Oprah's 'OWN' channel launches in America

One of the worlds most powerful woman in television, Oprah Winfery has launched her own television channel in America.

OWN (Oprah Winfery Network) is a joint venture with Discovery Networks and will feature Oprah along with other stars made famous by her chat show, which will come to an end after 25 years. OWN launched on New Year’s Day and will feature high profile stars such as the Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson and Shania Twain.

Oprah already has a magazine called ‘O’ and a radio network.