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Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay reunite for new OWN drama
Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay reunite for new OWN drama

Oprah Winfrey is reuniting with "Selma" writer-director Ava DuVernay for an original scripted drama that will air on Winfrey's OWN channel and feature the former talk-show host in a recurring role. DuVernay will write, direct and executive produce the project adapted from "Queen Sugar," the debut novel by Natalie Baszile. The series, according to a release from OWN, will revolve around a "spirited woman who leaves her upscale Los Angeles lifestyle behind to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father — an 800-acre sugar cane farm in the heart of Louisiana. "Her world and identity are turned upside down as she and her teenage daughter...

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