oprahchristianshow.jpgPrepare for a rush on the red soled shoes in Middle America as Christian Louboutin is set to make an appearance on the Oprah Winfrey show on the 18th. Louboutin will appear as part of the show's "Face Behind a Name" segment and the episode will also feature a short piece following the French shoe designer around Paris.

Louboutin opened his first store in 1992, before that he attended various design schools and worked for fellow French shoe designer Roger Vivier.