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The Children Act Drama starring Emma Thompson
The Children Act

The Children Act 12A

As her marriage to Jack (Stanley Tucci) flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead), to have the blood transfusion that will save his life? Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her.

Genre

Drama

Cast

Emma Thompson | Stanley Tucci | Fionn Whitehead | Ben Chaplin | Rupert Vansittart

Directors

Richard Eyre