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Lifetime's 'Steel Magnolias,' TBS' 'Wedding Band' Announce Premiere Dates

Both will debut later this fall on the small screen.

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"Steel Magnolias"

Lifetime's Steel Magnolias has an airdate.

Led by Queen Latifah and Phylicia Rashad, Steel Magnolias will debut on the small screen Sunday, Oct. 7, at 9 p.m. on Lifetime.

An adaptation of the 1989 film, the updated Magnolias centers on the lives and friendship of six women in Louisiana. Adepero Oduye, Condola Rashad, Jill Scott and Alfre Woodard co-star in the Kenny Leon-directed TV movie, which was produced by Latifah, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron.

TBS' new comedy Wedding Band, about four likable but occasionally reckless young men who can't figure out their lives, will launch Saturday, Nov. 10, at 10 p.m. Brian Austin Green, Harold Perrineau, Peter Cambor and Derek Miller star in the sitcom, along with Melora Hardin, Jenny Wade and Kathryn Fiore

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