In a career filled with high points, actor Katie Lowes recently fulfilled a lifelong ambition by appearing in her first Christmas movie, CBS' upcoming Christmas Takes Flight -- one of only two original holiday films CBS has produced in a decade. (You can read an interview with Adam Rodriguez, the star of the other movie, A Christmas Proposal, here.) When the offer to play Jenny Beckett -- a pilot trying to save a beloved family Christmas tradition from a Grinch (Evan Williams) who's trying to ground Christmas -- landed in her lap, she didn't hesitate in accepting the role. "Christmas is a very special holiday in so many people's families, and especially my own," she shared in an exclusive interview with MediaVillage. "So, when they said, 'Would you like to be the lead of this Christmas movie?' I was like, 'Yes please, CBS! Let's bring the joy of the season, and let's bring my whole family to beautiful Vancouver for about five or six weeks.
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