At the end of Greenleaf season one, Mavis (Oprah Winfrey), and Lady Mae (Lynn Whitfield), go head to head in an heated exchange with Mavis calling Lady Mae out for knowing that her brother Mack raped her daughter, that had viewers on the edge of their seats. Well the two ladies recently discussed that heated confrontation, with Whitfield revealing how intense it was yelling at her boss, and calling her a “childless whore”.
“Clement Virgo, who directed it, said, no, you’ve got to let her have it. I said, ‘Really let her have it?”‘ Whitfield explains.
“I instinctively felt, that as a viewer, not as myself the actress, but as a viewer, I wanted to see a confrontation between the two of them,” Winfrey revealed.
Take a look at that heated exchange from Greenleaf season one: