Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy


2h 2006

Brief Synopsis

Based on the true story of Geralyn Lucas, a successful television news story editor's charmed but busy life is interrupted when she is diagnosed with breast cancer. Meanwhile, her accomplished surgeon husband tries to find strength to support his wife in spite of his feelings of helplessness.

Film Details

Release Date
2006

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Based on the true story of Geralyn Lucas, a successful television news story editor's charmed but busy life is interrupted when she is diagnosed with breast cancer. Meanwhile, her accomplished surgeon husband tries to find strength to support his wife in spite of his feelings of helplessness.

Film Details

Release Date
2006

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for the 2007 Emmy Award for Outstanding Made for Television Movie from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Aired in United States October 23, 2006

Picked up to production for the 2006-2007 season.

Aired in USA on Lifetime Network October 23, 2006.

Began shooting July 1, 2006.