steel  magnolias (black cast)*The 1989 classic, Steel Magnolias, that included, Sally Field, Julia Roberts, Dolly Parton, Daryl Hannah, Shirley McClaine and Olympia Dukakis.

But now their roles are being reprised in a 2012 version that we reported in the EUR back in August.  And as reported, the cast has been changed just a little bit.

The new cast includes M’Lynn (Queen Latifah), Ouiser (Alfre Woodard), Clairee (Phylicia Rashad), Truvy (Jill Scott), Annelle (Adepero Oduye) and Shelby (Condola Rashad).

Condola Rashad is Phylicia Rashad’s daughter who’s making her splash into film with the pivotal role in the remake.

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