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Whoopi Goldberg Reaches Out to “Golden Girls” Reboot Creators

Whoopi Goldberg reportedly contacted the production company behind the upcoming “Golden Girls” reboot, expressing interest in playing the role of Dorothy Zbornak. According to Sandybatt Pictures Creative Director Joe Barron, her request was politely declined.

Barron’s statement focused on the casting process: “We didn’t know what to say other than no. We’re currently conducting a wide search to find the perfect actresses to embody these beloved characters.”

The “Golden Girls” reboot has been a topic of discussion since its announcement, with fans eager to see how the classic sitcom will be reimagined for a modern audience. Casting choices will undoubtedly be a major focus, and Goldberg’s outreach highlights the enduring popularity of the original series and its characters.