‘Oprah’s Master Class’ Episode Guide (Aug. 3): Cicely Tyson Profiled

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‘Oprah’s Master Class’ Episode Guide (Aug. 3): Cicely Tyson Profiled

“Cicely Tyson” Season 4 Finale (08/03/14) – Multiple award-winning actress, Cicely Tyson, is a living legend whose remarkable dedication to her life’s purpose with standout roles in hit movies and on Broadway is reflected in her illustrious career.

From her childhood growing up in New York City to her early days as a model and her most recognized portrayal of Kunta Kinte’s mother, Binta, in the epic historical miniseries “Roots,” this iconic performer decided early on that her work would be more than a job: she’d use her opportunities to help make a difference.

In this rare, unprecedented first-person account, Ms. Tyson, who shows no signs of slowing down, opens up about the valuable lessons she’s learned from her experiences, including: know what came before you, always put joy into work, find your calling and follow your intuition.

The acclaimed, Emmy-nominated series “Oprah’s Master Class” returns for its fourth season featuring unprecedented first-person insight into the brilliant minds of entertainers we love, respect and admire, with modern masters hand-picked by Oprah Winfrey for their unique impact on the world. From award-winning actors and musicians to groundbreaking journalists, “Oprah’s Master Class” tells the stories you’ve never heard from the people you thought you knew best.

Sharing the greatest lessons they’ve learned along the way from triumphs, failures, disappointments and heartbreaks, this all-new season of masters begins with multiple Grammy and Emmy award-winning actor and musician Justin Timberlake (May 11); followed by the beloved actress and comedian who is among the very few with an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award, Whoopi Goldberg (June 1); country music royalty, multi-Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and actor, Tim McGraw (June 8); Peabody award recipient and “Good Morning America” newscaster, Robin Roberts (June 15); Grammy, Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning music mastermind Lionel Richie (June 22); legendary journalist whose career is unrivaled as a pioneer in the field, the prolific, multi-Emmy award-winning Barbara Walters (June 29); multiple NAACP award-winner and Grammy-nominated singer and actress Vanessa Williams (July 13); Academy Award-winning actor, director, screenwriter and musician Billy Bob Thornton (July 20); and Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning actress Sharon Stone (July 27).

“Oprah’s Master Class” is co-produced by the award-winning production companies, Harpo Studios and @radical.media. The series is executive produced by Oprah Winfrey, Jon Sinclair, Jon Kamen and Justin Wilkes.

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