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Ava DuVernay, David Oyelowo to reunite on Hurricane Katrina drama
Ava DuVernay, David Oyelowo to reunite on Hurricane Katrina drama

After delving into the civil rights movement in "Selma," filmmaker Ava DuVernay and star David Oyelowo are looking to reunite for a drama set against the backdrop of Hurricane Katrina. DuVernay is on board to write, direct and produce a story of love and murder that takes place during the historic 2005 storm, Participant Media announced Monday, and Oyelowo is in negotiations to star and produce. DuVernay and Oyelowo previously teamed with Participant on the 2012 drama "Middle of Nowhere." Plot details for the new film were not revealed, but DuVernay has shown an interest in tackling issues of race, class and inequality in her work before, and the Katrina disaster...

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