Whoopi Goldberg is an award-winning comedian, actress and human rights advocate, also known for her work in television and recordings. She is one of the few entertainers who have achieved EGOT status, holding an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony. In the early 1990s, Whoopi Goldberg became the queen of entertainment and a stand up and big screen legend. Her work ranged from dramatic leading roles to controversial comedic performances. She has achieved amazing success in every area of the entertainment world, and has appeared in more than 150 film and television productions. As an African-American woman in the Hollywood film industry, her work is groundbreaking. However, she has had to learn to bounce back from difficult situations, failures and defeats, all on her own. From the streets of New York to the stage of Broadway and the Hollywood Walk of Fame, this is Whoopi Goldberg’s journey.