“Sweet dog that it is, the Golden was not very attentive and was easily distracted and so was replaced when it came time to do the series.
In the pilot episode, Trace establishes immediately that he has had his dog, Axel, for at least 10 years. However, eagle-eyed fans noticed that Axel changed breeds from a beautiful Golden Retriever in the pilot to a (equally beautiful) German Shepherd from the second episode onwards.
Saying goodbye. Jesse Metcalfe's Trace Riley made his final appearance on Hallmark Channel's Chesapeake Shores on Sunday, August 22, and now, the actor is revealing why he chose to leave the show. “Life's all about growth.
“[I]t was an amazing journey doing Chesapeake Shores. I'm so thankful to Hallmark for the opportunity,” he said, adding that he was “very creatively fulfilled for four seasons.” However, he felt that he'd reached the limits of what he could do when it came to portraying Trace.
A longtime musician himself, Metcalfe previously spoke with ET about his hope to release music of his own, and how much he likes performing his original songs on the show. Then suddenly, Metcalfe announced he would be leaving "Chesapeake Shores" in Season 5 (via Deadline).
She also grew up with Trace Riley having been childhood friends with him and eventually they became a romantic couple when they were teenagers. They had a serious relationship together as many people from their family to hometown friends always assumed they would get together and eventually marry.
Is Abby pregnant on Chesapeake Shores? Abby the character isn't pregnant, but actress Meghan Ory was! She was around in her third trimester when filming season 2, and her second child with fellow actor and husband John Reardon was on the way as season 4 premiered.
Jess earned her special citation, mentioned in previous episodes, during some sort of crisis which occurred during her semester at sea. Apparently her ship sank and she and many of her classmates ended up in the water.
In the Chesapeake Shores Season 5 premiere, we saw Trace and Abby come to the tough conclusion that they didn't have a future together.
The O'Brien House: Undoubtedly the most iconic location of Chesapeake Shores is the beautiful house in the woodlands by the waters on Stewart Road.
The great news that we can report on here is pretty simple: Treat is not leaving the show. As a matter of fact, the writers didn't even make you wait that long for answers! They confirmed that Mick was okay and was carted to the hospital less than ten minutes into the episode.
Metcalfe met Cara Santana in 2009. They got engaged in August 2016. The couple ended their engagement and broke up in January 2020.
Metcalfe is known for his role as John Rowland on ABC's Desperate Housewives. He most recently starred in Hallmark Channel's Chesapeake Shores. On the film side, he'll next be seen starring alongside Chad Michael Murray in Emmett/Furla Films' Fortress trilogy.
Buckle up, because you're in for a tense ride. It's been two months and three weeks since Kevin (Brendan Penny) and Sarah (Jessica Sipos) got married, to give you an idea of how long it's been in-story on Chesapeake Shores.
Chesapeake Shores follows the life and times of the O'Brien family and focuses on Abby O'Brien (Meghan Ory). After her divorce, Abby moves back home to Chesapeake Shores with her two children and rekindles a romance with her high school sweetheart, Trace Riley (Jesse Metcalfe).
ABBY O'BRIEN 34, she's a fit, trim, beautiful young woman of Irish-American extraction, the divorced mother of 8 year old twins. The product of a broken home, Abby left her home town of Chesapeake Shores at an early age and started the uphill climb to stellar success.
Fortunately, nothing goes wrong on the day of the ceremony. They get married, David lives, and they're as cute as ever. In fact, the drama the day of the wedding comes from Jess' sisters, as both Abby (Meghan Ory) and Bree (Emilie Ullerup) have two men interested in them — and present at the reception.
Georgia retired from the military and just recently took an ER job in Daytona. She explains to the family that once Kevin finishes his recovery at home in Chesapeake Shores they are planning to move to Daytona. The news that Kevin will be convalescing at home is a surprise to everyone.
Trace needed to take those trips out to realize how important Abby was and that you can't pursue two dreams with the same vehemence if one dream kills the other. Jess and David are engaged!
The doctor has happy news for the couple: Sarah's pregnant! Bree (Emilie Ullerup) may have accidentally ended up inviting Jerry (Matthew Kevin Anderson) to be her plus one to Jess' (Laci J. Mailey) wedding, but she's not exactly torn between him and Luke (Stephen Huszar).
Biography. Deciding not to uproot her children from their home, friends and family, Megan moved to New York leaving her children with her ex-husband Mick when Abby was just 17.
On March 29, Hallmark announced it had renewed Chesapeake Shores for season 6. The upcoming season will be the last for the show, which premiered in 2016. “The news is finally here! #ChesapeakeShores is coming back for a sixth, albeit final, season.
Sunday night's episode of Chesapeake Shores certainly was an emotional one. Season five may have only just kicked off, but fans were left devastated as they bid farewell to Jesse Metcalfe's character Trace following his decision to leave the small Maryland town for "a fresh start".