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The C Word

The C Word is an adaptation of Lisa Lynch's candid book about her experience of cancer, based on her popular blog which was launched shortly after her diagnosis. This film is a defiant, ballsy and surprisingly funny story of life, love and cancer.

Release date:

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sun 3 May 2015 20:30


Role Contributor
Lisa LynchSheridan Smith
Pete LynchPaul Nicholls
Jane McFarlaneHaydn Gwynne
Ian McFarlaneMichael Maloney
SaraStephanie Vogt
JackTom Hutch
Pete's ColleagueMarcus Griffiths
GabyRebekah Staton
AbigailSusannah Fielding
SamJamie Baughan
ConsultantSilas Carson
Jamie McFarlaneNate Fallows
NurseChrissie Cotterill
AnaesthetistPeter Landi
Mary - Chemo NurseOrla Fitzgerald
Wig ManMichael Heath
Wig Shop GirlNaomi Ryan
Tanning Salon WomanCandida Gubbins
Leanne McFarlaneMolly Taylor
Hotel WomanJanette Legge
Hotel ManTom Cotcher
Baby CoreyBexley Green
TherapistThusitha Jayasundera
Infant CoreyTheo Yeldham
KrisKris Hallenga
EllieAmy Strange
WriterNicole Taylor
ProducerSimon Lewis
DirectorTim Kirkby

BBC Writers Room: Nicole Taylor

The C Word

Adapting The C Word, based on the book & blog by Lisa Lynch.

TV Blog: Kris Hallenga

Sheridan Smith and Kris Hallenga pout at the camera together

Lisa’s friend and fellow cancer blogger on filming The C Word.