Starring in the lead role of Grace in God’s Not Dead 2, Melissa Joan Hart talks about how this film affected her, and why she felt she compelled to take this role.
Melissa Joan Hart is best known for her roles best known for her role in Melissa & Joey, 2010, and Sabrina the Teenage Witch, 1996.
Jesse Metcalfe co-stars alongside Melissa Joan Hart, as the charming and sympathetic defense attorney, Tom Engler who fights for Grace’s religious freedoms in a fierce court room battle against those who seek to remove every and any form of Christianity from the public school system.
When Brooke, a hurting student grieving the loss of her brother, reaches out to Grace (Hart), their coffee-shop conversation leads to Grace sharing the hope she finds in Christ. However, when Brooke asks an honest question about Jesus in the classroom, Grace’s reasoned response lands her in big trouble—almost before she finishes giving her answer.
With the principal and superintendant joining forces with a zealous civil liberties group, Grace faces an epic court case that could cost her the career she loves and expel God from the classroom—and the public square—once and for all!
Jesse shares on what it was like to prepare for such a powerful court room drama & how he deepened out his character. Jesse Metcalfe is best known for his role on Dallas 2012, and Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, 2009.
Sonoma Christian Home Founder & Host, Erica Galindo reports – Melissa Joan Hart & Jesse Metcalf God’s Not Dead 2 Interview.