Oprah Winfrey



Place of birth:

Kosciusko, Mississippi, USA:


Oprah Winfrey, born Orpah Gail Winfrey on January 29, 1954, is an American television host, actress, producer, and philanthropist, best known for her self-titled, multi-award winning talk show, which has become the highest-rated program of its kind in history. She has been ranked the richest African American of the 20th century, the greatest black philanthropist in American history, and was once the world's only black billionaire. Winfrey was born into poverty in rural

Film Credits

A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
as Mrs. Which
The Star (2017)
as Deborah (voice)
Spielberg (2017)
as Herself
Whitney: Can I Be Me (2017)
as Herself (Archive Footage) (uncredited)
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)
as Deborah Lacks
13th: A Conversation with Oprah Winfrey & Ava DuVernay (2017)
as Herself
Before the Flood (2016)
as Herself (archive footage)
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (2016)
as Herself
Selma (2014)
as Annie Lee Cooper
Making a Scene (2013)
as Woman
The Butler (2013)
as Gloria Gaines
Jesus Henry Christ (2012)
as Oprah
The Princess and the Frog (2009)
as Eudora (voice)
Bee Movie (2007)
as Judge Bumbleton
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
as Herself
Charlotte's Web (2006)
as Gussy the Goose (voice)
A Special Presentation Oprah and Elie Weisel at Auschwitz Death Camp (2006)
as Herself
Emmanuel's Gift (2005)
as Narrator
Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives (2003)
Our Friend, Martin (1999)
as Coretta Scott King
Beloved (1998)
as Sethe
Before Women Had Wings (1997)
as Zora Williams
Lincoln (1992)
The Women of Brewster Place (1989)
as Mattie Michael
Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special (1988)
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
as Herself
Native Son (1986)
as Mrs. Thomas
The Color Purple (1985)
as Sofia
Hand In Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Relief ()
as Herself
Richard Pryor: Is It Something I Said? ()
as Marie Carter

Production Credits

13th (2016)
Selma (2014)
The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)
Serving Life (2011)
Executive Producer
The Great Debaters (2007)
Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005)
Executive Producer
Tuesdays with Morrie (1999)
The Women of Brewster Place (1989)
Executive Producer
The Water Man ()