Los Angeles – The all-new season of the Emmy Award-winning daytime series “Super Soul Sunday,” designed to help viewers awaken to their best selves and discover a deeper connection to the world around them, premieres with legendary actress Shirley MacLaine on Sunday, March 23 at 11 a.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Immediately following is the premiere of the 10-part series, “Oprah & Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth,” which debutsSunday, March 23 at 12 p.m. ET/PT on OWN.
The new season of “Super Soul Sunday” features Academy Award-winning actress and spiritual seeker Shirley MacLaine; media mogul and founder of The Huffington Post Arianna Huffington; spiritual teacher and bestselling author of “The Seat of the Soul” Gary Zukav; Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 author and bestselling author of “The Secret Life of Bees” Sue Monk Kidd; bestselling author and Omega institute co-founder Elizabeth Lesser; award-winning time-lapse filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg; Harvard researcher and bestselling author of “Happiness Advantage” Shawn Achor; television writer and relationship author Tracy McMillan; and spiritual teacher and author of “Falling Into Grace” Adyashanti.
“Oprah & Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth” is based on Oprah’s groundbreaking and wildly successful 2008 web series on Eckhart’s New York Times bestselling book “A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose.” In this 10-part series, Oprah and Eckhart take viewers on a chapter-by-chapter journey through Eckhart’s seminal work. These thought-provoking discussions, framed with brand-new content, will teach viewers how to focus and become more aware and present, and to begin to understand the motivations of the ego.