Imbolo Mbue, whose debut novel 'Behold the Dreamers' is Oprah Winfrey's latest selection.
Oprah Winfrey has selected Imbolo Mbue's "Behold the Dreamers," a novel about an immigrant family in New York whose lives are rocked by the 2008 recession, as the new pick for her book club, she announced Monday. Winfrey made the announcement on social media and on "CBS This Morning." In a video...
This morning, Oprah Winfrey announced her latest selection for “Oprah’s Book Club” ? and it’s as topical as it is gripping. Behold the Dreamers is a powerful novel by 36-year-old Imbolo Mbue, whose own experience as an immigrant from...Show More Summary
With one young character and his beloved doll, the Oprah Winfrey Network’s “Queen Sugar” is exploring ideas around masculinity, specifically in the black community. In season two’s second episode, which aired on Wednesday, one of the main characters, Ralph Angel, is at a restaurant with his son, Blue, and Blue’s mother, Darla. Show More Summary
Get those yoga mats ready. Holland America Line plans to help its passengers turn over a new leaf, thanks to a partnership with Oprah Winfrey and O Magazine. "Inspired by Oprah to live their best life, guests on our North American departures will enjoy morning meditation and healthy eating tips,"...
There are a lot of unique elements to Queen Sugar but last night the Season 2 debut of the OWN series from Ava DuVernay had the rare distinction to return better than its Season 1 premiere last year among the Oprah Winfrey net's core female demographic. Show More Summary
Former Glee star Charice is officially going by a new name – Jake Zyrus! The announcement from the 25-year-old singer comes several years after declaring in an interview with Oprah Winfrey that “my soul is like male.” Jake took to social media to share the news, changing handles on Twitter and Instagram to the new [...]
When Will Smith’s first child, Trey, was born, he had one thought: Now what do I do? Like many first-time parents, Smith felt a bit overwhelmed the moment doctors placed his son in his arms. As Smith told “The Oprah Winfrey Show” in 1997, he couldn’t believe fatherhood didn’t come with any instructions. Show More Summary
In one moment during Kelly's extended effort to butter up the wily InfoWars host, she compared her style to a curious trio of media personalities
Oprah Winfrey has always been transparent about her humble beginnings and has shared many a story through her years as host of The Oprah Winfrey Show. While she’s shared her own story, it’s not often that the 63 year-old media mogul has spoken about those tough times in interviews. Show More Summary
Oprah Winfrey runs her OWN television network, but she's still acting too. She talks about her process, her recent jobs and her favorite films.
It looks like Oprah Winfrey is one of the biggest fans of Wonder Woman! The legendary talk show host is hosting a party for 28 ten-year-olds at her home and she has everything from Wonder Woman crowns and cuffs to popcorn buckets and sandals. Oprah took to Twitter to share a photo of her and [...]
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson for president? Maybe. Kanye West? Suuure, why not? But one celebrity who is definitely, certainly not going to be on a ballot: Oprah Winfrey. The media mogul swatted down whatever talk there had ever been about her someday, possibly going into politics with the kind of definitive answer few people (paging […]
Sadsies! During an hour-long podcast on The Hollywood Reporter's "Awards Chatter" podcast, Oprah Winfrey shut down any speculation that she'd one day enter the political world. The longtime TV icon admitted: "I will never run for public office. Show More Summary
The legendary talk show host has dispelled the rumors once and for all
If you are invited to lunch at Oprah Winfrey's home, don't bring her flowers. That is what producer, writer and director Ava DuVernay learned when she got an unexpected invitation to a Mother's Day brunch at Winfrey's home, which she attended with her grandmother. Show More Summary
Oprah may have just out-Oprah’d herself. While promoting the Oprah Winfrey Network’s “Queen Sugar” with director Ava DuVernay, the icon spoke with Entertainment Tonight about George and Amal Clooney recently welcoming twins. When interviewer...Show More Summary
Show also brings on longtime Oprah Winfrey producer as creative consultant.
Rutina Wesley’s first acting job came on a Broadway workshop for “The Color Purple” in 2006. A little more than a decade later, she landed a lead role on “Queen Sugar” on OWN, the television network started by Oprah Winfrey, who starred in Steven Spielberg’s 1985 film and produced the Broadway...
Fans of “Underground” can scratch the Oprah Winfrey Network from the list of reported networks that are considering acquiring the canceled hit series. During a press event on Tuesday for her network series “Queen Sugar,” Oprah Winfrey...Show More Summary