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Kristen Bell Gets 'Naked And Afraid' On Ellen

April 18th, 2014 7:04pm EDT
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Kristen Bell shared her love of Discovery Channel reality series "Naked And Afraid" during an appearance on Ellen DeGeneres' talk show on Friday.

"It's the best -- the best!" Kristen exclaims when Ellen brings up the show.

"For 21 days it's a man and a woman, and in the middle of nowhere, and my favorite thing about the show is... because it's in the middle of nowhere they always hire a local to drop them off."

Bell adds that she loves the look on the faces of the locals when it's time for the two survivors to leave all their belongings behind.

"And then [the local watches] this America...
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Bradley Cooper Went Commando At The White House

February 18th, 2014 2:03pm EST
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Bradley Cooper's recent weight gain had him going sans underwear for a recent visit to the White House.

Cooper has packed on 15 pounds to play a Navy SEAL in the upcoming film "American Sniper," and his new figure left no room for any clothing under his pants.

He said on the Ellen DeGeneres Show, "Nothing fits me anymore - these pants barely fit me. So I wear the tuxedo that I wore to the Golden Globes.

"I'm getting dressed 10 minutes before I have to go and literally the pants go up to here," Cooper said while miming trying to put pants on above his thighs.

He continues, "I Just star...
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'Ellen DeGeneres Show' Will Be First Daytime Talk Show To Air In China

January 22nd, 2014 9:33am EST
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"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" will be the first U.S. program of its kind to air in China. The series debuted stateside in 2003.

Warner Bros., which distributes the show in the United States, has partnered with China's leading online video service provider, Sohu Video, to broadcast the daytime talk show.

Even though Chinese media officials are often strict with western programming aired in the country, president of Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution Jeffrey Schlesinger believes DeGeneres' show is family-friendly enough to appeal to many viewers in China.

He said in a statement: "...
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Colin Farrell: My Last Romantic Relationship Was With Elizabeth Taylor

December 17th, 2013 10:11am EST
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Irish heart throb Colin Farrell says he hasn’t had a romantic relationship since the death of Elizabeth Taylor.

Farrell revealed to Ellen DeGeneres on her talk show he met Taylor’s manager at Cedars Sinai Hospital in 2009. Farrell was there for the birth of his youngest son and Taylor was having a stint placed in her heart.

Related: Star-Studded Saving Mr. Banks Premiere Includes Colin Farrell, Tom Hanks, More Celebs

Farrell seized the once-in-a-lifetime chance, telling Ellen, "I said, 'Will you tell her I said hello? She probably won't know who I am,'" he recalled of running into her ma...
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Lady Gaga Fell For Taylor Kinney On 'You And I' Video Shoot

November 24th, 2013 5:03pm EST
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International pop sensation Lady Gaga fell for her boyfriend Taylor Kinney when he planted an unscripted kiss on her lips during a video shoot.

The couple met while playing lovers in the promo for the singer's 2011 single You and I, and began dating soon afterwards. Gaga has now revealed she knew romance was in the air when Kinney stole a kiss from her on set.

In an interview with Ellen DeGeneres, which will air on Monday, she says, "He's a hidden weirdo. He is extremely strange, actually, and we complement each other's weirdness... That's actually one of the first things he ever said t...
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Ellen DeGeneres Mourning The Death Of 13-Year-Old YouTube Star Talia Castellano

July 16th, 2013 11:17pm EDT
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Ellen DeGeneres is mourning the death of 13-year-old YouTube sensation Talia Castellano, who lost her battle with cancer on Tuesday.

The teen shot to fame thanks to the video site, which she used to post numerous make-up tutorials. Her videos have amassed over 15 million hits, and DeGeneres had her guest star on her show a few times. She was even able to get her story in front of make-up giant CoverGirl, and they made her an honorary CoverGirl and gave her her own ad.

"We are honored to have known Talia and grateful for all the ways she showed us what true beauty means," CoverGirl Vice Pr...
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Jennifer Aniston Has Mini 'Friends' Reunion During Her Co-Hosting Gig On 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'

May 23rd, 2013 10:52am EDT
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Like most of the world, talk show host Ellen DeGeneres really wants to see a Friends reunion.

The comedienne staged a semi-reunion on her show Wednesday, getting half of the gang back together for a hilarious skit.

Jennifer Aniston, who co-hosted the show with Ellen, Courteney Cox and Matthew Perry were all in on the fun.

Aniston start by showing up at Perry's house to ask him for advice on co-hosting the show, which Perry co-hosted last week, and he tells her it's inappropriate to show up at someone's house at 8:00 a.m.

Aniston references their old show, saying that they "used to walk ...
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Jennifer Love Hewitt Busts Out Of Strapless Dress On 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'

April 20th, 2013 6:38pm EDT
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Jennifer Love Hewitt left little to the imagination when she made a guest appearance on Ellen DeGeneres's talk show on Thursday. The star wore a very low cut black dress that showed off her best assets.

The Client List star knew her outfit would end up being a hot topic as she giggled her way across the stage after being announced.

"Were you just sewing your dress?" Ellen joked. "Did you run out of time? Or what's happening?"

J-Love responded, "No, it's the design,but it's a little wowzer. Sorry about it. I didn't have a lot of time."

Go On star Matthew Perry, who was co-hosting the sho...
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Ellen DeGeneres Postpones Her Trip Down Under

March 15th, 2013 12:39pm EDT
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Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has delayed her long-awaited trip to Australia due to illness.

DeGeneres was expected to arrive in Sydney over the weekend with her partner Portia de Rossi to shoot her show Down Under, but she has been forced to delay the journey as she is battling a bout of influenza.

Bosses at Warner Bros., the production company behind The Ellen DeGeneres Show, have confirmed the TV star will now travel to Sydney next week once she has recovered from her illness.

In a statement, they said, "The Ellen DeGeneres Show will delay its arrival into Australia by a few days ...
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Inside Bethenny Frankel's Michigan Avenue Magazine Cover Story

June 5th, 2012 12:27pm EDT
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Yes, Starpulse has an exclusive preview into Michigan Avenue Magazine’s Summer issue with Bravo reality star, author and soon-to-be new TV talk show host, Bethenny Frankel!

In her cover story, the celebrity chef and mom dishes on her first experience living in Chicago years ago, her love for her now talk show peer Ellen Degeneres and how they compare (“Ellen is not remotely as inappropriate as I am”) her relationship with her former role model, Martha Stewart and her real thoughts on reality TV. The former Real Housewife of New York also discusses being a mom and what she wants to do on he...
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Five Fun Facts about 2012 Mark Twain Prize Winner Ellen DeGeneres

May 17th, 2012 1:00pm EDT
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This week it was announced that comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is the 2012 recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The honor goes to people “who have had an impact on American society in ways similar to the distinguished 19th-century novelist and essayist Samuel Clemens”. While her talk show was always popular, DeGeneres went from being a stand-up comedian to being America’s favorite daytime host after Oprah Winfrey gave up her daytime show. Today we visit five fun facts about America’s unlikely sweetheart.

1) Television didn’t always mean success for her. He...
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Family Ate Chips & Drank Soda While Watching Hilary Duff Give Birth

May 12th, 2012 1:00pm EDT
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New mom Hilary Duff has opened up about her surprisingly "easy" delivery, joking her whole family came to the hospital with snacks and soda in hand to watch the "show."

The singer/actress welcomed her first child, a son named Luca Cruz, with hockey star husband Mike Comrie on March 20 and Duff admits her journey to becoming a mother has been an "amazing ride".

In an interview on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," she said, "It (the birthing process) was very easy. I went into labor at about one in the morning and I very calmly had my bags packed and woke my husband up after about three hours of ...
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Eva Mendes Giggles For Ryan Gosling

May 7th, 2012 6:47pm EDT
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Eva Mendes' appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show aired earlier today and everyone can't stop buzzing about it. During her interview the actress spoke on her famiy's quirky tradition of wearing pjs at some of their parties, leading to Ellen gifting her with a huge bag of onesies.

The highlight of the interview though, was when Ellen mentioned Ryan Gosling’s name, which caused Eva to go completely into school girl mode, blushing and giggling excessively.

And the talk show host didn't stop there, she continued to make the The Place Beyond the Pines star blush and giggle, by bringing out ...
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Ellen DeGeneres Narrates The Audiobook Version Of Best-seller 'Fifty Shades Of Grey'

April 27th, 2012 11:19am EDT
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If you haven't heard of "Fifty Shades of Grey" yet, ask a friend about it because chances are someone you know is reading E L James' hit erotic novel, which is proving to be this year's hottest (in more ways than one) read.

The book and its two sequels (it's a trilogy), "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Fifty Shades Freed", are currently the top three selling novels on Amazon.com, and have everyone talking, namely because the books are written with very explicit sex scenes and lots of naughty language.

So who better to narrate the audiobook than Ellen Degeneres?

In a hilarious clip from her sho...
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Giant Banana Scares Megan Fox (Video)

March 9th, 2012 8:23am EST
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Megan Fox almost jumped out of her skin when she was pranked during a TV appearance on Wednesday.

The actress was getting interviewed on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" when she was asked about her early, pre-fame jobs.

Fox revealed she once worked in a smoothie shop where she had to dress up as a banana. As the star recalled the humiliating fruity task, one of DeGeneres' staff members crept up behind her dressed as a giant banana.

Startled Fox yelped, "Jesus!" as the creepy banana surprised her.

The actress is promoting her upcoming film "Friends With Kids."
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Taylor Swift Celebrated Valentine's Day With A 'Pathetic Single Girls Party'

February 22nd, 2012 9:20am EST
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Taylor Swift spent her Valentine's Day hosting a "pathetic single girls party" with her close friends.

The hitmaker, who has previously dated Joe Jonas, Taylor Lautner and Jake Gyllenhaal, decided to mark the lovers' holiday by gathering her pals so none of them were lonely on the most romantic day of the year.

Swift tells talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, "I actually had a pathetic single girls party. It was cool. That's actually what it was called. (We) just ate whatever we wanted and danced. We made these little profile cards about why we're single."

But that doesn't mean the singer isn...
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Taylor Swift Taught Zac Efron How To Play Guitar

February 21st, 2012 8:36am EST
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Zac Efron can now add guitar player to his resume after receiving lessons from country star Taylor Swift.

The High School Musical hunk bonded with Swift after they both loaned their voices to new animated movie The Lorax, and the Love Story hit-maker was more than happy to pass on her best musical tips.

Efron tells the Los Angeles Times, "She's a great teacher. In the past, everyone who has tried to teach me guitar starts with music theory and stuff like that. I tend to just doze off after a little while. She went straight into songs."

"She taught me, like, four chords, and I'm alread...
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Dierks Bentley Donates $50,000 To Injured Soldier

February 16th, 2012 3:39pm EST
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Country star Dierks Bentley made one wounded soldier's dreams come true by handing him a $50,000 check to help support his struggling family.

Sergeant Chad Sparks was serving in Afghanistan when he lost a finger in a freak accident aboard his military tank.

He returned home to his wife and one-year-old daughter but struggled to find work, and the pair had to sell off furniture, appliances and personal items to make ends meet.

Touched by the veteran's story, the Long Trip Alone hit-maker dropped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Wednesday to meet the awe-struck couple and present the Spar...
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Kristen Bell Really, Really Loves Sloths

February 1st, 2012 8:48am EST
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Kristen Bell fought back tears on TV on Tuesday when chat show host Ellen DeGeneres fooled her into thinking she was about to meet a sloth.

The star told DeGeneres all about a recent meltdown when fiance Dax Shepard hired a sloth for her birthday party.

She revealed she was so overcome with emotion at the thought of coming face to face with her favorite animal, she suffered a panic attack.

Bell even showed DeGeneres home video footage shot by Shepard of the moment she realized she'd be sharing her party with a sloth - she started sobbing uncontrollably out of sheer excitement.

And the a...
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Adam Lambert Says His Christmas Arrest Was A 'Wake-Up Call'

January 20th, 2012 10:45am EST
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Rocker Adam Lambert has addressed his Christmas bust-up with boyfriend Sauli Koskinen for the first time on TV, insisting their behavior was "childish".

The singer and his partner were arrested in Helsinki, Finland on December 22nd following a fight at a gay club. The couple was questioned by police and released hours later.

Lambert has since laughed off the incident via a series of Twitter.com posts, and on Thursday, he opened up further about the incident during an appearance on Ellen DeGeneres' daytime program.

With his Finnish boyfriend in the audience, Lambert said, "Relationship...
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Steven Tyler Fell For Fiancee After Kinky Bedroom Act

January 18th, 2012 9:30am EST
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Aerosmith legend Steven Tyler knew he wanted to marry his new fiancee when she tied him up with an "old-fashioned" headband during their first bedroom encounter.

The rocker proposed to his longtime girlfriend Erin Brady on Christmas Day during a romantic vacation in Hawaii, and he has gushed about his future wife in recent interviews.

He has now opened up about the moment he knew she was the woman for him, telling TV host Ellen DeGeneres he fell for her during a kinky moment in the bedroom.

He tells the presenter, "She had on this hair band on around her head. She looked really old-fashi...
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Profits From Paris Jackson's First Film To Benefit Schools

December 16th, 2011 8:51am EST
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Half the profits of Paris Jackson's movie debut will help schools fund arts and sports projects.

The actress daughter of the late Michael Jackson will make her film debut in "Lundon's Bridge and The Three Keys," and the teenager admits she signed up for the project when she learned it would benefit kids just like her.

Making her first solo TV interview appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Thursday, she explained, "Fifty percent of the profits... they go back to schools. I know there are a lot of schools that aren't as fortunate as my school - and even my school is struggling with a...
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Lindsay Lohan Misses Flight & Playboy Reveal On 'Ellen DeGeneres Show'

December 14th, 2011 8:50am EST
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Lindsay Lohan's big Playboy reveal was scrapped after the actress missed her flight back to Los Angeles from Hawaii.

The actress was scheduled to officially launch her new nude spread in the men's magazine on the "Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Wednesday - but she missed the taping on Tuesday.

The Lohan interview was still billed during the East Coast broadcast of Ellen's, show but a representative for the comedienne confirmed that Lohan cancelled the promotional appearance after missing her flight.

The actress was hoping to show exclusive images from the saucy new shoot, which appears in the ...
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Stevie Wonder To Compete On 'Dancing With The Stars'

December 1st, 2011 10:00am EST
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Blind soul legend Stevie Wonder is losing weight so he can look good while competing on TV show "Dancing With The Stars."

The singer insists he's deadly serious about showing off his dancefloor moves on the show.

Announcing the news on Wednesday's Ellen DeGeneres Show, Wonder said, "I'm losing weight. When I get to where I feel like I'm gonna look good enough for what I wanna do I'll do that."

He'll be the first blind celebrity to dance on the show but not the first with a major disability - deaf actress Marlee Matlin and her partner Fabian Sanchez finished seventh in the contest in 2008...
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Katy Perry: 'I Would Love To Have Children'

November 11th, 2011 2:01pm EST
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Not only does Katy Perry want kids with Russell Brand, but she wouldn't mind having more than one!

Katy was on the Ellen DeGeneres Show, and she was asked if she had baby plans following her California Dreams Tour.

She said, "I would love to have children. I think that's one of the reasons you get married, and especially to the person that you marry. You think, 'Hmmm, that person is going to be a good partner, a good parent.' But I'm not sure it's yet. We'll see, you know?"

She then joked, "If it doesn't hurt the first time, I'll keep popping them out."

As for busy schedules keeping the...
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Hilary Duff: 'It's A Boy!'

October 14th, 2011 3:00pm EDT
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Spoiler alert! While some celebrities prefer to be coy about the gender of their expected newborn, Hilary Duff was all-too happy to reveal on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that she's having a boy.

The 24 year-old said on the daytime talk show, "I haven't told anyone yet. I wanted to tell you first. I just found out. It's a boy! I had a feeling it was a boy the whole time." She also revealed she's about four months along in her pregnancy.

She said that the experience of being pregnant is "kind of like a little alien has taken over your body. You just don't quite feel normal. But it's cool."

Hi...
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Nicki Minaj Surprises Little Girl Who Became Internet Sensation For Covering Her Hit 'Super Bass' (Video)

October 12th, 2011 8:35pm EDT
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Nicki Minaj made a special visit to comedienne Ellen DeGeneres' show on Tuesday to surprise two little girls who have become YouTube.com sensations by performing her song "Super Bass."

Eight-year-old Sophia and her five-year-old cousin Rosie, from Essex, England, have become Internet sensations after their video performance picked up over six million views and Minaj, who tweeted the link to the footage of the adorable duo to her Twitter.com followers, was so impressed she agreed to meet them on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

But no one told the girls, who were left stunned when the star walked...
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Ellen DeGeneres 'Fine' After Suffering Chest Pains

September 27th, 2011 8:23am EDT
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Ellen DeGeneres was caught up in a health scare on Monday after suffering chest pains during a production meeting.

The comedienne was planning ahead for her hit daytime talk show on the Warner Brothers lot in Los Angeles when she started complaining of problems.

TMZ.com reports the Burbank Fire Department dispatched a crew to the scene just before noon local time and DeGeneres was checked out by paramedics.

Feeling fine hours after the medical emergency, DeGeneres sent a statement to WENN, revealing the problems started at home on Sunday night.

She writes, "I woke up in the middle of th...
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Kelly Clarkson Has A Crush On Kyle Chandler

September 24th, 2011 10:30am EDT
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Kelly Clarkson has fallen for Emmy Award winner Kyle Chandler after reading all about the actor in a recent Men's Journal magazine.

The singer tweeted a photo of the cover of the men's publication after reading all about Chandler before a doctor's appointment and asked followers for more information about the "Friday Night Lights" star, but she now accepts a romance is not meant to be.

She explains, "I found out he was married, so I can't stalk him now. He's hot... They don't make 'em like that anymore."

Appearing on the Ellen DeGeneres Show on Thursday, Clarkson had a special message fo...
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Wanda Sykes: 'I Had A Double Masectomy'

September 23rd, 2011 2:00pm EDT
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In an Ellen Degeneres Show interview set to air Monday, Wanda Sykes revealed that she found out she had breast cancer when she went into surgery for breast reduction.

She joked, "I had real big boobs and I just got tired of knocking over stuff." After her reduction, lab work by doctors revealed that she had early stage breast cancer. Instead of going in for regular check-ups, Sykes opted for complete breast removal so the cancer would not spread.

"I had the choice of, you can go back every three months and get it checked. Have a mammogram, MRI every three months just to see what it's doin...
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