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The Best Current OWN Shows

Wondering what to watch on OWN? Named after Oprah Winfrey, it's no surprise many current shows on OWN are talk shows hosted by popular television personalities. If you're craving some semi-educational television, browse this list of OWN programs below for suggestions! 

Many big names have shows on OWN right now. While The Oprah Winfrey Show has been off the air for years, it still airs on OWN in syndication. There is also plenty of new OWN programming out there. The Dr. Oz Show features information on alternative medicine from the famed television doctor. Dr. Phil is a series in which psychologist Phil McGraw gives life tips to his audience and guests. Other OWN shows currently airing include Greenleaf, Queen Sugar, and Rachael Ray. 

Which of these OWN series is the best? Vote your favorites to the top of the list below. 

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  • Greenleaf
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    Greenleaf

    The journey of the estranged daughter and preacher Grace Greenleaf.
    • Actors: Merle Dandridge, Lynn Whitfield, Keith David, Oprah Winfrey, Kim Hawthorne
    • Premiered: 2016
    • Genres: Drama

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  • Ambitions
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    In Atlanta, lawyers Stephanie Lancaster and Amara Hughes engage in an intense rivalry.
    • Actors: Robin Givens, Essence Atkins, Brian White, Kendrick Cross, Brely Evans
    • Premiered: June 11, 2019
    • Genres: Drama

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  • The lives of a group of couples living on the same street.
    • Actors: Aiden Turner, Amanda Clayton, April Parker Jones, Charles Malik Whitfield, Edwina Findley
    • Premiered: September 9, 2014
    • Genres: Drama,Romance

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  • The Paynes
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    Curtis and Ella Payne get roped into a real estate deal while trying to enjoy their retirement.
    • Actors: Jackée Harry, Cassi Davis, LaVan Davis
    • Premiered: 2018
    • Genres: Comedy

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  • Dr. Phil
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    The doctor gives self-help advice and strategies for a healthy life.
    • Actors: Phil McGraw, Robin McGraw, T.D. Jakes
    • Premiered: September 16, 2002
    • Genres: Talk

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    Super Soul Sunday

    Super Soul Sunday is an American daytime self-help talk show hosted by Oprah Winfrey, airing on the Oprah Winfrey Network. Super Soul Sunday premiered on October 16, 2011.
    • Actors: Oprah Winfrey, DeVon Franklin, Deepak Chopra
    • Premiered: 2011