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Oprah Winfrey To Receive Hollywood Foreign Press’ Highest Honor

Oprah Winfrey will be honored with the 2018 Cecil B. de Mille Award at the 75th Annual Golden Globes.

Meher Tatna, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association said:

As a global media leader, philanthropist, producer and actress, she has created an unparalleled connection with people around the world, making her one of the most respected and admired figures today.

Holding titles such as Chairman, CEO and Founder, Oprah is one of the most influential women of our time, and this honor is well deserved especially in this 75th anniversary year of the Golden Globe Awards

Morgan Freeman, who received the award in 2012, had the pleasure of announcing Oprah at the 2018 recipient.

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Oprah reacted to receiving the award by tweeting, “What an honor.”