‘The Good Father: The Martin MacNeill Story’ is based on actual events and is coming to Lifetime Channel, this fall. It is followed by the Lifetime original movie, ‘Imperfect High’ featuring Nia Sioux, a Dance Moms alum. “The Good Father: Martin MacNeill Story” is based on Dr Martin MacNeill’s true story. He was a Utah-based physician whose true nature revealed itself after his wife’s death.
Charisma Carpenter plays Michele, and Dr MacNeill is played by Thomas Everett Scott. Anwen O’Driscoll portrays his daughter, Alexis, who idolized McNeill until she began questioning the circumstances of her mother’s death.
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‘The Good Father: The Martin MacNeill Story’ is set to air on Lifetime on Saturday, October 2, 2021, at 8 pm EST.
Where to watch the movie?
Lifetime will offer the film for viewing.
‘The Good Father: The Martin MacNeill Story’ is based on the true story of Dr. Martin MacNeill, a Utah-based doctor, whose true nature behind his seemingly perfect persona came to light after the death of his wife. Scott stars as Dr. MacNeill. Michele Carpenter plays the role of his wife. O’Driscoll portrays his daughter, Alexis, who idolized McNeill until she began questioning the circumstances of her mother’s death.
Based on true events, ‘The Good Father : The Martin MacNeill Story’ is a story about Dr MacNeill and his incredible life with Michele, his former beauty queen wife and their eight children.
Tom Everett Scott as Dr Martin MacNeill
Tom Everett Scott is an American actor well known for his role in ‘La La Land’ and ’13 Reasons Why’. He was even the voice for Santa Paws in “Santa Paws 2”: The Santa Pups.
Tom Everett Scott (IMDb)
Charisma Carpenter as Michele
Charisma Carpenter is an American actress, best known for her roles in ‘Charmed’ and ‘Veronica Mars’. She also played a role in the 2003 movie ‘See Jane Date’ and on Netflix’s ‘No Good Nick’.
Anwen O’Driscoll is the rest of the cast. She plays Alexis, the daughter.
‘The Good Father: The Martin MacNeill Story’ is produced by Good Doctor Films Inc. for Lifetime. Howard Braunstein is the executive producer. Grace and Josh Sabarra, bestselling author, are the executive producers. Annie Bradley directs from a script by John Fasano & Abdi Nazaemian.
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