After news that a White actor was cast to play Michael Jackson on a British TV comedy series surfaced this week, an old interview featuring the King of Pop himself has confirmed what we already knew: White actors shouldn’t portray Black people – period. It was announced Wednesday that Joseph Fiennes – of Shakespeare in Love and American Horror Story: […]
Tag: Oprah Winfrey
After Oprah took to Twitter to share a video detailing how she dropped 26 pounds using Weight Watchers while still eating bread daily, the company’s shares catapulted more than 20 percent, and rose to $13.29 per share.
Watch Roland Martin and Rev. Jesse Jackson discuss the #OscarsSoWhite protest action in the video clip above, and then watch the extended NewsOne Now conversation in the video clip below.
Prepare to be inspired by Oprah Winfrey’s latest endeavor — a memoir. Deadline reports the media mogul has signed a deal with Flatiron Books publishing, a division of Macmillan, to release The Life You Want. The memoir will include key moments in Winfrey’s life, as well as lessons readers can hold dear. The eight-figure deal also includes […]
Shonda Rhimes’ declaration seemed to inspire Oprah to voice her own thoughts about marriage, revealing she’s comfortable with the status of her relationship with longtime boyfriend Stedman Graham.
We aren’t thinking about Christmas just yet, but Oprah’s annual list of her “favorite things” will have you creating a wishlist before Thanksgiving dinner.
As you’ve probably learned already, Oprah Winfrey was approached by a seemingly strange man named Calvin Mitchell who claimed he was her secret son as…
NewsOne’s Top 5 gives you a quick rundown of the viral stories we’re talking about today. #BoycottStarWarsVII: Racist Twitter Trolls Claim New “Star Wars” Film…
The OWN founder will join forces with Weight Watchers, with Winfrey taking a seat on the company’s board, taking on an advising role and engaging in the company’s program.