Flint (Lifetime 2017, Betsy Brandt, Jill Scott)

Flint Lifetime 2017

Flint is the gripping retelling of a crisis that shook a nation and shines a light on the whistleblowers who exposed the biggest environmental scandal of our generation. LeeAnne Walters (Betsy Brandt, Breaking Bad), Melissa Mays (Marin Ireland, Sneaky Pete) and Nayyirah Shariff (Jill Scott, Steel Magnolias) join forces after discovering that the drinking water in Flint, Michigan is contaminated, resulting in a slew of devastating medical problems for their families.

When their claims go unheeded, they band together to expose the wrongdoings committed by their reckless, bean-counting government officials whose carelessness caused irrevocable harm to the lives of its residents.Golden Globe(R)-winner, Academy Award(R) and Grammy(R)-nominee Queen Latifah (Star) also stars and executive produces. Inspired by the Time Magazine cover story, “The Toxic Tap,” by Josh Sanburn

Lifetime has partnered with the United Way of Genesee County on a PSA, featuring the cast of Flint, to encourage viewers to donate to help the people of Flint.Funds raised will go to much needed short-term, immediate relief, including purchasing filters and bottled water, and more long-term health and development needs for the children of Flint and their families.

Flint 2017 Lifetime

Queen Latifah as Iza Banks
Betsy Brandt as LeeAnne Walters
Rob Morrow as Professor Edwards
Marin Ireland as Melissa Mays
Lyndie Greenwood as Adina Banks
Jill Scott as Nayyirah Shariff
Sonia Dhillon Tully as Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha
Dylan Taylor as Adam Mays
Emma Campbell as Radio Interviewer
Lynne Griffin as None
Harry Judge as Curt Guyette
Janet Porter as Mayor’s Receptionist
Christian Potenza as Dennis Walters
Anwen O’Driscoll as Kaylie Walters
Mathew Edmondson as Caleb Mays

crew details
Director: Bruce Beresford
Writers: Josh Sanburn
Article: Barbara Stepansky
Executive Producers: Craig Zadan, Katie Couric, Neil Meron, Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere

production details
Country: USA
Network and Production Companies: Lifetime – Flavor Unit Entertainment – Sony Pictures Television – Storyline Entertainment
Duration: 1×120 minute episode
Aired From: Saturday 28 October 2017

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