Lee Daniels is in talks to direct Oprah Winfrey in a remake of the 1983 classic Terms of Endearment, that is currently in development at Paramount pictures..
According to The Wrap.com
According to an individual with knowledge of the project, the studio has secured the rights to the project for Daniels to develop.
Winfrey is lining up to play the smothering mother Aurora Greenway, a role that won Shirley MacLaine an Oscar for Best Actress in the original comedy-drama. The original earned 11 Academy Award nominations and won five, including Best Picture.