OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network, has acquired cable rights to “Rachael Ray” from CBS Television Distribution and “The Nate Berkus Show” from Harpo Studios, the cable network announced Tuesday.
Sure the great Oprah Winfrey has taken some lumps lately, thanks to a struggles of OWN. But what would Andy Cohen (who guided Bravo to the top of the cable ratings charts as a programming executive in addition to his role as host of “Watch What Happens Live”) do to turn the network around? Cohen […]
Thursday’s episode of “Touch” seemed to make a veiled reference to Merv Griffin and one of his business partners. Or did it? You can watch the whole episode here.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oprah Winfrey’s struggling television network, OWN, said Monday it is laying off one-fifth of its workers and restructuring its operations in New York and Los Angeles. The decision to let 30 employees go is a “tough” one, but the economics of a start-up cable network didn’t fit with OWN’s cost structure, […]
Another day, another shakeup for Oprah Winfrey’s struggling network OWN.
Oprah Winfrey feels a new freedom after leaving her wildly successful daily TV talk show behind and taking a new course seeking interviews with newsmakers on their own turf.
Oprah Winfrey earned the rare opportunity to convert her media charisma into a monogramed TV channel. Now she’s the one tasked with rescuing OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network, after a disappointing first year.
By Evens Sanon, Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Oprah Winfrey toured an encampment for Haitians displaced by a massive 2010 earthquake under tight security Monday, with a local photographer detained for about 90 minutes as he tried to cover the event. Winfrey, escorted by security guards, walked among the tents with the actor Sean Penn, […]
(Reuters) – Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey will be doing her first-ever live chat with social media website Facebook on Thursday, Sept 8. Facebook users can tune into the hour-long live video chat on the site at 1:30 pm EDT, and can leave questions for Winfrey on the page wall created for the event. Add […]
Beginning October 10 on OWN, library episodes of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” will be repacked and aired as a teaching tool under the new title “Own Your Life (The Oprah Class).” “We had originally thought of putting the ‘Oprah Winfrey Show’ on in such a way as some of the best shows – just as […]