One of the producers of the revival of the Broadway musical "The Color Purple," at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, and based on the Alice Walker
novel and the film in which Oprah originally appeared.
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Part of her 2009 commencement speech at Duke: Of all the wonderful things that have happened including getting a doctorate, an honorary doctorate from Duke, what really makes me feel successful is being able to use my life in service to someone else. And I will have to say, it is a wonderful thing to have a beautiful home or homes, a wonderful thing to have a beautiful home which just escaped the...
Appearing on the annual "Time 100" list, Time's ranking of the 100 most influential people in the world, in 2007 again, she is the only person who has been on that list five times (May 2007).
Her repeated dramatic weight loss and gain