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Ellen DeGeneres

Emmy-winning talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres was born in Metairie, Louisiana, a suburb of New Orleans. Her father, insurance salesman Elliot De Generes and her mother, a real-estate agent, were divorced when she was 16 years old. Her mother remarried, and her new husband, salesman Roy Gruessendorf, moved the family (which included Ellen's brother) ...

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Jan 26, 1958 In Metairie, Louisiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Comedy Tonight
Latest Project:
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Harrison Ford 2016-03-06

Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 70 wins & 58 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Oscars
Poster of The 79th Annual Academy Awards
Poster of Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Poster of Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now
Movie Couple Time Unknown 2017
Series A French Guy Named Saba Unknown 2017
Series So You Think You Can Dance Unknown 2017
Series Little Big Shots Unknown 2016
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Harrison Ford Unknown 2016-03-06
Movie The 42nd Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2016
Series BNow! Unknown 2016
Movie Finding Dory Unknown 2016
Movie 20 Moments That Rocked Comedy Unknown 2015
Series Els dies clau Unknown 2015
Series Inside Comedy Unknown 2015
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Series Xuxa Meneghel Unknown 2015
Series Fox Files Unknown 2015
Movie Teen Choice Awards 2015 Unknown 2015
Movie Unity Unknown 2015
Series One Big Happy Unknown 2015
Movie The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2015
Series Repeat After Me Unknown 2015
Series Going There with Ana Gasteyer Unknown 2015
Series Ellen's Design Challenge Unknown 2015
Movie Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour Live Herself 2015-12-20
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2014-03-02
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Series Kevin Nealon's Laugh Lessons Unknown 2014
Series Mike & Mike Unknown 2014
Movie Howard Stern Birthday Bash Unknown 2014
Series Programa da Sabrina Unknown 2014
Movie Miss Representation Unknown 2014-04-15
Movie The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2014
Movie Justin Bieber's Believe Unknown 2013
Movie What You See Here Stays Here Unknown 2013
Movie The Out List Unknown 2013
Movie Radio Disney Music Awards Unknown 2013
Movie 16th Annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor: Carol Burnett Unknown 2013
Movie Betty White's 2nd Annual 90th Birthday Unknown 2013
Movie The 39th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2013-01-09
Series 1002 Momentos de la tele Unknown 2013
Series Makers: Women Who Make America Unknown 2013-02-26
Movie The 55th Annual Grammy Awards Unknown 2013-02-09
Movie I Am Britney Jean Unknown 2013
Series Steve Harvey Unknown 2012-09-04
Series Bethenny Unknown 2012-06-11
Movie Katy Perry: Part of Me Unknown 2012
Movie Teen Choice Awards 2012 Unknown 2012
Movie The Mark Twain Prize: Ellen DeGeneres Unknown 2012
Movie The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2012-09-23
Movie The 26th Annual Genesis Awards Unknown 2012
Series Oprah's Master Class Unknown 2012-01-08
Movie Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl Unknown 2012
Movie Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Unknown 2012
Series Magpakailanman Unknown 2012
Movie The 38th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2012
Series MAKERS: Women Who Make America Video Archive Unknown 2012
Series Kitchen Cousins Unknown 2012
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 2012
Movie The Smart One Unknown 2012
Movie Unite for Japan Unknown 2011-04-28
Movie A Decade of Difference: A Concert Celebrating 10 Years of the William J. Clinton Foundation Unknown 2011
Series 7 Minutes in Heaven Unknown 2011
Movie Music Builds: The CMT Disaster Relief Concert Unknown 2011
Movie Meeting Ellen Unknown 2011
Movie The 2011 Comedy Awards Unknown 2011-04-10
Movie The Undefeated Herself - Interviewing Sharon Osborne 2011-07-15
Movie Teen Choice Awards 2010 Unknown 2010-08-09
Movie Christmas in Washington Unknown 2010
Movie MTV Video Music Awards 2010 Unknown 2010-09-12
Series Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Movie The 36th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2010-01-06
Movie Alzheimer's Foundation of America Together for Care Telethon Unknown 2010
Series The Hour Unknown 2010
Movie Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief Unknown 2010-01-22
Series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Unknown 2010
Series You've Got... Unknown 2010
Movie Ellen's Somewhat Special Special Unknown 2010
Series Lopez Tonight Unknown 2009-11-01
Movie The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2009
Movie The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards Herself 2009-01-07
Movie Michel Gondry 2: More Videos (Before and After DVD 1) Herself 2009-04-14
Movie Australia Unites: The Victorian Bushfire Appeal Unknown 2009
Movie The Teen Choice Awards 2009 Unknown 2009
Movie 23rd Annual Genesis Awards Unknown 2009
Movie Ellen's Bigger, Longer & Wider Show Unknown 2009
Movie Live from the Red Carpet: The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2009
Movie Hype: The Obama Effect Unknown 2008
Movie Artists of the Roundtable Unknown 2008
Series Maalaala mo kaya Unknown 2008
Movie Ellen's Even Bigger Really Big Show Unknown 2008
Movie The 34th Annual People's Choice Awards Herself 2008-01-08
Movie The 80th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2008-02-24
Movie Stand Up to Cancer Unknown 2008
Movie 19th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Unknown 2008
Movie The 35th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2008
Series La tele de tu vida Unknown 2007
Series City Confidential Unknown 2007
Movie Forbes 20 Richest Women in Entertainment Unknown 2007
Movie The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2007
Movie Ellen's Really Big Show Unknown 2007
Movie La noche de los Oscar Unknown 2007
Movie The 33rd Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2007-01-09
Movie The 79th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Host 2007-02-25
Series Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Series Rachael Ray Unknown 2007-05-31
Movie The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2006
Movie The 32nd Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2006
Movie Comedy Club Shoot-Out: Vol. 1 Unknown 2006
Movie The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Host 2005-09-18
Movie Shelter from the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast Unknown 2005-09-09
Movie A Concert for Hurricane Relief Herself 2005-09-02
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Series Deal or No Deal Unknown 2005-12-19
Movie The 47th Annual Grammy Awards Unknown 2005
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2005
Movie In the Dog House Unknown 2005
Movie My Short Film Unknown 2005
Movie Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class Unknown 2005
Movie 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2005
Movie The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2005
Movie American Express Jam Sessions Unknown 2005
Movie The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2005
Movie When Stand-Up Comics Ruled the World Unknown 2004
Movie Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '04 Unknown 2004
Movie The 46th Annual Grammy Awards Unknown 2004
Movie The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2004
Movie VH1 Big in 04 Unknown 2004
Movie Funny Already: A History of Jewish Comedy Unknown 2004
Movie Who's Your Momma? Unknown 2004
Series Today Unknown 2004
Movie The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2004-09-19
Movie TV's Greatest Sidekicks Herself 2004-11-26
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie 101 Biggest Celebrity Oops Unknown 2004-03-02
Movie 2004 MTV Movie Awards Unknown 2004-06-10
Series Comedy Central Presents: 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time Unknown 2004-04-12
Series Joey Unknown 2004-09-09
Series The 100 Most Memorable TV Moments Unknown 2004-12-06
Series The 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2004
Movie MTV Bash: Carson Daly Unknown 2003
Series When I Was a Girl Unknown 2003
Series The Isaac Mizrahi Show Unknown 2003
Movie Finding Nemo Unknown 2003
Movie Totally Gay! Unknown 2003
Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie 101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment Unknown 2003-07-01
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Movie Finding Nemo Dory 2003-05-30
Series Heroes of Comedy: Women on Top Unknown 2003-03-01
Series The Bachelorette Unknown 2003-01-08
Movie Pauly Shore Is Dead Unknown 2003-01-01
Series Last Comic Standing Unknown 2003-06-10
Movie Great Women of Television Comedy Herself 2003
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie The 55th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2003
Series The Bernie Mac Show Unknown 2003
Movie Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now Unknown 2003
Movie Exploring the Reef Unknown 2003
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Series The Anna Nicole Show Unknown 2002-08-04
Movie Saturday Night Live Christmas 2002 Unknown 2002-12-17
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 2002
Movie VH1 Divas Las Vegas Herself - Host 2002-05-23
Movie The 28th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2002-01-13
Movie Who Is Alejandro Chomski? Unknown 2002
Movie The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2002
Movie The Laramie Project Unknown 2002
Series The Ellen Show Unknown 2001-09-24
Movie My VH1 Music Awards Unknown 2001
Series Six Feet Under Unknown 2001-06-03
Movie The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Unknown 2001
Movie On the Edge Unknown 2001-06-28
Series Primetime Glick Unknown 2001-06-20
Movie The 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2001
Movie Reaching Normal Unknown 2001
Movie Ellen De Generes: American Summer Documentary Unknown 2001
Movie Pantalones Unknown 2001
Movie Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning Unknown 2000
Movie If These Walls Could Talk 2 Unknown 2000-03-05
Movie My VH1 Music Awards Herself - Presenter 2000-11-30
Movie Women Rock! Girls and Guitars Unknown 2000
Movie Equality Rocks Unknown 2000
Movie The 2nd Annual 'A Home for the Holidays' Unknown 2000
Movie ABC 2000: The Millennium Unknown 1999-12-31
Movie 1999 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards Herself 1999-05-26
Movie Goodbye Lover Unknown 1999-04-16
Movie The Love Letter Unknown 1999
Movie Edtv Cynthia Topping 1999-03-26
Movie Influences: From Yesterday to Today Herself 1999
Movie Edtv: Caught in the Camera's Eye Herself 1999
Series Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie Doctor Dolittle Unknown 1998
Movie 1998 VH1 Fashion Awards Unknown 1998
Series Behind the Music Unknown 1998
Movie Women of the Net Unknown 1998
Series The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1998
Series The 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1998-01-18
Movie 1998 MTV Movie Awards Herself 1998
Series Hollywood Squares Unknown 1998-09-14
Series The Howard Stern Radio Show Unknown 1998-08-22
Movie The Real Ellen Story Unknown 1997
Series The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1997
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie The 39th Annual Grammy Awards Herself - Host 1997-02-26
Movie Alanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live Unknown 1997
Series The Dana Carvey Show Unknown 1996-03-12
Movie The 38th Annual Grammy Awards Unknown 1996
Series The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1996-09-08
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-06
Series The O'Reilly Factor Unknown 1996-10-07
Series Access Hollywood Unknown 1996-09-01
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Movie Ellen's Energy Adventure Unknown 1996
Movie 1996 MTV Movie Awards Unknown 1996
Movie 9 Unknown 1996
Movie Mr. Wrong Unknown 1996
Movie Classic Stand-Up Comedy of Television Unknown 1996
Movie The 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1996
Movie The 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1995
Series The 21st Annual People's Choice Awards Herself - Accepting Award for Favorite New TV Comedy Series & Winner: Favorite Female Performer in a New TV Series 1995
Movie The 47th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1995-09-10
Movie 50 Years of Funny Females Unknown 1995-06-25
Series E! Live from the Red Carpet Unknown 1995-03-27
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Movie The 9th Annual Genesis Awards Unknown 1995
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Ellen Ellen Morgan 1994-03-30
Movie The 16th Annual CableACE Awards Herself 1994-01-16
Movie Comedy: Coast to Coast Unknown 1994
Series Howard Stern Unknown 1994-06-20
Series The 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1994-09-11
Movie VH1 Honors Unknown 1994
Movie Trevor Unknown 1994
Series American Masters Unknown 1994
Series WWF Raw Unknown 1993-01-11
Movie Coneheads Unknown 1993-07-23
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series The A-List Unknown 1992
Series Dateline NBC Unknown 1992-03-31
Movie Laughing Back: Comedy Takes a Stand Herself 1992-03-07
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Laurie Hill Unknown 1992
Series The Larry Sanders Show Unknown 1992-08-15
Series Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
Movie The 6th Annual American Comedy Awards Unknown 1992
Movie Wisecracks Unknown 1992
Movie Arduous Moon None 1990-03-08
Series The Marsha Warfield Show Unknown 1990-03-26
Series Open House Unknown 1989
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Series One Night Stand Unknown 1989
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series Roseanne Unknown 1988-10-18
Series Duet Unknown 1988
Movie Women of the Night Unknown 1987
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Movie The Young Comedians All-Star Reunion Herself 1986-03-01
Series The New Hollywood Squares Unknown 1986-09-15
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Series An Evening at the Improv Unknown 1982
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Comedy Tonight Unknown 1980
Series The Big Laff Off Unknown 1978
Series 20/20 Unknown 1978-06-06
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Sesame Street Unknown 1969-11-10
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14