The NFL's first openly gay player Michael Sam snags a reality show on OWN…
The Oprah Winfrey Network announced this week that they had purchased the rights to a doc-u-series on the life of St. Rams rookie Michael Sam.
In a statement to media Oprah revealed,
"We are honored that Michael is trusting us with his private journey in this moment that has not only made history but will shape it forever. I am proud of the focus on authentic storytelling in our new documentary series format. The next real-life story we follow in The Untitled Michael Sam Project promises to spark valuable, important discussion on life in America today. Acceptance and illumination start here."