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'A Lesson in Romance' stars Kristy Swanson on Hallmark

Kristy Swanson stars in A Lesson in Romance on Hallmark Channel
Kristy Swanson stars in A Lesson in Romance on Hallmark Channel
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A Lesson In Romance” is a Hallmark Channel Original Movie that premiered on April 19, 2014. A family goes to college together in this romance starring Kristy Swanson, Scott Grimes, Paul Butcher and Allie Gonino. Video preview of "A Lesson in Romance" from Hallmark Channel.

Megan Mills (Kristy Swanson) is a career driven mom who has lost touch with her husband Mike (Grimes) and her twins, Sean (Butcher) and Zoe (Gonino). Mike has played "Mr. Mom" to the kids while Megan has found success in business.

Megan gets an unexpected multi-million dollar windfall when her company is sold by her venture capitalist. Unfortunately, she learns that money does not buy happiness, when her children leave for her college. Mike decides to pursue his long-delayed college degree and files for a separation.

Megan decides to follow her family to college, but they are not thrilled to have their mother as a classmate. The twins consistently reject and avoid their mother. Mike is working on living his own life off-campus and also avoids Megan.

A tempting job offer is waiting for Megan back at home, and she begins to wonder if she should give up and drop out of campus life to return to business. Meanwhile, her family warily begins to appreciate her guidance in their lives.

Will the family that graduates together, stay together?

The cast of "A Lesson in Romance" includes Kristy Swanson ("Operation Cupcake," "A Christmas Wish," "Buffy the Vampire Slayer") as Megan Mills; Scott Grimes (“ER”) as Mike Mills: Paul Butcher (“Zooey 101”) as Sean Mills; Allie Gonino (“The Lying Game”) as Zoe Mills; and Dawann Lewis as Dianne.