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Ellen Lee DeGeneres is known as an American comedian, television personality and also as an actress. She was born in United States, in state of Louisiana – Metairie on January 26, 1958. When Ellen was thirteen years old her parents divorced and she with her mother went to Texas. Ellen attended Atlanta High School and after graduation she joined University of New Orleans. At that time Ellen DeGeneres had to take various jobs. She was working in restaurant as a waitress and bartender, in supermarket as salesgirl and also she had some clerical work and had to paint houses. In odd moments she could moonlight at clubs of comedy in New Orleans.

Ellen DeGeneres Net Worth $250 Million

When Ellen DeGeneres was about 20 years old she was able to start her professional career. She was having tours all over the country and it didn’t took long as she visited all of the States as a professional. America’s channel – Showtime gave a name to Ellen as America’s Funniest Person in 1982. Taking parts in the movies and television mostly was given because of performances in The Tonight Show. Situation comedy named “Ellen” appeared in 1994, and there Ellen had her role. This show was on ABC, had five seasons and it was created 109 episodes total. In February of 1997 this shows ratings rise to the top, because at that moment Ellen’s personage turned out to be homosexual. After brief period of time when this episode was showed Ellen DeGeneres in the show of Oprah Winfrey represented herself as a lesbian.

Next step in Ellen DeGeneres career was creation of daytime show named “Ellen DeGeneres Show”. It was released in September 2003. This talk show got very high ratings only after a several episodes, in which participated Rita Rudner and Sharon Osbourne. “Ellen DeGeneres Show” was very successful and after premier season this daytime talk show got an award as the Best Talk Show and also got nomination over eleven Emmy Daytime Awards. This show has been already transmitted for more than 10 years and still it’s very popular. Nowadays it is acknowledged to be best watchable talk show on television of daytime. The show has about four millions spectators daily. It has to be mentioned that “Ellen DeGeneres Show” has eleven seasons and includes 1800 and above episodes. Also it earned 33 Daytime Emmys.

Ellen DeGeneres was working instead of Paula Abdul as a judge in a popular show of reality American Idol, but only in ninth season. It has to be said that through all of the time Ellen got 79 Academy awards, Saturn award and also Prime Time Emmys.

Since 2004 Ellen started relationship with famous actress Portia De Rossi. When sex marriage between the same gender was legalized in California Ellen and Portia get married in 2008. They get married in Ellen’s estate, which is worth $30 million.

The main source of Ellen’s net worth, which reaches $250 million, is her talk show. She gets $65 million salary yearly, although she makes $85 million totally through year.


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Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Couple Time TV Movie executive producer completed
Jekyll producer announced
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2003-2016 TV Series executive producer - 1,994 episodes
Little Big Shots 2016 TV Series executive producer - 9 episodes
Ellen's Design Challenge 2015-2016 TV Series executive producer - 15 episodes
Going There with Ana Gasteyer 2015 TV Series documentary executive producer - 4 episodes
One Big Happy 2015 TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
Repeat After Me 2015 TV Series executive producer - 8 episodes
Kevin Nealon's Laugh Lessons 2014 TV Series executive producer
Bethenny 2013 TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
The Smart One 2012 TV Movie executive producer
In the Dog House 2005 Short executive producer
Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now 2003 TV Special documentary executive producer
The Ellen Show 2001-2002 TV Series executive producer - 18 episodes
Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning 2000 TV Movie documentary executive producer
If These Walls Could Talk 2 2000 TV Movie executive producer
Ellen TV Series co-executive producer - 21 episodes, 1997 - 1998 producer - 19 episodes, 1996 - 1997

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show TV Series creator - 1,994 episodes, 2003 - 2016 writer - 8 episodes, 2006 - 2010
The 86th Annual Academy Awards 2014 TV Special special material written by
Ellen's Bigger, Longer & Wider Show 2009 TV Movie
The 79th Annual Academy Awards 2007 TV Special special material
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2005 TV Special
My Short Film 2005 Short
Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now 2003 TV Special documentary
The 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2001 TV Special
Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning 2000 TV Movie documentary
Ellen 1997 TV Series story - 2 episodes
The 39th Annual Grammy Awards 1997 TV Special
The 38th Annual Grammy Awards 1996 TV Special
The 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1994 TV Special
One Night Stand 1992 TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Young Comedians All-Star Reunion 1986 TV Special uncredited

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Finding Dory 2016 Dory (voice)
The Simpsons 2010 TV Series Ellen DeGeneres
Joey 2005 TV Series Ellen DeGeneres
My Short Film 2005 Short Ellen
Six Feet Under 2004 TV Series Ellen DeGeneres
The Bernie Mac Show 2004 TV Series Ellen DeGeneres
Finding Nemo 2003 Dory (voice)
Finding Nemo 2003 Video Game Dory (voice)
Pauly Shore Is Dead 2003 Ellen DeGeneres
The Ellen Show 2001-2002 TV Series Ellen Richmond
Reaching Normal 2001 Operator
Will & Grace 2001 TV Series Sister Louise
If These Walls Could Talk 2 2000 TV Movie Kal (segment "2000")
The Love Letter 1999 Janet Hall
Edtv 1999 Cynthia
Ellen 1994-1998 TV Series Ellen Morgan
Doctor Dolittle 1998 Prologue Dog (voice)
The Larry Sanders Show 1996-1998 TV Series Ellen DeGeneres
Mad About You 1998 TV Series Nancy Bloom
Goodbye Lover 1998 Sgt. Rita Pompano
9 1996 Video Game The Octopus Lady (voice)
The Dana Carvey Show 1996 TV Series Ellen Morgan
Mr. Wrong 1996 Martha Alston
Roseanne 1995 TV Series Dr. Whitman
Trevor 1994 Short Ellen DeGeneres
Coneheads 1993 Coach
Laurie Hill 1992 TV Series Nancy MacIntyre
Open House 1989-1990 TV Series Margo Van Meter
Arduous Moon 1990 Short
Duet 1989 TV Series Margo Van Meter

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Short Film 2005 Short creative director
Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now 2003 TV Special documentary consultant
Ellen 1994-1996 TV Series executive consultant - 13 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2015 TV Series 1 episode
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2012-2015 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Finding Nemo 2003 performer: "Just Keep Swimming" - uncredited

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A French Guy Named Saba TV Mini-Series very special thanks - 1 episode, 2015 special thanks - 1 episode, 2014
Programa da Sabrina 2014 TV Series thanks - 1 episode
Artists of the Roundtable 2008 Video documentary special thanks
The Anna Nicole Show 2002 TV Series special thanks - 1 episode
Pantalones 2001 Short thanks
Alanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live 1997 Video special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Behind the Music 1999 TV Series documentary Herself
1999 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 1999 TV Special Herself
1998 MTV Movie Awards 1998 TV Special Herself
The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1998 TV Special Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and Presenter: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
1998 VH1 Fashion Awards 1998 TV Special Herself - Host
Women of the Net 1998 TV Movie documentary Herself
Howard Stern 1998 TV Series Herself
The 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards 1998 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy / Musical
The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1997 TV Special Herself - Winner: Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series / Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series and Presenter: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
The Real Ellen Story 1997 TV Movie documentary Herself
The 39th Annual Grammy Awards 1997 TV Special Herself - Host
1996 MTV Movie Awards 1996 TV Special Herself
Ellen's Energy Adventure 1996 Video Herself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1996 TV Series Herself - Guest
The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1996 TV Special Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series / Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program & Presenter: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
The 38th Annual Grammy Awards 1996 TV Special Herself - Host
The 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards 1996 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy / Musical
The 21st Annual People's Choice Awards 1995 TV Special Herself - Accepting Award for Favorite New TV Comedy Series & Winner: Favorite Female Performer in a New TV Series
The 47th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1995 TV Special Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series & Presenter: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
The 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards 1995 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy / Musical
The 9th Annual Genesis Awards 1995 TV Special Herself - Co-Host
The 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1994 TV Special Herself - Co-Host
VH1 Honors 1994 TV Special Herself - Host
The 16th Annual CableACE Awards 1994 TV Special Herself
Comedy: Coast to Coast 1994 TV Movie Herself
The A-List 1992 TV Series Herself
One Night Stand 1990-1992 TV Series Herself
Wisecracks 1992 Documentary Herself
The 6th Annual American Comedy Awards 1992 TV Special Herself
Laughing Back: Comedy Takes a Stand 1992 TV Movie Herself
The Marsha Warfield Show 1990 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1986-1989 TV Series Herself - Comedienne
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Herself
The New Hollywood Squares 1987 TV Series Herself - Guest
Women of the Night 1987 TV Special Herself
The Young Comedians All-Star Reunion 1986 TV Special Herself
An Evening at the Improv 1982 TV Series Herself
Comedy Tonight 1980 TV Series Herself (1988)
The Big Laff Off 1978 TV Series Herself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2003-2016 TV Series Herself - Host / Herself - Hostess / Herself / ...
Extra 2014-2016 TV Series Herself
Pixar's Greatest Moments 2016 Documentary Herself
Made in Hollywood 2016 TV Series Herself
WGN Morning News 2016 TV Series Herself
Good Morning America 2014-2016 TV Series Herself - Guest / Herself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2007-2016 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight 2006-2016 TV Series Herself
Inside Edition 2014-2016 TV Series documentary Herself
Access Hollywood 2008-2016 TV Series Herself
American Idol 2007-2016 TV Series Herself - Judge / Herself / Herself - Co-Host
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2016 2016 TV Movie Herself - Presenter
Ellen's Design Challenge 2015-2016 TV Series Herself
BNow! 2016 TV Series Herself
The 42nd Annual People's Choice Awards 2016 TV Movie Herself
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour Live 2015 Video Herself
Today 2005-2015 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
Oprah's Master Class 2015 TV Series documentary Herself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2015 TV Series Herself
Teen Choice Awards 2015 2015 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Unity 2015 Documentary Narrator (voice)
The Insider 2014-2015 TV Series Herself
The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards 2015 TV Special Herself
Conan 2014 TV Series Herself
Steve Harvey 2013-2014 TV Series Herself
Chelsea Lately 2014 TV Series Herself
Last Comic Standing 2014 TV Series Herself - Talk Show Host
Howard Stern Birthday Bash 2014 Video Herself - Video Message
E! Live from the Red Carpet 2007-2014 TV Series Herself
The 86th Annual Academy Awards 2014 TV Special Herself - Host
The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards 2014 TV Special Herself
I Am Britney Jean 2013 TV Movie documentary Herself (uncredited)
Justin Bieber's Believe 2013 Documentary Herself
16th Annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor: Carol Burnett 2013 TV Movie Herself
Fox Files 2013 TV Series Herself (segment "Frankly, Bethenny")
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1993-2013 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
The Out List 2013 Documentary Herself
What You See Here Stays Here 2013 TV Movie Herself
Radio Disney Music Awards 2013 TV Special Herself
Makers: Women Who Make America 2013 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards 2013 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The 39th Annual People's Choice Awards 2013 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The Mark Twain Prize: Ellen DeGeneres 2012 TV Movie Herself
The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards 2012 TV Special Herself
CBS News Sunday Morning 2012 TV Series documentary Herself - Guest
Teen Choice Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Herself
Kitchen Cousins 2012 TV Series Herself
Bethenny 2012 TV Series Herself
Rachael Ray 2012 TV Series Herself
American Masters 2012 TV Series documentary Herself
The 26th Annual Genesis Awards 2012 TV Special Herself - Winner
Inside Comedy 2012 TV Series Herself
MAKERS: Women Who Make America Video Archive 2012 TV Series documentary short Herself
Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl 2012 TV Special Herself
The 38th Annual People's Choice Awards 2012 TV Special Herself
Meeting Ellen 2011 Short Herself (uncredited)
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition 2011 TV Series Herself
A Decade of Difference: A Concert Celebrating 10 Years of the William J. Clinton Foundation 2011 Documentary Herself
7 Minutes in Heaven 2011 TV Series Herself - Guest
Music Builds: The CMT Disaster Relief Concert 2011 TV Movie Herself
WWE Raw 2011 TV Series Herself
Unite for Japan 2011 Short Herself
Christmas in Washington 2010 TV Movie Herself - Host
Alzheimer's Foundation of America Together for Care Telethon 2010 TV Movie Herself
MTV Video Music Awards 2010 2010 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Late Show with David Letterman 1993-2010 TV Series Herself / Herself - Top Ten List Presenter / Herself - Guest
So You Think You Can Dance 2009-2010 TV Series Herself - Guest Dancer / Herself - Guest Judge
Teen Choice Awards 2010 2010 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Ellen's Somewhat Special Special 2010 TV Movie Herself
Larry King Live 2000-2010 TV Series Herself
You've Got... 2010 TV Series Herself
Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief 2010 TV Movie documentary Herself
The 36th Annual People's Choice Awards 2010 TV Special Herself
The Oprah Winfrey Show 1999-2009 TV Series Herself
Lopez Tonight 2009 TV Series Herself
Live from the Red Carpet: The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2009 TV Special Herself
The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2009 TV Special Herself
The Teen Choice Awards 2009 2009 TV Special Herself
Ellen's Bigger, Longer & Wider Show 2009 TV Movie Herself
23rd Annual Genesis Awards 2009 TV Special Herself
Australia Unites: The Victorian Bushfire Appeal 2009 TV Movie Herself
The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards 2009 TV Special Herself
Ellen's Even Bigger Really Big Show 2008 TV Movie Herself
Stand Up to Cancer 2008 TV Movie Herself
19th Annual GLAAD Media Awards 2008 TV Special Herself
The 35th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2008 TV Special Herself - Winner: Outstanding Talk Show Host
The Bachelorette 2008 TV Series Herself
Deal or No Deal 2008 TV Series Herself - Briefcase Model #4 / Supporter
The 34th Annual People's Choice Awards 2008 TV Special Herself
Ellen's Really Big Show 2007 TV Movie Herself - Host
Sesame Street 2007 TV Series Herself
The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2007 TV Special Herself - Winner: Outstanding Talk Show and Outstanding Talk Show Host
The 79th Annual Academy Awards 2007 TV Special Herself - Host
Forbes 20 Richest Women in Entertainment 2007 TV Movie Herself
The 33rd Annual People's Choice Awards 2007 TV Special documentary Herself
The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2006 TV Special Herself - Winner: Outstanding Talk Show Host and Outstanding Talk Show
The 32nd Annual People's Choice Awards 2006 TV Special documentary Herself
The View 2005 TV Series Herself - Guest
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Host
Shelter from the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast 2005 TV Special Herself
A Concert for Hurricane Relief 2005 TV Special Herself
The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Winner: Outstanding Talk Show Host and Outstanding Talk Show
American Express Jam Sessions 2005 TV Movie Herself
The 47th Annual Grammy Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Presenter
11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2005 TV Special Herself
The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards 2005 TV Special Herself
The 100 Most Memorable TV Moments 2004 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
VH1 Big in 04 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself
The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2004 TV Special Herself - Presenter: Outstanding Comedy Series
Funny Already: A History of Jewish Comedy 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself
2004 MTV Movie Awards 2004 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2004 TV Special Herself - Nominee
Who's Your Momma? 2004 TV Movie Herself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '04 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself
The 46th Annual Grammy Awards 2004 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards 2004 TV Special Herself - Presenter: Finding Nemo' Clip
E! True Hollywood Story 2004 TV Series documentary Herself
Great Women of Television Comedy 2003 TV Movie Herself
Exploring the Reef 2003 Video short documentary Dory (voice)
MADtv 2003 TV Series Herself
The 55th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2003 TV Special Herself - Presenter: Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now 2003 TV Special documentary Herself
The Isaac Mizrahi Show 2003 TV Series Herself - Guest
Primetime Glick 2003 TV Series Herself
Hollywood Squares 2002-2003 TV Series Herself - Center Square
Heroes of Comedy: Women on Top 2003 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1996-2003 TV Series Herself - Guest
¿Quién es Alejandro Chomski? 2002 Documentary Herself
The Anna Nicole Show 2002 TV Series Herself
The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2002 TV Special Herself
VH1 Divas Las Vegas 2002 TV Special Herself - Host
The 28th Annual People's Choice Awards 2002 TV Special Herself
Intimate Portrait 1999-2002 TV Series documentary Herself
Saturday Night Live 2001 TV Series Herself - Host
My VH1 Music Awards 2001 TV Special Herself - Presenter
When I Was a Girl 2001 TV Series
The 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2001 TV Special Herself - Host
Ellen De Generes: American Summer Documentary 2001 TV Movie documentary Herself
Women Rock! Girls and Guitars 2000 TV Movie Herself
The Howard Stern Radio Show 2000 TV Series Herself - Guest
The 2nd Annual 'A Home for the Holidays' 2000 TV Movie Herself
My VH1 Music Awards 2000 TV Special documentary Herself - Presenter
Equality Rocks 2000 TV Movie Herself
Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning 2000 TV Movie documentary Herself
The Daily Show 2000 TV Series Herself - Guest
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Harrison Ford 2000 TV Movie Herself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Edtv: Caught in the Camera's Eye 1999 Video documentary short Herself
Influences: From Yesterday to Today 1999 TV Movie Herself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight 2005-2016 TV Series Herself
Breakfast 2016 TV Series Herself
Good Morning Britain 2016 TV Series Herself
Lorraine 2016 TV Series Herself
Access Hollywood 2016 TV Series Herself
Mike & Mike 2016 TV Series Herself / Herself - Talk Show Host
The Insider 2014-2016 TV Series Herself / Herself - Host, Ellen / Herself - Hostess, Ellen
Steve Harvey 2016 TV Series Herself
Extra 2014-2016 TV Series Herself / Herself - Hostess, Ellen / Herself - Author, Home
Els dies clau 2015 TV Series documentary Herself
Xuxa Meneghel 2015 TV Series Herself
20 Moments That Rocked Comedy 2015 TV Movie documentary Herself
Tellement Gay! Homosexualité et pop culture 2015 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself / Ellen Morgan
Inside Edition 2014-2015 TV Series documentary Herself
Betty White's 2nd Annual 90th Birthday 2013 TV Movie Herself
1002 Momentos de la tele 2012 TV Series Herself
Magpakailanman 2012 TV Series Herself
Dateline NBC 2012 TV Series documentary Herself - Host, The Ellen Show (segment "Christina Aguilera")
Katy Perry: Part of Me 2012 Documentary Herself (uncredited)
Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey 2012 Documentary Herself
Today 2011 TV Series Herself
The Undefeated 2011 Documentary Herself - Interviewing Sharon Osborne
The 2011 Comedy Awards 2011 TV Special Herself
Miss Representation 2011 Documentary Herself
The Hour 2010 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2010 TV Series Herself
20/20 2010 TV Series documentary Herself
Michel Gondry 2: More Videos (Before and After DVD 1) 2009 Video Herself (segment "A Change Would Do You Good")
Hype: The Obama Effect 2008 Video documentary Herself
Maalaala mo kaya 2008 TV Series Herself - Host
The O'Reilly Factor 2008 TV Series Herself
The 80th Annual Academy Awards 2008 TV Special Herself (uncredited)
La tele de tu vida 2007 TV Series Ellen Morgan
La noche de los Oscar 2007 TV Movie Herself
20 to 1 2007 TV Series documentary Ellen Morgan
City Confidential 2007 TV Series documentary Herself
Comedy Club Shoot-Out: Vol. 1 2006 Video Herself
Corazón de... 2005 TV Series Herself
Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class 2005 Video documentary Herself
TV's Greatest Sidekicks 2004 TV Special Herself
100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time 2004 TV Mini-Series Herself #16
101 Biggest Celebrity Oops 2004 TV Special documentary Herself - #66: Terrible Talk Shows
Celebrities Uncensored 2004 TV Series Herself
When Stand-Up Comics Ruled the World 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself (uncredited)
Totally Gay! 2003 TV Movie documentary Herself
MTV Bash: Carson Daly 2003 TV Special Herself
101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment 2003 TV Movie documentary Herself
Saturday Night Live Christmas 2002 2002 TV Special Cheryl Cheyenne Cassidy (uncredited)
The Laramie Project 2002 TV Movie Herself (uncredited)
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2001 TV Special uncredited
On the Edge 2001 TV Movie Operator (segment "Reaching Normal")
ABC 2000: The Millennium 1999 TV Movie documentary
Classic Stand-Up Comedy of Television 1996 TV Special documentary Herself
50 Years of Funny Females 1995 TV Movie documentary Herself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Interactive Media - Enhancement to a Daytime Program or Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Kevin Leman (executive producer)
· Daniel Leary (supervising digital producer)
· Brian Garrity (senior digital video producer)
· Aly Ruiz-Vogel (web producer)
· Alexa Hook (digital games producer)
· Ronni Saxon (digital producer)
· Mariah Maull (social media coordinator)
· Brett Meiselas (digital editor)
· Jeannie Klisiewicz (host)
2016 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Humanitarian
2016 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Daytime TV Host
2016 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer Movie Star: Female Finding Dory (2016)
2015 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding New Approaches - Enhancement to a Daytime Program or Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Daniel Leary (senior digital producer)
· Brian Garrity (digital producer)
· Ronni Saxon (digital associate producer)
· Mariah Maull (new media coordinator)
· Coralee Trigger (new media coordinator)
· Aly Ruiz-Vogel (web producer)
· Brett Meiselas (web editor)
2015 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Melissa Geiger (co-executive producer)
· Kevin Leman (co-executive producer)
· Jonathan Norman (co-executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (co-executive producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (supervising producer)
· Ross Williams (coordinating producer)
· Corey Palent (senior producer)
· Ellen Rocamora (senior producer)
· Matthew Wright (senior producer)
· Andy Zenor (senior producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Jamie Brunton (producer)
· Alissa Cote (producer)
· Christopher Cucci (producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Melissa Geiger (co-executive producer)
· Kevin Leman (co-executive producer)
· Jonathan Norman (co-executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (co-executive producer)
· Ross Williams (coordinating producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (senior producer)
· Corey Palent (senior producer)
· Matthew Wright (senior producer)
· Andy Zenor (senior producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Claudia Gharibian (producer)
· Alissa Cote (producer)
· Christopher Cucci (producer)
· Jason Gelles (producer)
·
2014 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding New Approaches - Enhancement to a Daytime Program or Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Kelly Davies (senior web producer)
· Daniel Leary (senior digital producer)
· Aly Ruiz-Vogel (web producer)
· Brian Garrity (digital producer)
2014 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Kevin Leman (head writer)
· Jason Gelles (writer)
· Travis Helwig (writer)
· Paul Horne (writer)
· Lauren Pomerantz (writer)
· Amy Rhodes (writer)
· Gil Rief (writer)
· Adam Yenser (writer)
2014 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Daytime TV Host(s)
2014 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Daytime TV Host
2013 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding New Approaches - Enhancement to a Daytime Program or Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Kelly Davies (senior web producer)
· Daniel Leary (digital producer)
2013 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Kevin Leman (head writer)
· Jason Gelles (writer)
· Paul Horne (writer)
· Lauren Pomerantz (writer)
· Ryan Raddatz (writer)
· Gil Rief (writer)
· Amy Rhodes (writer)
· Beth Sherman (writer)
· Adam Yenser (writer)
2013 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (co-executive producer)
· Kevin Leman (co-executive producer)
· Jonathan Norman (co-executive producer)
· Melissa Geiger (supervising producer)
· Ross Williams (coordinating producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (senior producer)
· Matthew Wright (senior producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Alissa Cote (producer)
· Jason Gelles (producer)
· Claudia Gharibian (producer)
· Paul Horne (producer)
· Corey Palent (producer)
· Liz Patrick (producer)
· Lauren Pomerantz
2013 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Favorite Comedian
2012 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Kevin Leman
· Jason Gelles
· Matt Goldich
· Lauren Pomerantz
· Ryan Raddatz
· Gil Rief
· Amy Rhodes
· Beth Sherman
· Adam Yenser
2012 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Promotional Announcement - Institutional Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Blake Bryant (executive producer)
· Cindy Beckler (executive producer)
· Sybil McCarthy (executive producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Mino Jarjoura (producer)
· Adrianne Anderson (producer)
· Kevin Leman (producer)
· Marcos Siega (director)
· Jason Gelles (writer)
· Lauren Pomerantz (writer)
· Paul Norling (editor)
2012 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Daytime TV Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2012 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Other: Comedian
2012 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Comedian
2012 Star on the Walk of Fame Walk of Fame Television On September 4, 2012. At 6270 Hollywood Blvd.
2011 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Promotional Announcement - Institutional Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Blake Bryant (executive producer/creative director/senior vice-president, marketing)
· Cindy Becker (executive producer)
· Rick Rosemeyer (producer)
· Gary Lister (producer)
· Steve Roberts (associate producer/creative director)
· Marcos Siega (director)
· Lauren Pomerantz (writer)
· Kevin Leman (writer)
· Jason Gelles (writer)
· Mike Ziemkowski (editor)
· Brad Oberholtzer (editor)
2011 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Melissa Geiger (supervising producer)
· Derek Westervelt (supervising producer)
· Jonathan Norman (supervising producer)
· Steve Mazan (producer)
· Matthew Wright (producer)
· Alissa Cote (producer)
· Ellen Rocamora (producer)
· Corey Palent (producer)
· Andy Zenor (producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (producer)
· Slade Abisror (producer)
· Jason Gelles (producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Gil Rief (producer)
· Lauren Po
2011 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Kevin Leman
· Beth Sherman
· Amy Rhodes
· Gil Rief
· Brad 'Chip' Pope
· Lauren Pomerantz
· Steve Mazan
· Jason Gelles
· Daniel Leary
2011 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Comedian
2011 TV Guide Award TV Guide Awards Favorite Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2010 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (supervising producer)
· Melissa Geiger (supervising producer)
· Jonathan Norman (supervising producer)
· Kevin Leman (producer)
· Matthew Wright (producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (producer)
· Slade Abisror (producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Corey Palent (producer)
· Jason Gelles (producer)
· Andy Zenor (producer)
· Lauren Pomerantz (producer)
· Kate Schellenbach (producer)
· Alison Balian (producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Jeff Markgraf (executive producer)
2009 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host of a Talk or Service Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2009 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Talk Show Host
2008 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2008 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host of a Talk or Service Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2008 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Talk Show Host
2008 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Funny Female Star
2007 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (coordinating producer)
· Jason Gabel (senior producer)
· Melissa Geiger (senior producer)
· Jonathan Norman (senior producer)
· Karen Kilgariff (producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Vikki Ann Ernst (producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (producer)
· Margaret Pergler (producer)
· Matthew Wright (producer)
· Karen Anderson (producer)
· Alison Balian (producer)
· Danny Ceballos (producer)
· Liz Feldman (producer)
· Karen Kilgariff (head writer)
· Karen Anderson (writer)
· Margaret Smith (writer)
· Alison Balian (writer)
· Danny Ceballos (writer)
· Liz Feldman (writer)
· Kevin Leman (writer)
2007 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Variety Performer The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007)
2007 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host of a Talk or Service Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2007 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Performer of a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Program The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007)
2007 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Talk Show Host
2007 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Funny Female Star
2006 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2006 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Mike Gibbons (supervising producer)
· Derek Westervelt (coordinating producer)
· Jason Gabel (senior producer)
· Melissa Geiger (senior producer)
· Jonathan Norman (senior producer)
· Christine Schomer (producer)
· Karen Kilgariff (producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Bradford Brillowski (producer)
· Melissa Costello (producer)
· Karen Anderson (producer)
· Danny Breen (producer)
· Margaret Smith (producer)
· Alison Balian (producer)
· Danny Ceballos (producer)
· Karen Kilgariff (head writer)
· Karen Anderson (writer)
· Danny Breen (writer)
· Margaret Smith (writer)
· Alison Balian (writer)
· Danny Ceballos (writer)
· Liz Feldman (writer)
· Greg Fitzsimmons (writer)
· Jill Kushner (writer)
2006 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Funny Female Star
2006 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Daytime Talk Show Host
2006 PGA Award PGA Awards Outstanding Producer of Variety Television Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly
· Ed Glavin
· Andy Lassner
· Karen Kilgariff
2005 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2005 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (co-executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (co-ordinating producer)
· Jason Gabel (producer)
· Melissa Geiger (producer)
· Jonathan Norman (producer)
· Christine Schomer (producer)
· Karen Kilgariff (producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Bradford Brillowski (producer)
· Melissa Costello (producer)
· Karen Anderson (producer)
· Danny Breen (producer)
· Greg Fitzsimmons (producer)
· Margaret Smith (producer)
· Alison Balian (producer)
· Sue Murphy (producer)
· Lawrence Williams<
2005 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Karen Kilgariff (head writer)
· Karen Anderson (writer)
· Danny Breen (writer)
· Greg Fitzsimmons (writer)
· Margaret Smith (writer)
· Alison Balian (writer)
· Sue Murphy (writer)
2005 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host of a Talk or Service Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2005 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Funny Female Star
2005 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Daytime Talk Show Host
2005 PGA Award PGA Awards Outstanding Producer of Variety Television Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly
· Ed Glavin
· Andy Lassner
· Karen Kilgariff
2004 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Supporting Actress Finding Nemo (2003)
2004 Annie Annie Awards Outstanding Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production Finding Nemo (2003)
2004 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (supervising producer)
· Jason Gabel (producer)
· Melissa Geiger (producer)
· Hedda Muskat (producer)
· Jonathan Norman (producer)
· Jeff Sammon (producer)
· Lawrence Williams (producer)
2004 Blimp Award Kids' Choice Awards, USA Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie Finding Nemo (2003)
2004 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Voice-Over Performance Finding Nemo (2003)
2004 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host of a Talk or Service Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2003 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host of a Talk or Service Show Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2003 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Performer of a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now (2003)
2003 UFCA Award Utah Film Critics Association Awards Best Supporting Actress Finding Nemo (2003)
2002 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Performer of a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (2002)
2001 American Comedy Award American Comedy Awards, USA Funniest Female Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning (2000)
1999 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical Ellen (1994)
1998 Stephen F. Kolzak Award GLAAD Media Awards
1998 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1998 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series Mad About You (1992)
1997 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series Ellen (1994) · Mark Driscoll (teleplay)
· Dava Savel (teleplay)
· Tracy Newman (teleplay)
· Jonathan Stark (teleplay)
1995 American Comedy Award American Comedy Awards, USA Funniest Female Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication The 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1994)
1995 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Female Performer in a New TV Series
1991 American Comedy Award American Comedy Awards, USA Funniest Female Stand-Up Comic

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing - Special Class Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Jason Gelles (co-head writer)
· Lauren Pomerantz (co-head writer)
· Kevin Leman (head writer)
· Jamie Brunton (writer)
· Travis Helwig (writer)
· Amy Rhodes (writer)
· Gil Rief (writer)
· Troy Thomas (writer)
· Adam Yenser (writer)
2014 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Program The Oscars (2014) · Craig Zadan (produced by)
· Neil Meron (produced by)
· Michael B. Seligman (supervising producer)
2014 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Variety Performer The Oscars (2014)
2014 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Panelist in a Non-Fiction Program Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2014 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Panelist in a Non-Fiction Program The Oscars (2014)
2013 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Spoken Word Album For the album "Seriously... I'm Kidding."
2012 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards New Approaches - Daytime Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Kelly Davies (web producer)
· Daniel Leary (digital producer/writer)
· Jeannie Klisiewicz (host)
2012 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Promotional Announcement - Institutional Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Blake Bryant (executive producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jared Stone (producer)
· Adrianne Anderson (producer)
· Gary Lister (creative director)
· Cindy Becker (executive producer)
· Sybil McCarthy (executive producer)
· Mino Jarjoura (producer)
· Courtney Barnett (producer)
· Kevin Leman (producer)
· Steve Roberts (associate producer)
· Scott Straw (editor)
· Brad Oberholtzer (editor)
2012 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (supervising producer)
· Melissa Geiger (supervising producer)
· Jonathan Norman (supervising producer)
· Ross Williams (coordinating producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (senior producer)
· Matt Goldich (producer)
· Corey Palent (producer)
· Lauren Pomerantz (producer)
· Ryan Raddatz (producer)
· Amy Rhodes (producer)
· Gil Rief (producer)
· Hilary Robe (producer)
· Ellen Rocamora (producer)
· Beth Sherman (producer)
·
2012 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Panelist in a Non-Fiction Program Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2012 PGA Award PGA Awards Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly
· Melissa Geiger
· Ed Glavin
· Andy Lassner
· Kevin Leman
· Jonathan Norman
· Derek Westervelt
2011 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards New Approaches - Daytime Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (supervising producer)
· Kelly Davies (web producer)
· Joseph Sheridan (writer)
· Kendall Aliment Ostrow (new media coordinator)
2011 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Talk Show Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2010 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Kevin Leman
· Jason Gelles
· Lauren Pomerantz
· Alison Balian
· Amy Rhodes
· Beth Sherman
· Bryan Safi
· Karen Anderson
2010 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards New Approaches - Daytime Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Tess Bodley (website coordinator)
· Joseph Sheridan (website writer)
· Ram Ord (website writer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
2009 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Jonathan Norman (supervising producer)
· Melissa Geiger (supervising producer)
· Christopher Miele (coordinating producer)
· Derek Westervelt (senior producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Karen Anderson (producer)
· Kate Schellenbach (producer)
· Matthew Wright (producer)
· Slade Abisror (producer)
· Vikki Ann Ernst (producer)
· Kara Hogan Leonardo (producer)
· Andy Zenor (producer)
· Corey Palent (producer)
· Alison Balian (producer)
·
2009 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2009 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Karen Anderson (writer)
· Alison Balian (writer)
· Jason Gelles (writer)
· Lauren Pomerantz (writer)
· Brian Finkelstein (writer)
· Kevin Leman (writer)
2009 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Funny Female Star
2008 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly (executive producer)
· Ed Glavin (executive producer)
· Andy Lassner (executive producer)
· Jim Paratore (executive producer)
· Derek Westervelt (senior producer)
· Melissa Geiger (supervising producer)
· Jonathan Norman (supervising producer)
· Christopher Miele (coordinating producer)
· Jason Gabel (senior producer)
· Slade Abisror (producer)
· Karen Anderson (producer)
· Alison Balian (producer)
· Lori Blackman (producer)
· Danny Ceballos (producer)
· Vikki Ann Ernst (producer)
· Liz Feldman (producer)
· Brian Finkelstein (producer)
· Jason Gelles (producer)
·
2008 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Karen Kilgariff
· Karen Anderson
· Alison Balian
· Danny Ceballos
· Liz Feldman
· Brian Finkelstein
· Jason Gelles
· Paul Greenberg
· Kevin Leman
· Lauren Pomerantz
· Margaret Smith
2007 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007)
2007 PGA Award PGA Awards Outstanding Producer of Variety Television Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Mary Connelly
· Ed Glavin
· Andy Lassner
· Karen Kilgariff
2007 TV Land Award TV Land Awards TV Moment That Became Headline News Ellen (1994)
2004 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now (2003)
2004 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now (2003) · Joel Gallen (executive producer)
2004 CFCA Award Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Supporting Actress Finding Nemo (2003)
2004 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Talk Show Host Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
2004 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Special Class Writing Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) · Karen Anderson (writer)
· Danny Breen (writer)
· Greg Fitzsimmons (writer)
· Karen Kilgariff (writer)
· Andrea Levin (writer)
2004 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Variety Performer Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now (2003)
2004 MTV Movie Award MTV Movie Awards Best Comedic Performance Finding Nemo (2003)
2002 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a New Comedy Series The Ellen Show (2001)
2001 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning (2000)
2001 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning (2000) · Joel Gallen (executive producer)
2001 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Performer of a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning (2000)
2000 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Made for Television Movie If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000) · Suzanne Todd (executive producer)
· Jennifer Todd (executive producer)
· Mary Kane
1999 American Comedy Award American Comedy Awards, USA Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role) Network, Cable or Syndication Ellen (1994)
1999 American Comedy Award American Comedy Awards, USA Funniest Female Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication 1998 VH1 Fashion Awards (1998)
1999 American Comedy Award American Comedy Awards, USA Funniest Female Guest Appearance in a TV Series The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
1999 Stinker Award The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards Worst Supporting Actress Goodbye Lover (1998)
1998 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Ellen (1994)
1998 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1998 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a Series Ellen (1994)
1998 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Guest Actress in a Cable Series The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
1998 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical Ellen (1994)
1998 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1998 Q Award Viewers for Quality Television Awards Best Actress in a Quality Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1998 WGA Award (TV) Writers Guild of America, USA Episodic Comedy Ellen (1994) · Mark Driscoll (teleplay)
· Dava Savel (teleplay)
· Tracy Newman (teleplay)
· Jonathan Stark (teleplay)
1997 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
1997 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1997 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1997 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Host or Performer in a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special The 39th Annual Grammy Awards (1997)
1997 Razzie Award Razzie Awards Worst New Star Mr. Wrong (1996)
1997 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1997 Q Award Viewers for Quality Television Awards Best Actress in a Quality Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1996 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Ellen (1994)
1996 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1996 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program The 38th Annual Grammy Awards (1996)
1996 American Comedy Award American Comedy Awards, USA Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role) Network, Cable or Syndication Ellen (1994)
1996 Stinker Award The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards Worst Actress Mr. Wrong (1996)
1995 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Ellen (1994)
1995 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1995 CableACE CableACE Awards Entertainment Host VH1 Honors (1994)
1995 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series Ellen (1994)
1993 CableACE CableACE Awards Stand-Up Comedy Special One Night Stand (1989) · Pat Tourk Lee (executive producer)
· John Moffitt (executive producer/director)
· Nancy Kurshner (supervising producer)

TitleSalary
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) $15,000,000
Mr. Wrong (1996) $2,000,000

#Fact
1 In 2010 Ellen founded her record label "eleveneleven" with her TV production company "A Very Good Production." First signed artist was teen sensation Greyson Chance after he created quite a stir on YouTube. The genesis of Ellen's company name resulted from her frequent sightings of 11:11 on digital timepieces, her chance discovery of the singer on the 11th of the month and the fact that his soccer jersey number was 11. Ellen's name also has two lower case adjacent 'L's that resemble the number 11.
2 Ellen was raised as a Christian Scientist until the age of thirteen when her parents divorced. When Ellen's mother remarried, they converted to his beliefs.
3 Ellen lived in the apartment used in Annabelle (2014). While promoting the movie in her show she explained that: "The apartment in the movie was my first apartment that I moved to in L.A. That was the building I lived in; where they shot the movie. I was watching it going: 'That looks familiar' and it was my building. It was scary back then too.".
4 Was the first choice to portray Phoebe Buffay in Friends (1994) but turned it down. The part then went to Lisa Kudrow.
5 Born at 3:00 AM.
6 Received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6270 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California in September 4, 2012.
7 Winner of the 2012 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, awarded by the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
8 Ellen's first major league baseball game was at Target Field in Minnesota, home of the Minnesota Twins. She answered two questions right about Joe Mauer and got a Minnesota Twins Joe Mauer jersey.
9 She became vegan in 2010.
10 Animal advocate and co-owner of "Halo".
11 Quit smoking cigarettes using the Allen Carr method (also known as Easy Way). She had been a long time smoker and was having trouble quitting.
12 Auditioned for the role of Jody in Pulp Fiction (1994), but Rosanna Arquette was cast instead.
13 Gave the Commencement Speech at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana in May 2009.
14 Younger sister of Vance DeGeneres.
15 Ellen and her girlfriend, Portia de Rossi, got married on August 16th, 2008 at Ellen's home in Beverly Hills, California.
16 Good friends with actress Courteney Cox.
17 When she appeared on the April 14, 1997 cover of Time magazine, readers' voted it the magazine's best ever.
18 She is a sweetheart of the fraternity Sigma Tau Gamma.
19 Is only the second woman to host the Oscars on her own. The first was Whoopi Goldberg.
20 Attended and graduated from Atlanta High School in Atlanta, Texas in 1976.
21 Was the first female stand-up guest to be called to the "hot seat" on her first guest appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962).
22 She has English, French, German, Irish, and distant Dutch ancestry.
23 Spoofed on MADtv (1995) by comedian Nicole Parker.
24 Ended her four-year relationship with photographer-director Alexandra Hedison. [December 2004]
25 Daughter of Betty DeGeneres.
26 Was originally offered Sandra Bullock's role in Speed (1994).
27 Has written two books, "My Point... And I Do Have One", a New York Times bestseller for six months, and "The Funny Thing Is...", also a New York Times bestseller.
28 Used to sell vacuum cleaners before she was discovered.
29 Her last name is pronounced "duh-generous".
30 Split with girlfriend Anne Heche after being together for 3 years. [August 2000]
31 Was initially reluctant to do a love scene with Sharon Stone in If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000), but Ellen's then-girlfriend Anne Heche, who was directing this particular segment of the film, encouraged her to do it. Ellen eventually gave in.
32 When Ellen came out as a lesbian on her show in April 1997, ABC's affiliate in Birmingham, Alabama, refused to air the landmark episode. Some of the show's sponsors, including Chrysler, withdrew their advertisements.
33 Has two dogs named Bootsie and Muffin.
34 Worked as a paralegal before becoming a comedienne.
35 Spoke at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Pointed out that many film plots and images in Hollywood are "heterosexist," meaning that the filmmakers allow heterosexual characters to dominate the screen. She would like to see actors and actresses portray more gay and lesbian couples. [1999]
36 Named "Entertainer of the Year" by Entertainment Weekly 26 December 1997/2 January 1998, issues 411/412.
37 "Best Female Club Standup", Comedy Awards 1991.
38 Voted "Funniest Person In America" in 1982.

#Quote
1 Why do they say we're over the hill? I don't even know what that means and why it's a bad thing. When I go hiking and I get over a hill, that means I'm past the hard part and there's a snack in my future.
2 Be kind to one another.
3 We can sit and worry about what's going to happen to us two weeks from now. I'd rather focus on the amazing things happening right in front of us. Animals help us do that.
4 I'm glad I'm funny. I'm glad I make people happy, because that's very important. But I'm most proud to be known as a kind person...Because kindness spreads, and the world is a little nicer out there.
5 Never follow anyone else's path, unless you're in the woods and you're lost and you see a path; then, by all means, you should follow that path.
6 What goes up must come down, which is why I don't wear tube tops.
7 Find out who you are and be that person. That's what your soul was put on this Earth to be. Find that truth, live that truth and everything else will come.
8 On why she, a non-singing entertainer, would be a successful American Idol (2002) judge replacement: I know I'm going to be a great judge - because I've spent my whole life being judged.
9 Every morning, I would come down to the kitchen and I would see myself making coffee and I would think 'oh, she's pretty'. (on what life would be like with an identical twin)
10 There's two things I've always wanted to do in my life. One is to host the Oscars. The second is to get a call from Laura Ziskin. You can imagine that day's diary entry. - After receiving a call from Ziskin, producer of the 2007 Oscars, requesting that Ellen host.
11 Really, he called me that? Ellen Degenerate? I've been getting that since the fourth grade. I guess I'm happy I could give him work. [When told in an interview that, after she revealed her homosexuality, Jerry Falwell called her 'Ellen Degenerate'].
12 "I look at anything in nature and how things work-the stars, the pyramids-and I can't imagine that there's not some kind of design to it all. There's got to be something big that we don't understand. I do believe in Jesus. I believe in being good to one another. Life is about spending our time here contributing and not taking away. That's my faith." (Redbook, January 2006)
13 "I'd like to be more patient! I just want everything now. I've tried to meditate, but it's really hard for me to stay still. I'd like to try to force myself to do it, because everybody says how wonderful meditation is for you, but I can't shut my mind up. So patience and learning is the key." (Redbook, January 2006)
14 "I just like observing people-it's something I've done ever since I was a kid, and I got really good at it. That's a big part of why I became a comedian. My audience is filled with every kind of person you can imagine, and I love that." (Redbook, January 2006)
15 Sometimes the greatest things are the most embarrassing.
16 On hosting the Emmys after the 9/11 tragedy (November 4, 2001): "We're told to go on living our lives as usual, because to do otherwise is to let the terrorists win, and really, what would upset the Taliban more than a gay woman wearing a suit in front of a room full of Jews?"
17 You say you're sick and tired of hearing about me? I've got news for you: I'M sick and tired of hearing about me.
18 My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is.
19 I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.
20 "The '60s were when hallucinogenic drugs were really, really big. And, I don't think it's a coincidence that we had the type of shows we had then like The Flying Nun (1967).
21 On her love scene with Bill Pullman in Mr. Wrong (1996): "It's a combination of Something Wild (1986), After Hours (1985) and Mary Poppins (1964)....if Mary Poppins were naked."
22 "I was raised around heterosexuals, as all heterosexuals are. That's where us gay people come from - you heterosexuals." - during her interview on 20/20 (1978).
23 People always ask me 'Were you funny as a child?' Well, I was an accountant.
24 I'm a lesbian, an Aquarian, and a vegetarian.

#Trademark
1 Blue eyes
2 Blonde hair, often short
3 Quick comedic pauses
4 Often wears pants
5 Blue sneakers

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