Monday, March 5, 2012
Oprah lands first interview with Whitney Houston's daughter
E! Online reports: Things may be looking up for Oprah Winfrey's ratings-challenged OWN cable channel. The media mogul is set to interview the late Whitney Houston's only daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, in her first interview since the death of her iconic mom.
According a statement from OWN, Oprah will sit down with Bobbi Kristina as well Whitney's sister-in-law/manager Patricia Houston and brother Gary Houston "in an intimate interview" set to air as a special episode of OWN's Oprah's Next Chapter on Sunday, March 11 at 9 p.m. ET.
The special will reportedly center on Bobbi Kristina's personal memories of her mom and how she would like Whitney to be remembered. The family will be on hand to share remembrances and address "the rumors and speculation surrounding Houston's death."
Preceding the special, OWN will re-air Remembering Whitney: The Oprah Interview, which features the talk show diva reflecting on her personal memories of the songstress as well as Houston's last in-depth television interview from The Oprah Winfrey Show.