OWN Buys TV Rights To Oprah Winfrey Starrer 'Lee Daniels' The Butler'

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September 26, 2013 AT 9:21 AM
Oprah Winfrey has secured TV rights to her latest acting vehicle, Lee Daniels' The Butler. The Weinstein Company drama, which has passed $100 million at the box office and has awards season buzz, will get its first broadcast airing on OWN in 2017 -- after its debut on pay cable.