Family of Strangers (1993) (TV)
... aka Née de père inconnu (Canada: French title)

Writers: William Gough (written by) & Anna Sandor (written by)

Release Date: 21 February 1993 (USA) 4 June 1997 (UK)

Plot:
After Julie Lawson is diagnosed with a life-threatening blood clot in her brain, she investigates her family's medical history and is devastated to learn she was adopted at birth, and even more shocking, that her conception was the result of a rape. Julie must convince her birth mother, Beth, to face her scarred past to find her only shot at survival--her natural father. But, the only clue of his identity is a single button ripped from his jacket. As Julie's chances of survival slip with time, mother and daughter must unravel the mystery behind the horrific event to reveal the attacker's identity

 

 

 

 

 

Credited Cast:
Melissa Gilbert ... Julie
Patty Duke ... Beth Thompson
Martha Gibson ... Sue
Gordon Clapp ... Del
Chuck Shamata ... Tim
Eric McCormack ... Sam
Ashleigh Aston Moore ... Megan (as Ashley Rogers)
William Shatner ... Earl
John Shaw ... Bill Curtis
Stephen Dimopoulos ... Wayne Anderson
Melody Ryane ... Dr. Fowler
Tasha Simms ... Nancy
Michael Iacobucci ... Young Tim
Dax Belanger ... Young Matthew
Peter Stebbings ... Young Del