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Mrs. Miracle Debuting on DVD November 16th

Contact: Corrie Hirokawa, 323-933-3399, chirokawa@mprm.com

CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 29 /Christian Newswire/ -- James Van Der Beek (Varsity Blues, TV's "Dawson's Creek") and five-time Emmy® Award winner Doris Roberts (TV's "Everybody Loves Raymond") star in the adaptation of best-selling novelist Debbie Macomber's Mrs. Miracle, debuting on DVD November 16th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Affirm Films. This heart-warming and inspirational film also stars Erin Karpluk (TV's "Life Unexpected") and Chelah Horsdal in the story of a father (Van Der Beek) who is destined to find faith and renewed hope for his family after he loses the love of his life. The top-rated Hallmark Channel film will be available on DVD for $20.95 SRP.

Overwhelmed widower Seth Webster (Van Der Beek) is searching for a housekeeper to help him with his rambunctious six year old twin sons. Mrs. Merkle (Roberts) -- whom the boys call "Mrs. Miracle" -- mysteriously appears and quickly becomes an irreplaceable nanny, chef, friend ... and matchmaker. From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Debbie Macomber comes this whimsical holiday story filled with good tidings and great joy.

Based on the book by Debbie Macomber, Mrs. Miracle was directed by Michael Scott from a screenplay by David Golden. Executive Producers include Dan Wigutow, Debbie Macomber, and Michael Scott.

Mrs. Miracle initially aired on The Hallmark Channel on December 5, 2009.

Mrs. Miracle has a running time of approximately 92 minutes and is not rated. Artwork and digital clips are available for download at www.sphepublicity.com. Visit Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on the web at www.SonyPictures.com.

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If you are interested in a review copy, giveaway or interviews with Debbie Maycomb, James Van Der Beek or Doris Roberts please contact: Corrie Hirokawa at: chirokawa@mprm.com