• The Truth About Jane (2000)

The Truth About Jane

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

Production Co: Hearst Entertainment Productions, Orly Adelson Productions

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

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2001)