The C Word

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) (2016)

UK / English / 90 mins
IMDb 7.7

Cast — View More ↓

Michael Maloney Ian McFarlane
Silas Carson Consultant
Paul Nicholls Pete Lynch
Chrissie Cotterill Nurse
Michael Heath Wig Man
Candida Gubbins Tanning Salon Woman
Stephanie Vogt Sara
Janette Legge Hotel Woman
Haydn Gwynne Jane McFarlane
Naomi Ryan Wig Shop Girl
Orla Fitzgerald Mary - Chemo Nurse
Sheridan Smith Lisa Lynch
Rebekah Staton Gabby
Tom Cotcher Hotel Man
Susannah Fielding Abigail
Amy Strange Ellie
Marcus Griffiths Pete's Colleague
Nate Fallows Jamie McFarlane
Tom Hutch Jack
Jamie Baughan Sam
Peter Landi Anaesthetist
Molly Taylor Leanne McFarlane
Bexley Green Baby Corey
Thusitha Jayasundera Therapist
Theo Yeldham Infant Corey
Kris Hellenga Kris

Crew — View More ↓

Tim Kirkby
Writer Nicole Taylor, Lisa Lynch
Producer Simon Lewis, Susan Hogg, Martin Coates
Photography Stephan Pehrsson
Musician Maurizio Malagnini


Lisa Lynch (1979–2013) was a British journalist, known for writing about her experience of having cancer, on her blog, Alright Tit, and in a book called The C-Word. She was portrayed by Sheridan Smith in the 90-minute BBC television drama called The C-Word, written by Nicole Taylor and directed by Tim Kirkby.


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