Entertainment Seal slams Oprah Winfrey after Golden Globes honour: 'You're part of the problem'

05:36  11 january  2018
05:36  11 january  2018 Source:   9The FIX

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Not even a kiss from a rose could heal this unexpected feud.

Seal, 54, took to social media on January 10 to accuse Oprah Winfrey of secretly knowing about Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct over the years.

On Monday, the TV icon, 63, gave a galvanising address as she accepted the Cecil B DeMille Award at the 75th Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. In her speech, Winfrey, who is a survivor of sexual abuse, went after predators, telling the star-studded crowd, "For too long, women have not been heard or believed if they dared to speak their truth to the power to those men, but their time is up. Their time is up!"

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Singer Seal has sensationally slammed Oprah Winfrey in the wake of her celebrated Golden Globes speech, declaring the talk show queen an example of "sanctimonious Hollywood". Winfrey won widespread praise for her rousing speech at the Golden Globes earlier this week

Across Hollywood and on social media, Winfrey was lauded for her candour, with some even voicing hope that she would run for US president in 2020.

However, the former The Voice Australia coach had a decidedly different take.

Seal wearing glasses posing for the camera: <p>Seal and Oprah Winfrey.</p> © Getty Images

Seal and Oprah Winfrey.

Seal shared of a meme featuring Winfrey and Weinstein to his Instagram. The first photo, where Winfrey kisses Weinstein on the cheek, had the caption: "When you’ve been part of the problem for decades."

A second photo beneath it, where Weinstein leans in as Rita Ora sits next to Winfrey, was captioned: "But suddenly they all think you are the solution."

Adding his own caption to the post, Seal ripped into Winfrey. "Oh I forgot, that's right.....you'd heard the rumours but you had no idea he was actually serially assaulting young starry-eyed actresses who in turn had no idea what they were getting into. My bad. #SanctimoniousHollywood."

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January 7, 2018: Oprah Winfrey accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California. “Some have said that night convinced him to run. So if that’s true, I just want to say: Oprah , you will never be president!

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Naturally, Seal's comment section exploded following the post, with many coming to Winfrey's defence.

"Waiting for you to also call out @heidiklum who worked on Weinstein’s show project runway for YEARS. Not here for your selective shade," wrote one person.

"How do you know what she knew? Especially since she was a victim of molestation as a teen....it sounds like you knew and didn’t say anything thing. Have a seat," added another.

Wrote another: "Don’t stoop so low for attention. Be better. Not bitter."

Winfrey has yet to respond.

Oh I forgot, that's right.....you'd heard the rumours but you had no idea he was actually serially assaulting young stary-eyed actresses who in turn had no idea what they were getting into. My bad. #SanctimoniousHollywood

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