[07/29/11 - 11:23 AM]
OWN Announces "The Rosie Show" and "OWN Your Life (the oprah class)" Premiering Monday, October 10
Both shows will air weekdays at 7:00/6:00c and 8:00/7:00c, respectively.

[via press release from OWN]


"OWN YOUR LIFE (the oprah class)" to Feature Companion Online Class Launching With a Drive to Sign Up 1 Million Viewers

Beginning Today, People Can Sign Up for the Class at Oprah.com

Los Angeles - OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today the anticipated new talk show from Rosie O'Donnell, "The Rosie Show," and "OWN YOUR LIFE (the oprah class)" featuring the best of "The Oprah Winfrey Show" with all-new insights and life lessons from the show, premiering Monday, October 10. Both shows will air weekdays (Monday-Friday) with "The Rosie Show" airing from 7-8 p.m. ET/PT and "OWN YOUR LIFE (the oprah class)" immediately following from 8-9 p.m. ET/PT.

"OWN YOUR LIFE (the oprah class)" -- formerly titled "Oprah's Encore" -- will feature a companion online class accompanying the series including actual course work on Oprah.com, for an even more enriching experience. Beginning today, viewers can sign up to reserve their spot in the class by going to Oprah.com, with the goal of 1 million viewers signed up to take the class, which will commence with the show's series premiere.

"At Oprah's core, she is a teacher," said Sheri Salata, president, OWN. "'OWN YOUR LIFE (the oprah class)' is the brand we are building at OWN. This will be a signature series along with Rosie's creative and comedic genius."

"With Rosie's authenticity, paired with Oprah's remarkable insights from the past 25 years, there will be two hours every day that viewers won't want to miss," said Erik Logan, president, OWN.

Multiple Emmy Award-winning television host, celebrated performer and renowned philanthropist Rosie O'Donnell makes her return to television with a new original talk show on OWN. At the heart of this talk show is Rosie's genuine desire to entertain, inspire and connect with America. As a down-to-earth mother, passionate advocate for children and all-around inquisitive human being, Rosie will cover current events, spotlight hometown heroes and newsmakers, showcase the arts, celebrate kids and families, as well as feature well-known and upcoming talent. Whether it's hilarious comedy and game segments, a live performance by a major recording artist, a celebrity visit or a discussion of an issue important to American families, "The Rosie Show's" fresh and candid exploration of a wide variety of subjects will encourage all of us to laugh, love and live our best lives. The talk show is produced by Harpo Studios in association with KidRo Productions, Inc. and SantaBu Productions.

Sixteen million viewers in the United States alone tuned in for "The Oprah Winfrey Show" finale. In the historic final hour, Oprah took the stage as teacher in the world's biggest classroom highlighting the principles that guide her life, many of which were gleaned from the 4,561 hours of "The Oprah Winfrey Show." In an all-new series, "OWN YOUR LIFE (the oprah class)," Oprah reaches back through the show's 25 year history to teach the lessons that matter most to her...the guidelines for fulfilling your life's potential, breaking through your barriers, understanding your purpose, letting go of anger, how to use joy to fuel your life and becoming all you were meant to be. It is the ultimate life class. Oprah will share her most personal revelations, and what she thinks now about those iconic show moments and guests. The series is produced by Harpo Productions.


A joint venture between Harpo, Inc. and Discovery Communications, OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK is a multi-platform media company designed to entertain, inform and inspire people to live their best lives. OWN debuted on January 1, 2011, in approximately 80 million homes on what was the Discovery Health Channel. The venture also includes the award-winning digital platform, Oprah.com.

  [july 2011]  

(series past and present)
(series in development)
(tv movies and mini-series)

[10/03/15 - 09:18 AM]
"Dateline NBC" Grows Week to Week by 10% in Both 18-49 and Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, October 2.

[10/03/15 - 09:03 AM]
"Gotham" Week 2 Rises 63% in Nielsen Live + 3 Day, Outrating Season Premiere
FOX further spins the numbers for Monday, September 28.

[10/03/15 - 08:47 AM]
"Blindspot" Generates NBC's Biggest Live + 3 Day 18-49 Lift in Nearly a Year
NBC further spins the numbers for Monday, September 28.

[10/03/15 - 08:21 AM]
ABC Wins Its 2nd Straight Friday in Adults 18-49, Outdelivering Runner-Up CBS by 17%
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, October 2.

[10/02/15 - 03:33 PM]
ABC to Give "Quantico" Another Encore on Tuesday; "Beyond the Tank" Pushed Again
The newcomer's second episode, due this Sunday, will likewise rebroadcast on Tuesday, October 6 at 10:00/9:00c.

[10/02/15 - 02:25 PM]
ABC Family to Give Fans Access to Talent and Unique Photo Opportunities During New York Comic Con on October 8-11
"Pretty Little Liars," "Stitchers" and "Shadowhunters" are among the participating series.

[10/02/15 - 01:52 PM]
"Baring It All: Inside New York Fashion Week," a Special Programming Event, to Air October 14 on ABC Family
The two-hour documentary produced by Gennifer Gardiner and IMG's Will Staeger and Mike Antinoro showcases a fresh take on New York Fashion Week, following industry insiders who are changing the fashion landscape.

[10/02/15 - 01:09 PM]
VH1's Primetime Ratings for Third Quarter Surge Ahead 34% Over Prior Quarter Among Adults 18-49
VH1 spins the numbers for the third quarter of 2015.

[10/02/15 - 12:50 PM]
Investigation Discovery Tops All of Ad-Supported Cable for Delivery of W25-54 in September
Investigation Discovery spins the numbers for the month of September.

[10/02/15 - 12:44 PM]
Showtime(R) Debuts Critically-Acclaimed Documentary Film "Listen to Me Marlon" on Saturday, November 14th at 9 PM ET/PT
Directed by Stevan Riley, the film unlocks two-time Oscar(R) winner Marlon Brando's extensive never-before-heard personal audio archive.

[10/02/15 - 11:11 AM]
ABC Prime Posts the Biggest L+3 Lifts with 6 of the Top 10 Playback Gainers
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of September 21-27.

[10/02/15 - 11:00 AM]
More People Watch Portions of CBS News' Major News Programs During Premiere Week Than Any Other Broadcast Network's News Offerings
CBS News spins the numbers for the week of September 21-27.

[10/02/15 - 10:51 AM]
CBS Premiere Week Multi-Platform Snapshot
CBS further spins the numbers for the week of September 21-27.

[10/02/15 - 10:44 AM]
"The Big Bang Theory" Moves Ahead of "Sunday Night Football" as Premiere Week's Number One Program with L+3 Viewing
CBS further spins the numbers for the week of September 21-27.

[10/02/15 - 10:32 AM]
CBS Renews "Zoo," Summer's #1 Scripted Series, For Summer 2016
"'Zoo's' thrilling stories clicked with audiences each week during a very competitive summer," said Glenn Geller.