of California, the couple must race to save Sunday’s father, Danny (Wagner) and mother Miriam (Janet-Laine Green) after they are kidnapped.

My Gal Sunday, which began filming July 24, is slated to air next year on the Hallmark Channel.