Where do you begin. Everything she touches becomes gold. She was the first African-American women to host a talk show (The Oprah Winfrey Show). The Oprah Winfrey show went on to receive multiple Day Time Emmy Awards and several other prestigious awards. Winfrey expanded the Oprah Winfrey show and started releasing a monthly magazine which was called, O:The Oprah Magazine. The first issue was in 2000. The series finale of the Oprah Winfrey Show as on it’s twenty-fifth season and it aired on May 25, 2011.
Oprah made her debut as a film actress in the 1985 period drama film, The Color Purple. Oprah played a troubled housewife named Sofia. Oprah was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
Winfrey has co-authored five books.
She is the first African American to reach billionaire status.
Nowadays Oprah is producing and losing weight. She is the executive producer of the new hit show Queen Sugar that runs on the OWN network. She has recently revealed her new weight loss and is the spokesperson for Weight Watchers.