'Oprah's Lifeclass' to Feature All-New Episodes With Dr. Phil McGraw and Iyanla Vanzant

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April 25th, 2013

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 ‘OPRAH’S LIFECLASS’ FEATURES ALL-NEW EPISODES WITH DR. PHIL MCGRAW AND IYANLA VANZANT SUNDAYS BEGINNING APRIL 28 ON OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK

 

Los Angeles – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will feature four consecutive weeks of all-new episodes of “Oprah’s Lifeclass” featuring Oprah Winfrey as she teams with two of her all-time favorite experts Dr. Phil McGraw and inspirational life coach Iyanla Vanzant beginning Sunday, April 28 (9-10 p.m. ET/PT).

 

Sunday, April 28 (9-10 p.m. ET/PT) How to Spot and Stop the Bad Guys in Your Life

Oprah and Dr. Phil come together for the first time on-air since “The Oprah Winfrey Show” finale two years ago to uncover how to spot and stop the bad guys in your life. Using principles from Dr. Phil’s New York Times #1 bestselling new book “Life Code: The New Rules for Winning in the Real World,” they will uncover the truth about who may be taking advantage of you -- the users, abusers and betrayers we all have in our lives.

 

To watch a sneak peek of the episode (with embed code) click here: http://www.oprah.com/oprahs-lifeclass/First-Look-Oprah-and-Dr-Phil-McGraw-on-Oprahs-Lifeclass-Video

 

Sunday, May 5 (9-11 p.m. ET/PT) – Fatherless Sons

Oprah is joined by life coach Iyanla Vanzant for a two-hour special “Oprah's Lifeclass” to address the growing epidemic of fatherless sons in America.  NBA superstar Dwyane Wade talks about the life-changing impact of his father’s presence, and the importance of his role to his own sons.  Joined by expert Roland Warren from the National Fatherhood Initiative and over 150 fatherless sons, Oprah and Iyanla discuss the growing crisis affecting 24 million children in the United States today as they help heal the men in need and show how this crisis affects us all.

 

Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12 (9-10 p.m. ET/PT) – Single Moms

Oprah and life coach Iyanla Vanzant will speak with single mothers raising fatherless sons and help them to overcome the challenges of being an only parent.  Expert Ronald Warren from the National Fatherhood Initiative joins the candid conversation about this topic, which affects over 10 million single mothers in the United States.  Together they address the three things every single mother must know, discuss the importance of emotional relationships between children and their fathers, and teach the best ways to support sons struggling with feelings of pain and anger.

 

Sunday, May 19 (9-10 p.m. ET/PT) – How to Play Big and Be the Star in Your Own Life

Oprah is joined by Dr. Phil to talk about how to play big and become the star in your own life by defining success, spotting obstacles and harnessing the right tools to get what you want in life.

 

About “Oprah’s Lifeclass”

Oprah Winfrey takes the stage as teacher in one of the world’s biggest classrooms to share and discuss the principles that guide our lives. The series is a true multi-platform experience with millions of students from over 200 countries around the world engaging with Oprah on-air, online and via social media in inspiring conversations.  Follow @OprahsLifeclass on Twitter and join the conversation using #Lifeclass.

 
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