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Oprah Winfrey hosts a gala of events honoring some of the legendary men and extraordinary women of the civil rights movement, the arts and entertainment who made history and redefined what was possible for us all. 
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Honorees include Ambassador Andrew Young, Berry Gordy, Jr., Rev. C.T. Vivian, Diane Nash, Dick Gregory, Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., Congressman John Lewis, Rev. Joseph Lowery, Juanita Jones Abernathy, Julian Bond, Marian Wright Edelman, Myrlie Evers-Williams, Quincy Jones, Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte. 
Tune in:  Sunday, January 18th – 8:00pm EDT on OWN

Oprah Winfrey (center) with David Oyelowo (left of Winfrey) and Ava DuVernay (right of Winfrey) honor the legends of civil rights at the “Celebrating Selma & The Legends Who Paved The Way” gala last month at the Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, CA. 

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(Seated L-R) Ambassador Andrew Young, Diane Nash, Juanita Jones Abernathy, Joseph Lowery, Myrlie Evers-Williams, Marian Wright Edelman and Rev. C.T. Vivian. 
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(Standing L-R) Congressman John Lewis, Julian Bond, Sidney Poitier, David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVernay, Quincy Jones, Dick Gregory, and Berry Gordy. **Legends not pictured: Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. & Harry Belafonte  Courtesy of Harpo Studios, Inc.
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Inspiring CBS interview of how Oprah and David resurrected the film turning ‘Selma’ it into an Academy Award nominated film
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Oprah and David Oyelowo join CBS This Morning hosts Gayle King, Charlie Rose and Norah O-Donnell to tell how Selma’ came from made it through after it was dead in the water to become an Academy Award nominated film.
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Camille
Camille Mitchell
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