Once in a Lifetime 29 years old

Once in a Lifetime

After losing her husband and baby daughter to a fire, Daphne Fields raises her deaf son while beginning a writing career. Hollywood loves her scripts, but her heart remains with her son Andrew, under the care of Headmaster Matthew Dane at an eastern boarding school. Daphne finally seems to have rediscovered love in her leading man. But an accident leaves her hospitalized, contemplating her life, fate and her best chance for love.


Once in a Lifetime Cast

Name Character
Lindsay Wagner She was 45, now 75 years old as Daphne Fields
Michael Laskin He was 43, now 73 years old as The Pediatrician
Barry Bostwick He was 49, now 79 years old as Dr. Matthew Dane
Duncan Regehr He was 41, now 71 years old as Justin Wakefield
Rex Smith He was 39, now 68 years old as Jeffrey Fields
Debra Sullivan as Harriet
Mark Davenport as Sam
Dawn Jeffory as Counsellor for the Deaf
Amy Aquino She was 37, now 67 years old as Barbera

Once in a Lifetime Crew

Name Department
Kees Van Oostrum as Director of Photography. He was 41 (now 71) years old Camera
Lori Slomka as Music Editor. She was 32 (now 62) years old Sound
Michael Miller as Director. He was 63 (51) years old when He died Directing
David Shire as Music. He was 57 (now 87) years old Sound
Jacqueline Saint Anne as Costume Design. Costume & Make-Up
Danielle Steel as Novel. She was 47 (now 76) years old Writing
Sandy Getzler as Art Direction. Art
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Once in a Lifetime (29 years)

  • Release day: Sunday, October 02, 1994
  • Runtime: 96 minutes