by Jeff Klayman
With Super Bowl Sunday and Valentine’s Day looming in the next few weeks, what could be more fun than a breezy, romantic romp combining the best of both worlds?
Fans of The Walking Dead will want to tune in to see Emily Kinney playing “personal assistant” Laurel Welk to star quarterback Danny Holland. Trouble is, she’s clueless about football and Danny, recovering from an injury is more concerned with his future in the sport.
A special treat in Love on the Sidelines is an appearance by Football Hall of Fame inductee Joe Theismann
Sounds like the perfect antidote to the post-holidays blues so many of us succumb to at this time of year. Tune in for what is sure to be a touchdown evening of entertainment.
Love on the Sidelines premieres Saturday at 9 p.m. on the Hallmark Channel (check local listings).
Jeff Klayman grew up in New York and had his first play produced at the legendary off-broadway mecca, La Mama E.T.C. Other plays have been produced in Los Angeles and London, England.