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Oprah Winfrey Films 'Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' in Atlanta

Oprah Winfrey Films 'Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' in Atlanta

Oprah Winfrey walks and talks with director George C. Wolfe on the set of their new TV movie The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks on Tuesday (August 23) in Atlanta, Ga.

The 62-year-old actress and TV personality has a role in the film as well as serving as executive producer.

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks follows an African-American woman who becomes an unwitting pioneer for medical breakthroughs when her cells are used to create the first immortal human cell line in the early 1950s, and will air on HBO in 2017.

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