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  • Category: Television
  • Unveiled: 04 Sep 2012
  • Address:
    6260 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 60th
    Monthly Average: 44th
  • Notes: Selected for 2013 and was the 2,477th star

Ellen DeGeneres

Next star: Marian Anderson
Previous star: Una Merkel

Biography

Ellen DeGeneres in Los Angeles, California on October 4, 2011

Ellen Lee DeGeneres (/dᵻˈdʒɛnərəs/; born January 26, 1958) is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. Degeneres starred in the popular sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998, and has hosted her syndicated TV talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, since 2003.

Fact file

  • Birth name: Ellen Lee DeGeneres
  • Born: January 26, 1958 (age 58) Metairie, Louisiana, U.S.
  • Medium: Stand-up, television, film, books
  • Alma mater: University of New Orleans (attended)
  • Years active: 1978–present
  • Genres: Observational comedy, satire, surreal humor, anti-humor, deadpan
  • Subject(s): American culture, pop culture, sexuality, current events
  • Influences: Woody Allen, Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, Steve Martin, Bob Newhart
  • Spouse: Portia de Rossi (m. 2008)
  • Partner(s): Anne Heche (1997–2000) Alexandra Hedison (2001–04)
  • Parent(s): Betty DeGeneres Elliott DeGeneres
  • Relative(s): Vance DeGeneres (brother)

Read more about Ellen DeGeneres at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Joely Fisher tells Megyn Kelly about her new book, 'Growing Up Fisher'
MSNBC Entertainment, 2017-11-17 14:44:34
Best known for co-starring with Ellen DeGeneres on her sitcom "Ellen," actress Joely Fisher sits down with Megyn Kelly to talk about "Growing Up Fisher," her memoir of her life as the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Connie Stevens, and half-sister of Carrie Fisher.

Joely Fisher tells Megyn Kelly about her new book, 'Growing Up Fisher'
MSNBC Entertainment, 2017-11-17 14:44:34
Best known for co-starring with Ellen DeGeneres on her sitcom "Ellen," actress Joely Fisher sits down with Megyn Kelly to talk about "Growing Up Fisher," her memoir of her life as the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Connie Stevens, and half-sister of Carrie Fisher.

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