Oprah to Star In Ruined?
By Jillian Bowe on December 07, 2010
Deadline is reporting The Mighty O is currently in negotiations to star in HBO Films' adaptation of the Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Ruined. The play centers around a brothel in the Congo and the fight its madam, Mama Nadi, faces to protect herself and the women working for her from being placed in the middle of the rebel armies and government. According to the site, Nottage will write the script while Winfrey and Kate Forte will be executive producers for the project.