Oprah Winfrey to Create Family Drama at HBO

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Oprah Winfrey's media dominance continues to grow. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Mighty O's Harpo Films has partnered with HBO to create a new television drama. Winfrey's untitled drama will center around the wealthy first black president of a prestigious liberal arts college, who's family gains media attention. The family puts on a united front, while dealing with infighting and dark obsessions behind the scenes. 

Playright Thomas Bradshaw has signed on to the project as co-executive producer and writer. Harpo's Kate Forte will serve as showrunner for the hour-long drama.