In the TV movie Running For Her Life, an amateur runner name Alison Wynn convinces triathlete trainer Dr. Laura Stevens (Michelle Nolden) to take her on as a client. Dr. Stevens lives up to her reputation as a fierce competitor and quickly affects Alison’s relationships with her husband and daughter. While Alison falls into Dr. Stevens’ psychological trap, Alison’s daughter Kayla (Amanda Tilson) tries to pulls her mother loose from Dr. Stevens’ tight grasp. It won’t be easy.
Alison Wynn is portrayed by Claire Forlani. The English-born actress is known for her roles on NCIS: Los Angeles (Lauren Hunter), Camelot (Queen Igraine), and CSI: NY (Dr. Peyton Driscoll). Forlani is also recognized for her roles in the films Meet Joe Black opposite Brad Pitt (Susan Parrish), Basquiat (Gina Cardinale), Mystery Men (Monica), The Rock (Jade Angelou), and Mallrats (Brandi), among others. Running For Her Life premieres on Lifetime on May 29 at 9pm. It will air again on May 30 at 1am and June 4 at 4pm.