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Steel Magnolias (7-Oct-2012)

Director: Kenny Leon

Writer: Sally Robinson

From a play: Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling

Keywords: Drama

Remake of the 1989 film of the same name re-imagines the earlier flick with an African-American cast.

Made-for-TV remake of Steel Magnolias (1989). Created for the Lifetime Movie Network as a 21st-century re-imagining of the 1989 film of the same name, Steel Magnolias follows six determined and individualistic women and best friends in the Deep South as their special bond with one another carries them through life's highest highs and lowest lows.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Lance Gross
8-Jul-1981   Calvin Payne on House of Payne
Queen Latifah
18-Mar-1970   All Hail the Queen
Phylicia Rashad
19-Jun-1948   Claire Huxtable on The Cosby Show
Jill Scott
4-Apr-1972   R&B "Neo Soul" singer
Alfre Woodard
8-Nov-1953   K-PAX


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