Oprah Winfrey takes her final bow after 25 years as chat show queen

After a quarter of a century, and more than 5,000 episodes, the Oprah Winfrey programme has come to an end.

This week, the grand dame of TV said goodbye to her world famous chatshow which has captivated fans since 1986 with celebrity confessions and revelations, and made its host a big sister to the world.

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So, as Oprah bids farewell, hellomagazine.com takes a look back at some of the highlights from her iconic show