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Did Oprah Winfrey's Early Life Shape her Career?
This Oprah Winfrey biography traces the roots of her fame and success to her humble beginnings and early childhood challenges through the age of 17.
Meredith Baxter on Marriage, Abuse, Alcohol and...
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah sat down with 80s TV mom Meredith Baxter to discuss her new book 'Untied' and her past experiences in an abusive marriage, struggle with alcohol, and journey to come out.
An Overview of The Rachael Ray Show
The Rachael Ray Show, part of Harpo Productions, is a nationally syndicated daytime talk show featuring lifestyle stories and food segments.
12 Tips From Oprah on How to Succeed in Life
If having a successful life is your goal - who better to offer words of wisdom than Oprah. Whatever success means to you -- wealth, fame, happiness -- these quotations will give you the extra boost to continue down the path of achievement.
Meet Doctor Mehmet Oz: His Biography and...
A biography of Dr. Oz. Oprah.
A Look Into the Personal Life of Oprah Winfrey
A profile of the personal side of Oprah Winfrey, including her homes, friends, dogs, and more.
6 Movies You Might Not Realize Oprah Played a...
A collection of six films where Oprah Winfrey appears in either an acting or voice-over role.
16 Pieces of Advice From Oprah on Being Confident
Oprah Winfrey quotations on self esteem and spirit. Even Oprah continually searches to find a deeper understanding of who she is and her place in the world. Use her words to help you find a deeper meaning in your own life.
Book Review : 'The Pillars of the Earth'
A review of Ken Follett's 1989 novel The Pillars of the Earth, the 60th Oprah's Book Club selection, about the building of cathedrals in the Middle Ages.
How To Get Oprah Winfrey Show Tickets
Getting tickets to be in the audience for an episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show can be a difficult task. Here is everything you need to know to get tickets to the Oprah Show!
A Professional Biography of Oprah Winfrey
Oprah's career has been a tremendous journey. Starting her career in radio while she was still in high school, she sets an amazing example to those in the journalism field and beyond.
Oprah Shares 11 Tips on Living Your Best Life
Oprah Winfrey certainly knows how to live her best life -- and she shares that knowledge with viewers of her show, and readers of her magazine. Here are a few of her best quotes on living your best life.
A Brief History of O The Oprah Magazine
How O, The Oprah Magazine,was started, regular columns featured in each issue, awards received by the publishers, and more.
The History of Oprah's Angel Network
Oprah's Angel Network has done amazing work in the US and around the world for over 10 years -- so where did it all start? Here is a look at how Oprah was inspired to start this organization, and some of the projects viewers have helped fund.
Profile of Dr. Phil McGraw
A biography of mental health, family, and relationship expert Dr. Phil McGraw, who appears on Ask Oprah's All-Stars on the OWN Network, as a contributor in O Magazine, and as the host of the Harpo Produced Dr. Phil Show.
A Collection of Oprah Winfrey Quotes
A collection of quotes from Oprah Winfrey.
Complete Oprah Winfrey Biography
A complete biography of Oprah Winfrey including her childhood, career and personal life.
Profile of Gayle King
A biography of media personality -- and Oprah's best friend -- Gayle King.
How To Get Involved in Oprah's Book Club
For over 10 years Oprah has been making book selections and pushing novels straight up the bestsellers list. If you would like to get involved in the club, here is all the information you need to start.
Profile of Jean Chatzky
A biography of financial expert and radio host Jean Chatzky.
How To Donate to Oprah's Charitable Foundations
If you are looking to contribute to Oprah's charitable work, here is the information you need to donate.
An Overview and Brief History of The Oprah...
The Oprah Winfrey Show is a nationally syndicated talk show hosted and produced by Oprah Winfrey and Harpo Productions. Following is an overview and brief history of The Oprah Winfrey Show.
Quotes from Oprah's Experts - Dr. Phil McGraw...
The experts from The Oprah Winfrey Show and OWN The Oprah Network provide some of the best advice on television today. Here is a selection of life and relationship expert Dr. Phil McGraw's best quotes.
When Your Mother Is a Notorious Killer - Show...
Friday, October 22, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah looked back at past interviews of female killers who shared their stories and also spoke to the daughter of Diane Downs and featured an interview with Lisa Ling and Pamela Smart from prison.
Coming Out on The Oprah Show 25 Years of...
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah looked back on 25 years of discussing and debating coming out and gay rights on The Oprah Show, including important interviews with Ellen DeGeneres and Greg Louganis.
The History of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership...
After years of trying to make her dream a reality, in 2007, Oprah finally was able to open her Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa. Here is a look into what it took to get there.
Dr. Oz Answers Men & Women - Show Recap
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Dr. Oz returned for Tuesday with a twist - he answered questions from a studio audience filled with more than 170 women and 170 men.
Profile of Doctor Maya Angelou
A biography of Dr. Maya Angelou, one of Oprah Winfrey's closest friends and mentors. Find information on her education, publications, awards and more.
Oprah Quotes on Weight and Body Image
Oprah Winfrey has had her share of issues with weight loss, weight gain, healthy living, proper diet, and positive body image. Through the years she has worked with some of the best experts in the field, and in true Oprah style, shared the lessons she learned in the process. Here are some of Oprah's best quotes about weight and body image.
This Week on the Episodes of Oprah's Lifeclass
The current week's Oprah's Lifeclass schedule including topics and class descriptions.
A Brief Biography and Book List of Author...
Eckhart Tolle's Birth: Eckhart Tolle was born Ulrich Tolle in Dortmund, Germany on February 16, 1948.
Quotes from Oprah Winfrey's Mentor Maya Angelou...
Oprah Winfrey's mentor Maya Angelou's wisdom has guided Oprah and may inspire or motivate your life as well. Here are a few of Maya Angelou's most notable quotations.
An Overview and History of Oprah's O Ambassadors
An in-depth look at Oprah's philanthropic student program, O Ambassadors.
Friday Live in Chicago on Palin, Bridges, No...
Friday, January 22, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Friday Live in Chicago with Sarah and Bristol Palin, Jeff Bridges after his Golden Globe win, Holly Robinson Peete takes the No Phone Zone pledge, and Oprah encourages viewers to participate in Hope for Haiti Now.
Profile of Dr. Laura Berman
A biography of sex therapist Dr. Laura Berman, who appears on Oprah & Friends satellite radio and the OWN Network.
Book Review : 'A New Earth'
A review of Eckhart Tolle's book A New Earth, the 61st selection for Oprah's Book Club, a spiritual journey towards awakening to your life's purpose.
Oprah Winfrey Fan Gift Guide
Are you wondering what you can get the Oprah fan in your life for their birthday, anniversary or holiday? Here is just what you need -- a gift-buying guide for every Oprah Winfrey fan in your life! Find 15 gift ideas that will make any Oprah fan happy.
A Complete List of Oprah's Book Club Selections
A complete list of Oprah's Book Club selections - organized by year with accompanying links to book reviews and author profiles.
Why Kirstie Alley Fell Off the Weight Loss...
Thursday, April 30, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Kirstie Alley returned to the show to explain to Oprah why she fell off the wagon and gained her weight back. Also, Michael Hebranko appeared to share his story of losing and gaining back 700 pounds.
The Children of Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapper...
Tuesday, February 2, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Four of Wanda Barzee's six children sat down with Oprah to talk about their childhood with their mother and what her part in kidnapping Elizabeth Smart has done to them.
Brilliantly Aging Women with Raquel Welch
Monday, March 29, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Iconic sex symbol Raquel Welch shared her feelings about aging and tips for how to approach the later years of your life.
Tyler Perry Talks About Being Molested as a...
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah sat down with her friend, Hollywood mogul Tyler Perry, as he discussed the physical and sexual abuse he endured as a child, and the impact it had on his life.
Oprah Winfrey's Ideas on Choice
We all have choices to make in our lives -- some have been better than others -- but we do have a choice with how we respond to them. Here are a few words of wisdom from Oprah about making good choices in your life.
Directions and Shopping Information for The...
The Oprah Store in Chicago is the first retail space dedicated to the O line of merchandise and products that Oprah loves.
Williamson, West Virginia 23 Years Later - Show...
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah returned to Williamson, West Virginia 23 years after she held a town hall meeting which discussed the reaction of the town after a resident living with AIDS went swimming in the public pool. Many things have changed since 1987, and Oprah met with the family of Williamson resident Michael Sisco and others who attended the meeting to discover the lessons they have learned since the show.
How To Subscribe to O : The Oprah Magazine
O: The Oprah Magazine is filled with information every woman wants to know. Find monthly details on style, entertaining, books, advice, health, and special features. Here is everything you need to get yourself a subscription to the magazine, or to contact customer service.
Dr. Oz Explores Past Life Regressions - Show...
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Dr. Brian Weiss guided Dr. Oz and viewers through an exploration into the concept of past life regression. Ask yourself the question - where you here before?
Inside the Minds of Child Molesters - Show Recap
Monday, February 8, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah sat down with four convicted child molesters to have her most honest conversation to date about the why, how, and who of their crimes to help parents know the warning signs of sexual abuse.
Affair-Proof Your Marriage with Gary Neuman -...
Thursday, September 18, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Gary Neuman returned to deal with the viewer response from his discussion one week prior on the Oprah Show to 'Why Men Cheat.'
An Overview of The Doctor Phil Show
The Dr. Phil Show, part of Harpo Productions, is a nationally syndicated daytime talk show featuring host advice on topics such as marriage, weight, parenting, divorce, drug abuse and mental health.
Final Weight Loss Show with 100 Viewers Losing...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah looked back at some of the most memorable weight loss stories while also sharing a few additional successes, along with an audience filled with 100 viewers who had lost 100 pounds or more.
Hall of Fame Guests: Where Are They Now? - Show...
Original Air Date: Monday, April 28, 2008 Guest Update - "Princess" Fannie: Oprah started her show of
Hormone Replacement Therapy, Menopause and...
Thursday, January 15, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed guests Robin McGraw and Dr. Christiane Northrup to discuss hormone replacement therapy, in particular, bioidentical hormones.
Suzanne Somers on Bioidentical Hormone...
Thursday, January 29, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Proponent of bioidentical hormones and author Suzanne Somers sat down with Oprah to discuss her experience and research on the issue of replacement.
Ellen DeGeneres & Portia de Rossi - Show Recap
Monday, November9, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - For their first interview as a married couple, Oprah welcomed Ellen DeGeneres and her wife Portia de Rossi to speak on their relationship and life together.
Look Great at Any Age with Rita Wilson - Show...
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed Hollywood actress and fashion icon Rita Wilson to the show to help women transform their style from frumpy to fabulous at any age.
When Women Molest Raped by His Mother - Show...
Monday, February 15, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - A week after sitting down with convicted child molesters, Oprah revealed a sign of abuse rarely discussed by speaking with a victim who was raped by his mother as a child.
Quotes from Oprah's Experts - Martha Beck...
The experts from The Oprah Winfrey Show and OWN The Oprah Network provide some of the best advice on television today. Here is a selection of spirit and life coach Martha Beck's best quotes.
Legendary Soap Opera Stars and Memorable...
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah sat down with legendary soap stars and memorable daytime couples who played the roles of Erica Kane (Susan Lucci), Luke (Anthony Geary) & Laura (Genie Francis), Angie Debbie Morgan) & Jesse (Darnell Williams), Tad Martin (Michael E. Knight), and Mrs. Katherine Chancellor (Jeanne Cooper).
Book Review: 'Say You're One of Them'
A review of Uwem Akpan's selection of short stories, 'Say You're One of Them', the 63rd Oprah's Book Club selection, about the lives of children in war-torn Africa.
This Week on the Episodes of The Rosie Show
The current week's Rosie Show schedule including guests and episode descriptions.
Newsmakers of the 90s, Where Are They Now? -...
Thursday, April 23, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah provided viewers with an update with what happened after the headlines with some of the 90s biggest newsmakers, including: Tonya Harding, Lorena Bobbitt, Elian Gonzalez, and survivers of the Oklahoma City bombing.
Hot Tickets with Garth Brooks, Running of the...
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah gave viewers front row seats to get a glimpse at the hottest tickets around, including a peak at Garth Brooks' Las Vegas show at the Wynn and a special performance, the Running of the Brides in Boston, and gourmet food trucks with Tyler Florence.
What Audience Members Need to Know Before...
If you are one of the lucky ones who has been able to get tickets for a taping of The Oprah Winfrey Show - here are a few things you need to know before you go.
Dr. Oz: The Latest Secrets to Quit Smoking -...
Original Air Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2008 Guests: Danielle, 28, smoker for 14 years Cynthia, 48, smoker
The Brown Family from TLC's 'Sister Wives' -...
Thursday, October 14, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed the Brown family from the TLC show 'Sister Wives' which features the life of a polygamist husband Kody and his four wives Meri, Janelle, Christine, and Robyn.
Book Review : 'Love in the Time of Cholera'
A review of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's book Love in the Time of Cholera, the 59th Oprah's Book Club selection.
The Great Debaters
Academy Award winner Denzel Washington directs and stars in this film which is based on true events. The story follows Professor Melvin B. Tolson, Washington, and his team of elite debaters from Texas.
Oprah's Book Club and O Magazine's Summer...
Oprah's Book Club and O Magazine selected 25 books for summer 2009 you should be sure to check out.
Family of Notorious Killers Jim Jones and John...
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah spoke with family members of notorious killers Jim Jones and John Wayne Gacy.
A Family Raising a 7 Year-Old Schitzophrenic...
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah presented viewers with a look inside the lives of a family struggling to raise their 7 year-old daughter who has been diagnosed with schizophrenia.
Julia Roberts, Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray,...
Monday, May 24, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Julia Roberts and Elizabeth Gilbert joined Oprah to discuss the making of the film version of 'Eat, Pray, Love' and shared how the book and movie compliment eachother.
The Marriage Ref with Jerry Seinfeld - Show Recap
Monday, March 1, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Jerry Seinfeld and Tom Papa from 'The Marriage Ref' shared how they help couples settle their disputes.
Oprah's Clean Up Your Messy House Tour Atlanta...
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed back Peter Walsh and his clutter crew to help people in Atlanta clean up their messy houses.
Beauty Secrets from Around the World - Show Recap
Thursday, November 20, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah featured beauty tips, secrets and standards from around the world - including: Japan, India, Iran, Brazil, Indonesia, and France.
The Best Life Week with Dr. Mehmet Oz - Show...
Tuesday, January 6, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed Dr. Oz, America's Doctor, back to the show for the second day of the Best Life Week. Dr. Oz revealed his ultimate health checklist to get your health back on track in 2009.
Dr. Laura Berman on Talking to Your Kids About...
Original Air Date: Thursday, April 9, 2009 How to Talk to Kids About Sex: Oprah welcomed Dr. Laura Berman,
Overwhelmed Moms, Tragic Accidents - Show Recap
Original Air Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2008 A Wake Up Call for Mothers: Opening the show, Oprah admitted
Sex Offender Island with Lisa Ling - Show Recap
Monday, April 12, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah's third part in a series of going inside the minds of child molesters. For this piece Lisa Ling visited McNeill Island off the coast of Washington which houses the Special Commitment Center holding the most dangerous sex offenders in the state.
Oprah Fridays Live in Chicago with Denis Leary...
Friday, January 16, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Gayle, Ali, Mark and Oprah welcomed special guest Denis Leary to discuss his book Why We Suck and the latest headlines.
The Tortured Child Who Shared His Story 13...
Friday, April 15, 2011 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed 19 year-old Clayton to share his horrific story of being abused by his father and stepmother when he was 6 years old.
Mackenzie Phillips' Family Secret in 'High on...
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah sat down with child actress Mackenzie Phillips to discuss a family secret revealed in Phillips' book 'High on Arrival.'
Laura, Jenna and Barbara Bush Interview - Show...
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Former first lady Laura Bush and her twin daughters Jenna and Barbara shared the stories included in her memoir Spoken from the Heart.
Oprah Show Recap: "The Gift of Fear" with Gavin...
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Oprah's Season 24 Kickoff Party Thursday - Show...
To kickoff the 24th season of The Oprah Winfrey Show, Oprah closed down a portion of Michigan Avenue in Chicago to open it up to the biggest Oprah Show audience ever. More than 20,000 people gathered to celebrate with the Black Eyed Peas, Criss Angel, Jennifer Hudson, James Taylor, and Rascal Flatts.
Elizabeth Smart and John Ramsey - Show Recap
Wednesday, September 10, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Elizabeth and Ed Smart as well as John Ramsey sat down to talk to Oprah to update viewers on their stories that captured everyone's attention. Also, an update on Shawn Hornbeck.
Dr. Oz with Prescription Pain Pill Addictions -...
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed back Dr. Oz from his studio in New York to bring viewers the story of a family addicted to prescription pain pills; what Dr. Oz calls the most underappreciated problem in America today.
An Overview of The Dr. Oz Show
The Dr. Oz Show, part of Harpo Productions, is a nationally syndicated daytime talk show featuring health advice and answers to viewer questions.
Lisa Marie Presley Speaks About Michael...
Thursday, October 21, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah sat down with Lisa Marie Presley in England for a one-time only interview to discuss her feelings and reaction to the death of her former husband, Michael Jackson.
The Dream Lives: A Martin Luther King Day...
A look at Oprah's special event celebrating Martin Luther King Day and seeing how the dream lives on.
A New Earth Phenomenon: An Hour That Can Change...
Wednesday, April 9, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - In addition to reading A New Earth, the current book club selection and taking the online class with Oprah and Eckhart Tolle, this episode is another extension of how this book can change your life.
Profile of Rachael Ray
A profile of television cooking personality Rachael Ray, whose 'The Rachael Ray Show' is part of Harpo Productions.
Portia de Rossi Speaks About Eating Disorders
Monday, November 1, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah spoke with actress Portia de Rossi about her battle with eating disorders that eventually reduced her to 82 pounds and the fear she lived with every day that it would be revealed that she was a lesbian in Hollywood. Now healthy and married to Ellen DeGeneres, Portia is ready to share her story in her new book.
Do You Believe in Miracles? with John of God...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - O Magazine editor-in-chief Susan Casey and Harvard psychiatry professor Dr. Jeff Rediger discussed the healer John of God in Brazil for viewers to decide for themselves if they believe in miracles.
Glenn Close and Amazing Animal Stories - Show...
Friday, May 15, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed actress Glenn Close to share a special report on Puppies Behind Bars and other amazing animal stories were also featured.
Jenny McCarthy, Jim Carrey with Warrior Moms -...
Wednesday, September 24, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Jenny McCarthy sits down for her first interview together with boyfriend Jim Carrey and introduce America to amazing mothers, or Warrior Moms.
Young Millionaires Plus Mary Kate and Ashley...
Thursday, October 23, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Mary Kate and Ashley Olson visited the Oprah Show to talk about being successful at a young age. Also, young millionaires Gurbaksh Chahal and Tony Hsieh share how they made their fortunes.
Ultimate Wildest Dreams and New Book Club...
Friday, September 17, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah made more wildest dreams come true and announced the 64th Book Club selection, 'Freedom' by Jonathan Franzen, on the 14th anniversary of beginning the Oprah Show tradition.
Hoarders Behind Closed Doors - Show Recap
Thursday, October 8, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed people who appeared on the A&E series Hoarders to share their experiences with the disease and what has happened in their lives since appearing on the show.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Camp - Show Recap
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 Oprah Show Recap - Dr. Oz attends an obsessive-compulsive disorder camp with 6 people trying to change their lives and overcome their struggles.
Donald Trump, Melania, and His Five Children -...
Monday, February 7, 2011 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed Donald Trump, his wife Melania, and his five children Don Jr., Ivanka, Eric, Tiffany, and Barron Trump to the show to discuss a different side of the business tycoon.
The Color Purple Reunion with Whoopi Goldberg...
Monday, November 15, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - For its 25th anniversary, Oprah brought together the cast of 'The Color Purple' for the first time -- including interviews with Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Quincy Jones, and commentary from legendary director Steven Spielberg.
What Women Really Want with Dr. Laura Berman -...
Friday, April 3, 2009 Oprah Show Recap - Dr. Laura Berman joined Oprah and other guests to discuss studies and experiements that try to explain the science of sex appeal.
A Complete List of Harpo Feature Films and...
Oprah Winfrey has her name in every aspect of the media - including movie making. Here is a listing of past productions by Harpo Films.
Living with Multiple Personality or Dissociativ...
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah sat down with Kim Noble, a mother with 20 personalities, and her daughter Aimee as well as Truddi Chase's daughter Kari Ainsworth to further understand life with Multiple Personality or Dissociative Identity Disorder.
In the Bedroom with Sex Therapist Dr. Laura...
Thursday, April 8, 2010 Oprah Show Recap - Oprah welcomed back sex therapist Dr. Laura Berman to help two married couples find their way back to a healthy sex life.
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