Ridini Entertainment NEWS: Hallmark Hall of Fame’s THE LOST VALENTINE wins the night!

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Ridini Entertainment NEWS:  Hallmark Hall of Fame’s THE LOST VALENTINE wins the night!
The Lost Valentine, CBS-TV, January 30, 2011, 9PM ET/PT

The Lost Valentine, CBS-TV, January 30, 2011, 9PM ET/PT

Hallmark Hall of Fame’s  “The Lost Valentine” starring Jennifer Love Hewitt and Betty White (co-written/produced by Ridini Entertainment’s Maryann Ridini Spencer) wins the night with the highest ratings for Hallmark movies in 4 years!

The film was a huge success which not only won its time period in viewers (14.53 million, beating out Fox’s second hour of coverage of the NFL Pro Bowl) but represented the most-watched Hallmark movie in four years (since the film Valley of Light aired in January 2007).  CBS, as the result, finished the night as the most-watched network (11.8 million). Fox was second (11.4 million), followed by ABC (7.5 million) and NBC (4.6 million)!  READ MORE.

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PRESS CLIP SAMPLING FOR “THE LOST VALENTINE”

USA TODAY

“The Lost Valentine” seduced 14.5 million viewers Sunday…READ MORE!

USA TODAY’S Critic’s Corner, CLICK HERE.

TV GUIDE’S Hot List, CLICK HERE.

MOVIE GUIDE REVIEW, CLICK HERE.

ASSOCIATED PRESS, CLICK HERE.

THE LOST VALENTINE:  Teleplay by Maryann Ridini Spencer and Barton Taney. Jennifer Love Hewitt and Brent Shields serve as Executive Producers. Barbara Gangi is producer.  It is produced by Andrew Gottlieb and co-produced by Ken Atchity, Chi-Li Wong and Maryann Ridini Spencer. Darnell Martin directs. The project is a Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions, Inc. in Association with Paulist Productions, Atchity Entertainment International and Ridini Entertainment Corporation.