PG certificateAlex: The Life of a Child is a Film programme that first aired in 1986 and has been classified a PG certificate.

Alex: The Life of a Child is a 4 star programme

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Alex: The Life of a Child (1986)

Directed by
Robert Markowitz

Based on the real life events of Sports Illustrated writer Frank Delford. When his daughter Alex is diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis, Frank and his family's lives are shattered.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1986

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour

Made for TV


Image for Craig T. NelsonCraig T. Nelson...Frank Deford
Bonnie Bedelia...Carole Deford
Lindsey Amelio...Alexandra 'Alex' Deford - ages 3 to 5
Gennie James...Alexandra 'Alex' Deford - ages 6 to 8
Barbara Barnes...Miss Arthur
Brenda Bazinet...Barbara Keator
Image for Rachel BlanchardRachel Blanchard...Wendy
Danny Corkill...Chris Deford
Harley Cross...Chris - ages 6 to 8
Dann Florek...Dr. Tom Dolan
Elva Mai Hoover...Alice Grady
Image for Cherry JonesCherry Jones...Tina Crawford
Gordon Masten...Photographer
Melonie Mazman...Zehra Delford
Sean McCann...Dr. Ralph Stanwyck
Mag Ruffman...Jane
Ted Simonett
Mark Withers...Mac Deford