2003. The Death and Life of Nancy Eaton
Directed by Jerry Ciccoritti
Written by William Scoular
Starring Alice Krige, Jessica Paré, Brendan Fletcher and Leslie Hope
A television film based on the tragic death in 1985 of Nancy Eaton, department store heiress, brutally murdered by her childhood family friend. Based on the book, “A Question of Guilt”, by William Scoular and Vivien Green and adapted for the screen by William Scoular, the story explores the nature of good and evil, and how the beautiful 23-year old Nancy Eaton pays the ultimate price for her kindness to a troubled childhood friend. The obsessions and delusions of 17-year-old Andrew Leyshon-Hughes end in a bloody encounter – with devastating effects on two of Canada’s wealthiest families.
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