The Truth About Jane Poster

Release Date: 2000

DVD Release Date: April 9th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
High school student Jane (Ellen Muth) finds herself drawn to a new girl in her class, and quickly discovers that her feelings are sexual in nature. Realizing that she is gay, Jane tries to talk to her parents Janice (Stockard Channing) and Robert (James Naughton), who are horrified by their daughter's revelation. Jane struggles to find love and acceptance, turning for support to her mother's friend Jimmy (RuPaul), the only gay adult she knows well enough to trust.

Cast: Stockard Channing, James Naughton, Ellen Muth, RuPaul

Director: Lee Rose

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Father, Melodramatic, Growing up, Brother, Mother, Touching, Forbidden love, Family, 1990s, Friendship, Friend


Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2000)