Following Winfrey’s presentation, Discovery CFO Andrew Warren noted that OWN, a joint venture of Winfrey and Discovery, will return million to Discovery this year to help recoup some of the startup financing provided in the early years.
Suddenly, the real Anna is exposed when she causes a major political scandal and makes national headlines for her part in an affair with one of the nation’s most powerful players.
Perry also creates films, some produced as live recordings of stage plays, and others filmed using full sets and locations with full editing.
Perry is estimated to have earned around US million by 2008.
Winfrey marveled that the channel is approaching its fifth anniversary on Jan. She recalled some good advice she received early on from another TV mogul.
“Lorne Michaels told more over four years ago that it was going to take five years to get up on its feet,” Winfrey said.
W Upcoming scripted series she cited were “Greenleaf,” a mega-church drama from writer Craig Wright that will feature Winfrey in a recurring role; and “Queen Sugar,” from “Selma” director Ava Duvernay.