12/16/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

HBO To Develop Katharine Graham Biopic

HBO Films is developing a biopic about Katharine Graham, the late publisher of the Washington Post who oversaw the paper's Watergate coverage leading to the resignation of President Richard Nixon.

The untitled project, which is in the very early stages of development, is being written by Joan Didion and will follow Graham's ascendancy to the top post at the newspaper.

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