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Trailer for 'Love Is_' Explores Black Power Couple's Origin Story

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil drew from their own lives to develop this OWN series about two artists’ 20-year journey through love.

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OWN Greenlights 'Moonlight' Co-Writer Tarell Alvin McCraney-Created Drama

The coming-of-age series will draw from McCraney’s youth and follow a 14-year-old boy balancing family pressure and personal trauma while trying to escape poverty.

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'Queen Sugar' Author Natalie Baszile on Planting Sugar Cane, Riding a Zydeco Trail and Blessing the TV Remix

Before OWN made TV magic, her words told the struggle, beauty and realness of one fictional family that feels like many real ones.

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Watch Premiere Episodes of 'Atlanta' and 'Queen Sugar' for Free

Both Ava DuVernay’s family drama and Donald Glover’s surrealist comedy series premiered last night.

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Beautiful, Brilliant 'Queen Sugar' Is Sure To Make You Ugly-Cry

Ava DuVernay’s new OWN TV series is a technical masterwork—and one of the biggest tearjerkers since Mister pulled Nettie and Celie apart.

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Ava and Oprah Are Tired of 'Diversity' Talk

In their The Hollywood Reporter cover story, the duo opens up about inclusion and why it’s important to show Black people’s humanity on screen.

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Ava DuVernay is First Black Woman to Direct a $100 Million Film

The “Selma” director is one of only three women to direct a live-action film with a sky-high budget.

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Ava DuVernay's 'Queen Sugar' Gets Second Season Order, New Trailer

The first season of DuVernay’s family drama series will premiere on OWN this September. 

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WATCH: New Trailer for Ava DuVernay's 'Queen Sugar'

The hour-long family drama is set to debut on OWN this September.

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Merle Dandridge Discusses 'Blasian' Identity in New Interview

The actress addressed her upbringing and starring role in the Oprah Winfrey Network’s “Greenleaf,” which premieres tonight, with the Center for Asian American Media. 

Ava DuVernay to Direct New Drama Series for Oprah's Network

Production will begin later this year.

Michael Sam Teams Up With Oprah for Reality TV Show

Yes, you read that headline correctly.

A Must-Read Take on What's Missing From OWN's 'Dark Girls'

The documentary that had everyone talking.

Oprah Defends Kardashian Interview on Struggling OWN Network

Oprah admits that everyone in TV is worried about ratings.

Oprah's OWN Network Approaching More Than $300 Million in Losses

Not everything Oprah touches turns in to gold.

Oprah on OWN: "Had I Known it was This Difficult I Might Have Done Something Else"

“I didn’t think it was going to be easy. If I knew then what I know now, I might have made some different choices,” Oprah Winfrey told the anchors on”CBS Morning.” She says the most painful thing she’s had to so far is laying off 30 people.