‘Oprah Winfrey is working together with The Butler-director
Oprah Winfrey is going to again play a role in a movie from The Butler director Lee Daniels. The presenter would be in the conversation for a role in a new film adaptation of Terms of Endearment.
According to filmsite, The Wrap makes Daniels a new version of the movie from 1983 and has Winfrey in his head for the role of Shirley MacLaine in the previous film had.
Winfrey played in the movie the Butler the wife of the main character Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitacker). In Terms of Endearment she would a mother play a difficult relationship with her daughter.
The presenter and actress is currently working on the film A Wrinkle in Time, by director Ava DuVernay (Selma).
Terms of Endearment is based on the book by Larry McMurtry.