Five (2011 film)

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Five is a 2011 American comedy-drama anthology television film which premiered on Lifetime on October 10, 2011. The film drew 1.3 million viewers to its premiere.[1] A sequel, Call Me Crazy: A Five Film, was released in 2013.

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Created byMarta Kauffman
Written by
  • Wendy West
  • Deirdre O'Connor
  • Jill Gordon
  • Stephen Godchaux
  • Howard Morris
Directed by
ComposerLorne Balfe
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Executive producers
ProducerNellie Nugiel
  • Eric Alan Edwards
  • Guy Livneh
  • Jim Orr
  • Tami Reiker
  • Christopher Popp
Running time87 minutes
Production companies
Original networkLifetime
Original release
  • October 10, 2011 (2011-10-10)
Followed byCall Me Crazy: A Five Film


An anthology of five short films exploring the impact of breast cancer on people's lives.

Cast and crewEdit

Segment MiaEdit

Directed by Jennifer Aniston, written by Wendy West

Segment PearlEdit

Directed by Patty Jenkins, written by Deirdre O'Connor

Segment LiliEdit

Directed by Alicia Keys, written by Jill Gordon

Segment CharlotteEdit

Directed by Demi Moore, written by Stephen Godchaux

Segment CheyanneEdit

Directed by Penelope Spheeris, written by Howard Morris

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Recipient(s) Result
2012 Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Supporting Actor (TV Movie or Mini-Series) Bob Newhart Nominated
Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special Randi Hiller
Tamara Notcutt
Casting Society of America Outstanding Achievement in Casting – Television Movie or Mini Series Nominated
Black Reel Awards Best Actress: T.V. Movie/Cable Rosario Dawson Nominated
Tracee Ellis Ross Nominated
Jenifer Lewis Nominated
Outstanding Television or Mini-Series Film Nellie Nugiel Nominated
Critics' Choice Television Award Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries Patricia Clarkson Nominated
Directors Guild of America Award Outstanding Directing – Television Film Jennifer Aniston
Patty Jenkins
Alicia Keys
Demi Moore
Penelope Spheeris
Gracie Award Outstanding Drama Won
NAACP Image Award Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special Nominated
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special Jenifer Lewis Nominated
Rosario Dawson Nominated
Tracee Ellis Ross Nominated
Imagen Awards Best Primetime Program: Special or Movie-of-the-Week Nominated
Best Actress/Television Rosario Dawson Nominated
NAMIC Vision Award Best Performance – Drama Jenifer Lewis Nominated
Rosario Dawson Nominated
Online Film & Television Association Best Ensemble in a Motion Picture or Miniseries Nominated
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries Patricia Clarkson Nominated
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries Jenifer Lewis Nominated
Women's Image Network Awards Outstanding Show Produced By A Woman Jennifer Aniston
Paula Wagner
Marta Kauffman
Kristin Hahn
Nellie Nugiel
Francesca Silvestri
Best Actress in a Made for Television Movie Patricia Clarkson Nominated
Jeanne Tripplehorn Nominated
Writers Guild of America Award Long Form – Original Deirdre O'Connor Nominated
Stephen Godchaux Nominated
Howard Morris Nominated
Jill Gordon Nominated
Wendy West Nominated


  1. ^ "Lifetime's 'Five' Doesn't Catch on with Viewers". The Hollywood Reporter. 12 October 2011.

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