After being demoted from anchoring the Baltimore news, Oprah finally found her niche as the co-host of a local morning show called People Are Talking. Then, after hearing that a morning show in Chicago needed a new host, Oprah says she became obsessed with getting the job.
This shot from the original audition tape that got her hired in Chicago is a blast from the past! Needless to say, Oprah got the job. To her surprise, the show was a bit of a disaster at first. But by adding a live audience, Oprah fixed things immediately.