Oprah Winfrey

Oprah and Hillary Surprised Barbara Walters On Final Broadcast

Oprah Winfrey and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton surprised Barbara Walters on Thursday as the legendary newswoman taped her final edition of “The View” to end a five-decade career on television. Actor Michael Douglas, a longtime friend and frequent subject for Walters’ interviews, also dropped by for the tribute, which airs Friday on […]

The Butler Did It

  Lee Daniels’ The Butler, a star-studded drama inspired by an African-American who served as a White House butler to eight presidents, was the top draw at North American cinemas this weekend. The film, which stars Forest Whitaker, took an estimated $25m (£16m) in the US and Canada between Friday and Sunday. “We did not […]

Oprah Winfrey “NO BAG FOR YOU”

Oprah Bags Another Racist. The owner of a shop in Zurich where US talk show host Oprah Winfrey says she encountered racism, but the store claims the incident was a “misunderstanding”. Winfrey, one of the world’s richest women, claimed an assistant refused to serve her in an upmarket handbag shop. She was apparently told one […]

Oprah Winfrey drops a Big check to new museum

Oprah Winfrey is donating $12m (£7.7m) towards a new museum in Washington DC dedicated to African American history. After previously giving $1m (£640,000) to the National Museum of African American History and Culture, her total contribution is its biggest so far. The museum on Washington’s National Mall is due to be completed in 2015. It […]