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Ava DuVernay Anthology Series ‘Cherish The Day’ Ordered By Own

Ava DuVernay Anthology Series ‘Cherish The Day’ Ordered By Own

Ava DuVernay (Queen Sugar) has set her next series at Own. The network has given a straight-to-series order to Cherish the Day, an original anthology series from DuVernay and Warner Horizon Scripted Television. The project is part of DuVernay’s overall deal with Warner Bros. TV. Oprah Winfrey will executive produce alongside DuVernay for a winter 2020 premiere on Own.

Created by DuVernay, in each season, Cherish the Day chronicles the stirring romance of one couple, with each episode spanning a single day. The season-long narrative will unfold to reveal significant moments in a relationship that compel us to hold true to the ones we love, from the extraordinary to the everyday.

Tanya Hamilton will serve as executive producer/showrunner and will direct the series premiere. DuVernay’s longtime producing partner Paul Garnes will also executive produce the series.

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