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22nd December 1995
2h 7m
Forest Whitaker
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Waiting to Exhale is a 1995 Comedy Drama film released on 22nd December; Forest Whitaker directed the film which stars Wesley Snipes, Loretta Devine, and Wendell Pierce. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $65,452,156 on its budget.

Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined to find a better way to breathe.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 7:38pm.
Wesley Snipes Wesley Snipes
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Loretta Devine Loretta Devine
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Wendell Pierce Wendell Pierce
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Dennis Haysbert Dennis Haysbert
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Kelly Preston Kelly Preston
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Mykelti Williamson Mykelti Williamson
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Giancarlo Esposito Giancarlo Esposito
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Leon Leon
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Angela Bassett Angela Bassett
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Michael Beach Michael Beach
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Donald Faison Donald Faison
Age at Filming ≈ 20
Gregory Hines Gregory Hines
Age at Filming ≈ 48
Starletta DuPois
Age at Filming ≈ 53
Lela Rochon Lela Rochon
Age at Filming ≈ 30
L. Scott Caldwell L. Scott Caldwell
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Wren T. Brown
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Brandon Hammond
Age at Filming ≈ 10
Jeffrey D. Sams
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Whitney Houston
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Lamont Johnson
Age at Filming ≈ 72
Kenya Moore Daly
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Jazz Raycole
Age at Filming ≈ 6
Shari L. Carpenter
Age at Filming ≈ 33


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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

7% 0-12
10% 20-29
41% 30-39
14% 40-49
3% 50-59
3% 70-79
21% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

48% Female
52% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Waiting to Exhale on Netflix?
No, Waiting to Exhale is not currently available on Netflix in the United States
Is Waiting to Exhale on Amazon Prime?
No, Waiting to Exhale is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States
Is Waiting to Exhale on Disney Plus?
No, Waiting to Exhale is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States