Oprah Winfrey has been fighting tooth and nail to save her OWN TV station. After going through some tough financial times at the channel, the former talk show host is determined to reach success by any means necessary. Recently, she has been landing many controversial interviews for her Oprah’s Next Chapter show. From disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong to the domestic abused singer Rihanna, many have turned to Oprah to spill the beans about their stories. | Full Story
Oprah Winfrey’s OWN television network is on track to make bank?
According to Discovery CEO David Zaslav, the recent ad renewals and ratings gains has put Winfrey’s channel on track to end its losses next year.
OWN cable network is a joint venture between Oprah Winfrey and Discovery Communications. Since the start of the company on January 1, 2011, the project reportedly lost a few hundred-million dollars. During the cable network group’s earnings conference call on Tuesday, Zaslav mentioned that OWN is making an upward turn. | Full Story