TODAY   |  August 06, 2013

Oprah’s hair-raising magazine cover turns heads

For O Magazine’s September cover, the media mogul donned a nearly four-pound wig she dubbed “wild thing.” TODAY’s Al Roker shares a clip from his interview with Oprah where she discusses her relationship with Lindsey Lohan and her thoughts on turning 60.

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>> thas right. we'll tal about the mieut yesterdai talked to her aut one of the stories that kept her in the headles lately. he decisiono do business with lindsey lohan .

>> all i canay about it i that i believe tha she believes that she is ready to move rward her fe. this series for , i heard a lot of things about me mentoring her or -- i will be involved in the pduction of it and i will offer my advice a counsel to herf she is willing to reive it. i have to say, i a a pson that lived my life in the public e since i was 19ears old, if somebodyad given me $7 milon fo thatob whennew nothing and had no experience, i don't know what wou hav become of me

>> and she said the good thing th held oprah, she was 30 when it happened and b she had a group of people around her who were strumental i helping her ma the right decisions.

>> that picture of her withhe hair on the cover of the magazine was like she had a picture of you sittingn top of her head.

>> she called you wild thing o.

>> looat that.

>> yeah any excuse t get that out.

>> on another note we ao talkedbout an upcomg evt that got her jus a little nervous.

>> janua marks a milestone for you.

>> yes. i'm a little -- you know it's the only age i've evereen that i had to like hiccup about. the 60s. 60.

>> it's the new 30.

>> not the new30, al.

>> no, new 40?

>> 45.

>> what are you going to do?

>> a goingo throw a big bash and celebrate making that mistone. that's wt m goingo and i'moing to try to get an invitation.

>> yeah.

>> surprised you didt alrea get that.

>> 'm trying. i'm working onthat. we have me of our interview with opr and the movie, lee daniels , "the tler" coming up tomorr.