The new Lifetime Steel Magnolias movie is an upcoming American comedy-drama television film directed by Kenny Leon that will premiere on the Lifetime Network. The new film stars a all-Black cast and was filmed in the ATL, the cast includes Queen Latifah, Jill Scott, Condola Rashad, Adepero Oduye with Phylicia RashÄd and Alfre Woodard, P.S. ladiesÂ Lance GrossÂ is also in the film. In the new first looks of the movie trailer fans will be pleased to see it feels very much like the first movie.
The ladies have big shoes to fill in the remake of the 1989 hit film which included cast members Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Olympia Dukakis, Shirley MacLaine and Julia Roberts. Some critics are saying the dialog is from the original movie.
Giving the movie a new spin, the Lifetime Channel is looking to share the story with a new generation. The trailer does reveal plenty of reasons the fans should be paying attention to the film and why it became such a big classic.
The Lifetime version of the film will be revealed later this year. Take a look at the video clip to get the first look. More movie trailers are expected in the very near future.
Here’s the trailer: