Tag: Oprah

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India.Arie: Addresses Skin-Lightening Drama

Soul singer India.Arie has broken her silence regarding the backlash she received from fans who suspected she lightened her skin for the image of her latest radio single, “Cocoa Butter.” On Arie’s biggest hit song, ‘Video,’ she sang: “When I ...
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Renewed: OWN Orders More From Iyanla Vanzant, La Toya Jackson ...

Tyler Perry’s two scripted series on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network are not the channels only hits. OWN’s two reality series, “Raising Whitley,” starring comedienne Kym Whitley, and “Life With La Toya,” about La Toya Jackson, have officially received second season ...
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Hollywood Hook-up: Oprah Winfrey Partners With Wanda Sykes

Now that Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network is officially a success, the TV titan continues to expand the networks original programming throughout the summer. OWN has just announced that it will partner with comedienne Wanda Sykes on a new series called ...
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Whitley Works: Kym Whitley Has A Hit On OWN

The news just keeps better for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network. The ratings growth of the network continued this past weekend with the premiere of comedienne Kym Whitley’s new series, “Raising Whitley.” The 30-minute reality series, which airs on Saturdays at ...
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Hot Shots: The Rock, Oprah, Michael Strahan, Common, Kierra Sheard, ...

It’s the Super Bowl of professional wrestling and it took place Sunday night at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. WWE‘s WrestleMania 29 played to a sold out crowd of 80,676 fans in New Jersey and grossed $12.3 million. The ...
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Kym Whitley: Promo Released For OWN Series

Hollywood funny woman Kym Whitley’s reality series “Raising Whitley” premieres on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network on April 20. The series will air at 10pm ET and be the lead-in to La Toya Jackson’s OWN reality show, “Life With La Toya.” ...
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Kym Whitley: Comedienne Gets Real For Oprah’s OWN

Comedienne Kym Whitley will star in a new reality series for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network.  Whitley’s show is one of four new series optioned by Winfrey’s cable channel. The comedic actress will front a show tentatively called “Raising Whitley” that ...
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Hot Shots: Mario, Anthony Evans Jr, Jamie Foxx, Vanessa Williams, ...

Celebrities continue to post their holiday photos online via various social media platforms. R&B star Mario has spent his Christmas holiday working in Europe. The 26-year-old singer has been performing concerts in Amsterdam, Netherlands; Hamburg, Germany; and in Paris, France ...
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Oprah’s Next Obstacle: Can O Magazine Survive Without The Talk ...

The world of Oprah Winfrey has changed. The billionaire entertainment mogul was plagued by doom and gloom media reports that predicted the end of an era for Winfrey because of the struggling ratings that her television channel OWN faced early ...
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Toni Braxton: Claims Oprah Winfrey Damaged Her Career

R&B diva Toni Braxton is taking aim at Oprah Winfrey on her VH1 “Behind the Music” special airing on Monday. The six-time Grammy winner believes that her career was damaged by her 1998 appearance on “The Oprah Winfrey Show.” While ...