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Hallmark Actress: Candace Cameron Bure

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Candace Cameron Bure is a popular and beloved actress on the Hallmark Channel. She was born on April 6, 1976. Not only is she a talented actress, but she is also an author and an inspirational speaker. From 2015 to 2016, she was a co-host of the daytime television talk show The View.

Beginning of Candace's Acting Career

Candace began acting when she was only five years old. She participated in several national commercials. Candace became well-known in her role as Donna Jo "D.J." Tanner on Full House when she was 10 years old. She continued her role as D.J. Tanner-Fuller on Fuller House.

Since 1982, she has had guest roles on series like Alice, St. Elsewhere and Who's the Boss? and Some Kind of Wonderful.

Candace's Hallmark Acting Career

Candace is well-known and well-loved for her many roles in movies on the Hallmark Channel. She has appeared in so many movies Christmas movies on Hallmark that she is being called the "Queen of Christmas."

Candace's first movie on the Hallmark Channel was Moonlight and Mistletoe that was released in 2008. After her first movie, she entered into a long-term partnership with Hallmark and signed on to film more movies that continue to this day.

So far, the Hallmark actress has starred in 29 Hallmark movies. She has had a leading role in at least one Hallmark movie every year. In 2015, she appeared in five movies. In 2016 and 2017 she appeared in three movies. In 2018 and 2019 she appeared in four movies. In 2020, Candace appeared in three Hallmark movies and four in 2021. She is also the executive producer of over a dozen of her movies.

Included in Candace's total are her Aurora Teagarden Mysteries stand-alone movies.


Candace Cameron Bure's 29 Hallmark Movies


Moonlight & Mistletoe, November 29, 2008

Christopher Wiehl

Santaville is on the verge of bankruptcy and resident St. Nick is hoping for a Christmas miracle.

Puppy Love, September 8, 2012

Victor Webster

When single mom moves to a new town with her young daughter, she agrees to adopt a pooch to keep them company.

Let It Snow, November 30, 2013

Jesse Hutch

An executive prepares a presentation to transform a rustic lodge into a new hot spot.

Christmas Under Wraps, Novemver 29, 2014

David O'Donnell

Lauren must take the only available position as a head doctor in the small, remote town of Garland, Alaska.

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: A Bone to Pick, April 4, 2015

Marilu Henner

When a member of the Real Murders Club dies, Aurora inherits her house with a skull hidden inside.

Just the Way You Are, May 9, 2015

Ty Olsson

A successful matchmaker has lost the spark in her own marriage after 15 years. She goes on a blind date with her husband to rekindle the spark.

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: Real Murders, July 26, 2015

Marilu Henner

A librarian hosts a murder mystery club..

A Christmas Detour: November 28, 2015

Paul Greene

Paige is caught up in a snowstorm and must find her way to meet her fiance’s parents before her wedding

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: Three Bedrooms, One Corpse, June 12, 2016

Marilu Henners and Yannick Bisson

Aurora finds the body of a rival realtor in the backyard when she shows a house for her mother who is a realtor.

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: The Julius House, August 16, 2016

Marilu Henners and Yannick Bisson

Aurora buys a house where the Julius family disappeared four years ago.

Journey Back to Christmas, November 27, 2016

Oliver Hudson

Hanna is caught up in the Christmas Comet that appeared for the first time in 70 years.

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: Dead Over Heels, March 19, 2017

Marilu Henners and Yannick Bisson

Aurora investigates the murder of Detective Sergeant Jack Burns

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: A Bundle of Trouble, May 21, 2017

Marilu Henners and Yannick Bisson

Aurora must find out why the mother of a newborn baby disappeared leaving $10,000 cash in a diaper bag.

Switched for Christmas, November 25, 2017

Eion Baioey and Mark Deklin

Identical twin sisters switch lives for Christmas to see what it would be like.

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: Last Scene Alive, January 7, 2018

Marilu Henner and Yannick Bisson

Three days after a film crew comes to town, the lead actress is murdered.

An Aurora Teagarden Mystery: Reap What You Sew, April 15, 2018

Marilu Henner

After Aurora finds a woman murdered in her home, she suspects four suspects and four motives.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: The Disappearing Game, July 29, 2018

Marilu Henner and Niall Matter

Aurora investigates the disappearance of her nephew and his roommate following the suspicious death of the roommate's girlfriend,

A Shoe Addict's Christmas, November 25, 2018

Luke Macfarlane

An angel shows Noelle Christmases past, present, and future.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: A Game of Cat and Mouse, August 4, 2019

Niall Matter

Aurora is left clues to find a mysterious criminal who commits serious crimes.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: An Inheritance to Die For, August 11, 2019

Niall Matter

Aurora and Real Murders Club investigate the murder of a woman who dies from poisoning at a wedding.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: A Very Foul Play, August 18, 2019

Niall Matter

Aurora and her friends must solve a real murder at a resort during a true crime convention.

Christmas Town, December 1, 2019

Tim Rozon

Woman leaves everything behind in Boston to embark on a new chapter in her life and career.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Heist and Seek, May 17, 2020

Niall Matter

Aurora and the Real Murders Club must investigate the theft of a priceless crown during a benefit gala.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Reunited and It Feels So Deadly, October 18, 2020

Niall Matter

A body is found in the hotel pool at Aurora's high school reunion.

If I Only Had Christmas, November 29, 2020

Warren Christie

At Christmas, a cheerful publicist teams up with a cynical VP to help a charity.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: How to Con a Con, March 14, 2021

Niall Matter

Aurora sets out with her fiancé Nick and the Real Murders Club to solve the murder of her mother's client.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Til Death Do Us Part, June 13, 2021

Niall Matter

Just days before their wedding, Aurora and Nick race to solve the cold case involving her father before they walk down the aisle.

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Honeymoon, Honeymurder, August 21, 2021

Niall Matter

Aurora and Nick discover a body while on their "pre-honeymoon" getaway,

The Christmas Contest, November 28, 2021

John Brotherton, former ‘Fuller House’ co-star

Exes Lara and Ben compete in a Christmas contest to win money for the charity of their choosing.

Candace Cameron Bure and Paul Greene in "A Christmas Detour"

Candace Cameron Bure and Paul Greene in "A Christmas Detour"

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Personal Life

Candace married Russian NHL hockey player Valeri Bure on June 22, 1996 when she was 20 years ago. They are the parents of a daughter, Natasha, born in August 1998, and two sons, Lev born in February 2000, and Maksim, born in January 2002.

Bure is a conservative Republican. She became a Christian at the age of 12, and she speaks openly about her faith, and she credits it for being a binding force in her long marriage. Candace has worked with philanthropic Christian organizations and has served as a columnist for Christian Women Online Magazine.

She has a line of inspirational books on Amazon, including her very own special edition of One Step Closer Bible in the New Living Translation.

Candace Cameron Bure with her husband and three children

Candace Cameron Bure with her husband and three children

Family Businesses

Candace is the co-founder of Candy Rock Entertainment where the mission is to focus on developing family-friendly content.

The actress and her husband launched Bure Family Wines in 2006. Later, they became owners of a two-acre vineyard in Napa Valley, California.


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