Fathom Events and Broadway Near You are thrilled to bring this beloved classic to cinemas nationwide on Thursday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m. (local time). Shot during the playâs Australian tour, Driving Miss Daisy, offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to see two iconic Broadway and Hollywood veterans in one of the most enduring and popular stage plays of our time. The production also stars four time Tony Award winner Boyd Gaines. Driving Miss Daisy, written in 1987, tells the touching story of the relationship between an elderly Southern Jewish woman, Daisy Werthan, and her compassionate African-American chauffeur, Hoke Colburn, from 1948 to 1973. Their iconic tale of pride, changing times and the transformative power of friendship has warmed the hearts of millions worldwide.