Whoopi Goldberg Stars in Lifetime Original Film

Whoopi Goldberg attends Tribeca Film Festival

Whoopi Goldberg will star in, A Day Late and a Dollar Short, a new Lifetime original movie based on Terry McMillan’s bestseller, which will premiere next month. Joining the Academy Award winner is an all star cast which includes, Mekhi Phiefer, Tichina Arnold, Ving Rhames, and Kimberly Elise.

The film dissects the importance of family and how an ill mother tries to help her family through life’s mishaps. The film covers “dysfunctional family” issues like teen pregnancy, sibling rivalry and drug addiction—all which the matriarch overcome to  help unionize her family.

The film is scheduled to premiere on Saturday, April 19. Will you be watching?