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Oprah most popular TV personality

American chat show legend Oprah Winfrey has reclaimed the title of being the most popular celebrity on television in a new poll. Winfrey's show is aired in 145 countries across the world.

entertainment Updated: Jan 26, 2010 16:23 IST

Oprah Winfrey

American chat show legend Oprah Winfrey has reclaimed the title of being the most popular celebrity on television in a new poll. Winfrey's self-titled show is aired in 145 countries across the world besides being one of the TV industry's biggest money-spinners and the top-rated US daytime talk show for close to two decades.



The 55-year-old chat queen, edged past

Fox News Channel's

commentator Glenn Beck in the survey headed by Harris Poll,

New York Post

reported. The third place was taken by Jay Leno, who will soon return as host of

The Tonight Show

replacing Conan O'Brien, while TV host Ellen DeGeneres finished fourth, tying with actor Hugh Laurie of

House

.



Winfrey is all set to bring the curtains down on her iconic daytime talk show

The Oprah Winfrey Show

in 2011, ending its 25-years run on air.