The world premiere of Lifetime’s contemporary remake of “Beaches” is set to premiere January 21st. “Beaches” follows the serendipitous meeting of two young friends, CC (Idina Menzel) and Hillary (Nia Long) on the Venice Boardwalk. Though worlds apart in lifestyle, the two girls embark on an unexpected friendship that sustains them for decades even with ups and downs.
“CC is an aspiring singer trying to make it in Los Angeles until she is discovered by a director who gives her her first big shot. Hillary is the daughter of a prominent civil rights lawyer who struggles to find her own destiny,” according to a Lifetime press release.
Grab the tissues. “Beaches” premieres on Saturday, January 21 at 8 pm ET on Lifetime.
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