So much love! The cast of Virgin River is used to drama on camera, but off screen the actors have a close bond — and lots of fun filming their Netflix show.Fans were introduced to midwife and nurse practitioner Melinda “Mel” Monroe (Alexandra Breckenridge) in 2019 when she relocated to the small town of Virgin River, California, to give her life a refresh.Throughout seasons 1 to 4, Mel discovers that the sleepy town she thought he was moving to is actually full of twists and turns.
At the heart of the drama is her relationship with local bar owner Jack Sheridan (Martin Henderson).While the twosome got engaged during season 4 of the show, which premiered in July 2022, their relationship has been anything but smooth.
Mel’s pregnancy and the question of who the father is has been somewhat of a sore spot for the couple.Season 5 of the show, which began filming in summer 2022, will hopefully put all the baby drama to rest as the duo prepare to become parents. (Mel previously thought that her late husband, Mark — played by Daniel Gillies — could be the father.)As fans await the next chapter of the drama series, they can take a look back at the cast’s best moments behind-the-scenes.
In fact, many of the show’s stars, including Henderson and Breckenridge often post pictures from set dating back to season 1.The cast’s bond has become more apparat as the seasons have continued and Ben Hollingsworth, who plays Dan Brady, couldn’t help but gush over his Virgin River “family” in July 2022.“That sense of community is what I think makes this show so great.Read more on usmagazine.com