Oprah Winfrey says creating her new cable network has turned out to be a steep climb. “I’m climbing Kilimanjaro,” she told advertisers Thursday at a presentation for OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. She quickly explained that her Kilimanjaro is at the offices of OWN.
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Do you feel like liposuctioning your brain at the thought of watching another season of Kathy Griffin’s “My Life on the D-List“? Well, she kinda does, too. That’s why the proverbial blunt-banged redhead is pulling the plug on her Bravo hit show to focus on a new challenge in her career: Disassociating herself from Kate […]
Oprah Winfrey topped Forbes’ list of the 100 most powerful celebrities, but guess what? The mogul who earned more than $300 million last year and announced the end of her long-running daytime talk show has been losing her audience. Last week, she had the lowest ratings ever in the 24 years of her talk show, […]
Oprah Winfrey clearly has clout when it comes to elections – some credit her early support of Barack Obama as being key to his presidential run. But now her new cable network OWN is being forced to look into allegations of vote tampering in an online contest to select a talk-show host. Until the middle […]
Move over Oprah. Daytime television has a new queen. The ratings from May sweeps are in and the winner is…ta-da…Judge Judy Sheindlin. She finished first – ahead of Oprah and Dr. Phil, who ranked second and third respectively. Is it a big deal? Only in the sense that daytime has been in flux since Oprah […]
Oprah Winfrey picking up after her dog with a plastic bag. Oprah Winfrey looking very tired without make-up before her show. Oprah Winfrey in a bubble bath. These are images Americans will get to see Oprah Winfrey behind the scenes in the final days of the final season of her iconic show. Yesterday, Winfrey announced […]