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Chrissy Metz and Josh Lucas star in this incredible true story of a teenager who drowned in an icy lake in Missouri in 2015. John Smith was under water a full 15 minutes, and had no heartbeat for at least 45 minutes during resuscitation efforts at the hospital. That’s an entire hour. We asked Chrissy about her role as Joyce Smith, the mother who prayed her adopted son John (played by Marcel Ruiz) back to life. She told us what the movie, which releases April 17th nationwide, means to her.
Also stars Topher Grace, Sam Trammell and Dennis Haysbert