Oprah Winfrey falls on stage at wellness tour while talking about 'balance'

Oprah Winfrey. (Photo:Getty Images/Gallo Images)
Oprah Winfrey. (Photo:Getty Images/Gallo Images)

Imagine trying to encourage someone to do something, but the opposite happens. This is exactly what happened to talk show host Oprah Winfrey during her motivational talk in Los Angeles over the weekend.

According to People, the 66-year-old stumbled and fell to the floor just as she was telling the crowd about living a balanced life during her Oprah’s 2020 Vision: Your Life in Focus tour. Her long-time partner, Stedman Graham then rushed on stage to help her up.

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In a short clip shared on Twitter, she can be heard saying "wrong shoes" shortly after the fall and the crowd can be heard gasping.

But it seems that the talk show host was not too bothered by the situation as she took to Instagram on Sunday to joke about how she was now a meme.

"Thank you to the astoundingly age-defiant Jennifer Lopez who came to the show in this yellow stunner and gave new meaning to the word 50. LA: You were lit! In spite of my fall (which now becomes a meme), you brought me UP with your energy. Now I’m headed home to ice my knee and ankle ?? @ww.now," she captioned an IG TV video with JLo.


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