Reba To Star In New Show "Fried Green Tomatoes" At NBC!

Reba is headed back to the small screen!

Reba McEntire is set to executive produce and star in a TV series based on the movie and book Fried Green Tomatoes. Reba will play Idgie Threadgoode, who returns to the Whistle Stop after being away for 10 years and struggles with the changes in the town, an estranged daughter, the failing café and a life-changing secret.

No word on when the show will go into production.