It is formally time to get festive by binge-watching all of the Christmas motion pictures. And be careful Hallmark, Lifetime has a fairly hefty Christmas film lineup of their very own, together with The Christmas Aunt, which premieres tonight. A part of Lifetime’s It is a Fantastic Lifetime vacation film schedule, The Christmas Aunt is a couple of girl named Rebecca Miller who goes house to care for her niece and nephew and occurs to run into her childhood greatest buddy, Drew.
“As the children’ religion within the vacation grows, Rebecca and Drew’s friendship returns, and he or she begins taking a look at Drew in an entire new gentle,” the film’s abstract describes. Feels like a Christmas film, alright! Because it seems, the actress who performs Rebecca Miller, Keshia Knight Pulliam, has a Christmas movie-worthy relationship of her personal.
Who’s Keshia Knight Pulliam’s Boyfriend?
Keshia’s boyfriend is actor Brad James. He is been in a pair Christmas motion pictures of his personal (Marry Me for Christmas in 2013 and Merry Christmas, Child in 2016), and has additionally been in TV reveals like Superstition, A Home Divided, and Outer Banks, together with movies like Zodiac Signal and Prisoners. The 39-year-old really spent a while within the Marines earlier than changing into an actor, and appeared in a bunch of commercials earlier than he landed an official position. Keshia and Brad met whereas on set for Satisfaction and Prejudice: Atlanta in 2019 — however they knew one another earlier than that. Form of.
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“Apparently, I did not notice this, however we crossed paths earlier than we did Satisfaction and Prejudice, the film how we met. However we by no means like met-met earlier than then. I am not going to lie, however I did not keep in mind assembly him earlier than Satisfaction and Prejudice, but it surely was on the film that he did the entire, ‘Yeah you must…we should always speak about enterprise,” she mentioned throughout an Instagram Reside Chat.
However the two appeared to truly fall in love on the set of Satisfaction and Prejudice. Like, actually. “We had been taking pictures a scene, proper? We’re strolling right into a church. It is how the film opened. The pathway is easy, the church is filled with extras and everyone’s in there, ready. We had been strolling into the church, it is our first time being seen and everyone’s ready on us to enter. Room full of individuals. This one journeys over nothing and falls into my arms,” Brad describes.
“He did catch me as a result of I used to be about to chew it actually laborious,” Keshia mentioned.
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Keshia says that her earlier marriage made her notice what she did and did not need in a relationship:
“I believe that it’s higher when you’ve been married since you’re very clear on what you don’t need. It makes it a lot clearer once you see what it’s you do need,” she mentioned. “And then you definately additionally know what you’re entering into. Once you’re youthful, you’re offered this fairytale on what marriage needs to be. You’re feeling like when you’ve been married and you’ve got been divorced, you will have a really completely different perspective. You perceive the work that goes in and the distinction within the work, as a result of persons are like, ‘Marriage is tough!’ However no no no, a few of that stuff simply means he’s not the one for you. It’s not that tough. Nevertheless it does imply that it’s important to have two individuals who actively need to be right here, who need to work at it, who need to make one another blissful and make one another a precedence. Once you do this, you may be profitable.”
Watch The Christmas Aunt tonight on Lifetime at eight p.m. EST.