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The C Word

Producer Simon Lewis Writer Nicole Taylor Starring
  • Sheridan Smith
    Production Company BBC
    Broadcaster BBC1

    Adaptation of The C Word by Lisa Lynch, which detailed her fight against breast cancer after her diagnosis at just 28.

    Starring Sheridan Smith as Lisa, the single drama follows Lisa as she begins a candid, 'no bullshit' blog, recording her experiences from diagnosis, through treatment and beyond. 


    The C-Word review – a wonderful testament to a woman who faced cancer with honesty, verve and wit

    The C-Word is very sad and very funny and very honest and – most of all – very human

    Sam Wollaston
    The Guardian
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    The C-Word - review: Sheridan Smith shines in a warm, honest adaptation of Lisa Lynch's book about living with cancer

    The C-Word was a weepy, of course, but not just a weepy. It was also a very warm, honest account of a woman enduring, and sometimes transcending, a terrible and still too common fate, 

    Ellen E Jones
    The Independent
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