After 19 seasons, Ellen DeGeneres introduced that she is asking it quits.
DeGeneres, 63, claims that the choice is unrelated to the recent toxic workplace allegations and drop in sponsors and scores.
Whereas there have been many allegations of DeGeneres’ stunning off-air demeanor, there have additionally been many stunning on-air moments.
From being caught in a lie by an unwavering Dakota Johnson to being referred to as “a b – – ch” by Cher, greater than three,000 episodes of the present have offered many stunning and awkward moments on tv.
1. Dakota Johnson
One of the crucial cringe-worthy moments on the present was between Dakota Johnson, 31, and DeGeneres in 2019.
The host started the interview by wishing Johnson a contented belated birthday and teasing that Johnson had not invited her to the birthday celebration. Johnson awkwardly replied that she initially didn’t know that DeGeneres appreciated her, however shortly corrected the host that she had been invited however didn’t attend the celebration.
DeGeneres stored pushing that she had not been invited till Johnson challenged her to “ask all people” forcing the crew to leap in confirming that DeGeneres had in actual fact been invited to the celebration however was out of city.
DeGeneres lastly provides in joking “Oh yeah I had that factor. [The party] was most likely in Malibu, that’s too far for me to go to.”
2. “Ellen Jail“
DeGeneres is thought for interacting together with her viewers, however generally she has taken it too far.
For one in all her dwell tapings, DeGeneres set up a camera to secretly record her guests as they were offered free merchandise earlier than the present. The swag was clearly labeled “just one per particular person,” however some visitors determined to get somewhat grasping.
One crowd member named Nancy was singled out by DeGeneres when the host confirmed the footage of her sneaking a number of gadgets from the desk. When the visitor is confronted on the air, she says that the additional items had been for her sister who was unable to come back to the present.
DeGeneres fires again that lots of sisters had been unable to attend and proceeded to place Nancy in “Ellen Jail,” seating her in a steel chair in a separate nook of the stage.
three. Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift’s love life has been a degree of competition since she first broke onto the music scene when she was a teen. Swift, 31, has made many appearances on “Ellen” over time and every time, the host grills her about her courting life.
In 2012, Swift appeared with Zac Efron and performed a parody of “Pumped Up Kicks” with the pair singing, “Each time I’m on this present it’s actually bizarre, actually bizarre all due to Ellen.”
The following time Swift came onto the show, DeGeneres continued to query the musician on her previous boyfriends clearly upsetting her. Swift finally breaks down, nearly in tears, begging DeGeneres to cease.
“This makes me really feel so unhealthy about myself each time I come up right here you place a special dude up there on the display screen and it actually simply makes me query what I stand for as a human being,” the singer stated.
four. Celine Dion
“It looks like you’re busy with one thing, ‘trigger you’re forgetting to chop your son’s hair,” DeGeneres joked.
“Have a look at him. He’s stunning, however have a look at his hair,” she added. “When are you going to chop that hair?”
These feedback despatched Dion right into a defensive rant about motherhood and being within the limelight saying, “No matter I’ll do, I gained’t please everybody.”
5. Nicole Kidman
Nevertheless, Kidman, 53, was very clearly not impressed together with her feedback or cooking. All through the section, Kidman continued to dramatically roll her eyes on the superstar chef’s tried jokes.
On the finish of the bit when Kidman and DeGeneres lastly received to attempt the meals, Kidman commented that “it’s somewhat powerful,” inflicting DeGeneres to burst out laughing.
De Laurentiis was placed on the defensive saying, “Nicole, it’s been sitting out for like 5 hours!”
6. Kanye West
Kanye West is thought for his wild tweets and random rants — one in all which stalled “The Ellen Present” for eight minutes in 2016.
DeGeneres requested the rapper if he regrets any of his previous tweets, spurring West, 43, to go off on a non-stop rant about his upbringing, his goals for the nation and why he acts the best way he does whereas fidgeting in his automobile.
The host finally gave up on making an attempt to chop in and achieve management of the interview till West ended his outburst by saying, “I’m sorry day time tv. I’m sorry for the realness.”
7. Katy Perry
After 18 years, DeGeneres has had lots of of visitors on her present, and it’s clear that she isn’t capable of sustain with all of them.
When Katy Perry, 36, got here on the present, DeGeneres tried to play a recreation referred to as “Will You Perry Me?” in 2017.
Perry shortly quipped, “Do I’ve to get married … once more?” DeGeneres embarrassingly responded, “You weren’t married.”
Perry then needed to remind the host that not solely did she have an sad marriage to Russell Model, however DeGeneres gave her wedding ceremony presents on the present.
“Cool, cool, cool, cool, cool,” Perry awkwardly replied making an attempt to get previous the second.
DeGeneres insisted, “That’ll be reduce out” however Perry replied, “Yeah proper.”
In some segments, DeGeneres takes her superstar visitor out in public working to embarrass them in numerous social settings. The host took Cher, 74, to a hair salon in 2018 to fashion some visitors’ hair and fiddle.
Whereas the 2 playfully went backwards and forwards preventing with the blow dryers and teasing one another, DeGeneres finally took it too far.
Referring to the ladies getting their hair completed, DeGeneres claims, “They know me higher than they know you.”
Taking within the impolite remark Cher replies, “You’re such a b – – ch.”