'The Color Purple' Reunion: Oprah and Whoopi Squash 'Beef'

In a sneak preview of Oprah's reunion episode to air on Monday, Celie and Ms. Sofia address their estrangement over the years.

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On Monday's episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show, the cast will reunite to honor the upcoming 25th anniversary of the film The Color Purple's. Celie, Mister, Nettie, Sofia, Shug, Harpo, Squeak, young Celie and Quincy Jones (who was one of the movie's producers) will all sit on Oprah's couch.

Oprah has an emotional moment with Whoopi over the several years of disconnection between them. An excerpt:

OPRAH: It's crazy. So I thought, you think I'm mad at you? I thought you were mad at me.

WHOOPI: So crazy.

Who knew they had an alleged beef? Anyway, see the video and transcript on BVNewswire.

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