The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Poster

Release Date: 2017

DVD Release Date: September 5th, 2017

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
In 1951, cancerous cells from Henrietta Lacks lead to breakthroughs that change the face of medicine forever. Aided by writer Rebecca Skloot, Deborah Lacks embarks on a quest to learn about the mother she never knew.

Cast: Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Rocky Carroll, Courtney B. Vance, Reg E. Cathey, Reed Birney, Leslie Uggams

Director: George C. Wolfe

Genres: Biography, Docudrama

Production Co: Cine Mosaic

Awards

Nominated Outstanding Television Movie