There are a number of celebrities who have called Maui their home and some who continue to live (either some or part of the time) on the island. You may spot one of them, or some of them, all together.
Oprah Winfrey, the $2.8 billion media executive, talk show host and former actress is arguably the most eminent celebrity who calls Maui home at least part of the time. Oprah owns an American-farmhouse style property in Upcountry Maui and an estimated 200 acres of land in the East Maui town of Hāna.
For much of her initial time on Maui, Oprah shied from involvement with the Maui public. However, her public appearances in recent years have marked a shift towards more engagement in Maui’s public affairs.
In July of 2019, Oprah stopped by the Maui Humane Society following a wildfire to check on the animals. She snapped a photo and shared it to her Instagram. According to the shelter,…