Travis Kelce Admits He Enjoys Hallmark Movies: 'I Dabble Now'

NFL Star Travis Kelce Dives Into Film Production

by Zain ul Abedin
Travis Kelce Admits He Enjoys Hallmark Movies: 'I Dabble Now'
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Travis Kelce, the Kansas City Chiefs star tight end, recently shared his unexpected appreciation for Hallmark movies during an episode of his podcast, "New Heights." Alongside his brother Jason Kelce, Travis revealed his fondness for feel-good films in a conversation sparked by guest Andrew Santino, a comedian and actor.

The discussion began as they touched upon Lindsay Lohan's new film, "Irish Wish," leading Santino to probe whether Travis was a fan of Hallmark's offerings. Kelce's candid response, "I dabble now. Yeah," highlighted his casual viewership of the channel known for its heartwarming narratives.

The conversation took a playful turn when Santino linked Travis's liking for Hallmark to his affinity for Hallmark cards, noting the company's Kansas City roots, which Travis humorously confirmed with local pride.

Kelce's Hollywood Ventures

Beyond his light-hearted admissions about movie preferences, Travis Kelce is deeply involved in the film industry.

He's an executive producer of "My Dead Friend Zoe," a war dramedy that debuted at the 2024 South by Southwest festival. Further expanding his Hollywood horizon, Kelce recently announced his role in producing a documentary about the legendary artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.

This project, titled "King Pleasure," promises exclusive insights into Basquiat's life through never-before-seen materials from the artist's estate. Travis also expressed a growing interest in furthering his acting career, reflecting on his hosting experience on "Saturday Night Live" as transformative.

He described the preparation and engagement in the entertainment world as profoundly enjoyable, igniting his desire to explore more acting ventures post-football. Kelce has been confirmed as the host of "Are You Smarter Than a Celebrity?", a new spinoff set to stream on Prime Video, where he will continue to charm audiences with his dynamic personality.

This multifaceted approach to his career showcases Travis Kelce not just as a sports figure but as a burgeoning influencer in the entertainment industry, reflecting his diverse interests and talents that extend far beyond the football field.

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