CHICAGO, IL— OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announces Gayle King and news anchor Robin Meade as the moderators of Ask Oprah’s All Stars
, four two-hour primetime specials with Dr. Phil McGraw, Dr. Mehmet Oz and Suze Orman, premiering Sunday, January 2 from 8:00–10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Get your new year started right when Oprah's Experts become Your Experts. Dr. Phil, Dr. Oz and Suze Orman take to the stage to answer all your questions during these two-hour OWN events, airing the first four consecutive Sunday's of 2011.
In addition, The Gayle King Show
will now premiere Monday, Jan. 10 (10:00–11:00 a.m. ET/PT), to accommodate her moderating the specials in Los Angeles taping the week of January 2. "Gayle King and Robin Meade are the perfect personalities to moderate our All Stars
special events," said Lisa Erspamer, chief creative officer, OWN. "They are both excellent broadcasters who will help our viewers kick off the New Year in a new way with Suze, Phil and Oz."
Robin Meade (Host of Morning Express
on HLN) will moderate the January 2 and January 16 airings of Ask Oprah’s All Stars
, and Gayle King will moderate the specials on January 9 and January 23.
About Ask Oprah's All Stars
January 2, 9, 16 & 23 (8:00–10:00 PM ET/PT)
For the first time, Oprah's All Stars—Dr. Phil, Suze Orman, and Dr. Oz—will appear on one stage to answer viewers' pressing questions about health, wealth, and mental well-being. Shot before a studio audience, this four-part special offers unprecedented access to Oprah Winfrey's go-to group of masters as they share their wisdom and help viewers jumpstart their best year ever.
About The Gayle King Show
Start your day off right with O Magazine
editor-at-large Gayle King as her hit radio show comes to television, live, daily on OWN. The Gayle King Show
will air live Monday through Friday on OWN, is available on Oprah Radio (XM channel 156, SIRIUS channel 195 as part of its "Best of XM" package) and syndicated nationally by Westwood One Radio Networks. Each and every morning, The Gayle King Show
brings Gayle's unique perspective, enthusiasm, insight, and respect to anything and everything with her own unfiltered opinions on newsmakers, celebrities, hot topics and pop culture, all while bringing viewers closer to their favorite celebrities and notable public figures with her revealing and compelling interviews.
About OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network
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 will debut on January 1, 2011 in approximately 80 million homes on what is currently the Discovery Health Channel. The venture also will include the award-winning digital platform, Oprah.com. For more information, please visit www.oprah.com/own