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Oprah Behind the Scenes Preview: The Scoop on O's Final Show – and the Criticism It Drew

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Break out the tissues! This Sunday at 8/7c, OWN’s Season 25: Oprah Behind the Scenes reaches the episode millions of viewers were dreading — the final hour of The Oprah Winfrey Show.

After the grandiosity of the United Center two-parter, Oprah’s grande finale proved to be a much more simpler affair, yet one still befitting of her legacy, executive producer Sheri Salata explains to TVLine.

Salata also adrresses criticism of the last hour’s sermon-like nature, describes Oprah’s mood after the show, and previews the two new shows on tap for the talk show queen’s new journey. READ MORE


Oprah Behind the Scenes Preview: The Scoop Behind O's Massive, Star-Studded Swan Song

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It’s been almost two months since The Oprah Winfrey Show wrapped up its 25-year run. But over on the daytime queen’s new cable net OWN, the addictive Season 25: Oprah Behind the Scenes is still chugging along.

This Sunday at 8/7c, the series will give viewers a peek at what it really took to pull off May’s star-studded, farewell extravaganza — and all while keeping it a secret from Oprah!

Below, executive producer Sheri Salata previews the blood, sweat and tears that went into the massive undertaking, and reveals what Oprah really thought of her surprise swan song. READ MORE