Livin' for Love: The Natalie Cole Story Poster

Release Date: 2000

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Grammy-winning singer Natalie Cole narrates her own re-enacted life story. Natalie (Theresa Randle) struggles growing up as the daughter of famous, beloved entertainer Nat King Cole (James McDaniel) and succumbs to one of Hollywood's most dangerous scourges: heroin. However, Cole eventually checks herself into rehab and overcomes her demons in time to record a duets album with her father. She also learns how to manage a complicated relationship with her mother (Diahann Carroll).

Cast: Natalie Cole, Randy Goodwin, Diahann Carroll, James McDaniel, Stephanie Samms, Theresa Randle, Tyson Fennell, Faisal Saudin

Director: Robert Townsend

Genres: Docudrama

Keywords: Mother, Transformation, Inspiring, Emotional, Father, Growing up, Daughter