Oprah Winfrey hired coach to master crying scenes in `The Butler`

Last Updated: Aug 02, 2013, 18:58 PM IST

New York: Oprah Winfrey has revealed that she hired an acting coach to help her cry for her role in film `The Butler` after director Lee Daniels ` suggestion.

The famous TV host said at a panel at Hearst Tower on Wednesday that she had "problems crying," the New York Post reported.

The 59-year-old said that everybody thinks that she is a good and an easy crier.

She revealed that Gayle King, at one point called during the `Oprah` years, and said, `You`re cryin` too damn much. Every day I turn on the TV, you`re cryin` over something.`