Doth OWN protest too much?
Although Lindsay Lohan has been recently been a spokesperson for HIGHlarity, her association with just being high is causing confusion for some people about Oprah Winfrey’s interest in shepherding the actress on her OWN.
As we reported, Linds will not only be going mano-a-mano with the Big O next weekend on the OWN interview series Oprah’s Next Chapter, but the media maven has also signed up the rehabber for a reality show next year, which could be an interesting examination of life in the spotlight, or just a ploy to make Lance Armstrong jealous.
He did drugs, and all he got was ONE measly interview!
OWN president Sheri Salata asserts Lindsay’s spirit is an ideal fit for the network:
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The talk show queen is ready to gain more viewers and take some names!
Oprah’s network OWN has announced today that they’ve decided to bring some new shows to the network!
FOUR new unscripted shows have been green lit, including: a show about 2 Staten Island proscutors,
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We'll be sad to see her go, but we're VERY excited for these final episodes!
Oprah's company Harpo Prods. has announced plans for the last couple of eps of the show.
According to a statement released by Harpo, the third-to-last and second-to-last episodes will be taped at the United Center in Chicago "to accommodate 'the biggest names in movie, music and TV.' ”
Here's what executive producer Sheri Salata had to say about Oprah's farewell:
“As most of our viewers know, being surprised is not one of Oprah’s favorite things. In the spirit of our farewell season, she is making a rare exception and we intend to make the most of the opportunity. It will be something to see!”
The two-part celeb-filled episodes will air on May 23-24. The series finale airs on May 25.
This is the way The Oprah Winfrey Show ends…and we fully approve! Way to go out with a bang!
Are U excited for the final three episodes of Oprah? What will U do after the show ends?
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