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Ellen Degeneres

 
Bio:
DeGeneres' career began as an emcee at a local comedy club in her hometown of New Orleans. Her acting career in television included roles in several successful sitcoms before being offered a part in "These Friends of Mine" by ABC. Following the first season, the show was renamed "Ellen." Running ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
DeGeneres' career began as an emcee at a local comedy club in her hometown of New Orleans. Her acting career in television included roles in several successful sitcoms before being offered a part in "These Friends of Mine" by ABC. Following the first season, the show was renamed "Ellen." Running ... (read complete bio)
 

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Ellen DeGeneres is adorable blue tang fish Dory. Photo

Ellen DeGeneres is adorable blue tang fish Dory.

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DORY (voice of Ellen DeGeneres)

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Craig Zadan & Neil Meron with 86th Oscars host Ellen Degeneres Photo

Craig Zadan & Neil Meron with 86th Oscars host Ellen Degeneres

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ONE BIG HAPPY -- Pictured: Bob Greenblatt; Chairman, NBC Entertainment; Ellen DeGeneres; Executive Producer, Jennifer Salke; President, NBC Entertainment.

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THE 64TH PRIMETIME EMMY(r) AWARDS - The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards broadcasts live from 8:00-11:00 p.m., ET/5:00-8:00 p.m., PT., Sunday, September 23, 2012 exclusively on ABC. (ABC/TODD WAWRYCHUK)BRUCE ROSENBLUM, ELLEN DEGENERES

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Ellen Degeneres Biography

DeGeneres' career began as an emcee at a local comedy club in her hometown of New Orleans. Her acting career in television included roles in several successful sitcoms before being offered a part in "These Friends of Mine" by ABC. Following the first season, the show was renamed "Ellen." Running from 1994 to 1998, the show garnered record ratings with DeGeneres receiving multiple Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy nominations. In 1997, DeGeneres was the recipient of the coveted Peabody Award and earned a Primetime Emmy Award for writing the critically acclaimed "Puppy Episode" where her character came out as a gay woman to a record 46 million viewers.


She has made a home for herself in daytime with her hit Syndicated talk show, "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," and recently announced the show's renewal through the 2021-2022 season. Currently, in its seventeenth season, the show has earned a total of 63 Daytime Emmy¬ģ Awards, including 11 for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show crowning it the record holder in this category. In addition, DeGeneres has won 12 Teen Choice Awards, and she is a 21-time PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS winner, making her the most decorated individual in the 44-year history of the franchise. Most recently, DeGeneres won her fourth Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Host for "Ellen's Game of Games."

In November 2016, DeGeneres was honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom presented by President Obama. The prestigious award is the nation's highest civilian honor and was bestowed on DeGeneres for her extraordinary contributions to notable change and progress in the United States. She was also presented with the 15th Annual MARK TWAIN PRIZE FOR AMERICAN HUMOR by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in October 2012.




Ellen Degeneres News

K-Pop Group Seventeen Drop Highlight Medley for 4th Studio Album 'Face the Sun' Photo K-Pop Group Seventeen Drop Highlight Medley for 4th Studio Album 'Face the Sun'
by Michael Major - May 23, 2022

The highlight medley opens with ‚ÄúDarl+ing,‚ÄĚ the band‚Äôs first-ever English song in advance. It soon segues into a highlight from the lead single ‚ÄúHOT,‚ÄĚ a hip-hop based track. The medley also features ‚ÄúDON QUIXOTE,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúMarch,‚ÄĚ the pop sounds of ‚ÄúDomino,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúShadow,‚ÄĚ the mellow vocals of ‚Äú‚Äėbout you,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúIF you leave me,‚ÄĚ before closing to ‚ÄúAsh.‚Ä̬†

Jake Wesley Rogers Shares 'Lavender Forever' (Purple Crush Legendary Remix) Photo Jake Wesley Rogers Shares 'Lavender Forever' (Purple Crush Legendary Remix)
by Michael Major - May 20, 2022

Gearing up for a massive summer on the dancefloor, breakout pop artist Jake Wesley Rogers shares ‚ÄúLavender Forever‚ÄĚ [Purple Crush Legendary Remix] today via Facet Records/Warner Records. For this high energy version, electropop duo Purple Crush boosted the tempo and reassembled the vocals into an ecstatic electronic bop.

Kym Douglas And Joshua Kapelman to Be Awarded City Of Hope's Spirit Of Life Award Photo Kym Douglas And Joshua Kapelman to Be Awarded City Of Hope's Spirit Of Life Award
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022

The East End Chapter/Jeanne Kaye League of New York City announced today that they will honor lifestyle expert, author and actress Kym Douglas and Hilldun Corporation's Executive Vice President and Managing Director Joshua Kapelman with City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award at their upcoming cocktail celebration on June 13, 2022.

Trouble No More Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Allman Brothers Album 'Eat A Peach Photo Trouble No More Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Allman Brothers Album 'Eat A Peach' at NJPAC in November
by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Allman Brothers Band's iconic Eat a Peach double album, the highly praised tribute band, Trouble No More will perform at New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Thursday, November 3, at 7PM.

BLUE MAN GROUP to Return to the Arsht Center This Summer Photo BLUE MAN GROUP to Return to the Arsht Center This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

 More than 35 million people around the world have experienced BLUE MAN GROUP and now the smash hit phenomenon returns to the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County for a limited engagement this summer beginning June 29 through July 3, 2022.

K-Pop Group Seventeen Announce World Tour 'Be the Sun' Photo K-Pop Group Seventeen Announce World Tour 'Be the Sun'
by Michael Major - May 17, 2022

The K-pop stage-breakers announced their world tour ‚ÄėBE THE SUN‚Äô today on their official social media channels. While revealing North American tour dates, the announcement hinted at more shows to be added to the list, including cities in Asia and a Japan Dome Tour through November to December.

State Theatre New Jersey Presents Blue Man Group On Tour This Month Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents Blue Man Group On Tour This Month
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2022

The newly renovated State Theatre New Jersey presents the smash hit phenomenon, BLUE MAN GROUP ON TOUR for three performances on Tuesday, May 24 at 8pm; Wednesday, May 25 at 8pm; and Thursday, May 26 at 8pm. Tickets range from $40-$98.  

Cast Announced for INTERSTATE Presented by East West Players Photo Cast Announced for INTERSTATE Presented by East West Players
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

East West Players has announced casting for the rolling world premiere of INTERSTATE, an Asian-American pop-rock poetry musical that follows Dash, a transgender spoken word performer who becomes internet-famous along with his best friend Adrian, a lesbian singer-songwriter.

2022 Daytime Emmy Nominations Announced Photo 2022 Daytime Emmy Nominations Announced
by Michael Major - May 5, 2022

Beyond Salem, The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital, the Young and the Restless, Family Feud, Jeopardy!, Let's Make a Deal, the Price is Right, Wheel of Fortune, Red Table Talk, Tamron Hall, the Kelly Clarkson Show, the Drew Barrymore Show, Today Show with Hoda & Jenna, Dr. Phil, Entertainment Tonight, and more.

NO GOOD DEED From Creator Liz Feldman Gets Netflix Series Order Photo NO GOOD DEED From Creator Liz Feldman Gets Netflix Series Order
by Michael Major - May 3, 2022

No Good Deed is a half hour, dark comedy that follows three different families vying to buy the same 1920s Spanish style villa that they think will solve their problems. But as the sellers have discovered, sometimes the home of your dreams can be a nightmare. Liz Feldman created the comedy series and will also serve as an executive producer.

Ellen Degeneres Videos

VIDEO: Cher Sings 'Thank You For Being a Friend' in Betty White Tribute Special VideoVIDEO: Cher Sings 'Thank You For Being a Friend' in Betty White Tribute Special
by Michael Major - Jan 31, 2022

Ahead of tonight's Betty White tribute special, NBC has shared a first look at Cher singing 'Thank You For Being a Friend,' the theme song from the Golden Girls. The special will also feature President Joe Biden, Drew Barrymore, Bryan Cranston, Ted Danson, Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Ana Gasteyer, Goldie Hawn, and more.

VIDEO: Andrew Garfield Discusses TICK, TICK...BOOM! Golden Globe Win on ELLEN VideoVIDEO: Andrew Garfield Discusses TICK, TICK...BOOM! Golden Globe Win on ELLEN
by Michael Major - Jan 25, 2022

Andrew Garfield sat down with Ellen DeGeneres today to discuss his recent Golden Globe win for his role as Jonathan Larson in Lin-Manuel Miranda's film adaption of tick, tick...BOOM! Garfield also detailed when he found out about his Golden Globe win, revealing that he was on the phone with Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Mike Myers & Dana Carvey Broke an SNL Curse with WAYNE'S WORLD VideoVIDEO: Mike Myers & Dana Carvey Broke an SNL Curse with WAYNE'S WORLD
by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2021

Mike Myers and Dana Carvey talk about how they met, how their iconic SNL sketch Wayne’s World came about and a rally they attended hosted by Ellen DeGeneres.

VIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Says He's Quarantining After COVID-19 Exposure on ELLEN VideoVIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Says He's Quarantining After COVID-19 Exposure on ELLEN
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2020

Tony-winning actor and singer Leslie Odom Jr. tells Hoda and Jenna that he is quarantining after being the last in-studio guest Ellen DeGeneres had on her namesake show before she tested positive for COVID-19.

VIDEO: Josh Kelley Releases Powerful 'Hold Me My Lord' Video VideoVIDEO: Josh Kelley Releases Powerful 'Hold Me My Lord' Video
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2020

The central line running through Josh Kelley’s upcoming album, My Baby & The Band, set for Nov. 13 release, is his family.

VIDEO: Gus Dapperton Shares Video For 'First Aid' VideoVIDEO: Gus Dapperton Shares Video For 'First Aid'
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2020

Last month Gus Dapperton released his sophomore album Orca, consisting of 10 songs written and produced by Dapperton with mixing by Spike Stent.

VIDEO: SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE References ELLEN Controversy in DREW BARRYMORE SHOW Sketch VideoVIDEO: SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE References ELLEN Controversy in DREW BARRYMORE SHOW Sketch
by Stage Tube - Oct 4, 2020

Last night, the show did a spoof of The Drew Barrymore Show, and referenced the controversy surrounding The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

VIDEO: Ellen Addresses Misconduct Claims in Season 18 Opener Monologue VideoVIDEO: Ellen Addresses Misconduct Claims in Season 18 Opener Monologue
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2020

At the start of her new season, Ellen discussed the changes at the show.

VIDEO: Watch Christina Bianco Take on Hollywood Classics as Julie Andrews, Patti LuPo VideoVIDEO: Watch Christina Bianco Take on Hollywood Classics as Julie Andrews, Patti LuPone & More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2020

What happens when Patti LuPone meets Lady Gaga? Watch as your favorite Broadway stars put their stamp on songs from the movie musicals you haven't seen on stage yet! Christina Bianco sings as Bernadette Peters, Patti LuPone, Idina Menzel, Alice Ripley, Bebe Neuwirth, Bette Midler, Christine Baranski, Kristin Chenoweth, Julie Andrews & Liza Minnelli.

VIDEO: Taylor Swift, Kesha, Hayley Kiyoko, Demi Lovato, Katy Perry, and More on Pride VideoVIDEO: Taylor Swift, Kesha, Hayley Kiyoko, Demi Lovato, Katy Perry, and More on Pride Live's STONEWALL DAY
by Stage Tube - Jun 27, 2020

Stonewall Day featured appearances by President Barack Obama, Taylor Swift, Ellen DeGeneres, Cynthia Erivo, Kesha, Hayley Kiyoko, Demi Lovato, Katy Perry, Christian Siriano, George Takei and many others, presented in partnership with WarnerMedia, Nasdaq, Logo and Pride Media.