Oprah: Where Are They Now?
How The Oprah Show Changed Paolo Presta's Life
In November 2004, Oprah hit the road in her Wildest Dreams bus to visit Paolo Presta, a young man who worked at his family's grocery store in the suburbs of Chicago. She offered this aspiring actor a speaking role on the TV series Will & Grace, and it went down in Oprah Show history as one of the best viewer surprises of all time. Eight years later, Paolo opens up about the aha! moment that changed his life for the better.
Published on April 09, 2013