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Oprah Winfrey Show endedNetwork: first-run syndication
Episodes: 4,561 (hour)
Seasons: 25

TV show dates: September 8, 1986 — May 25, 2011
Series status: Ended

Performers include: Oprah Winfrey

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TV show description:
This syndicated talk show is hosted and produced by Winfrey.

Early episodes followed the typical style talk shows of the day, exploring sensational social issues. As the show continued, Winfrey changed the focus of the show to focus more on positive and spiritually uplifting topics.

The series features celebrity and political interviews, self-improvement segments, and philanthropic forays into world events. Regular segments and campaigns include Oprah’s Book Club, What’s The Buzz?, Remember Your Spirit, Oprah’s Favorite Things, Tuesdays With Dr. Oz, Fridays Live, No Phone Zone, and Wildest Dreams.

Series Finale

Episode 4,561
The host wraps up the run of the series by thanking the audience, her friends and staff. Complete last episode synopsis.
First aired: May 25, 2011.



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