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Reason for Living: The Jill Ireland Story (1991)

TV Movie | 100 min | Biography, Drama

A Made-for-TV movie, this film follows the struggle the late famous actress Jill Ireland had not only with her cancer but with her very troubled and drug-addicted adoptive son, Jason McCallum.
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Jill Ireland (book "Life Lines") | Audrey Davis Levin (teleplay)
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Updated May 20, 1991

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May 20, 1991 (United States)

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17 cast members
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Jill Clayburgh
Jill Ireland Jill Ireland   See fewer
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Lance Henriksen
Charles Bronson Charles Bronson   See fewer
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Neill Barry
Jason McCallum Jason McCallum   See fewer
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Lila Kaye
Dorothy, Jill's mother Dorothy, Jill's mother   See fewer
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Jack Gwillim
Jill's father Jill's father   See fewer
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Jimmy McNichol
Valentine McCallum Valentine McCallum   See fewer
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Clint Allen
Paul McCallum Paul McCallum   See fewer
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Byron Allen
Himself (TV interviewer) Himself (TV interviewer)   See fewer
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Sarah Lundy
Zuleika, Jason's sister Zuleika, Jason's sister   See fewer
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Jeff Austin
Dr. Hynes Dr. Hynes   See fewer
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Zoe Trilling
Sydney Sydney   See fewer
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Dierk Torsek
Dr. Horden Dr. Horden   See fewer
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Mark Hennessy
Jason's Friend Jason's Friend   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 83 votes