Oprah Net Worth 2018: 3.1 billion USD
Oprah Winfrey is an American actress, television host, media proprietor and producer; she started her career at childhood age, she got the popularity through her talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show and now according to different sources her total net worth is $3.1 billion.
The American billionaire Oprah was born on January 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi, U.S; her father has left her mother before marriage, her mother was a house maid.
She faced a lot of problems in her early days of life, she joined the East Nashville High School, through which she got a second position in nation in speech as a speech team member of school and she got full scholarship for her education at Tennessee State University.
She got the education of communication, she started her professional career when she worked at a local grocery store, she won the Miss Black Tennessee beauty pageant at the age of 17, through this she got the attention of world, and she worked in local media news as an anchor in WVOL radio station as part time job.
She got the world fame through talk shows, the first show of her was ‘People Are Talking’ which released on 1976, many producers have known her talent.
So they were trying to hire her, later she did one of the best shows in 1984 named as ‘A.M. Chicago’ and through this talk show she got the fame nationally.
She was starred in The Color Purple in 1985 through which whole world came to know about her acting talent.
According to an estimate she is earning now about $315 million annually through her media empire, she has got many awards and now she is considered as first black billionaire women in world.