TV Show Host
Ellen DeGeneres who is born on January 26, 1958 in Metairie, LA is a famous TV Show Host. The age of Ellen DeGeneres is 58 year old. The birth sign of Ellen DeGeneres is Aquarius.
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Ellen is a professional artist in the field of comedy. She struggled hard to reach fame and it happened when her day time talk show in 2003, Ellen: The Ellen De Generes Show made a commercial success on TV. It also brought her Emmy Award for its Outstanding Talk Show. Alongside, she hosted many awards shows including 1996 and 1997 Grammy Awards and also 2001 and 2005 Emmy Awards. In 2014, again she hosted the Oscars. Recently, she did a voice-over job as Dory for animated movie, “Finding Dory” (2016) and presently is working as executive producer of “Little Big Shots”(2016).
Among her latest is her 2016, Daytime Emmy Award for its Outstanding Interactive Media- Enhancement to a Daytime Program or Series.
She was dating Anne Heche but broke up in 2000 after three years of relationship. Later she was with Alexandra Hedison again ended after four years in 2004. In 2008, she got married to Portia de Rossi.
She used to smoke a lot and quit it using the Allen Carr method as was having trouble quitting it.
Daughter of Betty DeGeneres and Elliott Everett De Generes was born in Metairie, Louisiana. She witnessed her parents divorce at 16. She was moved to Atlanta as her mother remarried. She attended Atlanta High School and University of New Orleans. Before fame she went on various jobs like making bones at clubs and coffeehouses. She got her first break in 1981 with emcee Clyde’s Comedy Club.
She gave a commencement speech at Tulane University in New Orleans around May 2009.