"OPRAH'S NEXT CHAPTER" BRINGS OLYMPIC LEGENDS TOGETHER SUNDAY, JULY 22 ON OWN
Interview features Greg Louganis, Jackie Joyner Kersee, Carl Lewis, Mary Lou Retton and Mark Spitz among many others
"Oprah's Next Chapter" airs a special two hour episode as ten of the greatest summer Olympic legends come together and Oprah Winfrey goes inside their triumphs, their untold stories and discovers what happens after the glory on Sunday, July 22 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
Sunday, July 22 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT)
Oprah's Next Chapter: Oprah Salutes Superstar Olympians
As the world prepares for the 2012 Summer Games in London, Oprah Winfrey sits down with 10 Olympic legends including track and field stars Carl Lewis, Jackie Joyner Kersee and Al Joyner; world-renowned gymnasts Bart Conner, Nadia Comaneci, Mary Lou Retton and Shawn Johnson; diver Greg Louganis and world record-breaking swimmers Janet Evans and Mark Spitz. They talk about their triumphs, their untold stories and what happens after the glory. Mary Joyner, the daughter of Al Joyner and the late Florence Griffith Joyner, talks to Winfrey about how her mother's death has impacted her life. Also, an in-depth look at who to watch in 2012 including; Lolo Jones, Gabby Douglas, Missy "the Missile" Franklin, Michael Phelps, Carmelita Jeter and Jordyn Wieber. Also featured is more of Winfrey's conversation with Decathlete superstar Bruce Jenner about life after the Olympics.
About "Oprah's Next Chapter"
"Oprah's Next Chapter" is the primetime series featuring Oprah Winfrey as she steps outside of the studio for riveting, enlightening and in-depth conversationswith newsmakers, celebrities, thought leaders and real-life families. "Oprah's Next Chapter" is produced by Harpo Studios.
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