Ellen DeGeneres Breaks Down As She Explains Why She Is Ending Her Show

 Ellen DeGeneres was visibly emotional as she revealed she was driven by ‘instinct’ to axe her chat show after 19 years. 


The comedian and actress announced she was stepping down from her eponymous programme on Wednesday, following controversy over an alleged toxic workplace environment. 

Sharing more details about why she is walking away, Ellen told audiences that she knew her 19th series would be her last when she signed a new deal two years ago. 

In her monologue for Thursday’s show which was taped on Wednesday, an emotional Ellen said: ‘You may wonder why I’ve decided to end after 19 seasons. The truth is, I always trust my instincts. 

‘My instinct told me it’s time. As a comedian, I’ve always understood the importance of… timing. ‘In all seriousness, I truly have felt like next season was the right time to end this amazing chapter.’ 

The Ellen DeGeneres Show premiered in 2003 and will end in spring 2022. 

The presenter famously came out as gay in 1997 while starring in Ellen and remains one of the most high-profile LGBT figures in the US.

She compared coming out to leaving The Ellen DeGeneres Show. ‘In 1997, I knew it was time to come out on my sitcom and live my truth,’ she continued.

‘Back then, I had a vivid dream that a bird flew out of a cage and set itself free because it needed to get out of that cage. ‘Recently, I had a dream that a bird, a beautiful bird with bright red feathers, came to my window and whispered, “You can still do stuff on Netflix”. 

And that was the sign I was looking for. 

Ellen also paid tribute to her loyal viewers. ‘So, the past 18 years, you have to know, has changed my life,’ she added. ‘You all have changed my life and I am forever grateful to all of you for watching, for laughing, for dancing … sometimes crying. 

‘This show has been the greatest experience of my life, and I owe it all to you. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.’ 

DeGeneres will discuss her decision to leave on Thursday’s show with guest Oprah Winfrey. 

Last year she apologised to staff after an internal review by Warner Bros found ‘deficiencies related to the show’s day-to-day management’. The review was launched following reports of a toxic work environment on the programme. 

Speaking to the Hollywood Reporter this week, Ellen said: ‘It almost impacted the show. It was very hurtful to me. I mean, very. But if I was quitting the show because of that, I wouldn’t have come back this season.’


No comments

Thank you for reaching out to us. We are happy to receive your opinion and request. If you are need advert or sponsored post, We’re excited you’re considering advertising or sponsoring a post on our blog. Your support is what keeps us going. With the current trend, it’s very obvious content marketing is the way to go. Banner advertising and trying to get customers through Google Adwords may get you customers but it has been proven beyond doubt that Content Marketing has more lasting benefits.
We offer majorly two types of advertising:
1. Sponsored Posts: If you are really interested in publishing a sponsored post or a press release, video content, advertorial or any other kind of sponsored post, then you are at the right place.
WHAT KIND OF SPONSORED POSTS DO WE ACCEPT?
Generally, a sponsored post can be any of the following:
Press release
Advertorial
Video content
Article
Interview
This kind of post is usually written to promote you or your business. However, we do prefer posts that naturally flow with the site’s general content. This means we can also promote artists, songs, cosmetic products and things that you love of all products or services.
DURATION & BONUSES
Every sponsored article will remain live on the site as long as this website exists. The duration is indefinite! Again, we will share your post on our social media channels and our email subscribers too will get to read your article. You’re exposing your article to our: Twitter followers, Facebook fans and other social networks.

We will also try as much as possible to optimize your post for search engines as well.

Submission of Materials : Sponsored post should be well written in English language and all materials must be delivered via electronic medium. All sponsored posts must be delivered via electronic version, either on disk or e-mail on Microsoft Word unless otherwise noted.
PRICING
The price largely depends on if you’re writing the content or we’re to do that. But if your are writing the content, it is $60 per article.

2. Banner Advertising: We also offer banner advertising in various sizes and of course, our prices are flexible. you may choose to for the weekly rate or simply buy your desired number of impressions.

Technical Details And Pricing
Banner Size 300 X 250 pixels : Appears on the home page and below all pages on the site.
Banner Size 728 X 90 pixels: Appears on the top right Corner of the homepage and all pages on the site.
Large rectangle Banner Size (336x280) : Appears on the home page and below all pages on the site.
Small square (200x200) : Appears on the right side of the home page and all pages on the site.
Half page (300x600) : Appears on the right side of the home page and all pages on the site.
Portrait (300x1050) : Appears on the right side of the home page and all pages on the site.
Billboard (970x250) : Appears on the home page.

Submission of Materials : Banner ads can be in jpeg, jpg and gif format. All materials must be deliverd via electronic medium. All ads must be delivered via electronic version, either on disk or e-mail in the ordered pixel dimensions unless otherwise noted.
For advertising offers, send an email with your name,company, website, country and advert or sponsored post you want to appear on our website to omodjk(at)gmail(dot)com

Normally, we should respond within 48 hours.

Sponsored Partner's Advertisement