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American Daughter, An

American Daughter, An

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Monday, June 05, 2000 N/A
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  • Season: 1999-2000
  • Network: Lifetime
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Political Piece, Woman's Issue/Story
  • Based On: An American Daughter written by Wendy Wasserstein
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the play by Wendy Wasserstein. A prominent female physician becomes a nominee for Surgeon General and while awaiting confirmation the media begins to investigates her family and friends. Her personal and profession life becomes unhinged when it is revealed that she once failed to respond to a call for jury duty. A media circus ensues which eventually leads to the good doctor withdraw her nomination.


Production Company:

  • Gleneagle Prods. IAW Hearst Ent.

Production Type:

  • In-House
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