When Calls the Heart season 8 has come to an end but will the Hallmark series return for season 9 and if so, when is the release date likely to be?
Season 8 of When Calls the Heart ended in heartwarming fashion on May 9th.
Episode 12 finally saw Elizabeth, Lucas and Nathan’s love triangle get resolved while further change was afoot in Hope Valley.
But the big question that fans have after the season 8 finale is whether or not When Calls the Heart will return to the Hallmark Channel for season 9 and if there’s a release date on the horizon.
When Calls the Heart season 8 on Hallmark
Season 8 of When Calls the Heart arrived on the Hallmark Channel on February 21st, 2021 and new episodes have aired on Sundays ever since.
After teasing the resolution to Elizabeth’s love triangle for some time, the new season promised to see the character finally make up her mind and choose between Lucas and Nathan.
As ever in the world of TV, however, When Calls the Heart made its fans wait until season 8’s final chapter to find out the crucial piece of information we’ve all been anxious to discover.
Season 9 is confirmed
That’s right, When Calls the Heart has been renewed for season 9 by the Hallmark Channel.
The announcement of When Calls the Heart season 9 came shortly after the season 8 finale came to an end.
Speaking in a video on Hallmark’s social media channels, actress Erin Krakow excitedly revealed that When Calls the Heart will be returning for season 9.
Season 9 release
- The exact release date for When Calls the Heart season 9 has not been announced at the time of writing.
As part of the new season announcement video, it was confirmed that the next instalment of When Calls the Heart will arrive in 2022 although no exact release date was announced.
For the last few years, however, When Calls the Heart has returned on the third Sunday in February.
If season 9 was to do the same thing, then we could expect it to arrive on February 20th, 2022.
Season 8 of When Calls the Heart came to an end on Hallmark on May 9th, 2021.