• User


A drama based on the true story of Angela Cannings, who was wrongly convicted of killing two of her children, on the basis of "expert witness" evidence about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (Cot Death Syndrome) which has since been discredited.

  1. Robin Sheppard


  2. Gwyneth Hughes


Top Billed Cast

  1. Timothy Spall

    Timothy Spall

    Terry Cannings

  2. Sarah Lancashire

    Sarah Lancashire

    Angela Cannings

  3. James Barriscale

    James Barriscale

    Tom Sedley

  4. Ian McNeice

    Ian McNeice

    Bill Bache

  5. Marion Bailey

    Marion Bailey

    Marion Harding

Full Cast & Crew

No videos, backdrops or posters have been added to Cherished.


We don't have enough data to suggest any movies based on Cherished. You can help by rating movies you've seen.


Status Released

Release Information

  • February 22, 2005


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



No keywords have been added.

Content Score


We're so close, yet so far.

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page