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Oprah Gives Financial Boost To Black Women Entrepreneurs

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Oprah continues to spread cheer and hope everywhere she goes, and this time she is changing the lives of Black women who are “doing it for themselves” and others. The former Queen of Daytime just completed a successful eight-city tour that was billed “Live The...

First Look: Watch the “Selma” Trailer

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Last night the first trailer for the movie “Selma” dropped during ABC’s “How to Get Away with Murder.” Honestly, how brilliant and strategic was that move? Twitter was on fire and and everyone is talking about it this morning. Directed by the phenomenal Ava DuVernay...

Oprah Winfrey To Play Freedom Fighter Annie Lee Cooper In MLK Movie “Selma”

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Oprah Winfrey is returning to the big screen as a freedom fighter. The media mogul will take on the role of Annie Lee Cooper in Ava DuVernay’s “Selma,” reports The Wrap. The film follows Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1965 voting rights campaign, which includes the historical mark...

OWN Announces Projects With Toni Braxton & Octavia Spencer

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It looks as though Oprah Winfrey‘s OWN Network is gearing up for a great year of programming. On Wednesday, the network announced its upcoming lineup featuring Toni Braxton, Octavia Spencer, Justin Timberlake and Lady O herself. With its first TV movie, Toni Braxton will star in  “My Name is...

Oprah Winfrey Announces Eight-City ‘Life You Want’ Weekend Tour

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Oprah Winfrey is about to check another item off her bucket list – and some of our lists, too. The media maven plans to kick off an eight-city “Life You Want” tour this September. “It’s about living the life you want, because a great percentage...

Oprah Winfrey, Flatiron Books to Release ‘What I Know For Sure’

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Now that OWN seems to be rebounding, Auntie Oprah is busy completing her next project. Flatiron Books will publish “What I Know For Sure,” a compilation of Winfrey’s monthly columns found at the end of every issue of O, The Oprah Magazine. The short, often...