A new made-for-TV version of the story about the sharp-tongued southern belles who frequent a small-town salon premieres Sunday night on Lifetime.
The onscreen love between Queen Latifah, Alfre Woodard, Jill Scott and Phylicia Rashad in the updated version of “Steel Magnolias” is real.
One of the forces behind the popular Julia Roberts movie “Steel Magnolias” has some issues with the upcoming Lifetime remake of the film. Victoria L. White-who executive produced the 1989 movie that starred Roberts, as well as Sally Field, Dolly Parton, and Shirley MacLaine-filed a lawsuit today against Sony Pictures and Lifetime Television claiming that […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alfre Woodard says she was born to be a storyteller, but the greatest experience of her life has been raising her two children. The 59-year-old actress, whose credits include “Primal Fear” and TV’s “True Blood” and “Desperate Housewives,” says “being a mother to Mavis and Duncan was my high calling.” She […]
Lifetime has released the first trailer for its TV remake of the classic weepfest “Steel Magnolias.” Queen Latifah leads the all African-American cast (and executive produces the chick flick), playing M’Lynn (Sally Field’s role in the 1989 film) in the tale of strong southern women. The ensemble cast also features Emmy-winner Alfre Woodard as Ouiser, […]
Lifetime is planning a contemporary version of the classic 1989 tear-jerker featuring an all-star cast and slated to debut on TV later this year.
“GCB” will offend neither Christians nor bitches. The stars and creator of the show formerly known as both “Good Christian Bitches” and “Good Christian Belles” are confident that the comedic soap opera, which tackles television’s third rail, religion, will be embraced by the Texas Baptists that it chronicles.
It sealed Brooke Shields’ status as a teen star (and, trivia, made her the first-ever recipient of the Worst Actress Razzie), and now Lifetime is going to remake the 1980 drama “The Blue Lagoon.” Lifetime confirmed to TheWrap the made-for-TV do-over will be produced by Neil Meron and Craig Zadan’s Storyline Entertainment and Judith Verno’s […]