U.S. actress Andie McDowell takes photographs of the reporters as she arrives at the town hall in Leipzig, eastern Germany, to attend the Osgar media award gala, Saturday, May 12, 2007. (AP Photo/Eckehard Schulz)
May 30, 2012 8:42:25 AM PDT
NEW YORK (AP) -May 30, 2012 --
Andie MacDowell will be a pioneer for the Hallmark Channel, starring in the network's first prime-time series.