• Publication date: May 30, 2014

Next of Kin

A bittersweet dramatic film, about two estranged siblings, separated for 15 years, reunited after their mother’s fatale accident.

  • Publication date: May 30, 2014

Next of Kin

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2008

MBC 2:

June 3, 2014 05:30 (KSA) ~ June 3, 2014 04:30 (CLT)

A gripping family drama, revolving around the bittersweet reunion between a brother Jake (Andrew Lockridge) and his estranged sister Catherine (Kate Orsini), after 15 years apart. However, their reunion was caused by a sad occasion. The death of their mother in a car accident… With so much emotion involved, this will prove a very hard time. Will the sadness of the present, erase those of the past? But what are the reasons for the separation, to start with?

An emotional rollercoaster, for the protagonists, and the viewers…

A movie about loss, about family ties; what they really mean, besides living under the same roof. So much food for thought, so much love and regrets… A must watch!



  • Andrew Lockridge as Jake
  • Kate Orsini as Catherine
  • Bess Armstrong as Susan
  • George Newbern as Robert
  • Jeremy London as Chris
  • Octavia Spencer as Grace
  • Ed Begley Jr. as Patrick

Directed by: Martha M. Elcan

Rating: NR