- "August: Osage County" to feature NE Oklahoma Updated: Nov-24-13 2:57 pm
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PAWHUSKA, Oklahoma - Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep and a steady stream of awards won't be what draw many people in northeastern Oklahoma to theaters next month to see "August: Osage County." It'll be the storefronts, streets and markings of the place they call home that'll draw theater-goers to watch the film, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Oklahoma native Tracy Letts.
Ever since she burst onto the scene in "Atonement," playing a girl with an overly fertile imagination in a performance that earned her an Oscar nod at age 13, Saoirse Ronan has been one of the most interesting young faces on the big screen.