Almost Golden: The Jessica Savitch Story Poster

Release Date: 1995

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Insecurity and substance abuse plague the rising newswoman (Sela Ward) until her death at age 36 in a 1983 car accident.

Cast: Sela Ward, Ron Silver, Judith Ivey, Jeffrey DeMunn, William Converse-Roberts, Sean McCann, Randy Means, Jason Blicker

Director: Peter Werner

Genres: Docudrama

Awards

Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Outstanding Made-for-Television Movie
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995)