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Candace Cameron Bure Says She Was ‘Totally A Stage Mom’ While Daughter Was On Set

Photo from Candace Cameron Bure’s Instagram

Candace Cameron Bure Says She Was ‘Totally A Stage Mom’ While Daughter Was On Set

By Movieguide® Contributor

Candace Cameron Bure’s latest movie is a family affair. Bure acted alongside her daughter Natasha in AURORA TEAGARDEN MYSTERIES: HAUNTED BY MURDER.

In the Hallmark movie, Natasha plays the role of a younger version of Bure’s onscreen character.

“It was so much fun for her to play my character as a high school student,” Bure said, sharing that she was “totally a stage mom” while on set. 

“I was having the best time because I had my camera out, I was videotaping everything,” she laughed. “I’m also the producer of the movie, so I can do whatever I want. And I was just ‘stage-momming’ it up in the best of ways. I loved it.”

This movie marks one of Bure’s last collaborations with Hallmark. She recently signed a deal with GAC Family, and she calls the move “an exciting one.”

“I’m always looking for opportunities to grow professionally and creatively,” the actress explained. “Not only will I continue to act and produce in all of my movies, but I’m now curating content and producing content for both channels as a whole.” 

Movieguide® previously reported on Bure’s move to GAC Family: 

Candace Cameron Bure became the latest Hallmark star to sign on with GAC Media. The company just announced that Bure signed a deal to develop, produce, and star in new movies for the family-friendly network. 

“Candace is adored by generations of fans as one of family entertainment’s most cherished and relatable stars,” President & CEO of GAC Media Bill Abbott said in a press release about the deal. “She has helped build this genre into the mainstream success it is today, and I look forward to working together at GAC Media as we further establish our brands as leaders in quality family programming. I am truly honored that she has chosen to be a part of and help curate her special brand of family entertainment here at Great American Channels.” 

Bure added:  “I’m very excited to develop heartwarming family and faith-filled programming and make the kind of stories my family and I love to watch,” Bure said.  “I am constantly looking for ways that I can inspire people to live life with purpose.  GAC fits my brand perfectly; we share a vision of creating compelling wholesome content for an audience who wants to watch programming for and with the whole family.  Great, quality entertainment with a positive message is what my partnership with GAC is all about!”