Tag: OWN

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Kym Whitley: Double Dose of “Raising Whitley”

When actress/comedienne Kym Whitley’s “Raising Whitley” reality show returns on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network early next year, the show will expand from 30 minutes to one hour. During a recent appearance for McDonald’s in New Orleans, the “Black Dynamite” star ...
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Evelyn Lozada: Talks Rehabbing Her “Basketball Wives” Image

“Basketball Wives” star Evelyn Lozada covers the August issue of Latina magazine. In the glossy, the VH1 reality star opens up about wanting to change the bag girl image she displayed on “Basketball Wives” and how her life was affected ...
Faith

Tag Team: Oprah Winfrey Joining Bishop T.D. Jakes At MegaFest

TV mogul Oprah Winfrey will be headed to Dallas in August to tape her “Oprah’s Lifeclass” series on her OWN Network in front of a live audience at Bishop T.D. Jakes’ MegaFest conference. Winfrey will kick off the three-day Christian ...
Music

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 ...
TV

Oprah Winfrey: Changes Her Mind On Daytime Soap Operas

Back in 2011, fans of daytime soap operas “One Life To Live” and “All My Children” begged Oprah Winfrey to pick up “One Life To Live” and “All My Children” for her OWN Network following the announcement by ABC that ...
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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 ...
TV

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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Iyanla Vanzant: Debut With DMX Equals Ratings Success

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network continues to have ratings success with its newer programming. Ratings for the second season premiere of “Iyanla: Fix My Life” were stellar for OWN, actually up 22% overall from its series debut last fall. Iyanla Vanzant’s ...
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Madea Meets Sophia: Tyler Perry & Oprah Winfrey Spoof Iconic ...

They say friends shouldn’t work together, but that’s not stopping Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry. As previously reported by AlwaysAList.com, the two close friends have joined forces to create programming for Winfrey’s OWN Network. OWN has now announced a premiere ...