NBC’s beloved holiday movie, Miracle At Gate 213, which co-stars award-winning Latina recording artist Jaci Velasquez, has won the prestigious platinum Remi Award at the 2014 WorldFest Film Festival in Houston, TX. Produced by Faith for Today for the National Council of Churches, Miracle At Gate 213 beat out several hundred contenders at WorldFest to take top spot in the “TV Special-Dramatic” category.
“I am honored and humbled to be part of such an inspiring project like Miracle At Gate 213,” says Velasquez. “Working with incredible actors like Shirley Jones, Louis Gossett, Della Reese, and the amazing Deniece Williams, is an opportunity I will cherish forever. The success of Miracle At Gate 213 is testament to the positive impact that interfaith, family friendly programming is having on the entertainment industry, and in the lives of viewers across the country.”
Jaci Velasquez co-stars in Miracle At Gate 213 as flight attendant, Elena Craig, who along with other Christmas Eve travelers, is stranded at the airport due to an unexpected weather delay. As the night unfolds, the fortuitous interactions between the travelers allow for each to be gifted their own “miracle” at Gate 213. Miracle At Gate 213 aired Christmas Day 2013 on NBC stations around the country. Watch the trailer for Miracle At Gate 213 below.
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