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There has been so much anticipation around who would be taken over at Oprah Winfrey’s baby; Harpo Studio. Well it’s official the answer is no other than, Rosie O’Donnell. They did the unvailing of the Harpo Studio sign which now reads, “Harpo Studio, The Rosie Show, Former Home of The Oprah Winfrey Show.”

O’Donnell was all smiles as she called the experience “kinda trippy” and said, “It’s an honor. It’s really overwhelming.” O’Donnell also said that she was “Thrilled” and that “Not a lot of people get a second shot and this is a second shot that’s even bigger than the first shot.”

Rosie O’Donnell will be marking her return to day time TV on OWN this fall. Their hope is produce 130 original one hour episodes for the new talk show. Rosie is a multiple Emmy award-winning television host.

Oprah Winfrey had this to say, “I’m delighted to welcome Rosie to the studio I’ve called home for so many years. Speaking from experience, she will be working with the best team in television in one of the greatest cities in the world.”

Rosie has been known as a successful talk show host for the past 15 years. She received six consecutive Daytime Emmys for being an OutstandingTalk Show Host while she hosted The Rosie O’Donnell Show. O’Donnell also came in as a co-host on The View replacing Meredith Vieira in 2006. She currently has a two hour show on Sirius XM Radio called Rosie Radio.