When it comes to iconic women in television, it doesn’t get any bigger any Oprah Winfrey, but even “O” gets star struck, like when Mary Tyler Moore surprised her during a taping of The Oprah Winfrey Show in 1997.
Just take a look at the clip below of Oprah recalling MTM’s visit, and try not to get choked up in the process.
Watch the full-length episode at "http://video.pbs.org/video/2365572188/?Utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=pbsofficial&utm_campaign=marytyler_2015 " (US Only) Oprah talks about the influence Mary Tyler Moore has had on her career. MARY TYLER MOORE: A CELEBRATION premieres Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET (check local listings).
Also, to see Oprah’s full recreation of The Mary Tyler Moore into, watch the video below.
Oprah Winfrey spoofs the Mary Tyler Moore Show opening.
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