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Oprah teams with Deepak Chopra for online meditation

Oprah Winfrey’s production company Harpo and new age guru Deepak Chopra have joined forces to launch an online on-demand meditation series. The subscription series, Oprah & Deepak 21-Day Meditation Challenge: Miraculous Relationships, follows a previous online meditation series launched earlier this year, Creating Abundance, which registered almost 750,000 subs. Consumers need to register to watch […]

Oprah doubles up on Tyler Perry series order

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has doubled the series order for Tyler Perry drama The Haves and Have Nots. The current 16-episode run started in May on the cable net, which is a joint venture between Oprah’s Harpo and Discovery. The first series ends in September and the channel has ordered another 16 episodes, which will […]

Oprah Winfrey launching in Australia

Oprah Winfrey’s cable channel will get a branded block in Australia, starting later this year. OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network is a joint venture between the talk TV star’s Harpo and Discovery. The OWN branded block will be carried on Discovery’s Home and Health channel in Australia. The block will feature the network’s top shows including […]

Discovery launching Oprah block on TLC

A block of OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network programming will be carried on soon-to-launch UK cablenet TLC. OWM management has told TBI they plan similar block launches in other international markets. OWN co-presidents Erik Logan and Sherri Salata said that they would ultimately like to see full OWN linear channels in international markets. The network, a joint […]

Oprah’s Lance interview delivers high ratings

Oprah Winfrey’s interview of disgraced cyclist was the second most-watched show ever on her cable network OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. There were 3.2 million viewers for the first instalment of the interview, Lance Armstrong: The Worldwide Exclusive , which was scheduled as a two-night event last Thursday and Friday. That compares with 3.5 million for […]

Oprah’s Lance Armstrong interview becomes a two-night event

Oprah Winfrey’s interview with disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong will now be a two-night TV event. The interview, was originally slated to be on Oprah’s US cable channel OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network tomorrow (Thursday) night on the Oprah’s Next Chapter show. Expanded coverage will now run over Thursday and Friday nights. Both parts of the interview […]

Discovery will televise Oprah’s Lance Armstrong interview

Discovery will simulcast Oprah Winfrey’s upcoming interview with Lance Armstrong on its networks around the world. Oprah’s interview will be the first the disgraced cyclist has given since a damning report from US anti-doping agency USADA late last year. It will be shown on an episode of Oprah’s Next Chapter, the talkshow star’s series on […]

Oprah’s Lance Armstrong interview to be streamed live globally

Oprah Winfrey’s interview with disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong will be streamed live around the world. The 90-minute interview, in which Armstrong will address the doping and cheating scandal that has enveloped him, will take place next Thursday. The interview will take place at Armstrong’s home in Austin, Texas and will be the first he has […]