Goodbye Windy City! Hello WeHo!
Oprah Winfrey is set to shut down Harpo Studios in Chicago, which has been operating for 26 years and employs roughly 200 people.
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However, only a few will be joining OWN's LA staff when the historic Chicago studio closes its doors in December.
While Oprah broke the news to her Chicago employees herself on Tuesday, she also acknowledged in recent chat with The Hollywood Reporter that she'd be sad to say goodbye, but it was time to consolidate staff.
It will truly be an end of an era.
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