Kate Forte is out as president of Harpo Films.
Oprah Winfrey may star in an HBO Films adataptation of Lynn Nottage's play "Ruined."
Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Films and Lionsgate are in talks with Steve Koren to adapt "Will You Be My Black Friend?"
Universal Pictures has acquired the David Wroblewski novel "The Story of Edgar Sawtelle" to adapt into a feature to be produced by Playtone's Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman and Harpo Films partners…
Tailor-made for maximum inspirational, historical and educational impact, "The Great Debaters" shines a bright spotlight on a remarkable example of black achievement long forgotten in the sorry…
The Producers Guild of America will honor "The Great Debaters" with the Stanley Kramer Award, reserved for work that addresses important social issues.
Oprah Winfrey is ramping up her TV production efforts at Harpo Prods., launching a development group to tackle series projects for syndie, network, cable and digital outlets.