LOS ANGELES (AP) – Oprah Winfrey’s moving speech at the Golden Globes has some fans and fellow celebrities calling for her presidential run.
The actress accepted the Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement award at Sunday’s ceremony, and it didn’t take long for Twitter to start lighting up with the hashtag #Oprah2020.READ MORE: Little Elm High School Students, Parents Asked To Attend Listening Session Following Protests About Sexual Assault Allegation
Comedian Sarah Silverman tweeted “Oprah/Michelle 2020.” Leslie Odom Jr., who played Aaron Burr in the Broadway musical “Hamilton,” tweeted, “She’s running. A new day is on the way.”
Winfrey brought the typically rowdy crowd to silence and tears with her speech.READ MORE: Tanker Truck Full Of Fuel Hangs Over Bridge After Collision At Loop 12, Shady Grove
She spoke of seeing Sidney Poitier win an Academy Award when she was a girl, and weaved it into the #MeToo movement.
She says “speaking your truth is the most powerful tool you all have.”MORE NEWS: In Shadow Of Texas Gas Drilling Sites, Health Fears Escalate
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