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Rio Ferdinand: Being Mum and Dad

In May 2015 Rio Ferdinand lost his 34-year-old wife Rebecca to cancer. A year on, he is still trying to come to terms with this loss and its effects on him and his three children. This film follows Rio as he meets other families coping with bereavement and looks at what help is available for parents and children who have experienced loss.

Release date:

58 minutes

Last on

Sat 3 Jun 2017 01:15
BBC Two except Scotland


Role Contributor
ParticipantRio Ferdinand
DirectorMatt Smith
Executive ProducerGrant Best
EditorMartin Thompson
Production ManagerJustine Collins
ProducerJessica Winteringham
Assistant ProducerCheryl Hockey
Production CompanyOTB Productions Ltd