Shirley MacLaine Set for SUPER SOUL SUNDAY's Return to OWN, 3/23
The all-new season of the Emmy Award-winning daytime series "Super Soul Sunday," designed to help viewers awaken to their best selves and discover a deeper connection to the world around them, premieres with legendary actress Shirley MacLaine on Sunday, March 23 at 11 a.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Immediately following is the premiere of the 10-part series, "Oprah & Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth," which debuts Sunday, March 23 at 12 p.m. ET/PT on OWN.
The new season of "Super Soul Sunday" features Academy Award-winning actress and spiritual seeker Shirley MacLaine; media mogul and founder of The Huffington Post Arianna Huffington; spiritual teacher and bestselling author of "The Seat of the Soul" Gary Zukav; Oprah's Book Club 2.0 author and bestselling author of "The Secret Life of Bees" Sue Monk Kidd; bestselling author and Omega institute co-founder Elizabeth Lesser; award-winning time-lapse filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg; Harvard researcher and bestselling author of "Happiness Advantage" Shawn Achor; television writer and relationship author Tracy McMillan; and spiritual teacher and author of "Falling Into Grace" Adyashanti.
"Oprah & Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth" is based on Oprah's groundbreaking and wildly successful 2008 web series on Eckhart's New York Times bestselling book "A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose." In this 10-part series, Oprah and Eckhart take viewers on a chapter-by-chapter journey through Eckhart's seminal work. These thought-provoking discussions, framed with brand-new content, will teach viewers how to focus and become more aware and present, and to begin to understand the motivations of the ego.
Sunday, March 23
Super Soul Sunday: Oprah & Legendary Actress Shirley MacLaine: The Soul of A Star (11 a.m. - 12 p.m. ET/PT) Oprah sits down with legendary actress Shirley MacLaine to discuss her illustrious career, her longtime interest in spirituality, and her latest book, "What If... A Lifetime of Questions, Speculations, Reasonable Guesses, and a Few Things I Know for Sure."
Oprah & Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth - Chapter 1 (12 p.m. - 1 p.m. ET/PT) Oprah and Eckhart Tolle present their 2008 web series on Eckhart's groundbreaking book "A New Earth." The premiere episode introduces the book with personal stories from Eckhart and discussions of consciousness, presence and purpose.
Sunday, March 30
Super Soul Sunday: Oprah & Gary Zukav: Celebrating 25 Years of "The Seat of the Soul" Oprah interviews spiritual teacher & bestselling author Gary Zukav for the 25th anniversary of his groundbreaking book, "The Seat of the Soul." They offer fresh insights into popular topics: how to heal addiction, understand emotions, and challenge fears.
Oprah & Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth - Chapter 2 Oprah and Eckhart Tolle's "A New Earth" series continues with their discussion of Chapter 2 - "Ego: The Current State of Humanity." In this episode, Oprah, Eckhart and viewers discuss the ego, the inner voice, and identifying with possessions.
Sunday, April 6
Super Soul Sunday: Oprah & Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg: The World Beyond What We Can See Oprah sits down with award-winning filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg for a behind-the-scenes look at his breathtaking time-lapse photography. Louie reveals how focusing on nature's beauty can help us experience a deeper spiritual connection to the world around us.
Oprah & Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth - Chapter 3 The next chapter in Oprah and spiritual leader Eckhart Tolle's "A New Earth" series further explores the human ego. In this episode, "The Core of Ego," they discuss what feeds it and how to be free of it through the simple power of awareness.
Sunday, April 13
Super Soul Sunday: Oprah & Book Club Author Sue Monk Kidd: The Soul of A Writer Oprah sits down with bestselling author Sue Monk Kidd, author of the latest selection from Oprah's Book Club 2.0, "The Invention of Wings," to explore the soulful and uplifting journey of this prolific and beloved writer.