Oprah Winfrey is returning to TV. The iconic talk show host and actor is teaming up with Ava DuVernay of Selma fame for Queen Sugar, a series based on the novel of the same name. The series will air on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
Winfrey will executive produce and appear in a recurring role. DuVernay is set to write, direct and executive produce the series. Production is scheduled to begin later this year.