Oprah Presents Master Class

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Oprah Presents Master Class comes on the OWN channel on Sundays. The premise of the show, is a successful person sits in front of a camera, talks about their life, and the lessons they have learned, which can be applicable to anyone's life. The advice goes from the personal, a recollection about a time in their lives, to the general. The people who have been on Oprah Present Master Class has been Diane Sawyer, Jane Fonda, Tim McGraw, and the late Maya Angelou.

When Diane Sawyer was on the show, she told stories about her father, growing up, and deciding to be a journalist. The observations, failures, and accomplishments of these successful people gives the television viewers a chance to know what makes them tick.

Sundays at 10:00 pm et/pt on OWN
3 Seasons, 26 Episodes
January 1, 2011
Cast: Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Presents Master Class

Oprah Presents Master Class Full Episode Guide

  • Country music royalty, multi-Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and actor

  • Living legend Diahann Carroll is a groundbreaking actress with many "firsts" to her name including being the first African-American to win a Tony Award and originating many leading lady roles, such as the title role in her 1968 sitcom "Julia," as the first African-American actress to star in her own sitcom. Plus, Carroll discusses her childhood and the prejudices she endured.

  • Berry Gordy, Jr. is the founder of the legendary Motown record label and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer who shaped the careers of many young superstar singers - including Diana Ross and the Supremes, The Jackson 5, The Temptations, The Four Tops, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Smokey Robinson, Martha and the Vandellas, and Stevie Wonder.

  • Academy Award-winning actress and humanitarian Susan Sarandon discusses her career, including some of the roles she has starred in, as well as her personal life and future.

  • The multi-Grammy Award-winning artist, producer and actor Lenny Kravitz talks about how his mixed cultural background influenced his signature retro music style and how he challenged the industry with his unconventional image.

  • Stevie Nicks discusses her social activism work.

  • Tom Brokaw discusses his work away from the camera.

  • Memorable lessons from the series and new insights.

  • Grant Hill shares life lessons.

  • Jon Bon Jovi discusses lessons learned from rock-music stardom.

  • Reba McEntire had humble beginnings in a small town in Oklahoma - but despite many obstacles and challenges, she used the lessons she learned throughout her life to find her own unique voice and go on to become the "Queen of Country".

  • Laird Hamilton, a surfing revolutionary who rides the biggest waves in the world, shares the lessons he has learned from surfing with passion, enthusiasm and a sense of wonder.

  • Ted Turner shares stories of how his principles have driven his achievements, and how they can be applied to improving the world.

  • Morgan Freeman shares life lessons he learned throughout his rise to success.

  • Goldie Hawn shares life lessons from her childhood, her career and her family.

  • Jane Fonda shares some of her insights time has taught her. From her celebrity upbringing to her own film career and her controversial activism, Jane demonstrates it is never too late to become who you were meant to be.