Queen Latifah, Phylicia Rashad, and Adepero Oduye Cast in ‘Steel Magnolias’ Remake

Lifetime has announced casting for it’s forthcoming Steel Magnolias remake featuring an all-black cast.

The telefilm, based on Robert Harling’s 1989 hit film of the same name, will star Queen Latifah as M’Lynn, Phylicia Rashad as Clairee, Condola Rashad Shelby, Alfre Woodard as Ouiser, and Jill Scott as Truvy.