Oprah Winfrey
United States
2018

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network

Oprah
Winfrey

Chairman / CEO / Actor / Producer

Winfrey is a singular figure in media business and American culture, parlaying her success in daytime TV as host of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” into an empire that includes cable channel OWN, which she co-owns with Discovery Inc.; the Harpo Productions banner; and O, the Oprah Winfrey Magazine, a partnership with Hearst. She is a 10 percent owner of (at $43 million) and celebrity spokeswoman for Weight Watchers. Winfrey began contributing to “60 Minutes” in 2017 and signed a multi-year content deal with Apple for its nascent video service. And still she acts, appearing in the OWN drama “Greenleaf,” the animated “A Wrinkle in Time” and 2014’s moving “Selma.” Notably, she’s playing Shirley MacLaine’s iconic Aurora Greenway in the upcoming “Terms of Endearment” remake.

Career

  • Harpo Productions
  • OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network
  • O, The Oprah Magazine

Education

  • Tennessee State University (TN, USA)

Variety Honors

  • 2017 Variety500 Honoree
  • Variety Power of Women
  • Women's Impact
Interested in org charts, contact info and more for Oprah Winfrey

Want more information on Oprah Winfrey?

Sign up for a free trial to view Oprah's contact info, company details, production deals, & more