The end of summer is fast approaching and after a mini-vacation and coming to the aid of friend Maria Shriver, the Queen of daytime talk television is fully embracing her greatest challenge: to grow her network and increase viewership. The task is not a simple one. Pundits have already begun doubting whether Oprah can pull this one off. But, if her track record and
tenacity are indicators of what's to come, then don't bet against her.
Joined by Harpo presidents Erik Logan and Sheri Salata, Oprah will now
focus on the role of Chairman, as well as, CEO and Chief Creative Officer of
The documentary "Serving Life" debuted on OWN and was
produced and narrated by Forest Whitaker.
the network. Logan and Salata will continue their oversight of OWN produced content at HARPO Productions, Inc., such as ROSIE, Oprah Presents Master Class, In the Bedroom with Dr. Laura Berman and Oprah's Next Chapter.
Documentaries like "Serving Life," executive produced and narrated by Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker, will inspire not only lovers of the documentary style, but encourage viewers to reflect upon their own lives as well.
As a result of aligning the mission, talent and leadership of Erik, Sheri, the OWN team, the HARPO team, Peter Liguori, David Zaslav and Discovery, it now is possible to continue building OWN's audience, brand strength and growth.
Viewers will find something new, entertaining and rewarding about OWN's programming and its unique relationship with them. It's a chance to be a part of history and join Oprah, the ultimate teacher, as they follow, support and participate in OWN's growth and acceptance. For more info on OWN and Oprah visit: