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Condola Rashad looks just like her mom, Phylicia Rashad
Starring Phylicia Rashad, Queen Latifah, Alfre Woodard, Jill Scott, Adepero Oduye and Condola Rashad (Phylicia’s daughter).
This all-black reincarnation for Lifetime is being directed by Kenny Leon (ABC’s A Raisin in The Sun, Broadway’s Fences and The Mountaintop), from a script adapted from the 1989 film screenplay by Sally Robinson.
Supporting each other through their triumphs and tragedies, they congregate at Truvy’s beauty shop to ponder the mysteries of life and death, husbands and children - and hair and nails - all the important topics that bring women together.
The all-African American cast that includes: Queen Latifah (she’s also executive producer) as M’Lynn, Alfre Woodard as Ouiser, Phylicia Rashad as Clairee, Jill Scott as Truvy, Adepero Oduye as Annelle and Rashad’s daughter, Condola Rashad as Shelby. Lance Gross, Tory Kittles and Michael Beasley co-star.