[04/14/08 - 11:03 AM]
Critically Acclaimed Lifetime Original Movie 'The Memory Keeper's Daughter' Becomes Network's Most-Watched Original Movie Since 1995 Delivering 4.5 Million Homes and 4.5 Million W18+ Lifetime spins the numbers for Saturday, April 12.
[04/14/08 - 07:47 AM]
Patricia Cornwell, the #1 International Bestselling Author, and Lifetime Make Television History with First-Ever Adaptation of Two of Cornwell's Acclaimed Crime Novels Her #1 New York Times bestseller, "At Risk," and its sequel, "The Front," to be published by G. P. Putnam's Sons in May, have been optioned by the Network.
[03/06/08 - 10:00 AM]
Dermot Mulroney ('My Best Friend's Wedding'), Oscar(R) and Golden Globe(R) Nominated Actress Emily Watson ('Breaking the Waves') and Gretchen Mol ('The Notorious Bettie Paige'), Star in the Lifetime Original Movie Event, 'The Memory Keeper's Daughter' Based on the runaway best-selling book by Kim Edwards of the same
name, "The Memory Keeper's Daughter," premieres Saturday, April 12 at 9pm
[12/04/07 - 01:46 PM]
Kelly Preston ('Jerry Mcguire') to Star in the Lifetime Original Movie 'The Tenth Circle,' Based on the New York Times Best-Selling Novel by Jodi Picoult The movie, due in 2008, is "a powerful account of
an American family and a story that probes the unbreakable bond between
parent and child."
[10/24/07 - 09:47 AM]
Dermot Mulroney ('Georgia Rule', 'My Best Friend's Wedding') and Oscar(R) and Golden Globe(R) Nominated Actress Emily Watson ('Breaking the Waves', 'Hilary and Jackie') to Star in the Lifetime Original Movie, 'The Memory Keeper's Daughter', Based on Kim Edwards' Best-Selling Novel Named by USA Today as its "Book of the Year" for 2006, the novel has
five million copies in print and has spent over sixty weeks on The New York
Times Best Seller list, holding the number one spot for seven weeks.
[08/22/07 - 12:03 PM]
Lifetime Television Greenlights the Lifetime Original Movie, 'The Memory Keeper's Daughter,' Based on Kim Edwards' Best-Selling Novel DGA Award-winning and Emmy(R) nominated director Mick Jackson ("Live
from Baghdad," "Tuesdays with Morrie") has signed on to helm the project.
[04/04/07 - 01:48 PM]
In Its First Major International Co-Production Deal, Lifetime Networks Joins with French Media Giant Tf1 International to Produce and Distribute Original TV Movies Worldwide The new venture launches with "Miracle Mountain," starring Jami Gertz and Dylan Walsh as an
estranged couple caught in a holiday snowstorm, scheduled to premiere on
Lifetime later this year.
[03/23/07 - 11:22 AM]
Principal Photography Currently Underway on the Lifetime Original Movie 'Christmas Miracle' (Working Title) Starring Jami Gertz ('Still Standing') and Dylan Walsh ('Nip/Tuck') The telefilm, inspired by a true story, revolves around the life-or-death ordeal of an
estranged Idaho couple who accidentally get trapped in a blizzard during a
snowmobiling trip gone wrong just before Christmas.
[03/13/07 - 10:40 AM]
Lifetime Original Movie 'What If God Were the Sun?' Starring Academy Award(R) Nominated and Golden Globe(R) and Emmy(R) Award-Winning Actress Gena Rowlands ('Gloria') and Lacey Chabert ('Party of Five') to Premiere Monday, May 14 on Lifetime Television The drama revolves around a cynical emergency room nurse who forms an
exceptional connection with a terminally ill patient and how that bond
changes her life forever.
[01/29/07 - 10:51 AM]
Academy Award(R) Nominated and Golden Globe(R) and Emmy(R) Award-Winning Actress Gena Rowlands ('Gloria') Along with Lacey Chabert ('Party of Five') to Star in the Touching Lifetime Original Movie 'What If God Were the Sun?' The project is described as a "stirring drama about a cynical emergency room nurse
who forms an exceptional connection with a terminally ill patient and how
that bond changes her life forever."
[10/05/06 - 08:32 AM]
Just in Time for Halloween, Lara Flynn Boyle ('The Practice'), Colin Ferguson ('Eureka') and Mark-Paul Gosselaar ('Nypd Blue') Star in the Lifetime Original Movie, 'The House Next Door,' Based on the Best-Selling Book by Anne Rivers Siddons, Premiering Monday, October 30 (9pm ET/PT) Movie is based on Anne Rivers Siddons' New York Times best-seller of the same name, praised by master horror writer, Stephen King, as the "new American Gothic."
[08/08/06 - 12:00 AM]
Lifetime Television Kicks Off Fall Schedule with Academy Award(R) and Golden Globe(R) Award-Winning Actress Kim Basinger Starring in 'The Mermaid Chair,' Saturday, September 9 at 9pm (ET/PT)
[05/23/06 - 12:00 AM]
Alia Shawkat and Illeana Douglas to Star in the Lifetime Original Movie 'Not Like Everyone Else,' Inspired by the Powerful True Story of a Modern Day Witch Hunt
[05/08/06 - 12:00 AM]
Academy Award(R) and Golden Globe(R) Award-Winning Actress Kim Basinger Makes Her Television Movie Debut in the Lifetime Original Movie 'The Mermaid Chair'
[07/15/05 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: July 13-15
MERMAID CHAIR, THE (LIFETIME)
telefilm/mini-series in the can
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(from Lifetime's web site) Author Sue Monk Kidd's "The Mermaid Chair" sold more than 1.5 million copies and spent 30 weeks on the New York Times Best-seller List, and it's now coming to life on-screen in this special Lifetime Movie Event. Academy Award® winning actress Kim Basinger stars in this haunting story about Jessie, a married woman who returns to her coastal South Carolina hometown to help her tormented mom. There, Jessie undergoes a spiritual, artistic and erotic awakening when she is tempted into a romance with a Benedictine monk, and must face the crisis and feelings it ignites within her. Her experiences on the island lead Jessie to discover not only secrets from her family's past, but her true self and what she really wants from her life.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alex Carter · Bruce Greenwood · Kim Basinger
· Steven Schachter as DIR · Sue Monk Kidd as BOOK · Suzette Couture as WRTR
· based on a book · mow
· Nomadic Pictures · Randwell Distribution