Name: Oprah Winfrey
Birth Name: 
Orpah Gail Winfrey
Birth Date: 
January 24, 1954
Birth Place: 
Kosciusko, MS
Talk Show Host / Entertainer
Relationship Status: 
Stedman Graham's partner
Celebrity Ranking # 150

Beyonce, Lady Gaga & Angelina Jolie Land on Forbes’ Most Powerful Women List

Posted Thursday May 29, 2014 10:31 AM GMT

Every year Forbes takes stock of the lovely ladies who make the world go ‘round, and for 2014 the Most Powerful Women list is chock full of our favorite celebrities.

“Crazy in Love” songstress Beyoncé Knowles came in at #17 while fellow chart-topper Lady Gaga nabbed the #67 spot.


Barbara Walters Ends Run on "The View" with Visits from Oprah & Hilary Clinton

Posted Friday May 16, 2014 1:55 PM GMT

Today is the end of an era as Barbara Walters says goodbye to her hosting chair on “The View,” and given her strong reputation in the journalism world, it’s no surprise that a few very important guests stopped by the ABC set to send her off.


Oprah Winfrey in O June 2014: Don't Fear Aging, Embrace It!

Posted Thursday May 8, 2014 2:03 PM GMT

Slipping on a gorgeous Badgley Mischka gown, Oprah Winfrey struck a pose for the June 2014 issue of O, The Magazine.

After her photo shoot with Ruven Afanador, the 60-year-old talk show host opened up about growing older and why she doesn't fear aging.


Check Out Oprah Winfrey Before She was Famous in her Original Audition Tape: Watch Now!

Posted Wednesday May 7, 2014 9:20 AM GMT

Proving that she’s always had what it takes to be a star, Oprah Winfrey released her initial audition tape for her amazingly successful talk show.

The clip, which was shared on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” in 2005, was just posted on OWN’s YouTube channel this week and it shows a young TV personality vying for a gig in Chicago.


Oprah Winfrey to Bid on LA Clippers

Posted Wednesday April 30, 2014 4:40 PM GMT

After their owner was banned from the NBA for life, Oprah Winfrey is looking in to bidding on the Los Angeles Clippers.

Fellow billionaire David Geffen said on Wednesday (April 30) that he and the talk show queen, along with Larry Ellison, will put in a bid for the team should the NBA force embattled owner Donald Sterling to sell.


Oprah Winfrey Weighs In On Donald Sterling Racism Rant

Posted Tuesday April 29, 2014 1:20 PM GMT

She’s never one to keep her opinion to herself, and Oprah Winfrey had a few words for controversial LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

In response to the racist remarks made by the elderly NBA honcho while he was being secretly taped by his mistress, the OWN boss declared, “We’re all off the plantation.”


Pharrell Tears Up During Interview with Oprah: Watch Here!

Posted Monday April 14, 2014 7:40 PM GMT

Getting a little emotional from fans' responses to his music, Pharrell Williams shed a few tears during a chat with Oprah Winfrey on Sunday (April 13).

The hitmaker couldn't stop the waterworks after a clip was played of people around the world dancing to his song, "Happy."


Oprah Winfrey Shares The Pros & Cons of Aging in O May 2014

Posted Wednesday April 9, 2014 2:00 PM GMT

She celebrated her 60th birthday this year, and now Oprah Winfrey reveals her true feelings about aging in the May 2014 issue of O magazine.

During her interview, the famous talk show host opened up about the best and worst parts about growing older.