The Bad Orphan Movie Premiere (Lifetime, Saturday June 22, 2024)

The Bad Orphan Lifetime

Lifetime presents The Bad Orphan, a psychological drama starring Betsy Brandt, Mark Taylor, Eve Edwards, and introducing Chloe Coco Chapman. The movie, airing on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at 8:00 p.m., centers on the story of Jessica (Brandt) and Karl (Taylor), a loving couple who, after years of trying, finally adopt an 8-year-old orphan named Gabby (Chapman).

Jessica and Karl are overjoyed to welcome Gabby into their family and offer her a loving home. However, they soon discover that Gabby has certain personal challenges, and her behavior becomes increasingly unsettling. As lies are uncovered, tensions rise within the family, and Jessica finds herself questioning the true nature of their adopted child. Is Gabby truly just an innocent little girl, or is there a darker side to her story?

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The Bad Orphan explores the complexities of family dynamics and the challenges that can arise when trying to create a perfect family. The movie is executive produced by Betsy Brandt, Arnie Zipursky, Bonnie Zipursky, Dayna Zipursky, Fernando Szew, Hannah Pillemer, Keith Nietupski, Larry Grimaldi, Michelle Ouellet, and Suzanne Berger. It is directed by Michelle Ouellet, with a screenplay by Doris Egan.

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The Bad Orphan premieres Saturday, June 22, 2024, at 8:00 p.m. on Lifetime.

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