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Portrait of a Nation: Gayle King to Host Biennial American Portrait Gala Honoring Earth, Wind & Fire and More; Michelle Obama Among Presenters

Gayle King, Earth, Wind & Fire and Michelle ObamaPhoto: Nicholas Hunt (Getty Images), Smithsonian The National Portrait Gallery continues to make big news: A week after announcing that Vogue’s history-making portrait of Beyoncé (photographed by Tyler Mitchell) will grace its hallowed halls, the Smithsonian institution announced the talent lineup for its biennial American Portrait Gala, […]

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Get You a Gayle: For the 1st Time in the History of O Magazine, Gayle Joins Oprah on the Cover

Screenshot: Ruven Afanador (O Magazine) “We was girls together.” That’s the Toni Morrison quote I’ve often used in reference to my very best friend in the world, who has held that title since pretty much the day she and I met, at ages 18 and 19, respectively. The quote is from Sula, one of the […]

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Still Wishing Oprah Would Run for President? Sounds Like Gayle King Does, Too!

Image: The Hollywood Reporter At this point, we’ve got 50-11 Democratic candidates running for president in 2020, but if Gayle King had her way, her famous bestie might throw her hat in the ring, too. In fact, she bravely broached the subject with the great and powerful Oprah just a few weeks ago, as she […]

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