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Shirley MacLaine plays herself in this TV mini-series based on her autobiographical best-seller which delves into her new age beliefs and its effects on her personal and public lives. John Heard portrays a composite role of her many spiritual and personal advisors.

Country: United States

Type: scripted

Status: Ended

Language: English

Release Date: January 18, 1987

Also Known As: Out on a Limb, ZwischenlebenMinhas Vidas, Találd meg önmagad!, Äärimmäisellä rajalla, Да достигнеш плода, À la recherche de Miss MacLaine, Âmes soeurs, Cita con los dioses, Mis dos universos |  See more »


Company Credits

Production Co: The Stan Margulies Company, ABC Circle Films

CastSee full cast »

Cynthia Lea Clark
as Patron
Shirley DeBurgh
as Lady Carlton
Anki Lidén
as Brigitta
Shirley MacLaine
as Shirley MacLaine
Alison Evans
as Secretary
Jenny Gago
as Maria
Peter Fonfield
as Grocer
Elisabeth Nordkvist
as Turid Johanssen
Sture Johannssen
as Self
Bruce Goldstein
as Party Guest
Shawn McBurney
as Political Aide
Eric Helland
as Gallery Owner
Stefan Ekman
as Lars
Jim McGrath
Neil Hunt
as Journalist

Seasons & Episodes

Season 1

1987 | 2 Episodes


Awards & Nominations

Primetime Emmy 1987


Primetime Emmy

Outstanding Miniseries


Primetime Emmy

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries or a Special


Primetime Emmy

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Miniseries or a Special

Golden Globe 1988


Golden Globe

Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

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