The Ellen DeGeneres Show Season 9
S09 E01Sep 12, 2011
Season 9 Premire - Ashton Kutcher Sep 12, 2011 It's Ellen's giant premiere show spectacular! To kick off Season 9, Ellen is giving away the surprise of a lifetime to an amazing woman who is dedicated to helping people in need. You won't believe what happens!He's the new star of the hit show "Two and a Half Men." Ellen has the exclusive daytime interview with ASHTON KUTCHER! He'll be telling Ellen what it was like stepping into the show during such an electric time. He's also bringing the only sneak peek from "Two and a Half Men" that you'll see before the season premiere!
S09 E02Sep 13, 2011
David Arquette, Sidewinder, Taylor Swift Sep 13, 2011 After an emotional year, DAVID ARQUETTE will be here to tell Ellen about how his life has changed, his new role on "Dancing with the Stars," and how being on the show is helping him stay sober.They've risked their lives to perform for the troops in some of the most dangerous places on earth, and they're here today! One of the Air Force bands from the Missouri Air National Guard, SIDEWINDER, had a huge hit on YouTube this summer and now they're making their television debut on our show. The group, comprised of servicemen and women, will perform Adele's hit, "Rolling in the Deep."Ellen surprised TAYLOR SWIFT at her concert in L.A. over the summer, and now Ellen is going to show an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at her Speak Now Tour. Taylor is here to discuss her steamy relationship rumors and to perform her and Ellen's song, "The Story of Us."
S09 E03Sep 14, 2011
Jon Cryer, Chaz Bono Sep 14, 2011 After a summer of controversy over the new season of "Two and a Half Men," JON CRYER is here to tell Ellen about the return of his hit show, and how he's been adjusting to his new castmate, Ashton Kutcher!Also, the new lineup of "Dancing with the Stars" is making headlines, and CHAZ BONO is here to discuss the show's effect on his health, and what it's like to be the first transgender contestant.
S09 E04Sep 15, 2011
Eve Longoria, Greyson Chance Sep 15, 2011 It's the final season of "Desperate Housewives," and EVA LONGORIA is here to tell Ellen what we can expect from their final episodes. According to Eva's Twitter, it may have something to do with her pole dancing!He was discovered right here on the show and inspired Ellen to create her own record label! Now GREYSON CHANCE's debut album, "Hold On 'Til the Night" has garnered amazing reviews and was in the top 15 digital albums, and he's only 14! He's here to perform exclusively on our show. This incredible young artist is sure to give a performance you won't want to miss!
S09 E05Sep 16, 2011
David Beckham, Lady Antebellum, Maya Rudolph Sep 16, 2011 International superstar DAVID BECKHAM returns to the show to make the audience melt and to tell Ellen about his new fragrance, DB Homme. Last time he was here, he wore an earpiece and played a hilarious hidden camera prank on a massage therapist. Who knows what kind of trouble he'll get into this time?!LADY ANTEBELLUM is a longtime friend of Ellen's, so it's no surprise they're back to give an exclusive performance from their upcoming CD, "Own the Night."Also, the hilarious MAYA RUDOLPH is here, and a special appearance by JANE LYNCH that you don't want to miss!
S09 E06Sep 19, 2011
Ellen's Live Emmy Show Sep 19, 2011 It's the Emmys! It's one of Hollywood's most important nights, and Ellen is celebrating with a live show! Ellen will be getting the scoop on the biggest stars and greatest victories of the night -- and it's live, so anything can happen! This is the first time in six years the show has gone live, so tune in to see if you can spot any mistakes! She'll be joined by her dear friend and fellow New Orleanian, HARRY CONNICK, JR., who just won an Emmy last weekend! There's no better Emmy party on TV than Ellen's.
S09 E07Sep 20, 2011
Demi Lovato, Kathy Bates, Christina Applegate Sep 20, 2011 She's faced it all; bullies, rehab and public criticism about her weight. DEMI LOVATO is here to address her critics head-on. This candid and personal interview will reveal a side of her we've never seen before. You can't miss it.Then, straight from her appearance at the Emmys, KATHY BATES will be sitting down with Ellen for the first time.And, she's the star of NBC's exciting new comedy, "Up All Night," CHRISTINA APPLEGATE will be here to tell Ellen about the show, her fiancae, and her adorable 7-month-old daughter, Sadie Grace! It's all happening this Tuesday!
S09 E08Sep 21, 2011
Joseph Gordon-Levitt & Seth Rogen, Bryce Dallas Howard & Anna Kendrick, Maroon 5 Sep 21, 2011 The entire cast of the film "50/50" is here for an exclusive interview! Ellen will be sitting down with the stars, JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT and SETH ROGEN, to talk about this heartbreaking and hilarious film about a young person's struggle with cancer, based on the real-life story of Seth's close friend.They'll be joined by the film's other stars, the incredible BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD and ANNA KENDRICK, who will talk about this amazing project and their personal projects... like the fact that Bryce is pregnant!Then, MAROON 5 will perform their new hit, "Moves Like Jagger," which is tearing up the charts. You can't miss Wednesday!
S09 E09Sep 22, 2011
Brad Pitt, Chris Pratt, Kelly Clarkson Sep 22, 2011 For the first time ever, the unbearably handsome BRAD PITT is in our studio! And you won't see him anywhere else. The megastar is sitting down exclusively with Ellen to talk about his life with Angelina, their children, and the Oscar Buzz around his new film, "Moneyball." He'll be joined by his "Moneyball" Costar, CHRIS PRATT.Then, we've been waiting for two long years, and the moment is finally here! KELLY CLARKSON is about to release her highly anticipated new album, "Stronger," and she'll be here to chat with Ellen and perform her new single, "Mr. Know It All"!This Thursday, Ellen is changing the game.
S09 E10Sep 23, 2011
Jamie Foxx, Elisabetta Canalis & Val Chmerkovsky, Dr. Drew Sep 23, 2011 He's a movie star, a talented musician, and now he's a producer! Mr. Charisma himself, JAMIE FOXX will be here wooing Ellen and telling her about his new documentary, "Thunder Soul."ELISABETTA CANALIS and VAL CHMERKOVSKIY from the new season of "Dancing with the Stars" will show off their dance moves and fill Ellen in on this headline-stealing new season.Then, he deals with our brightest stars in their darkest hours, DR. DREW is bringing his addiction and rehabilitation expertise to the mainstream in a new show called "Lifechangers," and he's here to tell us all about it. This Friday, Ellen is the place to be.
S09 E11Sep 26, 2011
Wanda Sykes, Joe Jonas, Julianne Hough & Kenny Wormald Sep 26, 2011 One of Ellen's friends -- and one of funniest people around, WANDA SYKES, is revealing a personal health battle with Ellen for the very first time.Plus, as one of the Jonas Brothers, he's sold over 8 million albums worldwide. Now JOE JONAS is striking out on his own with an upcoming solo debut CD, and he's here to perform his new single, "Just in Time."JULIANNE HOUGH and KENNY WORMALD are steaming up the screen in the remake of the classic movie "Footloose," and today they're taking a break from tearing up the dance floor to chat with Ellen. This will be Kenny's first appearance on a talk show!
S09 E12Sep 27, 2011
Jennifer Garner, Cody Siminpson, Kevin Dillon Sep 27, 2011 JENNIFER GARNER can do it all! She's a movie star, a humanitarian, and now she's expecting her third baby with her husband, Ben Affleck! This wonder mom will be sitting down with Ellen to explain exactly how she does it all.You wanted him, and now he's here! The buzz around CODY SIMPSON is getting louder by the minute. He's signed with Justin Bieber's manager and was on tour with Greyson Chance. This amazing Australian 14-year-old will tell Ellen about the whirlwind adventure he's been on, and perform his new song, "On My Mind."After 8 amazing seasons, HBO's "Entourage" has come to an end. KEVIN DILLON will be here to tell Ellen how it felt walking away from the show for the last time and how he's making the transition to his new show, "How to Be a Gentleman." It's all happening this Tuesday on Ellen!
S09 E13Sep 28, 2011
Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Nicole Scherzinger, L.A. Reid, Steve Jones, Luke Bryan Sep 28, 2011 In a TV exclusive, the entire cast of the giant new show "X Factor" is here! SIMON COWELL is reuniting with the woman who loves to hate him, PAULA ABDUL, for the American version of his mega hit show! They'll be joined by Pussycat Dolls superstar NICOLE SCHERZINGER and music mogul L.A. REID, who complete the panel of all-star judges. We'll also meet the cute new host, STEVE JONES... and the only place you'll see them all together is right here with Ellen!Then, country music star LUKE BRYAN is here to perform his huge hit, "Country Girl," from his #1 album, "Tailgates & Tanlines." Ellen's X factor is off the charts this Wednesday!
S09 E14Sep 29, 2011
Heidi Klum, Nancy Pelosi, LeAnn Rimes Sep 29, 2011 When it comes to HEIDI KLUM, you're either in or you're out, and this Thursday, she's in! One of the world's most recognizable supermodels is sitting down with Ellen to talk about her life, her children, and her super-talented husband, Seal!After 18 years and 14,000 service members discharged, the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy has finally ended. Democratic leader, Congresswoman, and the first female Speaker of the House, NANCY PELOSI, is here to talk about this historic moment and the integral role she played in striking it down.LEANN RIMES has had her share of controversy this year. Today she's sitting down with Ellen to clear the air once and for all. And with her new CD, "Lady and Gentlemen" about to hit stores, she'll be performing her big hit, "Give."
S09 E15Sep 30, 2011
David Spade, Bethenny Frankel Sep 30, 2011 The adorably sarcastic DAVID SPADE is also swinging by to catch up with Ellen. He's always one of Ellen's most memorable guests, especially when she scares the socks off of him!She's a housewife, a mogul, a fashionista and one of Ellen's favorite people, BETHENNY FRANKEL returns to "Ellen" with the big news from her life. This straight-talking skinny girl always has something to say that's both brilliant and hilarious!Then, a giant surprise for a lucky viewer from GROUPON makes this a Friday on "Ellen" that you'll be talking about all weekend long!
S09 E16Oct 3, 2011
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Oct 3, 2011 Monday marks the start of Breast Cancer Awareness month, and no show is more committed to the cause than "Ellen." We'll get a sneak peek at all of the surprises we can expect to see all month long, and ways that we can all get involved to help find a cure.Soccer superstar HOPE SOLO and her "Dancing with the Stars" partner, MAKSIM CHMERKOVSKIY, will be here to show off their dance moves, and tell Ellen about everything that's going on behind the scenes!Then, the doctor is in! HUGH LAURIE is the star of the hit series, "House," and he's here to give Ellen the inside scoop about the highly anticipated new season. This talented thespian is also ready to reveal his hidden talent as a musician.Add CHERYL HINES from the new ABC comedy, "Suburgatory," and this is one Monday on Ellen you'll have to see to believe.
S09 E17Oct 4, 2011
Kellie Pickler, Joel McHale Oct 4, 2011 It's a very exciting day! Today Ellen's third book, "Seriously... I'm Kidding," hits bookshelves -- and she's celebrating all day long with some of her favorite people!The bubbly and hilarious KELLIE PICKLER will be here! You never know what will happen when Kellie's here. She's interviewed people on the red carpet and sat on Clint Eastwood's lap. Whatever she's doing, it's always must-see TV. She'll also be performing her hit new song, "Tough."Then, the star of the hit show "Community," JOEL McHALE will be here to make Ellen laugh and tell us about the exciting new season of his hysterical show. Ellen's having a party this Tuesday, and you're invited!
S09 E18Oct 5, 2011
Kim Kardashian & Kris Humphries, Angus T. Jones Oct 5, 2011 This Wednesday, Ellen is keeping up with the Kardashians! Newlyweds KIM KARDASHIAN and KRIS HUMPHRIES are here to tell Ellen all about their headline-making nuptials that took place over the summer. This is the first time the two are sitting down together on daytime television, so Ellen will be sure to get the scoop on how married life is going, and when the two will be adding a little Kardashian to keep up with!Then, an amazing singing duo that Ellen found on YouTube, Emily Luther & Charlie Puth, will perform Adele's mega hit, "Someone Like You," and it's going to blow you away!
S09 E19Oct 6, 2011
Zooey Deschanel, Ricki Lake & Derek Hough Oct 6, 2011 She's one of the hottest stars of the fall season, ZOOEY DESCHANEL is here! Her new show, "The New Girl," is the most talked about new show this season, and the disarmingly adorable Zooey is here to show Ellen exactly why people are talking!Then, "Dancing with the Stars" duo, RICKI LAKE and DEREK HOUGH give Ellen the scoop about what's happening on the show. And of course, they're going to tear up the dance floor! It's all happening this Thursday.
S09 E20Oct 7, 2011
Alyson Hannigan, Scotty McCreery, Blake Mycoskie Oct 7, 2011 The always charming ALYSON HANNIGAN is in the studio! Alyson just started the seventh season of her hilarious hit show, "How I Met Your Mother." She's sure to have the scoop on what we can expect from her character, Lily, and her friends this year!Then, he was discovered less than a year ago, and now he's rocketed to the height of stardom. The reigning champion of "American Idol," SCOTTY McCREERY is here! He's performing his song, "The Trouble with Girls," from his upcoming debut CD, "Clear As Day."And, BLAKE MYCOSKIE, Founder of TOMS Shoes, is here to talk about the amazing work his company does, and his inspiring new book, "Start Something That Matters."
S09 E21Oct 10, 2011
Steve Martin, Jack Black & Owen Wilson, Christina Grimmie Oct 10, 2011 It's Ellen's Columbus Day Show! She's celebrating with three of the biggest comedy stars in the world! STEVE MARTIN, JACK BLACK and OWEN WILSON are all sitting down with Ellen to talk about their hilarious new movie, "The Big Year."Plus, she's the YouTube sensation with over 200 Million views, CHRISTINA GRIMMIE is here to perform her version of the hit song by Lil Wayne, "How to Love."It's shows like this that make Columbus proud he found America. Don't miss Monday!
S09 E22Oct 11, 2011
Liza Minnelli, Keith Urban Oct 11, 2011 She's a living legend, and she's here for the first time in eight years! The incomparable LIZA MINNELLI graces the Ellen stage to talk about her illustrious life in the spotlight, and her incredible new CD, "Confessions."Then, KEITH URBAN, one of the biggest names in music, is here to perform his song "You Gonna Fly," from his certified gold CD, "Get Closer."And LESTER SMITH is one of the most respected philanthropists in the country. He's here to talk about his multi-million-dollar donations, his new program called "The Pink Well Challenge," and he has a big surprise for Ellen! Tuesday is a day on Ellen you won't soon forget.
S09 E23Oct 12, 2011
Glen Campbell, Ellen Pompeo Oct 12, 2011 Ellen is sitting down for a heartfelt conversation with iconic country music star GLEN CAMPBELL. In this exclusive daytime interview, they'll discuss his recent battle with Alzheimer's, and his Goodbye Tour. Also, as a special gift to Ellen, Glen will perform one of her favorite, classic Glen Campbell songs, "Wichita Lineman."And, she's the Grey in "Grey's Anatomy," ELLEN POMPEO is stopping by to catch Ellen up on her epic TV show, and her adorable daughter, Stella! This is a Wednesday on Ellen you don't want to miss.Plus, their YouTube video has over 2 million views and they're here live! All the way from Essex, England, the unbelievable 8-year-old SOPHIA GRACE BROWNLEE and her 5-year-old cousin ROSIE are performing Nicki Minaj's "Super Bass."
S09 E24Oct 13, 2011
Kaley Cuoco, Adam Scott, Lupe Fiasco Oct 13, 2011 It's a comedy extravaganza on Ellen! Stars from two of the biggest comedy shows on TV are here! First, KALEY CUOCO is the charming and hilarious star of the hit CBS show, "The Big Bang Theory." When Kaley and Ellen get together, they always leave 'em laughing!Then, one of the stars of "Parks and Recreation," ADAM SCOTT is here for the first time! He was just named one of Entertainment Weekly's "Artists to Watch," and you can watch him right here! It's going to be one hilarious Thursday on Ellen!Also, LUPE FIASCO is here to perform one of the hottest songs of the year, "The Show Goes On" from his CD, "Lasers."
S09 E25Oct 14, 2011
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Michael Strahan Oct 14, 2011 Star of the runaway hit "Modern Family," JESSE TYLER FERGUSON is here! Whether he's bringing outtakes from his show or wowing Ellen with his talent for mime, this Ellen Show favorite never fails to impress! His show swept the Emmys this year with wins in 5 of the biggest awards of the night, and he's bringing his Emmy magic to our stage!Plus, two sisters from Atlanta, ages 14 and 11, who are great singers and so adorable you have to see them to believe it. And, another outrageous hidden camera prank! This Friday, Ellen is going to have you rolling on the floor!He's a powerhouse on and off the field, MICHAEL STRAHAN retired from the NFL and now he's an analyst on FOX's "NFL Sunday," and he's here to talk about it!
S09 E26Oct 17, 2011
Hilary Duff, J,R, Martinez & Karina Smirnoff, Logan Lerman Oct 17, 2011 HILARY DUFF has some big news that she's sharing exclusively with Ellen. This actress, singer and novelist recently announced she's pregnant! Today she's dropping some huge news -- she's announcing if it's a boy or a girl! If she plays her cards right, Ellen might even get her to tell us the name.Then, he and his partner just performed one of the most emotional dances in the history of "Dancing with the Stars," J.R. MARTINEZ is here with dance partner KARINA SMIRNOFF to discuss their incredible journey on the show so far. This is one Ellen Show they're definitely going to be talking about tomorrow!He's starred with some of the biggest names in Hollywood and he's taking the lead in a big new film! LOGAN LERMAN is starring in the highly anticipated remake of the classic "The Three Musketeers," and he's here to meet Ellen for the first time!
S09 E27Oct 18, 2011
Martin Sheen & Emilio Estevez, Connie Britton, Philip Galanes Oct 18, 2011 There is no more iconic father and son in Hollywood than MARTIN SHEEN and EMILIO ESTEVEZ. Their collective impact on film and television is immeasurable. They're here to discuss a new film they've collaborated on called, "The Way," which was directed by Estevez and stars his father. Ellen will also get an update on their son and brother, Charlie Sheen.Then, an amazing 12-year-old singer named COLE ARMOUR is here to make his first television appearance, and it definitely won't be his last. This is one talent you'll have to see to believe! Don't miss Tuesday!Every Thursday, Ellen comes to work raving about "American Horror Story!" It's one of her favorite shows of the season, and today, she'll get to interview one of its stars, CONNIE BRITTON. Ellen will be sure to get exclusive details on the terrifying new show that will have you watching from under the covers!Then, a special appearance by New York Times writer PHILIP GALANES, to clear the air! He mentioned Ellen in a recent column about standing ovations, and Ellen gave him a standing "Oh no you didn't!"
S09 E28Oct 19, 2011
Taylor Swift, Abigail Breslin, Foster The People Oct 19, 2011 There are few people who are as captivating as TAYLOR SWIFT, and she's here today for the first time in season 9! Music sensation, fellow CoverGirl and one of Ellen's good friends, the starlet is here to catch Ellen up on her life, and of course, who she's been dating!Then, she stole our hearts in "Little Miss Sunshine," now ABIGAIL BRESLIN is almost all grown up! The adorable star is lending her epic talent to the new film, "Janie Jones" and she's here for a visit with Ellen!Plus, they're the band that's taking the music scene by storm! FOSTER THE PEOPLE is here to perform their unstoppable hit, "Pumped Up Kicks" from their album, "Torches." This Wednesday, Ellen is the only place to be.
S09 E29Oct 20, 2011
Steve Harvey, Rachel Maddow, Robyn Oct 20, 2011 When STEVE HARVEY is here, there's no telling what can happen! This funny man tells it like it is, whether it's in his hilarious books or on his game show, "Family Feud." The survey says this show will definitely make you LOL.Then, she's the hard-hitting and hilarious host of "The Rachel Maddow Show," RACHEL MADDOW is here! She's going to catch Ellen up on everything that's going on -- both in her life and around the world!And it wouldn't be Halloween month without sending Ellen's writer, Amy, to a Haunted House. Her adventure last year is one of the most popular videos in Ellen Show history. You can't miss what happens this time!Add a performance from ROBYN of her hit song "Call Your Girlfriend" from her Grammy-winning CD, "Body Talk" -- and this is one Ellen Show you'd be crazy to miss!
S09 E30Oct 21, 2011
Marcia Cross, Lauren Alaina Oct 21, 2011 For 8 years, we've watched her light up the screen on "Desperate Housewives," and now MARCIA CROSS is at the start of the epic final season of this groundbreaking show. She's seen it all; the good, the bad and the incredibly good-looking, and she's here to tell Ellen what we can expect from the show that's kept everyone guessing.LAUREN ALAINA had America on the edge of their seats from the first auditions of last season's "American Idol," all the way through to the big finale. This outrageously talented 16-year-old singer will tell Ellen about her incredible adventure on the show that made her a star, and of course, will perform her song "Georgia Peaches" from her upcoming debut CD, "Wildflower."Plus, Ellen's Swaggin' Wagon is surprising another deserving family right in their driveway. It could be yours!
S09 E31Oct 24, 2011
Harry Connick Jr & Kate Connick, Sean Hayes, Rob Kardashian & Cheryl Burke Oct 24, 2011 If you thought HARRY CONNICK JR. was charming and hilarious, wait 'til you meet his 13-year-old daughter! The adorable KATE CONNICK makes her Ellen Show debut with dear old dad. The two will chat with Ellen, and Kate will sing their new song, "A Lot Like Me." It's clear the apple didn't fall very far from the tree.We loved him for 8 amazing seasons on the groundbreaking sitcom, "Will and Grace," and today, SEAN HAYES returns to the Ellen Show! The brilliant funnyman is here with a brand new show he's executive producing for NBC called "Grimm." He'll give Ellen the scoop on his jump from comedy to drama.Then, ROB KARDASHIAN is here with his dance partner, CHERYL BURKE, to tear up the dance floor and to catch Ellen up on all of the excitement on their mega-hit show, "Dancing with the Stars!" It's a giant Monday on Ellen!Plus, the incredible story of XAVIER LAMB, who survived a 3-story drop from a window during an apartment fire, thanks to firefighter Lieutenant Glenn McGillivray. Xavier, his family and the Lieutenant who saved him are all here to tell us about their amazing ordeal.
S09 E32Oct 25, 2011
LL Cool J, Jonah Hill, Jason Derulo Oct 25, 2011 LL is in the house! The last time we saw LL COOL J, the smoldering star of "NCIS: Los Angeles," Ellen dropped him into the lagoon at Universal Studios Orlando! He's all dried off and ready for more. Who knows what will happen in our Breast Cancer Awareness Month dunk tank?!Then, funnyman JONAH HILL is here to tell Ellen the story behind his recent and dramatic weight loss. The "Superbad" star is also behind the brand new animated series, "Allen Gregory," which he both created and stars in, and is sure to be a laugh riot.JASON DERULO is one of the hottest stars on the music scene, and he's here to perform not one, but two of his hits, "Don't Wanna Go Home" and "It Girl" from his CD, "Future History." It's a show the ladies will love this Tuesday!
S09 E33Oct 26, 2011
Will Arnett, Anton Yelchin & Felicity Jones, Lady Antebellum Oct 26, 2011 He's the hilarious dad in the new hit comedy, "Up All Night," WILL ARNETT is here! Ellen is going to find out exactly how much of his sitcom life is like his real-life role as dad to two precious boys, and husband to funnylady, Amy Poehler!Then, the adorable and heartbreaking new film, "Like Crazy" is about to make stars out of the two lead actors, and they're both here! ANTON YELCHIN and FELICITY JONES sit down with Ellen to talk about this touching film and what it's like to be a star on the rise.Plus, they're the band that got their big break right here on Ellen, LADY ANTEBELLUM performs! This Wednesday is for lovers, on Ellen!
S09 E34Oct 27, 2011
Justin Timberlake, Coldplay Oct 27, 2011 It's an Ellen Show for the history books. One of the greatest entertainers of all time, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE returns to our stage to catch up with his good friend, Ellen, and to show off a talent of his you've never seen before!Then, one of the most celebrated rock bands on the planet, COLDPLAY is performing on our stage for the very first time! The camera-shy band is opening up to Ellen in a way you've never heard before, and giving a mind-blowing concert extravaganza on an illuminated stage you'll have to see to believe. This is one day on Ellen you simply can't afford to miss.
S09 E35Oct 28, 2011
Michele Williams, Ariel Winter, Kevin Nealon Oct 28, 2011 One of the biggest stars in Hollywood, and one of the most talked about roles of her career, MICHELLE WILLIAMS is here to tell Ellen about her already critically acclaimed portrayal of the iconic Hollywood legend, Marilyn Monroe, in the new film, "My Week with Marilyn."Then, an unprecedented Ellen Show event. Ellen is surprising one of her biggest fans with an experience that will literally change her life forever.Plus, she plays the middle sister on the show everybody is talking about, "Modern Family," ARIEL WINTER is here! Her character, Alex is the smart and smart-alecy sister to Haley and Luke Dunphy who doesn't take any bossing around! She's here to tell Ellen about her life-changing role on the smash hit comedy.And, one of the funniest people on the planet, KEVIN NEALON is here! He's going door to door trick-or-treating in one of the funniest adventures you'll see this Halloween season! This Friday, Ellen is the only place to be.
S09 E36Oct 31, 2011
The Halloween Show! Oct 31, 2011 Happy Halloween! It's no secret that Halloween is Ellen's favorite holiday, and this year her celebration's bigger than ever! Tune in to see the costume that everyone's going to be talking about tomorrow!She'll be joined by two of her favorite people on the planet! First, it's NEIL PATRICK HARRIS, star of "How I Met Your Mother" and the new special, "A Very Harold and Kumar 3D Christmas." He always knows just how to crack Ellen up. He's so charming and clever, it's spooky!Ellen will also welcome one of her good friends, BETHENNY FRANKEL. This housewife mogul fashionista is guaranteed to have a ghoulishly fun time with our host -- and bring some Halloween magic! For this Halloween spectacular, Ellen has a more than few tricks that are sure to be a real treat! Don't miss it!
S09 E37Nov 1, 2011
Justin Bieber, Principal Sherrie Gahn Nov 1, 2011 He's the biggest teen heartthrob on the face of the planet -- JUSTIN BIEBER is here! On the day his brand new album "Under the Mistletoe" is released, the pop phenomenon is under our studio lights for an incredibly special appearance. He'll tell all about his life, his career, and his girlfriend, Selena Gomez -- one of the most talked about relationships in Hollywood!Then, the follow-up to the most touching surprise in Ellen Show history. SHERRIE GAHN, the principal with a heart of gold, is telling Ellen about how the show has changed her life. It's all happening this Tuesday!
S09 E38Nov 2, 2011
Eddie Murphy, Coldplay Nov 2, 2011 It's Ellen's 1,400th show! And she's celebrating with one of the funniest men in history, EDDIE MURPHY! He's starring in the new film, "Tower Heist," and he's also getting ready for one of the most exciting challenges a comedian can face: hosting the Oscars! There's no doubt Ellen will have some great tips for his first time out!Plus, an incredible performance by COLDPLAY of their beautiful song, "Fix You" -- on a very special Ellen stage!
S09 E39Nov 3, 2011
Antonio Banderas, Johnny Galecki Nov 3, 2011 ANTONIO BANDERAS is one of the biggest movie stars in the world. He's bringing every ounce of his machismo, style and charm to his new film, "Puss in Boots," and today, he's bringing it to Ellen! The ladies will be swooning before he takes a seat!Then, he's the star of the hit comedy "The Big Bang Theory," and now he's starring in the blockbuster thriller, "In Time." It's hard to imagine how JOHNNY GALECKI has time for it all. The hilarious and captivating actor is here to shed light on his incredible career that has already spanned over 20 years!
S09 E40Nov 4, 2011
Kate Walsh, Freida Pinto Nov 4, 2011 She's the star of the hit show, "Private Practice," KATE WALSH is here to give the scoop on her sexy new co-star, Benjamin Bratt! Kate and Ellen always have a ton of fun whenever she's here, and today is sure to live up to the expectation!Then, she's the Hollywood beauty the world fell in love with in "Slumdog Millionaire," the heart-stoppingly beautiful FREIDA PINTO is here to talk about her new film, "Immortals."Plus, an amazing YouTube dancing duo that you'll see only on Ellen! Don't miss Monday!
S09 E41Nov 4, 2011
Sophia Grace Brownlee & Rosie McClelland, Kristen Dunst Nov 4, 2011 The girls from Essex, England, who took the internet by storm, are back! SOPHIA GRACE BROWNLEE and her cousin ROSIE McCLELLAND made such a splash with their video performing Nicki Minaj's, "Super Bass," they caught the attention of the whole planet. They even inspired Ellen to dress as them for Halloween! Who knows what will happen when these two adorably talented viral video juggernauts return to our stage?!KIRSTEN DUNST has been wowing audiences since her breakout performance in "Interview with The Vampire." Now she's the star of the haunting and visually striking new film "Melancholia," and her incredible performance is already receiving critical acclaim! She's here today to tell Ellen all about it!
S09 E42Nov 8, 2011
Kermit the Frog, Taye Diggs, Jermaine Jackson Nov 8, 2011 It's time to play the music! It's time to light the lights! KERMIT THE FROG is here! For the first time in history, one of the world's most lovable characters will be on our stage. He's telling Ellen all about his new Muppet movie, his jet-setting life, and his notoriously tumultuous relationship with Hollywood starlet, Miss Piggy.The 45th annual Country Music Awards air on Wednesday, and Ellen is sending a very special correspondent to the red carpet! We'll have all the footage on tomorrow's show -- don't miss it!Also, TAYE DIGGS is the dreamy star of "Private Practice," and now he's written a children's book! He and his wife ("Glee's" Idina Menzel) have an adorable son, Walker, who just turned 2. Taye will definitely have some adorable stories to share with Ellen about being a dad.Then, an emotional interview you won't want to miss. JERMAINE JACKSON is sitting down with Ellen, just after the Dr. Conrad Murray verdict was announced. After the tragic loss of his brother, Jermaine is sure to have some powerful thoughts on the trial of the doctor convicted in his brother's death. It's a day on Ellen you'll always remember.
S09 E43Nov 9, 2011
Luke Bryan, Melissa McCarthy, Armie Hammer Nov 9, 2011 It's Ellen's Country Music Awards after-show, and country superstar LUKE BRYAN is live on the red carpet! You never know what's going to happen when cameras are live! The last time Luke was here, he took his shirt off. This is one live red carpet you won't want to miss!Then, she stole the show at the Emmy Awards, as well as the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series! The hilarious MELISSA McCARTHY is the star of the hit show "Mike & Molly" and the summer blockbuster "Bridesmaids." She's here to tell Ellen about what it's like to be the new funny lady in Hollywood.Then, the very handsome ARMIE HAMMER is in the house! He played both of the Winklevoss twins in the highly acclaimed film, "The Social Network," and now he's starring in the new biopic "J. Edgar," directed by Clint Eastwood. He'll be giving Ellen the scoop on his character's ambiguous relationship with J. Edgar Hoover, played by Leonardo DiCaprio!
S09 E44Nov 10, 2011
Katy Perry Nov 10, 2011 It's a worldwide exclusive! She has the biggest pop CD on the planet -- KATY PERRY is here to premiere her brand new music video for her new song, "The One That Got Away" from her globally dominating CD, "Teenage Dream." She's the only artist to earn 5 top singles on the Hot 100 from the same album besides Michael Jackson! Her new single is sure to break records and the only place you're going to see he video is right here on Ellen!Then, it's 11/11! What better day to celebrate Ellen's record label, eleveneleven, with a powerful performance of Ellen's signed artist, 12-year-old SAVANNAH ROBINSON? She's singing Christina Aguilera's ballad, "Beautiful," and talking about her emotional anti-bullying music video that's all over YouTube! If you love music, you can't miss Ellen this Friday!
S09 E45Nov 11, 2011
Lauren Graham Nov 11, 2011 She stole our hearts as Lorelai Gilmore on "The Gilmore Girls," today LAUREN GRAHAM is here! She'll talk about her amazing NBC show, "Parenthood" -- she and the rest of the all-star cast have been making us laugh and cry for three fantastic seasons. The always adorable Lauren is one of Ellen's favorite people to talk to!Then, BARRY DELEY had no idea he would win the Grand Prize when he entered the Children's Hospital Dream House Raffle. He definitely didn't know that news anchor SQUIRE BARNES would recognize his name when it was pulled in the drawing and call him live on the air! They're here to tell their incredible story to Ellen.Plus, Hip-Hop violinist JOSH VIETTI is here to show off his ridiculous skills on a violin that will leave your jaw on the floor.
S09 E46Nov 14, 2011
Amy Adams Nov 14, 2011 She's played everything from a fairytale princess to a nun, to Amelia Earhart, now AMY ADAMS is sharing the screen with a group like none other -- The Muppets! The lovely, three-time Oscar nominee is here to tell Ellen about her role in the brand new Muppet movie that's about to take theaters by storm, and what it was like working with her childhood heroes!And, YouTube sensation KINA GRANNIS is here! Her music video has gone viral with over 2 million views, and it will leave you breathless. She's here to perform her captivating song, "In Your Arms," from her new CD, "Stairwells," and to launch what's sure to be a fabulous music career!Then, there's a big surprise for one of Ellen's viewers that you won't want to miss!Plus, Ellen has the premiere of the trailer for the new Snow White movie starring Julia Roberts, "Mirror Mirror," and will make a big announcement about a generous surprise for her 12 Days of Giveaways with Groupon! It's one giant Tuesday on Ellen!
S09 E47Nov 15, 2011
Dylan McDermott, Miranda Lambert, Lil' P-nut Nov 15, 2011 He's the star of the terrifying show Ellen can't stop raving about, DYLAN McDERMOTT swings by to tell Ellen all of the gory details behind one of her new favorite shows, "American Horror Story," and how he's faced being on screen in the buff!Plus, she's the Female Vocalist of the Year! MIRANDA LAMBERT is here to tell Ellen about her big win at the Country Music Awards, and her husband Blake Shelton's win for Male Vocalist of the Year! She'll also be showing off those award-winning pipes with a song from her celebrated new album, "Four the Record."Then, he got his start right here on our show, and now LIL' P-NUT is a movie star! This talented 9-year-old rapper makes his triumphant return to tell Ellen about how his appearance on our stage led to him being cast in the upcoming feature, "Happy Feet 2!"
S09 E48Nov 16, 2011
Robin Williams, Selena Gomez Nov 16, 2011 He hasn't been here in over three years -- the hilarious and talented ROBIN WILLIAMS is back in Ellen's studio! There's no telling what will happen when this wild and unpredictable comedy genius sits down with our host, but it's sure to have you in stitches!She's a beautiful young woman with an even more beautiful voice, SELENA GOMEZ is here to catch Ellen up on her life, career, and her larger than life boyfriend, Justin Bieber! Plus, her band The Scene is here, and together they're performing their hit song, "Love You Like a Love Song" from their CD, "When the Sun Goes Down." The sun is going to be shining bright on Ellen this Thursday!
S09 E49Nov 17, 2011
Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner & Kellan Lutz, Ashley Greene, Nickki Reed, Jackson Rathbone, Peter Facinelli & Elizabeth Reaser, Bruno Mars Nov 17, 2011 The biggest movie in the world. The day of the premiere. Today, the entire cast of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" is gathering on Ellen's stage for a Twilight experience you'll never forget! ROBERT PATTINSON, KRISTEN STEWART, TAYLOR LAUTNER and KELLAN LUTZ are all here, and the only place you'll see them together is on Ellen!Plus, ASHLEY GREENE, NIKKI REED, JACKSON RATHBONE, PETER FACINELLI and ELIZABETH REASER! All the characters you love from Twilight. All in one place. If you love Twilight, you simply can't miss it!Then, a musical performance by the incredible BRUNO MARS, who is here to sing the lead track from the "Breaking Dawn - Part 1" soundtrack, "It Will Rain." It's the biggest Twilight show the world has ever seen!
S09 E50Nov 18, 2011
Rihanna, Drew & Brittany Brees, Steve Spangler Nov 18, 2011 She's one of the best-selling recording artists of all time, and the only place you'll see her is on Ellen! RIHANNA has emerged as one of the most talented and fascinating people of this century. On the day her soon-to-be blockbuster 6th album is released, she'll be in our studio for an exclusive interview with Ellen to tell her about it all.Then, a surprise appearance by MVP quarterback DREW BREES and his wife, BRITTANY -- that Ellen doesn't know anything about!And everyone's favorite mad scientist, STEVE SPANGLER, is back to show Ellen some spectacular science experiments that are guaranteed to be a big bang! There's electricity in the air this Monday on Ellen!
S09 E51Nov 21, 2011
Sophia Grace Brownlee & Rosie McClelland, Mark, Claire & Claudia Kelly, Tim Allen, Daughtry Nov 21, 2011 The two most adorable girls from Essex England are back! SOPHIA GRACE and ROSIE could barely control their delight when they met Nicki Minaj on Ellen's stage, now they're interviewing all of the biggest music stars in the world on the red carpet of the American Music Awards! They won't be able to contain their excitement, and neither will you!Then, it was a heartbreaking story that had the world holding their breath for Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords. Her husband, MARK KELLY is here to tell Ellen about what happened that day in Tucson, Arizona when his wife was shot. He'll be joined by his daughters, CLAIRE KELLY and CLAUDIA KELLY, for their only appearance on daytime television to discuss how they have seen Gabby through her astounding recovery.Plus, he's everybody's favorite funny dad, and he's back on TV with a laugh-out-loud new show, "Last Man Standing." TIM ALLEN is sitting down with Ellen today to catch her up on all the hilarious details of his life!Then, on the release day of his spectacular new CD, "Break the Spell," DAUGHTRY is here to perform their new single, "Crawling Back to You." It's a very special Tuesday on Ellen.
S09 E52Nov 22, 2011
Sophia Vergara, Adam Levine & Gym Class Heroes Nov 22, 2011 It's a day of #1s! Ellen has an epic surprise guest that has just about made #1 their middle name. Tune in to find out who it is!Then, Ellen has a brand new CoverGirl ad with SOPHIA VERGARA from the #1 sitcom on TV, "Modern Family!" These two gorgeous, funny ladies had a fantastic time on the set together, and Ellen has the video to prove it!Plus, ADAM LEVINE and GYM CLASS HEROES are here to perform the #1 song, "Stereo Hearts" from the Gym Class Heroes' new CD, "The Papercut Chronicles II." This Wednesday, Ellen is going to be music to your ears!
S09 E53Nov 23, 2011
Felicity Huffman, Cirque du Soleil, Sherrie Gahn Nov 23, 2011 FELICITY HUFFMAN is as funny as she is endearing. This friend of Ellen's is here to discuss her integral role in the spectacular final season of "Desperate Housewives."Then, a heart-stopping performance by one of the contortionists from the Cirque du Soleil show, "IRIS, A Journey Through the World of Cinema," that will leave you breathless!Plus, Ellen has put together a video of the best and funniest Groupon adventures we've seen all season long. And she checks-in with her favorite principal, Sherrie Gahn of Whitney Elementary!
S09 E54Nov 25, 2011
Minnie Driver, Sarah Hyland Nov 25, 2011 MINNIE DRIVER is demanding a rematch! She took to Twitter earlier this week to insist that she get a chance to play a game on the show, and today her wish just might come true! Knowing how seriously Ellen takes her games, this is going to be a fight to the finish!Then, she's the adorably oblivious older daughter on the hit comedy, "Modern Family," SARAH HYLAND is here! The starlet is about to turn the big 2-1, and Ellen is going to make sure she celebrates in style!Plus, a deserving family that's going through a hard time is backstage -- and has no idea they're about to be on the show to get the vacation surprise of a lifetime! Wait 'til you see how Ellen broke the news!Add the most memorable round of Hidden Audience Talents ever, and this is one Monday that will start your week off right!
S09 E55Nov 28, 2011
Alison Sweeney, Usher & David Guetta Nov 28, 2011 She's the warm and winning host of the hit show "The Biggest Loser." ALISON SWEENEY is here to give Ellen an update on her adorable family. And as the host of "The Biggest Loser," she'll probably have some great tips on how to stay trim during the holidays!Then, it's a worldwide exclusive! USHER and DAVID GUETTA are here to perform their #1 hit, "Without You" from David's CD, "Nothing But the Beat," and the only place you'll see it is right here on Ellen!
S09 E56Nov 29, 2011
Stevie Wonder, Kristin Chenoweth, Kym Douglas, Melanie Moore Nov 29, 2011 He's one of the most beloved musicians of all time, STEVIE WONDER is here to catch up with Ellen, and to tell her about his incredible commitment to bringing cheer to underprivileged children during the holidays. He'll also perform one of his classic songs!And the southern spitfire with the golden voice, KRISTIN CHENOWETH is in the house! She's getting ready to host this year's American Country Awards, and Ellen's going to have some great tips!Then, KYM DOUGLAS has some great ideas for the holidays! This beauty expert always has the best tips that leave her covered in something ridiculous -- and Ellen rolling on the floor laughing!Plus, a special appearance by the winner of this season's "So You Think You Can Dance," MELANIE MOORE!
S09 E57Nov 30, 2011
Day #1 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Vince and Shea Vaughn, Bono, Shailene Woodley, She & Him Nov 30, 2011 VINCE VAUGHN and his mother SHEA VAUGHN are here to tell Ellen about Shea's new book -- which might hold the key to defeating stress and finding total well-being!Then, for the first time ever, it's BONO! The U2 frontman and rock legend will be talking to Ellen about her new role as a Special Envoy for World AIDS Day, and the RED campaign.And, she's George Clooney's newest co-star and there's already major Oscar buzz about this young star's performance. SHAILENE WOODLEY is here to discuss her role in the new hit film, "The Descendants" -- and what it's like to have George Clooney play your dad!Plus, it's the first day of our 12 Days of Giveaways! Zooey Deschanel's music group, SHE & HIM is here to celebrate with a performance of "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" from their upcoming holiday CD, "A Very She & Him Christmas." It's a jam-packed holiday on Ellen that you won't want to miss!
S09 E58Dec 1, 2011
Day #2 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Rusell Brand, Sting Dec 1, 2011 There's only one thing predictable about RUSSELL BRAND, and that is... he's definitely going to have Ellen laughing out loud! This say-anything comedy charmer is swinging by to tell our host about his hilarious life, his beautiful wife Katy Perry, and when the two of them are going to start a family! Then, he's been a music icon for over 30 years. STING, the one-named rock legend is returning to Ellen to celebrate his 25-year solo career, and to perform one of his classic hits! Plus, it's Day 2 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! This year, Ellen's prizes will blow you away! They're the biggest giveaway shows of the holiday season! You never know when you'll hear that doorbell and the amazing gifts will be rolling out of those magical double doors!
S09 E59Dec 2, 2011
Day #3 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Josh Duhamel, Laura Dern Dec 2, 2011 Model, movie star and Ellen's friend JOSH DUHAMEL is here! He'll be answering questions about his wife, Fergie, and all of the baby bump rumors! He'll also tell Ellen about his new star-studded film, "New Year's Eve." With so many big names attached to the film, he's sure to have some great stories about what happened between takes. Then, she played an integral role in Ellen's hilarious sitcom, LAURA DERN is here to catch up with her old friend, and to tell her about her HBO show, "Enlightened" -- that the critics are loving! And don't forget, it's Day 3 of Ellen's incredible 12 Days of Giveaways! This year, you won't believe the prizes our audience is going home with! Don't miss this Monday!
S09 E60Dec 5, 2011
Day #4 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Hilary Swank, Steve Jones Dec 5, 2011 The warm and endlessly talented HILARY SWANK is here. This two-time Oscar winner has lots to catch up on with our host, including her experience in the star-studded new film, "New Year's Eve" and what her plans are for the big holiday.Then, he's the handsome host of Simon Cowell's hit show, "X-Factor" -- STEVE JONES is here to give us the inside scoop on the talent-filled break-out season of the show!Also, it's Day 4 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! Find out what incredible prizes our audience is going home with today!
S09 E61Dec 6, 2011
Day #5 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Katherine Heigl, Lenny Kravitz Dec 6, 2011 KATHERINE HEIGL has charmed her way from the hit show "Grey's Anatomy" to being Hollywood's new leading lady! She's starring in the new film, "New Year's Eve." She's here to catch up with Ellen, and tell her what her plans are for the big holiday!And, It's the most wonderful time of the year on Ellen! It's Day 5 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways!Plus, rock legend LENNY KRAVITZ performs a new song from his incredible new CD, "Black and White America."
S09 E62Dec 7, 2011
Day #6 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Pierce Brosnan, Bethenny Frankel Dec 7, 2011 The dashing PIERCE BROSNAN is here! He's starring in the thrilling new Stephen King miniseries, "Bag of Bones," and he's here to tell Ellen all about it!And one of Ellen's closest friends, BETHENNY FRANKEL is returning to our stage with more of her hilarious and insightful brand of recipes, fashion tips and advice!Plus, it's Day 6 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! You won't want to miss what the audience is going home with today!
S09 E63Dec 8, 2011
Day #7 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Lady Gaga Dec 8, 2011 There is no bigger name in the world than LADY GAGA. Her music, her fashion and her message have changed the music industry as we know it. The newly-crowned pop legend is sitting down with Ellen for an in-depth conversation, so Ellen can get to know the Lady behind the costumes. This exclusive talk show appearance will also include a spectacular performance of her hit song "Marry the Night," from her latest CD, "Born This Way."Then, the surprises keep coming for day 7 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! The prizes and the excitement are going to be out of this world!Plus, an exclusive clip of the new music video from GREYSON CHANCE, "Hold On 'Til the Night"! It's a very exciting day on Ellen!
S09 E64Dec 9, 2011
Day #8 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Allison Janney, Maggie Elizabeth Jones Dec 9, 2011 She's been a good friend of Ellen's since they worked together on "Finding Nemo," and today ALLISON JANNEY is back to tell her friend about her exciting role in the critically acclaimed film, "The Help." These two always have a fantastic time when they get together!Then, the breakout 7-year-old star of the incredible new film, "We Bought a Zoo," MAGGIE ELIZABETH JONES is here! She's going to tell Ellen what it was like working alongside Matt Damon, not to mention some amazing and intimidating animals!Then, it's Day 8 of the 12 Days of Giveaways! Ellen is giving away the best gifts of the holiday season! Find out what they are today!
S09 E65Dec 12, 2011
Day #9 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Diane Keaton Dec 12, 2011 She's one of America's most beloved actresses -- the legendary DIANE KEATON is here! She's talking to Ellen about her incredible life, her iconic films, and how they all come together in her heartfelt new memoir, "Then Again."Then, it's Day 9 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! Today is all about Target, and you won't believe what our audience gets hooked up with today!Plus, one special person is going home with a brand new Ford Edge! It's a prize of a show this Tuesday on Ellen.
S09 E66Dec 13, 2011
Day #10 of 12 Days of Giveways - Charlize Theron, Kevin Nealon, Christina Perri Dec 13, 2011 She's one of the most beautiful women in Hollywood and she's here today! CHARLIZE THERON has made her mark on Hollywood in films like "Monster" and "North Country." It's been a while since she was here, and today the Oscar-winning actress is catching up with Ellen about her hilarious new film, "Young Adult" -- written by Diablo Cody!And who would you want to go holiday shopping with more than KEVIN NEALON? He's taking our camera crew for a holiday shopping experience you'll never forget!Then, it's Day 10 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! The gifts this season have been unbelievable, and they're only getting better!Plus, CHRISTINA PERRI is the singer of the haunting song, "A Thousand Years" from the "Twilight - Breaking Dawn - Part 1" soundtrack, and she's here to perform it!
S09 E67Dec 14, 2011
Day #11 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Paris Jackson Dec 14, 2011 Her father, Michael, is the legendary pop icon. PARIS JACKSON will talk to Ellen about what life has been like for her and her family in the past few months. She's also starring in the new film, "Lundon's Bridge and the Three Keys." The theme of the movie, saving the planet, is a cause close to both Paris and her father's heart.It's Day 11 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! We're close to the end, and the giveaways are only getting better! It's going to be an unforgettable day on Ellen.
S09 E68Dec 15, 2011
Day #12 of 12 Days of Giveaways - Amy Poehler Dec 15, 2011 It's Day 12 of Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways! The finale of the biggest giveaway shows of the season! For 12 amazing days, Ellen has been giving away the best presents of the holidays, and today she's going out with a bang! Don't miss it. Ellen always saves the best for last!Then, she's a mother, actress, producer, and all-around funny lady -- it's AMY POEHLER! She's the hilarious star of the hit show, "Parks and Recreation," and now she's starring in the new film, "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel"! Whenever these funny ladies get together, they always bring down the house.
S09 E69Dec 16, 2011
Howie Mandel, Elle Fanning Dec 16, 2011 HOWIE MANDEL has a history on this show. Every time he's here, he makes Ellen laugh until she cries! He's here to do just that, and to tell her about his exciting new show, "Mobbed" -- that will have you dancing in front of your TV.Then, the very talented ELLE FANNING is here. She's the little sister of Young Hollywood royalty, Dakota Fanning, and she's made a name for herself in films like, "Phoebe in Wonderland," "Super 8" and the new film, "We Bought a Zoo" with Matt Damon. She's here to tell Ellen all about it!Then, it's our bonus day of the 12 Days of Giveaways! They thought they missed all of the prizes, but this audience is in for one huge surprise!Plus, one lucky member of our audience is going home with the biggest prize of the year! Ellen's bringing 2012 in with a bang!
S09 E70Jan 3, 2012
Justin Bieber, Sherrie Gahn, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ellie Kemper, Mindless Behavior Jan 3, 2012 It's JUSTIN BIEBER'S incredible concert extravaganza for Sherrie Gahn and the kids at Whitney Elementary!JESSE TYLER FERGUSON is the star of one of the funniest comedies on television, "Modern Family," and he was one of Barbara Walters' 10 Most Fascinating People of the Year! This Ellen Show favorite is back to catch up with our host, and he's always as funny as he is fascinating.And the star of one of Ellen's favorite films, ELLIE KEMPER is here! She had Ellen in hysterics in "Bridesmaids" and Ellen's going to find out the scoop on a sequel! She also stars in the hit TV show "The Office," and she's here to tell Ellen all about it.Then, from the man that brought us Lady Gaga, one of the fastest-rising teen sensation pop bands, MINDLESS BEHAVIOR, is here to perform their hit, "Girls Talkin' Bout" from their debut CD, "#1 Girl."
S09 E71Jan 4, 2012
The 'Jersey Shore' Girls Jan 4, 2012 They're all here! All the ladies are in from "The Jersey Shore," NICOLE "SNOOKI" POLIZZI, JENNIFER "J-WOWW" FARLEY, SAMMI "SWEETHEART" GIANCOLA and DEENA NICOLE CORTESE! These ladies are back to tell Ellen about their exciting season of the show that changed the way America thought about the Garden State. It's a full-on "Jersey Shore" party and you're invited!Plus, Ellen and Target are changing the lives of students at a truly incredible school. If you love giving amazing prizes to deserving people, you won't want to miss this show.
S09 E72Jan 5, 2012
Kristie Alley, Casey Wilson, Jordyn Wieber Jan 5, 2012 It's always an exciting event when she's in the studio. Today, the wild, hilarious and unpredictable KIRSTIE ALLEY is here! Through the years, she's been open about her struggle with her weight. She's let us follow her through her ups and downs, and today she's telling Ellen about her ambitious goal to help her stay fit in an exciting new way!Plus, "SNL" alum CASEY WILSON is here! She's sitting down with Ellen for the first time to discuss her breakout hit comedy, "Happy Endings," the hilarious show that's on right after "Modern Family"!Also, U.S. Gymnast JORDYN WIEBER is a rising young star in the world of gymnastics. She's on a path to becoming the favorite at this year's Olympics! This all-around national and world champion is here to show Ellen a routine from her strongest event: the uneven bars! It's a gold medal-worthy Friday on Ellen.
S09 E73Jan 6, 2012
Kelly Osbourne, Nolan Gould, Gavin DeGraw Jan 6, 2012 Just in time for the Golden Globes, KELLY OSBOURNE is here! This fashionista is the co-host of E!'s "Fashion Police," airing Monday Jan 16 at 9pm ET, and she's telling Ellen all about the hot new trends to look out for on the red carpet! Every time she's here, Kelly is open, lively and full of fun!And L.A. Reserve Deputy SHERVIN LALEZARY will share his story of how he captured the suspect accused of being the Los Angeles arsonist.Also, from the hit show, "Modern Family," NOLAN GOULD is here! He plays the charming, if not misguided, son of the Dunphys on the show America has fallen in love with. He's here to tell Ellen how his life has changed, and what it's like growing up in front of the cameras.Plus, music sensation GAVIN DeGRAW performs his huge hit, "Not Over You," from his latest CD, "Sweeter." It couldn't be a sweeter Monday on Ellen.
S09 E74Jan 9, 2012
Woody Harrelson, Joshua Jackson, The Wanted Jan 9, 2012 He's played everything from the lovable bartender to some of the scariest people in film history. The charming, and versatile WOODY HARRELSON is here! The multi-faceted actor is telling Ellen about his explosive and critically-acclaimed role in the new film, "Rampart."JOSHUA JACKSON has been a film and television star since he was 12 years old. Today, the dashing actor is telling Ellen about his sci-fi thriller TV show, "Fringe," as well as his longtime romance with model and actress Diane Kruger.Plus, an incredible story of survival. A family whose children would never have survived if not for the heroism of strangers is here to tell their captivating story. They'll be reunited for the first time with nine of the brave heroes who jumped into a frozen river to save their lives.And one of the fastest rising bands in pop, THE WANTED, are here to make their US television debut! They're performing their hit, "Glad You Came," from their CD, "Battleground."
S09 E75Jan 10, 2012
James Spader, Mike O'Malley, Daniel J Simons & Jonah Richard Lehrer Jan 10, 2012 He's a 3-time Emmy winner for his role on "Boston Legal," and now JAMES SPADER has joined the cast of NBC's hit show, "The Office." He's telling Ellen how he's been adapting to the office politics of his new job, and how it's felt stepping into a show that's had such a celebrated run!His courage and understanding as Kurt Hummel's father on "Glee" has made a lasting impact on parents and children around the world. The hilarious MIKE O'MALLEY is sitting down with Ellen to catch her up on what's been happening with his hit show, and what we can expect from the incredibly talented cast for the rest of the season!Plus, there's an exciting new series on National Geographic called "Brain Games" and Ellen loves it! The show explores the astounding tricks and shortcuts our brains use to understand the world around us, and it will blow you away! Hosts DANIEL J. SIMONS and JONAH RICHARD LEHRER are here to show Ellen some of their favorites!
S09 E76Jan 11, 2012
Meryl Streep, Ricky Gervais, Snow Patrol Jan 11, 2012 She is possibly the single greatest actress the world has ever seen. There's no one quite like MERYL STREEP. The legendary star is here to discuss her epic portrayal of British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the new film, "The Iron Lady," which may be one of the most iconic roles of her career.Then, he's one of the funniest people around and he's getting ready to host the Golden Globe Awards for his third consecutive year -- it's RICKY GERVAIS! The hilarious comedian is sitting down with Ellen to give her a taste of what we might expect on the big night this Sunday!Plus, SNOW PATROL makes their Ellen show debut to perform their new hit, "Called Out in the Dark" from their CD, "Fallen Empires." It's a day for the best of them on Ellen!
S09 E77Jan 12, 2012
Queen Latifah, Kenneth Branagh Jan 12, 2012 Long live the Queen! She's a singer, a rapper and actress -- it's QUEEN LATIFAH! This fellow CoverGirl is visiting her good friend Ellen to talk about her new film, "Joyful Noise," which she stars in with the great Dolly Parton! It's always a party when the Queen is in the house.He played the charming and dishonest wizard, Gilderoy Lockhart in Harry Potter. Now, he's been nominated for a Golden Globe, a SAG Award and a Broadcast Film Critics Award -- all for his role in the critically acclaimed film, "My Week with Marilyn." KENNETH BRANAGH is here! One of the most respected actors in the world, Kenneth is here to chat with Ellen about this haunting film, as well as the Oscar buzz surrounding it!
S09 E78Jan 13, 2012
Big Time Rush, Sofia Vergara Jan 13, 2012 Their entire upcoming tour sold out in less than a day. BIG TIME RUSH are the newest pop superstars! They're making their Ellen show debut to talk to Ellen about their Nickelodeon series, "Big Time Rush," and to perform their hit, "Music Sounds Better with You," from their CD, "Elevate."SOFIA VERGARA has taken America by storm with her spectacular good looks and her sparkling sense of humor! She tells it like it is on her hit show, "Modern Family," and today she's teaming up with Ellen for some CoverGirl magic!Plus, Amy is going undercover for a hilarious hidden camera adventure you won't want to miss!
S09 E79Jan 16, 2012
Steven Tyler, Timothy Olyphant, Chris Young Jan 16, 2012 He's a legend of rock 'n' roll and a pop culture icon -- STEVEN TYLER is here! His life, his fashion and his music have raised the bar for everyone who follows. He's telling Ellen how it's been to step into the role of judge on "American Idol," something Ellen knows all about!And one of the sexiest stars in television, TIMOTHY OLYPHANT is sitting down with Ellen to tell her about the exciting third season of his thrilling crime drama, "Justified."Plus, the Country Music Award winner for Favorite Artist, CHRIS YOUNG is here to perform his top ten hit, "You."
S09 E80Jan 17, 2012
Colin Firth, Jeremy Irvine, Uggie the Dog, Colbie Caillat Jan 17, 2012 He's the stuttering King of England, Meryl Streep's singing boyfriend in "Mamma Mia" and Bridget Jones' main squeeze. COLIN FIRTH is as versatile as he is charming, and last year he showed up the day after winning his Oscar to show it to Ellen in person! Today, he's here to tell Ellen about his role in the thrilling remake of the classic film, "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy."And JEREMY IRVINE is the shining new star of Steven Spielberg's epic new film, "War Horse." He's here to tell Ellen what it was like acting up against a four-legged co-star and taking direction from the biggest living legend in Hollywood.Then, he's the star of one of the biggest films of the year and he's not even human! UGGIE THE DOG wowed audiences with his amazing performance in "The Artist," and he's here with his trainer, Omar Von Muller, to meet Ellen for the first time!Plus, COLBIE CAILLAT performs her big hit, "Brighter Than the Sun" from her CD, "All of You."
S09 E81Jan 18, 2012
Rob Lowe, Adam Lambert, Samantha Garvey Jan 18, 2012 He's just about as charming as they come, ROB LOWE has been making us laugh for the past 3 seasons on "Parks and Recreation," and now he's starring in a new lifetime movie, "Drew Peterson: Untouchable." He's catching up with his friend Ellen about the new thriller that's ripped from the headlines.Plus, ADAM LAMBERT returns to the Ellen stage to perform his new song, "Better Than I Know Myself," from his upcoming CD, "Trespassing." You won't see him anywhere else in daytime! Don't miss it!Then, the incredible story of SAMANTHA GARVEY, a 17-year-old whose family is homeless, but that didn't stop her from getting a 3.9 GPA and becoming a semi-finalist in the prestigious "Intel Science Talent Search!" Her story will inspire your entire family. Don't miss it.
S09 E82Jan 19, 2012
Aunt Carol, Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Nealon, Twitch Jan 19, 2012 The YouTube sensation that Ellen can't get enough of, AUNT CAROL showed off her amazing Usher moves in one of the best viral videos of the year, and today, she's here to show them off to Ellen live! There's no better end to your week than today on Ellen.Then, he had us on the edge of our seats for 8 incredible seasons of the hit show "24," now KIEFER SUTHERLAND is here to tell Ellen how he's turning up the heat in his exciting new FOX series, "Touch."Plus, KEVIN NEALON is back! He's showing Ellen what happened when he hit the streets to celebrate the Chinese New Year!And a special appearance by one of Ellen's favorite dancers, TWITCH!
S09 E83Jan 20, 2012
Shemar Moore, Kym Douglas, Walk Off the Earth Jan 20, 2012 SHEMAR MOORE is the incredibly handsome star of the hit show, "Criminal Minds." He's in the middle of their 7th season and is stopping by to check in with Ellen. Last time he was here, he showed off some skin, so we're turning up the thermostat now!KYM DOUGLAS is our resident beauty expert, and what better place for her to give tips from than Home Depot?! She's dishing out the nuts and bolts of looking good -- and telling Ellen all about it.Also, their YouTube video performance of Gotye's "Somebody That I Used to Know" already has over 17 million -- views and it's only been up a week! The incredible band WALK OFF THE EARTH is here for an exclusive performance of their dynamic cover!
S09 E84Jan 23, 2012
Sam Worthington, Michael Strahan, Seal Jan 23, 2012 SAM WORTHINGTON burst onto the Hollywood scene with a string of starring roles... in "Avatar," "Terminator Salvation" and "The Debt." Now he's starring in "Man on a Ledge," a film that will have you on the edge of your seat! And he's here to tell Ellen all about it.Then, "FOX NFL Sunday" commentator and former NFL defensive end MICHAEL STRAHAN is in the house to talk football! His team, the New York Giants, just took out one of Ellen's favorite teams, The Packers, on the road to the Super Bowl. No doubt Ellen will have a few things to say to him about that.Plus, SEAL is here to perform his classic hit, "Let's Stay Together" from his upcoming CD, "Soul 2" -- which drops today!
S09 E85Jan 24, 2012
Mario Lopez, Ben Flajnik, Emily Luther & Charlie Puth Jan 24, 2012 It's the adorable MARIO LOPEZ! The charming host of "Extra" is dropping by to catch up with Ellen about his life, his baby, and his new underwear line! Whether she's dunking him in the dunk tank or challenging him to a game of Twister Hoopla, Ellen always makes the most of it when Mario's around.And, "The Bachelor's" BEN FLAJNIK is here! Ellen has been watching all season and she has a lot of big questions for him! She'll be sure to get some hints on which of the ladies may have won his heart.Then, the incredible singing duo that blew Ellen away is back! EMILY LUTHER and CHARLIE PUTH captured America's attention with their haunting performance of Adele's "Someone Like You," and now they're returning to the show that put them on the map to premiere their original song, "Break Again."
S09 E86Jan 25, 2012
It's Ellen's Birthday Show! Jan 25, 2012 It's Ellen's birthday show!She's celebrating with one of her favorite people on the planet, JIMMY KIMMEL! Every time he's here, Jimmy changes the game. He's rolled around in a bubble wrap suit, and saved Ellen from an attacking panda! There's no telling what he will have in store for her birthday when he co-hosts the show!And one of the funniest ladies around, MELISSA MCCARTHY is here! She starred in Ellen's favorite movie of the year, "Bridesmaids" and always makes Ellen laugh! It's going to be a very special birthday surprise!Plus, the legendary band, EARTH WIND AND FIRE are here to make Ellen's birthday wish come true and perform on her show!
S09 E87Jan 26, 2012
Ted Danson, Kellie Pickler, Christopher Plummer Jan 26, 2012 One of America's most beloved television stars, TED DANSON is swinging by to talk with Ellen! He's starring in the heartwarming new film, "Big Miracle." It's based on the inspiring true story of a whale rescue, and he's here to tell Ellen about his experience on the film, and with the whales!And, she's the sassy country star who Ellen can't get enough of! KELLIE PICKLER has left our audience and Ellen rolling in the aisles every time she's been here! She's back to chat with her friend Ellen, and to perform a song from her upcoming CD, "100 Proof."Then, it's the performance that Ellen can't stop thinking about. CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER wowed audiences with his touching performance as Ewan McGregor's father in "Beginners," and it earned him a Golden Globe! Ellen gets to sit down with the legendary actor to talk about his role and the film that meant so much to her.
S09 E88Jan 27, 2012
John Krasinski, 2Cellos Jan 27, 2012 JOHN KRASINSKI has been the charming and painfully relatable co-worker on NBC's "The Office" for 8 hilarious seasons. Today he's here to tell Ellen about his new film, "Big Miracle," based on the incredible real-life whale rescue story.Plus, a dynamic two-person musical group, 2CELLOS will give an electric performance of the Guns N' Roses classic, "Welcome to the Jungle." See them here today before you watch them tomorrow on "Glee"!
S09 E89Jan 30, 2012
Simon Baker, Kristen Bell, Adrian Romoff, Victoria Asarenka Jan 30, 2012 He's one of the sexiest Australian imports on TV, SIMON BAKER is back to chat with his friend Ellen about his life, his hit show "The Mentalist," and what he can foresee happening in his near future.She solved many a mystery as television's Veronica Mars, and since then KRISTEN BELL has been a Hollywood staple. Today, she drops by Ellen to tell her about the new film, "Big Miracle" -- and what it was like filming with whales in Alaska!Plus, he just took first place in the "American Protégé International Music Talent Competition" at Carnegie Hall, and he's only 7! Piano prodigy ADRIAN ROMOFF is here to wow Ellen with his incredible musical talent.Plus, the tennis star who just won the Australian Open and is now ranked #1 in the world, VICTORIA AZARENKA is here!
S09 E90Jan 31, 2012
Drew Barrymore, Ovtavia Spencer, FloRida Jan 31, 2012 DREW BARRYMORE is one of America's sweethearts, and she just got engaged! She's telling Ellen all about her big wedding plans, and about her exciting new whale rescue film, "Big Miracle."OCTAVIA SPENCER won the Golden Globe for her brilliant performance in "The Help," and now she's been nominated for an Oscar! The actress is here for the very first time to tell Ellen all about how her life has changed, and how she's getting ready for Oscar night!Plus, an Ellen favorite, FLO RIDA is here to perform his mega hit, "Good Feeling." It's all happening Wednesday!
S09 E91Feb 1, 2012
Michelle Obama, Daniel Radcliffe, Sara Ferguson Feb 1, 2012 She's the wife of the leader of the free world, MICHELLE OBAMA is here! The First Lady of the United States is sitting down with Ellen for a very special conversation. From her campaign to end childhood obesity to her impact on the world of fashion, to her new Twitter account, Mrs. Obama makes headlines everywhere she goes, and she's here to tell Ellen about it all.Plus, he personified one of the most iconic fictional characters in history. The Harry Potter films have come to a conclusion, but things for DANIEL RADCLIFFE are just beginning. His new film, "The Woman in Black" launches an exciting new chapter in his already illustrious career.Also, the hero teacher who attended Pres. Obama's State of the Union address, SARA FERGUSON, is here! When money got tight in her school district in Chester, Pennsylvania, Sara continued working without pay. When Ellen heard her story, she knew she had to meet Sara... a meeting the two will never forget.
S09 E92Feb 2, 2012
Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine, Blake Shelton Feb 2, 2012 It's the new singing competition that's taken America by storm! "The Voice" is about to kick off its highly anticipated second season, and today, the judges are here! Three of the biggest names in the music industry, CHRISTINA AGUILERA, ADAM LEVINE and BLAKE SHELTON are telling Ellen what to expect from the show that's changing the way we look at singing competitions. You won't see them together anywhere else before their show premieres right after the Super Bowl! How fitting that they're here for our Super Bowl show, in which one lucky Giants or Patriots fan will be sent to the game!
S09 E93Feb 3, 2012
Jim Parsons, Miley Cyrus Feb 3, 2012 He's won the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series two years in a row! The hilarious JIM PARSONS is sitting down with Ellen to tell her about his hit show, "The Big Bang Theory." His quirky energy is always entertaining, especially when Ellen scares the pants off him!MILEY CYRUS is here to perform the classic Dylan song, "You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go." All February long, we'll be talking to some of the exceptional musicians who participated in the album "Chimes of Freedom," a new CD collection featuring the songs of Bob Dylan, in honor the 50th anniversary of Amnesty International.
S09 E94Feb 6, 2012
Martin Scorsese, Rachel McAdams Feb 6, 2012 He's one of the world's most renowned directors, and he's here for the very first time! MARTIN SCORSESE was recently nominated for an Oscar. His film, "Hugo," is leading the pack with 11 nominations, including one for Best Picture. The Hollywood legend is sitting down with Ellen to discuss his film, his historic career, and what the future holds for him.From "Mean Girls" to "Wedding Crashers" to "The Notebook," RACHEL McADAMS has won our hearts with brilliant performances in some of the best movies of the past decade. Now she's starring in the heartbreaking new film "The Vow," with the very handsome Channing Tatum -- and she's here to tell Ellen all about it!
S09 E95Feb 7, 2012
Julie Bowen, Josh Hutcherson, The Band Perry Feb 7, 2012 She's everybody's favorite mom on America's favorite show, "Modern Family"! JULIE BOWEN plays the tough yet lovable head of the Dunphy household on the hit NBC comedy. She's here to tell Ellen what it's like working with such a talented and dynamic cast, and what we can expect from the show we can all relate to!Then, rising star JOSH HUTCHERSON is here for the very first time! He's starring in the upcoming film, "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson! Josh is also a part of one of the most anticipated films of the year, "The Hunger Games," and he's telling Ellen about all of it today.Plus, their song, "If I Die Young" was the CMA Song of the Year, and now they're nominated for a Grammy! THE BAND PERRY is here to perform their new hit, "All Your Life," from their smash self-titled debut CD.
S09 E96Feb 8, 2012
Sophia Grace and Rosie, Channing Tatum Feb 8, 2012 It's the return of the most entertaining girls from the UK! SOPHIA GRACE and ROSIE, those two precocious prima donnas from Essex are back and ready to take on the world. They've blown the roof off our studio with spectacular performances, hosted the red carpet at the AMAs, and you won't believe what Ellen has in store for them next!Plus, the incredibly handsome CHANNING TATUM is swinging by to tell Ellen about his new heartbreaking film, "The Vow." Channing always gets into trouble when he's here, whether he's revealing racy photos or giving Ellen a lap dance! Today he just might raise the bar.
S09 E97Feb 9, 2012
Denzel Washington, Kat Dennings, Giogio Fareira Feb 9, 2012 There's only one DENZEL WASHINGTON, and he's here today in our studio! From "Training Day" to "Malcolm X" to "Philadelphia," his film career reads like a best-of the American movie. He's talking to Ellen about it all, from the classics to his new film, "Safe House" with Ryan Reynolds.Plus KAT DENNINGS burst onto the scene as the romantic interest in "Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist," and now she's the star of the hit comedy, "2 Broke Girls"! She's here to tell Ellen about the show that's based on a popular Twitter account!And GIORGIO FAREIRA made a YouTube video of himself serenading a Sonic drive-thru operator -- and it's going viral! This is one charming and hilarious YouTube performance you won't want to miss. He's singing his story to Ellen this Friday!
S09 E98Feb 10, 2012
Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony, Jamie King Feb 10, 2012 Sitting down for a must-see television appearance, JENNIFER LOPEZ and MARC ANTHONY are here, and "Ellen" is the only place you'll see them together! They're writing their own rules on how to be a Hollywood power couple, and they're telling Ellen all about it. They've teamed up to create an exciting new dance show called "Q'Viva!" and they'll be joined by the third host and creator of the show, JAMIE KING. Plus, stay tuned for a special dance performance by some of the "Q'Viva!" cast!
S09 E99Feb 13, 2012
Kris & Bruce Jenner, Kevin Nealon, Sophia Grace & Rosie, Giorgio Fareira Feb 13, 2012 KRIS and BRUCE JENNER are the heads of household for the family everyone wants to keep up with! They're here to tell Ellen about what it's like parenting Hollywood's most darling daughters, The Kardashians, and to talk about Kris' new book, "Kris Jenner... and All Things Kardashian."The hilarious KEVIN NEALON is here to show Ellen what happened when he went into the field for a romantic Valentine's Day adventure!Then, Ellen's favorite British youngsters, SOPHIA GRACE and ROSIE, are back for more hilarious hijinks! These two have stolen the show whenever Ellen sent them on an adventure, and you have to see where she's sending them next!And GIORGIO FAREIRA became a YouTube sensation with a video of himself serenading a Sonic drive-thru operator. This is one charming and hilarious YouTube performance you won't want to miss. He's singing his story to Ellen this Tuesday!Plus, watch for the secret word for your chance to win an African safari! It's Ellen's "Safari So Goody" Watch and Win!
S09 E100Feb 14, 2012
Ellen Pompeo, Josh Dueck, Dierks Bentley Feb 14, 2012 She's the title character of the show that's had us on the edge of our seats for 8 incredible seasons -- "Grey's Anatomy" star ELLEN POMPEO is in the house! From her adorable daughter to her roller coaster adventure as Meredith Grey, she has a lot to catch our host up on!JOSH DUECK is a 31-year old skier who lost the use of his lower body in a tragic accident, but that hasn't stopped him from pursuing his dream of skiing. Last week he became the first person in history to land a sitting-ski back flip! Ellen saw the incredible, inspirational and heart-stopping footage and had to meet him! He's here to tell his empowering story today.Plus, country superstar DIERKS BENTLEY has a huge surprise for a military family that will change their lives and touch your heart. And he's bringing the house down with a performance from his upcoming CD, "Home."Don't forget to watch for the secret word for your chance to win an African safari! It's Ellen's "Safari So Goody" Watch and Win!
Sean 'Diddy' Combs, Kate Upton He's a man of many hats and many names! SEAN "DIDDY" COMBS is a musician, a record producer, a fashion mogul, and now he's the Executive Producer of a new documentary called "Undefeated"! Whether he's taste-testing vodka shots or making new friends in the audience, you never know what he's going to do when he's here!Then, the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover is one of the most coveted spots for models! The highly anticipated issue will soon be released, with KATE UPTON on the cover! The sexiest, most sought-after bombshell will be here... and she'll be interviewing the Sports Illustrated cover model!
Reese Witherspoon, Nathan Lane REESE WITHERSPOON has it all; she's funny, she's smart and she's gorgeous! It's no wonder this Oscar-winning mom of two has been in some of the best films of the past decade. She's here to tell Ellen about her new film with Chris Pine and Tom Hardy, called "This Means War" -- and how she felt about having love scenes with two of Hollywood's hottest actors!Then, he's one of the funniest men Broadway has ever seen! When NATHAN LANE isn't on the Great White Way, he's starring in Hollywood classics like "The Lion King," "The Bird Cage" and the exciting new Snow White film, "Mirror Mirror"! He's here to talk to Ellen about his adventure in sharing the screen with Julia Roberts in the new film, and how he and Ellen have both voiced legendary Disney characters!Plus, watch for the Secret Word for your chance to win an African safari! It's Ellen's "Safari So Goody" Watch and Win!
Sophia Grace & Rosie, Amanda Seyfried Their new rap video already has over 4.5 million views on YouTube! The dynamic duo, SOPHIA GRACE & ROSIE are back! They'll be performing a brand new song you won't want to miss. There's no telling what adventure you're in for this time!Then, AMANDA SEYFRIED is Hollywood's new It girl. She's only 26 and she's already starred in blockbusters like "Mamma Mia," "Mean Girls," "In Time," "Dear John," and now she's starring in the new thriller, "Gone." She's sitting down with Ellen to discuss her incredible career, her life, and who she was with on Valentine's Day!
Zac Efron and Taylor Swift Not one, but two of the biggest teen idols on Earth are here! ZAC EFRON and TAYLOR SWIFT are sitting down for their only appearance together, and it's in our studio! They're the stars of the new Dr. Seuss film, "The Lorax." She's the country girl with the unstoppable music career, he's the heartthrob on the cover of every magazine -- they're a Hollywood dream team, and the only place you'll see them together is on Ellen!Then, Ellen has a surprise that's the biggest in Ellen Show history! It's the most incredible gift she's ever given! She's never done this before! Don't miss it.
Randy Jackson, Justin Theroux, Natasha Bedingfield RANDY JACKSON is "the dog" on the biggest television show in the world! When "The Voice's" Adam Levine was here, he had a message for the dog regarding Randy's choice words about "The Voice." We'll see what Randy has to say about it today. He's been a judge on "American Idol" since the beginning, and he's catching Ellen up on how things have changed!And JUSTIN THEROUX is here! He's going to tell Ellen all about the hilarious movie he was filming when he met Jen Aniston, and will talk about life as the boyfriend of one of the biggest stars on the planet.Then, a special performance by NATASHA BEDINGFIELD of the Bob Dylan classic, "Ring Them Bells." Natasha is part of the new CD collection, "Chimes of Freedom," in honor of the 50th anniversary of Amnesty International. This Wednesday on Ellen is music to your ears.Plus, one deserving audience member who really needs Ellen's help is driving home in a brand new car! It's a story you won't want to miss.
Jennifer Aniston, Cirque du Soleil She's one of the biggest names in Hollywood, one of the most identifiable stars in the world, and one of Ellen's closest friends -- it's JENNIFER ANISTON! She's starring in the new film, "Wanderlust," which had Ellen in stitches! It's also the film where she met her very cute and very funny new boyfriend, Justin Theroux. Ellen will be talking to her good friend about her new love, her new film and everything in between!Plus, an amazing juggling act that's so impressive it could only be from Cirque du Soleil! ANTS, the foot-juggling act from "OVO" will be here to wow the crowd!
Seth Rogen, Bethenny Frankel SETH ROGEN has gone from Hollywood's everyman to Hollywood's leading man! He's not only starred in, but has written and produced some of the biggest comedies of the past few years. He's sitting down with Ellen to tell her about his independent spirit, and how he'll be hosting the 27th Annual Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday!Then, she's the Real Housewife that's taken on the world! BETHENNY FRANKEL can write a book, host a talk show, and make a healthy snack -- all while sipping one of her famous Skinny Girl margaritas! This Jill of all trades is sitting down with Ellen to discuss her hit show, "Bethenny Ever After." She'll also be demonstrating one of her world-famous homemaking tips!
Meredith Viera, Emily vanCamp Whether she's anchoring the news, moderating "The View" or hosting "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" the fabulous and funny MEREDITH VIEIRA is always up for a good time. Now she's a Special Correspondent for "Rock Center with Brian Williams." Where will she wind up next? She's here to tell Ellen all about it.Then, EMILY VanCAMP is the star of Ellen's favorite new show on television! "Revenge" has had us on the edge of our seats for the entire first season, and Ellen is desperate for a chance to get some inside information. She's grilling her lovely guest for all of the details on Monday!Plus, we're going behind the scenes of Ellen's hilarious new JCPenney commercials, and you've got a front-row seat! And Ellen will once more change the life of an inspiring viewer in need of a boost.
Sophia Grace & Rosie, Kate Walsh The two most dynamic, pint-sized performers on the planet, SOPHIA GRACE & ROSIE are here for another spectacular visit! They've been in the States interviewing some of the biggest and brightest stars, and they're showing Ellen their favorite moments on the show today!Then, KATE WALSH is the striking star of the hit ABC spinoff "Private Practice," in which her character's been getting busy with some of the sexiest men in Hollywood! She's here to tell Ellen about her on-screen adventures, and about her new fragrance that will have you smelling like a billion dollars!And who knows... will Ellen be able to nab an interview with an Oscar winner? Watch Tuesday to find out!
Kacie B., Lauren Gray, Steve Spangler She was an early frontrunner in one of Ellen's favorite TV shows, "The Bachelor," but Bachelor Ben shocked everyone when he sent her home without a rose. Today, Kacie B. tells Ellen about her experience on the show, what she shared with Ben both on screen and off, and her insight into Ben's relationship with Courtney!America was shocked when the judges decided not to include LAUREN GRAY in their top 24 this season on "American Idol." The incredible singer is here today to tell Ellen about her experience on the show, and to perform!Plus, Ellen's science expert STEVE SPANGLER is back! Whenever he's here, Steve makes a big bang, and we mean that literally. We're testing our safety goggles and sprinkler systems to make sure we're ready for whatever outrageous, amazing and death-defying experiments he's bringing into our studio!Also, we're announcing the winner of Ellen's "Safari So Goody" Watch and Win. Could you be going on an African safari? Find out today on Ellen!
Justin Bieber, Megan Millally JUSTIN BIEBER birthday exclusive! The music megastar is in the house for a spectacular celebration of his special day. You only turn 18 once, and for Justin, it's happening right here on the Ellen show! Ellen will be partying in style with the biggest teen pop sensation on the planet. She may even have a special birthday surprise!Plus, MEGAN MULLALLY was the hilarious high-pitched sidekick for 8 incredible seasons on the hit show, "Will & Grace." Now she's got a brand new show called "Breaking In," and she's here to tell Ellen all about it!
Steve Harvey, Jason Mraz When it comes to STEVE HARVEY, great dating advice has never been funnier! The comedian-turned-relationship guru is here to celebrate the new edition of his bestselling book, "Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man." No one tells it like it is like Steve. You'll want to hear what he has to say about connecting with the man in your life!Then, JASON MRAZ is in our studio to perform his huge new song! Don't miss his beautiful rendition of "I Won't Give Up," this Friday!
Julianne Moore, Idina Menzel Her talent and her warmth have established JULIANNE MOORE as one of Hollywood's finest actresses. She's starring in the new HBO film "Game Change," in which she takes on the role of controversial politician Sarah Palin. She's telling Ellen how she transformed into the former Alaska Governor, and what she learned about her along the way!Then, from "Rent" to "Wicked," IDINA MENZEL has headlined on the best cast recordings of our generation and staked her claim as an A-List Broadway diva. She's here to discuss her new PBS concert special, "Barefoot at the Symphony," and what life is like with her young son and her husband, Taye Diggs!
Christian Slater, Lenny Kravitz His rugged good looks and wry smile have made him a Hollywood giant. The charming and mysterious CHRISTIAN SLATER is here! He's starring in the new comedy on FOX, "Breaking In" that premieres the night before he's here, and he's sitting down with Ellen to tell her all about it.Plus, music legend LENNY KRAVITZ is starring in the new thriller, "The Hunger Games," and everyone's talking about it. He's bringing his exciting new CD, "Black and White America," and the behind-the-scenes scoop on the film that's about to blow up!
Jon Hamm, Michael Weatherly, Sara Bareilles He played the hilariously awful boyfriend in Ellen's favorite film of last year, "Bridesmaids," and his hit show "Mad Men" is about to make a dramatic and much-anticipated return! JON HAMM has been busy! Since he was last here, he hosted "Saturday Night Live" and appeared in some of the funniest sketches of the season!Plus, the handsome and hilarious MICHAEL WEATHERLY drops by Ellen for the very first time! He's telling her about the amazing 9th season of his hit show, "NCIS"!Then, her single "Love Song" shot her to stardom, and SARA BAREILLES has been on top ever since! Now she's a judge on NBC's "The Sing-Off," and she's here to perform "Let the Rain" from her most recent CD, "Kaleidoscope Heart."
Megan Fox, Carson Daly, Justin Willman MEGAN FOX is here for the first time! This Hollywood vixen has made a name for herself as the leading lady in "Transformers" and "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen." Now she's showing off her comedic chops in one of the most anticipated comedies of 2012, "Friends with Kids."CARSON DALY is dropping by to tell Ellen about the exciting new season of "The Voice" that has everyone watching! From radio personality to late-night talk show host, this man has done it all!Plus, it's a special treat for Ellen; since she loves magic, JUSTIN WILLMAN is here to wow the crowd with a magical performance you'll have to see to believe! This Thursday, Ellen's got lots of tricks up her sleeve!
David Arquette, Robin Thicke He's battled addiction, tabloids and "Dancing with the Stars" -- and DAVID ARQUETTE has come out on top! He's the executive producer of the hit comedy "Cougar Town" starring Courteney Cox, and it was recently announced he's going to be starring in a new pilot with Ellen's wife, Portia de Rossi! He's here today so Ellen can welcome him to the family!Then, ROBIN THICKE pays tribute to the legendary Whitney Houston with a cover of her classic hit, "Exhale (Shoop Shoop)," that you won't want to miss.
Jason Segal, Jennifer Morrison, Cirque du Soleil He's a star on the hit series "How I Met Your Mother," and his pet project, "The Muppets," just won an Academy Award! JASON SEGEL is riding high! He's here to discuss his hilarious and heartbreaking new film, "Jeff, Who Lives at Home."Then, JENNIFER MORRISON was the first woman who tried to tame Dr. Gregory House on FOX's "House." She's traded in her scrubs for a fairytale adventure in "Once Upon a Time," and she's telling Ellen all about it.Plus, an amazing juggling act that's so impressive it could only be from Cirque du Soleil, ANTS, the foot-juggling act from "OVO" will be here to wow the crowd!
Jessica Simpson, EllieCamper, Dierks Bently & ThePunch Brothers She's gorgeous, she's talented and she's about to have a baby! JESSICA SIMPSON has a new show, a new beauty line, and this spring she'll have a new member of the family. While she's here, Ellen might help her figure out if she's having a boy or a girl!Then, the star of one of the funniest movies of the past year, "Bridesmaids," as well as the hit comedy "The Office," and now the remake of "21 Jump Street" -- the adorable ELLIE KEMPER is here! She's telling Ellen what it's like to recreate such a beloved television series on the big screen.Plus, DIERKS BENTLEY & THE PUNCH BROTHERS are here to perform their cover of Bob Dylan's "SeÃ±or," from the incredible CD compilation "Chimes of Freedom," honoring the 50th Anniversary of Amnesty International!
Jonah Hill, Chris Rene It's the return of one of the best games in the history of the show, THE MARSHMALLOW GAME! Many have tried, few have succeeded, and all have looked completely ridiculous. Don't miss The Marshmallow Game's triumphant return this Wednesday!Since the last time JONAH HILL was here, he was nominated for an Oscar! He's sure to have a story or two from the big night! He also just finished hosting "Saturday Night Live"! Plus, he's starring in the remake of one the most beloved TV shows, "21 Jump Street," with the very dashing Channing Tatum.Then, CHRIS RENE was a finalist everyone was talking about on the dynamic first season of "The X-Factor." Today he's here to tell Ellen about being rocketed to stardom, his sobriety, and to perform his hit "Young Homie" from his upcoming debut CD!
Ewan McGregor, Drew Brees, Toby Keith EWAN McGREGOR is the most charming and handsome movie star to come out of Scotland since Sean Connery! He took over the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in the most recent "Star Wars" films, and last year he starred in "Beginners," which was one of Ellen's favorite movies of the year! He's here to talk about the performance that meant so much to Ellen and his new film, "Salmon Fishing in the Yemen."And one of Ellen's favorite people in the world, DREW BREES is here! This headline-making all-star quarterback plays for Ellen's home team, the New Orleans Saints. He's getting involved with Dick's Sporting Goods to offer you an opportunity you won't want to miss!Plus, TOBY KEITH will perform the song he wrote as a joke, which has now become one of the biggest hits of his career, "Red Solo Cup," from his #1 album, "Clancy's Tavern." It's a day of all-stars here on Ellen!Also, Ellen has the exclusive trailer for the new Tim Burton film, "Dark Shadows," starring Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Helena Bonham Carter!
Amanda Peet It's St. Patrick's Day! Ellen's got an incredible surprise for one audience member who has the luck of the Irish... a 7-day trip to the Emerald Isle!And Ellen's writer, Amy, is reporting from Ireland! She's investigating how the Irish celebrate St. Patrick's day, as only she can -- at the Guinness Museum. Don't miss this taped piece that is sure to make international headlines!Plus, AMANDA PEET has starred in countless films and TV shows, from "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip" to the action film, "2012." She's here to talk about her life, her two adorable kids, and her new NBC comedy, "Bent."
Jennifer Aniston, The Skating Aratas She's one of the biggest names in Hollywood, one of the most identifiable stars in the world, and one of Ellen's closest friends -- it's JENNIFER ANISTON! She's starring in the film, "Wanderlust," which had Ellen in stitches! It's also the film where she met her very cute and very funny new boyfriend, Justin Theroux. Ellen will be talking to her good friend about her new love, her new film and everything in between!Plus, an incredible skating act that will have you at the edge of your seat! Don't miss THE SKATING ARATAS this Monday
Ed Helms, Kathy Freston
Sophie Grace and Rosie, Channing Tatum It's the return of the most entertaining girls from the UK! SOPHIA GRACE and ROSIE, those two precocious prima donnas from Essex are back and ready to take on the world. They've blown the roof off our studio with spectacular performances, hosted the red carpet at the AMAs, and you won't believe what Ellen has in store for them next!And the incredibly handsome CHANNING TATUM is swinging by to tell Ellen about his heartbreaking film, "The Vow." Channing always gets into trouble when he's here, whether he's revealing racy photos or giving Ellen a lap dance! Today he just might raise the bar.
Big Time Rush, Sophia Vergara Their entire tour sold out in less than a day. BIG TIME RUSH are the newest pop superstars! They're making their Ellen show debut to talk to Ellen about their Nickelodeon series, "Big Time Rush," and to perform their hit, "Music Sounds Better with You," from their CD, "Elevate."SOFIA VERGARA has taken America by storm with her spectacular good looks and her sparkling sense of humor! She tells it like it is on her hit show, "Modern Family," and today she's teaming up with Ellen for some CoverGirl magic! Plus, Amy is going undercover for a hilarious hidden camera adventure you won't want to miss!
Stephen Tyler, Timothy Olyphant, Chris Young He's a legend of rock 'n' roll and a pop culture icon -- STEVEN TYLER is here! His life, his fashion and his music have raised the bar for everyone who follows. He's telling Ellen how it's been to step into the role of judge on "American Idol," something Ellen knows all about!And one of the sexiest stars in television, TIMOTHY OLYPHANT is sitting down with Ellen to tell her about the exciting third season of his thrilling crime drama, "Justified."Plus, the Country Music Award winner for Favorite Artist, CHRIS YOUNG is here to perform his top ten hit, "You."
Julia Roberts, Liam Hemsworth, Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen
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Andrew Garfield, Edie Falco, Mo Isom
Emma Stone, Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw, Time Salaz
Jennifer Love Hewitt, Rascal Flatts, Kym Douglas
Jason Biggs, Colbie Caillat, Common
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Jane Lynch, Alison Sweeney, Bonnie Raitt
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Michelle Obama, Katharine McPhee, Neon Trees
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Wanda Sykes, Bon Iver
Nicole Richie, Jennie Garth, Tom Shadyac
Sharon Osbourne, Maria Menounos & Derek Hough, Roberto Martin
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Jack Black, Cobie Smulders
Adam Levine, Sophia Grace & Rosie,
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Jessica Alba, Scott Caan, Paul
Julianna Margulies, Kevin Nealon
Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr.,
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Carrie Underwood, Anna Kendrick
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Kate Beckinsale, Taylor Kitsch,
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Steve Carell, Brooklyn Decker, Bobby Brown
Ellen's 1500th show
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Katy Perry, Alanis Morissette
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Vince Vaughn, Kat Graham, Bethenny Frankel
Vanessa Williams, Sarah Hyland