Rock, Oprah Bringing ‘My Black Friend’ to Movies

About a white writer who decides to search for black friends on Craigslist.

Last Updated: October 5, 2009 @ 2:36 PM

Lionsgate and Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Films are partnering to develop the comedy "Will You Be My Black Friend?" with Chris Rock starring.

The project stems from a November GQ magazine article written by senior correspondent Devin Friedman, a white man who began a self-conscious search for black friends on Craigslist.

Read more at the Hollywood Reporter.