It’s time to bring humanity back to the conversation. Tune in to my new show #TheOprahConversation, where I’ll be joined by fascinating guests to have conversations that unite us—not divide us. Watch 7/30 on @AppleTV. pic.twitter.com/CJu7QLUIJW
— Oprah Winfrey (@Oprah) July 27, 2020
“It is time to bring humanity back into dialogue,” Winfrey wrote on Twitter, adding that she hoped to have a “dialogue that would unite us, not divide us.”
The statement said that the new series, which does not have a specific timetable, as “it will discuss influential and relevant topics with wonderful thought leaders from all over the world.” Program episodes will be filmed remotely due to the Corona pandemic, but will include audience interaction.
The program comes on the heels of a period in which the United States has witnessed protests across the country for more than two months against systematic racism.
Note that Oprah concluded its 2011 top-rated daily TV talk show, in which it came up with new perspectives and addressed sensitive topics including incest and sexual assault, as well as interviews with some presidents and celebrities.