via press release:
“OPRAH’S NEXT CHAPTER” FEATURES LATE-NIGHT TALK SHOW HOST ARSENIO HALL THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20 ON OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK
Arsenio Talks About His Return to Late-Night After Nearly 20 Years and His Take on Late-Night Wars
Los Angeles – Oprah Winfrey sits down with late-night talk show host Arsenio Hall on an all-new episode of “Oprah’s Next Chapter,” airing this Sunday, October 20 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
In the episode, Oprah catches up with Arsenio Hall for an in-depth conversation about his return to late-night TV after nearly 20 years. Filmed at The Comedy Store in Los Angeles, Arsenio talks about the significance of being one of the only African-American hosts in late-night today and what he has learned in the two decades away from the spotlight. He shares the reason behind his move to L.A. as a young comic and the professional advice he has received from late-night TV host and friendly rival Jay Leno. Arsenio also discusses knowing he was meant to make people laugh, how his comedy was shaped by his Baptist minister father, the importance of being a hands-on single dad and his relationship with his son today.