The new “Steel Magnolias” are curvy girls Queen Latifah and Jill Scott, seasoned actresses Alfre Woodard and Phylicia Rashad. This talented group of actresses will star in Lifetime’s remake of the classic 1989 film.
The contemporary remake of the film follows six Louisiana women, M’Lynn (Queen Latifah), Ouiser (Woodard), Clairee (Phylicia Rashad), Truvy (Scott), Annelle (Oduye) and Shelby (Condola Rashad), as they support each other through the trials and tribulations of life.
The original Steel Magnolias starred Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Darryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, and Julia Roberts.
We’re still waiting for the ETA date to be announced but in the meantime enjoy this trailer…..we sure did!