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Oprah Winfrey through the years

<div class="meta "><span class="caption-text ">Television talk show host Oprah Winfrey puts her feet up as she relaxes in her studio office following a morning broadcast at WLS-TV in Chicago, Ill., on Dec. 18, 1985. The 31-year-old, whose show will be nationally syndicated next year, is making her movie debut this week in &#34;The Color Purple,&#34; a film directed by Steven Spielberg. &#40;AP Photo&#47;Charlie Knoblock&#41;  </span></div>
November 19, 2009 6:33:13 PM PST