February 29, 2012

Los Angeles, CA – OWN: Due to popular demand, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today that Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour will open up a second event at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Monday, April 16 as the previously announced event sold out in 24 hours.

OWN will now host a second Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour event from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. to mirror the previously announced event starting at 4:00 p.m. Both events will feature Winfrey as she takes the stage to connect with viewers in person and online about the lessons that guide her life. She will be joined on stage by hand-picked experts including life and business catalyst Tony Robbins, spiritualist Deepak Chopra, Bishop T.D. Jakes and inspirational author Iyanla Vanzant.

For information on purchasing tickets to the morning event, please visit http://www.olctoronto.com/.

Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour premieres live from the Peabody Opera House in St. Louis on Monday, March 26 (8:00 – 10:00 p.m. ET/PT), with five additional consecutive new episodes airing every Monday night throughout April.

Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour will again engage fans worldwide online with live streaming at Oprah.com and feature a digital classroom (www.oprah.com/lifeclass) with all-new course work to accompany episode themes. During its inaugural five week run in October 2011, Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour was a true multi-platform experience. Over 4.1 million students from around the world engaged with Oprah online at Oprah.com to view live webcasts of the series and joined the Lifeclass digital classroom to participate in the companion coursework. Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour content received nearly 11 million page views and 1.6 million unique visitors on Oprah.com. Users from over 200 countries viewed the Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour webcasts on Facebook and Oprah.com. The series is produced by Harpo Studios and recently won an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Talk Series. Follow @OprahsLifeclass on Twitter and join the conversation using #OprahsLifeclass. Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour is being brought to Canada in collaboration with The Power of Women Inc., a world-renowned event management company that produces high profile business, leadership and personal development events that feature some of the world's most prominent speakers.

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 debuted on January 1, 2011, in approximately 77 million homes on what was the Discovery Health Channel. The venture also includes the award-winning digital platform, Oprah.com. For more information, please visit www.oprah.com/own and www.press.discovery.com/us/own.


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