Shepherd, 55 years previous, talked about on the debut episode of her new daytime speak program titled “Sherri” that Winfrey, who’s 68, had introduced her a big floral association. Through the assertion, Shepherd acted out the now-iconic TV second that Winfrey had initially carried out by bringing out the flowers in a crimson wagon for her viewers to behold.
In a video clip launched on YouTube, she is heard saying, “Oh my God, let me inform you all one thing, although I could not have any meat in that wagon, I do have flowers from Oprah.”
She proceeded to say this as she knelt subsequent to the flowers: “I’ll do every little thing from proper right here subsequent to my flowers from Oprah.”
Shepherd finally obtained up from the cart and walked to her chair when the crew members playfully reminded her that she could not do her program whereas sitting there.
Shepherd acknowledged, “I’ve needed to do WWOD, which stands for ‘What Would Oprah Do,'” whereas sporting an apparel that was paying homage to the one worn by Winfrey through the iconic second wherein Winfrey debuted her new look on her present in 1988 by rolling out a wagon piled with fats to signify the 67 kilos she had misplaced. Throughout that specific collection, Winfrey wore a pair of denims by Calvin Klein that was a measurement 10.
I’ll attempt to channel Oprah right this moment with my outfit. She proceeded along with her speech by stating, “I could not have the steak, however I do have the flowers.” I used to be searching for a wig just like the one Oprah wears, however I imagine they’ve retired it, and it’s now within the Smithsonian.
Shepherd disclosed in an interview with Leisure Weekly that Winfrey, 68, had known as her to supply recommendation on find out how to function a chat present earlier than Shepherd starting her new job earlier this month. Shepherd’s revelation got here shortly earlier than Shepherd started her new place.