Ellen DeGeneres Loses 1 Million Viewers After Apologies For Toxic Workplace

The Ellen DeGeneres Show, a sturdy daytime hit, has had a steep ratings decline since the host addressed accusations by former staff members that led to firings and an internal investigation.

Ellen DeGeneres Inks Deal With Discovery For Natural History Content

‘Ellen’ Delays Return Amid COVID Spike

The Ellen DeGeneres Show has extended its hiatus in compliance with the recommendation from Calif. Governor Gavin Newsom that Hollywood studios put a pause on filming amid the ongoing COVID-19 surge in the state. Producers informed staff on Thursday that the show will delay its return to production by a week, rather than resuming with new episodes Jan. 4 as originally planned. Employees will be paid and will continue to work from home.

Ellen DeGeneres Says She Tested Positive for COVID-19

Daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres revealed Thursday she tested positive for COVID-19. She said on Instagram she is “feeling fine” but will be following the CDC-approved guidelines and will see her audience “after the holidays.”

Ellen DeGeneres Makes On-Air Apology

The Ellen DeGeneres Show started its 18th season in Los Angeles with the host on stage for the first time in months after taping from DeGeneres’s home during quarantine. There wasn’t a studio audience but a virtual one, with faces beamed in on monitors put in the audience seats. She addressed allegations of a toxic work environment, apologizing for things “that never should have happened.”

Has Ellen DeGeneres Lost Her Fanbase For Good?

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?

THE PRICE POINT

The Price Point | Will Ellen Survive? Bet On It

There’s little chance that either Ellen DeGeneres or Warner Bros. will walk away from a staple of daytime TV that has flourished for almost two decades. Look for a carefully-orchestrated mea culpa and a triumphant return — she’s too good an actress for any other outcome.

The Downward Spiral Of Ellen DeGeneres’s Public Persona: A Complete Guide

Last week, a pair of BuzzFeed articles alleged a toxic work environment on her daily talk show, as well as allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct by producers. Warner Bros. launched an internal investigation. If you’re curious about how things got to this point, here’s a guide to how DeGeneres’s public persona went from the “new Queen of Nice” to even fellow celebrities calling her out for treating people “horribly.”

Ex-Employees Blast Toxic Culture At ‘Ellen’

Ellen DeGeneres has built her worldwide, multimillion-dollar brand on the motto “be kind,” with lavish giveaways and acts of charity. But behind the scenes, current and former employees on her leading daytime show say they faced racism, fear and intimidation.

DeGeneres, Williams Restart Daytime Shows

Ellen DeGeneres and Wendy Williams are resuming production on their daytime shows after taking some time off during the novel coronavirus pandemic. Both hosts will return to air on April 6, recording shows from their homes.

NBC Reups ‘Ellen’s Game Of Games’

NBC will continue its relationship with Ellen DeGeneres: The network has renewed her unscripted show Ellen’s Game of Games for a fourth season. DeGeneres announced the pickup Tuesday on her daytime talk show during a round of “Danger Word,” one of the contests she features on Game of Games.

Fox Adding ‘Masked Dancer’ To ‘Masked Singer’

Fox said Tuesday that it is joining with Ellen DeGeneres to produce The Masked Dancer, a celebrity competition show based on The Masked Singer and a segment that DeGeneres originated on her talk show.

Ellen DeGeneres To Receive Carol Burnett Award

Stand-up comedian, award-winning talk show host and humanitarian Ellen DeGeneres is set to be honored with the second Carol Burnett Award at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards which will take place on January 5, 2020. The Carol Burnett Award is presented to someone who has made outstanding contributions to the television medium on and/or off the screen.

Ellen DeGeneres Sets 4 Series At HBO Max

The WarnerMedia streaming platform has greenlit three series from the comedian — the unscripted shows Ellen’s Home Design Challenge and First Dates Hotel and the animated kids’ series Little Ellen — and is developing a fourth, a docuseries titled Finding Einstein.

Ellen DeGeneres Reveals Neck Injury

Ellen DeGeneres, ‘Come From Away’ Duo Developing CW Series

Walmart’s Deal With Ellen DeGeneres Shows How Much America Has Changed

David Letterman: I Stayed On Network TV For Too Long

NEW YORK (AP) — David Letterman says he stuck around on network television about 10 years too long. He made that admission during an appearance Thursday on Ellen DeGeneres’ talk show. Letterman quit in 2015 after 33 years as a late-night host on CBS and NBC, and is beginning his second season on his more […]

Sarah Michelle Gellar To Star In Thriller ‘Sometimes I Lie’ From Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres Faces Backlash After Defending Kevin Hart During Interview

DeGeneres Mulling Quiting Her Talk Show

As she prepares to release her first comedy special in 15 years, DeGeneres is considering a much bigger change, retiring from the long-running hit syndicated show that bears her name. She’s been receiving conflicting advice from her wife, the actress Portia de Rossi, and from her older brother, Vance DeGeneres, a comedian, and has changed her mind more than once.

‘Ellen,’ Spotify In Cross-Promotion Deal

Ellen DeGeneres has a new place to spin her favorite tunes: The talk-show host/comedian struck a content and promotion deal with Spotify, under which The Ellen DeGeneres Show and the music-streaming service partnership will promote each other.

DeGeneres Donates $100,000 To LAFD Foundation

‘Ellen’ Sets 3-Year High With Michelle Obama

Ellen DeGeneres kicked off her two-hour 60th birthday celebration on The Ellen DeGeneres Show with its highest rated episode in nearly 3 years (3.4 household rating). The birthday bash also ranked No. 1 in its time period among adults and women 25-54 in the top three markets — New York (1.6/13 adults 25-54 rating/share), Los Angeles (1.4/12) and Chicago (1.2/10).

NBC Renews ‘Ellen’s Game’ For Season 2

Following Ellen’s Game of Games’ strong ratings in its regular slot debut, the breakout new alternative series hosted and executive produced by Ellen DeGeneres has been picked up by NBC for a 13-episode second season.

Talking Money: World’s Highest Paid TV Hosts

Combined, the world’s 10 highest-paid TV show hosts earned $462.5 million between June 1, 2016, and June 1, 2017, before management fees and taxes. Dr. Phil McGraw, Ellen DeGeneres And Ryan Seacrest lead the pack. 

Ellen Criticized For Katy Perry Tweet

The Ellen DeGeneres Show host came under fire after wishing Roar singer Katy Perry a happy birthday — by tweeting a photo of herself staring at Perry’s breasts.

DeGeneres Lands Netflix Stand Up Special

Ellen DeGeneres will appear in a brand new stand up special for Netflix. The daytime host made the announcement on Twitter Wednesday morning.

Ellen, Harvey Among Daytime Emmy Winners

Others included General Hospital, honored as best daytime drama, with top acting awards going to Scott Clifton for The Bold and the Beautiful and Gina Tognoni for The Young and the Restless.

DeGeneres To Mark 20 Years Since ‘Puppy’ Ep.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show has set a special tribute to its host’s most important episode of television. The syndicated talk show will dedicate its entire April 28 hourlong episode with a special star-studded tribute to the April 30, 1997, “The Puppy Episode” of her former ABC sitcom Ellen during which DeGeneres’ character came out as gay and aired in tandem with the comedian-turned-actor-turned-host’s personal declaration on the cover of Time magazine.

Ellen DeGeneres to Host NBC Game Show

NBC is turning to Ellen DeGeneres and her syndicated daytime talk show for its latest game show. The network has handed out a six-episode series order to Ellen’s Game of Games, an hourlong game show based on popular games from The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

Judge Tosses ‘Ellen’ Lawsuit Over ‘Titi’ Joke

ABC Picks Up Pilots From DeGeneres, Kaplan

Ellen Takes Home 3 People’s Choice Awards

The three new trophies make Ellen DeGeneres the winningest entertainer in the show’s history.

Obama Awards Medals To Ellen DeGeneres, Others

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor to 21 groundbreaking actors, musicians, athletes and innovators who inspired him over the years and “helped make me who I am.” “Everybody on this stage has touched me in a very powerful, personal way, in ways that they probably couldn’t imagine,” Obama said […]

TV Names Among Presidential Medal Winners

President Barack Obama today unveiled 21 recipients for the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. Among them are Ellen DeGeneres, Lorne Michaels and former FCC Chairman Newton Minow

Dr. Phil Tops Ellen As Highest Paid TV Host

A multi-million dollar paycheck — that’s just what the doctor ordered. Daytime TV’s straight-talking Southerner is this year’s highest-paid host, banking $88 million pretax in Forbes’ 12-month scoring period, ahead of second-ranked Ellen DeGeneres ($75 million) and American Idol’s Ryan Seacrest (No. 3, $55 million).

Ellen DeGeneres Bolt Tweet Criticized As Racist

NEWFRONTS 2016

Ellen DeGeneres Launching Digital Network

Ellen DeGeneres will launch a new digital network with an initial production slate of six original shows, it was announced Wednesday at the 2016 Digital Content NewFronts. The Ellen Digital Network will curate all aspects of the Ellen brand combined with original programming and user-generated content.

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