Oprah Winfrey proved her loyalty to Weight Watchers by paying a surprise visit to a group.
Winfrey, accompanied by friend Gayle King, entered the meeting to cheers and applause while capturing the moment on video and posting it to social media.
It was Winfrey’s first in-person meeting. The media mogul said she normally attends meetings online.
Weight Watchers announced its partnership with Winfrey in October. Winfrey is not only a member, but she also serves as a board member and adviser. She has an ownership stake in the company.
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