FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 14, 2009
CHICAGO — Following an outpouring of audience response from his appearance on Monday, former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson returns to the Oprah show on Friday, October 16. Appearing live, Tyson will take questions from the studio audience and speak about the overwhelming reaction he’s had from his first interview. Plus, more than ten years after their controversial bout, Tyson will reunite with Evander Holyfield on the Oprah show stage. Their appearance together on the Oprah stage this Friday will mark the first time Tyson and Holyfield have spoken face-to-face since their infamous 1997 incident.
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Mike Tyson Returns airs live on Friday, October 16, 2009 (check local listings).
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Published on October 14, 2009