Ellen DeGeneres Celebrity

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Championed by late-night TV legend Johnny Carson, DeGeneres initially came to prominence as a stand-up comedian, making numerous appearances on The Tonight Show┬áin the 1980s before landing her own eponymous sitcom in 1994. Although there was a lot of gossi… (more)

Birth Name: Ellen Lee DeGeneres

Birth Place: New Orleans, LA

Birthday: January 26, 1958, Aquarius

Profession: Talk-show host, Actor, Writer, Comedian

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Ellen DeGeneres Photos

  • Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi - 41st Annual People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California, January 7, 2015
    Photo By: Kyle Rover/startraksphoto.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi - 2012 Teen Choice Awards in Universal City, California, July 22, 2012
    Photo By: Jason Merritt/Getty Images
  • Ellen Degeneres and Portia de Rossi - The Yes! On Prop 2 Party in Los Angeles, September 28, 2008
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres - The 19th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, April 25, 2008
    Photo By: Michael Caulfield/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi - The 59th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, September 16, 2007
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres and Stephen Colbert - The 59th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, September 16, 2007
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
  • Wyclef Jean, Kanye West, Portia de Rossi and Ellen Degeneres - The 49th Annual Grammy Awards, February 11, 2007
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi - The 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, January 29, 2006
    Photo By: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi - The 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, January 29, 2006
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The 32nd Annual People's Choice Awards, January 10, 2006
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The 57th Annual Emmy Awards, September 18, 2005
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres - Cartier Celebrates 25 Years in Beverly Hills in Honor of Project A.L.S., May 9, 2005
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, February 5, 2005
    Photo By: Micheal Caulfield/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres and Sean Hayes - The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards, January 9, 2005
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Mike Myers with presenter Ellen DeGeneres - The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards, January 9, 2005
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards, January 9, 2005
    Photo By: Michael Caulfield/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The VH1 Big in '04 Awards, December 1, 2004
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Ellen Degeneres - Ms. Magazine Celebrates Kathy Najimy as one of its "2004 Women of The Year", November 29, 2004
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
  • Kirsten Dunst and Ellen Degeneres - The 2004 MTV Movie Awards, June 5, 2004
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - Ladies' Home Journal "Funny Ladies We Love" issue party, February 18, 2004
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The 2003 Hollywood Awards Gala Ceremony, October 20, 2003
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The "Finding Nemo" Los Angeles premiere, May 18, 2003
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Ellen DeGeneres - The 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, November 4, 2001
    Photo By: Michael Caulfield/WireImage
  • So You Think You Can Dance - Season 7 - Ellen DeGeneres
    Photo By: Frank Micelotta/Fox
  • So You Think You Can Dance - Season 7 - Twitch Boss and Ellen DeGeneres
    Photo By: Frank Micelotta/Fox
  • American Idol Gives Back - Season 9 - Ellen DeGeneres and David Arquette visit a "Feeding America'" local food bank
    Photo By: Ray Mickshaw/Fox
  • American Idol - Season 9 - Ellen DeGeneres, Randy Jackson, Kara DioGuardi and Simon Cowell
    Photo By: Michael Becker/Fox
  • American Idol - Season 9 - Judges Simon Cowell, Ellen DeGeneres, Kara DioGuardi and Randy Jackson
    Photo By: Michael Becker/Fox
  • American Idol - Season 9 - Randy Jackson, Kara DioGuardi, Ryan Seacrest, Ellen DeGeneres and Simon Cowell
    Photo By: Michael Becker/Fox
  • American Idol - Season 9 - Ellen Degeneres
    Photo By: Michael Becker/Fox
  • Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres - The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, August 30, 2009
    Photo By: Alberto E. Rodriguez/WireImage.com
  • The Bachelorette - Season 4 - DeAnna takes the contestants to meet her good friend Ellen DeGeneres
    Photo By: Michael Roxman/Warner Bros.
  • Academy Awards - Ellen DeGeneres is set to host the 79th Academy Awards telecast, February 25, 2007
    Photo By: Andrew Eccles/ABC
  • Academy Awards -- Ellen DeGeneres is set to host the 79th Academy Awards telecast, February 25, 2007
    Photo By: Andrew Eccles/ABC
  • Academy Awards - Ellen DeGeneres is set to host the 79th Academy Awards telecast, February 25, 2007
    Photo By: Andrew Eccles/ABC
  • Academy Awards - Ellen DeGeneres is set to host the 79th Academy Awards telecast, February 25, 2007
    Photo By: Andrew Eccles/ABC
  • Academy Awards - Ellen DeGeneres is set to host the 79th Academy Awards telecast, February 25, 2007
    Photo By: Andrew Eccles/ABC
  • The Barbara Walters Special - Oscar host, Ellen DeGeneres with Barbara Walters
    Photo By: Craig Sjodin/ABC
  • Joey - Matt Leblanc and Ellen DeGeneres
    Photo By: Paul Drinkwater/NBC

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