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Christmas Movies: 'A Sugar & Spice Holiday'

25 October, 2020

Synopsis: Suzie (Jacky Lai) is a rising young architect, who returns to her small hometown in Maine for Christmas where her Chinese-American parents, Pete (Tzi Ma) and Mimi (Lillian Lim), run the local Lobster Bar. Following the loss of her beloved grandmother who was a legendary baker in their community, Suzie is guilted into following in her grandmother’s footsteps by entering the local gingerbread house competition. Teaming up with an old high school friend Billy (Tony Giroux), who grew up to be a catch, Suzie must find the right recipes and mix of sugar and spice infused with her cultural traditions to win the competition and perhaps find some love in the process.(Courtesy Lifetime, 2020)

The Cast:
Jacky Lai as Suzie
Tony Giroux as Billy
Tzi Ma as Pete
Lillian Lim as Mimi

Production Credits:
A Sugar & Spice Holiday also stars renowned Asian American actor Tzi Ma. The film is produced by Lighthouse Pictures and executive produced by Nancy Bennett, Shawn Williamson and Jamie Goehring. The creatives behind the movie also include a trio of Asian women - director Jennifer Liao, writer Eirene Donohue and casting director Judy JK Lee – in creating the authentic vision of the movie.

It premiered Sunday, December 13th, 2020 on Lifetime.