Cybill Shepherd nails the role of the professional homemaking Martha Stewart in a TV-movie that pits a spatula-wielding, female David against a horde of male chauvinist Goliaths.
June 2002: Martha Stewart (Shepherd) learns that a stock tip could topple her business enterprises: The accusations of insider trading are intercut with the story of Martha's rise to prominence. One-time grade school pie seller Martha (Toni Grossett) grows up to become a teenaged over-achiever (Dorie Barton) who could never please her demanding father Ed Kostyra (Jude Ciccolella). Fortunately, a foray into modeling nets the teenaged Martha her first taste of success. As a student at...