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  • Florida Con Man Catches Oprah/OWN Lawsuit For False Identity Capers

    Apr 20, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *A Florida-based con man has gotten the attention of the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), which claims he used the company’s LLC trademark to try to get gifts, employment and access to celebrities. TheWrap.com references a federal lawsuit filed Friday (April 17) in the Southern District of Florida by OWN LLC, Reggie Love, a former aide to […]

  • Tyler Perry’s Shows Bring Record Numbers to OWN

    Mar 29, 15 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment


    *Tyler Perry‘s shows are bringing record numbers to OWN. The network had its more watched primetime night, Wednesdays, with “The Have and Have Nots” and “If Loving You Is Wrong.” The former was ending its second season and the latter was beginning its second season. Nevertheless, the average audience was 2.567 million, according to Deadline.

  • Evelyn Lozada Reality Series Coming to OWN; Jay Williams Spinoff Set

    Mar 25, 15 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *Evelyn Lozada will return to television in July – but not on VH1. The Oprah Winfrey Network has ordered “Evelyn,” which will follow the star of VH1’s “Basketball Wives” and her 21-year-old daughter Shaniece, both of whom are experiencing big changes in their lives. Lozada and fiancé, baseball player Carl Crawford, just had a son, […]

  • Oprah’s OWN Gets New Theme Song (‘You Will’) from Diane Warren

    Mar 24, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 3 Comments


    *Los Angeles – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced that legendary songwriter Diane Warren has written a new original song titled “You Will” for Oprah Winfrey and it will serve as the anthem for the network.  The uplifting new single features a powerhouse performance by award-winning recording artists Jennifer Hudson and Jennifer Nettles in their first […]

  • Karrueche Tran Kicks Out Iyanla Vanzant Over Testy Interview: Report

    Mar 18, 15 by EurPublisher 4 Comments


    They say things got downright testy between Chris Brown‘s ex, Karrueche Tran and Iyanla Vanzant & crew who was interviewing her for an OWN TV special. According to TMZ, Karrueche Tran’s management put the OWN peeps out because she felt the interviewer was passing judgment on her for her relationship with Chris Brown. We’re told Tran […]

  • Ava DuVernay Goes Deep as Keynote Speaker at South by Southwest (‘Oscars were Just a Room in L.A.’)

    Mar 16, 15 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment


    *Filmmaker Ava DuVernay went deep in her keynote address at South by Southwest. The Selma director spoke of “living in the moment” and “being grateful” for what she has to the audience at the annual festival in Austin, Texas. Though Selma was nominated for a best picture Oscar, DuVernay didn’t allow that to twist her head; at one […]