• Normal (2003)

Normal

Release Date: 2003

DVD Release Date: October 7th, 2003

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

After a 25-year marriage to Irma (Jessica Lange), Roy Applewood (Tom Wilkinson) shocks his family when he reveals that he has a gender identity disorder. The Applewood family is further thrown into turmoil when Roy decides to have a sex change operation to relieve the pain of being trapped in a man's body. Roy's co-workers are baffled, his church rejects him and his son, Wayne (Joe Sikora), struggles with the humiliation of having a father who now goes by the name Ruth.

Cast: Jessica Lange, Tom Wilkinson, Hayden Panettiere, Clancy Brown, Joe Sikora, Randall Arney, Richard Bull, Mary Seibel

Director: Jane Anderson

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Miramax

Keywords: Moving , Son , Family , Husband , 2000s , Emotional , Daughter , Wife , Transformation

Awards

Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated Outstanding Made-for-Television Movie