Lifetime’s original TV movie Steel Magnolias will receive its UK premiere on Lifetime UK on Thursday May 8th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Based on the stage play and 1989 film of the same name, Steel Magnolias chronicles the lives and friendship of six women in Louisiana. 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 truly unite and celebrate women. The film is produced by Sony Pictures Television and stars Queen Latifah (Single Ladies) as M’Lynn, Phylicia Rashad (The Cosby Show) as Clairee, Adepero Oduye (Louie) as Annelle, Condola Rashad (Smash) as Shelby, Jill Scott (The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency) as Truvy and Alfre Woodard (Memphis Beat) as Ouiser,
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.