Danica McKellar this week joked that the characters she’s performed in Christmas films have “rubbed off” on her after she revealed she and her household moved from Los Angeles to rural Tennessee final summer season.
“My husband and I’ve been wanting extra nature for a very long time. We had been type of able to not be in a metropolis anymore,” the “Marvel Years” actress instructed Folks journal in an interview revealed Saturday.
She added, “I’m simply loving the truth that my Christmas movie characters have rubbed off on me. I believe it is only a great instance of life imitating artwork.”
McKellar, whose newest vacation film is “Christmas on the Drive-In,” stated she’s internet hosting a small Thanksgiving at her new residence this yr however she needs to get a bounce on Christmas.
“I am gonna have a Christmas tree up in all probability subsequent week. Let’s get this going,” she joked.
The 47-year-old has lived in Los Angeles since she was a baby however she and her husband have hung out within the Volunteer State.
When the couple was of their first month of courting and “couldn’t stand to be aside,” McKellar stated he flew to Nashville whereas she was capturing a film in Kentucky. “We had this nice weekend collectively.”
She additionally stated they’re drawn to the creativity of the music scene in Nashville.
The house she and her husband, her son and her mom moved to is about an hour outdoors of the capital.
“Memphis and Nashville are each leisure cities. They’re identified for music. Being from L.A. and being an entertainer, it is good to have artistic individuals round,” she stated.
The Hallmark-turned-Nice American Household Christmas film star stated whereas she’s having fun with settling into her home, “For me, truthfully, it is largely in regards to the yard. She added that she has maple bushes which are turning “gold and pink and orange and crimson” within the autumn air – one thing uncommon in L.A.