Alex: The Life of a Child Poster

Release Date: 1986

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Based on sportswriter Frank Deford's (Craig T. Nelson) book about his 8-year-old daughter (Gennie James) dying with grace of cystic fibrosis.

Cast: Craig T. Nelson, Bonnie Bedelia, Gennie James, Danny Corkill, Mark Withers, Brenda Bazinet, Harley Cross, Dann Florek

Director: Robert Markowitz

Genres: Docudrama


Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special