Julia Roberts, Sally Field, Shirley MacLaine, Dolly Parton, Daryl Hannah and Olympia Dukakis took us on an emotional journey through the ups and downs of their characters' lives that we'll never forget. He appeared in numerous more films including August: Osage County, Charlotte's Web, The Notebook, All the Pretty Horses and The Pelican Brief. The "Jolene" singer has been married to uber-private Carl Thomas Dean since 1966. The "Forrest Gump" actress, who's worked on screen since the '60s, has hardly slowed down. Decades after the film was released in 1989, here's what the cast is up to. Like us on Facebook to see similar stories. Even though she's in her late 80s, she's still acting, most recently on the 2019 Netflix miniseries reboot of "Tales From the City." She went on to star in a few big movies like "Kill Bill: Vol. Does anyone play a grumpy old lady better than Shirley Maclaine? Grab your girlfriends and head down to Natchitoches, Louisiana (otherwise known as Chinquipin), because visitors can spend the night at the fictional Eatenton family’s home. Julia won a Golden Globe for her performance. When Annelle first comes to town she's trying to move on from her husband who took everything they owned and left her in the dust. Postcards from the Edge, Bewitched, In Her Shoes, Bernie. Louisa "Ouiser" is definitely a spitfire and her relationship with her best friend Clairee brings a lot of laughs during the film. McDermott was a lead in the TV series The Practice and has appeared in a number of films including Miracle on 34th Street, Texas Rangers, Runaway Jury, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and the upcoming King Richard. 2") and more recently appeared on the Netflix series "Sense8." Did you know she's also Warren Beatty's sister? No one else could have played town gossip Truvy Jones other than country queen, Parton has continued acting over the years appearing in. Louisa "Ouiser" is definitely a spitfire and her relationship with her best friend Clairee brings a lot of laughs during the film. She has also become a producer and has her own Netflix series. She comes into her own with a little help from Truvy and the girls and ends up finding a new love interest in Sammy DeSoto. Shirley, whose brother is fellow actor Warren Beatty, has one daughter from her marriage to Steven Parker that ended in the '80s. Dolly Parton played salon owner and beautician Truvy Jones, who had an over-the-top personality. Steel Magnolias fans, it's time to start planning a road trip. She has since appeared in A Walk to Remember, Kill Bill, the Netflix series Sense8 and more. Shepard passed away in 2017 from ALS. Her latest project, "Dolly Parton's Heartstrings" -- an eight-episode anthology series featuring stories based on her songs -- will be released on Netflix in November 2019. Did you know she's also Warren Beatty's sister? She's been married to Daniel Moder since 2002 and they have three children together. He also brings in some laughs with his comedic interactions with his "nemesis" Ouiser. and more. The actress, who famously dated the late political dynasty scion John F. Kennedy Jr. and musician Jackson Browne in the '80s and early '90s, married musician Neil Young in 2018. Though Dolly Parton was great in "Steel Magnolias," acting's not her first passion. Sally has two adult sons from her first marriage to Steve Craig and one son with second husband Alan Greisman, whom she divorced in 1993.