As the final curtain falls on Oprah Winfrey’s 25 year old talk show, the First Lady of US television gave her only exit interview where she reflected on starting out, wanting to work on Good Morning America, who she wished she had interviewed and what she will miss the most about her show.
Donald Trumo sets out to prove he knows how to do every job necessary to run his empire on Monday’s episode of The Oprah Show, airing February 7th.
The billionaire father of five is put to work in one of his famous luxury hotels rolling up his sleeves as he cleans rooms, waits tables, walks guest’s dogs and becomes a doorman for unsuspecting guests of his hotel.
Oprah Winfery’s OWN network launches today among the new shows is Oprah Presents Master Class, a series of shows where a modern master of their craft/profession sits down for an intimate portrayal of their successes, failures, highs and lows.
The first Master Class show airing today will feature Jay-Z, others to be featured include Simon Cowell, Sidney Poitier, Dr. Maya Angelou, Diane Sawyer, Lorne Michaels, Dr. Condoleezza Rice and Oprah Winfrey.
Florence & The Machine, Coldplay & Jay-Z (with special guests Kanye West , Beyonce, John Mayer and Chris Martin) all performed at The Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada tonight.
Beyonce performed ‘Forever Young’ with her husdand as well as performing ‘Halo’ with Chris Martin on the keys!
The likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, Solange, Oprah (who launches her OWN network today), Gayle King, Blake Lively, Cameron Diaz, Alex Rodriguez, Kellan Lutz, Aziz Ansari, Jeremy Piven, Lance Bass, Dr Dre, Mark Wahlberg, Forest Whitaker, 30 Second To Mars, Mel B, Whitney Port, Christina Milian and MORE attended the event!
Meanwhile Kim Kardashian partied at Tao, Diddy at Lax and Rihanna at Pure Nightclub in Vegas!
The talk show queen had cameras in behind the scenes for what she called ‘an uncensored look into the private world of our show’ run by the ‘hardest working people in television – in showbiz, in fact’.
Unusually for such a private celebrity, she also allowed the cameras to see her at home – catching her in a bubble bath and in her kitchen first thing in the morning without makeup. She was also shown a a moment when she admits she was on a ‘so drugged I couldn’t even stand up’.
Oprah admits she was on ‘Percocet and Valium’ after having a colonoscopy, and only stumbled into the meeting she never usually attends because she was so out of it.
The star explained she decided to let the cameras go in behind the scenes for the first time to mark the 25th – and last – season of her chat show, which starts on 1 January on her own new television station, the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN)
On Tuesday night, the annual Kennedy Center Honors were held to celebrate some of the biggest names in entertainment and media, including the one and only Oprah Winfrey.
Oprah, the President, and a Beatle sat together in a box while Chris Rock laid on the jokes!
In related news Jennifer Hudson also stage at the 33rd annual Kennedy Center Honors to perform a tribute to Oprah Winfrey. Alongside the Tennessee State Universitychoice, Hudson performed‘I’m Here’ from the iconic ‘The Color Purple’
Meanwhile Gwen Stefani and her No Doubt bandmates took to the stage to perform a tribute to Paul McCartney.
The 41-year-old singer performed the Beatles songs “Hello, Goodbye” and “Penny Lane.”
Forbes has released their list of the top 20 highest-paid men and women in Hollywood and Beyoncé is slotted at #9, the highest-earning music artist of 2010- the only woman to make the top ten besides Queen of the world Oprah Winfrey who is at #1, (no surprise) with a whopping $315 million for 2010.
1. Oprah Winfrey, $315 million
2. James Cameron, $210 million
3. Tyler Perry, $125 million
4. Michael Bay, $120 million
5. Tiger Woods, $105 million
6. Jerry Bruckheimer, $100 million
7. Steven Spielberg, $100 million
8. George Lucas, $95 million
9. Beyoncé, $87 million
10. Dr. Phil, $80 million
11. Simon Cowell, $80 million
12. Jerry Seinfeld, $75 million
13. Britney Spears, $64 million
14. Lady Gaga, $62 million
15. Madonna, $58 million
16. Sandra Bullock, $56 million
17. Ellen DeGeneres, $55 million
18. Miley Cyrus, $48 million
19. Taylor Swift, $45 million
20. Judge Judy Sheindlin, $45 million
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