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'Stick Fly' play reportedly becoming an HBO movie
'Stick Fly' play reportedly becoming an HBO movie

HBO has had much success turning such notable plays as "Wit," "Dinner with Friends" and "Angels in America" into cable-movie events. Now the premium cable channel is reportedly setting its sight on another theatrical title, "Stick Fly."   Lydia R. Diamond's drama about a wealthy African American family staying on Martha's Vineyard opened in 2009 at the Matrix Theatre in Los Angeles. The play eventually made its way to Broadway in 2011, with a roster of producers that included pop singer Alicia Keys. Diamond will be adapting her play for the small screen, according to a Tuesday report in The Hollywood Reporter. The trade paper said...

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