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Jen Lilley Stars In Lifetime Movie, "Mommy, I Didn't Do It."

Photo Credit: Jake White
Lifetime movie Mommy I Didn't Do It premieres Sunday, January 1 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The film stars Jen Lilley (ex-Theresa, Days of our Lives) Paige Searcy (Jade, Days of our Lives), Danica McKellar (The Wonder Years), Caroline Sunshine (Shake It Up), Jonathan Bennett (All My Children), Jamie-Lynn Sigler (The Sopranos), Jaleel White (Family Matters), and George Wendt (Cheers).

Seventeen-year old Julie Plainview (Searcy) is a typical teenager, rebellious and resentful of her single mother Ellen (McKellar) who works long hours to support them.

The morning after celebrating her high school graduation with her best friend, Sylvie (Sunshine), Julie is arrested for the murder of one of her teachers. Ellen (McKellar), who has limited experience in criminal law, takes on the daunting task of being her defense attorney.

Ellen reaches out for help from Ben Saverin, (Bennett) a crime novelist she met four years earlier when she herself was on trial for a murder she did not commit. The two shared a brief romance that was interrupted when all of Ellen’s time and attention was directed towards getting her law degree.

Ellen will have to draw on all her strength when she goes up against the detective (White) with a grudge against her, the victim’s wife (Sigler), who accuses Julie of having an affair with her husband and a prosecutor, (Lilley), who doesn’t like to lose.

Heather Tom (Katie, The Bold and the Beautiful), and Molly Burnett (ex-Melanie, Days of our Lives also star.

Mommy, I Didn’t Do It, is the sequel to McKellar's highly rated 2013 TV movie, The Wrong Woman.


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