Oprah Winfrey and Whoopi Goldberg Settle (Imaginary) Fight
"All these years I thought you were mad at me," Winfrey tells Goldberg at the Color Purple reunion
Of all the celebrity feuds over the years, Oprah Winfrey and Whoopi Goldberg’s may have been the most low-key.
“Whoopi came up to me and she said, ‘Can I just ask you something?’ She said ‘Did I do something to you?’ ” Winfrey recalls during a Color Purple reunion airing Monday on The Oprah Show.
“I said, ‘What are you talking about?’ ” Winfrey, 54, explains. “[Whoopi] says, ‘All these years, you know, we’ve been disconnected and I just want to know, did I do something?’ I said, ‘All these years I thought you were mad at me.’ “
Goldberg, who turns 55 Saturday, hasn’t appeared on Winfrey’s show in nearly 20 years, but doesn’t recall any fight between the two. “It’s crazy,” she replies.
“It’s crazy,” Winfrey agrees. “So I thought, you think I’m mad at you? I thought you were mad at me,” adding, “What was that?”
Goldberg replies, “Who knows?”
Other cast members also attended the reunion, including Danny Glover.