Oprah Winfrey Net Worth in 2018: $3.2 billion
Oprah Winfrey is known as one of the richest black personalities in the world, she is an American talk show host, actress, producer, media personality and philanthropist; according to several estimates her total net worth is $3.2 billion.
The American billionaire Oprah Winfrey was born in Kosciusko, Mississippi on January 29, 1954; according to her.
She faced lot of problems in her early days of life as her mother was unmarried because her biological father has left them before her birth and Oprah’s mother was an housemaid while at the age of 13 she ran away from home because Winfrey was sexually abused by her uncle as well as by cousin.
Winfrey got the full scholarship in the university which was helpful to continue her study as later she became the Miss Black Tennessee beauty pageant at the age of 17.
After getting popularity she was offered from local radio channel WVOL, where she did part time job and at last she has got her name at Nashville’s WLAC-TV as youngest black female news anchor.
She moved to television industry as her show The Oprah Winfrey Show debuted on 1981, it was one of the best shows at that time in United States.
After getting massive success on TV screen, she entered in film industry and her first role got the popularity in movie ‘The Color Purple’ which released in 1985.
According to an estimate, she is earning now a day about $315 million annually, she has appeared in several films as well as she has hosted many shows.
Through she has got a massive amount while Oprah has got numerous awards like one Academy Awards, 21 Daytime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards nominations, three Primetime Emmy Awards, one Tony Awards and many others.