The Gift of Life 41 years old

A young woman is faced with local disapproval and strain on her marriage when she agrees to serve as a surrogate mother.


The Gift of Life Cast

Name Character
Paul Le Mat He was 36, now 78 years old as Dwayne Sutton
Susan Dey She was 29, now 70 years old as Joleen Sutton
Edward Herrmann He was 38, 71 years old when he died as Dr. Quinn
Drew Snyder He was 35, now 77 years old as Ronnie
Robert Jayne He was 8, now 50 years old
Priscilla Pointer She was 57, now 99 years old as Rosalee Boyer
Cassie Yates She was 31, now 72 years old as Louise Rutledge
Sam Weisman He was 34, now 76 years old as Resident Physician
Grainger Hines He was 33, now 75 years old as Cal
Melanie Gaffin
Laurence Haddon He was 60, 91 years old when he died as Gov. Peerce
Lincoln Tate He was 47, 67 years old when he died
Caroline McWilliams She was 36, 64 years old when she died as Clair Danhaus
Rose Arrick She was 53, 80 years old when she died
Karen Landry She was 31, 65 years old when she died
F.J. O'Neil as TV Host
Art Lund He was 66, 75 years old when he died as John Boyer
Doug Hale He was 41, 73 years old when he died
Hettie Lynne Hurtes
Sharon Madden as Charlotte

The Gift of Life Crew

Name Department
Thomas E. Ackerman as Camera Operator. He was 33 (now 75) years old Camera
Jerry London as Director. He was 35 (now 76) years old Directing
Mike Robe as Writer. Writing
The Gift of Life (41 years)

  • Release day: Monday, March 15, 1982
  • Runtime: 120 minutes