Oprah calling it quits on September 9, 2011

Posted by Scott Saxton - email

CHICAGO, IL (WECT) - Oprah Winfrey will annouce Friday that she is ending her television program on September 9, 2011.

Oprah's staff sent out an email to affiliates Thursday evening with the news to share with viewers.  Oprah airs Monday through Friday on WECT at 4 p.m.

Oprah has hosted her talk show for nearly a quarter century and she promises to spend the next twenty months continuing to make television history.

You can watch Oprah's comments about her future plans live on WECT Friday beginning at 4 p.m.

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