BET.com got an exclusive look at the latest images from Tyler Perry
's For Colored Girls
, which is in theaters Friday, November 5th. The film is based on the iconic 1974 play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf
by Ntozake Shange
The movie is directed and written by Tyler Perry with a powerhouse cast
that includes Whoopi Goldberg
, Janet Jackson
, Loretta Devine
, Kimberly Elise
, Thandie Newton
, Phylicia Rashad
, Anika Noni Rose
, Kerry Washington
and Macy Gray
. It's one of the biggest cast of Black actresses since Oprah Winfrey
's Women of Brewster Place
Check out the exclusive images below!
Thandie Newton as Tangie, a role that was originally for Mariah Carey.
Oscar-winner Whoopi Goldberg as Alice, a religious woman and the mother of Thandie Newton's character.
The legendary Janet Jackson as Jo.
Are you excited to see For Colored Girls?