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Oprah Winfrey to Star in HBO Films' The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Originally posted 05/02/2016 03:20PM

Oprah Winfrey is set to star in HBO Films' upcoming adaptation of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, PEOPLE confirms.

Winfrey, 62, has long been involved with the project, adapted from Rebecca Skloot's 2010 book of the same name.

The media mogul signed on as an executive producer when the book's film rights were first acquired in 2010, and the network announced on Monday that she will star in the biopic as well as co-executive producing it with Skloot and True Blood creator Alan Ball.

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Mama June Shannon Says She's Finally 'at Peace' with Here Comes Honey Boo Boo's Cancellation

Originally posted 04/30/2016 10:30AM

Nearly two years have passed since Here Comes Honey Boo Boo was abruptly canceled, and the show's matriarch Mama June Shannon says she's finally "at peace."

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Alana 'Honey Boo Boo' Thompson Remembers How She Felt the Moment She Found Out Here Comes Honey Boo Boo Was Canceled

Originally posted 04/27/2016 05:05PM

Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson had just turned 9 years old when she was forced out of the reality spotlight.

Now 10, the former Here Comes Honey Boo Boo looks back on the moment she learned her series had been canceled.

"I woke up one morning, and I was like, 'Where's the crew?' And my mom was like, 'We stopped filming the show,' " Thompson shares in an exclusive sneak peek at Saturday's Oprah: Where Are They Now?.

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Go Inside the Weight Watchers Meeting Oprah Crashed: Find Out Why Her Coach Called It 'a Glowment'

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UpdatePosted 04/24/2016 10:50AM

Go Inside the Weight Watchers Meeting Oprah Crashed: Find Out Why Her Coach Called It 'a Glowment'

Originally posted 04/22/2016 11:10AM

Screams, double takes and applause. That's what greeted Oprah Winfrey when she surprised a Weight Watchers meeting in New York City Tuesday night.

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Oprah Winfrey Weighs in on Live! Drama, Says 'Nobody Should Ever Be Blindsided'

Originally posted 04/21/2016 09:55AM

Oprah Winfrey doesn't agree with how Michael Strahan handled his departure from Live! With Kelly and Michael.

The 62-year-old TV legend weighed in on the drama surrounding Live! on Wednesday at the Tribeca Film Festival while promoting her new show Greenleaf.

"Nobody should ever be blindsided," she told ET Online, referring to reports that host Kelly Ripa only found out about Strahan's departure when the news broke on Tuesday.

"I don't know who's in charge, but somebody should've said, 'This is going to happen.' You shouldn't have to read it in the paper. Ever."

She added: "Blindsided is never good."

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Oprah Winfrey Says Her New Series Greenleaf Shows 'Flawed' Side of Christianity

Oprah Winfrey Says Her New Series Greenleaf Shows 'Flawed' Side of Christianity

Originally posted 04/20/2016 09:30PM

When Oprah Winfrey goes to church, opens the door and sees all the people – she sees some people with flaws.

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Iman Shares the Secret to Her 24-Year Marriage to the Late David Bowie

Originally posted 04/20/2016 08:10PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] In an interview recorded before David Bowie's death on Jan. 10, Iman revealed the secret behind her 24-year marriage with the rock star.

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Kerry Washington Ignored How Hollywood Wanted Her to Look: 'I Didn't Really Conform'

Kerry Washington Ignored How Hollywood Wanted Her to Look: 'I Didn't Really Conform'

Originally posted 04/11/2016 12:20PM

Kerry Washington isn't going to change her appearance to meet Hollywood's unrealistic standards.

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Oprah Winfrey Says Weight Watchers Opportunity 'Felt Like an Intervention from On High'

Originally posted 04/10/2016 09:30PM

Oprah Winfrey has opened up once again about her weight loss journey, sharing intimate details about her complicated relationship with diet and exercise at the star-studded Super Soul Sessions Saturday in Los Angeles.

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WATCH: Mackenzie Phillips Tells Oprah Winfrey She Felt 'Abject Terror' About Revealing Incestuous Relationship with Her Father

Originally posted 04/10/2016 06:30PM

It's been over seven years since Mackenzie Phillips revealed her long-term incestuous relationship with her father, musician John Phillips of the Mamas and the Papas, but the former child star still has regrets over how she relayed the startling story.

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