Pulitzer Prize winning play ‘August:Osage County’ movie filmed in Oklahoma
OKLAHOMA – A star-studded Hollywood movie shot in northeastern Oklahoma opening in wide release Friday.
“Dear Lord, we ask that you watch over this family in sad times… we are truly blessed in our fellowship… in our togetherness?”
“August:Osage County” Stars Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts.
The story of a dysfunctional family, based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by Oklahoman Tracy Letts.
While the play was set in a sprawling farm-house, the movie allowed the real Osage County to play a starring role as well.
Shooting in Oklahoma was a “Priority” for the film’s director.