CHICAGO (AP) – Former President George W. Bush and Michael Jackson’s parents are among the big names “The Oprah Winfrey Show” has booked for November, when crucial TV ratings data are measured.
Harpo Productions released a schedule on Oct. 22, including a show featuring Bush discussing his memoir, Decision Points, on Nov. 9 – the day of its release.
No date was given for the Jacksons’ interview. The production company says Katherine Jackson will talk about her son’s life from childhood stardom to his death. She’ll be joined by her husband, Joe Jackson.
Singer and actress Barbra Streisand will appear for an interview and a rare performance Nov. 16.
On Nov. 2, Ricky Martin will talk about raising twin boys and his decision to come out as gay.
This is the 25th and final season of Winfrey’s talk show.