Oprah Winfrey is known for succeeding at just about everything she tries: talk show host, actor and, despite a somewhat bumpy start, now as a network owner. But she might just deserve her greatest credit for the one feat she has not tried yet: parenthood.
It was the question that bitterly divided the nation in the ’90s: Should Terri Schiavo live or die? In 2003, Oprah spoke with Terri’s mother and siblings about Terri’s health and their desire to continue her medical treatment. However, in 2005, Terri’s husband, Michael Schiavo, won his legal battle to have her feeding tube removed. […]
Post by Jenny Erikson. Dear Oprah, First of all, I would like to thank you for the “you get a car! And you get a car!” meme. I try to inject it into conversations whenever possible, and while my kids think I’m kind of nuts, it makes me smile every time. Show More Summary
Oprah Winfrey may be our favorite maternal TV host, but the idea of real maternity never had any appeal to the internationally recognized mogul.
Throughout her years of doling out advice, giving recommendations and offering famous faces and everyday folks a shoulder to cry on in their darkest hour, at times, Oprah Winfrey seems like a mother to us all. But the queen of mediaShow More Summary
“Dallas” Star Linda Gray, Melissa Joan Hart, Joey Lawrence, and OJ Simpson prosecutor Marcia Clark, share fascinating updates on an all-new episode of “Oprah: Where Are They Now?”
Oprah Winfrey might be more internationally famous than any of the actors who received Golden Globe nominations on Thursday, but her critically acclaimed turn in "The Butler" wasn't enough to earn her Globes recognition.In the film Winfrey...Show More Summary
If you are depressed, you should seek the help of professionals, but I found that there were many things I could do to improve my situation, and they became the cherries atop my “well-managed depression” cake. Read more
"They would have ended up on the equivalent of the Oprah show talking about me," Oprah says of the kids she never had. "Because something [in my life] would have had to suffer and it would've probably been them."
At the Golden Globes nomination press conference at the Beverly Hilton this morning a lot of the talk wasn’t so much about who got nominated but who didn’t. I’m talking about you, Oprah! The star of stars didn’t make the cut and won’t be walking that red capet (at least as a supporting actress nominee). Show More Summary
Oprah Winfrey has practically raised a nation of "Oprah Winfrey Show" viewers, but the mogul nonetheless thinks that her own biological progeny wouldn't be as enraptured. "If I had kids, my kids would hate me," Winfrey told the Hollywood Reporter in a new interview. "They would have ended up on the equivalent of the 'Oprah' […]
How can this be?!? Oprah Winfrey, DENIED?! But…the Big O doesn’t get denied EVER! Alas, the Hollywood Foreign Press decided her performance in The Butler this year just wasn’t Golden Globe worthy! Shocking! This morning’s nomination announcements featured some VERY surprising snubs that we still can’t understand! Who on Breaking Bad is left sad and blue this morning? Which [...]
Oprah Winfrey did everything expected of her. She co-starred in an "important" movie -- one about American racism, no less! "The Butler" was also a box office hit and her performance critically lauded. On top of that, Oprah's pro-Obama...Show More Summary
The Golden Globe nomination were announced this morning, and in addition to providing a boost to surprise contenders like Sally
In the middle of an extensive Hollywood Reporter cover story, Oprah Winfrey dropped a pretty interesting tidbit: why she never had children. Her best friend Gayle King "was the kind of kid who, in seventh grade Home Ec class, was writing down her name and the names of her children....
Nominees for the 71st annual Golden Globes were announced on Thursday, and the list included a rash of shocking omissions. Ahead, the biggest snubs from Thursday's Golden Globe nominations. Oprah Winfrey for Best Supporting Actress Since...Show More Summary
The 2014 Golden Globe Award nominations are in and Oprah is not going to get a statue for The Butler because that movie got no love. Sorry world! Read more...
Does Oprah regret not having children? Where is Amanda Bynes's gasoline-soaked dog now? Is Lea Michele skipping out on Glee for her music career?
In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter for its Power 100 issue, Oprah discusses her dramatically busy schedule and offers some thoughts behind her decision not to have kids:If I had kids, my kids would hate me. They would have ended up on the equivalent of the Oprah show talking about me;... More »