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Hallmark Channel’s hit series Chesapeake Shores is saying goodbye to its leading man.
Jesse Metcalfe announced that he will be exiting his role as Trace Riley in the series' upcoming fifth season, which is currently in production. Deadline shared a statement from the network.
“A new season of Hallmark Channel’s highly popular scripted series, Chesapeake Shores, is returning this summer. Jesse Metcalfe, who plays Trace Riley, has decided to leave the show. His character’s storyline will wrap up early in Season Five. Jesse is a valued member of the Crown Media family; we look forward to continuing to work with him on projects, including original movies on Hallmark Channel, as well as his Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ movie series, Martha’s Vineyard Mysteries, the next installment of which premieres on May 16. In addition, we are currently in development on another movie in the series.”
Soap fans will remember Metcalfe from his time on NBC’s Passions where he played Miguel Lopez-Fitzgerald.