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Ellen DeGeneres

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Ellen DeGeneres: American comedian, television host, actress, and producer
Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. She starred in the sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998 and has hosted her syndicated TV talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, since 2003.


Alec Baldwin offers support to Ellen DeGeneres as she fights toxic talk show drama [Video]

Alec Baldwin offers support to Ellen DeGeneres as she fights toxic talk show drama

Alec Baldwin has joined the ranks of the celebrities supporting Ellen DeGeneres as she attempts to bounce back from a potentially career-destroying expose about working conditions on her talk show.

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Ellen DeGeneres staff not happy with season premiere apology [Video]

Ellen DeGeneres staff not happy with season premiere apology

Ellen DeGeneres' apology to her current and former talk show employees has fallen flat as jaded staffers accuse her of using their issues to pump up ratings.

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Ellen DeGeneres publicly addresses misconduct allegations for the first time [Video]

Ellen DeGeneres publicly addresses misconduct allegations for the first time

DeGeneres responded the toxic work culture allegations during the taping of her opening monologue for her show on Monday.

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Ellen DeGeneres Breaks Silence on Toxic Workplace Reports in Talk Show Return  | THR News [Video]

Ellen DeGeneres Breaks Silence on Toxic Workplace Reports in Talk Show Return | THR News

Ellen DeGeneres addressed multiple reports about a "toxic" work culture on her eponymous show when the daytime program returned on Monday.

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Ellen DeGeneres Vows Her Workplace Will Be Toxic No More [Video]

Ellen DeGeneres Vows Her Workplace Will Be Toxic No More

Comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has publicly promised to turn over a new leaf in how her show is run. According to HuffPost, a contrite Degeneres pledged to make a fresh start as she kicked..

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Ellen's Talk Show Sets Return Date [Video]

Ellen's Talk Show Sets Return Date

"The Ellen Show" will return to the airwaves on September 21st, 2020. Tiffany Haddish is set to help DeGeneres kick off the new season. The show will be filmed in-studio on the Warner Bros. lot in Los..

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Ellen DeGeneres plans to talk about TV show drama in Season 18 debut [Video]

Ellen DeGeneres plans to talk about TV show drama in Season 18 debut

Ellen DeGeneres has announced that she will return to her studio and address her namesake show's summer drama on the 21st September.

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Mariah Carey was pressured by Ellen DeGeneres to reveal pregnancy [Video]

Mariah Carey was pressured by Ellen DeGeneres to reveal pregnancy

Mariah Carey has added to the drama surrounding Ellen DeGeneres by revealing that the talk show host tried to drag a pregnancy confirmation out of her after she had suffered a miscarriage.

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Mariah Carey Says Ellen DeGeneres Made Her 'Extremely Uncomfortable' In Interview [Video]

Mariah Carey Says Ellen DeGeneres Made Her 'Extremely Uncomfortable' In Interview

Mariah Carey won’t be joining the long list of celebrities defending Ellen DeGeneres. Huffpost reports that the R&B icon recently reflected on her own brush with DeGeneres years ago. The host..

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Stars including Demi Lovato, Tan France and Ellen DeGeneres are sharing stories, photos and posts in honor of National Coming Out Day on Oct. 11.
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'We need you': Alec Baldwin urges Ellen to 'keep moving forward' after toxic workplace scandal

Alec Baldwin urged Ellen DeGeneres to "keep moving forward" following allegations The Ellen DeGeneres Show" fostered a toxic workplace environment.
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Ellen DeGeneres begins new season taking responsibility for toxic workplace allegations

Ellen DeGeneres began the new season of her talk show by addressing allegations of a toxic work environment. In front of a virtual audience, she apologized to her staff, "I want to say I'm am so sorry..
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In California: A huge backlog of unemployment claims, and Ellen says she's sorry

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Ellen DeGeneres apologizes for allowing a toxic workplace

Ellen DeGeneres returns for a new season of her talk show and is apologizing to staffers who complained of a toxic work environment behind the scenes.
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Here are the top stories for Monday, Sept. 21: Trump expects to make Supreme Court pick in days; Ginsburg honored at NYSE; UN marks 75th anniversary: Ellen DeGeneres apologizes for "toxic work..
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Ellen Degeneres addresses controversy in show's return

"I'm a pretty good actress," said DeGeneres. "But I don't think that I'm that good that I could come out here every day for seventeen years and fool you. "
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'Starting a new chapter': Ellen DeGeneres addresses toxic workplace allegations in first episode back

"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" is back and, yes, she's talking about toxic workplace allegations that exploded over the summer.
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Ellen DeGeneres show sets premiere date. "And, yes, we're gonna talk about it."

"I can't wait to get back to work and back to our studio. And, yes, we're gonna talk about it," DeGeneres said in a statement.
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ShowBiz Minute: Oscars, DeGeneres, Kardashians

Oscars set inclusion standards for best picture category; Ellen DeGeneres vows candor as clouded talk show charts its return; 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' will end in 2021. (Sept. 9)  
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Ellen DeGeneres: Have toxic workplace claims and quarantine struggles caused fans to flee?

Over the past few years, Ellen DeGeneres image as a paragon of kindness has begun to crack. Can fans forgive her after recent toxic workplace claims?
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Top producers leave "Ellen" following allegations

Numerous employees raised allegations of sexual misconduct and a toxic work environment.
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ShowBiz Minute: Jam Master Jay, Ellen, Loughlin

Two men charged in 2002 killing of Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay; Three producers exit DeGeneres' show amid workplace complaints; Feds urge judge to OK prison deals for Loughlin, Giannulli. (Aug. 18)  
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Is Ellen DeGeneres done with her talk show? Why that's not likely, at least not now

Speculation that "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" host would step away from her $50 million a year perch seems unlikely, for now. Here's why.
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Brad Garrett criticizes Ellen DeGeneres' apology, claims others 'were treated horribly' by her

After Ellen DeGeneres' apology following mistreatment allegations on Thursday, "Everybody Loves Raymond" star Brad Garrett criticized her response.
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ShowBiz Minute: Cranston, DeGeneres, MTV

Bryan Cranston recovers from COVID-19, donates plasma; DeGeneres apologizes to show's staff amid workplace inquiry; Gaga, Grande top MTV VMA noms; quarantine categories added. (July 31)  
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'I am sorry': Ellen DeGeneres apologizes to talk show staff after complaints of mistreatment

Ellen DeGeneres apologized to show staff Thursday as a review of complaints of worker mistreatment found deficiencies that will lead to staff changes.
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Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi's home burglarized on July 4, 'high value jewelry' stolen

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff has confirmed that Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi's home in Montecito, California was burglarized on July 4.
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Pharrell, Ellen DeGeneres, Van Jones, more call for Juneteenth to become paid holiday

Pharrell Williams, Ellen DeGeneres, "Black-ish" creator Kenya Barris and CNN's Van Jones are calling for Juneteenth to be a paid holiday in the U.S.
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Ellen DeGeneres, Taylor Swift, more stars celebrate 'historic' Supreme Court LGBTQ ruling

The Supreme Court ruling is a major victory for LGBTQ rights, sending celebrities to social media to voice their support for the milestone moment.
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Nickelodeon charges ahead with 'virtually produced' Kids' Choice Awards

Winners will be announced in about 30 categories Saturday night. Stars appearing remotely include Dwayne Johnson, Ariana Grande and Ellen DeGeneres.
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Who makes the best TV in quarantine? 'American Idol,' Fallon thrive, while 'Ellen,' 'View' struggle

From Zoom-themed 'SNL' episodes to Jimmy Fallon interrupted by his daughters, we evaluate the successes and failures of quarantine-made TV.
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US military medics in NYC, Ellen DeGeneres returns to TV, GM face masks: 5 things to know Monday

US military medical personnel deploy to New York, Ellen DeGeneres and Wendy Williams are returning to TV and more news you need to know Monday.
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Michelle Obama shares her family's quarantine routine: Online college, conference calls and Netflix

Even the Obamas are figuring out ways to keep busy and co-habitate amid the coronavirus quarantine, as Michelle Obama told Ellen DeGeneres.
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'Judge Judy' will end after upcoming 25th season, star Judy Sheindlin announces new show

Judy Sheindlin, the star of reality court show "Judge Judy," announced to Ellen DeGeneres that the show's upcoming 25th season will be its last.
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus jokes that Trump's 'Kansas' tweet would have been great 'Veep' material

Julia Louis-Dreyfus was on "Ellen" to promote her new movie "Downhill" but also talked about that Trump Super Bowl tweet and beating cancer.
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Michelle Obama wishes Ellen DeGeneres happy birthday with a playful burn

Michelle Obama sends Ellen DeGeneres a surprise birthday message in honor of the talk show host's turning 62 on Sunday.
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Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Fallon choke up while paying tribute to Kobe Bryant

Late night hosts are paying tribute to Kobe Bryant, including Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel, who all choked up remembering the star.
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Ellen DeGeneres launches Australia GoFundMe with $5 million goal; other celebs join effort

Ellen DeGeneres is raising donations amid devastating Australian wildfires. Bethenny Frankel is sending firefighters and equipment to the ravaged country.
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'The Masked Dancer,' Fox's 'Masked Singer' spinoff, is in the works with Ellen DeGeneres

If you liked anonymous singing celebrities on "Masked Singer," just wait until you see them dance on "The Masked Dancer," inspired by Ellen Degeneres.
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Golden Globes 2020: Kate McKinnon nails what it feels like to see yourself represented onscreen

When Kate McKinnon got up to present an award to Ellen DeGeneres at the Golden Globes, I didn't expect to get choked up, but I did. Here's why.
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Ellen DeGeneres makes offer to Blake Shelton: Propose to Gwen Stefani on her show

Blake Shelton has said he and Gwen Stefani are taking their relationship nice and slow. But Ellen DeGeneres is reminding him "time is ticking."
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Kevin Hart says he's '65 to 75%' back to normal after his major car crash injuries

Ellen DeGeneres gave Kevin Hart a hug while taping 'Ellen.' Then she worried it might have hurt the comedian, still recovering from a car crash.
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Sheryl Crow tells Stevie Nicks, Ellen DeGeneres about her decision not to make albums anymore

Sheryl Crow has said -- again -- she's done making albums after "Threads," though she'll still make music. Here's Stevie Nicks' response.
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'Everybody deserves love': Ellen surprises gay couple whose parents won't attend their wedding

After their stunning Eiffel Tower engagement photos went viral, Ellen DeGeneres surprised fiancées Kate Austin and Sarah Sulsenti on her talk show.
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Ellen DeGeneres, Sandra Bullock go after 'celebrity endorsement theft industry' in lawsuit

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"Queer Eye" star Karamo Brown doubled down on his defense Sean Spicer, and compared the backlash he received to what Ellen DeGeneres has experienced.
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Jason Momoa's scary-good Elvis chats with Ellen DeGeneres' Cardi E on Halloween show

The costume Jason Momoa wore on the Halloween episode of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" may move people to say, 'Thank you, thank you very much."
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CNN slammed for asking about Ellen, but not climate change, at Democratic debate

Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro said the failure to ask more substantive questions was "journalistic malpractice."
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'SNL' skewers LGBTQ town hall, Ellen DeGeneres with Billy Porter, Lin-Manuel Miranda cameos

CNN's LGBTQ town hall was prime fodder for laughs and cameo appearances from Billy Porter, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Woody Harrelson on "SNL."
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Ellen DeGeneres-George W. Bush friendship isn't as simple as 'be kind to everyone' seems

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Mark Ruffalo, more slam Ellen DeGeneres’ support of George W. Bush: He's 'a war criminal'

Some celebrities are upset about Ellen DeGeneres' defense of George W. Bush following their outing at a football game on Sunday.
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Fox News' Neil Cavuto praises Don Lemon, Chris Cuomo after Ellen DeGeneres defends Bush friendship

Fox News' Neil Cavuto wholeheartedly agrees with Ellen DeGeneres' sentiment that "We’re all different" and "we've forgotten that that’s OK."
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White House sends letter to House Speaker Pelosi; Ellen DeGeneres on friendship with George W. Bush
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Ellen DeGeneres defends friendship with George Bush

President George Bush and Ellen DeGeneres were seen at the Dallas Cowboys game against the Green Bay Packers, causing backlash from fans. Ellen defended the friendship by preaching the value of..
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Simone Biles makes history. Again.

George Bush owes Ellen DeGeneres nacho money, and Simone Biles is the GOAT. It's Tuesday's news.
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Ellen DeGeneres' witty reply to George Bush photo and 5 more times she's hit back at critics

Though Ellen DeGeneres typically avoids conflict, she has spoken out following backlash and false reporting.
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'Be kind': Ellen DeGeneres says backlash for sitting with George W. Bush is out of bounds

Ellen DeGeneres is leveling the playing field after eagle-eyed fans spotted her with former President George W. Bush during an NFL game Sunday.
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Ellen reveals she dated one of Brad Pitt's exes: We 'have similar taste in women'

Ellen DeGeneres and Brad Pitt have both dated the same woman in the past. The talk show host revealed she's dated one of his exes on Friday's show.
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