A mix of celebrity interviews, musical performers, audience participation games, and segments spotlighting real people with extraordinary stories and talents, hosted by comedienne Ellen DeGeneres.
Did You Know?
As of 2016, Heads Up!, Never Have I ever, learning Accents, True or False, are some of the games Ellen plays with her guests. What's in the box?, Let's make a trade, blindfolded musical chairs,Fast Fingers of Fate, Epic or Fail, are some of the games she has audience members play. See more
Ellen states the purpose of her show is to promote equality, acceptance and love, however occasionally she employs Chippendale dancers to entertain her guests and the audience. Chippendale dancers have been criticized because they exploit, degrade and humiliate men. See more
[During her stand-up routine
You know how you always expect someone to think the same as you and then your like, really shocked when they don't? Like when it's a cold day and you turn to the person next to you and say, 'Its so cold, aren't you cold?' and then they say 'no.' It's kinda like, 'what, are you a communist?'