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Cheryl Hickey

ET Canada Presents Icons: Oprah Celebrates Sidney


In a Canadian broadcast exclusive, ET Canada’s Cheryl Hickey welcomes the iconic Oprah Winfrey to Global for a half-hour primetime event, Icons: Oprah Celebrates Sidney airing Thursday, September 22, at 8:30pm ET. The special will give viewers an inside look at the upcoming documentary Sidney, ahead of the film’s release on Friday, September 23 on Apple TV. Watch as Hickey sits down with Winfrey and director Reginald Hudlin as they discuss producing the touching tribute to the late actor, and how the film honors Sidney Poitier and his legacy as an iconic actor, filmmaker and activist at the center of Hollywood and the Civil Rights Movement.


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