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  • Category: Television
  • Unveiled: 04 Sep 2012
  • Address:
    6260 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 51st
    Monthly Average: 27th
  • 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

In the news

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Variety, 2019-06-11 19:08:57
Ellen DeGeneres’ latest project: She’s reverting to her childhood. In animated show “Little Ellen,” the talk-show host and comedian will be portrayed as a 7-year-old — who is, of course, “hilarious and unpredictable,” according to her company. The project is in development at Ellen Digital Ventures and Warner Bros. Animation. ...

Ellen DeGeneres’ mom regrets not believing her daughter’s sexual-abuse allegation
LA Times Entertainme, 2019-05-31 16:35:00
Ellen DeGeneres’ mother regrets not believing her daughter’s allegations of sexual abuse by her late stepfather. “I know now that one of the hardest things to do is speak up after being sexually abused,” Betty DeGeneres said to NBC News in an exclusive statement Friday, adding that she wished she’d...

Ellen DeGeneres' Mom Regrets Not Listening to Her About Sexual Assault
TMZ, 2019-05-31 12:00:00
Ellen DeGeneres' mom is responding to her daughter speaking out about being sexually assaulted by her stepfather as a teen ... saying she feels great sorrow. As we reported ... Ellen revealed on David Letterman's Netflix show she was molested when…

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