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
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.