• Publication date: September 26, 2014

Like Dandelion Dust

A gripping drama, trying to explores what it really means to be a parent. Two very different families, one Boy, and a dilemma!

  • Publication date: September 26, 2014

Like Dandelion Dust

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2009

MBC 2:

September 26, 2014 16:30 (KSA) ~ September 26, 2014 15:30 (CLT)

Adapted from the Novel of the same name by Karen Kingsbury. The story line, starts when a man is sent to prison for a domestic violence issues. Seven years pass, he is out a changed man, and still with his wife. However, when he expresses his feeling about wanting kids, he is floored by the revelations of his Wife. A secret she kept hidden from him during his incarceration, the fact that she gave birth to boy, that she was forced to give for adoption. And just like that, his life is changed, and now he is focused on one idea getting his son back. On the other Hand are the Porters, the new family, and the parents of the boy; who are not giving up that easy.

A gripping meditation on the notion of being a parent… What gives that title? Is it genes? Love? Or … A thinking person’s drama, with a real human issue, that unfortunately many people has gone through.



  • Mira Sorvino as Wendy Porter
  • Barry Pepper as Rip Porter
  • Cole Hauser as Jack Campbell
  • Kate Levering as Molly Campbell
  • Maxwell Perry Cotton as Joey Campbell
  • L. Scott Caldwell as Allyson Bower
  • Jean Sony Bog Saint vilas as Jasper 

Directed by: John Gunn

Rating: PG 13