The story of the woman who unwittingly spurred a scientific bonanza made for a best-selling book in 2010. It’s now an HBO film with Oprah Winfrey portraying Lacks’ daughter Deborah. What happened? Seattle Times
A Baltimore City councilwoman wants to permanently recognize Henrietta Lacks in Charm City. Councilwoman Shannon Sneed proposed Monday that every October 4 be known as "Henrietta Lacks Day". Source: ABC 2 News WMAR -
Oprah Winfrey erupts in the new HBO film The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks as a tormented woman in search of the mother she never knew whose tissue sample would yield medical marvels benefiting.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
By now, you’ve probably read or at least scrolled passed one of the many reviews of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks that praise Oprah Winfrey’s performance. You’ve probably read the Bim.. Lainey Gossip Also reported by •E! Online
Winfrey stars in the TV movie -- an adaptation of Rebecca Skloot's 2010 book of the same name -- and also acts as an executive producer. Skloot -- who worked with the Lacks family for years in order to.. SeattlePI.com
For the 25 years that she hosted her talk show, Oprah Winfrey interviewed countless actors, authors, politicians, and everyday folks. [...] when TVGuide.com caught up with Winfrey at the New York.. SeattlePI.com
Oprah is the queen of all queens and among the most magical of black women. This, we know.
But at a press event in New York on Tuesday ― in promotion of her new film “The Immortal Life Of.. Huffington Post
Oprah Winfrey is a one-of-a-kind woman.
Her life story is inspiring, her presence powerful* *and her influence unmatched. And when it comes to successful black women in media, Oprah reigns.. Huffington Post