The Lifetime movie “The Good Mother,” starring Helen Slater and Camille Cregan, premieres at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 8.
A summary of “The Good Mother,” provided by Lifetime, is as follows:
After troubled teen Jillian (Camille Cregan) is arrested, she gets the chance at a new life when her best friend Melanie’s (Meaghan Martin) family takes her in. As she starts to rebuild her life and finally has the nurturing she needs from Melanie’s mother, Cheryl (Helen Slater), her world is shattered when Melanie dies after a long and exhausting battle with her disease. But when Melanie’s younger sister Hillary (Samantha Bailey) starts to show the same symptoms as Melanie, Jillian can’t shake the feeling that something is amiss and begins to question if Cheryl is truly the loving mother figure she has come to trust.
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