These two Hollywood heavyweights shared a laugh during a commercial break.
Winfrey posed with her former costar who received the Joel Siegel Award during the show.
The Butler stars sat next to one another during the ceremony and shared a few special moments together.
The Gravity star took a pic with Ms. Winfrey after chatting with the TV star for several minutes.
The two ladies hugged and caught up with one another on the red carpet shortly before the awards show.
Oprah hugged the 12 Years a Slave star after seeing her and snapped several shots together throughout the night.
The media mogul had a big night out on Jan. 16. She posed for photos on the red carpet before seeing her friends inside of the show.
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