The Lifetime remake of Steel Magnolias stars, from left, Adepero Oduye as Annelle, Phylicia Rashad as Clairee, Jill Scott as Truvy, Alfre Woodard as Ouiser and Condola Rashad as Shelby. Queen Latifah plays Shelby's mother, M'Lynn.
The Lifetime remake of Steel Magnolias stars, from left, Adepero Oduye as Annelle, Phylicia Rashad as Clairee, Jill Scott as Truvy, Alfre Woodard as Ouiser and Condola Rashad as Shelby. Queen Latifah plays Shelby's mother, M'Lynn. Lifetime
The Lifetime remake of Steel Magnolias stars, from left, Adepero Oduye as Annelle, Phylicia Rashad as Clairee, Jill Scott as Truvy, Alfre Woodard as Ouiser and Condola Rashad as Shelby. Queen Latifah plays Shelby's mother, M'Lynn. Lifetime

Director embraced 'cultural specificity' to remake 'Steel Magnolias' with all-star black cast

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