Get ready for the return of Oprah’s Master Class! The series will return with all-new episodes later this month, and viewers will see some big names – including Usher and LL Cool J.
OWN shared both a press release and new video promoting the new season. Check them both out below.
“The acclaimed, Emmy-nominated series Oprah’s Master Class featuring an unprecedented first-person insight into the brilliant minds of the entertainers and public figures we love, respect and admire, returns for a sixth season with a special sneak preview with world-famous actor/comedian Kevin Hart on Saturday, June 10 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Additional episodes to air later this summer.
One of the longest-running OWN series, Oprah’s Master Class has featured in-depth interviews with over 50 masters. From award-winning musicians and box-office busting actors to groundbreaking leaders, this all-new season includes such luminaries as world-famous actor/comedian Kevin Hart, Original King of Comedy and television personality Steve Harvey, civil-rights hero Congressman John Lewis, hip-hop pioneer LL Cool J, R&B legend and the “Empress of Soul” Gladys Knight, NBA champion and Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal, film and TV mogul Tyler Perry, multi-platinum singer-songwriter Usher, and Emmy-winning actress Lynn Whitfield.
About the Sneak Preview Episode (Saturday, June 10 p.m. ET/PT):
Kevin Hart is one of the most electric and sought-after actor/comedians in the world. His films, including “Ride Along,” “Central Intelligence” and “Think Like A Man” have combined to gross over a billion dollars at the box office. With persistence and sheer will, Hart worked his way up from selling sneakers in Philadelphia to selling out stadiums as a stand-up comic. Over the course of his meteoric rise, Hart has come to learn that fame and success come second to family.
Prior seasons of Oprah’s Master Class are available on the WATCH OWN App and Oprah.com/MasterClass beginning June 10.
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About Oprah’s Master Class
The acclaimed Emmy-nominated series Oprah’s Master Class, winner of NAACP and Gracie Awards, returns for its sixth season. Featuring unprecedented first-person insight into the brilliant minds of entertainers and public figures we love, respect and admire, Oprah’s Master Class tells the stories you’ve never heard from the people you thought you knew best. Hand-picked by Oprah Winfrey for their unique impact on the world, true modern masters share the greatest lessons they’ve learned along the way, including their successes, failures, triumphs, disappointments and heartbreaks. Oprah’s Master Class premiered on January 1, 2011, the very first day that the network went on the air, and has featured in-depth interviews with over 50 legendary masters, including such luminaries as Maya Angelou, Tom Brokaw, Diahann Carroll, Jane Fonda, Berry Gordy, Goldie Hawn, Alicia Keys, Lenny Kravitz, Sidney Poitier, Susan Sarandon, Diane Sawyer, Justin Timberlake, Barbara Walters, Jay Z, and many more.
Oprah’s Master Class is produced by RadicalMedia for the OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. The series is directed by Annetta Marion and Michael Bonfiglio, executive produced by Oprah Winfrey and Jonathan Sinclair for OWN, and Annetta Marion, Justin Wilkes, and Jon Kamen executive produced for RadicalMedia.”
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