Season 1, Episode 1 Pilot Episode

First Aired: August 18, 1998

In the pilot, estranged friends Rene (Lorraine Toussaint) and Mary Elizabeth (Annie Potts) have a bittersweet reunion that's framed by flashbacks to the 1960s. Jackson: Courtney B. Vance. Colliar: Chris Mulkey. Jeff Bleckner directed.

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  • Premise: Drama about the complex relationship between two women; one is white, the other black. The series is set mostly in present-day Birmingham, Ala., and includes telling flashbacks to the women's preteen years in the early 1960s, a turbulent time in their segr… (more)

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