Tom Selleck’s Jesse Stone will be Lost in Paradise when the TV-movie franchise’s ninth installment makes its premiere on Hallmark Channel, on Sunday, Oct. 18 at 9/8c.
Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise — which costars William Devane (24), Gloria Reuben (Mr. Robot), Leslie Hope (24) and Luke Perry (Beverly Hills, 90210) — will then air on the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries channel the following Sunday, Oct. 25, at 9 pm.
Based on the bestselling books by Robert B. Parker, the Jesse Stone films previously aired on CBS.
The films’ 10th-anniversary installment finds Paradise Police Chief Stone (Blue Bloods‘ Selleck) agreeing to serve as a consultant on an unsolved murder case in Boston. The local police suspect “The Boston Ripper,” a killer who is already behind bars, but Stone believes the murderer is a bit closer to home, setting him off on an investigation filled with surprises and grave danger.
“Tom Selleck is a TV legend and Jesse Stone is a cornerstone franchise on our very successful Hallmark Movies & Mysteries,” Crown Media Family Networks EVP Michelle Vicary said in a statement. “While unprecedented to debut a program across our networks, we want Tom’s millions of fans to see one of TV’s greatest actors reprise one of his best roles ever.”