Oprah Winfrey lays off one-fifth of TV staff

Oprah Winfrey lays off one-fifth of TV staff
Oprah Winfrey’s television network, OWN, which is reportedly struggling at the moment, announced on Monday that it is laying off 30 employees and restructuring its operations in New York and Los Angeles. Winfrey said in a statement that it was a “tough” decision but the economics of a start-up cable network didn’t fit with OWN’s ...

Oprah Winfrey turns book club into ‘Fight Club’

Oprah Winfrey turns book club into 'Fight Club'
Oprah Winfrey starred in a hilarious video for ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Academy Awards’ on Sunday night, which saw her famed book club descend into a full-blown fight. On the show, Kimmel comes up with an idea to make ‘Oprah’s Book Club’ more interesting and suggests an alternative ‘Book Club Fight Club’.

I’m too old for marriage: Oprah Winfrey

I'm too old for marriage: Oprah Winfrey
On Day 3 of the Jaipur Literature Festival, of which TOI is one of the key sponsors, it seemed as if the whole of Jaipur had got up early to greet and meet Oprah Winfrey. When we tried to reach Diggi Palace, we saw a line of about 500 people at the red light outside ...

Oprah Winfrey arrives in Mumbai

Oprah Winfrey’s already had her first brush with Indian culture, and how. The talk show queen made a hush-hush entry to India yesterday morning, arriving at Mumbai in her private jet.

Oprah Winfrey tried to kill herself!

Oprah Winfrey tried to kill herself!
Oprah Winfrey has revealed that she tried to kill herself in 1981 when she discovered that the man she was in love with was married and had children. Winfrey, 57, was so upset of the fact that that she could not be with radio DJ Tim Watts that she drove her car into a tree ...

Oprah Makes Surprise TCA Appearance For Rosie

Oprah Makes Surprise TCA Appearance For Rosie
Oprah Winfrey made a surprise appearance at the Television Critics Association Summer 2011 Session in Beverly Hills on Friday to introduce her newest member of her Oprah Winfrey Network staff, Rosie O’Donnell. The new Chief Executive Officer of OWN – Oprah herself – flew in from Hawaii especially to give the returning talk show host, ...