A series of sponsored videos circulating widely on Facebook use the name and likeness of Oprah Winfrey

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"Grab Your Fitness-Gummy From Oprah!" says the caption of one Facebook advertisement

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that has been viewed more than 120,000 times since April 27

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Facebook ads link to other websites where you can buy gummies

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One story even says that Oprah launched a "Weight Loss Miracle Gummy" product in partnership with Weight Watchers

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Winfrey's spokesman said no such article and no endorsement, this video promotes a scam

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Videos spreading false claims have been circulating since at least February 2022

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Such videos claim to include footage of Winfrey and other celebrity figures, along with shots of brightly colored gummy bears

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USA TODAY found no evidence that Winfrey sponsors or sells Weight Loss gummy products

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