'Christmas in Conway' to air Dec. 1 on WWAY and ABC

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- A made-for-TV movie shot in Wilmington this summer will air just in time for the holidays on WWAY and ABC.

A spokeswoman for Hallmark Hall of Fame confirmed "Christmas in Conway" will air on Dec. 1.

The movie stars Mary-Louise Parker, Andy Garcia and Mandy Moore. It shot in Wilmington throughout August.

Parker plays an ailing woman named Suzy Gainsborough, whose husband attempts to build a Ferris wheel in their backyard for the perfect Christmas present, as he proposed to her many years ago on one. For the storyline, the production built the Ferris wheel in the backyard of a Forest Hills home.

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