Love her or hate her, Oprah Winfrey is a powerful lady, and a near impossible interview to secure. So if you’re a media outlet that is fortunate enough to get her, you can bet your bottom dollar that the ol’ promotion engine goes into hyper-drive! On-air, on social media...programming teams, sales teams, web teams…WE’VE GOT OPRAH! The pressure ramps up on everybody, but especially on those who are charged with delivering a dynamite interview once the segment is sold and the audience is teased.
So…how do you recover from hanging up on Oprah Winfrey on live television? Unfortunately for this WGN crew, they had to answer that question: