By Joshua Rich
Updated May 05, 2009 at 09:55 PM EDT

NBC News will air Farrah’s Story, a two-hour special chronicling actress Farrah Fawcett’s battle against cancer, on Friday, May 15, from 9-11 p.m. ET. Billed as “an extremely personal look at her battle with cancer,” the show will be narrated by the former Charlie’s Angels star, who has sought treatment in the U.S. and Germany. Friends including Ryan O’Neal (Fawcett’s longtime companion, who is also fighting cancer), Jaclyn Smith, Kate Jackson, and Alana Stewart (who coproduced and shot most of the show) will also appear.