Talk show host
Stocks to watch when Oprah Winfrey is in the news:
Weight Watchers International Inc. (WTW)
Wealth class: Billionaire
Areas of interest:
politics & government
Personal social network: Much of Winfrey's Muckety comes from show business and nonprofit connections.
She is listed in the Muckety 400.
Philanthropy: Winfrey founded a girls academy in South Africa in 2007, donating $40 million to the project. In 2013, she gave $12 million to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
As an officer, director and/or owner of publicly traded securities, Winfrey has filed documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission. >> See filings
Oprah Winfrey personal relations:
Peter Adamson - money manager
Stedman Graham - boyfriend
Dianne Atkinson Hudson - special adviser
Gayle King - friend
Tyler Perry - friend
Annette Simmons - friend & neighbor (Montecito, CA)
Rufus Williams - friend
Other current Oprah Winfrey relationships:
Beloved - actor
Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation - honorary co-chair
Harpo Entertainment Group - founder
Harpo Productions Inc. - founder
National Museum of African American History and Culture - council member
O, The Oprah Magazine - founder
Oprah: A Biography - subject
Oprah Winfrey Foundation - founder
Oprah Winfrey Network - chair
Oprah's Angel Network - founder
Precious - executive producer
Selma (2014) - actor
The Butler - actor
The Color Purple - producer
The Hundred-Foot Journey - producer
The Princess and the Frog - voice actor
Weight Watchers International Inc. - investor & director
Oprah Winfrey past relationships:
2008 Barack Obama presidential campaign - supporter
Maya Angelou (deceased) - friend
Chrysler Group LLC - narrated 2013 Super Bowl ad
Mellody L. Hobson - guest at 2013 wedding
George Lucas - guest at 2013 wedding
Muckety List of Most Networked in Chicago, 2008 - in top 100
National Rifle Association enemies list - listed, 2013
Oprah Winfrey Show - host
Oxygen Media Inc. - co-founder
Harold C. Simmons (deceased) - friend & neighbor (Montecito, CA)
John Tesh - dated
Trinity United Church of Christ (Chicago) - parishioner
Waywire - investor
White House visits (2009) - visitor
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Oprah Winfrey campaign contributions:
Listed below are major federal donations reported to the FEC.
Obama Victory Fund 2012 - $35,800 on 4/2/2012
Muckety news stories featuring Oprah Winfrey
A Facebook fan suggests that Jeep's Super Bowl ad is crying for a Muckety map and he's right.
February 5, 2013
The show is over, but the conglomerate that is Oprah Winfrey lives on.
May 26, 2011
The relationship between Oprah Winfrey and Discovery Communications got a bit cozier last week, as Discovery committed to another $89 million for Oprah's new network.
August 16, 2010
As she is about to launch her own television channel, Oprah Winfrey has hired an experienced money manager to look after her billions in private wealth.
May 20, 2010
To a degree unlike any other city in America, Chicago is identified with its black elite. Locals joke that you can find more black millionaires per square foot at the Chicago Urban League's annual dinner than you can anywhere in the world.
May 28, 2008
America's fixation on celebrity has worked its way into academia.
December 12, 2007