A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story - Cast and Crew...

Posted on: June 14, 2006 | Views: 1,055 | Comment

Mercedes Ruehl, the director Agnieszka Holland, and the executive producer of the film speak about the difficulties and dangers of being a woman who finds herself inside a male body.

Oscar, Tony and Golden Globe award-winner Mercedes Ruehl and talented young actor J.D. Pardo star in the Lifetime Original Movie A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story, a moving drama about a loving single mother who prevails upon her close-knit Latino family to accept her teenaged son's daring decision to live as a girl, who is then shockingly murdered by a group of boys who discover her secret.

Premieres on Lifetime Monday, June 19. 

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Agnieszka Holland • mercedes ruehl • eddie afaujo • life time • gwen araujo • transgender