Yesterday Andy Cohen and the Queen of Daytime Talk shows billionaire Oprah Winfrey sat down to talk about her new role in the movie Butler, Whitney Houston, Encyclopedia and so much more. Watch here:
President Barack Obama has named the Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients. Each year, the president recognizes a select few Americans who have contributed greatly to society. This year, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Clinton and Civil Rights pioneer Bayard Rustin are among the 16 set to receive the prestigious award. “The Presidential Medal of Freedom goes to men and women who have dedicated their own lives to enriching ours,” said Obama in a statement. “This year’s honorees have been blessed with extraordinary talent, but what sets them apart is their gift for sharing that talent with the world. It will be my honor to present them with a token of our nation’s gratitude.”
Monday night at the Ziegfeld Theater in NYC, your favorite stars’ fave stars came out to celebrate one of the biggest movies of the year, Lee Daniels’ The Butler. Check out all your favorite celebs as they walked down the red carpet.
Philanthropist and media mogul Oprah Winfrey is donating $12 million to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, officials announced Tuesday. Combined with the $1 million she gave in 2007, it is the museum’s largest donation, and Winfrey’s name will go on a 350-seat theater in recognition. The chairwoman and chief executive of the Oprah Winfrey Network has been a member of the museum’s advisory council since 2004.
Terrence Howard has been working alongside The Queen of Daytime Talk Ms. Oprah Winfry in a new film “The Butler” and recently with his Movie Fanatic interview he expressed his love for Oprah’s “tig ol’ bitties.”
He also admits in the interview his chemistry with Oprah and said, “To be able to make out with Oprah and to have love scenes with her and those tig ol’ bitties… I mean she’s very, very, very beautiful.
“She’s such a lovely, voluptuous woman… I mean that was wonderful. That was wonderful.”
How do you feel about Terrence’s reference to Oprah?
ESSENCE honored Oprah Winfrey, Alfre Woodard, Gabrielle Union, Mara Brock-Akil, Naomie Harris and Quvenzhané Wallis at our annual Black Women in Hollywood pre-Oscars luncheon.
Take a look at all the beautiful sisters here:
On Thursday, January 17th, America will get to witness the truth.com thanks to one of the world’s best journalists/talk show host interviewers of all time Ms. Oprah Winfrey! That’s right she will be sitting down to talk with her about his use of performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career.
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