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Whitney was joined in the cast by Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine & Lela Rochon. The movie director was the talented actor/director Forest Whitaker. Shooting began in the spring of 1995, and the movie was released in December. 'Waiting To Exhale' was critically acclaimed, and it became a big hit in the USA, grossing over $70 million at the box office.