Nobody's Child

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  • NR
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1986
  • Running time: 100 min
Nobody's Child is a 1986 television film directed by Lee Grant which won a DGA Award. It is based on the autobiographical account of the same title by Marie Balter who was sent to a mental institution aged sixteen, with a script adapted by writers Mary... read more
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Nobody's Child is a 1986 television film directed by Lee Grant which won a DGA Award. It is based on the autobiographical account of the same title by Marie Balter who was sent to a mental institution aged sixteen, with a script adapted by writers Mary Gallagher and Ara Watson. The cast includes Marlo Thomas, Ray Baker, and Caroline Kava.

Original Release

04/05/1986

US Release

04/05/1986

Cast

Marlo Thomas Marie Balter
Ray Baker Joe Balter
Caroline Kava Dr. Blackwell
Kathy Baker Lucy Stavros
Anna Maria Horsford Nurse Betty
Madeleine Sherwood Nurse Rhonda
Jackson Davies Bob Stavros
Michael Higgins Dr. Walker
Blanche Baker Shari
Vanessa Santos Little Marie
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Lee Grant

Writers

Mary Gallagher, Ara Watson

Cast

Producers

Dyson Lovell Executive Producer
Joseph Feury Producer
Milton Justice Producer

Editors

Alan Heim

1987 Golden Globe Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
1987 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
1986 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special Won
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