Account Login/Registration

Access KelownaNow using your Facebook account, or by entering your information below.


Facebook


OR


Register

Privacy Policy

The Okanagan receives great reviews on the Today show

"The most stunningly beautiful location I have ever had the pleasure of working," said actress Rachael Leigh Cook of the Okanagan Valley while on the Today show.

Cook has been touring talk shows promoting her new movie Summer in the Vineyard, which was filmed right here in the Okanagan Valley.

The star of "She's All That" and "Josie and the Pussy Cat Dolls" gave an excellent review of the Okanagan, even going as far as to say "I got married in the Napa Valley, but I've got to say, not to be unpatriotic, the Okanagan's got it beat. It's amazing."

Summer in the Vineyard, a Hallmark movie, and sequel to the popular film Autumn in the Vineyard, is centered around wine and winemaking.

Cook also said she would definitely be interested in returning to the Okanagan to shoot future films.

Summer in the Vineyard premieres on the Hallmark Channel Saturday evening at 9 p.m., following a rerun of Autumn in the Vineyard.

A feature film is set to begin filming in Peachland next week when the critically acclaimed director and musician Andrew Huculiak returns to his home town to shoot his highly-anticipated second dramatic feature titled "I’m Not a Bad Person."



Support local journalism by clicking here to make a one-time contribution or by subscribing for a small monthly fee. We appreciate your consideration and any contribution you can provide.


Visit our Facebook page to comment on this story.

Sign up for local eNews delivered to your inbox by 7 am every day.

Send your comments, news tips, letter to the editor, photos and videos to news@kelownanow.com.

To report a typo, send an email to news@kelownanow.com.





Sun
19℃


Mon
18℃


Tue
20℃


Wed
22℃


Thu
17℃


Fri
16℃

Top Stories

Follow Us

Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook Follow us on Linkedin Follow us on Youtube Listen on Soundcloud Follow Our RSS
Privacy Policy