When Daisy Werthan, a widowed, 72-year-old Jewish woman living in midcentury Atlanta, is deemed too old to drive, her son hires Hoke Colburn, an African American man, to serve as her chauffeur. What begins as a troubled and hostile pairing, soon blossoms into a profound, life-altering friendship that transcends all the societal boundaries placed between them.
Did You Know?
When the original movie was shot in 1989, Angela Lansbury had already stated her interest in the role of Miss Daisy. Back then, Jessica Tandy won the role. See more
Version of Driving Miss Daisy