As recently reported, Julie Benz stars in the Lifetime Movie “Held Hostage” which is set to premiere in July 2009. Besides this tv movie project, the busy actress worked on a film that has been shot in Santa Ynez. The film titled “Uncorked” will air on December 31, 2009 on Hallmark.
On IMDb this plot summary can be found:
Johnny is a high-powered executive who is definitely not looking to fall in love but a business conference takes her to wine country she meets a handsome widower Andrew who invites Johnny to meet his family after she loses her job. In helping his parents’ winery she begins to fall in love with him and his family but when she gets offered another job she has to chose between her career or Andrew.
According to www.santabarbaraca.com, the film is a fun little wine story produced by Larry Levinson Productions.
[…] The production shot five days exclusively at the very picturesque Lincourt Winery out on Alamo Pintado Road and, according to a representative of the winery, the production company was fantastic to deal with, very professional and respectful of the property and community. Uncorked stars Julie Benz and other as yet unnamed cast. Ms. Benz has appeared in numerous feature films and television productions most recently including the surprise hit reboot of Rambo. […] March 2009