Chrissy Teigen Doesn’t Know Jack About John Legend

Cate Blanchett and Ellen Answer Ellen’s Burning Questions

[music playing] We are back with Cate Blanchett, and today we are both in the hot seat to answer my burning questions. There’s nothing really to explain. This is really hard for me. Your first celebrity crush. [ding] John Cusack. [whistling] It was– [ding] Jane Fonda. No, it was Bjorn Borg. [ding] Remember the tennis […]

Jennifer Lopez Gave Up Carbs & Sugar to Prep for Her Role as a Stripper

You still must be exhausted from Sunday night. I am. Yeah, I am. Just the whole, like, ramp up to it was like, oh, god. Yeah. Yeah. But it was great. It was great. It was a lot of– A-Rod looked like he was– he looked like he had never seen a rehearsal of that. […]

Lily Tomlin Explains Why She Turned Down Coming Out on Time Magazine

You met before– obviously, 9 to 5– but when did you meet? Met her in about ’78, ’79– an AA meeting, I think it was. Right? And she was, you know– alcoholics are so funny. She was really funny. No, I saw her at a show called Appearing Nightly, and I was gobsmacked. I just […]

Billie Eilish Gets Candid About Tourette Syndrome

We’re back with Billie Eilish. And so you’ve got huge– I mean, like you’ve got fans that are Julia Roberts, Sam Smith, Thom Yorke. Dave Grohl is here. He’s a huge fan of yours. You know, I mean, like you have major people that are fans of yours. It’s unreal. It’s crazy because, like, I […]

The Incomparable Joaquin Phoenix

– How are you doing, Joaquin? – Just great. – Yeah, just great? I know you love doing talk shows, so thank you for being– – This is my Styr– packing peanuts. – Yeah. [chuckles] – Yes. – This is your Styrofoam? – Hey, you said it. – I said it. I can say it […]

Ashley or Mary-Kate?

– THERE’S SOMETHING ON BUZZFEED THAT SAYS THAT TWINS HATE CERTAIN THINGS THAT PEOPLE SAY TO YOU. THERE–‘CAUSE PEOPLE MUST SAY THE SAME THING ALL THE TIME. WHICH IS WHAT? – WELL, FOR US, I THINK IT’S MORE LIKE, “ARE YOU MARY OR KATE?” [laughter] OR, “ARE YOU MARY KATE AND ASHLEY?” – OH, WAIT– […]

Extended Cut – Ellen Gives a Deserving Family the Single Biggest Gift Ever!

Earlier in the show, I told you we had the biggest surprise we have ever done for one family. And when I say it’s big, it is big. We met the Daniels family last November when they entered a contest to sit in our Skybox for the 12 Days of Giveaways. After the show, we […]

Bill Gates Chats with Ellen for the First Time

I am so happy to have you here. This is the first time having you on, so thanks. So I know you were nervous about the entrance. I think people feel like they’re supposed to dance. And I was really surprised because I was here earlier today for your rehearsal and then you abandoned it. […]