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The Things They Say 11267

17th February 2009

"Right now I can't think of anything that makes me support anything that Chris Brown is saying at this time. And my heart just aches for Rihanna." OPRAH WINFREY's best pal and broadcaster GAYLE KING...

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50 Is Second Top African-american Earner

5th February 2009

Rappers JAY-Z and 50 CENT have come in just behind OPRAH WINFREY and golfer TIGER WOODS on a new list of rich African-American celebrities. The $83 million (£59.2 million) Jay-Z earned between June 2007 and June...

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Winfrey Donates $1.5 Million To New Jersey Education System

3rd February 2009

TV titan OPRAH WINFREY has donated more than $1.5 million (£1 million) to improve the education system in the most populated city in New Jersey. Winfrey's donation will be used to fund scholarships and programmes benefiting...

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Winfrey 'Not Interested' In Obama's Senate Seat

27th January 2009

Talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY is "amused" she was considered as a possible replacement for BARACK OBAMA in the U.S. senate - insisting she's "not interested" in the position. Disgraced Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich - arrested...

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Oprah Touted For Obama's Senate Seat

26th January 2009

Talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY was touted as a possible replacement for BARACK OBAMA in the U.S. senate. Disgraced Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich has revealed Winfrey was one of a number of candidates considered for...

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Davis Vowed To Stomp Out Oprah For Doubt Role

26th January 2009

Actress VIOLA DAVIS was determined not to let OPRAH WINFREY intimidate her run for her Oscar-nominated role in DOUBT - insisting she would've battled it out with the TV queen who lobbied for the part. The...

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Oprah To Turn Book Choice Into A Movie

25th January 2009

OPRAH WINFREY has teamed up with TOM HANKS to turn her latest Book Club choice into a new movie. The talk show queen introduced TV viewers to David Wroblewski's The Story of Edgar Sawtelle last...

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Winfrey Has High Praise For Actress Who Took Her Role In Doubt

24th January 2009

OPRAH WINFREY has faced off with the actress who took the role she wanted to play in DOUBT just a day after her Oscar nomination was announced. Talk show queen and occasional actress Winfrey lobbied...

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Winfrey Missed Out On Doubt

14th January 2009

OPRAH WINFREY missed out on a role in DOUBT when director JOHN PATRICK SHANLEY chose VIOLA DAVIS over her. Winfrey revealed the news while chatting to the film's star Meryl Streep on her U.S. talk...

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Stars Reach Out To Travolta + Preston

5th January 2009

OPRAH WINFREY, TOM CRUISE and TOM HANKS are among the stars who have sent condolence messages to JOHN TRAVOLTA and his wife KELLY PRESTON as they mourn the loss of their son. Jett Travolta died...

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Winfrey's $365,000 Gift To School

2nd January 2009

U.S. TV titan OPRAH WINFREY has become a hit with students in Atlanta, Georgia - after she donated $365,000 (GBP243,000) to a school for low-income kids. The media mogul offered the staggering amount to ensure...

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Winfrey Receives Peta Honour

20th December 2008

Talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY has received an early Christmas present - she is People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals' Person of the Year. The TV star was given the honour after using her...

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Winfrey Lands New Tv/movie Deal

16th December 2008

TV queen OPRAH WINFREY has signed an exclusive new deal to develop movies and miniseries for cable network HBO. The talk show host will develop the projects as part of a three-year deal with her...

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Winfrey 'Embarrassed' By Weight Gain

9th December 2008

OPRAH WINFREY is "embarrassed" after packing on 40 pounds in recent months - because she now tips the scales at 200 pounds. The talk show queen writes in the January (09) issue of her O...

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Labelle Was Robbed Of Diamond Earrings

9th December 2008

Singing legend PATTI LABELLE was robbed of a pair of diamond earrings OPRAH WINFREY gave her as a gift. LaBelle was a guest of honour at Winfrey's 2006 Legend's Ball, a three-day celebration recognising great...

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Miley Cyrus Named In Power 100

7th December 2008

Hannah Montana star Miley Cyrus has been named in the Hollywood Reporter's list of the 100 most powerful women in entertainment.The 16-year-old actress and singer already has a substantial CV, which includes a number one...

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Winfrey Was Snubbed By Palin

5th December 2008

OPRAH WINFREY has slammed failed Republican vice-presidential candidate SARAH PALIN - after she snubbed offers to be interviewed on the U.S. TV titan's show. Palin discussed her unsuccessful bid to reach the White House with...

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Fascinating Fact 6499

4th December 2008

OPRAH WINFREY will host her daytime U.S. TV talk show live from Washington D.C. to mark the inauguration of President-elect BARACK OBAMA on 19 January (08) - one day before the politician takes his presidential...

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Oprah Credits Robin Williams With Her Success

1st December 2008

Talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY credits comedian ROBIN WILLIAMS with making her TV's biggest star - because an interview they recorded as young up-and-coming talents helped land her a top job. In Winfrey's new book,...

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The Things They Say 10362

27th November 2008

"This is not the time to be introducing you to a lot of things that cost money. So this year, just bringing real meaning back to the holidays is my favourite things." Chatshow queen OPRAH...

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Winfrey Fights Defamation Lawsuit

25th November 2008

Talkshow queen OPRAH WINFREY has urged a judge in the U.S. to dismiss a defamation lawsuit brought against her by the former headmistress of her South African school. Nomvuyo Mzamane, who led the South African...

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Cruise: 'Bad Press Brought Me + Katie Closer Together'

25th November 2008

Hollywood superstar TOM CRUISE was stunned by the barrage of criticism he received after his infamous couch-jumping interview with OPRAH WINFREY - but admits he could have "handled things better". The Top Gun actor came...

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Pitt Refuses To Show Off His 'Personal And Special' Tattoos

20th November 2008

BRAD PITT was left squirming during a recent taping of OPRAH WINFREY's talk show when a fan insisted on chatting to him about his tattoos. The movie hunk was on the show promoting his new...

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Wildfires Strike California Celeb Enclave

15th November 2008

Wildfires fanned by winds of up to 70mph in California have forced some of Hollywood's leading lights to flee their multimillion dollar mansions.The exclusive town of Montecito in the US state has been especially badly...

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Oprah's `Pregnant Man' With Child Again

13th November 2008

The man who wowed the world with his pregnancy on OPRAH WINFREY's talk show show is to give birth again. Thomas Beatie, and his wife, Nancy, welcomed a baby girl earlier this year (08) and...

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The Things They Say 10221

13th November 2008

"We saw Oprah Winfrey going into her apartment complex. Seeing Oprah is pretty huge. She's like the Pope." Actor JOHN LEGUIZAMO considers bumping into U.S. TV titan OPRAH WINFREY a spiritual experience....

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Will Oprah Quit In 2011?

10th November 2008

Oprah Winfrey's company quickly dashed speculation that she will end hersyndicated show when her current contract expires in 2011. The speculationwas touched off when Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav said onFriday that he expected Winfrey...

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Fascinating Fact 6329

7th November 2008

BLACK EYED PEAS star has delayed the debut of his BARACK OBAMA-inspired music video on the video-sharing website IT'S A NEW DAY will instead be aired for the first time on OPRAH WINFREY's...

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Winfrey Hides Hudson At Her Chicago Apartment

6th November 2008

OPRAH WINFREY is helping JENNIFER HUDSON mourn the loss of her mother, brother and young nephew by hiding the actress out at her luxury Chicago, Illinois apartment. Hudson dashed back to her home city on...

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Obama Success Forces Winfrey To Use Park Loo For The First Time

5th November 2008

OPRAH WINFREY was so desperate to be part of BARACK OBAMA's success as he was elected the 44th president of the U.S. on Tuesday night (04Nov08), she used a portable park loo for the first...

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