Actress Jennifer Love Hewitt , who was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of a prostitute in “The Client List,” is starring is a new Hallmark Hall of Fame Movie, “The Lost Valentine.” Hewitt starred in “The Ghost Whisperer” for five years, from 2005 -2010.
The Lost Valentine
“The Lost Valentine” stars Betty White and Jennifer Love Hewitt it a story of lost love and new love. Betty White portrays a woman whose husband went missing in action during World War II. Jennifer Love Hewitt portrays a reporter who investigates his disappearance. She meets and falls in love with the grandson of the tragic couple. “The Lost Valentine” is a Hallmark Hall of Fame movie that premieres on CBS on January 30, 2011. Actress Betty White in The Lost Valentine and Hot in Cleveland
The Client List
“The Client List” is an Original Lifetime TV movie based on the true story of a wife and mother who turns to prostitution when the family hits hard times. Jennifer Love Hewitt portrays Samantha Horton, a former Texas homecoming queen with a loving husband and child. When her husband loses his job, the family is in danger of losing their house. Samantha goes to work as a massage therapist and finds that it is a full-service facility.
Initially, Samantha is repulsed at the idea of working as a prostitute, but she soon finds she has a knack for the business. She is so good at it that she a list of steady johns who shower her with money and jewelry. Samantha makes a lot of money, pays off the mortgage and lavishes gifts on her family. She finds that she likes having money and continues with the secret prostitution after the family’s financial woes have been resolved.
When the prostitution ring is busted, Samantha has a secret weapon that can reduce her sentence – “The Client List.”
Hewitt gives a likable quality to a somewhat repugnant story. She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Made for Television Movie, but the award went to Claire Danes for her portrayal of Temple Grandin on January 16, 2011.
“The Client List “premiered on Lifetime TV in 2010 and airs on the cable network periodically.
The Ghost Whisperer
“The Ghost Whisperer” starred Jennifer Love Hewitt as Melinda Gordon as a woman who had the ability to communicate with earthbound spirits, or ghosts. As an intermediary between the dead and the living, Melinda was sensitive to the people around her. The Ghost Whisperer aired on CBS from 2005 – 2010.