Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story

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Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story
Directed byGary Harvey
Produced byHarvey Kahn
Written byMichael Bortman
StarringTaraji P. Henson
Terry O'Quinn
Drew Davis
David Haydn-Jones
Sean Baek
Music byJames Horner
CinematographyMatthias Herndl
Edited byRichard Schwadel
Distributed byLifetime Television
Release datesJanuary 31, 2011 (2011-01-31)
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
 
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Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story
Directed byGary Harvey
Produced byHarvey Kahn
Written byMichael Bortman
StarringTaraji P. Henson
Terry O'Quinn
Drew Davis
David Haydn-Jones
Sean Baek
Music byJames Horner
CinematographyMatthias Herndl
Edited byRichard Schwadel
Distributed byLifetime Television
Release datesJanuary 31, 2011 (2011-01-31)
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story is a 2011 original LMN movie, starring Taraji P. Henson and Terry O'Quinn. The film follows the events surrounding the kidnapping and rescue of the son of Tiffany Rubin, who was kidnapped by his father and taken to South Korea.[1]

Plot[edit]

The film is based on the dramatic true story of Tiffany Rubin's daring 2008 rescue of her six-year-old son, Kobe, after he was abducted by his biological father and taken from his home in Queens, New York, all the way to Seoul, South Korea. At the urging of her mother Belzora, Tiffany seeks the counsel of Mark Miller (Terry O'Quinn) and his charitable organization, the American Association for Lost Children. With Mark's help, Tiffany is able to travel to Korea to execute a high-stakes plan to bring her son home.[2][3]

Cast[edit]

Awards[edit]

Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story received several award nominations and accolades, mostly for Taraji P. Henson's performance. Henson received five nominations to various awards, and won three of them.

AwardCategoryRecipientResult
Primetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or MovieTaraji P. HensonNominated
Satellite AwardsBest Actress – Miniseries or Television FilmTaraji P. HensonNominated
Image AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Miniseries, or Dramatic SpecialTaraji P. HensonWon
BET AwardsBest ActressTaraji P. HensonWon
Black Reel AwardsOutstanding Television or Miniseries Performance: FemaleTaraji P. HensonWon
Outstanding Television or Miniseries FilmHarvey KahnNominated
Directors Guild of CanadaDirection - Television Movie/MiniseriesGary HarveyNominated
Picture Editing - Television Movie/MiniseriesRichard ScwadelNominated

See Also[edit]

Parental child abduction

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