Consider it as your favourite Hallmark film come to life. Set within the scenic, snow-covered mountains of Austria, HBO Max’s 12 Dates of Christmas follows three leads—Chad Savage, Christian Religion Fernandez and Garrett Marcantel—as they got down to discover real love. Or, no less than a particular somebody to deliver residence for the vacations.
And whereas Religion and Chad’s endings on the present have been pure TV magic, Garrett’s fortunately ever after seemed a bit totally different. Introduced with six suitors, the actual property developer, who got here out as homosexual 5 years in the past, selected…nobody. Now, as followers (and his dates) query his determination, the 29-year-old appears to be like again on his proverbial journey and why he regrets nothing.
Pre-pandemic, I used to be simply dwelling my common life in NYC once I bought a DM request on Instagram. The message was a few Christmas relationship present and I assumed it seemed like a rip-off. I imply, a Christmas relationship present? C’mon. However, shortly after, I obtained a follow-up electronic mail from the identical particular person they usually appeared fairly severe about speaking this by means of. I figured, “OK, I will give them 10 minutes and listen to them out.” Little did I understand how these 10 minutes would change my life…
Heading into 12 Dates of Christmas, I did not have any expectations. I had an open thoughts and considered it as the start of an journey. It was such a random alternative that I figured possibly one thing actually particular would unfold. I imply, I like assembly new individuals and I would get to dwell in a citadel. Plus, once I heard the gown code was fits and tuxedos, I assumed, why the hell not?